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Dozens dead and thousands homeless amid floods in Bangladesh and India

Villagers in north-eastern Bangladesh have crowded makeshift refugee centres and scrambled to meet boats arriving with food and fresh water as massive floods, which have killed dozens of people and displaced hundreds of thousands there and in neighbouring India, continued to wreak havoc.

Mark Eadie: Death of the radical student in the land of confusion

MAGGIE, Maggie, Maggie! Out! Out! Out! How I miss the good old days. Thatcher was the perfect foil for any self-respecting student of a socialist slant. The deranged eyes, the condescending robotic voice, the handbag, the uptight hairdo. Or was that her Spitting Image puppet? It was hard to tell.