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India

Thousands of protesters in the Indian state of Assam defy curfew and attack police over territorial dispute - @Reuters

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human rights

India hunger striker Irom Sharmila Chanu has been freed from prison hospital following court order - @BBCWorld

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India

Court orders release of India's Irom Sharmila detained for her 14-year hunger strike over alleged military abuses, lawyer says - @AFPSouthAsia

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India

India cancels talks with Pakistan over tea invitation to Kashmiri separatists - @WashingtonPost

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India and Nepal monsoon season 2014

Death toll from 3 days of flooding and torrential rain in Nepal and India rises to more than 180 people, local officials say - @AP

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India

Floods triggered by heavy rains in the Himalayas have inundated nearly 1,500 villages in northern India, killing at least 28 and leaving thousands homeless, officials say - @Reuters

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Immigrants found in shipping container in Essex, UK

Belgian Police believe they've identified truck that delivered container with 35 migrants hidden inside - @BBCEssex

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Immigrants found in shipping container in Essex, UK

Police: 35 people found in container at Tilbury Docks in Essex believed to be from Indian sub-continent - via broadcast

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India

Prime Minister Narendra Modi condemns spate of rapes as source of shame for India, urges an end to communal violence - @AFP

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India

India PM Modi on rape cases: 'Correct sons, don't question daughters' - @ndtv

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India

India PM Narendra Modi delivering 1st Independence Day speech: 'I come from a poor family and I want the poor to get dignity. We want to start a movement for a Clean India' - @timesofindia

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India

Earthquake: M 4.8 - 145km NNE of Mohean, India

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Landslide near Kathmandu, Nepal, Aug. 1, 2014

Flood alert issued; 20,000 evacuated along Kosi river in northern India as water displaced by Nepal landslide expected - @ndtv

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Landslide near Pune, India, July 30, 2014

Rain hampers rescue efforts after landslide near Pune, India, earlier this week; death toll now up to at least 76, officials say - @AP

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Gujarat, IN

Indian Air Force's Jaguar fighter jet crashes in Gujarat's Kutch district; pilot safe - @timesofindia

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Landslide near Pune, India, July 30, 2014

Death toll hits 51 from mudslide in Indian village - @AP

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Landslide near Pune, India, July 30, 2014

Update: 35 confirmed dead in Pune, India, landslide - @Reuters

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India

Source: US raised row over worldwide trade reform measure during Secretary Of State John Kerry's talks with Indian finance minister; no sign of breakthrough yet - @ReutersIndia

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Landslide near Pune, India, July 30, 2014

Photo: Rescuers battle rain during recovery effort after landslide near Pune, India, and clear debris - @Reuters photo via @STForeignDesk

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India

Officials: 7 bodies recovered, 13 missing after boat with 47 passengers capsizes in North Sumatra, India - @XHNews

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