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The daughter of a migrant worker sleeps on a highway as they failed to get a bus to return to their village in Delhi on Sunday. Photograph: Adnan Abidi/Reuters

Millions of migrant Indian workers are fleeing possible starvation in cities, many trekking hundreds of kilometres to try to reach the safety of their(...)

Slum dwellers receive free food packets during a 21-day nationwide lockdown to limit the spreading of Covid-19, in Ahmedabad, India. Photograph: Amit Dave/Reuters

Tens of millions of daily wage earners across India face financial deprivation and possible starvation following the countrywide lockdown to contain t(...)

India’s prime minister, Narendra Modi, leads a cabinet meeting observing social distancing in New Delhi: a 21-day lockdown has been declared.

More than 1.3 billion Indians began confining themselves to their homes on Wednesday in the world’s largest-ever lockdown in an attempt to contain the(...)

Monkeys cross a deserted road during a one-day nationwide curfew imposed as a preventive measure against Covid-19  in New Delhi, India. Photograph: Yawar Nazir/ Getty Images

India is locking down large swaths of the country until at least the end of the month, as it seeks to control the spread of the deadly coronavirus fol(...)

 Indian security personnel stand guard outside the Tihar prison complex where the men were hanged in New Delhi on Friday. Photograph:  Rajat Gupta/EPA

India on Friday executed four men convicted of gang raping and murdering a 23-year-old medical intern on a moving bus in New Delhi in December 2012. (...)

Residents argue with security personnel in the Shiv Vihar neighborhood of Delhi on  February 28th. The New Delhi police force has been widely criticised for standing by during some of the worst religious violence in years. Photograph: Atul Loke/New York Times

Kaushar Ali, a house painter, was trying to get home when he ran into a battle. Hindu and Muslim mobs were hurling rocks at each other, blocking a str(...)

Visitors queue outside the  Louvre museum in Paris after staff ended coronavirus walkout following  two days of closure.  Photograph: Philippe Lopez/ AFP

The Republic’s second confirmed case of coronavirus, announced on Tuesday night, has focused minds on the measures that might have to be taken to limi(...)

Residents stand behind a makeshift barrier at the mouth to a lane splattered with bricks following violence in New Delhi, on Friday. Photograph: Altaf Qadri/AP

There was an edgy calm in the riot-torn neighbourhoods of India’s federal capital New Delhi on Friday following days of sectarian clashes. The death t(...)

 Indian security forces patrol on Wednesday near the site of violent clashes  in eastern Delhi. Photograph: Harish Tyagi/EPA

Shoot-at-sight orders have been issued by India’s federal government to paramilitary and police personnel deployed across parts of the capital New Del(...)

India’s prime minister Narendra Modi speaks with US president Donald Trump  and first lady Melania Trump  upon their arrival at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport in Ahmedabad on Monday. Photograph:  Mandel Ngan/AFP

US president Donald Trump called for India to strengthen its strategic ties with America at a massive rally to kick off a two-day visit to the south A(...)

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