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Aug 18, 2018
Kerala floods: Real test begins once waters recede as state would have to battle ravaged economy, threat of epidemicsResources that the tiny state of Kerala can mobilise are very limited. The flood will also impact the tax revenue as it has affected all sectors of the economy, including tourism and plantation, the main drivers of the economy.
Jan 16, 2017
Tamil Nadu CM Panneerselvam seeks Rs 39,565 cr towards drought reliefTamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam on Monday requested the central government for Rs 39,565 crore assistance towards drought relief and an immediate release of Rs 1,000 crore.
May 30, 2016
Drought in India: There's water everywhere in Latur, but not a drop of it's freeAnything to do with the storage, supply or distribution of water is a flourishing business in drought hit Latur. A sort of thirst economy exists there.
May 25, 2016
Drought in India: Narendra Modi's inaction speaks louder than his wordsWhen the PM - who is tasked with responding to a disaster takes to musing right in the middle of a drought crisis, something is out of place
Mar 14, 2016
Govt assures action to help farmers affected by unseasonal rainsWithin hours of Rahul Gandhi asking the government to take urgent steps to help farmers hit by rains and hailstorm, the government on Monday assured necessary action after getting reports from the affected states.