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Death toll from India floods rises to 95, hundreds of thousands evacuated

10 Aug 2019

KOCHI/BENGALURU, India The death toll from floods in Karnataka, Kerala and Maharashtra rose to 95, official figures showed on Saturday, as heavy rain and landslides forced hundreds of thousands to evacuate their homes.

Death toll from India floods rises to 95, hundreds of thousands evacuated

10 Aug 2019

KOCHI/BENGALURU, Aug 10 The death toll from floods in India's states of Karnataka, Kerala and Maharashtra rose to 95, official figures showed on Saturday, as heavy rain and landslides forced hundreds of thousands to evacuate their homes.

All crew on British-flagged tanker in good health: Iranian embassy in India

22 Jul 2019

NEW DELHI/KOCHI All crew members of a British-flagged tanker that Iran seized on Friday are safe and still on the vessel, the Iranian embassy in India said on Monday.

All crew on British-flagged tanker in good health - Iranian embassy in India

22 Jul 2019

NEW DELHI/KOCHI All crew members of a British-flagged tanker that Iran seized on Friday are safe and still on the vessel, the Iranian embassy in India said on Monday.

All crew on British-flagged tanker in good health: Iranian embassy in India

22 Jul 2019

NEW DELHI/KOCHI All crew members of a British-flagged tanker that Iran seized on Friday are safe and still on the vessel, the Iranian embassy in India said on Monday.

'No regrets' says Indian woman ostracized for defying Hindu temple ban

30 Jan 2019

KOCHI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Since defying a centuries-old ban on women entering a Hindu temple in southern India, Kanaka Durga has been beaten, thrown out of the family home and separated from her two children. Yet she says she has no regrets - and would do it all again.

'Missing' boat of Indian migrants could be heading to New Zealand - police

22 Jan 2019

NEW DELHI/KOCHI A fishing boat that could contain more than 100 Indian migrants may be heading to New Zealand, Indian police said on Monday.

'Missing' boat of Indian migrants could be heading to New Zealand - police

21 Jan 2019

NEW DELHI/KOCHI, Jan 21 A fishing boat that could contain more than 100 Indian migrants may be heading to New Zealand, Indian police said on Monday.

Woman alleges assault by mother-in-law for defying Sabarimala temple ban

15 Jan 2019

KOCHI, India One of two Indian women who entered the Sabarimala hill temple in Kerala this month in defiance of a centuries-old ban on women of menstruating age alleged she was beaten up by her mother-in-law on Tuesday, police said.

Protests in India after women defy ancient ban on visiting Sabarimala temple

02 Jan 2019

KOCHI/NEW DELHI Two women defied a centuries-old ban on entering the Sabarimala temple in Kerala on Wednesday, sparking protests and calls for a strike by conservative Hindu groups outraged by their visit.

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