04 Apr 2016
Islamabad: At least 57 people were killed and 27 others injured as flash floods triggered by torrential rains swept away houses across northwest Pakistan and PoK, officials said yesterday.
26 Jan 2013
Flooding in Mozambique has killed at least 36 people and displaced nearly 70,000, the United Nations said on Friday, as residents braced for a fresh storm surge.
20 Jan 2016
Chennai: Stoutly defending the state's handling of the flood situation which snowballed into a major political issue, Tamil Nadu Governor K Rosaiah today said under the astute leadership of Chief Minister Jayalalithaa normalcy was restored quickly in flood hit areas.
14 Dec 2015
Chennai: After torrential rains and floods forced their closure for nearly a month, schools and colleges in Chennai and its neighbouring districts reopened today.
06 Dec 2015
Chennai: Intermittent rains today continued to lash the city and suburbs which were limping back to normalcy aided by improved bus, train and communication services.
05 Dec 2015
Washington: The severe flooding in Chennai caused by torrential rains is a result of climate change and should be an eye opener for city planners, experts here have warned.
03 Dec 2015
New York: Facebook activated the 'Safety Check' feature for its users in Chennai early today to provide them with a way to reassure loved ones that they are safe in the flood-hit city, a media report said.
11 Dec 2015
Chennai: Backing the demand for an inquiry into discharge of surplus waters from the Chembarambakkam Reservoir here, People's Welfare Front comprising Vaiko-led MDMK, the Left parties and the VCK today urged setting up of a commission headed by a sitting High Court Judge to go into the issue.
13 Apr 2015
New Delhi: State-run ONGC, OIL and BPCL will in the next four years invest USD 6 billion in developing a giant gas field off the Mozambique coast and converting the fuel into LNG for export to nations like India, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Monday.
05 Dec 2015
Madurai: In order to clear the passengers stranded in Chennai due to heavy rains and flooding, Southern Railway is operating special trains from Chennai to Madurai, Tiruchirappalli, Tiruchendur, Karaikal and Tirunelveli today.