Report: Seven dead after Cyclone Phailin hits India

Seven people have been killed after a massive cyclone hit the eastern coastline of India, according to national channel News 18 India.

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India evacuations 'saved lives'

Mass evacuations have spared India the widespread deaths many had feared from a powerful cyclone that roared ashore over the weekend, officials said. Nearly one million people were evacuated from the coast ahead of Cyclone Phailin making landfall.