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Flood update

Almost $459 million in initial relief is coming in to help the estimated 20 million victims of damaging floods in Pakistan. But thousands continue to struggle without food or shelter. The BBC's Chris Morris reports from northwest Pakistan.

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'Punjabi funk' band Red Baraat

Red Baraat is a Brooklyn-based 'dhol and brass' band, specializing in an infectious brand of north Indian funk. The World's Alex Gallafent speaks to the founder of Red Baraat who tells him why the band still plays weddings. From PRI's The World.

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Pakistan military base attack over

Pakistani troops have ended a siege by militants who attacked a naval base in the city of Karachi. The Pakistani Taliban says the raid was to avenge Osama Bin Laden's killing by US special forces on May 2. Madiha Tahir reports from Karachi.