Flash Floods
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

North East  /  Published 26.04.19

Villagers prove self-help is best help

Realising that self-help is the best help, villagers of Kongkul, Old Borguli and New Borguli in East Siang district of Arunachal Pradesh have taken up the Herculean task of river control by indigenous...
By Maksam Tayeng in Pasighat


North East  /  Published 05.05.19

8 villages, crops under water in lower Assam

More than 3,000 bighas of land under paddy cultivation and eight villages were affected in flash floods after two days of heavy rainfall induced by Cyclone Fani in lower Assam’s Boko constituency on...
By Kulendu Kalita in Boko

North East  /  Published 03.08.19

Flash floods hit Lumding

Rainwater flowing down from the hills of Dima Hasao district and heavy showers in the wee hours of Saturday caused flash floods at Lumding in central Assam’s Hojai district though the overall flood ...
By TT Bureau in Guwahati


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