Flood Relief
World  /  Published 22.12.21

Typhoon-hit areas plead for food

Philippine officials and residents of areas that bore the brunt of Typhoon Rai pleaded for food, water, and shelter on Tuesday as damaged roads, flooding, and severed power and communication lines hit...
By Reuters in Manila

West Bengal  /  Published 28.09.21

Flood aid theft slur on 3 TMC rural leaders

The block development officer of Harishchandrapur-I block of Malda has filed police complaints against the head of the local panchayat samiti and two of its members for siphoning funds allotted for th...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda

West Bengal  /  Published 11.08.21

Mamata lines up team for flood funds

Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday said senior Bengal ministers and Trinamul Congress MPs would seek an appointment with Union irrigation minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat to demand funds for the implementati...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

West Bengal  /  Published 07.08.21

Flood finger at missing funds in Bengal

The Narendra Modi government’s “refusal” to grant a promised sum to implement the Ghatal master plan — a full-fledged anti-flood plan drawn up by the state government — i...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Ghatal

India  /  Published 28.07.21

Maha floods: BJP MLAs donate salaries

  BJP legislators in Maharashtra will donate a month's salary to the Chief Minister's Relief Fund (CMRF) for relief and rehabilitation of flood and rain-affected people in the state, par...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Mumbai


World  /  Published 22.07.21

China floods: 33 dead, 8 missing

The death toll in central China's unprecedented flash floods triggered after the heaviest rainfall in 1,000 years has reached 33 with eight people missing, while officials raced to evacuate patien...
By PTI, Our Bureau in Beijing

Opinion  /  Published 18.07.21

Prasad and his reshuffle shock

It appears that the days when southern film personalities commanded influence over politics are over. Rajinikanth trashed his political ambitions and dissolved his Rajini Makkal Mandram just when his ...
By Delhi Diaries

West Bengal  /  Published 28.05.21

PM promises Rs 500cr for Bengal and Jharkhand

Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee met Prime Minister Narendra Modi briefly at Kalaikunda Air Base in West Midnapore on Thursday to hand over a preliminary report of the damages...
By Arnab Ganguly in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 05.10.20

Rivers swell, flood several Malda blocks

Areas under Mahanandapur gram panchayat in Chanchal-I block have been flooded by the Mahananda. Nearly 200 families are affected, said administrative sources. Also, nearly 500 families in two neighbou...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda

North East  /  Published 24.08.19

Flood-study team to assess funds quantum

Inter-ministerial teams from the Centre will conduct on-the-spot assessments in all the flood-affected states of the country for recommending allocations for additional funds.After a high-level meetin...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong


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