Washington DC [US], July 30 (ANI): Reuters journalist Danish Siddiqui, who was killed while covering the violence in Afghanistan, was apparently executed by the Taliban, a US-based weekly magazine has claimed.
Pulitzer Prize-winning Indian photojournalist Danish Siddiqui was not simply killed in a crossfire in Afghanistan, nor was he simply collateral damage, but was “brutally murdered” by the Taliban after verifying his identity, according to a report published in a US-based magazine on Thursday. Siddiqui was on assignment in Afghanistan when he died. The award-winning journalist […]
Kabul [Afghanistan], July 23 (ANI): Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani on Thursday called the father of slain Reuters journalist Danish Siddiqui and conveyed his condolences over the demise of his son to his family and friends.
Kathmandu [Nepal], July 21 (ANI): Photojournalists in Nepal on Tuesday evening held a candlelight vigil in memory of Indian photojournalist Danish Siddiqui who lost his life last week while covering a clash between Afghan security forces and Taliban.
Danish Siddiqui, the man who strove to change the world around him a picture at a time, found himself staring at the smoking end of a gun as he was killed in an encounter with the Taliban. He was deployed alongside the security forces as a member of the Press to cover the events in […]
Candle light vigils were held in Delhi and Bengaluru on Saturday to pay homage to Pulitzer Prize winner photojournalist Danish Siddiqui. Siddiqui was killed during clashes between Afghanistan troops and the Taliban in Spin Boldak district in Kandahar on Friday. While holding a candle light meeting at the Press Club of India, the participants said that […]
Washington DC [US], July 17 (ANI): The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) on Saturday said Afghan authorities must conduct a swift and thorough investigation into the killing of Reuters photojournalist Danish Siddiqui.
New Delhi [India], July 16 (ANI): Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani on Friday expressed grief over the demise of Indian photojournalist Danish Siddiqui, who was killed during the ongoing clashes in Afghanistan while covering the Taliban atrocities in the war-torn country.
Pulitzer Prize-winning Reuters Chief Photographer Danish Siddiqui has been killed while covering war in Afghanistan, Tolo News reported on Friday. The Indian photojournalist got caught in clashes in Kandahar’s Spin Boldak district. He was covering the Taliban and Afghan forces war for the last few days in Afghanistan. AFP reported that Afghan forces clashed with […]