Imran Khan

Imran Khan

Imran Khan is a roving correspondent based out of Doha, covering the Middle East and South Asia.

Middle East

Iraq protests: Three days of mourning announced

Country in mourning as protesters say pledges to combat corruption do not go far enough.

Iraq protests: Three days of mourning announced

Middle East

Death toll rises in Iraq protest crackdown

In the past week, more than 110 people have died during a nationwide uprising against the government.

Death toll rises in Iraq protest crackdown

Middle East

Iraq protests: Death toll nears 100

The protesters are demanding their basic rights - employment and services.

Iraq protests: Death toll nears 100

Middle East

'System needs to change': What do the Iraqi protesters want?

Protests over lack of jobs, services, and government corruption erupt in Baghdad and quickly spread to other Iraqi cities, killing dozens.

'System needs to change': What do the Iraqi protesters want?

Middle East

Iraq PM lifts Baghdad curfew

Adel Abdul Mahdi declares curfew lifted in the capital for Saturday morning as death toll in protests across Iraq grows.

Iraq PM lifts Baghdad curfew

Asia

Kashmir crackdown: Restore normal life, says India's top court

Despite the Indian government claiming that everything is back to normal, Kashmiri media organisations say their staff are harassed and often fail to get to work because of roadblocks.

Kashmir crackdown: Restore normal life, says India's top court

Europe

Russia: Arrests for buying life-saving drugs online

Authorities have banned some medicines that contain mood-altering substances, to prevent non-medical usage.

Russia: Arrests for buying life-saving drugs online

Europe

Russia protests: Government crackdown intensifies

The government is using all of the tools at its disposal to suppress the movement.

Russia protests: Government crackdown intensifies

Press Freedom

Pakistan's journalists vow to fight against increasing censorship

Three private news channels have been ordered off the air and 21 others have received notices of closure from the government.

Pakistan's journalists vow to fight against increasing censorship

Middle East

Sudan protesters threaten civil disobedience campaign

One of the senior leaders of the protest movement says the two-day strike was a success but challenges lie ahead.

Sudan protesters threaten civil disobedience campaign

Africa

Sudan strike: Pregnant woman killed at protest

Tensions are high on the streets of Khartoum as protest leaders vow to continue their actions.

Sudan strike: Pregnant woman killed at protest

Middle East

Sudanese protesters strike over civilian rule, challenging army

Two-day nationwide strike in Sudan to pressurise army to pave way for civilian transitional government.

Sudanese protesters strike over civilian rule, challenging army