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Groom Dead, at Least 100 Sick With Coronavirus After Indian Wedding

Groom Dead, at Least 100 Sick With Coronavirus After Indian Wedding

Groom Dead, at Least 100 Sick With Coronavirus After Indian Wedding Groom Dead, at Least 100 Sick With Coronavirus After Indian Wedding NEW DELHI — The groom felt ill at the wedding. Days later, he was dead, and soon more than 100 guests had tested positive for the coronavirus. Now, Indian officials have opened an investigation into the wedding gathering, …

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3 Indian Soldiers Killed in First Deadly Clash on Chinese Border in Decades

3 Indian Soldiers Killed in First Deadly Clash on Chinese Border in Decades

3 Indian Soldiers Killed in First Deadly Clash on Chinese Border in Decades 3 Indian Soldiers Killed in First Deadly Clash on Chinese Border in Decades “During the de-escalation process underway in the Galwan Valley, a violent face-off took place yesterday night with casualties,” according to a statement in the Indian news media that was attributed to Indian military officials. …

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Portraits of Everyday Life in the Indian State of Gujarat

Portraits of Everyday Life in the Indian State of Gujarat

Portraits of Everyday Life in the Indian State of Gujarat Portraits of Everyday Life in the Indian State of Gujarat With travel restrictions in place worldwide, we’ve launched a new series, The World Through a Lens, in which photojournalists help transport you, virtually, to some of our planet’s most beautiful and intriguing places. This week, Michael Benanav shares a collection …

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For Indian Women, the Coronavirus Economy Is a Devastating Setback

For Indian Women, the Coronavirus Economy Is a Devastating Setback

For Indian Women, the Coronavirus Economy Is a Devastating Setback For Indian Women, the Coronavirus Economy Is a Devastating Setback NEW DELHI — Over and over, Seema Munda kept refusing her parents’ pleas to get married. She wanted to be a nurse, not a housewife — and why was employment all right for her brother but not her? So last …

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Satish Gujral, Versatile Indian Artist, Is Dead at 94

Satish Gujral, Versatile Indian Artist, Is Dead at 94

Satish Gujral, Versatile Indian Artist, Is Dead at 94 Satish Gujral, Versatile Indian Artist, Is Dead at 94 Satish Gujral, one of India’s best-known artists, was always game to try something new. His early paintings reflected the violence and displacement that accompanied the partitioning of India in 1947 into the countries of India and Pakistan. Later he switched to murals …

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Mindy Kaling: ‘It would be great to have more LGBTQ content for Indian people. It’s almost never talked about’

Mindy Kaling: ‘It would be great to have more LGBTQ content for Indian people. It’s almost never talked about’

Mindy Kaling: ‘It would be great to have more LGBTQ content for Indian people. It’s almost never talked about’ Mindy Kaling: ‘It would be great to have more LGBTQ content for Indian people. It’s almost never talked about’ Mindy Kaling isn’t trying to tell everyone’s story – she’s had to break a lot of boundaries just to tell her own. Her …

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For Indian Diaspora, Panic and Anger Over Trump’s Immigration Plans

For Indian Diaspora, Panic and Anger Over Trump’s Immigration Plans

For Indian Diaspora, Panic and Anger Over Trump’s Immigration Plans For Indian Diaspora, Panic and Anger Over Trump’s Immigration Plans NEW DELHI — When President Trump announced via a late-night tweet that he would “suspend immigration” to protect American jobs from an economic tailspin caused by the coronavirus, Priyanka Nagar prepared for the worst. For more than a decade, Ms. …

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