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India Covid-19 cases passes half a million

Interviews, news and analysis of the day’s global events.

India's prime minister has defended his handling of the coronavirus crisis -- as the number of confirmed cases passes half a million..

Also in the programme: How a worsening of relations with Israel is affecting the health of Palestinians; and Ireland's new government brings together two old political foes.

(Photo: Maharashtra state in India - testing centre. Credit: Getty Images)

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  • Sat 27 Jun 2020 12:06GMT

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