List of sports events affected by the new virus from China

ATHLETICS World indoor championships in Nanjing from March 13-15 postponed to March 2021. Hong Kong Marathon on Feb. 9 cancelled. Asian indoor cha...

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Global Forecast - Asia as of 13:30 GMT Thursday, February 6, 2020 Minimum and maximum temperatures in Celsius, precipitation in centimeters and weather conditions as recorded for the...

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Global Forecast - Asia as of 13:30 GMT Wednesday, February 5, 2020 Minimum and maximum temperatures in Celsius, precipitation in centimeters and weather conditions as recorded for th...

China gives top Indian auto show a miss over new virus fears

NEW DELHI (AP) — Hundreds of delegates and visitors from China did not attend India’s biggest auto show on Wednesday as countries scramble to halt the spread of a viral outbreak that has killed hundre...

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Global Forecast - Asia as of 13:30 GMT Tuesday, February 4, 2020 Minimum and maximum temperatures in Celsius, precipitation in centimeters and weather conditions as recorded for the ...

India says no plans yet to prepare a citizenship registry

NEW DELHI (AP) — India's ruling Hindu nationalist-led government said Tuesday it was still weighing whether to roll out a nationwide citizenship registry, an exercise it says would weed out illegal fo...

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Global Forecast - Asia as of 13:30 GMT Monday, February 3, 2020 Minimum and maximum temperatures in Celsius, precipitation in centimeters and weather conditions as recorded for the p...

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Global Forecast - Asia as of 13:30 GMT Sunday, February 2, 2020 Minimum and maximum temperatures in Celsius, precipitation in centimeters and weather conditions as recorded for the p...

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Global Forecast - Asia as of 13:30 GMT Saturday, February 1, 2020 Minimum and maximum temperatures in Celsius, precipitation in centimeters and weather conditions as recorded for the...

India's budget offers tax relief amid slow economic growth

NEW DELHI (AP) — India’s government on Saturday offered relief to taxpayers and vowed to spend billions to double farmers’ incomes and upgrade infrastructure, health care and industry to boost the cou...

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Global Forecast - Asia as of 13:30 GMT Friday, January 31, 2020 Minimum and maximum temperatures in Celsius, precipitation in centimeters and weather conditions as recorded for the p...

India projects rosy economic growth next year after slump

NEW DELHI (AP) — India’s government projects the economy will grow up to 6.5% in the next fiscal year, starting in April, and hopes to follow China's example in developing labor intensive industries a...

Indian forces kill 3 insurgents in Kashmir

NEW DELHI (AP) — India's security forces early Friday killed three insurgents in an exchange of gunfire on a highway in Indian-controlled Kashmir. The encounter occurred early Friday...

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Global Forecast - Asia as of 13:30 GMT Thursday, January 30, 2020 Minimum and maximum temperatures in Celsius, precipitation in centimeters and weather conditions as recorded for the...

Indian police detain man for firing during student protest

NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian police on Thursday detained a man who fired a shot near a university in the capital of New Delhi where students were protesting a new citizenship law that excludes Muslims. ...