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  1. Death toll hits 51 from mudslide in Indian villageRead the original story

    6 min ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Heavy rains hampered efforts Friday by hundreds of rescue workers digging through heavy mud and debris, as the death toll from a landslide that engulfed an entire village in western India rose to 51. Rescuers are still looking for about 100 people missing and feared dead, after another 10 bodies were pulled out of the debris overnight.

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  2. News of the day From Across the GlobeRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | SFGate

    More than a day after the Wednesday landslide, authorities said the chances of survival were slim for anyone still trapped under the mud in Malin, a village of about 700 people in Maharashtra state.

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  3. My house crumbled, my wife was flung through the door'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Indian Express

    ... children, so many relatives gone." Usha's husband Navnath, who had gone to Manchar for a meeting and escaped the landslide, is still hoping his wife and children are alive. The Lembes are the only survivors at the PHC. "It is horrific, there are ...

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  4. Heavy machinery created farms in vulnerable zoneRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Indian Express

    ... the fields. Heavy machinery was being used in a farming method that is prevalent in the tribal belt where the landslide took place. The padkai method involves making steps on the mountain slopes and compressing the land. Traditionally, only basic ...

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  5. Before Malin, the 1961 Pune flood and the 1989 Bhaja landslideRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Indian Express

    ... years before Malin, it was Bhaja village in Pune district that was covered in mud following a devastating landslide. And 28 years before that, half of Pune city was submerged in floods of a scale never seen before or since. The Malin landslides have ...

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  6. They came for work, met deathRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Indian Express

    ... here for the rice plantation season. All these people had worked all day Tuesday and were sleeping when the landslide took place. We don't know when their bodies will be taken out." According to many villagers, within an hour of the incident, a ...

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  7. 3-month-old child, mother rescued from Pune landslide debrisRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | DNA India

    ... three-month-old child and his mother alive from the debris, but has also pulled out several bodies after the Pune landslide that killed 25 people and buried 160 people. Sarode, who rushed to the spot with an initial team, is working tirelessly at ...

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  8. Death toll mounts in mudslide that engulfed Indian villageRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Rescuers using earth-moving equipment and their bare hands dug through heavy mud and debris Thursday after a landslide engulfed an entire village in western India, killing at least 41 people and leaving about 100 missing and feared dead.

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  9. Is India's construction boom behind Pune village landslide?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | BBC News

    Up to 200 people are feared buried under the debris of the landslide in the western Indian state of Maharashtra Environmental experts are blaming the flattening of hilly slopes for agriculture and a construction boom for Wednesday morning's landslide that has claimed at least 30 lives and buried up to 200 people in the western Indian state of ... (more)

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  10. Rescuers battle rain in search for India landslide victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Straits Times

    Rescuers were desperately searching into the night on Thursday for victims of a landslide in western India that buried dozens of homes, with fears the death toll could reach 150.

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  11. Search on for India landslide deadRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Otago Daily Times

    Rescuers in India waded waist-deep through swirling sludge to dig their way into dozens of submerged homes and find more than 100 people swallowed up by a landslide that flattened almost an entire village.

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  12. Landslip country asks 'where next?'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    ... material belongings," said Sujata Shinde, 80, who had lost her two grandchildren, daughter and husband in the landslide. The distant relatives marked their time in huddles under the dripping thatches of half-crumbled huts. When torrent turned to ...

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  13. Rain hampers search for India landslide victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Times

    NEW DELHI: Rescuers battled through heavy rains on Thursday in a desperate search for victims of a landslide in western India that buried dozens of homes, with fears the death toll could reach 150.

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  14. Mother endures pain under rubble for 24 hrs to save her childRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Rediff.com

    Devidas Desphande brings forth the story of a miraculous survival of a young mother who endured pain for 24 hours to save her three-months-old son under the rubble of the massive landslide in Pune district.

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  15. Rescuers battle rain in search for India's 'landslide' victimsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Arab Times

    MALIN, India, July 31, : Rescuers battled through heavy rains on Thursday in a desperate search for victims of a landslide in western India that buried dozens of homes, with fears the death toll could reach 150.

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  16. Govt projects to blame for Pune landslide: ExpertsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Times of India

    ... trees are cut down to develop cultivable plots.(AFP photo) PUNE/ MUMBAI: Torrential rains may have triggered the landslide on Wednesday that buried Pune's Malin village, but experts say short-sighted government policy and shoddy implementation of ...

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  17. Deluge muddies landslide rescue hopeRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Standard

    Rescuers battled through heavy rains yesterday in a desperate search for victims of a landslide in India that buried dozens of homes, with fears the death toll could hit 150.

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  18. City rugs up for coldest day of yearRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Age

    ... stern suburbs and around the Latrobe Valley. Emergency teams use earth movers to find more than 150 people after a landslide swallowed up their town killing at least 25 people.

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  19. Indian rescuers slog through waist-deep mud to dig out housesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | AlertNet

    ... to dig their way into dozens of submerged homes on Thursday and found more than 100 people swallowed up by a landslide that flattened almost an entire village. The confirmed death toll was 35 from Wednesday's landslide on a hill above Malin village, ...

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  20. Mudslide swallows Indian village; at least 41 deadRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Daily Chronicle

    Rescuers using earth-moving equipment and their bare hands dug through heavy mud and debris Thursday after a landslide engulfed an entire village in western India, killing at least 41 people and leaving about 100 missing and feared dead.

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