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Sep 03, 2018
Fresh wave of floods hits Assam; Brahmaputra and tributaries flow above danger mark; four districts affectedIn the last two waves of floods in Assam, at least 50 people had died. Dhemaji is the worst-hit district this time.
Sep 02, 2018
Kerala, After the Flood: Aftermath of calamity shows need for institution dedicated to coordinating rescue effortsIn some places in Kerala, authorities have been unable to develop an effective system to distribute aid to flood-affected people.
Aug 31, 2018
China warns India of flood-like situation after heavy rainfall: Assam, Arunachal Pradesh on high alertAt present, three rivers in Assam — the Dhansiri, Brahmaputra and Jia Bharali — are flowing above the danger level, compelling 1,488 people to stay in relief camps.
Aug 25, 2018
Assam: Three people, including mother and child, killed in rain-related incidents in Guwahati; Rs 4 lakh ex-gratia announcedThree persons, including a mother and child, were killed in landslides in Guwahati following torrential rains since Thursday night which triggered flash floods and led to water logging in several areas
Aug 22, 2018
Apart from Kerala floods, heavy monsoon spell wreaks havoc in Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Odisha, Himachal PradeshBesides Kerala, several other states such as Karnataka, Uttarakhand, Jammu and Kashmir, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh and Assam witnessed heavy rains, floods, landslides and cyclone warnings.
Aug 13, 2018
Rains, floods claim 776 lives in seven states this monsoon; 187 killed in Kerala, 171 in Uttar PradeshAccording to the Home Ministry, this monsoon, floods and rains have hit 26 districts in Maharashtra, 23 in Assam, 22 in West Bengal, 14 in Kerala, 12 in Uttar Pradesh, 11 Nagaland and 10 in Gujarat.
Aug 05, 2018
Assam floods: Toll rises to 43 as situation worsens; over 1 lakh people affected across six districtsThe flood situation in Assam deteriorated on Saturday with two more deaths reported in Sivasagar district, taking the toll to 43.
Aug 01, 2018
Assam floods: Two more people die as toll rises to 38 this year; almost 60,000 affected by torrential rainsAccording to Assam State Disaster Management Authority, one person died in Dhemaji and the other in Golaghat districts in the flood related incidents
Jul 28, 2018
Monsoon in India: 537 killed in rain-related incidents in six states this season, says MHA data; highest toll in MaharashtraDuring the monsoon in Assam, 10.17 lakh people have borne the brunt of heavy rainfall and floods, of which 2.17 lakh are living in relief camps.
Jul 02, 2018
National Register of Citizens: Supreme Court extends deadline to publish final draft of Assam NRC to 30 JulyLast week, Assam NRC coordinator Prateek Hajela had said they would not meet the 30 June deadline due to the floods in the state