Tens of thousands, mostly pilgrims, have been left stranded in the Indian state of Uttarakhan, after a monsoon caused heavy flooding and landslides, the Associated Press reports.
More than 500 people are known have died and a search and recovery operation is ongoing.
More top news
BT is launching a "breakthrough" new service aimed at completely eradicating millions of nuisance calls for its customers.
Wintry weather into the weekend
Jeremy Hunt could impose controversial new contracts for junior doctors by Monday, ITV News Political Editor Robert Peston has learned.