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Indian doctors to widen strike demanding improved safety after attack

14 Jun 2019

KOLKATA/NEW DELHI A leading Indian doctors' association called for a nationwide strike on Monday, stepping up protests by medical staff demanding better security at hospitals after an attack on doctors in Kolkata.

Thousands of doctors go on strike in India to demand safety after attack

14 Jun 2019

KOLKATA/NEW DELHI, June 14 Thousands of doctors across India went on strike on Friday to demand better security at hospitals days after junior doctors in the city of Kolkata were attacked, leaving services in many government-run health facilities paralysed.

Villagers fear for survival on India's disappearing island

29 Nov 2018

GHORAMARA ISLAND, India Residents of India's Ghoramara Island want to leave their home as it shrinks each year due to rising seas, but many say they can't afford it. | Video

In India's Kolkata, poor sleep where they work to send more money home

23 Mar 2016

KOLKATA In India's Kolkata, street workers from second-hand clothes sellers to rickshaw drivers say they rest and sleep where they work, too poor to afford a home of their own.

Christians say under siege in Modi's India after rape, attacks

17 Mar 2015

KOLKATA Christians in India said on Monday that the Hindu nationalist government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi had not done enough to protect their religion, after a spate of attacks including the rape of a 75-year-old nun at the weekend. | Video

Christians say under siege in Modi's India after rape, attacks

16 Mar 2015

KOLKATA Christians in India said on Monday that the Hindu nationalist government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi had not done enough to protect their religion, after a spate of attacks including the rape of a 75-year-old nun at the weekend.

Christians say under siege in Modi's India after rape, attacks

16 Mar 2015

KOLKATA Christians in India said on Monday that the Hindu nationalist government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi had not done enough to protect their religion, after a spate of attacks including the rape of a 75-year-old nun at the weekend.

Christians say under siege in Modi's India after rape, attacks

16 Mar 2015

KOLKATA Christians in India said on Monday that the government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi had not done enough to protect their religion, after a spate of attacks including the rape of a 75-year-old nun at the weekend.

City of joy

22 Sep 2011

At last I found them. And I stood stunned, like other customers in front of the food stall.

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