Flash Floods
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

India  /  Published 08.02.21

What is glacial lake outburst?

By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi


India  /  Published 07.02.21

PM okays Rs 2 lakh for kin of dead

The sudden flood in the middle of the day in the Dhauli Ganga, Rishi Ganga and Alaknanda rivers - all intricately linked tributaries of the Ganga - triggered widespread panic and large-scale devastati...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in New Delhi

India  /  Published 07.02.21

U’khand: Prez, leaders condole disaster

President Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday said he was deeply worried about the massive glacier burst at Joshimath in Uttarakhand's Chamoli district and prayed for the wellbeing and safety of people. In...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

India  /  Published 07.02.21

7 dead, 125 missing in U'khand glacier burst

Roads and bridges damaged One motorable road and four suspension bridges connecting 7-8 villages in the area with the district headquarters have also been washed away by the avalanche. The disconnec...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Dehradun

North East  /  Published 15.04.20

Bid to tackle Guwahati flash floods

A joint effort has been launched to sanitise the city streets and clean the drains to avoid flash floods, which might be a hindrance in the fight against Covid-19. Government bodies like the water res...
By Sanjana Bordoloi in Guwahati

World  /  Published 26.10.18

20 killed in Jordan floods, most of them kids

The death toll from flash floods near Jordan’s shore of the Dead Sea rose to 20 on Friday, in what Civil Defense officials said was one of the deadliest incidents in the kingdom involving schoolchil...
By TT Bureau in Dead Sea


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