10 killed, thousands displaced in Northeast floods

Ten people were killed and about 300,000 displaced in flash floods and landslides triggered by heavy rains in the northeastern states of Assam and Arunachal Pradesh, officials said on Sunday.

Nearly 50,000 displaced in Assam floods

Heavy monsoon rains triggered flash floods in Assam Saturday, displacing at least 50,000 people in the state`s Lakhimpur district, officials said. No casualties have been reported.