Imran Khan

Imran Khan

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

Middle East

Iraq's Sadrists withdraw support for protest movement

Iraq's largest political bloc - the Sadrists - have withdrawn their support for anti-government protest movement.

Iraq's Sadrists withdraw support for protest movement

Middle East

Iraq protesters threaten to block main roads

In Babil province, demonstrators are demanding political changes amid an economic crisis.

Iraq protesters threaten to block main roads

Middle East

Israel arrests Palestinian university students

Israeli army is accusing occupied West Bank's most prestigious university, Birzeit, of being recruitment centre for what it calls 'terrorism'.

Israel arrests Palestinian university students

Middle East

Illegal settlements: Israel starts constructing road in Hebron

There are also proposals to build a Jewish neighbourhood in the city’s market.

Illegal settlements: Israel starts constructing road in Hebron

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