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No-confidence motion against P Vijayan govt defeated in Kerala Assembly; CM says Congress in 'pathetic situation'
Politics

No-confidence motion against P Vijayan govt defeated in Kerala Assembly; CM says Congress in 'pathetic situation'

It is after a 15-year gap that a no-confidence motion was moved against the state government

Narendra Modi reviews flood situation in six states, calls for innovative technology for forecast system
India

Narendra Modi reviews flood situation in six states, calls for innovative technology for forecast system

The prime minister appealed for better coordination between Central and state agencies as part of a permanent system to predict floods

Toll due to Idukki landslide rises to 43; IMD predicts heavy rains in six districts in Kerala till Tuesday
India

Toll due to Idukki landslide rises to 43; IMD predicts heavy rains in six districts in Kerala till Tuesday

Incessant rains, landslides and opening of shutters of dams across rivers have led to rise in water levels in rivers and streams in central Kerala, aggravating the flood situation.

Landslide in Kerala Updates: Rescue ops to continue overnight, says CM Pinarayi Vijayan; NDRF team arrives at spot
India

Landslide in Kerala Updates: Rescue ops to continue overnight, says CM Pinarayi Vijayan; NDRF team arrives at spot

Landslide in Kerala LATEST Updates: Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan said that the rescue operations for those stuck in the debris of the Idukki landslide will continue during the night.

Nipah virus, Kerala floods, and now COVID-19: Malayalam media's coverage of crises offers a model worth replicating for constructive journalism
India

Nipah virus, Kerala floods, and now COVID-19: Malayalam media's coverage of crises offers a model worth replicating for constructive journalism

The Malayalam news media has focused on solution-based journalism thus guiding people in Kerala towards measures or a preventive cure to overcome a crisis like COVID-19 as opposed to peddling sensationalist or communal dribble which are characteristic of a lot of Indian language media

Man in Wayanad, who lost his house in 2019 Kerala floods, ends life over delay in receiving state assistance
India

Man in Wayanad, who lost his house in 2019 Kerala floods, ends life over delay in receiving state assistance

Anguished over the alleged delay in receiving flood relief from the Kerala government, a 42-year-old man committed suicide in Wayanad district

Kerala Tourism eyes 10-12% rise in footfalls, earnings in current fiscal post-worst deluge in a century
Business

Kerala Tourism eyes 10-12% rise in footfalls, earnings in current fiscal post-worst deluge in a century

Kerala Tourism is targeting a healthy 10-12 percent growth in both arrivals as well as in earnings in the year to March 2020 as the state has returned to normalcy after the worst deluge in a century had ravaged the entire state last year, a senior official has said

India floods 2019: Around 1,900 killed in monsoon rains, deluge across country; Maharashtra tops list with 382 deaths recorded so far
India

India floods 2019: Around 1,900 killed in monsoon rains, deluge across country; Maharashtra tops list with 382 deaths recorded so far

Nearly 1,900 people lost their lives and another 46 were reported missing this monsoon season in rains and floods which affected more than 25 lakh in 22 states, Union Home Ministry officials said

Country records highest monsoon rainfall since 1994; floods wreak havoc in several states
India

Country records highest monsoon rainfall since 1994; floods wreak havoc in several states

Most of the country was affected by the incessant monsoon rains which created havoc in many states, both killing and displacing people

Flood And Fury: Kerala's 2018 floods was only a preview to the future awaiting us
India

Flood And Fury: Kerala's 2018 floods was only a preview to the future awaiting us

The effect of global warming and deforestation is felt more across the high ranges of Kerala situated in the Western Ghats.

Four films, one weekend: Love Action Drama, Ittymani: Made in China, Brothers Day, Finals kick start Onam festivities
Entertainment

Four films, one weekend: Love Action Drama, Ittymani: Made in China, Brothers Day, Finals kick start Onam festivities

Nivin Pauly has not had a hit in a long time, and the early release of his film Love Action Drama may secure him an edge over other Onam releases.

P Vijayan praises ex-Kerala guv P Sathasivam for upholding secular values, social justice after Centre announces new appointee
India

P Vijayan praises ex-Kerala guv P Sathasivam for upholding secular values, social justice after Centre announces new appointee

Kerala governor P Sathasivam upheld the secular values of the state and his steps to encourage social justice and gender equality are a model to the country, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said at his farewell meet on Tuesday.

Rahul Gandhi writes to Arjun Munda, Pinarayi Vijayan over relief for flood-hit areas in Kerala
India

Rahul Gandhi writes to Arjun Munda, Pinarayi Vijayan over relief for flood-hit areas in Kerala

Rahul Gandhi has written to Union minister Arjun Munda and Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan, urging them for early payment of compensation to tribals and reconstruction measures in flood-hit areas.

Flood and Fury: New book analyses how myopic industries, govts facilitated the Kerala calamity in 2018
Life

Flood and Fury: New book analyses how myopic industries, govts facilitated the Kerala calamity in 2018

Journalist Viju B’s new book, Flood and Fury: Ecological Devastation in the Western Ghats, is an important and engaging read weaving together data with the actual ground situation. It goes beyond news reports, images of the flood, and the destruction brought about by it, to pinpoint how nature has been wilfully wrecked by humans.

Rahul Gandhi writes letter to Narendra Singh Tomar, Harsh Vardhan and Nitin Gadkari; seeks help to rehabilitate flood-hit Wayanad
India

Rahul Gandhi writes letter to Narendra Singh Tomar, Harsh Vardhan and Nitin Gadkari; seeks help to rehabilitate flood-hit Wayanad

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has written letters to Union ministers Narendra Singh Tomar, Harsh Vardhan and Nitin Gadkari seeking help to rehabilitate flood-hit Wayanad.

Indian obsession with Kashmir in times of devastating floods shows how State deflects attention from failure of development model
India

Indian obsession with Kashmir in times of devastating floods shows how State deflects attention from failure of development model

The flawed priority order of Indian state in keeping Kashmir above devastation from floods shows how dominant groups in the nation prioritise the problems for the state to solve

Floods in North India: 22 dead in Himachal Pradesh, eight missing in Uttarakhand; flood alert in Delhi, Haryana and Punjab
India

Floods in North India: 22 dead in Himachal Pradesh, eight missing in Uttarakhand; flood alert in Delhi, Haryana and Punjab

Heavy rains continued in Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Delhi and Uttarakahand, while the situation improved in Rajasthan and West Bengal.

Toll in Kerala floods, landslides rises to 116; ground penetrating radars being used to locate bodies in Malappuram, Wayanad
India

Toll in Kerala floods, landslides rises to 116; ground penetrating radars being used to locate bodies in Malappuram, Wayanad

After the second spell of the monsoon rains triggered landslides in Kerala, over 80,000 people were shifted to relief camps.

Monstrous alien fish spotted in the rivers of Kerala after the state's 2018 floods
science

Monstrous alien fish spotted in the rivers of Kerala after the state's 2018 floods

Kerala researchers have found that these alien fish species, arapaima and alligator gar, were caught from four rivers.

Kerala floods: 95 dead, 34 injured since 8 Aug; CM Pinarayi Vijayan announces Rs 4 lakh compensation for kin of victims
India

Kerala floods: 95 dead, 34 injured since 8 Aug; CM Pinarayi Vijayan announces Rs 4 lakh compensation for kin of victims

Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Wednesday announced a compensation of Rs 4 lakh for the families of people who lost their lives due to floods in the state.