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Idukki dam to be closed as rainfall decline in Kerala: Reports

The district authorities have decided not to open Kerala's Idukki dam on Friday after seeing a decline in the rain.

Oct 05, 2018, 18:50 PM IST

Kerala MeT dept issues fresh alert, heavy rainfall likely this week

Director of the State's Meteorological Department warns fishermen not to venture into the sea for the next 3-4 days.

Oct 04, 2018, 19:50 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: 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

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

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

Kerala floods: CM Pinarayi Vijayan to approach Malayalis abroad for funds, form high-level committee to rebuild state

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

Aug 31, 2018, 10:16 AM IST

Over 59,000 people housed in 305 relief camps: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan

Vijayan informed that Rs 738 crore has been deposited in the chief minister's distress relief fund till August 28 for the rehabilitation of flood-affected people and reconstruction of damaged infrastructure.

Aug 30, 2018, 13:15 PM IST

Kerala floods: IAF provides medical assistance to nearly 2500 patients across relief camps - Watch

The over 2-minute clip has been shared by IAF on their official Twitter handle.

Aug 25, 2018, 12:22 PM IST

SC orders Tamil Nadu to maintain water level in Mullaperiyar Dam after Kerala blames it for floods

The development comes a day after Kerala government held Tamil Nadu responsible for the Kerala flood.

Aug 24, 2018, 12:52 PM IST

Rainwater subsides in Kerala but people's misery continues

Over 300 people lost their lives in Kerala and thousands have been displaced due to worst floods and landslides.

Aug 23, 2018, 15:55 PM 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

Intensifying monsoon, low-pressure areas in Bay of Bengal proved deadly for Kerala: Experts

The coastal state along the Western Ghats witnessed unprecedented rainfall which claimed more than 223 lives, forced over 10 lakh people out of their homes and destroyed property worth several thousand crores.

Aug 21, 2018, 17:26 PM IST

Fee at three toll plazas in flood-hit Kerala waived off for a week

Many highways in the state have been flooded, including the stretches of NH-544 close to Aluva due to the unprecedented rains and opening of dams in several districts in the state.

Aug 21, 2018, 15:00 PM IST

Kerala floods: Man lends back as stair, helps women to get into rescue boat - Watch

With flood water level receding in many places, people have started returning to their homes and begun cleaning operations.

Aug 21, 2018, 00:25 AM IST

Centre declares Kerala floods 'severe calamity', state faces huge task of rebuilding

Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said 223 people have lost their lives since August 8.

Aug 20, 2018, 23:41 PM IST

Heartbroken teen commits suicide after school certificates get destroyed in Kerala rains

With his house fully waterlogged in the downpour, the boy, Kailash, and his parents, hailing from Karanthur in Kozhikode district, had moved to a relief camp three days ago.

Aug 20, 2018, 13:55 PM IST

Goa may face same fate as flood-hit Kerala, warns ecologist Madhav Gadgil who 'predicted' southern state disaster in 2011

According to the ecologist, Goa is witnessing activities which are driven by greed for unlimited profits.

Aug 19, 2018, 22:32 PM IST

Kerala floods: Over 6 lakh moved to relief camps, no heavy rain in next 5 days

NDMA said that over 6.33 lakh people have taken shelter in nearly 3,000 relief camps in the flood-hit state, where 14 districts have been ravaged by the worst deluge in a century.

Aug 19, 2018, 20:58 PM IST