Lightning kills 33 as monsoon storms batter India

The death toll from the heavy storms is likely to increase, officials warn. At least 33 people have been killed by lightning as heavy monsoon storms swept India’s northeastern states of Bihar and Uttar Pradesh. Twenty-eight people were killed across

A toddler trying to wake up dead mother shocks Indians

At least nine migrants have died in recent days, exposing the suffering of migrant workers due to coronavirus lockdown. A viral video clip shared on social media showing a toddler trying to wake his dead mother lying on a railway platform

Powerful cyclone tears into India, Bangladesh, killing five

KOLKATA/DHAKA (Reuters) – A powerful cyclone killed at least five people as it swept through eastern India and Bangladesh on Wednesday, accompanied by a storm surge that swamped embankments and destroyed hundreds of homes in low-lying coastal areas, officials said.

India evacuates millions ahead of super cyclone

India has begun evacuating millions of people along its eastern coast ahead of a super cyclone in the Bay of Bengal. The storm is expected to make landfall on Wednesday and hit West Bengal and Orissa (Odisha) states. More than