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Indian court convicts 1 in 2008 death of teen British girl

Jul. 17, 2019 12:20 PM EDT

NEW DELHI (AP) — An Indian appeals court on Wednesday convicted one of two suspects in the rape and murder of a teenage British girl whose bruised body was found on a beach in the western resort city of Goa in 2008. The Mumbai High Court overturned the acquittal of Samson D'Souza in the attack of...

Pakistan arrests US-wanted terror suspect in Mumbai attacks

Jul. 17, 2019 11:35 AM EDT

MULTAN, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistan on Wednesday arrested a radical cleric and U.S.-wanted terror suspect implicated in the 2008 Mumbai attacks, officials said, just days ahead of Prime Minister Imran Khan's trip to Washington. Hafiz Saeed was taken into custody in Punjab province while traveling from the...

Rescuers find 14 bodies after building collapse in India

Jul. 17, 2019 4:33 AM EDT

MUMBAI, India (AP) — Rescuers found 14 bodies and pulled out 11 survivors as they began winding down operations at the site of a dilapidated building that collapsed in India's financial capital of Mumbai, an official said Wednesday. Bijendra Dahiya, a National Disaster Response Force official, said workers...

Pakistan arrests US-wanted terror suspect blamed for 2008 Mumbai attacks, days ahead of prime minister's Washington trip

Jul. 17, 2019 4:27 AM EDT
KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistan arrests US-wanted terror suspect blamed for 2008 Mumbai attacks, days ahead of prime minister's Washington trip.

Building collapses in India; 10 dead, several feared trapped

Jul. 16, 2019 12:31 PM EDT

MUMBAI, India (AP) — A four-story dilapidated residential building collapsed Tuesday in Mumbai, India's financial and entertainment capital, killing at least 10 people, an official said. Rescuers were searching for several others feared trapped in the rubble. "The building crashed with a heavy sound and we...

Death toll in western India dam breach climbs to 15

Jul. 4, 2019 1:30 AM EDT

MUMBAI, India (AP) — Rescuers in western India recovered three more bodies on Thursday morning, raising the death toll to 15 after a small dam breached and flooded half a dozen villages following heavy monsoon rains, officials said. Rescue teams were still searching for eight people after Tiware dam...

Indian dam overflows after heavy monsoon rains, 12 dead

Jul. 3, 2019 10:51 AM EDT

MUMBAI, India (AP) — A dam overflowed and flooded half a dozen villages in western India after heavy monsoon rains, leaving at least 12 people dead and 11 others missing, officials said Wednesday. The Tiware dam breached late Tuesday during incessant rains and swept away nearly a dozen homes, said Datta...

Multiple walls collapse in India monsoon rains, killing 31

Jul. 2, 2019 10:19 AM EDT

MUMBAI, India (AP) — Heavy monsoon rains in western India caused at least four walls to collapse onto huts and city shanties, killing at least 31 people and injuring dozens of others, officials said Tuesday, as forecasters warned of more rain. At least 21 people were killed and more than 60 others injured...

Police say heavy rains in Mumbai, India, caused a wall collapse that killed 15 people and a rescue effort is underway

Jul. 2, 2019 12:26 AM EDT
MUMBAI, India (AP) — Police say heavy rains in Mumbai, India, caused a wall collapse that killed 15 people and a rescue effort is underway.

Air India plane diverted to London's Stansted lands safely

Jun. 27, 2019 11:28 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Royal Air Force fighter jets escorted an Air India plane to London's Stansted Airport on Thursday after a security alert, officials and the airline said. Air India flight 191, traveling from Mumbai to Newark, New Jersey, landed safely after being diverted at 10:15 a.m. BST (0915 GMT). The...