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# india - Yesterday’s News

India is suffering its worst pandemic surge with 130,000 daily infections
# India
# India

India is suffering its worst pandemic surge with 130,000 daily infections

Tue 8:55 AM 17,253 Views 0 Comments

Experts say that missteps stemming from the belief that the pandemic was “over” are coming back to haunt the country.

# india - Monday 12 April, 2021

India overtakes Brazil as world's second worst-hit country by Covid-19
# Pandemic
# Pandemic

India overtakes Brazil as world's second worst-hit country by Covid-19

Mon 9:58 AM 18,170 Views 29 Comments

India reported a new daily record of more than 168,000 cases.

# india - Monday 5 April, 2021

India tightens restrictions as Covid-19 cases hit new daily record of over 100,000
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

India tightens restrictions as Covid-19 cases hit new daily record of over 100,000

Apr 5th 2021, 3:35 PM 16,381 Views 13 Comments

Maharashtra, the worst-hit state, recorded nearly 60,000 cases in the last 24 hours.

# india - Sunday 21 March, 2021

Police officers fleeing Myanmar seek asylum in India
# Coup
# Coup

Police officers fleeing Myanmar seek asylum in India

Mar 21st 2021, 8:20 AM 15,743 Views 7 Comments

The military crackdown in Myanmar has forced scores of refugees over the border into India.

# india - Tuesday 16 February, 2021

Scientists baffled by plummeting levels of coronavirus infections in India
# Covid19
# Covid19

Scientists baffled by plummeting levels of coronavirus infections in India

Feb 16th 2021, 10:26 AM 103,642 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
# Glacier
# Glacier

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

Feb 11th 2021, 9:52 AM 9,012 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
# Flash Floods
# Flash Floods

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

Feb 8th 2021, 12:15 PM 13,409 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
# Strike
# Strike

Protesting Indian farmers begin hunger strike amid fury against government

Jan 30th 2021, 3:54 PM 15,011 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
# Andhra Pradesh
# Andhra Pradesh

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

Dec 9th 2020, 1:17 PM 21,666 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
# Andhra Pradesh
# Andhra Pradesh

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
# Celebrations
# Celebrations

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
# Covid19
# Covid19

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
# Rising Numbers
# Rising Numbers

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
# Covid19
# Covid19

India overtakes Brazil for second-most coronavirus cases

Sep 7th 2020, 6:59 AM 12,995 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
# Rising
# Rising

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

Sep 5th 2020, 1:26 PM 37,019 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
# Pranab Mukherjee
# Pranab Mukherjee

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

Aug 31st 2020, 7:58 PM 27,386 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
# India
# India

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
# Mahad
# Mahad

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
# India
# India

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

Aug 24th 2020, 4:59 PM 12,197 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
# India
# India

India overtakes Britain with fourth highest coronavirus death toll

Aug 14th 2020, 12:54 PM 16,178 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
# Kerala
# Kerala

Survivors of India air crash describe terrifying ordeal on hilltop runway

Aug 8th 2020, 1:32 PM 31,899 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
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

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
# CALICUT
# CALICUT

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

Updated Aug 7th 2020, 10:40 PM 57,303 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
# Kerala
# Kerala

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

Aug 7th 2020, 3:01 PM 10,673 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
# Still Rising
# Still Rising

India's coronavirus cases reach over two million

Aug 7th 2020, 7:33 AM 16,976 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
# Pandemic
# Pandemic

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

Jun 25th 2020, 8:28 AM 38,055 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
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Covid-19 numbers surge globally as many nations ease lockdowns

Jun 23rd 2020, 10:31 AM 23,172 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
# Ring Of Fire
# Ring Of Fire

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

Jun 22nd 2020, 3:20 PM 9,550 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
# Himalayas
# Himalayas

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

Updated Jun 16th 2020, 10:43 PM 39,265 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
# Challenge
From The42
# Challenge

Former Ireland international set for managerial stint in India

Jun 14th 2020, 4:03 PM 10,791 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
# Cyclone Nisarga
# Cyclone Nisarga

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

Jun 3rd 2020, 9:26 AM 15,610 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
# Opening Up
# Opening Up

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'
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

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

Mar 24th 2020, 8:11 PM 61,560 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
# India
# India

Death toll rises to 20 after Delhi riots during Trump trip

Feb 26th 2020, 8:41 AM 16,206 Views 18 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
# India
# India

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

Jan 31st 2020, 8:56 AM 23,425 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
# India
# India

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

Dec 19th 2019, 10:18 PM 10,911 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
# New Delhi
# New Delhi

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

Indian police investigated over killings of rape suspects

Indian police investigated over killings of rape suspects

Updated Dec 7th 2019, 11:46 AM 30,871 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
# Hyderabad
# Hyderabad

Indian police shoot dead four men suspected of rape

Dec 6th 2019, 7:07 AM 31,600 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
# Rape
# Rape

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.

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