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Biswajyoti Das

Biswajyoti Das

    Mob storms India prison, lynches rape suspect
    Mob storms India prison, lynches rape suspect
    A mob of several thousand people broke into a high-security prison in India, dragged out a rape suspect and killed him, officials said on Friday,...
    Serial bombs kill at least 65 in India's Assam state
    Serial bombs kill at least 65 in India's Assam state
    Eleven bomb blasts in quick succession ripped through the main city of India's troubled northeastern Assam state and three other towns on Thursday,...
    Monsoon misery spreads in India
    Monsoon misery spreads in India
    Heavy rains and rising floodwaters forced hundreds of thousands of people from their homes in north-eastern India and sent elephants and rhinos...
    Cyclone increases army looting on Burma borders
    Cyclone increases army looting on Burma borders
    Cyclone damage to the Irrawaddy Delta, Myanmar's rice bowl, has caused a surge in looting in its restive border areas by poorly paid troops worried...
    Flooding leaves 3,5-million homeless in India
    Flooding leaves 3,5-million homeless in India
    Soldiers in motor boats rescued thousands of marooned people and helicopters air-dropped food as the number of people left homeless after some of...
    South Asian floods kill 250 people, pack hospitals
    South Asian floods kill 250 people, pack hospitals
    Packed hospitals in eastern India struggled to cope with people suffering waterborne diseases on Saturday and marooned villagers clashed with...
    Rebels kill dozens in multiple attacks in India
    Rebels kill dozens in multiple attacks in India
    Separatist rebels in India's restive north-eastern state of Assam killed 43 people, mostly labourers and traders, in a series of coordinated...