Phailin en Cyclone Phailin: 800,000 flee as mega-storm menaces India (VIDEO) The mega-storm, which may be the strongest to strike India in over a decade, slammed into India's eastern coast Saturday with sustained winds of about 124 miles per hour, with gusts reaching 150 mph.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Need to Know Phailin India Sat, 12 Oct 2013 10:13:00 +0000 Kristin Deasy 5959138 at Cyclone Phailin: How India's government saved countless lives <p>NEW DELHI &mdash; Cyclone Phailin looked as though it would bring catastrophe to the eastern coast of India last week. But while the storm&rsquo;s 150 mph winds devastated homes and flooded farmland, the decision by Indian authorities to evacuate more than 1 million people has saved countless lives.</p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Phailin Bangladesh Want to Know Aid India Philippines Tue, 15 Oct 2013 16:30:00 +0000 James Tapper 5961539 at