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Harvard University to study impact of Kerala floods

Interestingly, the team that will carry out the said study will also have the presence of IAS officer Sriram Venkitaraman, who had taken a sabbatical and had joined the varsity.

published on : 16th January 2019

Kerala's microfinance industry getting back on track after floods

When the floods struck, the microfinance sector in Kerala stood at about Rs 210 crore and had a little over 1,20,000 borrowers.

published on : 14th January 2019

Southern Railway refunds Rs 7.68 crore to victims of Kerala floods

Some of the passengers had lost their belongings, including personal identification cards and rail travel tickets, the release said.

published on : 7th January 2019

Kerala calamity cess gets GST ministerial panel's nod; MSME tax relief goes to Council

Kerala's request to levy an additional 1 per cent calamity cess to fund the rehabilitation work in the state battered by floods has been approved.

published on : 7th January 2019

Kerala floods: 6,594 families given aid for house reconstruction

An amount of Rs 95,100 is given as the first instalment in high ranges while in the plains it is Rs 1.01 lakh. Of the total Rs 4 lakh, the remaining amount will be given in two instalments.

published on : 6th January 2019

Over 900 tonnes of flood relief goods reach state 

 Over 900 tonnes of goods for flood relief operations have reached Kerala through various ports, availing of duty exemption granted by the Central Government since August 21.

published on : 4th January 2019

Kerala stares at harsh summer; situation in 5 districts critical

According to scientists, the groundwater level has depleted critically in five districts and if the summer rain fails to shower blessings, the state in all likelihood is set to face acute water shorta

published on : 2nd January 2019

Dog tales 2018: A devotee, a clairvoyant and that goat mom

We end the year on an uplifting note with a compilation of canines that offered more than just friendship

published on : 31st December 2018

A flashback: Floods, sex abuse in Church rocked Kerala in 2018

Monsoon in Kerala has been always magic. But in 2018, the monsoon between June 1 and August 18 wrought havoc in the state bringing lives of 5.4 million people to a standstill. 

published on : 29th December 2018

Printing industry still battling to overcome Kerala flood havoc

Sanu P Chelappan, KPA member, said around 200 printing units were affected in the flood. Direct losses was around 150 crore.

published on : 27th December 2018

Natural Disasters of 2018

Below are some of the key disasters which rocked the world this year.

published on : 25th December 2018

Good Samaritans come to the aid of flood-affected government schools in Kerala's Paravur

In the forefront of the effort to revive them was the Deepalaya Trust in Delhi which lost no time in identifying the devastated schools and offering its help.

published on : 25th December 2018

The perfect Christmas gift: Techies turn Santa for Kerala fishermen

In all, 20 boats were refurbished and handed over to the fishermen by the Group of Technology Companies (GTech) and Natana, the cultural organisation of techies.

published on : 25th December 2018

Manchester United unveils documentary-style video on Kerala floods

These groups were able to help more than 30,000 families during the rescue and recovery efforts. 

published on : 22nd December 2018

Post-flood housing work will be completed by March: Pinarayi Vijayan

The CM said centralised waste treatment plants were the need of the hour. People should be taken into confidence that the new plants will not create issues and produce power.

published on : 20th December 2018
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