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Stories with place: Hyderabad
  • Rush for shoes at India festival triggers stampede, kills 27 story has photos
    Updated: Jul-14-15 11:08 pm

    HYDERABAD, India - Tens of thousands of pilgrims taking part in a Hindu religious bathing festival surged forward and triggered a massive stampede on a riverbank in southern India, leaving at least 27 dead and dozens injured in chaotic scenes in which rescuers struggled to respond quickly.