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Pakistan rains leave 42 dead

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Dozens of homes are also damaged as Pakistan deals with heavy downpours

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan (Mar. 14, 2016) — The death toll from torrential rain that has lashed Pakistan for the past 5 days has risen to 42, authorities said Monday, March 14, with collapsed roofs blamed for the fatalities.

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At least 5 dead, 2 missing in Pakistan coal mine collapse

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More than 30 miners are trapped in the far-flung district of Orakzai after a shaft collapsed amid heavy downpours

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (Mar. 14, 2016) — At least 5 laborers were killed when a coal mine collapsed in northwest Pakistan, officials said Sunday, March 13, with two more still missing.

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