10 Feb 2016
New Delhi: In an effort to enhance disaster preparedness in India, tech giant Google yesterday announced public emergency alerts for floods in the country.
24 Apr 2015
Kedarnath: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Friday slammed media for not projecting the restoration and rehabilitation work in the flood-ravaged hills in the right perspective.
05 Jan 2016
Chennai: DMK activists held a protest demonstration here today and demanded a judicial inquiry into the release of surplus water from Chembarambakkam lake here and subsequent flooding in the city.
05 Jan 2016
Chennai: An eight-member inter-ministerial team deputed by the Centre to assess the flood damage in Tamil Nadu today met Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa who asked them to make an 'in-depth assessment' and submit its report to the Union Home Ministry 'expeditiously.'
29 Dec 2015
York: British Prime Minister David Cameron visited the flood-hit historic city of York yesterday as cities, towns and villages across northern England battled to get back on their feet following devastating storms.
13 Jan 2014
Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government would soon disburse financial assistance to the relatives of those who died in last year’s flash flood in Uttarakhand, officials said on Monday.
26 Dec 2015
Chennai: Trade grouping Ambattur Industrial Estate Manufacturers' Association has urged the Centre to allocate special corpous fund for the MSME entities who are facing crisis in the wake of the recent devastating floods.
04 Dec 2015
Chennai: Chennai city and suburbs today started picking up crumbs of life with flood waters receding in several areas but lakhs of people continued to suffer from lack of supply of essentials including water, power, milk and food items.
25 Dec 2015
Ahmedabad: Hit by severe flood last year followed by extreme cold conditions, at least 400 people from Jammu and Kashmir have been compelled to leave their native place and take refuge in a slum locality in city's Saraspur area, till the situation improves there.
21 Dec 2015
Puducherry: Puducherry government is disbursing Rs 114.45 crore towards payment of flood relief to more than 2.86 lakh families affected by the floods. Each affected family would get Rs 4,000.