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.

Pakistan

Locust plague: Millions at risk of famine

The threat of a billion locusts sweeping across East Africa and South Asia feeding on farms and fields prompts urgent warnings.

Locust plague: Millions at risk of famine

Asia Pacific

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Middle East

Syria military offensive drives humanitarian crisis in north

Air raids and fighting in northwest Syria have displaced hundreds of thousands of people.

Syria military offensive drives humanitarian crisis in north

Asia Pacific

Bushfire crisis: Australia's capital declares state of emergency

Authorities are concerned hot weather and strong winds this weekend will spread a fire south of the city out of control.

Bushfire crisis: Australia's capital declares state of emergency

Africa

Madagascar floods: Fears of hunger and malnourishment

At least 16,000 people have been displaced by floods across seven regions of Madagascar in recent days.

Madagascar floods: Fears of hunger and malnourishment

Asia

India campus violence: Nationwide solidarity protests held

Protests across India condemning masked group attacks on students and staff in New Delhi university.

India campus violence: Nationwide solidarity protests held

Asia Pacific

Indonesia flash floods: At least 60 people killed

Indonesia in grip of worst floods anyone can remember, and even more rain is coming.

Indonesia flash floods: At least 60 people killed

Africa

Why Eritrea's leader was left out of Ethiopia's Nobel Peace Prize

Ethiopia's leader Abiy Ahmed will receive the Nobel Peace Prize for his efforts to resolve the conflict with Eritrea.

Why Eritrea's leader was left out of Ethiopia's Nobel Peace Prize

Africa

East African states devastated by floods

Nearly 300 people have been killed and millions affected across region, with disaster taking large toll on South Sudanese refugees.

East African states devastated by floods

Africa

Nearly half of Zimbabweans face hunger, starvation

Natural and man-made disasters have combined to create some of the worst conditions Zimbabwe has seen in about a decade.

Nearly half of Zimbabweans face hunger, starvation

Latin America

Venezuelan migrants caught in crossfire of Colombia protests

Activists say incidents of racism and xenophobia against Venezuelans in Colombia have increased over the past 10 days.

Venezuelan migrants caught in crossfire of Colombia protests

Africa

More than 270,000 displaced by deadly Somalia floods

Deaths reported as severe floods could be worsened by another tropical storm that could affect about one million people in east Africa.

More than 270,000 displaced by deadly Somalia floods