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Yogi Adityanath asks Prayagraj, Varanasi residents to stay vigilant as Ganga, Yamuna swell due to heavy rainfall
India

Yogi Adityanath asks Prayagraj, Varanasi residents to stay vigilant as Ganga, Yamuna swell due to heavy rainfall

Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday directed officials in Prayagraj and Varanasi districts to remain vigilant as the water levels in Ganga and Yamuna rivers neared the danger mark

Amarinder Singh seeks MEA's assistance in bringing back bodies of four Sikhs who drowned in sewage tank in Italy
India

Amarinder Singh seeks MEA's assistance in bringing back bodies of four Sikhs who drowned in sewage tank in Italy

Amarinder Singh on Saturday urged the Union external affairs ministry to provide help in bringing back the mortal remains of four Sikh men drowned in a sewage tank in Italy.

Five-year-old suffering from autism drowns in hydrotherapy pool in Kolkata school run by army wives association
India

Five-year-old suffering from autism drowns in hydrotherapy pool in Kolkata school run by army wives association

A five-year-old boy drowned in a hydrotherapy pool Wednesday at a school for special children run by the army wives welfare association in Kolkata

Five bodies recovered from Andhra lake; suspected red sanders smugglers likely to have drowned while escaping police
India

Five bodies recovered from Andhra lake; suspected red sanders smugglers likely to have drowned while escaping police

Bodies of five red sanders woodcutters were found in a lake in Andhra Pradesh's Kadapa district on Sunday, police said.

Three missing, feared to have drowned while taking selfies at Diu's Nagao beach
India

Three missing, feared to have drowned while taking selfies at Diu's Nagao beach

At least three persons, were feared to have drowned in the Arabian Sea on Sunday after getting swept by high tide, while taking a selfie sitting atop a rock near Nagao beach in Diu, police said.

Boat capsizes in Andhra Pradesh's Anantapur district: 13 members of family drown in lake, locals rescue 4
India

Boat capsizes in Andhra Pradesh's Anantapur district: 13 members of family drown in lake, locals rescue 4

At least 13 members of a family were killed when a boat capsized in a lake in Andhra Pradesh's Anantapur district, police said.

Kerala: Four, including three St Stephen's students, drown in Periyar river
India

Kerala: Four, including three St Stephen's students, drown in Periyar river

Three students from Delhi's St Stephen's College and a resort owner from Kerala drowned in the Periyar river in the state on Friday evening, police said.

Watch: WHO says drowning kills 3 lakh people every year
World

Watch: WHO says drowning kills 3 lakh people every year

Men are twice as likely as women to drown, but the question remains. What can we do about it? Watch this video to find out

Four drown in temple tank in Tamil Nadu after rush of 2,000 devotees results in stampede
India

Four drown in temple tank in Tamil Nadu after rush of 2,000 devotees results in stampede

The tragedy occurred when more than 2,000 devotees tried to join the trident-carrying temple priests in taking a holy dip in the tank on Monday morning.

Ryan student's parents write to Sisodia, want to meet Delhi Depty CM seeking CBI probe
India

Ryan student's parents write to Sisodia, want to meet Delhi Depty CM seeking CBI probe

Police are struggling to determine the exact sequence of events leading to the death of the child even after conducting several rounds of questioning in this regard.

Murud beach tragedy: Time to put the spotlight on drowning deaths?
India

Murud beach tragedy: Time to put the spotlight on drowning deaths?

The body of a student missing in Monday's drowning tragedy at a beach in Murud was fished out of the waters on Tuesday, an official said.

AIIMS forensic experts to visit Ryan International School to examine spot where student drowned
India

AIIMS forensic experts to visit Ryan International School to examine spot where student drowned

Forensic medicine experts from All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) will visit Ryan International School in South Delhi on Tuesday to examine the water tank where Divyansh Kakrora was found dead.

Murud beach drowning: The horrific incident has several unfortunate precedents
Mumbai

Murud beach drowning: The horrific incident has several unfortunate precedents

The tragic incident on Monday, when at least 13 students drowned to their death in Murud in Raigad district, has several unfortunate precedents.

No selfies, please! Mumbai Police identifies 16 'no selfie zones' after drowning incidents
India

No selfies, please! Mumbai Police identifies 16 'no selfie zones' after drowning incidents

Police officers patrolling the selected areas have been briefed to warn people against taking selfies

Sikh youth removes turban to save 4 people from drowning during Ganesh immersion
India

Sikh youth removes turban to save 4 people from drowning during Ganesh immersion

A 24-year-old Sikh set aside religious code by removing his turban to save four youth from drowning in a canal in Sangrur, Punjab.

Beas tragedy: Himachal HC to give verdict on 9 December over drowning of 24 students
India

Beas tragedy: Himachal HC to give verdict on 9 December over drowning of 24 students

The Himachal Pradesh High Court on Monday decided to dispose of a petition on 9 Dec related to the drowning of 24 students of a Hyderabad engineering college in the Beas river in June.

Andaman mishap: Boat was overcrowded, had too few life jackets
India

Andaman mishap: Boat was overcrowded, had too few life jackets

The diesel-run tourist boat named Aqua Marine sank just a couple of nautical miles outside of Ross Island from where the tourists had boarded.