Even as people in the region continue to battle COVID-19, massive floods have worsened poverty and escalated loss of livelihood, particularly in India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka.
A scientist said that the number of dolphins in the area has reduced by around 80 percent.
Experts are worried that maternal health will suffer if health workers have to focus on COVID-19 instead.
Up to 10 greater one-horned rhinoceroses, which are found at Assam’s Kaziranga National Park, died in the deluge.
It turns out that trauma can not only stay in your body forever, it can also continue for generations.
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“What governments aim by enforcing internet shutdowns is often to prevent people from coming together and protesting, which is totally unconstitutional.”
As millions of Indians are being stripped of their citizenship, rights groups say Facebook has given free rein to Hindu nationalist hate speech.
VICE caught up with Desi-American punks The Kominas and comedian Arish Singh to chat about their protest show in New York this weekend.
As authorities in the volatile northeastern state of Assam prepare to publish the controversial National Register of Citizens (NRC) tomorrow, millions fear they could be excluded and torn apart from their families.
The World Heritage Site that is home to the highest number of Indian one-horned rhinoceros has been hit hard and driven the wildlife living there into a frenzy.
Five of the accused have been caught by the police, who are still looking for the absconding organisers.