Karnataka rains

One killed, two swept away in house collapse as rain, flood fury continues in Karnataka

Since August 1, at least 19 people have lost their lives and 63 head of cattle have died in rain and flood related incidents.

Aug 19, 2020, 17:08 PM IST

Focus on reducing coronavirus COVID-19 case fatality rate: Centre tells states

As heavy rains continues to batter most parts of south India, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Saturday said that rainfall is likely to continue over Kerala and a flood-like situation prevails in several parts of Karnataka due to heavy rains.

Aug 08, 2020, 08:31 AM IST

Karnataka CM Yediyurappa takes stock of flood situation, instructs Chief Secretary to proceed with emergency measures

Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa on Friday took stock of the flood situation in the state and instructed the Chief Secretary to proceed with emergency measures without waiting for his approval.

Aug 07, 2020, 18:23 PM IST

NIA court rejects bail plea of Akhil Gogoi

India registered highest single-day spike of 62,538 COVID-19 cases taking the total caseload over 20-lakh mark. The COVID-19 tally rises to 20,27,075 including 6,07,384 active cases, 13,78,106 cured cases and 41,585 deaths.

Aug 07, 2020, 07:48 AM IST

Karnataka rains: CM Yediyurappa asks ministers to tour damaged areas, remain in their constituencies

Several parts of Karnataka are facing a flood-like situation for the third consecutive year, putting lives and property at risk.

Aug 06, 2020, 16:26 PM IST

Four go missing, 2 houses damaged as landslide hits Karnataka's Kodagu district

Atleast four people were reported missing after a landslide hit near the Bramhagiri mountains at Talakaveri in Karnataka's Kodagu district on Wednesday midnight. 

Aug 06, 2020, 13:15 PM IST

Centre to give flood-hit Karnataka, Bihar Rs 1,813.75 crore more

Keeping in view the severity of flood situation and the fund positions in the State Disaster Response Funds (SDRF) accounts of Bihar and Karnataka, Union Home Minister Amit Shah has approved advance release of Rs 400 crore and Rs 1,200 crore to both the state respectively from the NDRF "on account basis", the statement said.

Oct 04, 2019, 23:31 PM IST

Heavy rains likely in Odisha, Kerala and coastal Karnataka, says IMD

"A cyclonic circulation lies over Westcentral and adjoining Northwest Bay of Bengal off Odisha coast between 1.5 and 4.5 km above mean sea level. Under its influence, isolated heavy to very heavy falls are very likely over Odisha next 72 hours," the weather agency said in its afternoon bulletin.

Aug 22, 2019, 20:31 PM IST

Death toll nears 200 in four flood-hit states; more rains predicted for next few days

The highest death toll of 91 was reported from Kerala, followed by 48 in Karnataka, 43 in Maharashtra and 8 in Odisha. The rescue operations have been intensified in all the state.

Aug 13, 2019, 20:40 PM IST

Heavy rains lash Karnataka, red alert issued in Udupi and Kodagu districts

The heavy rains will continue till Friday, July 26. 

Jul 24, 2019, 09:45 AM IST

Heavy rain warning in Kerala, Karnataka for next 24 hours; Red alert in Kannur, Kasaragod

The rough weather conditions will prevail till Friday, July 26.

Jul 23, 2019, 10:17 AM IST

No place to store food, send money instead for flood victims, urges Karnataka Minister

Karnataka Minister requested people to transfer money to the Chief Minister's fund.

Aug 21, 2018, 11:50 AM IST

Karnataka floods: CM Kumaraswamy reviews situation in Kodagu, orders officials to step up repairs, rescue work

The state's metrological department has warned of moderate to heavy rain in coastal, south interior and north interior areas of the state till Sunday.

Aug 18, 2018, 14:02 PM IST

Karnataka CM Kumaraswamy to review situation in rain-hit Kodagu

The Chief Minister will pay a visit to rain-affected areas in Nanjangood and Kabini on August 19.

Aug 18, 2018, 09:04 AM IST

Karnataka rains: HD Kumaraswamy to review relief operations in Kodagu district

Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy will visit Kodagu on Saturday to review the situation across the district. He will be reviewing the relief operations across Kodagu district where landslides and waterlogging followed after incessant rain on Friday.

Aug 17, 2018, 23:18 PM IST

Heavy rains lashes Karnataka, landslides in Kodagu district

Several districts of coastal and Malnad regions like Dakshina Kannada, Udupi, Chikkmagaluru have received incessant rains in the last few days.

Aug 17, 2018, 21:09 PM IST

Karnataka: Cauvery River above danger mark in Madikeri as torrential rains disrupt normal life

The Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) bus services were stopped on Thursday from Chamarajanagar district for Tamil Nadu's Ooty and Kerala's Kochi due to heavy rains.

Aug 16, 2018, 09:39 AM IST

Pre-monsoon rains lash coastal Karnataka, schools and colleges remain shut

The situation has been severe and authorities have ordered closure of schools and colleges in Dakshina Kannada and Udupi.

May 30, 2018, 08:52 AM IST

Excessive rains blamed for soaring vegetable prices in Karnataka

Vegetable prices have shot up due to crop damage caused by incessant rains in the past few months.

Nov 28, 2017, 13:40 PM IST

Karnataka seeks divine help for rain

Karnataka is staring at its worst drought in 42 years.

Jul 21, 2012, 11:32 AM IST