Danish Siddiqui

Shot between life and death

Danish Siddiqui, one of the finest photojournalists in the world, was killed while embedded with Afghan security forces during conflict with the Taliban in Kandahar last week.

published on : 2nd September 2021

Indian photojournalist Danish Siddiqui was executed by Taliban: Report

During this assault, shrapnel hit Siddiqui, and so he and his team went to a local mosque where he received first aid.

published on : 30th July 2021

Kabul mission asks Indians to remain cautious

In view of the killing of Pulitzer Prize winning photojournalist Danish Siddiqui in Kandahar, the advisory urged Indian media to establish contact with the embassy for briefings.

published on : 25th July 2021

Danish Siddiqui laid to rest at Jamia Millia Islamia graveyard

Siddiqui's body arrived at the Delhi airport in the evening and was later brought to his residence in Jamia Nagar where a huge crowd, including his family and friends, had gathered.

published on : 19th July 2021

Photojournalist Danish Siddiqui to be buried at Jamia Millia Islamia graveyard

Danish Siddiqui had studied at AJK Mass Communication Research Centre (MCRC) from 2005 -2007.

published on : 18th July 2021

Editors Guild condoles Danish Siddiqui's death, condemns social media trolling after his death

Press Association and the Indian Women Press Corps said Siddiqui's death while on duty in a conflict situation has once again highlighted the poor safety conditions of the scribes.

published on : 18th July 2021

Behind passionate photojournalist, a calm and quiet son: Father remembers Danish Siddiqui

Although his voice was choking, Akhtar made is amply clear that Danish was their pride and honour.

published on : 17th July 2021

Global media watchdogs condemn killing of Reuters photojournalist Danish Siddiqui in Afghanistan 

Siddiqui, 38, was killed while covering clashes between Afghan troops and the Taliban in Spin Boldak district of Kandahar city.

published on : 17th July 2021

Danish Siddiqui: A gem of a person for well-wishers, colleagues

Khan is not alone. For Jamia faculty, friends, and colleagues, the loss of the man who shot some of the most iconic pictures in the recent years was personal.

published on : 17th July 2021

Danish Siddiqui: Creator of iconic images trolled even in death

The news of  Reuters photojournalist and Pulitzer prize winner Danish Siddiqui’s death drew strange reactions from right wing extremists on social media on Friday. 

published on : 17th July 2021

India condemns killing of photojournalist Danish Siddiqui in Afghanistan: FS Shringla at UNSC

The award-winning journalist was killed while covering clashes between Afghan troops and the Taliban in Spin Boldak district of Kandahar city.

published on : 16th July 2021

Body of Indian photojournalist Danish Siddiqui handed over by Taliban to Red Cross: Sources

India has been informed about the handing over of the body by the Taliban to the ICRC and Indian authorities are working on bringing it back, they said.

published on : 16th July 2021

I&B Minister, Press Club condole death of Indian photojournalist Danish Siddiqui in Afghanistan

Based in Mumbai, Siddiqui had received the Pulitzer Prize as part of the Photography staff of Reuters news agency.

published on : 16th July 2021

Indian photojournalist Danish Siddiqui killed in Afghanistan's Kandahar province

Siddiqui who was in his early 40s, was killed during clashes in Spin Boldak district in Kandahar, Tolo News quoted sources as saying

published on : 16th July 2021