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Google's 'flood alerts' to help save lives Feb 10, 11:19 am
New Delhi, Feb.10 (ANI): In the past, search giant Google has always tried to help people at the time of crisis like the Chennai floods and the Nepal earthquake by quickly compiling a crisis response page. In yet another bid to make critical information more accessible during natural disasters, the technology giant will soon make public emergency alerts for floods available in India.
US floods: Death toll rises to 41 Dec 28, 8:53 am
Washington, Dec.28 (ANI): The death toll has risen to 41 in disaster caused by storms and floods in southern and central states of the United States.
Mississippi, Tennessee, Arkansas floods leave 18 people dead Dec 27, 8:56 am
Washington D.C., Dec.27 (ANI): At least 18 people have been killed in to fierce storms and floods in Mississippi, Tennessee and Arkansas in the United States.
Stellar to help in data recovery in case of natural disasters Dec 24, 3:57 pm
New Delhi, Dec.24 (ANI): From earthquakes to heavy floods, there has been a seemingly endless run of news about natural disasters this year.
Hershey India to Supply SOFIT to Chennai flood victims Dec 22, 5:05 pm
Mumbai, Dec.22 (ANI-Businesswire India): Hershey India Pvt. Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of The Hershey Company, today pledged to supply 400,000, 200ml packs of SOFIT for residents of Chennai who have been uprooted by the recent floods.
Jayalalithaa requests Centre to sanction additional Rs. 2000 cr Dec 20, 3:08 pm
New Delhi, Dec.20 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Sunday requested the Centre to sanction additional grant of Rs. 2000 crores to help residents in Chennai and the state with relief and rehabilitation in the aftermath of the recent floods.
Chennai , Dec.20 (ANI): Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday said the financial institutions including Insurance companies and banks have been extra activated in order to help the people of the Tamil Nadu including four districts which were severely affected in the recent floods.
ACMA for re-establishment of auto sector in Tamil Nadu Dec 15, 4:25 pm
Chennai, Dec 15 (ANI): Automotive Component Manufacturers Association of India (ACMA), which is the apex body representing the Indian auto component Industry, has urged the Tamil Nadu Government and the Centre to undertake immediate relief and rehabilitation measures for the severely impacted industry in the state due to recent incessant rains and floods.
Chennai floods: TN Govt. rejects charges of negligence Dec 13, 9:30 pm
Chennai, Dec. 13 (ANI): Dubbing the devastation due to floods in Chennai as the 'rarest of the rare' natural calamity, the Tamil Nadu Government on Sunday dismissed the reports that the flood in Adyar river was the result of improper management of water releases from Chembarambakkam tank.
Yechury meets flood victims in Chennai, demands probe Dec 13, 1:41 pm
Chennai, Dec. 13 (ANI): Communist Party of India (Marxist) leader Sitaram Yechury on Sunday distributed relief material among flood victims here.
CARE India reaches out to Tamil Nadu flood survivors Dec 12, 5:23 pm
New Delhi, Dec 12 (ANI): Responding to the massive floods in Tamil Nadu, CARE India plans to reach out to 7000 households with relief assistance in Chennai, Cuddalore and Kancheepuram.
PM Abe condoles loss of lives in Chennai floods Dec 11, 10:30 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 11 (ANI): Minister for External Affairs Sushma Swaraj on Friday called upon Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who arrived here on a three-day visit to attend the ninth annual Indo-Japan Summit talks.
Centre declares Tamil Nadu flood as 'Calamity of Severe Nature', claims Jayalalithaa, Dec 10, 8:42 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 10 (ANI): The Union Government has "declared" the Tamil Nadu floods as a "Calamity of Severe Nature".
Chennai, Dec. 7 (ANI): The educational institutions, including schools and colleges, will remain closed for the next two days in Chennai for cleaning of the flood-hit areas.
New Delhi, Dec. 7 (ANI): The government on Monday announced that those who have lost their passports or got them damaged due to the floods in Chennai can have them replaced free of charge.
Tollywood urges people to join 'Mana Madras Kosam' drive Dec 7, 12:20 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 7 (ANI): In the wake of Chennai floods, the Telugu actors like Rana Daggubati, Dhanush, Allari Naresh and Siddharth have come forward to help the flood victims.
Chennai Airport becomes fully functional from today Dec 7, 8:50 am
Chennai, Dec. 7 (ANI): The Chennai Airport has become fully operational from this morning, as airliners are resuming their domestic and international flights from there.
Flight operations to Chennai 'resumes' tomorrow Dec 6, 7:27 pm
Chennai, Dec. 6 (ANI): In a big relief to people stranded in Chennai due to the floods, the Chennai Airport Authority on Sunday announced that it would resume round the clock services from Monday.
New Delhi, Dec. 6 (ANI): Minister of State for Culture and Tourism and Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharma on Sunday said that after witnessing the torrential rains and having dealt with the situation now, the Indian Government is prepared to deal with such deadly deluges in the future.
Chennai, Dec. 6 (ANI): Torrential rains continue to batter Chennai with many passengers willing to travel to various parts of the country remaining stranded at the airport.
New Delhi, Dec. 5 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday announced an ex-gratia relief of Rs. 2 lakhs each from the Prime Minister's National Relief Fund for the next of kin of those who lost their lives in the floods dues to heavy rains in Tamil Nadu.
Now, KSRTC comes to rescue of people stranded in Chennai Dec 5, 4:37 pm
Bengaluru, Dec. 5 (ANI): The Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) has kicked off free bus services for flood-hit people from Chennai to Bengaluru after every eight hours.
Bhopal, Dec. 5 (ANI): With the waters receding slowly in some areas in Tamil Nadu, the special trains have increased their deployment to rescue stranded people as around 10 to 20 special trains are running everyday evacuating people in large numbers.
Chennai, Dec. 5 (ANI): Flag Officer Commanding-in-chief of the Eastern Naval Command (ENC), Vice Admiral Satish Soni on Saturday asserted that the Navy is committed to the relief operations across flood-hit Tamil Nadu adding that the city is returning to normalcy at a very fast rate.
New Delhi, Dec. 5 (ANI): In a positive note for stranded passengers amid the floods in Chennai, Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Culture and Tourism and Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharma on Saturday said that commercial flights are expected to begin their services after December 6th, once hopefully power is restored in the airport.
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