Building collapses, killing 13 people in north India

Feb 16, 2015

Building collapses, killing 13 people in north India

A building that was under construction in a north Indian town collapsed overnight, killing 13 members of a family of weavers who were sleeping on the ground floor, police said Sunday. Three people escaped unhurt when the partially built first floor crashed down in the ...

Village schools reborn as residences

Nov 5, 2013

Village schools reborn as residences

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In a couple of remote farming villages, residents refurbished the buildings of closed schools into apartments in the aftermath of recent natural disasters, providing homes for young families who would play an important role in revitalizing their underpopulated regions.