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

Nov 23, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

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.

Nepal: 88 Dead As Flooding And Landslides Wreak Havoc

Oct 21, 2021 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.


Ida Remnants Pound Northeast With Rain, Flooding, Tornadoes

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.

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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.


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.


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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.


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.


26 July, 2021

London Cleans Up After Torrential Rains Wreak Havoc

Associated Press (AP)

The Met Office weather agency said 41.6 centimeters (16 inches) of rain fell in central London on Sunday afternoon, four flood warnings remains in place for southeast England


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25 July, 2021

New Round Of Flooding In Belgium Causes Massive Damage

Associated Press (AP)

The provinces of Namur and Walloon Brabant south-east of the capital city Brussels were particularly hit due to the floods


Photo Gallery

A dog swims through the floodwaters following heavy rains at Periyar Nagar near Chennai.

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The newly appointed Naval Chief Admiral R Hari Kumar inspects the Guard of Honour during a ceremony at South Block, in New Delhi.

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The newly appointed Naval Chief Admiral R Hari Kumar (R) being welcomed by the outgoing Naval Chief Admiral Karambir Singh at South Block, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Kamal Kishore

In this image provided by Twitter, Parag Agrawal poses for a picture. Newly named Twitter CEO Agrawal has emerged from behind the scenes to take over one of Silicon Valley's highest-profile and politically volatile jobs.

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PSG player Lionel Messi reacts after winning the 2021 Ballon d'Or trophy during the 65th Ballon d'Or ceremony at Theatre du Chatelet, in Paris. Messi won the Ballon d'Or for seventh time.

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