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Death toll jumps to 164 in flooding in India's Kerala state

Aug 17, 2018

Death toll jumps to 164 in flooding in India's Kerala state

The death toll from major floods in India's tourist hot spot of Kerala has jumped to 164, state chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan said Friday, issuing a fresh heavy rainfall warning for the battered region. Kerala's government has described the crisis — one of the worst ...

Kao Corp. starts selling paper diapers in India

/ Jul 30, 2018

Kao Corp. starts selling paper diapers in India

Kao Corp. has started selling its Merries paper diapers in India, sources said. India is a massive market with over 25 million babies born a year. While Japan's Unicharm Corp. and Procter & Gamble Co. of the United States are competing for the top spot in ...