Keyword Results for   'floods'  
Fire officials rescue 28 people stranded due to floods in Vadodara  Jul 27, 2:16 pm
Vadodara (Gujarat), July 27 (ANI): Fire officials here have rescued 28 people, who were stranded near a flood-hit area along the banks of Vishwamitri River.
Flood damages two hydropower dams in Nepal's Dolpa region  Jul 26, 11:08 am
Kathmandu, July 26 (ANI): Two dams in Nepal's Dolpa District have been reportedly damaged by floods caused by incessant rainfall.
Over 100 villages in Odisha flooded due to incessant rainfall   Jul 23, 1:38 pm
Bhadrak (Odisha), July 23 (ANI): Over 100 villages in districts like Bhadrak, Jajpur, Keonjhar and Kalahandi have been flooded due to incessant rainfall, leading to a breach of embankment along the River Baitarani near Patpur in Odisha.
Monsoon floods, bridge link elude tribals in Maoist hotbed Latehar  Jul 17, 6:41 pm
Latehar (Jharkhand), July 17 (ANI): Swelling river waters and the absence of bridge has forced tribals in Maoist hot bed of Latehar in Jharkhand continue to remain cut-off from all amenities for at least three months during the monsoon season.
Heavy rains in Bangladesh trigger flash floods  Jul 10, 1:07 pm
Dhaka, July 10 (ANI): Rush of hill water and heavy rains have generated flash floods in vast regions of Bangladesh's Sunamganj region.
Govt trying its best to deal with Assam floods: Tarun Gogoi  Jun 28, 3:27 pm
Guwahati, June 28 (ANI): Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi today assured that the government is trying its level best to deal with the flood situation in the state.
Flash floods hits four district of Assam, kills seven   Jun 27, 3:47 pm
Guwahati, June 27 (ANI): Flash floods wreaked four districts in Assam and its capital Guwahati on Friday killing seven people.
Uma Bharti announces measure to prevent recurrence of Uttarakhand Floods  Jun 16, 9:16 pm
New Delhi, June 16 (ANI): Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti on Monday announced measures to prevent recurrence of Kedarnath type tragedy which occurred a year ago.
Bereaved families await compensation on first anniversary of Uttarakhand flash flood tragedy  Jun 16, 9:00 am
Lucknow/Ahmedabad/Uttarkashi, June 16 (ANI): Bereaved families of the unfortunate victims of the flash floods that ravaged Uttarakhand last June, observed the first anniversary of the tragedy with the bitterness,as they have not received the promised compensation from the government.
Ongoing high tides at Gateway of India remind Mumbaikars of July 26 floods  Jun 15, 4:25 pm
Mumbai, June 15 (ANI): Mumbai witnessed high tides at the Gateway of India on Sunday, reminding people of the floods of July 26, 2005.
Mandi flash floods: One more body recovered  Jun 10, 11:47 am
Mandi (Himachal Pradesh), June 10 (ANI): Himachal Pradesh Transport Minister, G S Bali, has revealed that one more body has been recovered from the river Beas.
TRS leader K. Kavitha blames engineers for the deaths of students in Himachal flash floods  Jun 9, 5:17 pm
New Delhi, June 9 (ANI): Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) leader K. Kavitha on Monday blamed the engineers in-charge of the Laarji Dam on the River Beas for the deaths of 24 students due to flash floods, and demanded strict action against them.
Himachal CM Virbhadra Singh terms flash flood deaths as unfortunate  Jun 9, 2:05 pm
Pandoh Dam (Mandi, Himachal Pradesh), June 9 (ANI): Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Monday termed the death of 25 Hyderabad-based engineering students in flash floods on the River Beas as unfortunate.
Mandi flash floods: Parents desolate for getting no info about missing children  Jun 9, 12:34 pm
Mandi (Himachal Pradesh), June 9 (ANI): Parents are desolate over not getting any information on their missing children, who were washed away in a flash flood in Mandi.
Mandi flash floods: Smriti Irani promises all help, enroute to Himachal   Jun 9, 10:41 am
New Delhi, June 9 (ANI): Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani is on the way to Mandi and has promised all help and support related to the flash floods.
Mandi flash floods: 5 bodies recovered from Beas river  Jun 9, 10:04 am
Mandi (Himachal Pradesh), June 9 (ANI): Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) has revealed that about five bodies, including bodies of two girls and one boy, have been recovered from river Beas after flash floods washed away 25 people in Mandi on Sunday.
'Bearded lady' Conchita Wurst 'blamed' for Balkan floods by church leaders  May 24, 10:25 am
London, May 24 (ANI): Eurovision winner Conchita Wurst has been blamed for causing Balkan floods, which has led to the death of more than 50 people, by church leaders.
Now, climate smart rice to save farmers in India's flood prone areas  May 23, 4:51 pm
New Delhi/Cuttack, May 23 (ANI): Farmers in India's eastern region, prone for flash floods, are now shifting to flood-tolerant variety of rice, developed by Manila-based International Rice Research Institute, IRRI.
During floods, snakes and scorpions climb the same tree: Chirag Paswan on RJD-JD-U alliance  May 22, 3:40 pm
New Delhi, May 22 (ANI): Commenting on alliance between the Rashtriya Janata Dal and the (Janata Dal United) Janshakti Party (LJP) chief Ram Vilas Paswan's son Chirag Paswan on Thursday said that when there is flood, snakes and scorpions climb up the same tree.
Gates of Badrinath thrown open for devotees after a year   May 6, 11:13 am
Badrinath, (Uttrakhand), May 6 (ANI): Sacred portals of the Badrinath Temple were reopened to devotees amid elaborate rituals about a year after the Himalayan shrine was marred by catastrophic flash floods that had left hundreds of people dead and many others stranded.
Modi holds Rawat equally responsible for poor management of Uttarakhand floods  May 3, 6:44 pm
Roorkee, May 3 (ANI): Training his gun at Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Saturday said the former is equally responsible as the then state government for the poor management of the natural disaster which struck Uttarakhand last year.
A year after Uttarakhand floods, 'Char Dham Yatra' begins  May 3, 5:27 pm
Uttarkashi (Uttarakhand), May 3 (ANI): The annual 'Char Dham yatra' began for devotees with the reopening of the sacred portals of the Himalayan shrines of Gangotri and Yamunotri in Uttarakhand, a year after the devastating floods that left a trail of destruction and an immense loss to life and property.
Arunachal Pradesh toughest for holding polls  Apr 22, 11:11 am
Itanagar, Apr.22 (ANI): Surrounded by three countries, crisscrossed by numerous perennial rivers, and with seasonal snowfall, recurring floods and landslides, Arunachal Pradesh poses the toughest challenges among all the states for conducting elections about which Election Commission of India has hardly any idea.
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.
Brit councilor blames gay marriage for UK's recent storms and heavy floods  Jan 19, 12:09 pm
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.