Kerala flood

Amid Kerala flood relief efforts, two die with threat of dehydration, starvation at Divine Retreat centre in Chalakkudy

Even though the rescue requests have been around from Friday itself, the people are yet to receive any assistance.

published on : 18th August 2018

Kerala Flood: Beware of fake forwards on Whatsapp, avoid panic

Be careful about what you ‘like’ and what you forward.

published on : 18th August 2018

Social media, a helping hand for ‘#keralafloods’

For the past three days, ‘Facebook live’ posts and WhatsApp helpline messages are flooding the social media to track down people stranded on the upper floors of houses in districts like Pathanamthitta

published on : 18th August 2018

Kerala floods HIGHLIGHTS: CM Pinarayi Vijayan says 33 lives lost on Saturday; death toll rises to 357

Torrential rains, overflowing rivers and a series of landslides have resulted in the death of over 150 people in the state in three days.

published on : 17th August 2018

Chalakudy town flooded

The water flow into the Poringalkuthu reservoir in Kerala from the Parambikulam and  TN Sholayar dams resulted in the Chalakudy river overflowing and the town flooding.

published on : 17th August 2018

Supreme Court agrees to hear plea on Mullaperiyar dam, says Kerala flood situation grave

The plea seeks a decision on disaster management steps in the background of the floods, confusion between Kerala and TN Chief Ministers as water in the Mullaperiyar Dam has crossed 142-ft threshold.

published on : 16th August 2018

Let's do our bit: Actors, administration join hands for Kerala flood relief operations

Actors appeal to public to contribute cloths and other materials at the sports centre. They also inform that Anbodu Kochi will not accept cash donations and more importantly- used clothes.

published on : 14th August 2018

Flood situation grave in Kerala, says CM Pinarayi Vijayan; toll rises to 22

Most of the deaths have been reported from Idukki district (11), followed by Malappuram (6), Kozhikode (2) and Wayanad (1), Ernakulam (2) in the last 24 hours.

published on : 9th August 2018

Water level rises in Idukki dam, panic grips the people residing downstream

The rising water level in the Idukki dam (it was 2,394.36 feet on Sunday) has triggered fear among the people in the downstream areas.

published on : 30th July 2018

With rising water levels, Kerala's Idukki dam to open after 25 years

The KSEB is monitoring the situation and has worked out the modalities of opening the shutters before the water level reaches 2400 ft.

published on : 29th July 2018

Kerala floods: Kainakiri remains submerged; residents struggle

Nearly three lakh people in the Kuttanad region are struggling to keep their nose above water. Literally.

published on : 23rd July 2018

90% Kharif crops flooded in Kerala’s rice bowl

The paddy production in the state is expected to diminish by 50,000 tonnes in the coming harvesting season.

published on : 22nd July 2018

Constituencies in Kerala flooded: Where are the MLAs?

With several places witnessing the worst floods in two decades, Express does a reality check on the presence of people’s representatives in affected areas.

published on : 21st July 2018
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