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Top court orders disaster fund for drought-hit India

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SEVERE DROUGHT. An Indian woman collects water from an almost dried up well at Chintamanivadi village, India, April 20, 2016. File photo by Divyakant Solanki/EPA

An Indian Supreme Court justice lashes out at the government over its lack of preparedness

NEW DELHI, India (May 12, 2016) — India’s top court criticized the government Wednesday, May 11, for failing to set up a disaster fund to help drought-hit farmers and villagers suffering crop losses and severe water shortages. Continue reading Top court orders disaster fund for drought-hit India