The Indian politician warned that the virus could "rapidly mutate" and transform "into a more contagious and more dangerous form."
Though rare, the fungal infections can cause serious health issues.
Burning a body after death is an important part of the Hindu funeral process.
The uncle of Vice President Kamala Harris said he does not blame his niece for the United States' delayed response to sending aid to India as cases surge.
The Indian government is facing growing calls to impose a nationwide lockdown to contain the coronavirus from health experts, business owners and Supreme Court judges.
A Sikh group was barred from donating funds to help India battle the COVID-19 pandemic after the government labeled it as a terroist organization.
As India's COVID-19 crisis worsens, oxygen has become a precious commodity. The country has had to reach out for donations from abroad to keep up with demand from overwhelmed hospitals.
About 3,980 new deaths were reported by the Health Ministry, adding to the total of 230,168 that experts believe is actually higher, according to the Associated Press.
Right now is the time to ditch all platitudes and take bold, decisive action.
A heartwarming picture of a 75-year-old woman hugging the doctor who helped her beat COVID made its way from the Medical College and Hospital, Kolkata, India, straight into people's hearts.
Video of the mass gathering of women offering water at the Navapura village in Sanand Taluka went viral on Wednesday, according to RepublicWorld.
The government of the state with the third-most recorded COVID-19 cases in India has unveiled a special helpline for cattle, a move many are condemning as the region continues to suffer dozens of human deaths a day.
India recorded 382,315 new coronavirus cases on Wednesday, reaching a total of more than 20.6 million.
Three businessmen returning from India via Nepal tested positive on arrival in southwest China last month, according to a field note published in "China CDC Weekly."
On their wedding day, one bride asked her groom to recite the multiples of two. When he couldn't do that, she decided to call off the wedding.
Dr. Navjot Dahiya, vice president of the Indian Medical Association, called Modi a "super-spreader" for his failure to cancel the traditional Holi festival, which draws massive crowds, as well as cricket matches with tens of thousands of spectators.
India's top scientific adviser said on Wednesday the nation should brace for an "inevitable" third wave of coronavirus, as soaring infection rates grip the world's second-most populous country.
Fringe websites and social media users have circulated rumors over the professor's death and COVID-19 vaccines.
"Ultimately putting officers in jail or hauling officers for contempt will not bring oxygen. Please tell us steps to solve this," Justice Dhananjaya Yeshwant Chandrachud said.
Now is the time for the rich and famous to invest their wealth into responding to this crisis.
The government imposed a strict lockdown on flights from India last week, stranding some 8,000 citizens overseas as India faces soaring coronavirus cases and deaths.
Exams for medical interns in India will be postponed in an effort to increase personnel availability amid the world's worst coronavirus outbreak.
The elections, which have caused public outrage due to health risks, led to public electoral rallies and marches in March and April that health experts believe contributed to India's rising rates of infections.
The posts were deleted following widespread criticism.
After 24 people died in one Indian hospital, many are attributing the deaths to a lack of oxygen. An investigation has been called for.
The Karnataka government has also allotted 230 acres to use as a COVID-19 burial ground to reduce the burden on the crematoriums.
The president's proclamations highlighted that May is set aside to celebrate several groups of Americans.
At least four different hospitals have recently experienced deadly tragedies, resulting in the deaths of 43 combined patients.
The Biden administration has sent two military planes full of supplies to India, as the country struggles with a deadly COVID-19 crisis.
Local government asks residents to cooperate and says "all efforts are being made to make more stock available & resume the drive."