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  1. Manish Verma  was left jobless after Modi shut down virtually all activity in Asia's

    Modi's COVID-19 rescue package means little to Indian migrant workers

    Narendra Modi's grand announcement of a $265-billion rescue package for India is little comfort to Manish Verma, one of millions left destitute ...
  2. The spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New Delhi

    India's packed trains ready to roll again despite rising COVID-19 cases

    Tens of thousands of people have booked out seats on Indian trains that are due to restart on Tuesday after a near seven-week lockdown, raising ...
  3. Outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Kolkata

    India restarts factories, farming in rural areas even as coronavirus cases rise

    Some shops and businesses opened in rural India on Monday as part of a staggered exit from a weeks-long lockdown that has left millions out of ...
  4. Spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in New Delhi

    Bangladesh extends COVID-19 lockdown, Modi mulls longer restrictions for India

    In South Asia's latest moves to curb the coronavirus pandemic, Bangladesh has extended its nationwide lockdown by 11 days while Indian Prime ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: Outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Mumbai

    Donations pour in but India's 'PM CARES' coronavirus fund faces criticism

    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is facing criticism for creating a new coronavirus relief fund when about US$500 million (£405.91 million) was ...
  6. Outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Agra

    Indian leaders hesitate to end world's biggest coronavirus lockdown

    India's 21-day lockdown is set to end next week but several state leaders have called for an extension or only a partial lifting of restrictions, ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: The spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Noida

    North Indians turn on to Modi's 'lights off' call, South Indians less swayed

    Power demand around India shows how many nationwide heeded Prime Minister Narendra Modi's call to switch off their lights on Sunday and burn ...