Usaid Siddiqui

Usaid Siddiqui

Usaid Siddiqui is a producer at Al Jazeera English Online based in Doha.

Coronavirus pandemic

UK risks new lockdown as COVID-19 cases hit peak since May: Live

UK likely to reintroduce coronavirus measures as country records 4,422 new cases, its highest daily total since May 8.

UK risks new lockdown as COVID-19 cases hit peak since May: Live

Coronavirus pandemic

WHO warns Latin America opening too soon: Coronavirus live news

Regional WHO director expresses concern about rising death rates in countries including Mexico, Costa Rica and Ecuador.

WHO warns Latin America opening too soon: Coronavirus live news

Coronavirus pandemic

Greece, France, Palestine report record coronavirus cases: Live

Reported cases worldwide close in on 28 million; more than 905,000 people have died.

Greece, France, Palestine report record coronavirus cases: Live

Coronavirus pandemic

WHO says world must be better prepared for next pandemic: Live

WHO chief Tedros Ghebreyesus has called on countries to invest in public health and to be ready for future pandemics.

WHO says world must be better prepared for next pandemic: Live

Human Rights

India: How a Muslim doctor was incarcerated for raising his voice

Dr Kafeel Khan was released on Tuesday after spending seven months in jail for criticising anti-Muslim citizenship law.

India: How a Muslim doctor was incarcerated for raising his voice

Coronavirus pandemic

'Carelessness' blamed for Turkey's second coronavirus peak: Live

The number of new cases rose by 1,596 to 273,301 in the last 24 hours, while the death toll rose by 45 to 6,462.

'Carelessness' blamed for Turkey's second coronavirus peak: Live

Coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus cases pass 24 million globally: Live news

Spain reports over 3,500 infections; Myanmar imposes lockdown in Rakhine state; Davos meeting delayed to summer 2021.

Coronavirus cases pass 24 million globally: Live news

Coronavirus pandemic

Spain sets new post-lockdown coronavirus cases record: Live

Iran death toll passes 20,000; Finland reimposes travel restrictions; Australia PM say vaccine must be compulsory.

Spain sets new post-lockdown coronavirus cases record: Live

Kashmir

Meet Kashmiri cartoonist taking a dig at Indian rule

Mir Suhail speaks to Al Jazeera one year after India revoked region's limited autonomy and imposed security lockdown.

Meet Kashmiri cartoonist taking a dig at Indian rule

Coronavirus pandemic

Global coronavirus cases approach 20 million: Live updates

Global infections approach 20 million as virus deaths around the world exceeds 700,000.

Global coronavirus cases approach 20 million: Live updates

Coronavirus pandemic

Greece sets coronavirus cases record; 10,000 dead in Chile: Live

UK logs more than 1,000 new cases; US infections surpass 5 million; nearly 200 doctors in India affected.

 Greece sets coronavirus cases record; 10,000 dead in Chile: Live

Coronavirus pandemic

France sets new post-lockdown coronavirus cases record: Live

Over 2,200 new daily infections were reported in France as the US surpassed more than 160,000 deaths.

France sets new post-lockdown coronavirus cases record: Live