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Danish Siddiqui poses for a picture at Columbia University's Low Memorial Library during the Pulitzer Prize giving ceremony, in New York, US.(Reuters / File)

Danish Siddiqui was killed after being left behind, Afghan general says

Reuters |
UPDATED ON AUG 24, 2021 09:54 PM IST
First reports indicated Siddiqui was killed in crossfire while trying to take photographs in the bazaar at Spin Boldak, a hotly contested Afghan border crossing with Pakistan.
A candlelight tribute to Pulitzer prize winner photojournalist Danish Siddiqui, who was killed in clashes with Taliban in Afghanistan.(PTI Photo)
A candlelight tribute to Pulitzer prize winner photojournalist Danish Siddiqui, who was killed in clashes with Taliban in Afghanistan.(PTI Photo)

Photojournalist Danish Siddiqui was executed by Taliban: Report

PTI | , Washington
PUBLISHED ON JUL 30, 2021 12:08 AM IST
Siddiqui, 38, was on assignment in Afghanistan when he died. The award-winning journalist was killed while covering clashes between Afghan troops and the Taliban in Spin Boldak district of Kandahar city.
Danish Siddiqui was an Indian photojournalist and had won many global accolades including the Pulitzer Prize in 2018.(Source - Twitter)
Danish Siddiqui was an Indian photojournalist and had won many global accolades including the Pulitzer Prize in 2018.(Source - Twitter)

Afghan president Ashraf Ghani calls up slain journalist Danish Siddiqui’s father

Written by Srivatsan K C | Edited by Avik Roy, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 23, 2021 12:03 AM IST
President Ghani called Siddiqui’s death a great loss for the journalism fraternity.
Saurabh Walkar left for Kabul from New Delhi on July 9 and returned on July 18. (Saurabh Walker/Instagram)
Saurabh Walkar left for Kabul from New Delhi on July 9 and returned on July 18. (Saurabh Walker/Instagram)

Fear, fraternity and cricket in tense Kabul

By Sanjjeev K Samyal, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON JUL 22, 2021 04:49 PM IST
  • Video analyst for the last 12 years, Saurabh Walkar was in Kabul when Indian photojournalist, Danish Siddiqui, was killed while covering the Afghan conflict.
A candlelight tribute to Pulitzer prize winner photojournalist Danish Siddiqui, who was killed in clashes with Taliban in Afghanistan, at the press club in Guwahati, on Sunday.(PTI Photo)
A candlelight tribute to Pulitzer prize winner photojournalist Danish Siddiqui, who was killed in clashes with Taliban in Afghanistan, at the press club in Guwahati, on Sunday.(PTI Photo)

Danish Siddiqui's body to be buried at Jamia Millia Islamia graveyard

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JUL 18, 2021 06:08 PM IST
Danish Siddiqui had studied at AJK Mass Communication Research Centre (MCRC) from 2005 -2007. His father Akhtar Siddiqui was the Dean of Faculty of Education there.
A rescue operation continues after 15 people fell into a well at Ganjbasoda area, in Vidisha on Friday. (ANI Photo)
A rescue operation continues after 15 people fell into a well at Ganjbasoda area, in Vidisha on Friday. (ANI Photo)

News updates from HT: 11 bodies recovered from Madhya Pradesh well

By hindustantimes.com, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JUL 17, 2021 08:50 AM IST
Here are today’s top news, analysis and opinion at 1 PM. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.
"Danish Siddiqui leaves behind an extraordinary body of work. He won the Pulitzer Prize for photography and was embedded with the Afghan Forces in Kandahar. Sharing one of his pictures below. Sincere condolences. RIP," Thakur said in a tweet.(AFP)
"Danish Siddiqui leaves behind an extraordinary body of work. He won the Pulitzer Prize for photography and was embedded with the Afghan Forces in Kandahar. Sharing one of his pictures below. Sincere condolences. RIP," Thakur said in a tweet.(AFP)

I&B condoles Indian photojournalist Danish Siddiqui's death in Afghanistan

PTI | | Posted by Shanza Khan, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JUL 16, 2021 10:27 PM IST
Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Anurag Thakur pays condolence to Danish Siddiqui, Indian photojournalist who dies in Afghanistan while covering fighting between Afghan troops and the Taliban on Friday.
Foreign secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla addresses told an UNSC meeting on protection of civilians in armed conflict there needs to be zero tolerance for terrorism .(File photo)
Foreign secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla addresses told an UNSC meeting on protection of civilians in armed conflict there needs to be zero tolerance for terrorism .(File photo)

Condemn killing of Indian journalist in Kandahar: Harsh Shringla at UNSC

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Avik Roy, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 16, 2021 10:13 PM IST
An official familiar with the development said that the Indian embassy in Kabul is in touch with Afghan authorities to repatriate the mortal remains of Danish Siddiqui.
Congress leader Manish Tewari.
Congress leader Manish Tewari.

News updates from HT: Manish Tewari fuels speculation on power tussle

By hindustantimes.com, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 16, 2021 04:54 PM IST
Here are today’s top news, analysis and opinion. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.
Danish Siddiqui. (Source: Twitter)
Danish Siddiqui. (Source: Twitter)

Indian journalist killed in line of duty by Taliban

By Rezaul H Laskar, Shiv Sunny, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 17, 2021 06:05 AM IST
Afghanistan’s Tolo News channel cited sources as saying that Siddiqui was killed in Spin Boldak district of Kandahar. It didn’t give further details
Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer Adnan Abidi(Jasjeet Plaha/HT Photo)
Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer Adnan Abidi(Jasjeet Plaha/HT Photo)

Wanted to show the plight of the Rohingyas: Pulitzer-winning photographer Adnan Abidi

Hindustan Times | By Jasjeet Plaha, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 29, 2018 05:57 PM IST
Adnan Abidi, the first Indian photojournalist along with Danish Siddiqui to win the Pulitzer Prize, talks to us about his award-winning coverage of the Rohingya crisis
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