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Kerala floods: IAF provides medical assistance to nearly 2500 patients across relief camps - Watch

Kerala floods: IAF provides medical assistance to nearly 2500 patients across relief camps - Watch

The over 2-minute clip has been shared by IAF on their official Twitter handle.

Aug 25, 2018, 12:22 PM IST
Kerala floods: UAE financial aid news came from leaders of both countries, says CM Pinarayi Vijayan

Kerala floods: UAE financial aid news came from leaders of both countries, says CM Pinarayi Vijayan

"Both these rulers themselves intimated this to the world. The issue now is whether to accept or not. My view is it should be accepted," he said.

Aug 24, 2018, 21:39 PM IST
Rs 10,000 will be transferred to bank accounts of people in relief camps, announces Kerala CM Pinayari Vijayan

Rs 10,000 will be transferred to bank accounts of people in relief camps, announces Kerala CM Pinayari Vijayan

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Friday announced that an amount of Rs 10,000 will be transferred to the bank accounts of every person in the relief camps in the state. These include those

Aug 24, 2018, 20:46 PM IST
SC orders Tamil Nadu to maintain water level in Mullaperiyar Dam after Kerala blames it for floods

SC orders Tamil Nadu to maintain water level in Mullaperiyar Dam after Kerala blames it for floods

The development comes a day after Kerala government held Tamil Nadu responsible for the Kerala flood.

Aug 24, 2018, 12:52 PM IST
Army will help in restoration work in Kodagu: Nirmala Sitharaman

Army will help in restoration work in Kodagu: Nirmala Sitharaman

Heavy showers and floods battered the Kodagu in the last 10 days with many people stranded in remote villages across the district. 

Aug 24, 2018, 11:37 AM IST
Kerala bishop falls to death from moving train

Kerala bishop falls to death from moving train

Even though he heads the Chengannur diocese of the Kottayam-based church, he has a few educational institutions in Gujarat.

Aug 24, 2018, 10:36 AM IST
Water released from Tamil Nadu's Mullaperiyar Dam responsible for flood: Kerala government to Supreme Court

Water released from Tamil Nadu's Mullaperiyar Dam responsible for flood: Kerala government to Supreme Court

Kerala on Tuesday told the apex court that the sudden release of water from the Mullaperiyar Dam by the Tamil Nadu government was one of the reasons for the devastating deluge in the state.

Aug 24, 2018, 06:16 AM IST
Kerala floods: Centre assures more funds; says Rs 600 crore only advance assistance

Kerala floods: Centre assures more funds; says Rs 600 crore only advance assistance

"It is clarified that Rs 600 crore released by Centre is the advance assistance only. Additional funds would be released from NDRF on assessment of the damages as per laid down procedure," the

Aug 23, 2018, 21:05 PM IST
Pakistan PM Imran Khan expresses grief at Kerala floods, offers humanitarian assistance

Pakistan PM Imran Khan expresses grief at Kerala floods, offers humanitarian assistance

The devastating deluge in Kerala has left over 300 dead in a fortnight and has displaced nearly 14 lakh people.

Aug 23, 2018, 20:31 PM IST
Rainwater subsides in Kerala but people's misery continues

Rainwater subsides in Kerala but people's misery continues

Over 300 people lost their lives in Kerala and thousands have been displaced due to worst floods and landslides.

Aug 23, 2018, 15:55 PM IST
Kerala to initiate high-level discussions amid Centre's reluctance to accept UAE aid of Rs 700 crore

Kerala to initiate high-level discussions amid Centre's reluctance to accept UAE aid of Rs 700 crore

The statement comes shortly after the MEA clarified the government`s stance on acceptance of aid from the UAE.

Aug 23, 2018, 06:21 AM IST
Kerala floods: Flight operations from Cochin airport from August 29

Kerala floods: Flight operations from Cochin airport from August 29

The decision to extend the date was taken at a meeting at Cochin International Airport Limited here, where most stakeholders, including airlines and ground handling agencies, expressed concern over

Aug 22, 2018, 23:30 PM IST
India not to accept donations from foreign govts for Kerala flood relief: Official sources

India not to accept donations from foreign govts for Kerala flood relief: Official sources

A number of countries including the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Qatar and Maldives have announced assistance for flood relief operations in Kerala.

Aug 22, 2018, 22:09 PM IST
Mosque gives shelter to Hindu families displaced by Kerala floods

Mosque gives shelter to Hindu families displaced by Kerala floods

The Juma Masjid, located at Akampadam in Chaliyar village in northern Malappuram, has virtually turned into a relief camp since the second spell of rains started devastating the northern districts on

Aug 22, 2018, 20:10 PM IST
NASA estimates monsoon rains behind Kerala floods

NASA estimates monsoon rains behind Kerala floods

The summer monsoon is a regular feature this time of year in India, and it can bring heavy rains to the region. However, periodically areas of low pressure can form within the general monsoon trough

Aug 22, 2018, 19:37 PM IST
Financial aid announced by Centre disappointing as far magnitude of Kerala crisis concerned, writes former CM Oommen Chandy to PM Narendra Modi

Financial aid announced by Centre disappointing as far magnitude of Kerala crisis concerned, writes former CM Oommen Chandy to PM Narendra Modi

In a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, former chief minister Oommen Chandy wrote that the flood-devastated state is expecting "reasonable monetary help" to support the people get back to normal

Aug 22, 2018, 19:30 PM IST
House damaged in torrential rains: Man commits suicide in Kochi

House damaged in torrential rains: Man commits suicide in Kochi

Earlier, a 19-year-old student allegedly committed suicide at Karanthur in Kozhikode district upon finding out his class 12 certificates had been destroyed in the floods.

Aug 22, 2018, 19:14 PM IST
Huge task ahead, Kerala needs army of carpenters and electricians: KJ Alphons

Huge task ahead, Kerala needs army of carpenters and electricians: KJ Alphons

We have a huge task ahead, making life possible for flood-affected people in a dignified manner, said the Union minister.

Aug 22, 2018, 06:37 AM IST
Charges waived at three NHAI toll plazas in Kerala

Charges waived at three NHAI toll plazas in Kerala

In view of the destruction caused by unprecedented floods in Kerala, the National Highways Authority of India has waived charges levied at its three toll plazas in the state.

Aug 22, 2018, 06:27 AM IST
Charges waived at three NHAI toll plazas in Kerala

Charges waived at three NHAI toll plazas in Kerala

In view of the destruction caused by unprecedented floods in Kerala, the National Highways Authority of India has waived charges levied at its three toll plazas in the state.

Aug 22, 2018, 06:27 AM IST

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