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Malaysian PM under fire for golfing with Obama as 118,000 flee worst floods in decades

Dec 26, 2014

Malaysian PM under fire for golfing with Obama as 118,000 flee worst floods in decades

Seasonal flooding hits Malaysia every year and regularly forces tens of thousands from their homes, but the latest round has forced authorities to evacuate around 118,000, mostly in the north-east, state news agency Bernama reported. #Barack Obama #Golf #NewsTracker #Floods #Malaysia #Najib Razak #Floods in Malaysia
Floods and mudslides in Sri Lanka kill three

Dec 23, 2014

Floods and mudslides in Sri Lanka kill three

Three people died and more than 60,000 had to be evacuated to safer locations due to floods and mudslides caused by heavy rains around Sri Lanka. #Sri Lanka #NewsTracker #Flood #natural calamities #mudslides
Over 35,000 marooned by bad weather, flash floods in Sri Lanka

Dec 21, 2014

Over 35,000 marooned by bad weather, flash floods in Sri Lanka

Nearly 35,000 people have been marooned due to torrential rains and flashfloods in Sri Lanka, disaster officials said. #Sri Lanka #NewsTracker #Floods #Flash Floods #Sri Lanka officials
Amit Shah falsifying facts on flood relief fund, says Omar Abdullah

Dec 12, 2014

Amit Shah falsifying facts on flood relief fund, says Omar Abdullah

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Friday lashed out at BJP president Amit Shah for "falsifying facts" about the amount released by the Centre for the flood-affected people of the state, saying Rs 1700 crores was "not even enough" to raise the basic infrastructure. #BJP #Jammu and Kashmir #Omar Abdullah #TheySaidIt #Flood #Amit Shah #flood relief #J and K Assembly Election 2014
UN declares emergency in flood-ravaged Gaza City

Nov 28, 2014

UN declares emergency in flood-ravaged Gaza City

A United Nations agency declared a state of "emergency" in Gaza City today, after two days of heavy rains and flooding in the war-ravaged Palestinian enclave. #United Nations #Hamas #UN #Palestine #Gaza #Gaza floods

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Uttarakhand tragedy Why the met dept's 'warnings' were ignored

Jun 30, 2013

Uttarakhand tragedy Why the met dept's 'warnings' were ignored

The meteorological department's warnings were possibly ignored because they didn't hint at the intensity of the disaster they were faced with. #ConnectTheDots #India Meteorological Department #Uttarakhand floods #Uttarakhand tragedy #Met department's warnings
Uttarakhand tragedy Why development couldn't save lives

Jun 30, 2013

Uttarakhand tragedy Why development couldn't save lives

The reasonable risk involved in the growth of tourism and hydel industries is loss of hundreds lives of the local poor who are apparently benefiting from development. #India #ConnectTheDots #Uttarakhand #Vijay Bahuguna #Uttarakhand floods #Development projects #India development