Kerala Rains

Kerala: With rising water levels of Pampa river, Sabarimala pilgrimage suspended for a day

The Pampa river is swollen and there is heavy flow in the river at Triveni where the devotees cross the river to trek the Sabarimala hills and offer prayers at the Lord Ayyappa temple.

published on : 20th November 2021

Ensure there are no complaints from those in relief camps: CM Pinarayi Vijayan

1,974 people from 589 families shifted to 66 relief camps , Monitoring stepped up in dams 

published on : 15th November 2021

Heavy rains: Shutters of Cheruthoni dam of Kerala's Idukki reservoir opened again

The decision to open the dam shutters was taken after the dam level neared the red alert level of 2399 ft against the full reservoir level of 2403 ft on Sunday.

published on : 14th November 2021

Heavy rains lash Kerala, red alert declared in Ernakulam, Idukki, Thrissur by IMD

The water level of the Idukki reservoir at 10.00 AM was at 2398.80 feet, close to the red alert mark of 2399.03 feet.

published on : 14th November 2021

Part of Maruthathoor bridge collapses as rains continue to wreak havoc in Thiruvananthapuram

District collector Navjot Khosa has asked people living near rivers and streams to shift to a safe place immediately.

published on : 13th November 2021

Climate change: Time for some unpleasant truths

While the vulnerable sections experience the tragic consequences of climate change, the politically and economically powerful ostriches still pretend everything is fine.

published on : 27th October 2021

Rain to gain strength, yellow alert in 11 Kerala districts for October 25

Orange alert (heavy to very heavy rain) has been issued for Tuesday in Kollam, Pathnamthitta, Kottayam and Idukki districts.

published on : 25th October 2021

Colleges to be fully active in Kerala from October 25

Offline classes for all courses were scheduled to resume last Monday, but the state government deferred it due to adverse weather conditions.

published on : 25th October 2021

Orange alert for two districts of Kerala issued

The weatherman issued an orange alert for the districts of Ernakulam and the hilly Idukki in Kerala for the day, indicating heavy rainfall.

published on : 23rd October 2021

Despite repeated natural calamities during monsoon, Kerala yet to set up flood warning system

Though enough studies hint that Kerala will face annual natural calamities during the monsoon, the state is still dragging its feet in developing an integrated system to generate flood warnings

published on : 22nd October 2021

Flood tears down Koottikkal panchayat

Dozens of landslides occur in Kottayam district’s eastern high ranges, destroying houses and cutting off road access to several areas

published on : 21st October 2021

Southwest Monsoon in Kerala to withdraw on October 26, Northeast Monsoon to set in on same day

Though Kerala received widespread rainfall, there was a 16 percent deficit in the Southwest Monsoon. However, the state received copious rains from October 1 to 20 which helped overcome the deficit.

published on : 20th October 2021

Rains batter Uttarakhand as 42 more die, Uttar Pradesh sees four fatalities; Kerala dams open gates

Of the 42 fresh deaths, 28 people were killed in Nainital district, six each in Almora and Champawat and one each in Pithoragarh and Udham Singh Nagar districts.

published on : 20th October 2021

Experts explain what is causing heavy rains that killed dozens in Uttarakhand, Kerala over few days

Climate experts also warn the intensity of rains in Kerala and Uttarakhand is alarming and must draw immediate attention towards climate emergency.

published on : 19th October 2021

Kerala rains: Farmers count losses

Flooding of fields after Vellayani lake breached its banks destroyed crops like plantains, vegetables and paddy , Farmers and officials blame inadequate height  of the bund for this yearly occurrence 

published on : 19th October 2021
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