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  • Over 90 Killed By Typhoon Damrey, Vietnam's Deadliest Typhoon In Years

    Over 90 Killed By Typhoon Damrey, Vietnam's Deadliest Typhoon In Years

    More than 90 people have perished in floods and landslides unleashed in Vietnam by Typhoon Damrey, one of the deadliest storms to hit the country in years.The typhoon made landfall on Saturday, blowing off roofs and submerging huge swathes of Vietnam's south-central coast, including outside the city of Danang where leaders are gathering for the Asi...

  • This Year To Be Among Three Hottest On Record: UN

    This Year To Be Among Three Hottest On Record: UN

    This year will be among the three hottest on record in a new sign of man-made climate change that is aggravating "extraordinary weather" such as hurricanes, droughts and floods, the United Nations said on Monday.

  • 5 Dead, Thousands Flee As Floods Hit Malaysia

    5 Dead, Thousands Flee As Floods Hit Malaysia

    Five people have been killed and over 3,000 evacuated after a storm triggered serious flooding Sunday in Malaysia's Penang, with the state's historic capital under murky brown water.

  • 'Better Prepared', Says Minister As Rain Displaces Thousands In Tamil Nadu

    'Better Prepared', Says Minister As Rain Displaces Thousands In Tamil Nadu

    As monsoon rain flooded Chennai and parts of Tamil Nadu this week displacing thousands and reportedly killing 12 people, the state minister said the government has " learnt lessons from 2015 floods and was better prepared to deal with the natural calamity".

  • Midnight Horror At Chennai Hospital, Newborns Moved Out Of Flooded Floor

    Midnight Horror At Chennai Hospital, Newborns Moved Out Of Flooded Floor

    In south Chennai's Tambaram area, 60 patients - mostly pregnant women, mothers and their newborns - at a government hospital had to be moved to the first floor in the middle of the night after the ground floor was flooded during the heavy rains. Patients had a harrowing night on Thursday after rains pounded the city and brought normal life to a nea...

  • Massive Waterlogging Throws Chennai Out Of Gear: Highlights

    Massive Waterlogging Throws Chennai Out Of Gear: Highlights

    Chennai was lashed by rains on Thursday evening, and it continued till this morning. Several places in the city were submerged and traffic was thrown out of gear. Schools and colleges in Chennai and other parts of coastal Tamil Nadu will remain closed today. The weather department has predicted more rains for the coastal districts of the state.The...

  • In Chennai Rain Crisis, Twitter Flooded With Messages Offering Help, Hope

    In Chennai Rain Crisis, Twitter Flooded With Messages Offering Help, Hope

    Days after the north-east monsoon set in Tamil Nadu, heavy rain in the last few hours have refreshed the not-so-pleasant memories of the 2015 floods that followed the "heaviest rainfall in over a century", leaving its capital Chennai and other parts submerged and an unprecedented trail of destruction and death.

  • Bihar's Flooded Farmers Try Out New Insurance

    Bihar's Flooded Farmers Try Out New Insurance

    When heavy rains swept through this village in northern Bihar in August and September, so much floodwater covered farmers' fields that it was difficult to tell one plot of land from another.

  • Isn't Rahul Gandhi Visiting Gujarat: Election Commission Boss vs Congress

    Isn't Rahul Gandhi Visiting Gujarat: Election Commission Boss vs Congress

    Elections in Gujarat will be called now that the festival season has ended and major relief and rescue work for the floods that deluged parts of the state has been completed, said Chief Election Commissioner AK Joti to NDTV today

  • Congress Didn't Let Me Rebuild Kedarnath As Gujarat Chief Minister, Says PM Modi

    Congress Didn't Let Me Rebuild Kedarnath As Gujarat Chief Minister, Says PM Modi

    As he laid the foundation stones for five reconstruction projects, Prime Minister Narendra Modi recalled that the Congress, then in power in Uttarakhand, had not allowed him as Gujarat Chief Minister to rebuild the hill shrine of Kedarnath after flash floods devastated it in 2013.

  • 5 Killed After Heavy Rain In Bengaluru, Woman Rescued From Submerged Car

    5 Killed After Heavy Rain In Bengaluru, Woman Rescued From Submerged Car

    Bengaluru has been battered by heavy showers over the last few weeks. And just days after four people lost their lives in pothole-related accidents, five people died on Friday in rain-related incidents in the city.

  • Floods, Landslides Kill 37 In Vietnam, Scores Missing

    Floods, Landslides Kill 37 In Vietnam, Scores Missing

    At least 37 people have died and another 40 are missing as floods and landslides ravage north and central Vietnam, destroying homes and leaving rescuers scrambling to find survivors, disaster officials said Thursday.

  • Most Flood-Hit Train Services In Northeast Restored: Official

    Most Flood-Hit Train Services In Northeast Restored: Official

    Railway officials are working round-the-clock to restore breached rail communications following massive floods in Assam, Bihar and West Bengal in August, with most of the railway lines restored, a railway official said today.

  • Resolving The Mystery Behind Floods In India

    Resolving The Mystery Behind Floods In India

    Monsoon watchers have for long been puzzled on what could be the reason for increased extreme floods that take place in India from Mumbai to all the way to Guwahati in the northeast -- since monsoon is actually weakening due to climate change

  • Fresh Floods Hit Assam, Over 78,000 People Affected

    Fresh Floods Hit Assam, Over 78,000 People Affected

    A fresh wave of flood has hit Assam, submerging five districts and affecting over 78,000 people, an official said on Sunday. The north-eastern state, which has been recuperating after several rounds of floods this year, saw 306 acres of land submerged in the fresh wave. Around 16,000 animals have also been affected, the Assam State Disaster Managem...

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  • Over 90 Killed By Typhoon Damrey, Vietnam's Deadliest Typhoon In Years

    Over 90 Killed By Typhoon Damrey, Vietnam's Deadliest Typhoon In Years

    More than 90 people have perished in floods and landslides unleashed in Vietnam by Typhoon Damrey, one of the deadliest storms to hit the country in years.The typhoon made landfall on Saturday, blowing off roofs and submerging huge swathes of Vietnam's south-central coast, including outside the city of Danang where leaders are gathering for the Asi...

  • This Year To Be Among Three Hottest On Record: UN

    This Year To Be Among Three Hottest On Record: UN

    This year will be among the three hottest on record in a new sign of man-made climate change that is aggravating "extraordinary weather" such as hurricanes, droughts and floods, the United Nations said on Monday.

  • 5 Dead, Thousands Flee As Floods Hit Malaysia

    5 Dead, Thousands Flee As Floods Hit Malaysia

    Five people have been killed and over 3,000 evacuated after a storm triggered serious flooding Sunday in Malaysia's Penang, with the state's historic capital under murky brown water.

  • 'Better Prepared', Says Minister As Rain Displaces Thousands In Tamil Nadu

    'Better Prepared', Says Minister As Rain Displaces Thousands In Tamil Nadu

    As monsoon rain flooded Chennai and parts of Tamil Nadu this week displacing thousands and reportedly killing 12 people, the state minister said the government has " learnt lessons from 2015 floods and was better prepared to deal with the natural calamity".

  • Midnight Horror At Chennai Hospital, Newborns Moved Out Of Flooded Floor

    Midnight Horror At Chennai Hospital, Newborns Moved Out Of Flooded Floor

    In south Chennai's Tambaram area, 60 patients - mostly pregnant women, mothers and their newborns - at a government hospital had to be moved to the first floor in the middle of the night after the ground floor was flooded during the heavy rains. Patients had a harrowing night on Thursday after rains pounded the city and brought normal life to a nea...

  • Massive Waterlogging Throws Chennai Out Of Gear: Highlights

    Massive Waterlogging Throws Chennai Out Of Gear: Highlights

    Chennai was lashed by rains on Thursday evening, and it continued till this morning. Several places in the city were submerged and traffic was thrown out of gear. Schools and colleges in Chennai and other parts of coastal Tamil Nadu will remain closed today. The weather department has predicted more rains for the coastal districts of the state.The...

  • In Chennai Rain Crisis, Twitter Flooded With Messages Offering Help, Hope

    In Chennai Rain Crisis, Twitter Flooded With Messages Offering Help, Hope

    Days after the north-east monsoon set in Tamil Nadu, heavy rain in the last few hours have refreshed the not-so-pleasant memories of the 2015 floods that followed the "heaviest rainfall in over a century", leaving its capital Chennai and other parts submerged and an unprecedented trail of destruction and death.

  • Bihar's Flooded Farmers Try Out New Insurance

    Bihar's Flooded Farmers Try Out New Insurance

    When heavy rains swept through this village in northern Bihar in August and September, so much floodwater covered farmers' fields that it was difficult to tell one plot of land from another.

  • Isn't Rahul Gandhi Visiting Gujarat: Election Commission Boss vs Congress

    Isn't Rahul Gandhi Visiting Gujarat: Election Commission Boss vs Congress

    Elections in Gujarat will be called now that the festival season has ended and major relief and rescue work for the floods that deluged parts of the state has been completed, said Chief Election Commissioner AK Joti to NDTV today

  • Congress Didn't Let Me Rebuild Kedarnath As Gujarat Chief Minister, Says PM Modi

    Congress Didn't Let Me Rebuild Kedarnath As Gujarat Chief Minister, Says PM Modi

    As he laid the foundation stones for five reconstruction projects, Prime Minister Narendra Modi recalled that the Congress, then in power in Uttarakhand, had not allowed him as Gujarat Chief Minister to rebuild the hill shrine of Kedarnath after flash floods devastated it in 2013.

  • 5 Killed After Heavy Rain In Bengaluru, Woman Rescued From Submerged Car

    5 Killed After Heavy Rain In Bengaluru, Woman Rescued From Submerged Car

    Bengaluru has been battered by heavy showers over the last few weeks. And just days after four people lost their lives in pothole-related accidents, five people died on Friday in rain-related incidents in the city.

  • Floods, Landslides Kill 37 In Vietnam, Scores Missing

    Floods, Landslides Kill 37 In Vietnam, Scores Missing

    At least 37 people have died and another 40 are missing as floods and landslides ravage north and central Vietnam, destroying homes and leaving rescuers scrambling to find survivors, disaster officials said Thursday.

  • Most Flood-Hit Train Services In Northeast Restored: Official

    Most Flood-Hit Train Services In Northeast Restored: Official

    Railway officials are working round-the-clock to restore breached rail communications following massive floods in Assam, Bihar and West Bengal in August, with most of the railway lines restored, a railway official said today.

  • Resolving The Mystery Behind Floods In India

    Resolving The Mystery Behind Floods In India

    Monsoon watchers have for long been puzzled on what could be the reason for increased extreme floods that take place in India from Mumbai to all the way to Guwahati in the northeast -- since monsoon is actually weakening due to climate change

  • Fresh Floods Hit Assam, Over 78,000 People Affected

    Fresh Floods Hit Assam, Over 78,000 People Affected

    A fresh wave of flood has hit Assam, submerging five districts and affecting over 78,000 people, an official said on Sunday. The north-eastern state, which has been recuperating after several rounds of floods this year, saw 306 acres of land submerged in the fresh wave. Around 16,000 animals have also been affected, the Assam State Disaster Managem...

  • Watch: Pipe Burst Creates 3-Storey-High Water Fountain, Floods Busy Road

    Watch: Pipe Burst Creates 3-Storey-High Water Fountain, Floods Busy Road

    On Tuesday night, a pipe burst in the city Butkit Batok, Singapore, created a water fountain about three-storey-high and flooded the whole street.

  • Petrol, Diesel Prices May Come Down By Diwali, Says Oil Minister

    Petrol, Diesel Prices May Come Down By Diwali, Says Oil Minister

    Prices of refinery oil went up because production of oil dropped by 13% in the US, says Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister.

  • Rain Lashes Kerala, Landslip In Tribal Hamlet

    Rain Lashes Kerala, Landslip In Tribal Hamlet

    Heavy rain today lashed Kerala causing widspread damage, landslip and waterlogging in various parts. With the South West monsoon active over the state, incessant rains triggered landslip in the tribal hamlet of Attappady and adjacent areas in Palakkad district this morning but no one was injured, officials said.

  • Kaun Banega Crorepati 9, Episode 15: Amitabh Bachchan Invites Abhishek On His Show

    <i>Kaun Banega Crorepati 9</i>, Episode 15: Amitabh Bachchan Invites Abhishek On His Show

    KBC 9: Abhishek Bachchan played with Anshu Gupta, the founder of Goonj, to financially help the people affected by floods

  • At Least Eight Die In Italy Floods: Rescuers

    At Least Eight Die In Italy Floods: Rescuers

    At least eight people died in flooding after violent rains lashed the Tuscan city of Livorno over the weekend, Italian rescue services said Tuesday.

  • At Least Three Dead, Six Missing, As Storm Hits Philippines

    At Least Three Dead, Six Missing, As Storm Hits Philippines

    At least three people died and six were missing after a major storm caused widespread flooding in and around the Philippine capital on Tuesday, forcing schools, government offices and businesses to shut down.

  • 1 More Person Dies As 7 Districts Are Affected By Assam Floods

    1 More Person Dies As 7 Districts Are Affected By Assam Floods

    The floods in Assam claimed one more life as the deluge inundated two new districts today, taking the total number of affected districts to seven.

  • How Climate Change Has Affected Gujarat - More Floods

    How Climate Change Has Affected Gujarat - More Floods

    Mumbai: Gujarat will move 15 villages that were affected by floods this year to higher ground, officials said, as they look for new ways to tackle the increasing frequency and intensity of flooding. Villages in northern Banaskantha and Patan districts will be moved within a 10 km (6 miles) radius of their existing locations after consultation with ...

  • 6 Districts In Assam Still Affected By Floods

    6 Districts In Assam Still Affected By Floods

    Six districts of Assam remained affected in the floods yesterday even as the number of people suffering in the deluge reduced to 62,356 from 45,000 yesterday, according to a report by the Assam State Disaster Management Authority.

  • Gujarat Cheque Was Rejected By Nitish Kumar In 2010. That's Changed.

    Gujarat Cheque Was Rejected By Nitish Kumar In 2010. That's Changed.

    Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar will accept a contribution from the Gujarat government for flood relief in Bihar, officials in Gandhinagar have said. The amount, Rs 5 crore, is exactly what the Chief Minister had spurned in 2010 -- money sent by Narendra Modi, who was then the Chief Minister of Gujarat, after yet another flood in Bihar. This time...

  • 8 Ways To Spot A Flood Damaged Car

    8 Ways To Spot A Flood Damaged Car

    With the recent floods in cities like Mumbai and in several parts of the north-east bringing the daily grind to a screeching halt and causing several crores of rupees in damage and loss in life, there will soon be a spurt of used cars on the market that have been damaged by water. Where in India we rarely see cars that have been completely submerge...

  • Why India's Monsoons Are Changing Rapidly

    Why India's Monsoons Are Changing Rapidly

    For the third year in a row, the monsoon season has produced floods in the northwest and the northeast, while south India has suffered from a rainfall deficit.

  • Can't Control Nature But Haven't Moved An Inch: Bombay High Court On Mumbai Rains

    Can't Control Nature But Haven't Moved An Inch: Bombay High Court On Mumbai Rains

    The Bombay High Court has said we cannot control nature but the situation in the city of Mumbai which has been facing floods during monsoons regularly has not improved in the past few years.

  • Indian-Americans In Texas Help Thousands With Food, Medical Aid

    Indian-Americans In Texas Help Thousands With Food, Medical Aid

    Indian-Americans in Texas, especially the youth, are helping hundreds of people affected by catastrophic floods caused due to Hurricane Harvey by giving food, shelter and medical assistance.

  • PM Narendra Modi's Rs 5.5 Lakh Crore River-Linking Plan For Tackling Floods

    PM Narendra Modi's Rs 5.5 Lakh Crore River-Linking Plan For Tackling Floods

    After years of foot-dragging India will begin work in around a month on an $87 billion scheme to connect some of the country's biggest rivers, government sources say, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi bets on the ambitious project to end deadly floods and droughts.

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