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Jan 17, 2019
2018 sixth warmest year since 1901 in India, says IMD: 1,428 die due to harsh weather, including floods and thunderstormsA total of 1,428 people died due to extreme weather events in 2018, which was also the sixth warmest year since 1901, Of the 1,428 deaths recorded last year, heavy rains and subsequent flooding, dust storms, thunderstorms and lightning claimed half the lives.
Nov 28, 2018
Climate change could cause thrice as many powerful storms in some regions: StudyCertain areas could see severe tropical storms causing more rain & large-scale flooding: Researcher.
Sep 27, 2018
Mutha canal wall breaches in Pune, several residential areas inundated; no casualties reportedA breach of nearly 15 metres in Mutha canal's right bank wall around 11 am resulted in water gushing into the Janata Vasahat locality, Dandekar bridge and Sinhgad Road areas, an official in the irrigation department said.
Sep 20, 2018
Hurricane Florence: Toll rises to 37; emergency response teams say water levels in rivers to continue risingMore than 15,000 people remain in shelters and more than 200,000 customers are without power across North Carolina because of Hurricane Florence,
Sep 16, 2018
Typhoon Mangkhut wreaks havoc in Philippines as toll rises to 28; Hong Kong raises high alert as storm hurtles towards south ChinaTyphoon Mangkhut roared towards densely populated Hong Kong and southern China on Sunday after ravaging across the northern Philippines.
Jul 31, 2018
As lack of a unified authority over Yamuna harms Delhi, illegal encroachments on farmlands go uncheckedA river discreetly enters and slips out of Delhi's borders. People drive past its strong saline stench in a hurry.
Jul 17, 2018
Climate change will worsen flooding in South Asia; India already accounts for a fifth of global deaths due to floodsIndia accounts for one-fifth of global deaths due to floods, according to government data that lends perspective to a new World Bank study.
Jul 16, 2018
Hospital in Maharashtra's Gondia issued notice after video showing water flooding wards goes viral on social mediaFlooding inside Bai Gangabai Government Hospital for Women in Maharashtra's Gondia has prompted district authorities to issue notices to officials concerned over inadequate arrangements
Jan 24, 2018
Paris on flooding alert as Seine river bursts its banks, military deployed for possible evacuationsTorrential rains in France caused flooding in the eastern and northern parts of the country, with the Seine River rising in Paris and bursting its banks on Tuesday
Jan 12, 2018
Global warming will put millions of people at risk of severe river flooding in next 20 years, warns studyGlobal warming will put millions more people at risk of severe river flooding in the next 20 years, particularly in US and parts of India, Africa and Europe