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Body of beheaded teenage girl in Meghalaya

6 October 2014, Meghalaya

A brutally dismembered body of a teenager was discovered in Meghalaya. Her head and arms had been hacked off. The body was naked and she is believed to have been raped before she was killed. 29 more words

It’s irony all over

Everyone fired, but none did the killings. Initially, the BSF and now the police claimed to have fired in the air to control the mob protesting a ban on coal mining. 405 more words


Why children in Assam are crying at the sight of rains

Indrani Sarma lives with her husband and daughter in a three-storied house on Zoo Road, an upmarket area of Guwahati, the capital of the northeastern state of Assam. 983 more words

Prepare for “once-in-a-century-crisis”

After the “flood-of-the-century” the state of Jammu and Kashmir in India is preparing for a long treacherous difficult winters. The struggle has just started. According to the state government estimates reported in local dailies 95000 houses are affected from flash floods with 65000 being rendered unliveable. 907 more words

Floods Have Killed 73 in India's Northeast

Around 73 people have been killed in India’s northeast, after flash floods and landslides hit two states in the region.

A senior government official in Meghalaya told the Associated Press on Wednesday that 35 bodies had been recovered over the past two days with 15 people still missing. 107 more words