Lauren Frayer

Lauren Frayer appears in the following:

1 Million Bangladeshi Garment Workers Lose Jobs Amid COVID-19 Economic Fallout

Friday, April 03, 2020

"Please don't give up on us," the president of the Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association said in a YouTube plea addressed to global buyers. "Kindly do not let go of our hands."

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Coronavirus Lockdown Sends Migrant Workers On A Long And Risky Trip Home

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Amid a 21-day lockdown to help control the spread of the coronavirus, millions of workers in India's cities have no income, no food — and so are heading back to their villages.

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Migrant Workers In India Desperate After National Shutdown Leaves Them Stranded

Monday, March 30, 2020

Indian highways are lined with migrant laborers trying to walk hundreds of miles home to their villages. Left without work or transport, they're vulnerable to starvation — and coronavirus infection.

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India Coronavirus Numbers Remain Low, But Dearth Of Hospital Facilities Causes Worry

Friday, March 27, 2020

India has fewer hospital beds and ventilators per capita than almost any other country. Rural hospitals lack basic sanitation. Prime Minister Narendra Modi is promising $2 billion for health care.

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India's Doctors Worry The Country Is Unprepared For A Coronavirus Surge

Thursday, March 26, 2020

Per capita, India has fewer hospital beds and ventilators than almost any country in the world. Medical professionals fear the government's promised $2 billion health care revamp will be too late.

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Quarantined In India: No Soap, Dirty Toilets, Not Enough Coronavirus Tests

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Billions of Indians face a strict lockdown. Those in quarantine have their own set of concerns about unsafe conditions.

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The Conditions Inside One Quarantine Facility In Delhi As India Declares Lockdown

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

A Indian woman in government quarantine near Delhi gives an audio tour of the facility — with 50 people to a room, and 3 toilets. India has declared a 21-day lockdown for coronavirus prevention.

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India Under Lockdown To Fight Coronavirus

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi announces Tuesday, in a nationwide address, that he's putting the entire country on a 21-day lockdown in response to the coronavirus.

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Delhi Riots Aftermath: 'How Do You Explain Such Violence?'

Saturday, March 07, 2020

Police are accused of failing to protect Muslim citizens during deadly riots that erupted during President Trump's visit to India last month. More than 50 died in the violence.

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Police In New Delhi Accused Of Failing To Protect Muslims

Friday, March 06, 2020

Days after what many call a pogrom in India's capital, schools and mosques are charred and thousands of mostly Muslims are homeless. Hindu nationalists and police are accused of inciting violence.

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In New Delhi, Days Of Deadly Violence And Riots

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Clashes began Sunday, when local officials from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Hindu nationalist party vowed to clear anti-government protesters from the capital.

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As President Trump Left India's Capital, Hindu-Muslim Riots Flared

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Months of mostly peaceful protests over a citizenship law which excludes Muslim refugees turned violent. Mobs torched Muslim homes across town from the hotel in New Delhi where Trump had been staying.

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Trump Ends India Visit With Arms Deal And Press Conference

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

President Trump wrapped up his final day in India with meetings with Indian leaders in New Delhi and a press conference.

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No Trade Deal Was Announced On Day 2 Of Trump's India Trip

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

The U.S. and India enjoy a robust trading relationship, totaling more than $142 billion as of 2018, but as that relationship has grown, so too have the tensions between them.

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President Trump Addresses Over 100,000 In India Ahead Of Formal Talks

Monday, February 24, 2020

President Trump spoke to over 100,000 cheering Indians at a rally in Ahmedabad, India. He then traveled to the Taj Mahal before overnighting in the capital New Delhi.

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Modi Welcomes Trump To India With A Massive Rally

Monday, February 24, 2020

Despite some economic friction between India and the U.S., President Trump and Prime Minister Modi have a personal friendship. Trump is in India for a two-day visit.

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'Namaste Trump!' India's Modi Welcomes U.S. Leader With An Epic Party

Monday, February 24, 2020

"America loves India, America respects India, and America will always be faithful and loyal friends to the Indian people," President Trump told a cheering crowd in a huge cricket stadium.

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India Set To Welcome Trump, Whose First Stop Will Be In Modi's Home State Of Gujarat

Sunday, February 23, 2020

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will host Trump for a two-day visit starting Monday. As Gujarat's chief minister, Modi oversaw impressive economic growth. But he also presided over a dark chapter.

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Preparations Are Underway For Trump's First Official Visit To India

Friday, February 21, 2020

Last year, President Trump hosted India's prime minister at a rally in a Houston stadium. Next week, Narendra Modi returns the favor with a rally in his home state of Gujarat.

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The Notoriously Loud Car Horns Of Mumbai Meet Their Match

Monday, February 10, 2020

Mumbai is a cacophony of honking horns loud enough to damage hearing. Last year, police installed a decibel meter at a busy intersection: Only when honking died down would traffic lights turn green.

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