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World Jun 02Mumbai braces for rare cyclone
A cyclone in the Arabian Sea is barreling toward India’s business capital Mumbai, threatening to deliver high winds and flooding to an area already struggling with the nation’s highest number of coronavirus infections and deaths.
World May 19India likely to welcome Trump’s use of Malaria drug
President Donald Trump’s declaration that he was taking a malaria drug of dubious effectiveness to help fend off the coronavirus will be welcomed in India.
World May 08Amid pandemic, the world’s working poor hustle to survive
From India to Argentina, untold millions who were already struggling to get by on the economic margins have had their lives made even harder by pandemic lockdowns, layoffs and the loss of a chance to earn from a hard day’s…
World Feb 26Death toll rises to 24 from Delhi riots during Trump India trip
The clashes are between Hindu mobs and Muslims protesting a new citizenship law that fast-tracks naturalization for foreign-born religious minorities excluding Muslims.
World Feb 26Death toll rises to 22 from New Delhi protests over new citizenship law
The dead included a policeman and an intelligence bureau officer, and the government has banned public assembly in the affected areas.
World Jan 15Iran warns European soldiers in the Mideast ‘could be in danger’
The warning comes after three European nations challenged Tehran over breaking the limits of its nuclear deal.
World Dec 22India’s leader defends new law as protests against it go on
Prime Minister Narendra Modi used a rally for his Hindu nationalist party to defend the legislation, accusing the opposition of pushing the country into a “fear psychosis.” Twenty-three people have been killed in protests nationwide since the law was passed…
World Dec 2123 dead as protests grow against India citizenship law
Nine people died Saturday during clashes between demonstrators and police in northern India, raising the nationwide death toll in protests against a new citizenship law to 23, police said.
World Dec 19Police detain 1,200 protesters who defied bans on assembly against citizenship law
At least three people were reported killed as protests raged around the country despite the bans as opposition increased to the law, which excludes Muslims, in a move many see as the government's push to bring India closer to a…
World Dec 17Student protesters clash with police over India’s citizenship law
Police responded with rubber bullets and tear gas. Videos showed officers running after unarmed protesters and beating them with wooden sticks.