Tahiat Mahboob

Tahiat Mahboob is a Senior Writer at CBC Radio. Her work appears on the The Sunday Magazine, The Current, As It Happens and other shows. She has also worked for CBC Docs, CBC Music and CBC Arts. Tahiat started her career in 2001 as a print reporter in Bangladesh. She spent 15 years in New York City, studying, freelancing and teaching at the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. Before moving to Toronto, she was a Senior Multimedia Producer at the Asia Society. Her work focused on policy, education, business and arts in Asia.

Latest from Tahiat Mahboob

Join Piya Chattopadhyay as she launches The Sunday Magazine

Starting Sept. 13, Chattopadhyay will present a smart mix of long-form conversations that cut deep and mine the forces driving our society, politics and cultures today. The program will take time for deep exploration, but always make space for music, surprise, delight, and fun

Party on St. Patrick's: 17 songs to aid the stay-at-home revelry

Social distancing can be made better with feel-good party anthems.

Group helps identify ISIS fighters fleeing northern Syria

As ISIS militants flee their falling strongholds, a Syrian activist group is trying to track them and make sure they don't infiltrate other parts of the world

5 Canadian acts inspired by Buffy Sainte-Marie

Allan Waters Humanitarian Award recipient Buffy Sainte-Marie has been a musical inspiration to many. Here are five such Canadian musical acts.

Girls to the front: an all-women playlist for Junos 2017

In a year when the Junos are dominated by men, we put the spotlight on all the women nominees.

Watch Feist's tear-jerking tribute to Leonard Cohen from the Junos

Feist pays tribute to the late Leonard Cohen at the 2017 Juno Awards in Ottawa.

From Drake to Justin Bieber: 5 Juno nominee mash-ups

Ariana Grande, Drake, Justin Bieber, Rihanna, the Weeknd — here's how Raheem D mashed up five Juno 2017 nominees.
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Did Bing Crosby invent the Canadian tuxedo?

The true story of a Vancouver hotel, double denim and a Hollywood legend.

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