Asia's biggest slum registers three cases, including one death, as authorities scramble to prevent spread of the virus.Full Story
The sudden exodus of laborers was triggered after Modi announced a three-week shutdown on last Tuesday to contain the new coronavirus in the densely populated country of 1.3 billion peopleFull Story
"The Indian government is protecting its people while international organizations such as UNHCR have turned a blind eye towards us," Sabber Kyaw Min from Rohingya Human Rights Initiative said.
A video circulating on social media showing migrants sprayed with disinfectant to fight the spread of the coronavirus sparked outrage in India.
As more than 25 percent of Indians live below the poverty line, the lockdown is expected to aggravate the country’s economic troubles.
E-commerce companies will sell their products following "contactless delivery" protocols.
Israel will deliver to the Indian military 16,479 Negev light machine guns, the Indian government said in a statement.
The latest Covid-19 news from the Global South and around the world on Saturday, March 21, 2020.
The rape, torture, and death of a 23-year woman unleashed an unprecedented wave of outrage in 2012.
The Indian Navy allowed women in the force only from 1991 and female officers were inducted in just four branches – logistics, law, air traffic control, and education.
In our globalized world, the distribution of profits or losses is not symmetrical but unequal. And a microorganism is demonstrating it once again.