Flood alert

North Odisha likely to escape a major flood: SRC

At least eight gram panchayats in Baliapal block, 21 panchayats in Bhograi block, 18 panchayats in Jaleswar block and 10 villages in Basta block have been affected due to the flood. One team of ODRAF has been sent to Baliapal.

Jul 26, 2017, 16:26 PM IST

Karnataka alert on rising Krishna river water level

An alert has been sounded in Karnataka's north districts over the rising levels in Krishna river and its tributaries following heavy discharge of water from dams and reservoirs in rain-hit Maharashtra, an official said on Wednesday.

Jul 20, 2016, 15:35 PM IST

Karnataka sounds flood alert as excess water is released in Krishna

A flood alert has been issued in many villages of two border districts of Karnataka.

Jul 13, 2016, 16:14 PM IST

Helpline numbers issued in Chennai amid flood alert

Prime Minister Narendra Modi also spoke to Chief Minister Jayalalithaa and assured full support from the government to the state.

Dec 02, 2015, 03:00 AM IST
Flood alert sounded in Kashmir Valley as Jhelum crosses danger mark

Flood alert sounded in Kashmir Valley as Jhelum crosses danger mark

A flood alert was on Wednesday sounded in Jammu and Kashmir`s Anantnag, Pulwama and Srinagar districts as Jhelum River crossed the danger mark.

Sep 23, 2015, 10:04 AM IST

Bihar places five districts on alert after Nepal landslide

The Bihar government on Sunday sounded flood alert in five districts after a massive landslide, triggered by recent earthquakes, blocked the Kali Gandaki river at Benibazar in Myagdi district of Nepal, leading to accumulation of a huge volume of water there.

May 24, 2015, 23:39 PM IST

PM Modi rushes Naqvi to Kashmir to monitor flood situation

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday rushed minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi to Kashmir for on-the-spot assessment of the flood situation and to coordinate with state authorities for whatever help is

Mar 30, 2015, 12:13 PM IST

Flood situation worsens in Jammu and Kashmir

Flood situation has worsened in Jammu and Kashmir even as Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Thursday directed the administration to take all necessary measures to safeguard lives of people in the flo

Sep 04, 2014, 16:14 PM IST

Residents pool in money, hire JCB to tackle flood waters

Do it yourself! That was the mantra behind the valiant efforts by nearly 3,000 residents of Old Barzullah locality in the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir to save themselves from the overflowing Doodh Ganga stream that threatened to seep into their homes.

Sep 04, 2014, 12:35 PM IST

Brazil vows better flood alert systems

President Dilma Rousseff on Friday vowed to improve warning systems after touring flood-hit areas of southeast Brazil where 40 people have died following torrential rains.

Dec 28, 2013, 03:37 AM IST

Flood alert sounded in 8 villages in Tamil Nadu’s Erode

A flood alert has been sounded in eight villages near Gunderiapallam dam in the district by PWD and revenue Departments as the dam has nearly touched its full level of 42 feet following heavy rains over the past two days.

Oct 20, 2013, 11:23 AM IST

Bihar districts on flood alert after heavy rains

Bihar put district authorities on a flood alert as heavy rains and high speed winds swept across the state, officials said.

Oct 15, 2013, 00:23 AM IST

Cyclone Phailin: Focus now on providing relief, says Odisha CM

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday said that his government`s focus has shifted from minimizing damage to ensuring that relief materials reach the victims in the aftermath of Cyclone Phailin.

Oct 14, 2013, 09:38 AM IST

UK: Flood alert sounded as heavy rain sweeps in

Torrential rain pelted a large swath of Britain on Friday.

Jul 06, 2012, 23:41 PM IST

Flood alert in Jharkhand; 3 die in bridge collapse

A high alert was
sounded in several Jharkhand districts following possibility of floods
in the wake of incessant rains.

Sep 24, 2011, 23:39 PM IST

Fresh flood alert in Orissa after heavy rain

With heavy downpour in most parts of northern region of the state due to depression, Orissa government issued fresh flood alert in four districts.

Sep 22, 2011, 18:30 PM IST

Assam govt sounds flood alert, 2.5 lakh people hit

Assam government sounded an
alert across the state after flood waters breached embankments
and submerged roads and houses in Lakhimpur, Dhemaji and
Sonitpur districts, affecting around 2.5 lakh people,
officials said.

Jul 19, 2011, 19:14 PM IST

Flood alert in Punjab Haryana as Yamuna swells

More than one lakh cusecs of water were discharged from
Hathni Kund barrage in Yamuna Nagar in Haryana.

Jul 02, 2011, 19:07 PM IST

China raises flood alert, 555,000 evacuated

China has mobilized troops to help with flood relief and raised its disaster alert to the highest level.

Jun 17, 2011, 21:30 PM IST

Flood alert in N India; 70 dead in U’khand

Uttarakhand continued to be battered by heavy rains, with floods claiming at least 70 lives.

Sep 20, 2010, 23:32 PM IST