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At least 20 killed as flyover collapses in India’s Kolkata

At least 20 killed as flyover collapses in India’s Kolkata

Mar 31, – The flyover was under construction when a 100-metre (330-feet) section collapsed suddenly onto a crowded street around lunchtime, crushing pedestrians, cars and other vehicles under huge concrete slabs and metal. Hundreds of emergency workers in the eastern Indian city of Kolkata battled Thursday to rescue dozens of people still trapped after a […]

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India fears more militants as US quits Afghanistan

India fears more militants as US quits Afghanistan

Nov 09, – India is bracing for more militancy in the battle-scarred region of Kashmir, believing that fighters now focused on resisting U.S.-led troops in Afghanistan will shift toward the Himalayan flashpoint with Pakistan. Some say increased violence recently along India’s heavily militarized border with Pakistan proves that shift is already underway. As a result, […]

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