Updated : 1 week, 2 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], Feb 06 (ANI): Congress leader Shashi Tharoor wrote to Norwegian Nobel Committee's chairperson recommending Kerala fishermen for the Nobel Peace Prize for the "deeds of courage" they displayed during rescue operations undertaken during the 2018 Kerala floods.
Updated : 2 weeks, 1 day ago IST
Trivandrum (Kerala) [India], Jan 31 (ANI): Kerala Finance Minister Thomas Isaac on Thursday described the violence over the entry into Sabarimala Temple as the “second disaster” following the devastating floods in the state.
Updated : 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Jan 25 (ANI): Indian Air Force’s Garud Commando Officer Wg Cdr Prasanth Nair, who rescued a child in a chopper during Kerala floods, will be awarded Vayu Sena Medal for Gallantry at Republic Day parade on Saturday.
Updated : 1 month, 2 weeks ago IST
Manila [Philippines], Jan 2 (ANI): At least 85 people have lost their lives due to flash floods and landslides caused by tropical depression 'Usman' as of Wednesday, while 12 people have been injured.
Updated : 2 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Dec 17 (ANI): A high-level committee chaired by Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday approved additional assistance from the National Disaster Response Fund (NDRF) of Rs 1023.59 crore to Odisha and Rs 268.63 crore to Tripura, on account of relief work to be undertak
Updated : 2 months, 3 weeks ago IST
California [USA], Nov 26 (ANI): Butte County Sheriff's office announced on Monday (IST) that the recent rains are expected to cause flash flooding in the state which is reeling from the aftermath of wildfires that started on November 8.
Trivandrum (Kerala) [India], Nov 23 (ANI): Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Friday clarified that his state police did not misbehave with union minister Pon Radhakrishnan.
Updated : 3 months ago IST
Washington D.C. [USA], Nov 14 (ANI): Many people see the carbon cycle as vertical - Carbondioxide moving up and down between soil, plants and the atmosphere.
Updated : 3 months, 1 week ago IST
Amman [Jordan], Nov 10 (ANI/Sputnik): The number of fatalities from mudslides caused by floods in Jordan has climbed to 11, the Jordanian government spokeswoman, Jumana Ghunaimat, said in a statement on Saturday.
Mumbai [India], Nov 10 (ANI-BusinessWireIndia): The one-hour special documentary Kerala Floods - The Human Story on Discovery Channel is a poignant take on the indomitable spirit of Kerala who instead of losing hope, are steadily working towards rebuilding their beloved state.
Updated : 3 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Nov 2 (ANI): A seven-member team of the central government, headed by joint secretary, Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), SK Shahi, reached Odisha to visit cyclone and subsequent flood-affected districts of the state for damage assistance.
Venice [Italy], Oct 31 (ANI): Torrential rains in Venice have led to flooding in the city killing as many as 11 people. Strong force winds equivalent to Category 1 hurricane lashed Italy from Piedmont to Sicily injuring several people.