Spotlight: Massive flooding affects 2.9 million people in India's Bihar Local officials have said around 300,000 people have been evacuated and 262 relief camps were set up in the affected areas to provide food and medicines to the displaced ... Last month floods hit India's northeastern state of Assam affecting over 1.2 ... 08/24/2016 - 11:08 pm | View Link
Heavy rain, floods kill 7, force 1.2 million from homes in India GAUHATI, India -- Heavy rains and floods have killed at least seven people and forced around 1.2 million to leave their water-logged homes in India's northeastern ... occurrence in Assam and many parts of India during the June-September monsoon season. 07/25/2016 - 8:39 pm | View Link
Indian monsoon floods kill 81 and leave two million homeless GAUHATI, India // The worst monsoon floods to hit a remote northeastern ... from rooftops of flooded homes and teams of doctors have opened health clinics in the 770 relief camps that had been set up across Assam, one of India's main tea-growing states. 07/2/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Two million forced from homes as monsoon floods kill 81 in India GAUHATI, India -- The worst monsoon floods in a decade to hit a remote northeastern ... rooftops of flooded homes. Teams of doctors have opened health clinics in the 770 relief camps that had been set up across Assam, one of India's main tea-growing ... 07/1/2012 - 8:40 pm | View Link
Heavy monsoon floods displace 19 million people, kill 186 in India and Bangladesh At least 132 people have died in recent days because of the floods in India and 54 more in Bangladesh. In Assam, in northeastern India, about 100,000 displaced ... of the country. India's Meteorological Department said unusual monsoon patterns this year ... 08/3/2007 - 10:10 pm | View Link
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Myanmar Myanmar (Burmese pronunciation: ), officially the Republic of the Union of Myanmar and also known as Burma, is a sovereign state in South East Asia bordered by ... 02/15/2017 - 4:43 am | View Website
STOKE-ON-TRENT/WHITEHAVEN, England (Reuters) - Britain's opposition Labour Party and the populist UK Independence Party suffered damaging defeats at separate parliamentary by-elections on Friday, raising serious questions about the long-term electoral prospects of both parties.
A Philippine opposition senator and leading critic of President Rodrigo Duterte's deadly anti-drug crackdown was arrested Friday on drug charges but professed her innocence and vowed she would not be intimidated by a leader she called a "serial killer."
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's wife has cut ties with an elementary school whose operator is under fire for buying state-owned land at a rock-bottom price in a furor rapidly developing into a political headache for Abe.
SEOUL (Reuters) - Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Friday it will strengthen controls for financial support made to third-parties, after its vice chairman was arrested in a graft scandal that could topple South Korea's president.
(KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia) — Malaysian police said Friday that the half brother of North Korea’s leader who was killed in a Kuala Lumpur airport more than a week ago had a nerve agent on his eye and his face.
A statement Friday from the inspector general of police said that a preliminary analysis from the Chemistry Department of Malaysia identified the agent at “VX NERVE AGENT.”
Kim Jong Nam, the half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, died Feb.