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India coronavirus cases hit record high amid monsoon rains

INDIA recorded its highest singe-day spike of coronavirus cases on Saturday (4), with over 22,000 new cases and 442 deaths, as infections rose in...

India opens vast railway network to private players

INDIA has opened up its vast railway sector to private companies, allowing firms to operate trains on certain routes, in a bid to boost...

Pompeo welcomes India’s ban on Chinese apps including TikTok

US secretary of state Mike Pompeo on Wednesday (1) applauded India’s sweeping ban on Chinese apps including TikTok, saying New Delhi was ensuring its...

India’s first Covid-19 vaccine candidate approved for human trials

Bharat Biotech's Covid-19 vaccine has been approved for human trials, making it India's first domestic candidate to get the green light from the government's...

More domestic flights, interstate trains as India eases virus lockdown

INDIA will allow more domestic flights and interstate train services to operate but keep schools shut as the nation of 1.3 billion further eases...

TikTok denies sharing Indian user data with Chinese govt

TIKTOK denied Tuesday (30) sharing Indian users' data with the Chinese government, after New Delhi banned the wildly popular app in a sharp deterioration...

India reports nearly 20,000 Covid-19 cases in a day

TOTAL coronavirus cases in India rose to 548,318, with 19,459 new cases reported in the last 24 hours, the health ministry said. The data...

India passes 500,000 coronavirus cases; nears Russia’s tally

INDIA now has more than 500,000 confirmed coronavirus cases, according to government figures released Saturday (27) that showed a record daily leap of 18,500...

Economists of India, Bangladesh stress on reopening of border haats

Economists of India and Bangladesh have sought immediate reopening of ''border haats'', saying that prolonged closure of these markets will lead to economic impoverishment...

Apple, other U.S. goods from China held up at Indian ports – sources

APPLE, Cisco and Dell products are among the goods from U.S. companies being caught up in India's border tensions with China, as Indian ports...