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

Jul 15, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

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

Flood In China Traps 14 Workmen Inside Tunnel

Jul 15, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

The rescuers have been unable to contact the workers who have been missing since the 3:30 a.m. flood, according to an online statement by the Zhuhai city emergency management department.


Himachal Pradesh: 10 Dead In Rain-Related Incidents

A Punjabi singer also died after he fell into a nullah.

Heavy Flooding Across Western And Central Europe After Rain

Jul 14, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Heavy summer storms caused significant damage and flooding in Germany and Switzerland on Tuesday, with experts predicting further rain.


Dharamshala Flash Floods: Himachal Issues Tourist Advisory Amid Rescue Operations

Dharamshala had recorded 79.4 mm of rainfall within 12 hours against the normal rainfall of 21.2 mm, causing sudden flash floods and disruption of the roads.

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12 July, 2021

Cloudburst In J&K Causes Flash Floods In Ganderbal

Outlook Web Desk

Flash floods were reported from Jammu and Kashmir on Monday following a cloudburst in the Ganderbal district.


09 April, 2021

Uttarakhand Floods: One More Body Recovered From Tapovan Tunnel; Toll Rises To 78

Outlook Web Bureau

Seventy-eight bodies and 35 human body parts have been recovered so far from different places hit by the disaster


05 April, 2021

Torrential Rains, Landslides Kill 55 In Indonesia, Dozens Missing

Associated Press (AP)

Relief efforts were hampered by power cuts, blocked roads covered in thick mud and debris as well as the remoteness of the area on an island surrounded by choppy seas and high waves.


23 February, 2021

Uttarakhand Tragedy: 136 Missing To Be Declared Dead

Outlook Web Bureau

136 people missing since a glacier burst in Uttarakhand's Chamoli earlier this month unleashed an avalanche and flash floods will be declared dead, officials have said.


16 February, 2021

Uttarakhand Flash Flood: NTPC To Pay Rs 20 Lakh As Compensation To Kin Of Workers Killed At Tapovan Project

Outlook Web Bureau

On Monday, NTPC has speed up the procedure to pay compensation to the families of workers who died in the Tapovan tragedy.


15 February, 2021

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

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


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15 February, 2021

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

Outlook Web Bureau

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


15 February, 2021

Uttarakhand: 15 More Bodies Recovered; Toll Rises To 53

Outlook Web Bureau

Six bodies were recovered from the Tapovan power project tunnel, six from Raini upstream and one from the riverbank in Rudraprayag, taking the confirmed death toll in the Uttarakhand disaster to 51.


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.


13 February, 2021

Artificial Lake Formed In Uttarakhand Due To Clogging Of Stream; Further Damage Likely If Breached: Experts

Outlook Web Bureau

In the aftermath of floods, an artificial lake has been formed on the Rishi Ganga river in Uttarakhand’s Chamoli district, officials said


11 February, 2021

In The Midst Of Terror Probe, Khalsa Aid Sends Volunteers To Uttarakhand For Relief Work

Outlook Web Bureau

'Our volunteers from Khalsa Aid India are on way to assist the people of Uttarakhand! More to follow,' Khalsa Aid said in a tweet.


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11 February, 2021

Labourers Might Be Trapped In Another Tunnel: Uttarakhand Govt After 3 Days Of Rescue Operations

Outlook Web Bureau

Three days after the rescue operations in the Tapovan area, NTPC authorities said the labourers were trapped in another silt filtration tunnel located 12 metres below Intake Adit.


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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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