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Kerala Rain Fury Update : Prime Minister Narendra Modi To Visit State, Death Toll Rises

Picture Courtesy : Deccan Chronicle

Kerala has been hit hard by torrential rains. It has ravaged the state . On a single day as many …

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Another year, another mismanaged flood response in Assam And North East

Large areas remain inundated [image by: Madhav Bhattacharya]

Kamalakhya Dey Purkaystha, a member of the Assam Legislative Assembly, led the boat that carried the bodies of Mishu Malakar …

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Assam Floods Fury : Death Toll Now 9, Over 4 Lakh People Affected

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The flood situation continued to be grim across Assam on Sunday, affecting over four lakh people in six districts as …

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Increased siltation raises Kashmir flood threat

A Kashmiri man near a Budgam forest shows the degradation caused to forests over the past few decades [image by: Athar Parvaiz]

Kashmir’s deforested hills have been the prime cause of the heavy siltation of its water bodies. This is now being …

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Life in waterlogged cities

A boy swims as he was crossing the floded area caused by Sirisiya River in Ramghaduwa , Parsa District , Nepal

Mumbai’s streets turned to rivers last week as five inches of rain fell on the city in one day. Public …

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What’s causing so many changes to India’s monsoons?

Woman holds a goat while sitting on a raft at the flood affected in Jakhalabandha area on August 13, 2017. Photo by Biju Boro

By Raghu Murtugudde For the third year in a row, India’s monsoon season has produced floods in the northwest and …

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Flood fury in Bihar : Over one crore people affected and death toll reaches 153

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With floods claiming 34 more lives Bihar in the last 24 hours, the death toll in the state rose to …

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Rs 2000 crore for flood-hit North East states announced by PM Modi

Picture Credit : The Hindu

Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his short visit to Assam reviewed the flood situation in north-eastern states at a series …

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi to visit Assam on August 1 to review flood damage

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Assam on August 1 to review the flood situation in the state. This was …

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Kaziranga National Park inundated, animals being shifted to safe spots

Picture Courtesy : The Financial Express

Incessant rain in Assam has left large parts of Kaziranaga National Park submerged in water. According to a forest official, …

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