Assam Floods
Opinion  /  Published 13.08.20

Sight, oversight: Assam floods 2020

The prime minister, Narendra Modi, presided over a virtual “flood meeting” on August 10. He released 386 crore rupees for relief in Assam, where the deluge is an annual calamity that affec...
By Sudipta Bhattacharjee in

Photos  /  Published 03.08.20

Rescued rhinos thrive

By AP in

Opinion  /  Published 30.07.20

Too soon

Sir — The government is considering the reopening of gymnasiums — they have been shut since March — in the next phase of emerging from the lockdown. Even if there are strict restrict...
By The Telegraph in

Opinion  /  Published 29.07.20

Deep water: Recent floods in India

The devil often lies in the details. A recent report by Unicef on floods in India bears testimony to this adage. Unicef has found that out of six million people adversely affected by the torrential ra...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 21.07.20

Assam floods: UN says it stands ready to support Indian government

The United Nations stands ready to support the government of India if required as devastating floods in Assam have displaced lakhs and killed more than 100 people, a spokesperson for the UN Secretary ...
By PTI in United Nations

North East  /  Published 20.07.20

Assam: PM assures help on flood

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the Centre was keeping a “close watch” on the ongoing flood, erosion, Covid-19 and the May 27 Baghjan gas well blowout crises. Modi assured all...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

India  /  Published 19.07.20

Pilot asks people to extend support to flood-hit Assam, Bihar

Former Rajasthan deputy chief minister Sachin Pilot has appealed to the people of the country to extend support to those affected by floods in Assam and Bihar. Pilot's appeal comes amid the ragin...
By PTI in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 19.07.20

Support builds for flood-hit Assam

A day after England’s Premier League club Arsenal FC expressed solidarity with the people of flood affected Assam in northeastern India, its London rival Chelsea FC also took to social media to ...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 18.07.20

Gowda Assam flood aid appeal to Modi

A “deeply disturbed”  former Prime Minister H.D. Deve Gowda on Friday appealed to the Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Centre to pay urgent attention to flood-hit Assam and offer ...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

Photos  /  Published 05.07.20

Not so magical monsoon

By Agencies in New Delhi


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