Priyanka Gupta

Priyanka Gupta

Priyanka Gupta is a journalist with Al Jazeera English. She is specialized in covering issues of human rights, gender, health, politics and conflict in East and North-east India. She is a Fulbright-Nehru scholar and has a degree in journalism from Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.

Africa

UN peacekeepers failed to protect civilians last year

MSF says the deployed force did not protect civilians in the city of Batangafo, where at least 15 people were killed.

UN peacekeepers failed to protect civilians last year

War & Conflict

Yemen's Houthi forces kill Saudi soldiers in combat

Houthi fighters in Yemen say they have launched a major attack across the border with Saudi Arabia reportedly killing Saudi soldiers.

Yemen's Houthi forces kill Saudi soldiers in combat

Middle East

Hospitals in Yemen unable to cope with swine flu

Yemen's crumbling hospitals are overwhelmed by a new health crisis, an outbreak of swine flu.

Hospitals in Yemen unable to cope with swine flu

Middle East

Sudan protests: Amnesty decries government attack on hospital

Rights groups accuse the Sudanese government of using excessive force against demonstrators.

Sudan protests: Amnesty decries government attack on hospital

Africa

Teachers join doctors in Zimbabwe strike

Teachers are joining doctors on strike, demanding the government to do more to help make ends meet.

Teachers join doctors in Zimbabwe strike

Syria's War

Explainer: How important is Syria's Idlib?

What are the humanitarian and regional consequences of launching a military offensive in the last remaining rebel stronghold?

Explainer: How important is Syria's Idlib?

Middle East

Cancer patients in Yemen struggle to survive as options diminish

Even before the war, many Yemenis could not afford treatment, but now it has become nearly impossible as one specialised cancer treatment facility, that does not even have the means to provide chemotherapy, may soon shut down.

Cancer patients in Yemen struggle to survive as options diminish

Asia

Kathua rape case: Court moves trial of out of Kashmir

India's Supreme Court has ruled that the trial of the men accused of the rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl must be moved to another state after her family and lawyer said they faced death threats.

Kathua rape case: Court moves trial of out of Kashmir

Asia

Protests after Indian troops kill three rebels in Kashmir

Police have imposed a curfew in some parts of the main city of Srinagar and have shut down schools and businesses.

Protests after Indian troops kill three rebels in Kashmir

Syria's War

Letters to Raqqa's missing

Al Jazeera brings the accounts of those whose loved ones were abducted and held by ISIL in Syria's Raqqa.

Letters to Raqqa's missing

Shorts

India's Ambulance Dada

India’s Karimul Haque, also known as Ambulance Dada, has saved 4,000 lives with his motorcycle.

India's Ambulance Dada

Syria's War

Raqqa: 'Seeing dead bodies is normal now'

As battle for ISIL-held Raqqa enters its final stages, those on the ground lament civilian casualties.

Raqqa: 'Seeing dead bodies is normal now'