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Sep 22, 2014

Heavy rains trigger landslides in northeast India

(AP) -- Heavy rains in parts of northeastern India triggered landslides and flash floods, killing at least seven people, officials said Monday. A senior police official in Meghalaya state said the deaths occurred in the northern part of the state. Th... #India #Pakistan #Assam

Sep 20, 2014

Kulgam: The worst hit village due to floods in south Kashmir

A non-descript village in Kulgam district of South Kashmir... #India #Pakistan #Assam

Sep 22, 2014 | Kashmiris want India border opened for flood relief

Pakistan-controlled Kashmir's parliament has called upon India to open the de facto border separating the two sides to allow rescue officials to reach residents hit by devastating floods... #India #Pakistan

Sep 18, 2014

Photos of the Day: Sept. 18

In photos selected by Wall Street Journal editors on Thursday, Pennsylvania State Police mourn a fallen trooper, a piper plays before a Scottish polling station during the independence referendum vote and floods swamp areas of Kashmir and southern Fr... #Pennsylvania #Wall Street Journal

Sep 21, 2014

Country Matters: Woods detox to shades of gold

RONAN Colins, the most popular broadcaster in Ireland, might be persuaded to seek out soon an ancient recording by Walter Huston (grandfather of Anjelica Huston, who herself is the daughter of John Huston) from the depths of RTE's dusty music library... #John Keats #Anjelica Huston #Kurt Weill #Walter Huston #Maxwell Anderson

Sep 20, 2014

Rescuers save 50,000 as floods hit south Pakistan

(AP) -- Pakistan's disaster management agency said Saturday that rescuers with boats and helicopters had evacuated about 50,000 people from the country's south after raging floods inundated more villages there. In a statement, Pakistan's National Dis... #India #Pakistan

Sep 20, 2014

Hospitals in Kashmir Struggle After Flooding, Deepening a Health Crisis

Nearly two weeks after heavy flooding, many hospitals in the region are barely functioning and infectious waters have yet to recede... #India #Pakistan

Sep 16, 2014

Infographic: Kashmir and Pakistan floods

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Sep 22, 2014

Was Kashmir flooding a man-made disaster?

India-administered Kashmir, located in the Himalayas in the country's north, has been totally devastated by floods - the worst in more than 60 years. Even as the region grapples with the aftermath of the swirling waters, which have left more than 250... #India #Himalayas #Kashmir, India #Uttarakhand

Sep 18, 2014

India, China Vow Cooperation As Troops Face Off

NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian and Chinese troops faced off at their countries' unmarked border in the Himalayas on Thursday as their leaders were promising to boost economic cooperation and substantially increase Chinese investment in India's infrastructur... #China #India #New Delhi #Pakistan #Narendra Modi #Xi Jinping #Himalayas #Arunachal Pradesh