India Train Explosions Take High Toll

Police and onlookers stand around a mangled commuter train. Credit: Indranil Mukherjee/AFP/Getty i

Police and onlookers stand around a mangled commuter train following a series of blasts that targeted trains Tuesday evening in Mumbai. Indranil Mukherjee/AFP/Getty hide caption

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Police and onlookers stand around a mangled commuter train. Credit: Indranil Mukherjee/AFP/Getty

Police and onlookers stand around a mangled commuter train following a series of blasts that targeted trains Tuesday evening in Mumbai.

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At least five explosions hit commuter railways at rush hour in the Indian city of Mumbai, formerly known as Bombay. Early reports indicate at least 135 people are dead, and another 250 injured. The blasts appear to be part of a pattern of bombings. Justin Huggler, a correspondent for London's The Independent newspaper, talks to Alex Chadwick about the attacks.

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