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India: Modi loses battleground state amid Covid surge

The BJP has been defeated in state elections in West Bengal where it had held huge rallies despite a surge in coronavirus cases. Colombia's president has cancelled planned tax reforms which had triggered days of violent protests. Manchester United v Liverpool game postponed after fan protest.

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  • India covid

    • India covid

      India's prime minister is under growing pressure to introduce a national lockdown

      Duration: 02:20

  • Oxygen shortages

    • Oxygen shortages

      Campaigners have been calling for international effort to tackle oxygen shortages

      Duration: 04:14

  • Myanmar health crisis

    • Myanmar health crisis

      As the political crisis drags on it has lead to a public health crisis with many hospitals

      Duration: 03:41

  • Bin Laden

    • Bin Laden

      It has been ten years since US forces raided a compound and killed Osama Bin Laden

      Duration: 02:17

  • Iranian prisoners

    • Iranian prisoners

      With Iranian elections coming up there has been talk about western prisoners being release

      Duration: 02:42

  • Columbia protests

    • Columbia protests

      After days of protest Columbia's President has withdrawn from a proposed tax bill

      Duration: 02:51

  • Israel mourning

    • Israel mourning

      Irsrael has been observing a national day of mourning after people died in a religious pil

      Duration: 01:41

  • Manchester United protests

    • Manchester United protests

      Manchester United fans have broken into Old Trafford to protest the owners of the club

      Duration: 01:08

  • V&A disco exhibition

    • V&A disco exhibition

      This weekend the V&A museum opened an exhibition about disco's and nightclubs

      Duration: 02:26

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