India

India has reported 5,865 COVID-19 cases and 169 deaths as of April 9. In March, the government placed the country onlockdown, and violators of the lockdown could be imprisoned for up to two years. India also halted public transit, including trains, inter-state buses and metro. To enhance testing capability, the government has authorized 56 private laboratories to administer tests for COVID-19, in addition to the 136 government labs, aiming to increase the country's testing capacity to 100,000 tests per day in the coming months.

Will India be the New COVID-19 Epicentre? (September 18, 2020)

India’s Economy Takes Massive COVID-19 Hit as Infections Hit New Record (August 31, 2020)

India Struggles with COVID-19 Containment (August 10, 2020)

COVID-19: India’s Cases Surge, Australia’s Spike (July 6, 2020)

Special Dispatch | Will India Survive the Test of COVID-19? (June 29, 2020)

Special Dispatch | Modi’s Hindu Nationalist Platform Not Meeting the COVID-19 Moment (June 26, 2020)

India-China Border Standoff Gets More Complicated (June 24, 2020)

India, Australia Strengthen Strategic Partnership (June 8, 2020)

India Sets Guidelines for Phased Re-opening (June 1, 2020)

India and Pakistan Battle Locust Swarms (May 27, 2020)

Rise in Sino-India Border Tensions (May 25, 2020)

Cyclone Amphan Adds to COVID-19 Disruptions in South Asia (May 22, 2020)

India Aims for Goal of Self-reliance Amidst COVID-19 (May 15, 2020)

Can India Emerge from Covid-19 as the Next Manufacturing Powerhouse? (May 6, 2020)

Some Easing Within India’s Hard Lockdown (April 20, 2020)

Special Dispatch | Stranded in India: Repatriation Efforts Underway for Canadians Trapped in World’s Largest Lockdown (April 9, 2020)

Excessive use of force condemned in the Philippines, India (April 6, 2020)

Special Dispatch | International Student Flows from Asia to Canada Facing Short-term, Long-term Disruptions (April 3, 2020)

India's COVID-19 lockdown harsh for migrant workers (April 1, 2020)

Asian insurgencies in the time of COVID-19 (April 1, 2020)

International student numbers expected to take ‘massive hit’ from coronavirus (March 30, 2020)

1.3 billion people in India under lockdown (March 25, 2020)

Asia ramps up response to COVID-19 (March 18, 2020)

COVID-19 outbreak tests India (March 13, 2020)