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Uttarakhand dam disaster: Race to save people trapped inside India tunnel (BBC)

The tunnel was blocked after a huge flood in Uttarakhand state in which 28 people have been killed. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-55992014

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Village submerged by red water after flood hits batik factory (BBC)

A village in Central Java was submerged by crimson water after flooding hit a batik factory. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-55966175

Deadly earthquake hits Indonesia: Dozens killed, hundreds injured  (UN – Asia Pacific)

At least 35 people have been killed and hundreds of others injured after a 6.2 magnitude earthquake struck the West Sulawesi Province of Indonesia...

UN counter-terrorism chief urges continued vigilance against ‘real’ ongoing threat (UN)

Despite important strikes against terrorism over the past two decades, including in bringing perpetrators to justice and disrupting additional attacks, countries cannot afford to...

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Deadly flash floods tear through Bolivia’s Sucre city (BBC)

At least four people were killed and three children and adults are missing, following torrential rain. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-55545348

In Niger, UN deputy chief spotlights women and youth, visits flood zone (UN – Africa)

The UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed arrived in Niger on Wednesday for the second stop of her “solidarity visit” to West Africa and the Sahel. https://news.un.org/feed/view/en/story/2020/11/1078012