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India's Coronavirus Crisis Plays Out on Twitter

India's Coronavirus Crisis Plays Out on Twitter

1 hour ago   |   Foreign Policy

Social media is serving as a proxy for a collapsing public health system. That isn't good news for Modi and the ruling party.
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Why is India facing oxygen shortages?

Why is India facing oxygen shortages?

1 hour ago   |   New York Post

Experts say India is suffering because of years of insufficient spending on the country's healthcare system and the government's failure to prepare for a COVID-19 surge.
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Why the COVID situation is so bad in India, according to experts

Why the COVID situation is so bad in India, according to experts

1 hour ago   |   New York Post

India is experiencing a rise of COVID-19 cases and experts point to a "perfect storm" of factors to explain why the country is being hit so hard all of a sudden.
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Amazon delays Prime Day in India and Canada as Covid ravages both countries

2 hours ago   |   CNBC

Prime Day, which typically takes place in July, was postponed to mid-October last year in the U.S. and elsewhere due to the pandemic.
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Indian-Americans in Upstate react to record-high COVID-19 deaths in India

Indian-Americans in Upstate react to record-high COVID-19 deaths in India

2 hours ago   |   WYFF

More than 4,000 deaths reported in the last 24 hours
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Personal ties: Harris' family in India grapples with COVID

2 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - G. Balachandran turned 80 this spring - a milestone of a birthday in India, where he lives. If not for the coronavirus pandemic, he would have been surrounded by...
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As Modi's BJP Stalls, Can the Congress Party Rev Up?

As Modi's BJP Stalls, Can the Congress Party Rev Up?

2 hours ago   |   Foreign Policy

Last week's elections showed the Hindu nationalist party isn't invincible, but the opposition will need to change tactics if it wants to stage a comeback.
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World leaders praise U.S. move to expand coronavirus vaccine access, but hurdles remain

4 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

By JAMEY KEATEN GENEVA - Several world leaders on Thursday praised the U.S. move to expand access to COVID-19 vaccines for poor nations by suspending patent protections on the...
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As COVID-19 rages in India, scientist warns further waves ‘inevitable'

As COVID-19 rages in India, scientist warns further waves ‘inevitable'

4 hours ago   |   New York Post

The government's principal scientific adviser has warned that even after infection rates subside the country should be ready for a third wave.
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India's gov't eases hospital oxygen shortage as demand jumps

5 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

Under order by the Supreme Court, India's government on Thursday agreed to provide more medical oxygen to hospitals in the capital city of New Delhi, potentially easing a...
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