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FILE- In this April 19, 2021, file photo, people wearing masks as a precaution against the coronavirus wait to test for COVID-19 at a hospital in Hyderabad, India. Misinformation about the coronavirus is surging in India as the death toll from COVID-19 rises. Fueled by anguish, distrust and political polarization, the claims are further compounding India’s crisis. (AP Photo/Mahesh Kumar A, File)

Misinformation surges amid India’s COVID-19 calamity

Distrust of Western vaccines and health care also driving misinformation

  • May 14, 2021

 

Hospital staff shift the body of a COVID-19 patient on a stretcher to a waiting ambulance at a specialized COVID-19 hospital in Noida, a suburb of New Delhi, India, Wednesday, April 21, 2021. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)

Low on beds, oxygen, India adds global high 314K virus cases

Government rushing oxygen tankers to replenish hospital supplies

  • Apr 22, 2021

 

Protesting farmers and their families gather around a bonfire to mark the harvest festival, which is called Lohri, on a blocked highway in protest against new farm laws on the outskirts of New Delhi, India, Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021. Changes in India’s farm laws could potentially open up one of the world’s most populous markets and are being closely watched by Canada’s agricultural and economic sectors, say experts. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP-Altaf Qadri

Changes in Indian farm laws could benefit Canada, experts say

Independent committee of experts to negotiate with opponents of legislation

 

A woman wearing a mask to protect herself from the coronavirus paints a thangka, a traditional Tibetan Buddhist painting in Dharmsala, India, Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020. (AP Photo/Ashwini Bhatia)

5M people infected, India’s virus outbreak still soaring

India expected to become the pandemic’s worst-hit country

  • Sep 16, 2020
A woman wearing a mask to protect herself from the coronavirus paints a thangka, a traditional Tibetan Buddhist painting in Dharmsala, India, Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020. (AP Photo/Ashwini Bhatia)
India seeks eased tensions with China after Himalayas clash

India seeks eased tensions with China after Himalayas clash

India seeks eased tensions with China after Himalayas clash

India seeks eased tensions with China after Himalayas clash
On March 24, 2020, India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a three-week countrywide lockdown. (Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)

Police struggle to enforce India’s sweeping virus lockdown

NEW DELHI — Indians struggled to comply with the world’s largest coronavirus…

  • Mar 25, 2020
On March 24, 2020, India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a three-week countrywide lockdown. (Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
India denies ‘baseless’ claim of role in Atwal affair; Trudeau defends official

India denies ‘baseless’ claim of role in Atwal affair; Trudeau defends official

OTTAWA — Justin Trudeau doubled down Wednesday on his support for a…

India denies ‘baseless’ claim of role in Atwal affair; Trudeau defends official
Conservatives want committee meeting on security screening over Atwal furor

Conservatives want committee meeting on security screening over Atwal furor

OTTAWA — The official Opposition is calling for an emergency committee meeting…

Conservatives want committee meeting on security screening over Atwal furor
Trudeau to meet Indian politician behind Sikh separatist controversy

Trudeau to meet Indian politician behind Sikh separatist controversy

MUMBAI, India — An Indian politician who publicly accused members of Justin…

Trudeau to meet Indian politician behind Sikh separatist controversy

Suspected rebels kill at least 7 Hindu pilgrims in Kashmir

SRINAGAR, India — Gunmen sprayed bullets on a passenger bus bringing Hindu…

  • Jul 10, 2017
Indian forces kill 3 rebels in Kashmir; 35 civilians injured

Indian forces kill 3 rebels in Kashmir; 35 civilians injured

SRINAGAR, India — Government forces killed three rebels in a gunbattle in…

  • Jul 4, 2017
Indian forces kill 3 rebels in Kashmir; 35 civilians injured
India’s leader kicks off historic visit to Israel

India’s leader kicks off historic visit to Israel

JERUSALEM — India’s prime minister, Narendra Modi, on Tuesday kicked off a…

  • Jul 4, 2017
India’s leader kicks off historic visit to Israel