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TN CM Tasks Panel To Find Permanent Solution To Avert Flooding

TN CM Tasks Panel To Find Permanent Solution To Avert Flooding

13 January 2022

The Chief Minister, referring to his Tuticorin visit on Thursday, said people knew more than officials on the reasons for inundation and requested officials to factor in local wisdom in their proposals to avert flooding.

Belgium Flood Survivors Fight PTSD After Devastating Deluge

Belgium Flood Survivors Fight PTSD After Devastating Deluge

10 January 2022

In one of the most violent natural disasters to hit Belgium in a century, a flood triggered uncontrollable water flow, demolishing many villages and leaving...


Europe: Death Toll Due To Floods Rises To 150; Water Starts To Recede In Most Areas

Police said that more than 90 people are now known to have died in western Germany's Ahrweiler county, one of the worst-hit areas

Over 20 Dead, Dozens Missing Due To Heavy Floods In Europe

Over 20 Dead, Dozens Missing Due To Heavy Floods In Europe

10 January 2022

Storms caused widespread flooding across central Germany and Belgium overnight, with authorities warning that more rain is on the way.


Uttarakhand Glacier Burst: Gloom And Despair Grip Tapovan Village As Families Lose Hope

Nine bodies have so far been recovered from the tunnel at Tapovan-Vishnugad hydel project site pushing the death toll to 54

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19 January 2022
Uttarakhand Glacier Burst: Three More Bodies Recovered, Death Toll Reaches 54

Uttarakhand Glacier Burst: Three More Bodies Recovered, Death Toll Reaches 54

The bodies were recovered this morning from the Adit tunnel at the NTPC's Tapovan-Vishnugad project site.


19 January 2022
Uttarakhand Floods: Rescue Team Recover 12 More Bodies, Death Toll Rises To 50

Uttarakhand Floods: Rescue Team Recover 12 More Bodies, Death Toll Rises To 50

The officials shared that the recovered bodies are being kept at a temporary mortuary built in the Tapovan area and 154 people are still missing


19 January 2022
5 Dead And 64 Still Missing From UP After Uttarakhand Flash Floods

5 Dead And 64 Still Missing From UP After Uttarakhand Flash Floods

As of February 13, five people in UP have been reported dead and 64 are still missing following the flash floods in Uttarakhand's Chamoli district.


19 January 2022
Uttarakhand Tragedy: US Condoles Deaths Of Flood Victims, Wishes For Speedy Recovery Of Injured

Uttarakhand Tragedy: US Condoles Deaths Of Flood Victims, Wishes For Speedy Recovery Of Injured

About 26 bodies have been recovered and 171 people still missing as multiple agencies worked at rescuing over 30 workers feared trapped in an underground tunnel


19 January 2022
Abrupt Movement Of Tonnes Of Snow Could Be The Reason: CM Rawat On Uttarakhand Floods

Abrupt Movement Of Tonnes Of Snow Could Be The Reason: CM Rawat On Uttarakhand Floods

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat said ISRO officials showed him pictures of the site of flooding and added that no glacier was visible in the...


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19 January 2022
Abrupt Movement Of Tonnes Of Snow Could Be The Reason: CM Rawat On Uttarakhand Floods

Abrupt Movement Of Tonnes Of Snow Could Be The Reason: CM Rawat On Uttarakhand Floods

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat said ISRO officials showed him pictures of the site of flooding and added that no glacier was visible in the...


19 January 2022
Did Climate Change Lead To Uttarakhand Flood? Here’s What Scientists Have To Say

Did Climate Change Lead To Uttarakhand Flood? Here’s What Scientists Have To Say

18 bodies have been recovered and 202 are still missing due to the flash floods and avalanche in Uttarakhand


19 January 2022
Uttarakhand Floods: Survivors Recount How A Phone Call Saved Their Lives

Uttarakhand Floods: Survivors Recount How A Phone Call Saved Their Lives

Survivors remained stuck in the underground tunnel for about seven hours, from around 10 am to 5 pm before being rescued


08 February 2021
A Look At Natural Disasters Uttarakhand Faced Over Last Three Decades

A Look At Natural Disasters Uttarakhand Faced Over Last Three Decades

The natural calamity refreshed the memories of the deadly Uttarakhand Floods in 2013 which devastated the state and killed more than five thousand people.


19 January 2022
Uttarakhand Glacier Burst: Cricketer Rishabh Pant To Donate Match Fees For Rescue Work

Uttarakhand Glacier Burst: Cricketer Rishabh Pant To Donate Match Fees For Rescue Work

A glacier broke off at Joshimath in Uttarakhand's Chamoli district on Sunday, leading to a massive flood in the Dhauli Ganga river


19 January 2022
Uttarakhand Glacier Burst: Cricketer Rishabh Pant To Donate Match Fees For Rescue Work

Uttarakhand Glacier Burst: Cricketer Rishabh Pant To Donate Match Fees For Rescue Work

A glacier broke off at Joshimath in Uttarakhand's Chamoli district on Sunday, leading to a massive flood in the Dhauli Ganga river


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19 January 2022
UP On High Alert After Flash Floods In Neighbouring Uttarakhand

UP On High Alert After Flash Floods In Neighbouring Uttarakhand

A glacier splintered in Joshimath in Uttarakhand's Chamoli district, causing floods in the area


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Opinion

TN CM Tasks Panel To Find Permanent Solution To Avert Flooding

TN CM Tasks Panel To Find Permanent Solution To Avert Flooding

The Chief Minister, referring to his Tuticorin visit on Thursday, said people knew more than officials on the reasons for inundation and requested officials to factor in local wisdom in their proposals to avert flooding.

13 January 2022
Belgium Flood Survivors Fight PTSD After Devastating Deluge

Belgium Flood Survivors Fight PTSD After Devastating Deluge

In one of the most violent natural disasters to hit Belgium in a century, a flood triggered uncontrollable water flow, demolishing many villages and leaving loads of debris in its wake.

10 January 2022
Europe: Death Toll Due To Floods Rises To 150; Water Starts To Recede In Most Areas

Europe: Death Toll Due To Floods Rises To 150; Water Starts To Recede In Most Areas

Police said that more than 90 people are now known to have died in western Germany's Ahrweiler county, one of the worst-hit areas

10 January 2022
Over 20 Dead, Dozens Missing Due To Heavy Floods In Europe

Over 20 Dead, Dozens Missing Due To Heavy Floods In Europe

Storms caused widespread flooding across central Germany and Belgium overnight, with authorities warning that more rain is on the way.

10 January 2022
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