Indian floods wreak havoc
Indian devotees carry their luggage and wade through the flooded water in Varanasi, India, Friday, Aug. 26, 2016. (AP Photo/Tsering Topgyal)
Misery eased somewhat, with rains ebbing over the past three days in Uttar Pradesh state, where 200,000 people had moved to relief centers after their homes were submerged. Heavy monsoon rains have ended two successive drought years in India with the Ganges River and its tributaries rising above the danger level, triggering evacuation of hundreds of thousands of people from flooded homes in north and eastern India. (AP) See more news-related photo galleries and follow us on Yahoo News Photo Tumblr.