David Child

David Child

David Child is an Assistant Producer at Al Jazeera English Online, based in Doha. 

New Zealand

New Zealand bans sale of assault, semi-automatic rifles: PM

Weapons ban aims 'to prevent an act of terror from ever happening again in our country', prime minister says.

New Zealand bans sale of assault, semi-automatic rifles: PM

New Zealand attack

New Zealand attack: Pakistani expat family mourns with pride

Naeem Rasheed and his son, Talha, were among 50 people killed in attacks on Al Noor and Linwood mosques last week.

New Zealand attack: Pakistani expat family mourns with pride

New Zealand attack

Families of Christchurch attack victims bury their loved ones

New Zealand PM Ardern says 30 victims now identified and available to families for burial as first services begin.

Families of Christchurch attack victims bury their loved ones

New Zealand attack

NZ police release bodies of six Christchurch attack victims

A dozen mosque shootings victims have been identified, police say, amid growing frustration over burial delays.

NZ police release bodies of six Christchurch attack victims

New Zealand attack

'There was blood everywhere': NZ mosque attack survivor

Somali-born Abdi Sheikh Hassan says he never thought New Zealand would witness such horror as the Christchurch attacks.

'There was blood everywhere': NZ mosque attack survivor

New Zealand

Student vigil for NZ mosque victims brings thousands together

Carrying candles and guitars, thousands of students in Christchurch gather to mourn victims of mosque attacks.

 Student vigil for NZ mosque victims brings thousands together

New Zealand attack

Grief and frustration as families wait to bury NZ attack victims

Racked by anguish, the relatives of those killed in two mosque attacks are desperate to lay loved ones to rest.

Grief and frustration as families wait to bury NZ attack victims

Democratic Republic of the Congo

'Toxic' atmosphere undermining DRC Ebola outbreak response: MSF

Medical charity raises alarm over 'deepening community distrust' as deadly epidemic continues to claim lives.

'Toxic' atmosphere undermining DRC Ebola outbreak response: MSF

United Kingdom

British government vows to tackle 'scourge' of deadly knife crime

Critics blame austerity measures for increase in violence as Prime Minister Theresa May calls summit on fatal stabbings.

British government vows to tackle 'scourge' of deadly knife crime

India

India has the world's worst air pollution: report

India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and China are home to the 50 cities worldwide with the dirtiest air, new study shows.

India has the world's worst air pollution: report

Brazil

In Rio, military intervention leaves behind a troubled legacy

Multimillion-dollar operation exacerbated 'confrontation, shootings' and fuelled surge in police killings, critics say.

In Rio, military intervention leaves behind a troubled legacy

Brazil

Bolsonaro threatens to withdraw Brazil from UN migration pact

Brazilian president slams freshly-minted global accord, saying rules will be made 'without external influence'.

Bolsonaro threatens to withdraw Brazil from UN migration pact