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Death toll from landslide in India’s northeastern state of Manipur climbs to 26

A landslide in northeastern India‚Äôs Manipur state has left at least 26 dead. Fresh rain and falling boulders have hampered rescue efforts. Rescue work is expected to continue for a couple of days in the hilly terrain in Noney, a town near state capital Imphal, with little hope of finding survivors among 37 people still […]

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India: PM Narendra Modi’s party projected to win 4 out of 5 states, counts show

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s party is set to keep control of India’s most populous state with a big majority, according to the count on Thursday of a state assembly vote that could offer clues to the national mood before a 2024 general election. The Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) coalition was leading in about 250 of […]