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Rescuers struggle to reach stranded in Myanmar dam flooding

BAGO: Rescuers in boats negotiated muddy waters on Thursday to reach thousands stranded in central Myanmar after a dam overflowed, sending a torrent of water across farmland and villages. No casualties have yet been reported but state media said more than 63,000 people in Bago region were affected after the ...

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Narendra Modi inaugurates Sardar Sarovar Dam

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has inaugurated India’s biggest dam, ignoring warnings from environmental groups that hundreds of thousands of people will lose their livelihoods. Modi dedicated the Sardar Sarovar Dam to the people of India on Sunday. The project was an “engineering miracle” and a “symbol of India’s ...

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