Kerala rain

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

Yellow alert issued in parts of Kerala, MeT Centre predicts heavy rain

The Metereological (MeT) Centre has predicted heavy rainfall of 64.4mm to 124.4mm in these districts, said the Kerala CMO.

Sep 24, 2018, 09:58 AM IST

Income Tax returns deadline extended to September 15 for flood-hit Kerala

Income Tax assessees in Kerala can now file their I-T returns till September 15.

Aug 28, 2018, 21:20 PM IST

Kerala flood less intense than deluge of 1924: So why was damage as great?

Most of the 373 casualties in Kerala were caused by landslides in the northern districts of Malappuram and Wayanad, and the central district of Idukki.

Aug 26, 2018, 11:59 AM IST

Kerala floods: Waters recede, people return home, relief ops continue - 10 developments

Train services resumed as government agencies scramble to prevent disease outbreaks.

Aug 21, 2018, 23:45 PM IST

Kerala floods are man-made, they happened because we ignored the experts

Sadly, the past 25 years have seen India make heroes out of those who talk big on growth while dismissing environmentalists as 'anti-development'.

Aug 21, 2018, 18:58 PM IST

Nine-year-old Tamil Nadu girl gives away savings to Kerala flood victims, gets a new cycle as return gift

Anupriya from Villupuram decided to give away about Rs 9000 of her savings, done over the last four years, after coming across TV visuals of the deluge in Kerala.

Aug 21, 2018, 14:20 PM IST

Watch: Garud commando airlifts baby from rooftop, hands it over to mother in flood-ravaged Kerala

Packed houseboats and rafts moving through inundated roads could be seen in all the flood-hit regions of the state.

Aug 19, 2018, 10:37 AM IST

25 die in a day in Kerala floods, CM Vijayan seeks immediate help from Centre

The Kerala Chief Minister has requested Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh to send additional teams of Army, National Disaster Relief Force (NDRF) and Army Engineering Corps to Kerala on immediate basis.

Aug 15, 2018, 23:51 PM IST

Flood situation in Kerala worst in state’s history, be careful: CM Pinarayi Vijayan

Amid the worsening flood situation in Kerala, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has said that the state is “witnessing something that has never happened before in the history” of the southern coastal state.

Aug 15, 2018, 16:18 PM IST

Death toll in Kerala floods mounts to 39, state seeks Rs 400 crore from Centre

The death toll in Kerala floods has mounted to 39, even as the Centre has announced an immediate relief of additional Rs 100 crore for the state. On Sunday, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan had said that the state had suffered losses to the tune of Rs 8,316 crore.

Aug 13, 2018, 09:28 AM IST

Kerala rain: Idukki Dam water level nears maximum mark; Centre says flood situation 'serious'

Death toll in Kerala floods has gone up to 39.

Aug 13, 2018, 09:17 AM IST

Relief for people in Kerala as rain subsides, waters in Idukki recede; CM announces compensation

The flood situation is believed to be slowly improving in Kerala.

Aug 11, 2018, 13:21 PM IST

Photo gallery: Horror scenes in Kerala as flash flood wrecks havoc

Heavy rains have resulted in flash floods in several parts of Kerala with locals struggling to go about their daily lives.

Aug 10, 2018, 17:10 PM IST

Kerala rain: 60 tourists, including foreigners, stranded in Munnar resort; US issues travel advisory

The US issued an advisory, asking its citizens not to visit Kerala because of the flash floods in the state.

Aug 10, 2018, 14:43 PM IST

Kerala rains: PM assures Centre's assistance, Army columns deployed, red alert issued

All educational institutions including professional colleges at Kothamangalam, Kunnathunad, Aluva, Paravur Taluk, and Kadamakkudy will remain closed on Friday.

Aug 09, 2018, 19:50 PM IST

Road washed away in Malappuram as flood hits Kerala - Watch

Calling the flood situation in the state "very grim", Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said it was for the first time in the history of the state that 22 dams have been opened at a time following the water level reaching its maximum capacity.

Aug 09, 2018, 17:35 PM IST

Kerala floods: Over 100 houses vacated, boats used to evacuate people from low-lying areas - Watch

A 24x7 monitoring cell has been set up at the Secretariat to coordinate the relief works with various district collectors.

Aug 09, 2018, 16:50 PM IST

Four dead, 2 missing as heavy rain lash Central Kerala

Heavy rains lashed parts of central Kerala on Friday claiming four lives, including that of a woman.

Aug 18, 2012, 00:20 AM IST