Asia-Pacific

Cyclone Tauktae kills at least 16 after making landfall

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Strong waves crashed into Mumbai's Gateway of India monument on Monday (May 17) as Cyclone Tauktae made landfall on India's west coast. The cyclone killed at least 16 people according to authorities, and left a trail of destruction as it brushed past the coastal states of Kerala, Karnataka, Goa and Maharashtra. Mumbai's urban rail system, one of the world's busiest, was also affected as tracks flooded.

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