State pushes two-child policy as India remains on track to overtake China as most populous country

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “State pushes two-child policy as India remains on track to overtake China as most populous country” – below is their description. India’s most populous state, Uttar Pradesh, has proposed a two-child policy citing “limited ecological and economic resources.” The plan to discourage couples from having more … Read more State pushes two-child policy as India remains on track to overtake China as most populous country

Lightning strikes in India kill 65 people over a single weekend

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Lightning strikes in India kill 65 people over a single weekend” – below is their description. At least 11 people were killed when lightning struck a watchtower on Amer Fort in the northwestern Indian state of Rajasthan late on July 11, 2021. The victims were domestic … Read more Lightning strikes in India kill 65 people over a single weekend

Indian police summon Twitter chief over viral video | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “Indian police summon Twitter chief over viral video | DW News” – below is their description. A long-running dispute between the Indian government and Twitter escalated on Thursday — when police in northern Uttar Pradesh state summoned Twitter India’s chief for questioning. They allege Twitter encouraged the spread … Read more Indian police summon Twitter chief over viral video | DW News

The ‘unknown’ Covid deaths in rural India – BBC News

BBC News published this video item, entitled “The ‘unknown’ Covid deaths in rural India – BBC News” – below is their description. The second Covid wave ravaged India as hospitals and then crematoriums ran out of space. While cities were first hit, the second wave of coronavirus soon reached rural parts of the country, where … Read more The ‘unknown’ Covid deaths in rural India – BBC News

Covid Update: India Struggles, “We’re Pretty Close to Herd Immunity”

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Covid Update: India Struggles, “We’re Pretty Close to Herd Immunity”” – below is their description. India crossed another grim milestone Monday with more than 300,000 people lost to the coronavirus, while a devastating surge of infections appeared to be easing in big cities but was swamping the … Read more Covid Update: India Struggles, “We’re Pretty Close to Herd Immunity”

Indian state denies mass COVID deaths linked to election work

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Indian state denies mass COVID deaths linked to election work” – below is their description. The government in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh is denying reports that 1,600 teachers died from coronavirus after taking on polling duties last month. Unions say members were threatened with suspension … Read more Indian state denies mass COVID deaths linked to election work

India’s uncounted COVID-19 fatalities? | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “India’s uncounted COVID-19 fatalities? | DW News” – below is their description. Confirmed infections and deaths in a devastating second wave have dipped below record levels in India. But there’s concern that many cases are not being reported, particularly from a surge in vast rural areas. These regions … Read more India’s uncounted COVID-19 fatalities? | DW News

Indian village offers Covid-19 patients alternative medicine treatment under tree

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Indian village offers Covid-19 patients alternative medicine treatment under tree” – below is their description. India’s devastating second wave of coronavirus infections has not just brought urban hospitals to the breaking point. In the village of Mewla Gopalgarh, in northern India’s Uttar Pradesh, Covid-19 patients unable … Read more Indian village offers Covid-19 patients alternative medicine treatment under tree

India: Covid victims’ bodies buried in shallow mass graves along banks of River Ganges

The Telegraph published this video item, entitled “India: Covid victims’ bodies buried in shallow mass graves along banks of River Ganges” – below is their description. In the state of Uttar Pradesh, over 2,000 partly decomposed corpses emerged on the river’s edges after being exposed by heavy rain and winds over the weekend. Subscribe to … Read more India: Covid victims’ bodies buried in shallow mass graves along banks of River Ganges

India’s pandemic claims lives of many teachers forced to run election polling stations – BBC News

BBC News published this video item, entitled “India’s pandemic claims lives of many teachers forced to run election polling stations – BBC News” – below is their description. In India as many as 1,600 teachers have died from Covid 19 after being drafted in to help run polling stations during local elections in April. Their … Read more India’s pandemic claims lives of many teachers forced to run election polling stations – BBC News

Many Teachers In India Died of Covid, Forced To Work Elections

NBC News published this video item, entitled “Many Teachers In India Died of Covid, Forced To Work Elections” – below is their description. Sky News’ Alex Crawford traveled to a village in Uttar Pradesh, where over 700 teachers reportedly died from Covid-19 after being ordered to work the polls in local elections.» Subscribe to NBC … Read more Many Teachers In India Died of Covid, Forced To Work Elections

India sees 362,727 new COVID cases as virus ravages rural areas

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “India sees 362,727 new COVID cases as virus ravages rural areas” – below is their description. India’s COVID-19 pandemic is spreading to its rural areas which have fewer medical facilities than in the cities where infections have slowed. The western state of Maharashtra and Uttar Pradesh state … Read more India sees 362,727 new COVID cases as virus ravages rural areas

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

India: Doctors accused of ‘false scaremongering’

Sky News published this video item, entitled “India: Doctors accused of ‘false scaremongering’” – below is their description. A private hospital in India is being charged under the National Security Act for “false scaremongering” after running out of oxygen and appealing for help. Sky’s Alex Crawford reports from Uttar Pradesh. Sky News YouTube Channel Got … Read more India: Doctors accused of ‘false scaremongering’