floods

Siddaramaiah slams Amit Shah over flood relief funds, Mangaluru firing

Siddaramaiah also questioned Shah over flood relief.

published on : 19th January 2020

Fund infrastructure for flood-hit schools, minister appeals to corporates  

The suggestions put forward by CSR representatives included a reporting mechanism that would update them on how their projects are doing after they have taken off.

published on : 18th January 2020

India hit by more ‘severe weather events’ in 2019, says study

A total of 85 hail events and 80 squall events were recorded over the country in 2019.

published on : 17th January 2020

'Everything is lost': Life on the edge of the Brahmaputra

Villagers began to leave in the mid-20th century but recently it has become an exodus -- some 10,000 families have been displaced in the past 12 years, according to local officials. 

published on : 13th January 2020

Kodiyeri slams Centre for excluding Kerala from flood relief fund

In 2019, the state faced a similar situation as landslips hit Malabar region.

published on : 11th January 2020

Karnataka to get extra Rs 1,869 crore for flood aid, clarifies BS Yediyurappa

Putting an end to all queries, Yediyurappa said the fresh release of funds only amounted to Rs 669 crore as against Rs 3,070 crore as claimed earlier.

published on : 11th January 2020

FCI sends state Rs 205 crore rice bill for flood relief

The FCI communicated to the KSDMA on Monday through a mail stating that it had distributed 89,000 tonnes of rice in the state when the state was reeling under the flood.

published on : 8th January 2020

Rs 961 crore allotted to repair roads damaged in flood

Roads under local self-govt dept, spanning 11,800 km, will be rebuilt with the fund

published on : 8th January 2020

Centre’s flood relief funds may not be enough, but more expected: CM

Yediyurappa, however, was quick to add that more funds are expected to come in, in instalments.

published on : 8th January 2020

Rs 669 cr more central aid to flood-hit Karnataka

The Union government gave the southern state Rs 1,200 crore as interim relief fund in early October as a contingency to provide financial help to the flood-hit people.

published on : 8th January 2020

More flood aid, but short of Karnataka’s need

The Centre on Monday approved additional assistance to seven states battered by floods and Karnataka is to get the lion’s share.

published on : 7th January 2020

Tax relief for Karnataka flood victims this year  

Some cheering news for flood victims.

published on : 7th January 2020

Thousands in shelters as Indonesia flood death toll hits 60

Monsoon rains and rising rivers submerged a dozen districts in greater Jakarta and caused landslides in the Bogor and Depok districts on the city's outskirts.

published on : 4th January 2020

PM Modi promised to consider Karnataka’s requests, says BSY

A day after his open request to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for central assistance towards flood relief went unanswered, Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa was in damage-control mode on Friday.

published on : 4th January 2020

Indonesia flood rescuers hunt for missing after 43 killed

Some 400,000 residents have been evacuated to temporary shelters with many unable to return to their waterlogged homes, according to authorities.

published on : 3rd January 2020
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