The community radio station fighting Covid fake news in India – BBC News

BBC News published this video item, entitled “The community radio station fighting Covid fake news in India – BBC News” – below is their description. Radio Mewat has been around for decades in Haryana’s Nuh district, a region locally known as Mewat, spreading awareness about various things, from primary healthcare to gender rights. So when … Read more The community radio station fighting Covid fake news in India – BBC News

India’s COVID-19 patients camp out to get life-saving oxygen

Sky News published this video item, entitled “India’s COVID-19 patients camp out to get life-saving oxygen” – below is their description. COVID-19 patients in parts of India are camping out to try and get oxygen, which is in extremely short supply as the country’s coronavirus crisis deepens. Sky’s Alex Crawford reports from Haryana state, north … Read more India’s COVID-19 patients camp out to get life-saving oxygen

Indian farmer: ‘Why I’m protesting’ – BBC News

BBC News published this video item, entitled “Indian farmer: ‘Why I’m protesting’ – BBC News” – below is their description. In India, tens of thousands of farmers are continuing to protest government laws they fear will drive them out of business. The government says the reforms, which deregulate agriculture by allowing farmers to sell direct … Read more Indian farmer: ‘Why I’m protesting’ – BBC News

India’s Internet Crackdown Fuels Anger as Farmers Block Highways

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “India’s Internet Crackdown Fuels Anger as Farmers Block Highways” – below is their description. Tens of thousands of protesting Indian farmers have blocked highways across the country in defiance of the government’s internet and phone blackout, facing off against a heavy security deployment stationed behind rows of … Read more India’s Internet Crackdown Fuels Anger as Farmers Block Highways

Indian farmer protests: Candlelight vigil held after demonstrator dies on Republic Day

Global News published this video item, entitled “Indian farmer protests: Candlelight vigil held after demonstrator dies on Republic Day” – below is their description. Farmers protesting at New Delhi’s Singhu border held a candlelight vigil on Thursday in memory of a person who died during the tractor rally on India’s Republic Day, as widespread protests … Read more Indian farmer protests: Candlelight vigil held after demonstrator dies on Republic Day

India’s Haryana state blocks internet amid farmer protest clashes

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “India’s Haryana state blocks internet amid farmer protest clashes” – below is their description. Supporters of India’s governing party BJP are being accused of stoking violence towards protesting farmers. The internet has been blocked in much of the state after the violence at one of the protest … Read more India’s Haryana state blocks internet amid farmer protest clashes

Indian farmers clash with police over controversial new laws

Global News published this video item, entitled “Indian farmers clash with police over controversial new laws” – below is their description. Police in India’s central city of Bhopal on Saturday used batons and water cannons to disperse farmers and their supporters who gathered to protest new agricultural laws. In the northern city of Dehradun, there … Read more Indian farmers clash with police over controversial new laws

Indian PM Modi says protesting farmers are being misled by “conspiracy”

Global News published this video item, entitled “Indian PM Modi says protesting farmers are being misled by “conspiracy”” – below is their description. India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi backed his government’s agricultural reforms on Tuesday and said farmers that are protesters opposing the legislation are being confused and misled by a “conspiracy.” “They are being … Read more Indian PM Modi says protesting farmers are being misled by “conspiracy”

India Farmers’ Protest: Why Tens of Thousands Are Camped Out in New Delhi

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “India Farmers’ Protest: Why Tens of Thousands Are Camped Out in New Delhi” – below is their description. What is the reason behind India’s farmers’ protest as tens of thousands vow to camp outside the capital of New Delhi for months? The farmers — mostly from Punjab, … Read more India Farmers’ Protest: Why Tens of Thousands Are Camped Out in New Delhi

Indian farmers continue to protest after clashes with police

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Indian farmers continue to protest after clashes with police” – below is their description. For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video Indian police on Thursday fired tear gas and used water cannons to disperse farmers protesting new agriculture laws aimed at bringing reforms in New Delhi. Thousands of farmers traveling to the Indian … Read more Indian farmers continue to protest after clashes with police

First squadron of French-made Rafale fighter jets arrive in India

The first batch of five French-made Dassault Rafale fighter planes has landed in India’s northwestern state of Haryana. They arrive amid heightened tensions with China following a bloody border skirmish last month. The tensions with Beijing saw parts of the Indian media compare the Rafale’s combat capabilities with China’s Chengdu J-20 fighters. Ironically, the fight … Read more First squadron of French-made Rafale fighter jets arrive in India

India’s Water Crisis Forces Farmers to Rethink Their Crops

India’s 1.3 billion people have access to only about 4% of the world’s water resources, and farmers consume almost 90% of the groundwater water available. As global temperatures rise and overuse of water depletes existing resources, the threat to lives and businesses in Asia’s third-largest economy is projected to grow. Water shortages are already acute: … Read more India’s Water Crisis Forces Farmers to Rethink Their Crops

Huge locust swarms overrun Indian cities left exposed by Coronavirus lockdown

An unprecedented locust incursion is ravaging the northwest of India, worsened by the Coronavirus measures that delayed response on the ground. Locusts are a well known menace in the states of Rajasthan, Punjab, Haryana and Madhya Pradesh, traveling from the middle east into Pakistan and India every year. But with climate change altering weather patterns … Read more Huge locust swarms overrun Indian cities left exposed by Coronavirus lockdown

India: Severe Weather Warning for Cyclone “Phet”

Cyclone Phet is threatening severe weather of the coast of India in the Arabian Sea. A severe weather warning from the Indian Meteorological Department was issued on June 3rd 2010 and is as follows: Heavy Rainfall Warning Isolated heavy to very heavy rainfall will occur over Assam & Meghalaya and Arunachal Pradesh over the next … Read more India: Severe Weather Warning for Cyclone “Phet”