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Flood aftermath

Belgium Flood Survivors Fight PTSD After Devastating Deluge

Jul 29, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

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.

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

Jul 17, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

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

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

Feb 15, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

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

14 February, 2021

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

Outlook Web Bureau

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

13 February, 2021

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

Outlook Web Bureau

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.

09 February, 2021

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

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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

08 February, 2021

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

Outlook Web Bureau

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 photographs

08 February, 2021

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

Outlook Web Bureau

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

08 February, 2021

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

Outlook Web Bureau

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

Outlook Web Bureau

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

08 February, 2021

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

07 February, 2021

UP On High Alert After Flash Floods In Neighbouring Uttarakhand

Outlook Web Bureau

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

Photo Gallery

Army personnel perform stunts during an event to mark to 'Azadi ke Amrit Mahotsav' in Jalandhar.

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Women walk near an encounter site between security forces and militants at Pampore area of Pulwama District. Two militants, including Lashkar-e-Taiba commander Umar Mushtaq Khandey, were killed in the gun battle.

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Members of Hindu Jagran Manch in a candle light rally protest against the alleged attack on the ISKCON temple at Bangladesh,in Kolkata.

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Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia addresses a press conference, in Jalandhar.

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Actor Jayasurya, who won the best actor award in his film 'Vellam' at the 51st Kerala State Film Awards, poses for a photograph with his family members in Kochi.

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This Election Season In UP, Lakhimpur Kheri Is The New Political Battlefield

The Opposition is hoping for a rich election harvest in Uttar Pradesh but Lucknow appears to be a long way from the killing fields.


The Negotiator: Rakesh Tikait Is The Glue Holding Farmers’ Agitation Together

The former Delhi Police employee has also emerged as the go-to man for the authorities to reach out to the agitating farmers.

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The Negotiator: Rakesh Tikait Is The Glue Holding Farmers’ Agitation Together


Kashmir Minority Killings A Throwback To The Terrifying 90s

Outwardly peaceful, Kashmir has seen a spate of civilian killings in recent weeks. A silent unease has now exploded into fear and concern after the shooting of minorities.

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Kashmir Minority Killings A Throwback To The Terrifying 90s


Virat Kohli’s Abrasive Leadership Style Gave Indian Cricket A New Dimension

Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader

Sep 20, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.

Sep 12, 2021 Chaitali Moitra

Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

Sep 12, 2021 Kameswari Chebrolu