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Washington mudslide death roll rises to 16, scores still missing Mar 26, 12:16 pm
Washington, March 26 (ANI): Rescuers reportedly recovered two bodies during their search for survivors of a massive mudslide that occurred in Washington State on Saturday.
London, Jan 19 (ANI): A UKIP councilor has blamed the government's decision to legalize gay marriage in Britain to be the reason behind the recent storms and heavy floods.
Dehradun, Dec. 15, (ANI): Addressing a huge rally in Dehradun, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Sunday took potshots at the Congress saying politics have stopped people from wiping off the tears of the people who suffered in Uttarakhand floods.
Nepal gets Rs 374 million for flood control from India Dec 10, 8:30 pm
New Delhi/Kathmandu, Dec.10 (ANI): India has given Nepal Rs.374 million to control floods.
Cyclone and flood-hit Odisha recovering at a snail's pace Oct 28, 4:03 pm
Bhubaneshwar, Oct.28 (ANI): Odisha has been witnessing floods because of continuous rains for the last few days, post cyclone Phailin, forcing thousands of villagers to flee their homes.
Over 50 killed as floods ravage Odisha, Andhra Pradesh Oct 26, 7:54 pm
Bhubaneswar/Puri/Hyderabad, Oct. 26 (ANI): At least 25 persons have lost their lives and thousands evacuated in the last four days in Odisha where the flood situation continues to be grim in some parts of the state.
Over 200 villages inundated by flood waters in West Bengal Oct 1, 12:33 pm
West Medinipur (West Bengal), Oct.1 (ANI): Over 200 villages in West Bengal's West Medinipur District have been inundated by flood waters, following heavy rainfall in the region.
Heavy rains flood Junagarh Sep 28, 5:53 pm
Junagarh (Gujarat), Sept.28 (ANI): Incessant rainfall, triggering massive flooding in Junagarh, disrupting the lives of hundreds of people.
Floods bring life in Gujarat to halt Sep 25, 8:00 pm
Bharuch (Gujarat), Sept. 25 (ANI): Officials assured that all necessary assistance is being provided to people, as incessant rainfall in Gujarat on Wednesday triggered rise in the level of floodwater, inundated houses, clogging roads and paralysed routine life of people in the affected areas.
Obama declares major disaster in flood-wrecked Colorado Sep 16, 2:58 pm
Washington, Sept. 16 (ANI): U.S. President Barack Obama has declared a major disaster in the U.S. state of Colorado after severe storms and floods led to many dead and over a thousand evacuated.
More casualties feared in Colorado flooding Sep 15, 3:26 pm
Washington, Sept. 15 (ANI): A massive rescue operation is being carried out in northeastern Colorado, as the National Guard and local crews evacuated thousands of people stranded by epic flooding.
Prayers resume at Kedarnath temple after three months Sep 11, 2:32 pm
Kedarnath, Sept 11 (ANI): Three months after ravaging floods left over 400 people dead in Uttarakhand and its adjoining areas, a grand puja marked the re-opening of the historic Kedarnath Temple on Wednesday.
Receding flood waters leave heaps of garbage in Varanasi Sep 5, 4:25 pm
Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh), Sept. 5 (ANI): Receding flood waters have left heaps of garbage and residual waste in Varanasi, polluting the long stretches.
Faizabad, Sep 1 (ANI): Floods due to incessant rainfall in Uttar Pradesh have displaced hundreds of people, submerging lands, houses and inundating villages.
Floods inundate Jalaun, Varanasi, victims cry for help Aug 31, 5:23 pm
Jalaun/Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh), Aug.31 (ANI)Incessant rains have triggered floods in most parts of northern India, ravaging villages, washing away houses and inundating farm lands.
Japan's Ebara reopens flood-damaged pump workshop in Thailand Aug 26, 5:38 pm
Tokyo, Aug.26 (ANI):Ebara Thailand Limited (ETL), a subsidiary of Japan's Ebara group recently held an opening ceremony for its workshop that had ceased operations due to damages from the 2011 floods in Thailand.
Grim flood situation in Odisha adding to villagers woes Aug 20, 4:37 pm
Malkangiri (Odisha), Aug.20 (ANI): An under construction dam, combined with the incessant rain, has inundated Odisha's Malkangiri region, adding to the villagers woes.
Munger (Bihar), Aug. 18 (ANI): A child drowned Sunday, even as authorities rescued ten others after a boat carrying 11 people capsized in the River Ganga in Bihar's Munger District.
New Delhi, Aug.15 (ANI): Addressing India's citizens on the occasion of the nation's 67th Independence Day, the Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, on Thursday expressed his grief over the loss of lives caused by flash floods in Uttarakhand and by the recent sinking of the kilo class submarine INS Sindhurakshak in Mumbai.
Low key Pak Independence Day celebrations over fears of violence Aug 14, 2:15 pm
Islamabad, Aug. 14 (ANI): Pakistan's 67th Independence Day celebrations have been low-profile this year with two provinces, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa and Balochistan, mourning the loss of victims of flash floods and blind rocket attacks.
Protein that helps plants resist drought, floods identified Aug 13, 12:54 pm
Washington, Aug 13 (ANI): Researchers has uncovered a protein that plays a vital role in how plant roots use water and nutrients, which could pave way for improving the production and quality of crops and biofuels.
New Delhi, Aug. 9 (ANI): Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna met Finance Minister P. Chidambaram here on Friday to discuss the issuance of certificates for those missing in the aftermath of the flash floods of June in the hill state.
New Delhi, Aug. 6 (ANI): Defence Minister A.K. Antony on Tuesday said the Indian Armed Forces made an invaluable contribution in the search and rescue operations in Uttarakhand, which was devastated by cloudbursts and floods in June.
Kerala floods: CM Chandy to visit Idukki to review situation Aug 6, 10:07 am
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 6 (ANI): Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy will visit Idukki district this morning to make an on-the-spot assessment of the flood situation.
Patna, Aug. 4 (ANI): Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said that the overflowing Ganga river was not as much of a worry as the drought situation in some parts of the state. Kumar also assured that the state government has taken all precautionary measures to combat the drought, and is carrying out rescue operations in flooded regions.
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