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US to raise human rights, Pegasus issues in talks with India

New Delhi, stand by for a brief lecture on human rights and civil liberties. US Secretary of State Antony Blinken will raise these issues in talks with his Indian counterpart next week, including India’s alleged use of spyware, notwithstanding an agenda heavy with strategic issues.US officials who previewed the talks scheduled for Tuesday affirmed that …

Covid-19: Across faiths, US volunteers mobilize for India crisis

Volunteers at Hindu temples, Muslim groups and Sikh relief organizations across the United States are mobilizing to support India as the world’s second-most populous country struggles to handle Covid-19 surge. From coast to coast, faith groups tied to the Indian diaspora have collected hundreds of oxygen concentrators and raised millions for everything from food to …