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DNA: Bihar battles floods yet again but government in a 'No learning mode'

Bihar is battling floods yet again this monsoon season, as water level in the Ganga and other rivers surged after heavy rainfall continued to lash the region.

Oct 04, 2019, 23:18 PM IST

Amid heavy rainfall warning, central team to visit floods-hit Bihar to review situation

A central government team is likely to visit Bihar on Friday to review floods situation across the state amid heavy rainfall warning by the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD). According to reports, the inter-ministerial team of the central government is being led by G Ramesh Kumar, Joint Secretary in the Home Ministry.

Oct 04, 2019, 08:25 AM IST

Godavari boat tragedy: 17 more bodies recovered, toll rises to 25

A tourist boat carrying 61 people onboard capsized in Godavari river on Sunday. It is believed that the accident took place due to overloading in the boat.

Sep 17, 2019, 13:58 PM IST

12 dead after boat capsizes in Godavari, several missing; Navy choppers involved in rescue operation

Andhra Pradesh CM has announced compensation for the kin of the victims.

Sep 15, 2019, 15:47 PM IST

Attempt to commit suicide after getting homeless due to flood, NDRF saves life

In MP's Barwani, A person attempted to commit suicide after getting homeless due to flood. NDRF saves his life.

Sep 06, 2019, 08:02 AM IST

Four-storey building collapses in Maharashtra's Bhiwandi; 2 dead, several injured

At least four people sustained injuries after a four-storey building collapsed in Shanti Nagar area of Bhiwandi city near Mumbai in the wee hours of Saturday.

Aug 24, 2019, 06:31 AM IST

Flood situation worsens in north India, most other states battle to stay afloat

Emergency personnel across the country are working tirelessly to rescue and provide relief to people in need.

Aug 20, 2019, 13:14 PM IST

Death toll mounts as floods wreak havoc in several states

From J&K to Himachal Pradesh, Uttrakhand, Delhi, UP, Maharashtra, Karnataka and Kerala, emergency teams have been working overtime to battle against floods and/or flood-like conditions.

Aug 19, 2019, 13:40 PM IST

Maharashtra floods: Death toll reaches 43 in 5 districts

The flood situation in several districts of Maharashtra remained critical. Personnel of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) saved the life of a goat and rescued it from the flood water in Maharashtra’s Kolhapur.

Aug 14, 2019, 10:58 AM IST

NDRF rescues 47 students, 6 teachers from Gujarat school due to floods

As the flood situation continues to remain grim, the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) team on Saturday rescued 47 students and 6 teachers from Kasturba Gandhi Girls School in Morbi district.

Aug 11, 2019, 07:29 AM IST

Kerala floods: IMD issues red alert for 8 districts, several trains cancelled

In order to take control of the grim situation, the Pinarayi Vijayan-led government has set up 738 relief camps to house the affected people until Friday.

Aug 10, 2019, 17:17 PM IST

Maharashtra floods: 100 doctors, additional Navy teams arriving in Kolhapur and Sangli

As many as 27 people have died due to floods in five districts of Pune division while more than two lakh people have been evacuated to safer places from three districts of Kolhapur, Sangli, and Satara.

Aug 10, 2019, 16:45 PM IST

27 dead due to floods in Maharashtra, over 2 lakh people evacuated in Pune

Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis conducted an aerial survey of the flood-affected districts of Sangli and Kolhapur to take the stock of the situation. 

Aug 08, 2019, 22:36 PM IST

Heavy rains continue in three states; Maharashtra CM reviews situation, thousands affected

Schools and colleges in Sangli and Kolhapur have been closed as well as in Mulshi, Velha, Bhor and Maval tehsils of Pune.

Aug 07, 2019, 16:32 PM IST

7 dead, over 1000 evacuated as torrential rains lash Vadodara; schools, colleges closed

Taking precautionary measures, the state government ordered the closure of all schools and colleges in Vadodara till Friday.

Aug 01, 2019, 23:25 PM IST

Death toll crosses 200 as no let up in floods in Bihar and Assam

The flood situation in Bihar and Assam remained grim on Sunday as the death toll touched 209. More than 1.06 crore people have been affected by the deluge in two states. Several teams of the Indian Air Force (IAF) and NDRF have been deployed to carry out rescue and relief operations.

In Assam, the death toll has climbed to 82 while around 21.68 lakh people of 1,716 villages have been affected by the devastation. The local administration has set up 615 relief camps, sheltering over 95,000 people in 12 districts.

The districts such as Barpeta, Darrang, Baksa, Nalbari, Chirang, Bongaigaon, Kokrajhar, Dhubri, Sonitpur, Goalpara, Kamrup, Kamrup (M), Morigaon, Nagaon, Golaghat, Jorhat and Cachar have been affected by the deluge.

Jul 29, 2019, 10:14 AM IST

How NDRF personnel are throwing caution to the wind to rescue people

Thousands of stranded people have been rescued from flood-affected areas in the country with NDRF teams working overtime to do what they do best - save lives.

Jul 28, 2019, 18:29 PM IST

As Half nation under water disaster, NDRF rescues around 11,000 people

More than 11,000 people have been rescued by the National Disaster Response Force from various states affected by floods and heavy rains.

Jul 28, 2019, 17:44 PM IST

Watch Satte Pe Satta, 28th July 2019

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Jul 28, 2019, 14:54 PM IST

Central forces successfully rescue 900 people stranded aboard Mahalaxmi Express

The Central Forces on Saturday rescued all 900 people including passengers and staff members, who were stranded on board Mahalaxmi Express near Maharashtra's Mumbai successfully.

Jul 27, 2019, 19:40 PM IST