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Indian virus variant found in Thai travelers from Pakistan

By CHALIDA EKVITTHAYAVECHNUKUL, BANGKOK (AP) — Health authorities in Thailand said Monday they have confirmed the country’s first cases of the

India’s surge hits southern states, prompts more lockdowns

By KRUTIKA PATHI, BENGALURU, India (AP) — Two southern states in India became the latest to declare lockdowns, as coronavirus cases

Pressure rises for India lockdown; surge breaks record again

By NEHA MEHROTRA and ASHOK SHARMA, NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi faced growing pressure Friday to impose

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

By ASHOK SHARMA, NEW DELHI (AP) — Under order by the Supreme Court, India’s government agreed on Thursday to provide more

India hits another grim record as it scrambles oxygen supply

By ASHOK SHARMA, NEW DELHI (AP) — Infections in India hit another grim daily record on Thursday as demand for medical

Indian court urges government action as hospitals cry help

By ASHOK SHARMA, NEW DELHI (AP) — With Indian hospitals struggling to secure a steady supply of oxygen, and more

The Latest: India opens vaccination to all adults amid surge

By The Associated Press, NEW DELHI — India has opened vaccinations to all adults in hopes of taming a monstrous

Hospital fire kills 18 virus patients as India steps up…

By ASHOK SHARMA, NEW DELHI (AP) — A fire in a COVID-19 hospital ward in western India killed 18 patients

US to restrict travel from India over COVID starting Tuesday

By ZEKE MILLER and DARLENE SUPERVILLE, WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. will restrict travel from India starting on May 4, the

Virus surge, vaccine shortages spread beyond India’s borders By JULHAS…

By JULHAS ALAM, DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — India has tried to fight skyrocketing coronavirus infections by increasing its production of vaccines

India cases up as scientists appeal to Modi to release…

By ASHOK SHARMA,NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian scientists appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to publicly release virus data that

Indians turn to black market, unproven drugs as virus surges

By ANIRUDDHA GHOSAL and NEHA MEHROTRA, NEW DELHI (AP) — Ashish Poddar kept an ice pack on hand as he waited

India grieves 200,000 dead with many more probably uncounted

By SHEIKH SAALIQ, KRUTIKA PATHI and ANIRUDDHA GHOSAL, NEW DELHI (AP) — Three days after his coronavirus symptoms appeared, Rajendra Karan

The Latest: Biden: Sending help to India during virus surge

By The Associated Press, WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden says the U.S. is sending “a whole series of help” to

Asia Today: India records 320K cases as foreign help arrives

NEW DELHI (AP) — India recorded more than 320,000 new cases of coronavirus infection Tuesday as a grim surge of

SOS messages, panic as virus breaks India’s health system

By SHEIKH SAALIQ, NEW DELHI (AP) — Dr. Gautam Singh dreads the daily advent of the ventilator beeps, signaling that

India virus patients suffocate amid oxygen shortage in surge

By AIJAZ HUSSAIN, SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Indian authorities scrambled Saturday to get oxygen tanks to hospitals where COVID-19 patients

EXPLAINER: Why India is shattering global infection records

By ANIRUDDHA GHOSAL and KRUTIKA PATHI, NEW DELHI (AP) — The world’s fastest pace of spreading infections and the highest

India reports global record of 314K new coronavirus cases

By ASHOK SHARMA, NEW DELHI (AP) — India reported a global record of more than 314,000 new infections Thursday as

‘No place for you’: Indian hospitals buckle amid virus surge

By ANIRUDDHA GHOSAL and NEHA MEHROTRA, NEW DELHI (AP) — Seema Gandotra, sick with the coronavirus, gasped for breath in