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150 feared buried after landslide in India

Around 150 people are feared to have been buried by a landslide in a village in western India, the Associated Press reports.

Prabhakar Deshmukh, the local commissioner of Pune district in Maharashtra state, said some 40 homes had been buried in the village of Ambe.

He said rescue workers had been sent to the village but were being hampered by poor roads and wet weather.