Flash flood

Torrential rain triggers flash flood in Manipur

Torrential rain in the last two days led to flash floods in many parts of Manipur affecting many areas in the Imphal valley and the state capital.

Jul 02, 2017, 16:52 PM IST
Shocking! Bus overloaded with passengers swept away by flash flood – WATCH

Shocking! Bus overloaded with passengers swept away by flash flood – WATCH

Many passengers have jumped into the river while many were swept away along with the bus.

Aug 05, 2016, 16:39 PM IST
Fresh downpours trigger flash floods, landslides in Uttarakhand; 40 dead, 5000 stranded

Fresh downpours trigger flash floods, landslides in Uttarakhand; 40 dead, 5000 stranded

At least 40 people are feared dead following a fresh downpour that triggered flash floods and landslides in Uttarakhand, a state official said.

Jul 03, 2016, 17:41 PM IST

DNA: Stranded people in sudden flash flood rescued in MP

Stranded people on a hillock due to flooding of a rivulet in Budhni tehsil of the district of Madhya Pradesh, were rescued after a nearly ten-hour-long operation.

Aug 10, 2015, 23:05 PM IST

Stranded people rescued as flash flood hits MP

Thirteen persons stranded on a hillock due to flooding of a rivulet in Budhni tehsil of the district, were rescued after a nearly ten-hour-long operation, a senior police official said on Monday.

Aug 10, 2015, 22:09 PM IST

Nepal river blocked by landslide resumes normal flow

The danger of a possible flash flood in Nepal and India was averted today as a landslide- dammed river started flowing normally after sweeping away debris that had blocked it, allowing thousands of people to return to their homes.

May 25, 2015, 13:20 PM IST

Toll in Chile floods rises to 25 dead, 101 missing

The death toll from rainstorms which deluged northern Chile has risen to 25 and could increase further with another 101 still missing, officials said.

Apr 05, 2015, 01:03 AM IST

Four brothers die in Jammu flash flood

Four brothers drowned Tuesday in flash flood in Jammu region`s Rajouri district, a police official said.

Aug 05, 2014, 10:46 AM IST

Four die in flash flood at Italy festival

Four people died in a flash flood that tore through a festival in Italy, sweeping away residents, tents and cars in a muddy torrent.

Aug 04, 2014, 00:47 AM IST

Three killed, five missing in flash flood in China

At least three persons were killed and five others left missing in a flash flood that struck southwest China`s Yunnan province today, local officials said.

Jul 28, 2014, 14:33 PM IST

Uttarakhand govt extends jobs to kin of flash flood victims

The Uttarakhand government has announced jobs for the next of kin of each victim from the state killed in the flash flood tragedy of last year along with additional assistance of Rs 2 lakh each for the affected families.

Jun 17, 2014, 13:56 PM IST

Death toll in Afghan floods tops 100: Officials

The death toll from flash floods in northern Afghanistan rose to more than 100 on Saturday with many others still missing, officials said, as helicopters carried trapped villagers to safety.

Apr 26, 2014, 17:43 PM IST

Britain gears up for worst storm in years

Hurricane-force winds and heavy rains have been forecast for tomorrow as Britain braces for its worst storm since 1987.

Oct 27, 2013, 16:30 PM IST

Odisha: At least 47 killed in flash flood, 1.2 crore people affected

The districts affected by the latest round of rains and floods include Gajapati, Kandhamal, Khurda, Puri, Cuttack, Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapada, Bhadrak, Balasore, Mayurbhanj and Nayagarh.

Oct 25, 2013, 09:40 AM IST

One swept away in Mayurbhanj, flash floods in North Odisha

At least one person died after being swept away in the depression induced flash flood in Odisha`s Mayurbhanj district while several villages were marooned in three north Odisha districts, official sources said.

Aug 21, 2013, 23:29 PM IST

300 stranded in flash floods rescued in J&K

Over 300 people, including nine BSF jawans, who were trapped in the flash-floods, were rescued today after incessant rains damaged over 50 houses, bridges and roads in Jammu region.

Aug 15, 2013, 22:18 PM IST

35 people trapped in flash floods in J&K rescued

Thirty-five people, who were trapped in the flash-floods in Kathua district in Jammu and Kashmir, have been rescued by the IAF, BSF and state police during a long drawn rescue operation.

Aug 02, 2013, 22:47 PM IST

Two die in Odisha flash flood

Two women were killed while two were swept away and are now missing after a flash flood ravaged Odisha`s Malkangiri district.

Jul 12, 2013, 12:55 PM IST

Four feared washed away in flash flood in Odisha, one body found

Police retrieved body of a woman who was among the four persons washed away in the flash flood in river Orangi of Odisha`s Malkangiri district.

Jul 11, 2013, 22:36 PM IST

Officials confirm 38 deaths in Afghanistan quake, floods

A powerful earthquake that struck Afghanistan this week and the flash floods that ensued killed at least 38 people and caused massive damage to property, agencies quoted presidential palace as saying.

Apr 25, 2013, 19:36 PM IST