Amazon delays Prime Day in India and Canada as Covid ravages both countries

Amazon delays Prime Day in India and Canada as Covid ravages both countries
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Summary: 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.
Sentiment: negative
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Pope Hails "Tireless" Work Of Indian Medics, Urges Them To Stay Strong

Pope Hails "Tireless" Work Of Indian Medics, Urges Them To Stay Strong
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Summary: Pope Francis hailed Thursday the "tireless" work of medics in India and urged them to stay strong, in a message of support for the coronavirus-plagued country.
Sentiment: positive
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Personal ties: Harris’ family in India where COVID rages

Personal ties: Harris’ family in India where COVID rages
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Summary: While the crisis in India has created diplomatic and humanitarian challenges for the Biden administration, for Vice President Kamala Harris it is also personal: Her mother was born there, and an aunt and uncle live there.
Sentiment: negative
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Doctor In India: Emergency Room Is So Crowded, 'It's Nearly Impossible To Walk'

Doctor In India: Emergency Room Is So Crowded, 'It's Nearly Impossible To Walk'
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Summary: Dr. Sumit Ray, critical care chief at a New Delhi hospital, is on the front lines of India's growing COVID-19 crisis. "As a system in different parts of the country, we have collapsed," he says.
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Viral video claims Indians ill with Covid-19 but they’re actually victims of a gas leak

Viral video claims Indians ill with Covid-19 but they’re actually victims of a gas leak
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Summary: On French Twitter, people have been talking about “PsyOps”— which they say are deliberate attempts to dramatise the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic. It all began with a tweet that included footage o…
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Climate's Impact on India's COVID-19 Crisis

Climate's Impact on India's COVID-19 Crisis
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Summary: What role is India's notorious urban air pollution playing in the country's unfolding COVID-19 catastrophe?
Sentiment: positive
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Hopes surge for boosted vaccine supply after U.S. voices support for waiving patents, even as uncertainty remains

Hopes surge for boosted vaccine supply after U.S. voices support for waiving patents, even as uncertainty remains
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Summary: The United States announced support for a short-term waiver, infusing hope into global health efforts to ramp up coronavirus vaccine production.
Sentiment: positive
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India Covid death toll could top ONE MILLION by July as experts warn of ‘inevitable’ third wave...

India Covid death toll could top ONE MILLION by July as experts warn of ‘inevitable’ third wave...
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Summary: INDIA could hit a grim milestone of one million coronavirus deaths by July as mutant variants wreak havoc in the country. It comes as health chiefs warn of an “inevitable” third wave of…
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Nepal could be the next India -- except worse

Nepal could be the next India -- except worse
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: Last weekend, 44% of Nepal's Covid tests came back positive, according to government figures quoted by the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), as it warned of an impending crisis.
Sentiment: negative
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Oil prices fall 1% on worries of pandemic surge in India

Oil prices fall 1% on worries of pandemic surge in India
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Summary: Oil prices settled lower on Thursday, reversing early gains under pressure from rising COVID-19 infections in India and elsewhere although prices retained some support from a report a day earlier that U.S. crude inventories fell more sharply than expected.
Sentiment: negative
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Personal ties: Harris' family in India where COVID rages

Personal ties: Harris' family in India where COVID rages
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Summary: WASHINGTON (AP) — 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 family members who gathered to celebrate with him...
Sentiment: negative
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Australia news live update: repatriation flights from India to double in May; NSW reports no new local Covid cases

Australia news live update: repatriation flights from India to double in May; NSW reports no new local Covid cases
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Summary: Prime minister says India travel ban will not be extended and has committed to three repatriation flights before the end of May. Follow latest updates
Sentiment: negative
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Indian healthcare system 'betrayed by monumental policy failure' - France 24

Indian healthcare system 'betrayed by monumental policy failure' - France 24
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Summary: Issued on: 06/05/2021 - 10:39Modified: 06/05/2021 - 15:08
Sentiment: negative
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412k new cases in 24 hours in India

412k new cases in 24 hours in India
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India saw record new jumps in COVID-19 cases and deaths on Thursday, dashing tentative hopes that the catastrophic recent surge was easing.

Sentiment: negative
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India’s gov’t eases hospital oxygen shortage as demand jumps

India’s gov’t eases hospital oxygen shortage as demand jumps
Added a day ago
Summary: Under order by the Supreme Court, India's government agreed to provide more medical oxygen to hospitals in the capital, potentially easing a 2-week-old shortage that worsened the country's exploding coronavirus crisis.
Sentiment: negative
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US Defence Chief Underscores America's Commitment To Support India

US Defence Chief Underscores America's Commitment To Support India
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Summary: The US is doing everything to support India's frontline healthcare workers during the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic, Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin has said.
Sentiment: positive
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EU, India Set To Restart Trade Talks After Nearly 8 Years: Official

EU, India Set To Restart Trade Talks After Nearly 8 Years: Official
Added a day ago
Summary: The European Union and India will agree to restart long-stalled trade talks at a leaders summit on Saturday, an EU official said, as tensions with China spur closer cooperation.
Sentiment: positive
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Indian startup organization proposes regulatory framework for crypto

Indian startup organization proposes regulatory framework for crypto
Added a day ago
Summary: There is significant uncertainty regarding the legal status of crypto in India, with many anonymous sources distributing rumors of plans to ban crypto in the country.
Sentiment: positive
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Third COVID wave in India ‘inevitable’, warns top gov’t scientist

Third COVID wave in India ‘inevitable’, warns top gov’t scientist
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Summary: Scientific adviser to Indian government says pandemic’s further waves ‘inevitable’ as about 4,000 people die in a day.
Sentiment: negative
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The Indian government has ordered its vaccine doses in fits and starts

The Indian government has ordered its vaccine doses in fits and starts
Added a day ago
Summary: India’s Covid-19 vaccination strategy is suffering for lack of forward thinking.
Sentiment: negative
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Cricket-Australians in IPL head for Maldives, NZ players wait to exit India

Cricket-Australians in IPL head for Maldives, NZ players wait to exit India
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Summary: NEW DELHI -The Indian Premier League's Australian cohort is headed for the Maldives after the tournament's abrupt suspension over the coronavirus crisis in the south Asian nation, said Sourav Ganguly, the chief of the Indian cricket board.
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As COVID-19 rages globally, US set to vaccinate low-risk teens

As COVID-19 rages globally, US set to vaccinate low-risk teens
Added a day ago
Summary: The imminent authorisation of the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine in adolescents is expected to give the United States' stalling immunisation campaign a ...
Sentiment: positive
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India's gov't eases hospital oxygen shortage as demand jumps

India's gov't eases hospital oxygen shortage as demand jumps
Added a day ago
Summary: 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...
Sentiment: negative
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US Must Organise And Collaborate To Provide Aid India Needs: Congresswoman

US Must Organise And Collaborate To Provide Aid India Needs: Congresswoman
Added a day ago
Summary: A top American lawmaker has proposed sending a mercy ship to India to help the country which is struggling to deal with a deadly second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Sentiment: positive
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Kamala Harris: US VP Kamala Harris to deliver message of solidarity with people of India on Friday - Times of India

Kamala Harris:  US VP Kamala Harris to deliver message of solidarity with people of India on Friday - Times of India
Added a day ago
Summary: US News: Vice President Kamala Harris on Friday will deliver a message of solidarity with the people of India, as the US partners with the country to save live
Sentiment: positive
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France Sends 3 More Rafale Fighter Jets to India

France Sends 3 More Rafale Fighter Jets to India
Added a day ago
Summary: NEW DELHI (Sputnik) - Three French-made Rafale fighter jets have taken off to India to join the Indian Air Force (IAF) squadron, the Indian Embassy in France said.
Sentiment: positive
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'Mystery Case' Of Indian Covid Variant Leads To Curbs In Sydney

'Mystery Case' Of Indian Covid Variant Leads To Curbs In Sydney
Added a day ago
Summary: Australian officials reinstated social distancing measures across greater Sydney on Thursday, as they scrambled to find missing tranmission links in a COVID-19 case connected to an Indian variant of the virus.
Sentiment: negative
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Why is India, the world’s largest vaccine producer, running short of vaccines?

Why is India, the world’s largest vaccine producer, running short of vaccines?
Added a day ago
Summary: Government negligence, corporate profiteering, opaque contracting, and the inequities of the global pharma market combined to bring India to this vaccine crisis.
Sentiment: negative
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Eight lions contract Covid-19 at Hyderabad zoo amid coronavirus surge in India

Eight lions contract Covid-19 at Hyderabad zoo amid coronavirus surge in India
Added a day ago
Summary: At least eight Asiatic lions have tested positive for coronavirus at a zoo in Hyderabad, India, the country's environment ministry has said. The big cats have displayed mild Covid-19 symptoms, including dry cough and running nose.
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COVID-19 catastrophe in India worsens as cases and deaths mount

COVID-19 catastrophe in India worsens as cases and deaths mount
Added a day ago
Summary: India's health ministry reported 357,229 new COVID-19 infections in the past 24 hours and 3,449 deaths.
Sentiment: negative
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PM ‘made it clear’ India repatriation flights will start on May 15

Added a day ago
Summary: Sky News Political Editor Andrew Clennell says Scott Morrison made it clear he wants repatriation flights to start on May 15 out of India. “I expect this to be the finding of National Security of Cabinet today,” Mr Clennell said. Mr Morrison announced arrivals from India will be banned from India until at least the May 15 date due to a rapid increase in COVID-19 cases in the country.
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Germany airlifts oxygen equipment to India as COVID-19 cases surge

Germany airlifts oxygen equipment to India as COVID-19 cases surge
Added a day ago
Summary: BERLIN: A German military cargo aircraft with a mobile oxygen production unit for India has departed from an airport in northern Germany to help ...
Sentiment: negative
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India: why is COVID aid not reaching those who need it most?

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Summary:

India has received millions in aid for the COVID-19, but reports say that some hospitals don’t have the help they need.

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Amazon boss Bezos is reportedly building a 127-metre luxury yacht

Amazon boss Bezos is reportedly building a 127-metre luxury yacht
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Summary: The three-mast ship is expected to be ‘one of the finest sailing yachts in existence’, according to a new book.
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Watch: India's leader Narendra Modi holds rally as coronavirus tears across country - CNN Video

Watch: India's leader Narendra Modi holds rally as coronavirus tears across country - CNN Video
Added 2 days ago
Summary: CNN's Clarissa Ward reports from New Delhi on the growing criticism of Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his failure to control a second wave of the coronavirus pandemic in India.
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India sets new COVID world record as oxygen demand jumps seven-fold

India sets new COVID world record as oxygen demand jumps seven-fold
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Hospitals are running critically low on oxygen supplies.
Sentiment: negative
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India COVID crisis: ‘A graveyard of the young’

India COVID crisis: ‘A graveyard of the young’
Added 2 days ago
Summary: A family in Delhi grieve the loss of their 29-year-old son who died from COVID-19, leaving a wife and newborn baby.
Sentiment: negative
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Why Is India Running Out Of Oxygen?

Why Is India Running Out Of Oxygen?
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Hospitals don't have enough oxygen for patients on ventilators. There are delivery bottlenecks. Families are sometimes told to get their own supplies. Health experts say it didn't have to be this way.
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Nepal could be the next India -- except worse

Nepal could be the next India -- except worse
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Last weekend, 44% of Nepal's Covid tests came back positive, according to government figures quoted by the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), as it warned of an impending crisis.
Sentiment: negative
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Indian states offer lessons in how to squeeze out more vaccine shots out of each vial

Indian states offer lessons in how to squeeze out more vaccine shots out of each vial
Added 2 days ago
Summary: This may seem like a data anomaly but there’s nothing that the efficiency of highly skilled nurses and healthcare workers cannot achieve.
Sentiment: negative
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U.S. backs waiving patent protections for Covid vaccines, citing global health crisis

U.S. backs waiving patent protections for Covid vaccines, citing global health crisis
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The Biden administration announced Wednesday that it supports waiving intellectual property protections for Covid-19 vaccines.
Sentiment: positive
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Biden administration backs suspending patent protections for Covid vaccines

Biden administration backs suspending patent protections for Covid vaccines
Added 2 days ago
Summary: US President Joe Biden’s administration on Wednesday announced support for a global waiver on patent protections for Covid-19 vaccines, offering hope to poor nations that have struggled to access the…
Sentiment: negative
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India Crosses 20 Million COVID-19 Cases As Critical Shortages Worsen

India Crosses 20 Million COVID-19 Cases As Critical Shortages Worsen
Added 2 days ago
Summary: In just the past week, India has seen its COVID-19 cases jump by 2,646,526 — a figure that, if it stood alone, would make India the 14th worst-hit nation in the world.
Sentiment: negative
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India reports over 412,000 new Covid cases as court demands plan to tackle oxygen shortage in Delhi

India reports over 412,000 new Covid cases as court demands plan to tackle oxygen shortage in Delhi
Added 2 days ago
Summary: India's Supreme Court ordered the central government to present a comprehensive plan by Thursday outlining steps to meet medical oxygen requirements for Delhi.
Sentiment: negative
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COVID restrictions return to Sydney as mystery case investigated

COVID restrictions return to Sydney as mystery case investigated
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Australian authorities trying to work out how a Sydney man acquired Indian virus variant linked to a case from the US
Sentiment: negative
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Australian PM walks back tough talk on Covid-hotspot returnees, downplays ‘exaggerated’ criticism of ‘racism’ and jail penalties

Australian PM walks back tough talk on Covid-hotspot returnees, downplays ‘exaggerated’ criticism of ‘racism’ and jail penalties
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Accused of having “blood on his hands,” Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has retreated from threats to jail and fine returnees from Covid-ravaged India – describing the likelihood of stiff penalties as “pretty much zero.”
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‘Rejected and betrayed’: Australians stranded in India speak of heartbreak

‘Rejected and betrayed’: Australians stranded in India speak of heartbreak
Added 2 days ago
Summary: More than 9,000 Australians remain trapped in India by the Coalition’s Covid travel ban. Many travelled before the crisis to visit sick and dying relatives, and say they are angry at their treatment. Here are six of their stories
Sentiment: negative
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Covishield vaccine components: US supplies of vaccine components to India to enable manufacturing of two crore doses of Covishield | India News - Times of India

Covishield vaccine components: US supplies of vaccine components to India to enable manufacturing of two crore doses of Covishield | India News - Times of India
Added 2 days ago
Summary: India News: The US on Wednesday said the vaccine components it has supplied to India this week will enable the manufacturing of two crore doses of the Covishield
Sentiment: positive
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Red Cross warns 'Covid variants are running rampant across Asia’ as India’s crisis spills over into neighbor Nepal

Red Cross warns 'Covid variants are running rampant across Asia’ as India’s crisis spills over into neighbor Nepal
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies has warned Nepal’s health system is at risk of being overrun by rising Covid cases, as India’s outbreak spills across into neighboring nations around South Asia.
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Mexican President says Kamala Harris likely to be in Mexico on June 8 - Times of India

Mexican President says Kamala Harris likely to be in Mexico on June 8 - Times of India
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Rest of World News: MEXICO CITY: Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Wednesday that US Vice President Kamala Harris would probably visit Mexico on June .
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Coronavirus: India hits another grim record as it scrambles oxygen supply

Coronavirus: India hits another grim record as it scrambles oxygen supply
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Infections in India hit another grim daily record on Thursday as demand for medical oxygen jumped sevenfold and the government denied reports that it was slow in distributing life-saving supplies from abroad.
Sentiment: negative
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India G-7 Delegation Forced To Self-Isolate After Positive Coronavirus Tests

India G-7 Delegation Forced To Self-Isolate After Positive Coronavirus Tests
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Foreign Minister Subrahmanyam Jaishankar and his entourage at the gathering in the United Kingdom will attend meetings virtually after two members of the delegation reportedly tested positive.
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3 US Senators Urge Biden Administration To Accelerate COVID-19 Assistance To India

3 US Senators Urge Biden Administration To Accelerate COVID-19 Assistance To India
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Three top US senators have urged the Biden administration to ramp up its COVID-19 assistance to India, saying the country is currently registering over 3,00,000 new cases every day and its health care system is struggling to keep up with the surge.
Sentiment: positive
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Undeterred By Central Bank Scare Tactics Crypto Trading Is Booming In India

Undeterred By Central Bank Scare Tactics Crypto Trading Is Booming In India
Added 2 days ago
Summary: According to a local media source, crypto trading in India is on the rise. This comes as the Indian government is mulling over a ban on private digital
Sentiment: negative
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Australian COVID-19 travel restrictions challenged in court

Australian COVID-19 travel restrictions challenged in court
Added 2 days ago
Summary: CANBERRA, Australia - Australia’s drastic COVID-19 strategies of preventing its citizens leaving the country and returning from India were challenged ...
Sentiment: negative
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India hits another grim record as it scrambles oxygen supply

India hits another grim record as it scrambles oxygen supply
Added 2 days ago
Summary: NEW DELHI (AP) — Infections in India hit another grim daily record on Thursday as demand for medical oxygen jumped seven-fold and the government denied reports that it was slow in distributing life-saving supplies from abroad...
Sentiment: negative
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State Department Approves Departure of Nonemergency Government Officials From India

State Department Approves Departure of Nonemergency Government Officials From India
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The United States is also urging its citizens to leave the country.
Sentiment: negative
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India's COVID-19 cases surpass 21 million amid oxygen supply issues

India's COVID-19 cases surpass 21 million amid oxygen supply issues
Added 2 days ago
Summary: India has hit another record for COVID-19 infections as the country struggles to meet demand for oxygen.
Sentiment: negative
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India Covid: Government says new variant linked to surge

India Covid: Government says new variant linked to surge
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The deadly second wave of the virus has already overwhelmed India's healthcare system.
Sentiment: negative
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Pakistan court asks India to cooperate in Kulbhushan Jadhav case - Times of India

Pakistan court asks India to cooperate in Kulbhushan Jadhav case - Times of India
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Pakistan News: A top Pakistani court hearing the case of death row convict Kulbhushan Jadhav has asked India to cooperate in the legal proceeding over the matter, sa
Sentiment: positive
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US Backs Covid Vaccine Patent Waiver Plan Proposed By India, South Africa

US Backs Covid Vaccine Patent Waiver Plan Proposed By India, South Africa
Added 2 days ago
Summary: US President Joe Biden's administration on Wednesday announced support for a global waiver on patent protections for Covid-19 vaccines, offering hope to poor nations that have struggled to access the life-saving doses.
Sentiment: negative
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COVID-19 curbs reinstated in Sydney as Australian officials trace mystery case

COVID-19 curbs reinstated in Sydney as Australian officials trace mystery case
Added 2 days ago
Summary: SYDNEY: Australian officials reinstated social distancing measures across greater Sydney on Thursday (May 6), as they scrambled to find missing ...
Sentiment: negative
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PUBG owner teases a new Battle Royale mobile game for India

PUBG owner teases a new Battle Royale mobile game for India
Added 2 days ago
Summary: South Korea’s Krafton Inc — rights holders of the PlayerUnknown’s BattleGround (PUBG) game — released a teaser for a new game called Battlegrounds Mobile India specially made for the country. Last September, the Indian government banned PUB
Sentiment: negative
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India hits another dire record in COVID-19 outbreak with 3,980 deaths in a day

India hits another dire record in COVID-19 outbreak with 3,980 deaths in a day
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Daily caseload of infections again reaches over 400,000 as country scrambles for oxygen supplies, with demand jumping sevenfold
Sentiment: negative
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An inside look at India's COVID-19 crisis as oxygen runs short

An inside look at India's COVID-19 crisis as oxygen runs short
Added 2 days ago
Summary: COVID-19 is claiming lives in India at record speed. The country is still desperate for oxygen even as other countries send aid. Chris Livesay shares more from New Delhi.
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India Hits Another Grim Record as It Scrambles for Oxygen

India Hits Another Grim Record as It Scrambles for Oxygen
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The latest tally of 412,262 cases has pushed India's total to more than 21 million
Sentiment: negative
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India accounted for 1 in 4 coronavirus deaths worldwide last week

India accounted for 1 in 4 coronavirus deaths worldwide last week
Added 2 days ago
Summary: India accounted for 46% of global cases and 25% of global deaths between April 26 and May 2, the WHO said.
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Coronavirus: How India descended into Covid-19 chaos

Coronavirus: How India descended into Covid-19 chaos
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Experts tell the BBC that delays in decision-making worsened the crisis of India's second wave.
Sentiment: negative
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COVID-19: Canadian plane filled with ventilators, remdesivir on route to India

COVID-19: Canadian plane filled with ventilators, remdesivir on route to India
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Canada is sending as many as 25,000 vials of the antiviral remdesivir and up to 350 ventilators from its National Emergency Strategic Stockpile to help respond to the critical COVID-19 situation in India.
Sentiment: negative
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WHO says India accounted for 46% of global COVID-19 cases last week | CBC News

WHO says India accounted for 46% of global COVID-19 cases last week | CBC News
Added 2 days ago
Summary: India accounted for nearly half the coronavirus cases reported worldwide last week, the World Health Organization said on Wednesday, as the country's deaths rose by a new high of 3,780 during the last 24 hours.
Sentiment: negative
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Social media is a lifeline for desperate Indians. And a threat for Narendra Modi

Social media is a lifeline for desperate Indians. And a threat for Narendra Modi
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Even as Indians turn to Twitter, Facebook and other social media during one of the country's darkest hours, the Modi government seems to be cracking down on dissent on the major platforms.
Sentiment: negative
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India accounted for 1 in 4 coronavirus deaths worldwide last week

India accounted for 1 in 4 coronavirus deaths worldwide last week
Added 2 days ago
Summary: India accounted for 46% of recorded global cases and 25% of deaths from April 26 to May 2, the World Health Organization said.
Sentiment: negative
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India is the home of the world's biggest producer of Covid vaccines. But it's facing a major internal shortage

India is the home of the world's biggest producer of Covid vaccines. But it's facing a major internal shortage
Added 2 days ago
Summary: India's devastating experience of a second wave of coronavirus cases is ongoing but questions are now focusing on how the country got to this tragic point.
Sentiment: negative
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Australia's most populous state reports first Covid case in more than month

Australia's most populous state reports first Covid case in more than month
Added 2 days ago
Summary: It is the first locally acquired infection in southeastern New South Wales since March 31st
Sentiment: negative
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UK announces plan for ‘quantum leap’ in relations with India

UK announces plan for ‘quantum leap’ in relations with India
Added 2 days ago
Summary: LONDON (AP) — Britain said Tuesday it's agreed to increase cooperation with India in areas including trade, science and health as Indian authorities battle a surge in coronavirus infections that threatens to overwhelm the nation's health care system. Plans for...
Sentiment: negative
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Experts warn of ‘horrible’ weeks ahead as India’s COVID-19 crisis deepens

Experts warn of ‘horrible’ weeks ahead as India’s COVID-19 crisis deepens
Added 2 days ago
Summary: One public health expert was left bewildered when Indian policymakers told him the situation would improve within days.
Sentiment: negative
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Trapped By India Travel Bans: Workers, Expats, Families ... Aussie Cricket Players

Trapped By India Travel Bans: Workers, Expats, Families ... Aussie Cricket Players
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Mounting COVID-19 travel restrictions are meant to contain the Indian variant. But citizens and visitors alike are feeling frustrated.
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‘Against humanity’: India’s opposition slams Australia’s flight ban laws

‘Against humanity’: India’s opposition slams Australia’s flight ban laws
Added 2 days ago
Summary: While India’s opposition has damned the flight ban as against “ethical conduct among sovereign nations”, the President of the Indian Medical Association supports it.
Sentiment: negative
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Australian Court To Examine India Travel Ban; Plea By Man In Bengaluru

Australian Court To Examine India Travel Ban; Plea By Man In Bengaluru
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Summary: An Australian court on Wednesday agreed to hear a challenge to the country's controversial ban on citizens returning home from coronavirus-hit India.
Sentiment: negative
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UK, India to start formal FTA talks within months

UK, India to start formal FTA talks within months
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Summary: Britain and India will begin formal free trade deal talks later this year, the UK government said Tuesday, after they agreed an initial package to ...
Sentiment: positive
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Egypt buys 30 Rafale fighter jets from France - Times of India

Egypt buys 30 Rafale fighter jets from France - Times of India
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Summary: Middle East News: CAIRO: Egypt's military has ordered 30 Rafale jets from French defence firm Dassault Aviation, part of a multi-billion-dollar defence mega-deal confir.
Sentiment: positive
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Australia walks back 'racist' India COVID-19 travel ban after backlash

Australia walks back 'racist' India COVID-19 travel ban after backlash
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Summary: Australia's prime minister fended off accusations of racism and having blood on his hands on Tuesday (May 4), as he retreated from a threat to ...
Sentiment: negative
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Baby with Covid dies after being 'abandoned' by parents who 'feared infection'

Baby with Covid dies after being 'abandoned' by parents who 'feared infection'
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Summary: A two-month-old baby was left in Shri Maharaja Gulab Singh Hospital in the Jammu region of India on Sunday with its parents reported to have left before they could be tested
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COVID cases in India accounted for nearly half of worldwide coronavirus infections last week

COVID cases in India accounted for nearly half of worldwide coronavirus infections last week
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Summary: India was also responsible for a quarter of the deaths from COVID as hospitals buckle under the strain of the pandemic.
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‘Bring our people ASAP’: Indian-Australian community steps up pressure for repatriation plan

‘Bring our people ASAP’: Indian-Australian community steps up pressure for repatriation plan
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Summary: A doctor who helped bring 3000 Australians back from India in just three weeks last year says the Indian-Australian community wants a concrete government plan for the repatriation of stranded citizens.
Sentiment: negative
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Coronavirus: What's happening in Canada and around the world on May 4 | CBC News

Coronavirus: What's happening in Canada and around the world on May 4 | CBC News
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Summary: Alberta Premier Jason Kenney announced a series of stricter public health measures on Tuesday, including two weeks of at-home learning for students from kindergarten to Grade 12 schools effective Friday. Fines for violating public-health orders will double to $2,000, Kenney said in a live address.
Sentiment: negative
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High-tech hunt for scarce COVID-19 vaccines in India raises fear for fairness

High-tech hunt for scarce COVID-19 vaccines in India raises fear for fairness
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Summary: NEW DELHI - Indian tech experts have written software code and designed websites to help people book scarce COVID-19 vaccinations online, raising concern about an unfair advantage for the tech savvy and jeopardising chances of an equitable vaccine rollout.
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News Brief: Decision Day On Facebook's Trump Ban, Aid For India, Democracy Poll

News Brief: Decision Day On Facebook's Trump Ban, Aid For India, Democracy Poll
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Summary: Oversight board will announce if Trump will be allowed back on Facebook. Indian Americans raise money to help with India's COVID-19 crisis. Plus, the results of the latest Democracy Perception Index.
Sentiment: positive
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India accounts for half of global Covid-19 cases, quarter of deaths

India accounts for half of global Covid-19 cases, quarter of deaths
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Summary: Oxygen supplies are being rushed across India, while some inoculation centres have shut as vaccine shots run out.
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UK announces plan for 'quantum leap' in relations with India

UK announces plan for 'quantum leap' in relations with India
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Summary: Britain said Tuesday it's agreed to increase cooperation with India in areas including trade, science and health as Indian authorities battle a surge in coronavirus infections that threatens to overwhelm the nation's health care system.
Sentiment: negative
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Play in India’s top cricket league suspended as country’s covid numbers spiral out of control

Play in India’s top cricket league suspended as country’s covid numbers spiral out of control
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Summary: The Indian Premier League has shut down as the country struggles to keep pace with fast-rising coronavirus numbers.
Sentiment: positive
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Top court orders Indian government to present oxygen plan

Top court orders Indian government to present oxygen plan
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Summary: NEW DELHI - India’s government, facing calls for a strict coronavirus lockdown to slow the devastating surge in infections, was ordered by the top cou...
Sentiment: negative
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UK and India agree to let more young people in

UK and India agree to let more young people in
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Summary: Up to 3,000 18 to 30-year-olds a year to be allowed to work in each other's countries under a new deal.
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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'
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Summary: As COVID-19 rages in India, scientist warns further waves 'inevitable'
Sentiment: negative
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As U.S. COVID-19 Cases Drop, India Experiences A Crisis

As U.S. COVID-19 Cases Drop, India Experiences A Crisis
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Summary: India's count of COVID-19 cases has passed 20 million. Indian Americans are sounding the alarm that the surge demands global attention, and are raising money to help send supplies and aid to India.
Sentiment: positive
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India to take back illegal migrants to UK in return for visas for young workers

India to take back illegal migrants to UK in return for visas for young workers
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Summary: NEW DELHI: Britain and India on Tuesday (May 4) signed an accord on migration and mobility, an Indian foreign ministry official said, as they look ...
Sentiment: negative
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In a span of one month, India has gone from shipping out Covid-19 aid to receiving it

In a span of one month, India has gone from shipping out Covid-19 aid to receiving it
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Summary: As Covid-19 ravages, India’s stance as a global aid giver has shifted to one of receiving aid. The Twitter account of India’s foreign ministry is a testament to this shift.
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UN raises serious human rights concerns over Australia’s India travel ban

UN raises serious human rights concerns over Australia’s India travel ban
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Summary: ‘Nobody’s going to be jailed … at this time,’ deputy PM Michael McCormack says
Sentiment: negative
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India’s exports nearly triple in April despite huge spike in Covid-19 infections

India’s exports nearly triple in April despite huge spike in Covid-19 infections
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Summary: India’s exports nearly triple in April despite huge spike in Covid-19 infections
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Covid mutant variants in rampant outbreaks like India & Brazil mean ‘no one is safe’ as pandemic could las...

Covid mutant variants in rampant outbreaks like India & Brazil mean ‘no one is safe’ as pandemic could las...
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Summary: COVID mutant variants spawning from out of control outbreaks like in India and Brazil mean “no one is safe” unless vaccine rollouts are widened, it has been warned. The People’s V…
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