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    Indian wicketkeeper Parthiv Patel retires from cricket

    Agence France-Presse. New Delhi | Updated at 03:08pm on December 09, 2020

    India's Parthiv Patel, who was the youngest Test wicketkeeper when he made his debut against England in 2002, on Wednesday retired from all cricket. Overshadowed...

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    Indian jeweller's 12,638-diamond ring sets world record

    Agence France-Presse. New Delhi | Updated at 08:18pm on December 04, 2020

    An elaborate floral-shaped ring sporting 12,638 tiny diamonds has earned a place in the Guinness World Records -- but its Indian creator has no plans...

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    Indian farmers clash with police over reforms

    Agence France-Presse. New Delhi | Updated at 04:02pm on November 26, 2020

    Indian police fired tear gas and water cannon on Thursday in clashes with several thousand farmers marching to New Delhi to protest against recent agricultural...

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    Homes evacuated as cyclone threatens India

    Agence France-Presse. New Delhi  | Updated at 12:09pm on November 25, 2020

    Local Indian authorities banned public gatherings and closed shops as more than 1,000 rescue personnel mobilised against a powerful cyclone barrelling towards the southeastern coast,...

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    England to play four Tests in India: Ganguly

    Agence France-Presse. New Delhi | Updated at 11:59am on November 25, 2020

    India will host England for four Tests in early 2021 in what could become the key clashes in deciding who reaches the world Test championship...

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    India first priority for vaccine delivery: Serum

    Agence France-Presse. New Delhi | Updated at 10:01am on November 24, 2020

    India will be given first priority for the delivery of the AstraZeneca/Oxford vaccine after its British developers claimed success following mass testing, the world's largest...

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    British man survives malaria, COVID-19 and cobra bite in India

    Agence France-Presse. New Delhi | Updated at 09:59am on November 22, 2020

    A British charity worker who survived coronavirus, dengue and malaria was recovering after a potentially deadly snake bite in western India's Rajasthan state. Ian Jones...

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    Delhi quadruples mask fines as virus cases soar

    Agence France-Presse. New Delhi | Updated at 07:54pm on November 19, 2020

    Officials in India's capital on Thursday quadrupled the fines dished out for people not wearing face masks as coronavirus cases soar in the megacity, overwhelming...

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    India passes eight million coronavirus cases

    Agence France-Presse. New Delhi | Updated at 10:37am on October 29, 2020

    India on Thursday passed eight million coronavirus cases and the world's second-worst-hit country is bracing for a new wave in the pandemic. There have now...

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    Facebook's India policy chief Ankhi Das quits

    Agence France-Presse. New Delhi | Updated at 11:09am on October 28, 2020

    Facebook's top India public policy executive, who was at the centre of a row over the alleged failure to address hate speech on the platform,...