tag:compassion.com,2011-06-01:5-48282 India News 2011-06-01T20:31:04.49-06:00 Compassion International Advisory: Heavy Rains and Wind in India tag:compassion.com,2015-00-15:5-101258 2015-10-15T17:00:00-06:00 2015-10-15T17:00:00-06:00

A storm carrying strong winds and heavy rain passed over the west coast of India. 17 beneficiaries from IN-876 were impacted with damage to their homes.

Advisory: Landslide in East India tag:compassion.com,2015-50-10:5-97049 2015-07-22T13:50:35-06:00 2015-07-10T13:50:21-06:00

Heavy rains caused a landslide in the hills of Kalimpong and Mirik in North Bengal, India. Children from student centers EI-173 and EI-179 were impacted.

Advisory: Strong Winds in East India tag:compassion.com,2015-11-29:5-95439 2015-05-07T12:49:37-06:00 2015-04-29T15:11:39-06:00

Recently, a powerful storm with strong winds and rain destroyed many homes and crops in several districts around Bihar. A total of 39 children from student centers EI-185, EI-302,
and EI-303 have been affected.

Advisory: Market Fire in East India tag:compassion.com,2015-55-12:5-89918 2015-02-12T13:55:38-07:00 2015-02-12T13:55:35-07:00
Recently, a large fire broke out in the market area of Pedong. Six beneficiaries from EI-174 lost their homes, but all are safe with their families.
Advisory: Cyclone Hits East Coast Of India tag:compassion.com,2014-16-22:5-85781 2014-10-22T13:16:22-06:00 2014-10-22T13:16:20-06:00

A cyclone recently hit the east coast of India causing damage to homes. Children from EI-421, EI-433, and EI-457 were impacted.

Advisory: Flooding in India tag:compassion.com,2014-00-31:5-58171 2014-07-31T00:00:00-06:00 2014-07-31T00:00:00-06:00

Heavy rains have caused flooding to occur in the Punjab state of India. The homes of 35 children from IN-928 were damaged.

Final Update: Protests in East India 2013 tag:compassion.com,2013-00-18:5-74331 2013-09-18T00:00:00-06:00 2013-09-18T00:00:00-06:00

Compassion East India has provided final information regarding the political protests that occurred throughout the Assam and Darjeeling districts of India in August.

Update: Protests in East India 2013 tag:compassion.com,2013-00-15:5-72562 2013-08-15T00:00:00-06:00 2013-08-15T00:00:00-06:00

Compassion East India has provided more information about the political protests that have occurred throughout the Assam and Darjeeling districts of India.

Advisory: Protests in East India August 2013 tag:compassion.com,2013-00-14:5-72484 2013-08-14T00:00:00-06:00 2013-08-14T00:00:00-06:00

Political protests have occurred throughout the Assam and Darjeeling districts of India since early August.

Advisory: Flooding in India June 2013 tag:compassion.com,2013-00-25:5-71508 2013-06-25T00:00:00-06:00 2013-06-25T00:00:00-06:00

Since June 18, 2013, monsoon rains have caused flooding and landslides in northern India.

Update: Heavy Rains in East Indonesia tag:compassion.com,2013-00-28:5-64114 2013-02-28T00:00:00-07:00 2013-02-28T00:00:00-07:00

Compassion East Indonesia has provided more information about the heavy rains that occurred on February 16 in Manado.

Advisory: Cyclone Nilam in India tag:compassion.com,2012-00-05:5-61412 2012-11-05T00:00:00-07:00 2012-11-05T00:00:00-07:00

Cyclone Nilam caused heavy rains, harsh winds, and flooding on India’s southeastern coast on October 31, 2012.

Advisory: Flooding in Eastern India tag:compassion.com,2012-00-03:5-58129 2012-08-03T00:00:00-06:00 2012-08-03T00:00:00-06:00

Heavy rains caused flooding in the Darjeeling and Jalpaiguri districts of India on July 16, 2012.

Advisory: Virus in India tag:compassion.com,2011-00-30:5-49853 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2011-06-30T00:00:00-06:00
A mysterious virus is spreading in eastern India and has lead to deaths. No Compassion-assisted children have been affected.
Advisory: Political Protests in India tag:compassion.com,2011-00-09:5-32682 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2011-02-09T00:00:00-07:00
Riots between local police and an ethnic separatist movement turned violent. Three Compassion centers are located in the affected area.