Rains

Delhi CM Kejriwal urges people to avoid visiting river banks after Yamuna water-level rises

As per the state government's estimation, the flood-like situation may affect 36,746 people in the capital city.

published on : 14th August 2022

Stuck for a week, two shepherds, sheep rescued from Koppal islet

Their precious sheep and goats too were rescued by the team.

published on : 13th August 2022

Current Omicron strains are 20-30% more infectious, says NTAGI's Dr NK Arora

"These sub-variants are BA.4, BA.5, BA.2.75, BA.2.38, however, any surge in hospitalization or any disease severity has not been observed so far," said Dr Arora.

published on : 12th August 2022

Heavy rain, landslides and flash floods strike MP, Himachal, Uttarakhand  

At least seven persons, including a toddler girl, were swept away in flooded rivers and nullahs in the Indore and Betul districts of Madhya Pradesh over the last 24 hours.

published on : 12th August 2022

Ten gates of Hirakud dam thrown open

The authorities of Hirakud dam reservoir on Thursday released floodwater through 10 sluice gates following incessant rainfall on the upstream.

published on : 12th August 2022

River-crossing hurdle to go to school in Andhra Pradesh

People of these villages have been waiting for the past three decades to get a bridge across the river to go to their mandal headquarters, Saluru.

published on : 12th August 2022

Announcing holiday for schools was right at the time: IAS Renu Raj

The start to Renu Raj’s stint as the second woman collector of Ernakulam district has hardly been the kind she expected.

published on : 11th August 2022

Bridge over Jonk river caves in, 25,000 affected

The Minister further said Nuapada will get four bridges under the Biju Setu Yojana this year.

published on : 11th August 2022

Cauvery in spate, tourism takes hit

Residents of Hogenakkal who make a living out of tourism are severely affected as Cauvery river is in spate for close to a month.

published on : 11th August 2022

Rain havoc in Odisha, two killed

Several villages flooded in Kosagumuda block

published on : 11th August 2022

Mullaperiyar, Banasursagar dams still releasing water, isolated heavy rains predicted in Kerala

Water in the Periyar river basin was rising at certain areas and falling or holding steady in others in the morning, officials said.

published on : 10th August 2022

River Godavari crosses first danger level in Andhra Pradesh, five districts face flood threat

One team each of NDRF and SDRF have been stationed on Alluri Sitarama Raju district for rescue operations.

published on : 10th August 2022

KSEB opens four floodgates of Edamalayar dam

The KSEB opened four spillway shutters of the Edamalayar dam at 11 am on Tuesday as the water level in the dam crossed the upper rule curve level.

published on : 10th August 2022

Idukki rains: Moosa stands mute witness to gushing waters that flooded his dream house

He kept on staring at the house, which was built using his lifetime savings on the banks of Periyar, from outside, despite the local body authorities demanding him to move to a safe location.

published on : 10th August 2022

Kerala wants panel to keep water level in Mullaperiyar dam low in August

Dam receiving heavy inflow, water level rises to 139.55ft against rule curve level of 137.5ft

published on : 10th August 2022

Light to moderate rains likely in coastal districts of Andhra

The highest rainfall of 6 cm was reported in Palasa of Srikakulam district followed by 5 cm of rain in Pathapatnam, Ichapuram of the same district.

published on : 10th August 2022

First flood alert sounded at Bhadrachalam in Telangana

Godavari water level expected to reach 55 feet by Tuesday night: District Collector

published on : 10th August 2022

Two more grain shipments leave Ukraine

It said that one of the ships, the Rahmi Yaggi, was bound for Turkey with 5,300 tons of products, while the Ocean Lion was carrying some 65,000 tons of corn to South Korea.

published on : 9th August 2022

Crack appears in side wall of Kumurambheem project in Telangana

Irrigation officials are maintaining low water levels to prevent the side wall from caving in as people living in villages situated downstream of the project would, otherwise,  be in peril.

published on : 9th August 2022

WATCH | 14 cars swept away, 50 picnickers rush to safety after sudden surge in Khargone river water

After being alerted, police reached the spot and pulled out 10 cars and SUVs with the help of tractors of local villagers.

published on : 8th August 2022
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