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Kerala Floods

Shashi Tharoor nominates Kerala fishermen for Nobel Peace Prize

At least 488 people died in Kerala due to the rains and floods during the southwest monsoon.

Feb 06, 2019, 23:46 PM IST

Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan lashes out at Centre for 'denying' funds to flood-hit Kerala

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Friday lashed out at the Centre for allegedly showing indifference in granting aid for the rebuilding initiatives of the state, which had suffered the deadliest flood of the century in August.

Nov 23, 2018, 23:51 PM IST

IMD develops technology to assess rise of water level in rivers, reservoirs by rain

The technology called the 'Impact Based Forecasting Approach' which shows "pre-event scenario" can help authorities in taking real-time decisions, he said.

Nov 23, 2018, 19:27 PM IST

In disaster-hit Kerala, 'shocking' Rs 80 crore apartment plan for MLAs comes under fire

The proposed plan is to demolish an old building in the Legislators Complex located in the heart of the capital city and build a multi-storeyed housing complex in its place.

Oct 24, 2018, 13:25 PM IST

IMD issues 'very heavy rain' warning for Kerala, CM seeks Centre’s help

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan also announced that the IMD had issued a warning about a low-pressure area in the Arabian Sea close to Sri Lankan coast.

Oct 03, 2018, 19:03 PM IST

Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan urges Rajnath Singh to expedite release of flood relief funds

About 488 people have died in Kerala due to the disaster which hit all the districts of the state.

Sep 26, 2018, 16:28 PM IST

Central team to visit Kerala to assess flood damage after state seeks Rs 4,700 cr compensation

The Kerala government memorandum comprises details about the loss of human life, properties, infrastructure and crops.

Sep 19, 2018, 17:08 PM IST

Over 5 lakh families get flood compensation: Kerala minister

Heavy rains received in three segments from May 29 claimed 491 lives in Kerala, with 14 persons still missing.

Sep 12, 2018, 20:19 PM IST

Naturopath in Kerala held for spreading false information on Leptospirosis' treatment

Jacob Vadakkanchery used social media to propagate false agenda against the government and creating panic among the people. 

Sep 08, 2018, 18:47 PM IST

Kerala floods: State government cancels all official celebrations for one year

Kerala Government has decided to cancel all official celebrations for one year. 

Sep 04, 2018, 16:14 PM IST

Kerala floods: 3 weeks of high alert issued in lieu of leptospirosis outbreak

Leptospirosis is a bacterial disease that affects both humans and animals.

Sep 04, 2018, 06:47 AM IST

Flood aftermath: Rat fever claims 12 lives in Kerala; 372 confirmed cases since August 1

Leptospirosis also referred as Rat fever, killed three people on Sunday. Health Minister has asked people who came in direct contact with flood water to maintain extra vigil.

Sep 03, 2018, 22:51 PM IST

SBI, LIC Housing offer concessional home loan for flood-hit Kerala

SBI, LIC Housing Finance and Muthoot Home on Monday offered loans at concessional rate for repairing and renovation of homes to help people in flood-affected Kerala.

Sep 03, 2018, 21:27 PM IST

Kerala floods: AR Rahman donates a crore for relief work

The state has been massively affected by incessant rains, where hundreds of innocent people have lost their lives. 

Sep 03, 2018, 12:57 PM IST

Kerala floods: 10 dead from Leptospirosis in a month, several others suffer from bacterial diseases

With life limping to normalcy, cleaning operations continued in several parts of the state, including worst-hit Kuttanad and Wayanad.

Sep 03, 2018, 11:26 AM IST

EDMC to donate Rs 1 cr for relief of Kerala flood victims: Mayor

East Delhi Bipin Bihari Singh told reporters that the EDMC is with the Kerala flood victims in this difficult situation.

Aug 31, 2018, 22:07 PM IST

I face abuse on my attitude in the world: Amitabh Bachchan

The cine icon has expressed his views after opening up about paying off farmers' loans and aiding martyrs' families, which he spoke about during a press conference earlier this week.


Aug 31, 2018, 17:55 PM IST

Man-made tragedy? Leader of opposition demands judicial inquiry into Kerala floods

The deadly monsoon rains savaged the state with heavy rains and severe floods.

Aug 31, 2018, 14:06 PM IST

Swara Bhasker's reaction to Payal Rohatgi's jibe at her masturbation scene will leave you in splits

Payal Rohatgi, who was away from the limelight for a long time, had made an insensitive remark against Kerala Floods. She had slammed the people of Kerala for not banning cow slaughter in the state. The ex-Bigg Boss contestant also took a jibe at Swara Bhasker, which was absolutely uncalled for.

Aug 31, 2018, 08:57 AM IST