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A woman whose husband died after drinking toxic liquor tries to console her children Thursday at a hospital in Diamond Harbour, near Kolkata, India.

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Bootleg liquor kills 143 people in eastern India

Bootleg liquor containing toxic methanol killed 143 people and sickened dozens more who drank the cheap, illicit brew bought at small shops in eastern India, officials said Thursday. Police arrested 10 suspected bootleggers.


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