India  /  Published 28.11.21

Chennai: School, colleges closed

Amid continuing monsoon rains, residents of Chennai and suburbs are grappling with inundation, with many roads and subways being closed for traffic, while surplus water continued to be released from r...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Chennai

India  /  Published 21.11.21

Tirupati: 500-year-old reservoir cracks

The Chittoor district administration in Andhra Pradesh on Sunday evening issued public warnings asking people of 16 villages to immediately vacate as some minor openings were developed on the tank bun...
By Our Bureau, PTI

India  /  Published 07.11.21

Expedite relief work: Stalin on Chennai rains

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M K Stalin on Sunday directed officials to expedite rescue and relief work in the wake of heavy rainfall in Chennai and several parts of the state during the last 24 hours. A...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Chennai

India  /  Published 07.11.21

Flood alert sounded in Chennai

Heavy rains lashed Chennai and its suburban areas overnight leading to all round water-logging and authorities on Sunday sounded a preliminary flood alert to people as three city reservoirs were opene...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Chennai

West Bengal  /  Published 28.10.21

Flood cloud on school opening

Administrators of several schools in parts of East Midnapore are unsure of how to implement the Bengal government’s plan to reopen schools in mid-November as many school buildings are still wate...
By Anshuman Phadikar in Tamluk(EastMidnapore)


World  /  Published 21.10.21

Nepal: Rains trigger floods

The death toll from flooding and landslides triggered by heavy rains in Nepal climbed to 88 on Thursday after 11 more fatalities were reported from various parts of the country, officials said. Thirt...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Kathmandu

North East  /  Published 21.10.21

Assam flood funds plea to central team

The Assam government on Wednesday urged a central team visiting various districts of the state for on-spot assessment of damages caused by flood and landslides this year to release funds for repair an...

News  /  Published 18.10.21

Rain alert, civic bodies in Kolkata, suburbs brace for flooding

The civic authorities in Kolkata and adjoining areas are bracing for another phase of waterlogging following the heavy rain alert for Monday and Tuesday.  The Kolkata Municipal Corporation is pr...
By Our Bureau in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 06.10.21

Two bodies found in Hooghly

Bodies of a school girl and a 50-year-old man, who had gone missing in flood waters in Hooghly district, were found on Tuesday morning. Disha Maity, 14, a Class VII student, had slipped into a canal ...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

Opinion  /  Published 05.10.21

Drowned: DVC in focus

Semantics can be illuminating. Bengal’s chief minister has described the devastation caused by floods in several districts in the southern part of the state — Bankura, Birbhum, Hooghly, We...
By The Editorial Board


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