Flash Floods
World  /  Published 05.09.21

Ida: Indian-origin persons dead in flood

At least two Indian-origin persons have been killed in the US state of New Jersey after they were swept away by flash floods caused by Hurricane Ida, according to a media report on Sunday. Hurricane ...
By PTI in New York

West Bengal  /  Published 27.08.21

Flash floods in Jalpaiguri block

Heavy monsoon downpour led to flash floods in Nagrakata block of Jalpaiguri district on Thursday, snapping connectivity between the block headquarters and a number of villages. Sukhani, a stream flow...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

World  /  Published 30.07.21

Afghan flood toll 150

Flash floods killed 150 people in a remote area in Afghanistan’s mountainous northeastern Nuristan province controlled by the Taliban, a spokesman for the insurgents said Thursday. The provincia...
By AP in Kabul

India  /  Published 28.07.21

J&K: 5 killed in cloudburst

Five bodies were recovered on Wednesday after some houses were swept away by flash floods triggered by a cloudburst in a remote village in Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir, a senior official sai...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Jammu

World  /  Published 19.07.21

Europe flood toll rises to 183

Flash floods hit southern Germany on Sunday, killing at least one person and adding to the flooding devastation that has claimed the lives of more than 180 people in Europe in recent days. The Bercht...
By Reuters in Frankfurt


India  /  Published 12.07.21

HP cloudburst: Centre, HP govt working in sync

As a cloudburst in Dharamshala triggered a flash flood in Himachal Pradesh Union minister Anurag Thakur Monday announced that the Centre and the Himachal Pradesh government are working together to dea...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 11.06.21

Monsoon hits Odisha, imminent flood threat

The southwest monsoon has finally hit Odisha with several districts such as Malkangiri, Koraput, Nabarangpur. Kalahandi, Naygarh, Khurda and Puri witnessing moderate to heavy rainfall on Thursday. He...
By Our Correspondent in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 28.05.21

Cyclone Yaas-tied Odisha flash floods

By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

World  /  Published 11.03.21

Emergency in Hawaii after floods

Hawaii governor David Ige declared an emergency in the US state after heavy rains brought floods, landslides and fear of dam failures, and authorities ordered the evacuation of several thousand people...
By Reuters in New York

India  /  Published 15.02.21

5 bodies found in tunnel, toll 50

Rescue teams on Sunday recovered 12 more bodies, including five brought out from the sludge-choked Tapovan power project tunnel where about 30 people were feared trapped after the flash flood in Chamo...
By PTI in Dehradun


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