Tag Archives: New Delhi

Battling doctor shortage, Indian hospitals offer intensive care from afar

By Aditya Kalra NEW DELHI (Reuters) – A doctor at a hospital in India's capital, New Delhi, was recently tracking a wall of monitors displaying the vital signs of intensive…

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Image of Asia: Opposing release of young Delhi rape convict

In this photo by Saurabh Das, the mother of a woman killed in a shocking gang rape on a New Delhi bus in 2012 arrives at a protest against the…

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Indian carmakers call for comprehensive plan after Delhi smog crackdown

By Aditi Shah MUMBAI (Reuters) – India's carmakers & dealers on Thursday called for a clear, nationwide policy to combat air pollution, after a crackdown on diesel cars & trucks…

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Image of Asia: Morning in the spice market

In this photo by Bernat Armangue, laborers rest or work early in the morning in New Delhi's Spice Market. The laborers carry the bags to the market early before customers…

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Image of Asia: Offering Eid prayers in New Delhi

In this photo by Tsering Topgyal, Indian Muslims offer prayers at Jama Masjid during Eid al-Adha in New Delhi. Muslims around the world celebrate the Feast of the Sacrifice by…

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Image of Asia: Targeting mosquitoes during dengue outbreak

In this photo by Tsering Topgyal, people cover their faces & run in smoke as a municipal worker fumigates a residential area to prevent mosquitoes from breeding in New Delhi….

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Image of Asia: A refugee in New Delhi

In this photo by Tsering Topgyal, a Rohingya refugee sews inside her slum on the outskirts of New Delhi. According to the U.N. refugee agency, around 9,000 Rohingya refugees are…

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Indian city offers way to beat the heat as 1,786 killed in heat wave

By Nita Bhalla NEW DELHI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Hundreds of deaths caused by an extreme heat wave in India could have been prevented if authorities followed the example set…

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Image of Asia: Sleeping outside to beat the heat

In this photo by Tsering Topgyal, a family sleeps on the roof of a house to beat the heat in New Delhi. Sleeping outside is usual for people who live…

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Uber launches autorickshaw service in Indian capital

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Online cab-hailing company Uber will allow passengers in the Indian capital to book autorickshaws, the cheaper three-wheeled taxis, as part of a drive to boost its…

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