David Child

David Child

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

UK Election 2019

Labour's 'red wall' creaks as loyal voters consider other parties

Brexit has transformed traditional electoral battle lines. Can the ruling Conservatives win over Labour heartlands?

Labour's 'red wall' creaks as loyal voters consider other parties

UK Election 2019

Infographic: What you need to know about the UK election

Britons will head to the polls on December 12 for a snap general election called to break the UK's Brexit gridlock.

Infographic: What you need to know about the UK election

United Kingdom

Hard Times: One UK town's struggle in the age of austerity

In one English town, residents describe their battle against a decade of cuts that made lives 'smaller and harder'.

Hard Times: One UK town's struggle in the age of austerity

UK Election 2019

Britain's 'Brexit election': All you need to know about the vote

Brexit is high on the agenda after months of political deadlock. Will the general election break the impasse?

Britain's 'Brexit election': All you need to know about the vote

Abiy Ahmed

Ethiopia's Abiy wins Nobel award: How the world reacted

Ethiopian PM gains global peace prize amid cautions over 'far from done' reforms and unfinished diplomatic efforts.

Ethiopia's Abiy wins Nobel award: How the world reacted

Turkey-Syria border

US pullback from northern Syria: Key questions answered

As US makes way for Turkey to launch a major military operation in northeastern Syria, here's all you need to know.

US pullback from northern Syria: Key questions answered

Ebola

DRC: Roll-out of second Ebola vaccine confirmed amid criticism

The WHO says second Ebola vaccine will be used from mid-October, while MSF slams response efforts as 'too slow'.

DRC: Roll-out of second Ebola vaccine confirmed amid criticism

Ebola

Tanzania not sharing information on suspected Ebola cases: WHO

East African country yet to comment on WHO rebuke, but had previously told UN health agency it had no cases of Ebola.

Tanzania not sharing information on suspected Ebola cases: WHO

Brazil

The Amazon is burning: What you need to know

Where are the fires? Why is the Amazon important? Six things to know about the fires burning in the 'lungs of Earth'.

The Amazon is burning: What you need to know

Brazil

Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro cancels US visit amid protests

Brazilian president drops plan to attend New York gala in his honour, citing 'resistance and deliberate attacks'.

Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro cancels US visit amid protests

Democratic Republic of the Congo

DR Congo records 1,000th Ebola death in current outbreak

Epidemic continues to claim lives in eastern DRC amid climate of mistrust, repeated attacks on health workers.

DR Congo records 1,000th Ebola death in current outbreak

Sri Lanka bombings

Amid gov't disarray, Sri Lanka emergency powers 'ripe for abuse'

State of emergency in wake of Easter Sunday attacks grants security forces sweeping powers, sets new media restrictions.

Amid gov't disarray, Sri Lanka emergency powers 'ripe for abuse'