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India: 35 dead, dozens missing after heavy rains sweep southern states

At least 35 people have been killed and dozens more remain missing after heavy rains battered parts of southern India, destroying houses and flooding roads, officials said Monday. Flash floods triggered by consistent heavy rain killed at least 32 people in Andhra Pradesh, according to the state’s government. The rainfall began late last week, submerging […]

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Oil tanker attacked off the coast of Oman in the Arabian sea, 2 crew members killed

Two crew members reportedly have been killed in an attack on an oil tanker off the coast of Oman in the Arabian Sea. Zodiac Maritime, the London-based Israeli company that operates the tanker, said a British and a Romanian citizen had died in the attack late on Thursday. The UK Ministry of Defence confirmed an […]

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Cyclone Tauktae: At least 49 dead, 35 missing four days after oil barge sank off Mumbai coast

At least 49 personnel on-board barge P305 that capsized in Cyclone Tauktae, some 70km off Mumbai in the Arabian Sea are dead. At least 49 personnel onboard barge P305 that capsized in Cyclone Tauktae, some 70km off Mumbai in the Arabian Sea are dead, Indian Navy officials said. So far, 186 of the 261 people […]

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MiG-29 trainer aircraft of the Indian Navy crashes into the Arabian sea; one pilot rescued, another missing

A MiG-29 trainer aircraft of the Indian Navy crashed into the Arabian sea on Thursday evening following which one pilot went missing while another was rescued, Navy officials said on Friday. “One pilot has been rescued and search by air and surface units is in progress for the second pilot,” said an official. The Navy […]