Monsoon(Search results - 66)
India7, Jan 2020, 6:41 PM
Centre Approves Rs 5,908 Crore to Seven States As Relief For Calamity Damage
The High-Level Committee (HLC), chaired by the Union Minister for Home Affairs Shri Amit Shah, met in New Delhi today to consider additional central assistance to seven states, which were affected by floods/ landslides/cloudburst during southwest monsoon 2019. High-Level Committee approved additional central assistance of Rs. 5908.56 crore to seven States from National Disaster Response Fund (NDRF)
India6, Oct 2019, 3:30 PM
Bihar floods: 900 test positive for dengue
As many as 900 people have been tested positive for dengue in Bihar. This comes just days after the state witnessed torrential rains and floods. However, the Principal Secretary Sanjay Kumar denied the outbreak of vector-borne disease in Patna due to the monsoon season.
India20, Aug 2019, 9:46 AM
Monsoon mayhem: Rains in north India leave 38 dead; Punjab, Haryana flooded
Rain related incidents in the northern states of India have left 38 people dead. Indian Air Force (IAF) helicopters carried dramatic rescue operations in Jammu and Karnal districts on Monday (August 19), and the administration was on alert in parts of Haryana and Punjab
India17, Aug 2019, 10:48 AM
Monsoon mayhem: Flood situation improves in Karnataka, Kerala; Andhra Pradesh faces deluge
Several low-lying areas in Andhra Pradesh’s Vijayawada were affected as 72 gates of Prakasam barrage were opened to release water to the Bay of Bengal
India16, Aug 2019, 6:54 PM
Southwest monsoon weak in Kerala; 31 still missing, toll climbs to 111
Kerala rains: Chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan said 31 persons were still missing and over 1.47 lakh are in 891 camps across the state.
India14, Aug 2019, 3:59 PM
Karnataka floods: Death toll climbs up to 58; relief work ongoing
The death toll in Karnataka caused due to the floods has reached 58, with the recovery of four more bodies. Rescue operations continue as and as many as 1,160 relief camps are operational.
India14, Aug 2019, 11:19 AM
Over 200 killed due to floods across India; situation improves in Karnataka, Maharashtra
Over 200 people have lost their lives due to catastrophic monsoon. Torrential rains across Gujarat, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Kerala, parts of Tamil Nadu and Odisha have left thousands stranded
India14, Aug 2019, 10:19 AM
UN General Assembly president condoles loss of lives due to floods in India
Maria Fernanda Espinosa said she has "sent her condolences to the people and the Government of India after the monsoon floods in the southern and western parts of the country, which led to over 140 deaths, and hundreds of thousands of people being evacuated"
India13, Aug 2019, 8:41 PM
Be it drought or floods, how can India weather climate change?
From drought to floods in India, disasters, one after the other have forced us to ask ourselves the question that we have all been trying to run away from. Can the country weather climate change? Watch SimplifiedBy on MyNation to find out.
India13, Aug 2019, 5:37 PM
Monsoon mayhem: Indian Navy successfully rescues more than 14,000 people from Karnataka, Maharashtra, Goa
While North Karnataka and Maharashtra witnessed massive flooding due to the overflow of water from rivers, 41 Navy teams were deployed in difficult terrains in the flood-hit states
Views12, Aug 2019, 6:12 PM
Kerala floods: It was a disaster waiting to happen
Though last year the Southern districts of Kerala faced the brunt of nature's fury, this time around it is the northern parts of the state which are at the receiving end of the monsoon onslaught.
India12, Aug 2019, 8:59 AM
Monsoon Mayhem: Rain related incidents claim lives of 35 in Maharashtra, 31 in Gujarat
Rains wreak havoc not only in Karnataka and Kerala but also in Maharashtra and Gujarat. The death toll in Maharashtra has touched 35 while and 31 in Gujarat. Maharashtra also witnessed an incident of boat capsize that took the lives of 17 people.
India12, Aug 2019, 8:51 AM
Kerala monsoon death toll touches 72; Karnataka relocates those living near dams
Floods and torrential rains in Kerala have left as many as 72 people dead. The NDRF are working round the clock in rescue operations. The situation in Karnataka remains grim and those living close to dams have been relocated.
India11, Aug 2019, 4:24 PM
Karnataka floods: Dog saves puppy from drowning; video goes viral
A video of a dog saving its puppy went viral on social media after several districts in Karnataka reeled under severe flooding
India11, Aug 2019, 3:46 PM
Maharashtra floods: Death toll rises to 17 in Sangli boat capsize tragedy; over 4 lakh people evacuated
Over 30 people have been killed in rain-related incidents in five districts of western Maharashtra in the last one week, including 17 who drowned when a boat capsized near Brahmanal village in Sangli on August 8