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Jammu-Srinagar Roads Closed Amid Landslides As Vaishno Devi Gets Season's First Snow

Jan 08, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

The train service between the 136-km Banihal-Baramulla Section was also suspended due to the inclement weather conditions, the officials said.

Delhi Witnesses Record Rainfall; Highest In 13 Years

Jan 08, 2022 PTI

Delhi: The rains improved the air quality of the city to moderate category this morning with the air quality index (AQI) of 114.


Rs500 Crore For Repair Of Roads And Bridges Damaged Due To Rains: K'taka CM

Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Monday said Rs 500 crore will be released for repair of roads and bridges that have been damaged due to incessant rains and floods in different parts of the state and instructions have been issued for immediate disbursal of compensation for those whose houses have been damaged.

Chennai Rains: PM Modi Speaks To CM Stalin, Assures Centre's Support

Nov 08, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The heavy rainfall, aided by cyclonic circulation during monsoon, led to inundation of most areas in Chennai on Sunday and opening up of sluice gates of three city reservoirs to let out surplus water.


Chennai Records Highest Rainfall Since 2015, Govt Announces 2-Day Holiday In 4 Districts

Surplus water was released from Poondi, Chembarambakkam and Puzhal reservoirs. Four teams of National Disaster Response Force have been deployed to assist in rescue operations in case of emergency.

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29 October, 2021

‘Orange Alert’ Sounded For Five Districts As Incessant Rains Continue In Kerala

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The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted isolated heavy to very heavy rainfall is very likely in Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Pathanamthita, Alappuzha, Kottayam and Idukki districts.


23 October, 2021

Mudslide Leaves Three Nomads Dead In J&K’s Pulwama

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The nomad shelter in south Kashmir’s Pulwama came under a mudslide, leaving three people dead.


22 October, 2021

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

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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.


21 October, 2021

Uttarakhand Floods: Amit Shah To Undertake Aerial Survey Of Rain-Hit Regions Today

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Union Minister Amit Shah arrived in Dehradun late on Wednesday after three days of incessant rain left 52 people dead across the state


20 October, 2021

LIVE: Uttarakhand Floods | Amit Shah Conducts Aerial Survey Of Rain-Hit Areas, Rescue Operations Underway

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah arrived in Dehradun late on Wednesday to take stock of the flood situation in Uttarakhand after over 50 were killed in rain-related incidents in the state.


19 October, 2021

Uttarakhand Rains Claim 22 Lives, Nainital Cut Off From Rest Of State

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Incessant rains continued to lash various parts of the state, razing houses to the ground and leaving many trapped in the debris.


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19 October, 2021

Five Killed As Heavy Rains Lash Uttarakhand, PM Modi Takes Stock Of Situation

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The state authorities have advised Chardham pilgrims not to proceed to the Himalayan temples till the weather improves.


19 October, 2021

Kerala Opens Idamalayar, Pampa Dams As Water Level Reaches Close To Danger Mark

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Even though rains subsided in several parts of Kerala on Monday, after receiving heavy downpour last week, more rains are expected from Wednesday.


19 October, 2021

Kerala To Open Idukki, Idamalayar Dams Today, Issues Red Alert

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Kerala Rains: Idukki dam, constructed across the Periyar river, is one of the highest arch dams in Asia.


18 October, 2021

Kerala Floods: Water Level On Rise, Govt Issues Alerts

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Kerala has reported 22 deaths in incidents related to heavy rains, including landslides and flash floods, since Saturday.


06 October, 2021

Southwest Monsoon Withdrawal Begins, Second Most Delayed Since 1975

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Southwest Monsoon has receded from some parts of West Rajasthan and adjoining Gujarat. The wind system is expected to retreat from Delhi in three to four days.


28 September, 2021

Cyclone ‘Gulab’ Weakens, No Respite From Heavy Rains In Odisha

Sandeep Sahu

The Indian Meteorological Department has said there are cyclonic depressions over Bay of Bengal, which would continue to bring down rains in coastal state Odisha for next two weeks.


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13 September, 2021

Deep Depression Crosses Odisha Coast; IMD Warns Of Heavy Rainfall Over Central And West India

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A depression over the Bay of Bengal has intensified into a deep depression and crossed the Odisha coast on Monday morning, bringing heavy rains to the state, the India Meteorological Department (IMD).


Photo Gallery

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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