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India  /  Published 01.07.22

Floodwaters cripple life in Bihar

Flood fury hit Bihar on Thursday with major flood bringing rivers spilling over following heavy rains in neighbouring Nepal, affecting several districts and endangering many. The floodwaters combined...
By Dev Raj in Patna

North East  /  Published 30.06.22

5 civilians, 13 soldiers rescued: Army

The Army on Thursday said 13 soldiers of the Territorial Army and five civilians have so far been rescued from the landslide-hit railway construction site in Manipur's Noney district. At least ei...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 23.06.22

Assam floods: Death toll rises to 12

The flood situation in Assam remained grim on Thursday with over 54.5 lakh people still affected and 12 fresh deaths reported, officials said. The toll due to the flood since mid-May is now 101, they...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 22.06.22

Silchar under water, NDRF teams flown in

Silchar has now joined Guwahati, Haflong, Barpeta, Nalbari and Pathsala that have been hit by flood. The flood in Silchar will further hamper supply of essentials to Manipur, Mizoram and Tripura. Alr...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 20.06.22

Assam flood situation critical

With the flood situation in Assam remaining critical on Monday and affecting a population of nearly 43 lakh in 33 of its 35 districts, Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma directed air dropping of food ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Guwahati


North East  /  Published 18.06.22

Tripura: Over 2,000 displaced

More than 2,000 people have been displaced due to flooding in Sadar subdivision of West Tripura district triggered by torrential rain, officials said on Saturday. They have taken shelter in 20 relief...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Agartala

Opinion  /  Published 17.06.22

Letters to the editor: Time to ponder over how we grow and consume food

Old methods   Sir — The overuse of antibiotics in animals raised for consumption has made it difficult to maintain a healthy diet. But a farmer in Thailand and academics at the Chiang Ma...
By The Telegraph

India  /  Published 16.06.22

Boy trapped in borewell saved after 100 hours

An 11-year-old boy, who fell into a borewell on Friday, was rescued late Tuesday night following multi-agency efforts for over 100 hours. The incident took place in Pihrid village in Malkharoda develo...
By PTI in Janjgir

North East  /  Published 15.06.22

4 killed in Guwahati landslides

The state capital was hit by landslides and flash flood triggered by rains, leaving four dead and one injured on Tuesday and prompting the district administration to ask people not to “venture o...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 21.05.22

Assam to seek flood-relief help

Flood-hit Assam is mulling augmenting its disaster response forces from neighbouring states in case the situation worsens even as an ISRO team is carrying out rapid damage assessment in Dima Hasao dis...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati


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