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Jan 04, 2020
47 dead, thousands put in emergency shelters as Indonesia's capital Jakarta, neighbouring districts reel under floodsMonsoon rains and rising rivers submerged a dozen districts in greater Jakarta and caused landslides in the Bogor and Depok districts on the city's outskirts as well as in neighboring Lebak, which buried a dozen people
Nov 14, 2019
India kicks off $43 mn project, in three states to boost climate resilience, funded by Green Climate FundThe six-year project will build climate-resilient livelihoods for 1.7 million people in Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra and Odisha
Oct 26, 2019
Typhoon Hagibis: Ten dead, three missing in Japan as torrential rains, mudslides hit eastern part of countryJapan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held an emergency task force meeting on Saturday morning and called for 'the utmost effort in rescue and relief operations.' He also urged quicks repairs of electricity, water and other essential services to help restore the lives of the disaster-hit residents.
Oct 21, 2019
Artist uses historical markers to shed light on the effects of climate change, spread awarenessThe project, known as "Remembrance of Climate Futures, is written from the perspective of someone looking back.
Sep 27, 2019
Hyderabad rains: Protective wall of Hussain Sagar canal partially collapses, 200 houses inundatedAbout 200 houses in Hyderabad's MS Maktha area were inundated in the wee hours of Friday after a protective wall of a canal connected to Hussain Sagar lake partially collapsed due to heavy rains, official sources said
Sep 10, 2019
Nations must invest to protect themselves against climate change: ex-UN head Ban Ki-moonHe said, "climate change could push more than 100 million people in developing countries below the poverty line".
Aug 27, 2019
Is climate change the only reason for flooding taking place in the Western GhatsThe Western Ghats, older than the Himalayas, stabilised after going through many climatic variations since its formation.
Aug 03, 2019
Incessant rains lash Mumbai, neighbouring districts, disrupting road, rail traffic; extremely heavy rainfall expected in next 24 hoursIncessant rains lashed Mumbai and its surrounding areas on Saturday and the India Meteorological Department said more heavy rainfall is expected in the next 24 hours
Jul 14, 2019
Nepal floods: Toll climbs to 65, 30 still missing; water level in four rivers crosses danger mark amid heavy rainfallIt is estimated that around 6,000 people in Nepal have been badly affected by floodwaters that inundated their houses.
Jul 08, 2019
Monsoon fury to subside in Maharashtra, but East and North East India at risk of flooding next weekSome of the states in East and North East India like Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and Assam should be prepared for heavy to extremely heavy rainy spells this week.