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A powerful cyclone was pounding a large swath of India's eastern seaboard with heavy rain and strong winds on Sunday, killing at least two people and causing major damage to buildings and crops, in one of two storms lashing Asia.
Strong cyclone lashes India, at least two dead; typhoon hits Japan, dozens injured


Building toilets in rural India, where hundreds of millions are still defecating outdoors, will not be enough to improve public health, according to a study published Friday.

One is Muslim, the other Hindu. One a Pakistani, the other Indian. One a school girl just starting out in life, the other a man with decades of experience.
With Nobel Peace Prize, two rival nations united by a single message


India told Pakistan Thursday to stop its shelling in disputed Kashmir, warning it will make such attacks “unaffordable,” as the death toll from this week's cross-border violence — the worst in years — rose to 17.
India warns Pakistan over its Kashmir strikes as toll hits 17


Indian and Pakistani troops traded heavy fire over their border in the divided Himalayan region of Kashmir, killing at least four civilians and worsening tensions between the long-time rivals, officials on both sides said Wednesday.
India-Pakistan exchange of gunfire leaves 4 dead


Tens of thousands of villagers fled their homes in Kashmir on Monday, as Indian and Pakistani troops bombarded each other with gunfire and mortar shells over the border separating Pakistan from India's portion of the disputed region. At least nine civilians were killed.
Kashmiris flee India-Pakistan violence


Indian and Pakistan security forces traded fire along their troubled frontier, leaving five civilians dead in Indian Kashmir and four in Pakistan, marring the Muslim festival of Eid, officials on the two sides said Monday.

Crew members discovered a defused grenade in an Air India plane designated as a back-up for Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his recent U.S. visit, reports said Saturday.

Digamber Rawat rarely emerges from the tiny windowless room he shares with his parents because a mysterious illness has wasted away the strength in his legs. His family can't afford private health care, but they must pay for it anyway, even when they go to free government hospitals for help.
Graft in India health care impoverishes millions


An Indian court on Saturday sentenced Jayalalithaa Jayaram, a former film star who became one of the country's most colorful and controversial politicians, to four years in jail in a corruption case that has run for nearly two decades.
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