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# india - Monday 23 May, 2022

Deluges of rain flood parts of India and Bangladesh
# Flooding
# Flooding

Deluges of rain flood parts of India and Bangladesh

Mon 1:33 PM 4,416 Views 0 Comments

At least 24 people have been killed due to the floods in recent weeks.

# india - Friday 13 May, 2022

At least 27 people killed in massive fire in Indian capital
# New Delhi
# New Delhi

At least 27 people killed in massive fire in Indian capital

May 13th 2022, 7:42 PM 8,966 Views 1 Comment

More than 40 people were hospitalised.

Temperatures close to 50 degrees in Pakistan during major South-Asia heatwave
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

Temperatures close to 50 degrees in Pakistan during major South-Asia heatwave

May 13th 2022, 4:57 PM 13,664 Views 18 Comments

“It’s like fire burning all around,” said labourer Shafi Mohammad, who is from a village where residents struggle to find drinking water.

# india - Wednesday 11 May, 2022

Persistent heatwave in India and Pakistan highlights climate crisis devastation
# In The Heat Of It
# In The Heat Of It

Persistent heatwave in India and Pakistan highlights climate crisis devastation

May 11th 2022, 8:00 PM 21,239 Views 31 Comments

The extended hot and dry weather has consequences for water shortages, energy supply, and air quality.

# india - Thursday 28 April, 2022

Early heatwave hits India and Pakistan as temperatures hit 45C causing rubbish dumps to burn
# Heatwave
# Heatwave

Early heatwave hits India and Pakistan as temperatures hit 45C causing rubbish dumps to burn

Apr 28th 2022, 5:41 PM 20,672 Views 0 Comments

Heatwaves have killed over 6,500 people in India since 2010.

# india - Friday 11 March, 2022

India says its military accidentally fired missile into Pakistan
# Tension
# Tension

India says its military accidentally fired missile into Pakistan

Mar 11th 2022, 3:31 PM 16,797 Views 10 Comments

There is a heavy military presence on both sides of the shared border and there have been numerous flare-ups.

# india - Thursday 17 February, 2022

13 women and girls killed in well accident in India
# Kushinagar
# Kushinagar

13 women and girls killed in well accident in India

Feb 17th 2022, 8:48 AM 28,618 Views 0 Comments

The victims were sitting on an iron slab covering the well when it gave way.

# india - Saturday 8 January, 2022

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday
# Albania
# Albania

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Jan 8th 2022, 8:00 PM 22,523 Views 4 Comments

Here’s your round-up of what made the headlines today.

Media watchdog asks India to release Kashmiri journalist
# India
# India

Media watchdog asks India to release Kashmiri journalist

Jan 8th 2022, 3:56 PM 7,839 Views 3 Comments

The watchdog said it was “deeply disturbed” by the arrest of Sajad Gul, an independent journalist and media student.

Indian government renews access to foreign funding for Mother Teresa charity
# Kolkata
# Kolkata

Indian government renews access to foreign funding for Mother Teresa charity

Jan 8th 2022, 11:10 AM 13,352 Views 34 Comments

The government cut off foreign funding to the Missionaries of Charity on Christmas Day and refused to renew its licence.

# india - Saturday 1 January, 2022

Cristiano Ronaldo statue sparks controversy in India
# Debate
From The42
# Debate

Cristiano Ronaldo statue sparks controversy in India

Jan 1st 2022, 3:15 PM 13,857 Views 3 Comments

Protesters with black flags gathered at the site after it was unveiled this week.

At least 12 people killed in stampede at Hindu shrine in Kashmir
# Stampede
# Stampede

At least 12 people killed in stampede at Hindu shrine in Kashmir

Jan 1st 2022, 9:59 AM 11,001 Views 0 Comments

An investigation has been ordered into what caused the incident at the Mata Vaishnav Devi shrine.

# india - Tuesday 28 December, 2021

India restricts foreign funding for Mother Teresa charity
# Mother Teresa
# Mother Teresa

India restricts foreign funding for Mother Teresa charity

Dec 28th 2021, 9:55 AM 20,498 Views 14 Comments

Critics have described the decision as further evidence of harassment of Christians under the Hindu nationalist government.

# india - Wednesday 8 December, 2021

India defence chief among 13 dead in helicopter crash
# Bipin Rawat
# Bipin Rawat

India defence chief among 13 dead in helicopter crash

Updated Dec 8th 2021, 5:20 PM 25,072 Views 5 Comments

Bipin Rawat was India’s first chief of defence staff, a position that the government established in 2019, and was seen as close to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

# india - Friday 19 November, 2021

India’s Modi vows to repeal farm laws after prolonged protests
# India
# India

India’s Modi vows to repeal farm laws after prolonged protests

Nov 19th 2021, 8:58 AM 8,067 Views 2 Comments

Farmers said the legislation would devastate their earnings by ending guaranteed pricing.

# india - Thursday 11 November, 2021

Fourteen people killed in heavy rains and flooding in southern India
# Tamil Nadu
# Tamil Nadu

Fourteen people killed in heavy rains and flooding in southern India

Nov 11th 2021, 10:56 PM 6,752 Views 3 Comments

Several districts in Tamil Nadu state are on high alert, braced for more downpours.

# india - Wednesday 20 October, 2021

More than 100 people dead as floods and landslides hit India and Nepal
# Extreme Weather
# Extreme Weather

More than 100 people dead as floods and landslides hit India and Nepal

Oct 20th 2021, 8:04 AM 6,918 Views 2 Comments

In Uttarakhand in northern India, officials said that 46 people had died in recent days with 11 missing.

# india - Friday 15 October, 2021

India reopens for foreign tourists on charter flights as Covid-19 cases decline
# Reopening
# Reopening

India reopens for foreign tourists on charter flights as Covid-19 cases decline

Oct 15th 2021, 9:21 AM 8,319 Views 5 Comments

Foreign tourists on regular flights will then be able to enter India starting on 15 November.

# india - Sunday 10 October, 2021

Police arrest Indian minister’s son over killing of farmers
# India
# India

Police arrest Indian minister’s son over killing of farmers

Oct 10th 2021, 7:09 AM 27,995 Views 5 Comments

His father Ajay Mishra said that his son was innocent and that he was not present.

# india - Thursday 5 August, 2021

Protests following alleged rape and murder of nine-year-old girl in Indian capital
# India
# India

Protests following alleged rape and murder of nine-year-old girl in Indian capital

Aug 5th 2021, 2:22 PM 23,342 Views 8 Comments

The nine-year-old girl was allegedly killed in a crematorium in south-west New Delhi – four men have been arrested.

# india - Saturday 24 July, 2021

Rescuers hunt for survivors as monsoon death toll hits 115 in India
# CLIMATE CRISIS
# CLIMATE CRISIS

Rescuers hunt for survivors as monsoon death toll hits 115 in India

Jul 24th 2021, 7:23 PM 8,046 Views 4 Comments

Torrential downpours have lashed India’s western coast in recent days causing the worst floods in decades.

# india - Friday 23 July, 2021

32 dead and dozens missing after landslides in western India
# India
# India

32 dead and dozens missing after landslides in western India

Jul 23rd 2021, 1:28 PM 4,122 Views 1 Comment

At least 32 people have been killed after heavy monsoon rains hit the region.

# india - Wednesday 21 July, 2021

India records more than 45,000 cases of 'black fungus'
# Mucormycosis
# Mucormycosis

India records more than 45,000 cases of 'black fungus'

Jul 21st 2021, 7:05 PM 140,539 Views 71 Comments

The death rate is over 50% and it has mainly affected Covid-19 patients.

# india - Friday 2 July, 2021

Data shows Johnson and Johnson's Covid-19 vaccine is effective against Delta variant
# Janssen
# Janssen

Data shows Johnson and Johnson's Covid-19 vaccine is effective against Delta variant

Jul 2nd 2021, 10:56 AM 38,521 Views 26 Comments

The Delta variant is now responsible for around 70% of cases in Ireland.

# india - Wednesday 23 June, 2021

More transmissible 'Delta plus' Covid variant identified in India
# Variant Of Concern
# Variant Of Concern

More transmissible 'Delta plus' Covid variant identified in India

Jun 23rd 2021, 9:11 AM 29,976 Views 57 Comments

The variant has been detected in 22 samples from across three states.

# india - Friday 18 June, 2021

Mother of murdered Donegal woman ‘devastated’ as suspect cites Covid-19 to apply for bail
# India
# India

Mother of murdered Donegal woman ‘devastated’ as suspect cites Covid-19 to apply for bail

Jun 18th 2021, 8:28 AM 39,575 Views 0 Comments

Danielle McLaughlin was found dead in a popular holiday destination in Goa, India, in March 2017.

# india - Tuesday 8 June, 2021

Daily coronavirus cases in India dip below 100,000
# India
# India

Daily coronavirus cases in India dip below 100,000

Jun 8th 2021, 9:23 AM 10,264 Views 12 Comments

India peaked at adding more than 400,000 cases a day in May, but new infections and deaths have declined across the country since then.

# india - Monday 7 June, 2021

India cautiously starts to open up as Covid-19 case records decline
# New Delhi
# New Delhi

India cautiously starts to open up as Covid-19 case records decline

Jun 7th 2021, 11:42 AM 15,767 Views 14 Comments

Less than 5% of the country has been fully vaccinated.

# india - Wednesday 26 May, 2021

Cyclone makes landfall as India continues to deal with its Covid surge
# India
# India

Cyclone makes landfall as India continues to deal with its Covid surge

May 26th 2021, 7:02 AM 10,081 Views 0 Comments

Heavy rains and high winds lashed the east coast as Cyclone Yaas crossed the coast.

# india - Monday 24 May, 2021

India's coronavirus death toll passes 300,000
# A Global Pandemic
# A Global Pandemic

India's coronavirus death toll passes 300,000

May 24th 2021, 1:06 PM 10,024 Views 13 Comments

India has recorded 100,000 deaths in just 27 days, after new infections tore through cities and rural areas, and overwhelmed hospitals.

# india - Wednesday 19 May, 2021

India reports record 4,529 Covid-19 deaths in one day
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

India reports record 4,529 Covid-19 deaths in one day

May 19th 2021, 8:41 AM 9,239 Views 5 Comments

At the current pace, India could overtake the United States in June.

# india - Tuesday 18 May, 2021

At least 33 dead and over 90 people missing as cyclone batters Covid-stricken India
# Cyclone Tauktae
# Cyclone Tauktae

At least 33 dead and over 90 people missing as cyclone batters Covid-stricken India

May 18th 2021, 7:04 PM 9,232 Views 1 Comment

Hundreds of thousands of people were left without power after the storm hit the Gujarat coast.

# india - Monday 17 May, 2021

Twenty dead as 'biggest storm in 30 years' makes landfall in western India
# Cyclone Tauktae
# Cyclone Tauktae

Twenty dead as 'biggest storm in 30 years' makes landfall in western India

May 17th 2021, 9:20 PM 17,729 Views 6 Comments

The storm made landfall in Gujarat state just after 8.30 pm local time.

Mumbai's dip in Covid-19 cases offers glimmer of hope to India
# New Delhi
# New Delhi

Mumbai's dip in Covid-19 cases offers glimmer of hope to India

May 17th 2021, 7:51 AM 14,568 Views 1 Comment

The country has made headlines around the world recently, in its fight against a deadly surge in infections.

# india - Sunday 16 May, 2021

‘High degree of confidence’ vaccines work against Indian variant, Matt Hancock says
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

‘High degree of confidence’ vaccines work against Indian variant, Matt Hancock says

May 16th 2021, 1:23 PM 18,634 Views 22 Comments

The British Health Secretary said it is “appropriate” to push on with the major easing of lockdown in England.

# india - Monday 10 May, 2021

WHO labels Covid-19 variant spreading in India 'of concern at the global level'
# B.1.617
# B.1.617

WHO labels Covid-19 variant spreading in India 'of concern at the global level'

May 10th 2021, 10:17 PM 33,495 Views 29 Comments

The World Health Organization also said there was evidence to suggest increased transmissibility of this variant.

# india - Friday 7 May, 2021

India's Modi under pressure to impose lockdown amid continued Covid-19 surge
# India
# India

India's Modi under pressure to impose lockdown amid continued Covid-19 surge

May 7th 2021, 8:48 AM 10,153 Views 4 Comments

The country has confirmed a record 414,188 Covid-19 cases in the past 24 hours.

# india - Tuesday 4 May, 2021

India's Covid-19 cases top 20 million, as virus surge to 'be horrible for next several weeks'
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

India's Covid-19 cases top 20 million, as virus surge to 'be horrible for next several weeks'

May 4th 2021, 7:38 AM 16,202 Views 16 Comments

A peak of the current surge is expected later this month.

# india - Monday 3 May, 2021

India records 368,000 new coronavirus cases as catastrophic surge continues
# Surge Continues
# Surge Continues

India records 368,000 new coronavirus cases as catastrophic surge continues

May 3rd 2021, 3:48 PM 36,378 Views 27 Comments

The surge has pushed India’s already fragile and underfunded health system to the brink.

Indian prime minister’s party takes electoral hit amid Covid-19 surge
# India
# India

Indian prime minister’s party takes electoral hit amid Covid-19 surge

May 3rd 2021, 7:25 AM 23,176 Views 7 Comments

Modi stands weakened but faces no threats to staying on as the country’s leader until his term ends in 2024.

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