floods

Nature's wrath brings mental woes

Nature's wrath brings mental woes

Washington: Extreme weather events may have a negative impact on the mental well-being of people. Those whose homes are damaged by storms...Read More

In Pics: Heavy rains lash Mumbai, scenes from the city

In Pics: Heavy rains lash Mumbai, scenes from the city

Mumbai: At least 15 locations in Mumbai received in excess of 20 cm and 30 cm of rainfall within 24 hours on September 4, as recorded by ...Read More

Worrisome Wednesday at police control room during floods

Worrisome Wednesday at police control room during floods

The staff was kept on their toes all through the day and late into the night. Officials at the control room, in the Mumbai police commiss...Read More

Rahul Gandhi seeks help for his constituency Wayanad

Rahul Gandhi seeks help for his constituency Wayanad

New Delhi: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has written to union tribal affairs minister Arjun Munda, seeking help for the tribal population ...Read More

High-level committee formed for dam management between Maharashtra and Karnataka

High-level committee formed for dam management between Maharashtra and Karnataka

This committee will ensure dam management and plan to avoid a recurrence of catastrophic floods for both the neighbouring states.

Gujarat: 52 crocodiles rescued in Vadodara after floods

Gujarat: 52 crocodiles rescued in Vadodara after floods

Vadodara: Forest Department officials along with wildlife activists have rescued 52 crocodiles from Vadodara district which was recently ...Read More

Floods: Celebrities, banks donate to CM Fadnavis Relief Fund

Floods: Celebrities, banks donate to CM Fadnavis Relief Fund

Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar on Tuesday donated Rs11 lakh while superstar Aamir Khan contributed Rs25 lakh for the flood relief.

3 Die After Helicopter Carrying Flood Relief Material Crashes In Uttarakhand

3 Die After Helicopter Carrying Flood Relief Material Crashes In Uttarakhand

Three people died who were on-board a helicopter that was carrying relief material to flood-affected areas, after it crashed in Uttarkash...Read More

Floods 'drown' BJP's euphoria on returning to power in Karnataka

Floods 'drown' BJP's euphoria on returning to power in Karnataka

Within a week of the ruling party's strongman B.S. Yediyurappa becoming chief minister for the fourth time on July 26

2005 floods are no more benchmark, need new measures: Sharad Pawar

2005 floods are no more benchmark, need new measures: Sharad Pawar

“I remember announcing the construction of one lakh houses that were destroyed in the devastating earthquake which occurred in Latur in 1...Read More

Maharashtra floods a man-made disaster: Prakash Ambedkar

Maharashtra floods a man-made disaster: Prakash Ambedkar

The disaster coincided with dam waters overflowing with the Koyna and Almatti dams filled at 100 per cent and the others, Ujani, Khadakva...Read More

Kolhapur: Floods death toll reaches 43

Kolhapur: Floods death toll reaches 43

Three bodies were found on Monday, taking the total toll in western Maharashtra floods to 43

MNS chief Raj Thackeray seeks deferment of Maha polls to 2020 due to floods

MNS chief Raj Thackeray seeks deferment of Maha polls to 2020 due to floods

Sought deferment of the upcoming Assembly polls, due in September-October, to the next year citing the large scale devastation caused by ...Read More

Floods wreak havoc in Sangli, Kolhapur

Floods wreak havoc in Sangli, Kolhapur

Over 2.85 lakh displaced in Western Maharashtra

Congress alleged on Thursday that the BJP-led Maharashtra government failed to respond swiftly to the floods

Congress alleged on Thursday that the BJP-led Maharashtra government failed to respond swiftly to the floods

The Army should be called in for rescue operations and the Centre should immediately release Rs 4,000 crore to tackle the aftermath of th...Read More

Karnataka: 90 people evacuated in Kodagu district after floods

Karnataka: 90 people evacuated in Kodagu district after floods

The rescue effort was done by teams of National and State Disaster Relief Forces

In Pics: Floods wreak havoc in Maharashtra, Karnataka

In Pics: Floods wreak havoc in Maharashtra, Karnataka

Five teams of NDRF airlifted to Pune in Maharashtra, a total of 1,32,360 people from 28,397 families have been evacuated from Pune, Satar...Read More

IMA calls off nationwide strike against NMC Bill due to Kashmir situation, floods

IMA calls off nationwide strike against NMC Bill due to Kashmir situation, floods

New Delhi: In view of the prevailing situation in Kashmir as well as some parts of the country being hit by floods and the demise of form...Read More

Stock up on milk, floods hit western Maharashtra

Stock up on milk, floods hit western Maharashtra

Almost all of the 65 lakh pouches of milk that is supplied to Mumbai comes from dairy cooperatives located in Western Maharashtra

Floods in Sangli, Krishna river touches 36 feet

Floods in Sangli, Krishna river touches 36 feet

Since last three days, Sangli city has been lashed with heavy rains which has led to a flood situation along the banks of the river.

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