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Death toll in Kerala landslips rises to 16; Kochi airport resumes operations

Idukki/Kochi: Despite let up in rains, life continues to be miserable in rain-ravaged Idukki and adjoining districts where the death toll in landslips rose to 16 on Tuesday with rescuers extricating

Mumbai lashed by heavy rains


Mumbai: Normal life in Mumbai was crippled Wednesday by heavy rains, forcing the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) to issue an alert to the city's residents to move out of their homes only if

4,000 people shifted to safer places from flooded areas in East Godavari

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Rajahmundry (AP): Over 4,000 people have been shifted to 23 relief camps in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh after water flooded houses in the area following heavy rains.
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1,300 people shifted as river Godavari level rises in Andhra Pradesh

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Rajahmundry (Andhra Pradesh): Over 1,300 people have been shifted to rehabilitation camps in East Godavari district after water level of Godavari river at Dowleswaram barrage rose alarmingly followin

30 killed, over 100 missing in rains and landslides in China

At least 30 people were killed and over 100 went missing in China when rain-triggered natural disasters wreaked havoc across the country since Sunday, even as authorities today issued a national early disaster warning for the arrival of Typhoon Soulik.

Heavy rains in Uttarakhand disrupts relief work


Dehradun: Relief operations were on Saturday badly hit by a fresh spell of rain at most places in Uttarakhand, including Rudraprayag, Chamoli and Uttarkhashi districts, with choppers carrying relief

900 still to be evacuated from Badrinath, grim task of pulling out the dead


Dehradun: Fifteen days after the Uttarakhand disaster, 900 stranded pilgrims and locals in Badrinath were on Sunday left to be evacuated and 3,000 people remained missing, as authorities grappled wit

Uttarakhand floods: Search and rescue operation in Kedarnath over

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Son Prayag: Search and rescue operation in Kedarnath and surrounding areas is over for all practical purposes, officials said here on Tuesday. No more survivors have been found and defence and parami

Flood survivor 'stood hanging from Kedarnath temple bell over corpses for 9 hrs in neck-deep water'

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Dehradun: For 36-year-old Tehri-resident Vijender Singh Negi, hanging from the Kedarnath temple bell while standing over floating corpses in neck-deep water for nine straight hours proved a life savi

Rains, landslips hamper rescue operation in Uttarakhand

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Dehradun: Bad weather returned to Uttarakhand on Monday with fresh spell of rains and landslips in the higher reaches of Chamoli and Rudraprayag districts grounding rescue operations by choppers in t

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