World News | Reuters | Friday February 20, 2015
A powerful cyclone slammed into northeast Australia today, destroying homes, upending trees, cutting power lines and causing flash floods, while a second storm severed communications to a northern island where heavy damage was expected.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday February 20, 2015
A "destructive" cyclone roaring towards a heavily-populated Australian province has intensified to a category five, the most severe ranking, meteorologists said early Friday as a second powerful storm made landfall further north.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 6, 2015
The infrastructure in Uttarakhand that was devastated by the flash flood catastrophe of 2013 has been rebuilt and the state has also developed additional facilities to welcome pilgrims for a safe 'Chardham yatra' this year, Chief Minister Harish Rawa...
World News | Associated Press | Sunday February 1, 2015
Flash floods caused by heavy rains have submerged large areas in northwestern Greece, forcing authorities to evacuate hundreds of people from several villages in the Epirus region.
Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday January 31, 2015
Fitoor is the first Bollywood movie being shot in Kashmir after last year's devastating floods
India News | Written by Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal | Saturday January 24, 2015
The people of Kashmir, who are still grappling with the devastating effects of the flood in September, now have a new problem to contend with.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday January 20, 2015
The death toll from flooding in parts of Mozambique has risen to 71, the country's disaster management services said on Monday.
World News | Associated Press | Saturday January 17, 2015
Flooding in Malawi has killed more than 176 people, displaced at least 200,000 others, left homes and schools submerged in water and roads washed away by the deluge in the southern African country, the vice president said on Friday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday January 16, 2015
Malawian authorities warned today that heavy rains were expected to continue as flood waters ravaged the country, leaving in their wake mass power outages, dozens dead and missing, and thousands displaced.
Srinagar News | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 15, 2015
To review the ongoing relief and rehabilitation work after last year's devastating floods, Jammu and Kashmir Governor NN Vohra would be visiting Srinagar on January 17.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday January 1, 2015
Tropical storm Jiangmi exited the Philippines Thursday, leaving at least 54 dead and 13 missing from floods and landslides as officials said greater measures could have been taken to prepare for the deluge.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday December 31, 2014
The death toll from flooding and landslides in the Philippines wrought by tropical storm Jangmi rose to 53 Wednesday, officials said, with some regions saying they were caught off guard by the deluge.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday December 30, 2014
Six people have been killed in two days of heavy flooding as tropical storm Jangmi crossed the central Philippines on Tuesday, with water in some areas "neck deep", officials said.
World News | Reuters | Saturday December 27, 2014
The number of people evacuated due to Malaysia's worst-ever floods jumped to more than 160,000 on Saturday, as Prime Minister Najib Razak reached the worst-hit state after cutting short a vacation in the U.S.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday December 27, 2014
Floods and mudslides triggered by heavy rain have killed at least 14 people in Sri Lanka and driven 80,000 from their homes, police and officials said Friday, as the country marked the 10th anniversary of the tsunami.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday December 26, 2014
Malaysia's worst flooding in decades forced some 118,000 people to flee as Malayasian Prime Minister Najib Razak came under fire after photos showed him golfing with US President Barack Obama during the storms.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday December 24, 2014
Malaysian authorities launched a major rescue operation Wednesday to evacuate tourists stranded at a resort by heavy monsoon flooding that has forced tens of thousands of residents to abandon their homes.
World News | Associated Press | Tuesday December 23, 2014
Sri Lankan officials say three people have died and more than 60,000 had to be evacuated to safer locations due to floods and mudslides caused by heavy rains around the island nation.
India News | Written by Maya Mirchandani | Monday December 22, 2014
Three months after the deluge, Kashmir's capital looks possibly worse than it did at the height of the conflict.
Assembly | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday December 23, 2014
A day before the Jammu and Kashmir election result, Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said it was "inconceivable" for his National Conference party to tie up with the BJP, a former ally.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday December 15, 2014
Indonesian rescuers dug through mud with shovels and their bare hands for a third day on Monday in the hunt for dozens of people still missing after a landslide engulfed a village, as the death toll rose to 51.
World News | Reuters | Saturday December 13, 2014
A Pacific storm lashed Southern California with heavy rains and wind on Friday, triggering flash floods and mudslides that prompted the evacuation of hundreds of homes, damaged more than a dozen dwellings and disrupted passenger rail service along th...
Thursday December 4, 2014
Customers can bid for Ranbir's Kashmiri pheran from Rockstar and Anushka's leather jacket from Jab Tak Hai Jaan.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday December 3, 2014
This year may end as the hottest on record, the UN's weather agency said Wednesday as it recounted a tale of rising seas, crippling droughts and floods since January.