Residents in flood-hit eastern India use boats to commute

Global News published this video item, entitled “Residents in flood-hit eastern India use boats to commute” – below is their description. Floods from heavy rains in several eastern Indian states forced residents out of their homes as whole streets and residential areas were submerged in rain water on Monday. Footage from the eastern state of … Read more Residents in flood-hit eastern India use boats to commute

India reports the world’s worst single-day COVID-19-death toll | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “India reports the world’s worst single-day COVID-19-death toll | DW News” – below is their description. India reported 6,148 new deaths from coronavirus on Thursday. It represents the highest single-day death toll from the virus in the world. The sharp spike in numbers has been attributed to the … Read more India reports the world’s worst single-day COVID-19-death toll | DW News

Bodies of suspected victims found in Ganges River in India

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Bodies of suspected victims found in Ganges River in India” – below is their description. The bodies of about 100 suspected COVID-19 victims have been found floating in India’s Ganges River in the past week. Most were recovered in India’s poorest state Bihar, which has the country’s … Read more Bodies of suspected victims found in Ganges River in India

Dead Bodies Found Floating in India’s Ganges River as Covid Surge Continues

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Dead Bodies Found Floating in India’s Ganges River as Covid Surge Continues” – below is their description. Scores of dead bodies have been found floating down the Ganges River in eastern India as the country battles a ferocious surge in coronavirus infections. Authorities said Tuesday they haven’t … Read more Dead Bodies Found Floating in India’s Ganges River as Covid Surge Continues

India: Bodies of suspected COVID-19 victims wash up on Ganges riverbanks | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “India: Bodies of suspected COVID-19 victims wash up on Ganges riverbanks | DW News” – below is their description. Locals in the northern Indian state of Bihar found dozens of dead bodies on the banks of the river Ganges, media reported on Monday. The bodies, which floated down … Read more India: Bodies of suspected COVID-19 victims wash up on Ganges riverbanks | DW News

Bihar state conducts India’s first elections amid COVID-19

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Bihar state conducts India’s first elections amid COVID-19” – below is their description. The first phase of voting has taken place for state elections in the Indian state of Bihar. The election is the country’s first since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic. Health precautions add to … Read more Bihar state conducts India’s first elections amid COVID-19

COVID-19 has hit some of India’s poorest regions hard, leaving doctors worried | ABC News

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “COVID-19 has hit some of India’s poorest regions hard, leaving doctors worried | ABC News” – below is their description. An Indian medical association has raised the alarm about the dangers facing healthcare workers in some regions after calculating doctors in Bihar state in the east of … Read more COVID-19 has hit some of India’s poorest regions hard, leaving doctors worried | ABC News

Floods compound crisis in rural India as country enters ‘dangerous’ Covid phase | ITV News

Another desperate coronavirus milestone has been passed in India where case numbers are still rocketing upwards. They have passed the three million mark only 16 days after passing two million – adding that extra million faster than in either Brazil or the United States – the only other countries with that many cases. The number … Read more Floods compound crisis in rural India as country enters ‘dangerous’ Covid phase | ITV News

Modi Breaks Ground on Hindu Temple That Sparked Deadly Riots

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone Wednesday for a Hindu temple on a contentious site where a 16th century mosque once stood, a historic move that meets a decades-long political promise as the pandemic slams the economy. Clad in saffron, a color that is significant for Hindus, Modi offered prayers at a … Read more Modi Breaks Ground on Hindu Temple That Sparked Deadly Riots

Coronavirus tightens its grip on the most vulnerable in India | ITV News

As coronavirus appears to be loosening its grip in the UK, in India the numbers of cases and of deaths have been rising steeply since the start of May. It now has the world’s third highest case load after the United States and Brazil. In some rural parts of the country, public hospitals are ill … Read more Coronavirus tightens its grip on the most vulnerable in India | ITV News

Floods and landslides displace millions in India

Indian officials said on Friday floods and mudslides killed 16 more people in the northeast and eight people were killed in building collapses in Mumbai, raising the death toll in the country to 101. In the eastern state of Bihar, at least nine rivers swollen by heavy downpours in Nepal rose beyond their danger levels … Read more Floods and landslides displace millions in India

Floods And Landslides Kill Over 100 People In India

Indian officials said on Friday floods and mudslides killed 16 more people in the northeast and eight people were killed in building collapses in Mumbai, raising the death toll in the country to 101. In the eastern state of Bihar, at least nine rivers swollen by heavy downpours in Nepal rose beyond their danger levels … Read more Floods And Landslides Kill Over 100 People In India

Indian reinstates lockdown in several states as coronavirus cases surge

Coronavirus cases have surged in India, as the country is now expected to reach a million infections in the next days and more than 32,600 new cases were reported this Thursday. A three-day lockdown is going into effect as of Thursday night in the state of Goa, which is also implementing a night curfew until … Read more Indian reinstates lockdown in several states as coronavirus cases surge

Indian states ordered back into lockdown as coronavirus cases surge

Coronavirus cases have surged in India, as the country is now expected to reach a million infections in the next days. A three-day lockdown will be going into effect as of Thursday night in the state of Goa, which is also implementing a night curfew until August 10, and a two-week lockdown has now gone … Read more Indian states ordered back into lockdown as coronavirus cases surge

Climate change blamed for surge India lightning strike deaths

Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YouTubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 https://f24.my/YTliveEN … Lightning strikes have killed 147 people in just ten days in the north Indian state of Bihar local authorities said Sunday, an unprecedented surge in deaths caused by lightning that has been blamed on climate change. Visit … Read more Climate change blamed for surge India lightning strike deaths