Política Los Tiempos - Bolivia Politica Latinoamericana

US slams China’s ‘disturbing behaviour’ at India border

In a sharp criticism of China over border tensions with India, the US on Wednesday described Beijing's actions as "disturbing behaviour" and said the skirmishes were a reminder of the threat China posed as it sought to use its power, whether in the South China Sea or on the borders with India.
Argentina The Korea Herald - Corea del Sur Mercosur

FM Kang talks with Australian, Indian ministers on coronavirus

South Korea's top diplomat had separate talks Tuesday with her Australian and Indian counterparts on the coronavirus response, Seoul's foreign ministry said.
Argentina Financial Express - India Mercosur

Differences among members, India-Mercosur PTA talks stalled

Sources have confirmed to Financial Express Online “We are aware of the differences between the members of the grouping. However, this has not been conveyed to us officially. Before the global lockdown due to COVID-19, efforts were made to set a date for negotiations. There has been no response so far.”
Política The Straits Times - Singapur Política Internacional

Border row strains ties between India and Nepal

India and Nepal are close South Asian neighbours but a border row has flared up, straining bilateral relations already weighed down by Kathmandu pursuing closer ties with Beijing.
Política Al Jazeera - Qatar Política Internacional

India should be placed on religious freedom blacklist: US panel

India protests as US Commission on International Religious Freedom puts it on 'countries of particular concern' list.
Economía India Times - India Economía Internacional Gulveen Aulakh

US supports firms weighing India as alternative to China

Modi is learnt to have asked states to roll out red carpet for firms exiting Beijing.
Economía Financial Times - Reino Unido Economía Internacional Stephanie Findlay

Indian fintechs face big test as economy feels the heat

Digital lenders have helped small businesses access funding, but a liquidity crunch looms
Política Al Jazeera - Qatar Política

India's migrant workers protest against lockdown extension

India's poor say lockdown extension until May 3 leaves them without money, food and promised government aid.
Argentina Financial Express - India Mercosur

Coronavirus outbreak: LAC region wants India’s help – why it’s time to translate Vasudev Kutumbakam into action

The Brazilian President Jair M Bolsonaro has sent a note to Prime Minister Narendra Modi making references to Ramayana and ``Sanjeevani Booti’’, the other governments have been reaching out through their missions seeking either economic or medical help.
Política BBC - Reino Unido Política

PM Narendra Modi says India will extend coronavirus lockdown until 3 May

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi has extended a nationwide lockdown until 3 May to contain the spread of the coronavirus.
Política Al Jazeera - Qatar Política Internacional

India COVID-19 lockdown means no food or work for rural poor

Millions in underdeveloped regions face penury and deprivation as economic activity grinds to a halt due to lockdown.
Economía BBC - Reino Unido Economía Internacional Arunoday Mukharji

Coronavirus: India's bailout may not be enough to save economy

"No-one will be allowed to go hungry," Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said while announcing the package - a combination of direct cash transfer benefits and food security measures. India's growth engine was actually sputtering well before the threat of outbreak arrived. Once one of the fastest growing economies in the world, its growth slowed to 4.7% last year - the slowest level in six years.
Política The Indian Express - India Salud Abantika Ghosh

Race to trace contacts of Tabligh meet continues as India cases cross 1,800 mark

17:09 - Coronavirus LIVE Updates, Total COVID-19 Cases in India Latest Updates: Health Ministry officials have attributed the rise in the number of cases to the Tablighi Jamaat congregation, which took place in mid-March, but said that it, however, does not show a national trend.
Política La Vanguardia - España Política

Millones de indios sin trabajo pugnan por volver al pueblo

El confinamiento súbito los ha dejado sin pan y sin medios de transporte.
Política South China Morning Post - China Política

Modi says there’s enough food for India during coronavirus lockdown, but supply chains are choking

India has unveiled a US$22 billion package to provide food rations and cash transfers to about 800 million people hit by the coronavirus lockdown. Although India had a record harvest and has enough reserves, there are concerns about the food supply chain disruptions, especially for the poor
Política BBC - Reino Unido Política Internacional

Coronavirus: India enters 'total lockdown' after spike in cases

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi has imposed a nationwide lockdown in an attempt to slow the spread of the coronavirus.
Política France 24 - Francia Política Internacional

‘Clap our hands,’ says Modi, but India needs more to tackle coronavirus crisis

India on Friday reported 206 coronavirus cases and five deaths. But with its population, poverty and poor public health service, the world’s largest democracy could be a COVID-19 ticking time bomb. So when Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation this week, Indians were looking for measures to tackle the crisis. They got populist symbolism instead.
Política Deutsche Welle (DW) - Alemania Política Internacional Ankita Mukhopadhyay

Nepal's delicate balancing act between China and India

Ties between Nepal and China have been on the upswing, particularly when it comes to trade, investment and regional connectivity. But Beijing's growing clout in the Himalayan country has stoked concerns in India. es un sitio web oficial del Gobierno Argentino