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# india - Tuesday 16 February, 2021

Scientists baffled by plummeting levels of coronavirus infections in India
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Scientists baffled by plummeting levels of coronavirus infections in India

Feb 16th 2021, 10:26 AM 102,728 Views 89 Comments

There are several theories behind the dipping numbers.

# india - Thursday 11 February, 2021

Indian rescuers begin drilling debris-filled tunnel in bid to reach dozens of people trapped inside
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Indian rescuers begin drilling debris-filled tunnel in bid to reach dozens of people trapped inside

Feb 11th 2021, 9:52 AM 9,003 Views 0 Comments

The cause of the disaster is thought to have been a chunk of glacier breaking off.

# india - Monday 8 February, 2021

At least 18 deaths and 200 people are missing after glacier disaster in India
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At least 18 deaths and 200 people are missing after glacier disaster in India

Feb 8th 2021, 12:15 PM 13,381 Views 5 Comments

Most of those missing were working at the two power plants. Some were trapped in two tunnels cut off by the floods and by mud and rocks.

# india - Saturday 30 January, 2021

Protesting Indian farmers begin hunger strike amid fury against government
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Protesting Indian farmers begin hunger strike amid fury against government

Jan 30th 2021, 3:54 PM 14,995 Views 14 Comments

The hunger strike coincides with the anniversary of the death of independence leader Mahatma Gandhi.

# india - Wednesday 9 December, 2020

Lead and nickel found in blood of patients in India with mystery illness
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Lead and nickel found in blood of patients in India with mystery illness

Dec 9th 2020, 1:17 PM 21,665 Views 7 Comments

Health officials and experts are baffled by how the heavy metals got into the patients’ blood.

# india - Monday 7 December, 2020

Unidentified illness leaves hundreds hospitalised and one dead in India
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Unidentified illness leaves hundreds hospitalised and one dead in India

Dec 7th 2020, 5:23 PM 44,543 Views 26 Comments

Symptoms range from nausea and anxiety to loss of consciousness.

# india - Saturday 14 November, 2020

Over 1 billion Indians celebrate Diwali amid pandemic and pollution fears
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Over 1 billion Indians celebrate Diwali amid pandemic and pollution fears

Nov 14th 2020, 6:35 PM 35,042 Views 10 Comments

The Hindu festival is usually celebrated by socialising and exchanging gifts, but the coronavirus has cast a shadow over festivities.

# india - Sunday 20 September, 2020

India set to overtake US as country worst hit by coronavirus
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India set to overtake US as country worst hit by coronavirus

Sep 20th 2020, 7:50 AM 24,595 Views 17 Comments

Today’s surge raised the country’s virus tally to more than 5.4 million.

# india - Wednesday 16 September, 2020

India's confirmed Covid-19 cases passes 5 million as it closes in on US for highest number globally
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India's confirmed Covid-19 cases passes 5 million as it closes in on US for highest number globally

Sep 16th 2020, 7:45 AM 17,351 Views 15 Comments

A further 90,000 new cases were confirmed in the last 24 hours, alone.

# india - Monday 7 September, 2020

India overtakes Brazil for second-most coronavirus cases
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India overtakes Brazil for second-most coronavirus cases

Sep 7th 2020, 6:59 AM 12,984 Views 18 Comments

India has recorded more than 4.2 million Covid-19 infections.

# india - Saturday 5 September, 2020

'The worst is yet to come': Covid-19 cases in India passes four million
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'The worst is yet to come': Covid-19 cases in India passes four million

Sep 5th 2020, 1:26 PM 37,016 Views 20 Comments

Authorities recorded 86,432 cases in 24 hours in India.

# india - Monday 31 August, 2020

Former president of India dies after testing positive for Covid-19
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Former president of India dies after testing positive for Covid-19

Aug 31st 2020, 7:58 PM 27,385 Views 12 Comments

The 84-year-old had recently undergone emergency surgery for a blood clot in his brain.

# india - Sunday 30 August, 2020

India sees record jump in daily coronavirus cases
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India sees record jump in daily coronavirus cases

Aug 30th 2020, 7:22 AM 30,356 Views 5 Comments

It now has the fastest-growing daily coronavirus caseload of any country in the world.

# india - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

Search for survivors after India building collapse
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Search for survivors after India building collapse

Aug 25th 2020, 7:49 AM 11,156 Views 0 Comments

The accident in the town of Mahad forced three disaster response teams to work through the night.

# india - Monday 24 August, 2020

At least 70 people feared trapped after five-storey building collapses in India
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At least 70 people feared trapped after five-storey building collapses in India

Aug 24th 2020, 4:59 PM 12,195 Views 0 Comments

The building comprised 47 flats, police in the town of Mahad – 120 kilometres south of Mumbai – said.

# india - Friday 14 August, 2020

India overtakes Britain with fourth highest coronavirus death toll
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India overtakes Britain with fourth highest coronavirus death toll

Aug 14th 2020, 12:54 PM 16,176 Views 13 Comments

The Health Ministry reported 1,007 deaths in the past 24 hours, to make a total of 48,040.

# india - Saturday 8 August, 2020

Survivors of India air crash describe terrifying ordeal on hilltop runway
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Survivors of India air crash describe terrifying ordeal on hilltop runway

Aug 8th 2020, 1:32 PM 31,892 Views 8 Comments

Eighteen people were killed and more than 120 injured in the crash in Kerala.

Latin America and the Caribbean have now surpassed Europe for Covid-19 deaths
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Latin America and the Caribbean have now surpassed Europe for Covid-19 deaths

Aug 8th 2020, 9:39 AM 28,631 Views 9 Comments

Meanwhile, in India, the number of cases have doubled in three weeks.

# india - Friday 7 August, 2020

At least 16 dead and dozens injured after plane skids off runway in India
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At least 16 dead and dozens injured after plane skids off runway in India

Updated Aug 7th 2020, 10:40 PM 57,301 Views 17 Comments

The plane crash landed at Calicut International Airport in the South Indian State of Kerala.

Red alert issued as heavy monsoon rain triggers fatal mudslide in India
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Red alert issued as heavy monsoon rain triggers fatal mudslide in India

Aug 7th 2020, 3:01 PM 10,670 Views 1 Comment

At least 15 people have died, while 20 homes have been buried in Kerala state.

India's coronavirus cases reach over two million
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India's coronavirus cases reach over two million

Aug 7th 2020, 7:33 AM 16,974 Views 17 Comments

The country has the third-highest number of cases in the world.

# india - Thursday 25 June, 2020

Covid-19 precautions increase after cases surge in various hotspots worldwide
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Covid-19 precautions increase after cases surge in various hotspots worldwide

Jun 25th 2020, 8:28 AM 38,051 Views 11 Comments

Indonesia is expected to pass the 50,000 mark for confirmed infections today.

# india - Tuesday 23 June, 2020

Covid-19 numbers surge globally as many nations ease lockdowns
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Covid-19 numbers surge globally as many nations ease lockdowns

Jun 23rd 2020, 10:31 AM 23,169 Views 15 Comments

India has been recording about 15,000 new infections each day, and some states are considering fresh lockdown measures.

# india - Monday 22 June, 2020

Partial solar eclipse wows stargazers in Africa, Asia and the Middle East
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Partial solar eclipse wows stargazers in Africa, Asia and the Middle East

Jun 22nd 2020, 3:20 PM 9,543 Views 7 Comments

It was known as a ‘ring of fire’ because the moon covered most, but not all, of the sun

# india - Tuesday 16 June, 2020

India-China tensions: 20 troops killed in deadliest border clash between nuclear nations in 45 years
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India-China tensions: 20 troops killed in deadliest border clash between nuclear nations in 45 years

Updated Jun 16th 2020, 10:43 PM 39,263 Views 49 Comments

Brawls erupt regularly between the Asian giants across their disputed 3,500-kilometre frontier, but no-one has been killed since 1975.

# india - Sunday 14 June, 2020

Former Ireland international set for managerial stint in India
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Former Ireland international set for managerial stint in India

Jun 14th 2020, 4:03 PM 10,780 Views 2 Comments

Curtis Fleming has a new role with Punjab FC.

# india - Wednesday 3 June, 2020

Mumbai re-introduces some Covid-19 restrictions ahead of city's first cyclone in 70 years
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Mumbai re-introduces some Covid-19 restrictions ahead of city's first cyclone in 70 years

Jun 3rd 2020, 9:26 AM 15,604 Views 4 Comments

Cyclone Nisarga is expected to make landfall around 100km from Mumbai this afternoon.

# india - Saturday 25 April, 2020

Countries around the world including the US and India begin to lift restrictions
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Countries around the world including the US and India begin to lift restrictions

Apr 25th 2020, 3:51 PM 33,448 Views 39 Comments

It comes as the global death toll has edged closer to 200,000.

# india - Tuesday 24 March, 2020

Coronavirus: India puts 1.3 billion people under 'total lockdown'
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Coronavirus: India puts 1.3 billion people under 'total lockdown'

Mar 24th 2020, 8:11 PM 61,559 Views 82 Comments

Police are patrolling the streets and used loud megaphones to tell residents to stay indoors.

# india - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Death toll rises to 20 after Delhi riots during Trump trip
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Death toll rises to 20 after Delhi riots during Trump trip

Feb 26th 2020, 8:41 AM 16,204 Views 15 Comments

The unrest is continuing over a controversial citizenship law which excludes Muslims.

# india - Friday 31 January, 2020

Man shot dead in India after taking over 20 children hostage at his daughter's birthday
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Man shot dead in India after taking over 20 children hostage at his daughter's birthday

Jan 31st 2020, 8:56 AM 23,421 Views 42 Comments

His wife was also beaten to death during the incident.

# india - Thursday 19 December, 2019

1,200 people detained in India amid widespread protests over new citizenship law
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1,200 people detained in India amid widespread protests over new citizenship law

Dec 19th 2019, 10:18 PM 10,907 Views 6 Comments

At least three people were reported to have been killed during protests around the country.

# india - Sunday 8 December, 2019

At least 43 people dead in New Delhi garment factory fire
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At least 43 people dead in New Delhi garment factory fire

Dec 8th 2019, 5:45 PM 11,552 Views 15 Comments

Workers at the factory were earning around €1.80 per day.

# india - Saturday 7 December, 2019

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Indian police investigated over killings of rape suspects

Updated Dec 7th 2019, 11:46 AM 30,869 Views 37 Comments

Five men were arrested in connection with the fire attack.

# india - Friday 6 December, 2019

Indian police shoot dead four men suspected of rape
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Indian police shoot dead four men suspected of rape

Dec 6th 2019, 7:07 AM 31,596 Views 35 Comments

The men were accused of the gang rape of a young woman in Hyderabad.

# india - Thursday 5 December, 2019

Woman set on fire on way to testify against her alleged rapists in India
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Woman set on fire on way to testify against her alleged rapists in India

Dec 5th 2019, 1:54 PM 35,838 Views 44 Comments

It is the latest gruesome case of violence against women in the country.

# india - Sunday 10 November, 2019

Fourteen people killed and others missing as Cyclone Bulbul hits India and Bangladesh
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Fourteen people killed and others missing as Cyclone Bulbul hits India and Bangladesh

Nov 10th 2019, 2:08 PM 7,267 Views 0 Comments

In Bangladesh, six people were killed – five by falling trees – and at least 20 people were injured.

# india - Saturday 9 November, 2019

India's Supreme Court hands site of demolished mosque to Hindus in historic ruling
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India's Supreme Court hands site of demolished mosque to Hindus in historic ruling

Nov 9th 2019, 7:19 AM 12,757 Views 20 Comments

Hindu movs destroyed the 460-year-old mosque in 1992.

# india - Monday 4 November, 2019

New Delhi under 'worst smog levels in recent years' from fumes, emissions and straw burning
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New Delhi under 'worst smog levels in recent years' from fumes, emissions and straw burning

Nov 4th 2019, 10:35 PM 12,069 Views 24 Comments

India’s capital city is blanketed in a poisonous smog every winter.

# india - Wednesday 11 September, 2019

Archbishop of Canterbury prostrates himself in apology over 1919 British massacre in India
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Archbishop of Canterbury prostrates himself in apology over 1919 British massacre in India

Sep 11th 2019, 7:38 AM 38,242 Views 67 Comments

British troops fired on thousands of unarmed men, women and children in Amritsar on 13 April 1919.

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