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.Kabul, Afghanistan
The Pulitzer citation comes a day after already chaotic Kabul was hit by twin explosions. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@Pulitzer)

  • A $100,000 grant has also been awarded to them by the Committee to Protect Journalists
  • The Pultizer citation comes a day after Kabul was hit by twin explosions
  • Danish Siddiqui, a Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalist was recently killed in Afghanistan

Washington, Jul 29 (PTI) Pulitzer Prize-winning Indian photojournalist Danish Siddiqui was not simply killed in a crossfire in Afghanistan, nor was he simply collateral damage, but was "brutally ...

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
People mourn the death of Danish Siddiqui. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • "We are not aware during whose firing the journalist was killed," Taliban said
  • Danish Siddiqui was killed while covering clashes between Afghan troops and the Taliban
  • Siddiqui had won a Pulitzer-prize in 2018

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The video of George Floyd's murder spurred worldwide rallies against racial injustice. (Photo Credits: Instagram/@darnella_frazier03)

  • Darnella Frazer taped a police officer killing George Floyd
  • She was given a "special citation" for her "courageous" reporting 
  • The Pulitzer Prize is an award given in the United States for achievements in journalism

The Pulitzer Awards were announced on Friday. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@PulitzerPrizes)

  • New York Times' public service prize is being shared multiple departments of the organisation
  • Associated Press won two awards in photography
  • Most awards are related to covering the COVID-19 pandemic and the killing of George Floyd