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Brazil: Severe Flooding Spreads In Bahia And Beyond, 116 Cities In State Of Emergency

Dec 29, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Official data suggests that flooding has affected more than 470,000 people. So far, 34,163 people have been made homeless and almost 43,000 are displaced.

Inundation Woes Continue To Hassle People Of Tamil Nadu, Chief Minister Stalin Inspects Rain Hit Areas

Nov 30, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

In the wake of monsoon rains and water-logging, 15,111 medical camps have been set up in Greater Chennai Corporation localities in which over 4,88,000 people have participated.


8 Lakh Hectares Of Agricultural Field Damaged As Rain And Flood Continues To Batter Andhra

The floods triggered by heavy rain under the impact of a depression in the Bay of Bengal left a trail of destruction, claiming 34 lives while another 10 people were missing. According to the preliminary reports from the flood affected districts, the crop loss is estimated to be around Rs 3,000 crore.

Canada Flood: State Of Emergency In British Columbia, More Deaths Expected

Nov 18, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Every major route between the Lower Mainland of British Columbia, where Canada's third largest city of Vancouver is, and the interior of the province has been cut by washouts, flooding or landslides.


UP Nurse Delivers Baby On Boat In Flood-Hit Bahraich, Awarded By DM

ANM (Auxiliary Nurse Midwife) Satyavati was awarded with a cash prize and a citation by DM Dinesh Chandra Singh after she successfully delivered a baby on a boat in the flood-hit Bahraich district of UP.

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21 October, 2021

Nepal: 88 Dead As Flooding And Landslides Wreak Havoc

Outlook Web Desk

At least 88 people lost their lives in the recent incidents of flood, landslides and inundation that hit different parts of Nepal, following incessant rains over the past three days, health ministry officials said.


02 September, 2021

Ida Remnants Pound Northeast With Rain, Flooding, Tornadoes

Associated Press (AP)

The National Weather Service confirmed at least one tornado and social media posts showed homes reduced to rubble in Mullica Hill, a southern New Jersey county just outside Philadelphia.


25 August, 2021

Cloudburst Causes Flood In Uttarakhand, Water Enters Houses

Outlook Web Bureau

Electric poles and trees fell down and two-wheelers were swept away after the cloudburst occurred late Tuesday night.


13 August, 2021

Death Toll From Heavy Rain Induced Deluge In Northern Turkey Reaches 27

Associated Press (AP)

Heavy rainfalls that pounded the Black Sea coastal provinces of Bartin, Kastamonu, Sinop and Samsun on Wednesday caused the flooding that demolished homes and bridges and swept away cars.


04 August, 2021

PM Modi Speaks To Bengal CM, Assures Her Of All Help To Cope With The Flood Situation

Outlook Web Desk

At least 15 people have been killed and nearly 3 lakh were displaced as large parts of six districts of the state have been inundated due to heavy rain and the release of water by the Damodar Valley Corporation and the Durgapur Barrage.


04 August, 2021

Home Minister Amit Shah Reviews Flood Situation In MP, Promises Help From Centre

Outlook Web Desk

In his telephonic conversation, Shah assured Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan of all possible help to Madhya Pradesh to deal with the situation.


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04 August, 2021

Heavy Rainfall Inundates Parts Of Rajasthan After Himachal And MP

Outlook Web Desk

'Heavy rains have created a flood situation in some areas of Kota, Baran, Bundi and Jhalawar. Instructions have been given to administration regarding relief and rescue operations,' tweeted CM Ashok Gehlot on Wednesday.


04 August, 2021

Madhya Pradesh Rains: CM Calls In Army For Rescue Operations; 1,171 Villages Ravaged By Floods

Outlook Web Bureau

The Met department has sounded a red alert for Shivpuri, Sheopur, Guna and two other districts, besides orange alert for nine and yellow alert for other eight districts.


03 August, 2021

MP: Heavy Rain Floods 1,171 Villages With Three People Stranded Atop Tree And Five Others Rescued

Outlook Web Desk

The Army has been called in for rescue operations in Shivpuri, Sheopur, Gwalior and Datia districts, state Additional Chief Secretary (Home) Rajesh Rajora said.


03 August, 2021

West Bengal: 14 Dead, 2.5 Lakh Displaced After Water Discharged From Dams Floods 6 Districts

Outlook Web Bureau

The districts that have been affected include Purba Bardhaman, Paschim Bardhaman, Paschim Medinipur, Hooghly, Howrah and South 24 Parganas.


29 July, 2021

Taliban: Flooding Kills 150 In Northeastern Afghanistan

Associated Press (AP)

Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahed said that they have also ordered that 5 million Afghanis, or about $62,000, to aid in the clean up and the villagers affected by the flooding.


29 July, 2021

Belgium Flood Survivors Fight PTSD After Devastating Deluge

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.


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28 July, 2021

After Kishtwar And Manali, Cloudburst Near J&K’s Amarnath Cave Shrine

Outlook Web Bureau

No loss of life or injuries has been reported in the incident.


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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