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Category: Floods
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Cyclone hit millions across Africa in record disaster: U.N. 19.3.2019 Reuters: Top News
Cyclone winds and floods that swept across southeastern Africa affected more than 2.6 million people and could rank as one of the worst weather-related disaster recorded in the southern hemisphere, U.N. officials said on Tuesday.
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Cyclone hits millions across Africa in record disaster: U.N. 19.3.2019 Reuters: World News
Cyclone winds and floods that swept across southeastern Africa affected more than 2.6 million people and could rank as one of the worst weather-related disaster recorded in the southern hemisphere, U.N. officials said on Tuesday.
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Cyclone death toll to rise significantly in Mozambique: Red Cross 19.3.2019 Reuters: World News
The number of people killed in Mozambique by powerful storms and floods across southeastern Africa is likely to rise significantly, the Red Cross said on Tuesday.
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Current affairs wrap of the day: March 18th, 2019 18.3.2019 Scroll.in
Get all the big national and international news and stay up to date with Current Affairs and General Knowledge to prepare for competitive exams.
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Heat, floods, quakes: Tokyo 2020 preparing for any disaster 14.3.2019 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
Cyberattacks, terrorism, earthquakes and heatwaves: Tokyo 2020 organisers are hoping for the best but bracing for the worst and making contingency plans for several possible catastrophes during the Games.
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Lightning kills more people in India than other extreme weather events, finds study 9.3.2019 Scroll.in
Hailstorms, lightning and dust storms proved more fatal than heat waves, cold waves and extreme precipitation between 2001 and 2014.
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Pinarayi Vijayan Asks Banks To Stop Farmers' Loan Recovery Amid Suicides 6.3.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Following a series of suicides by debt-ridden farmers in Kerala, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Wednesday asked banks to halt recovery proceedings on loans taken by them in line with the...
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India signs Loan Agreement with the World Bank for USD 96 Million for Additional Financing for Uttarakhand Disaster Recovery Project 5.3.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The World Bank, Government of India and Government of Uttarakhand (GoUK) signed here today a $96 Million Loan Agreement to provide additional funds to the State of Uttarakhand in its post-disaster recovery plans, ongoing since the floods of 2013, as well as strengthen its capacity for Disaster Risk Management.
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Despite nature’s protests, encroachment and illegal construction are rampant in Kerala’s Munnar 4.3.2019 Scroll.in
The hilly region was severely affected by the August 2018 and 1924 floods and illegal constructions could become an election issue this year.
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Kerala Farmer Kills Self Over "Mounting Debts", Ninth Suicide In 2 Months 2.3.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Apparently distressed by mounting debts and damage to crops due to the August floods, a 49-year-old farmer from Thrissur district allegedly killed himself on Friday, taking the total number of farmer...
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Centre Approves Rs 1,604 Crore Aid To Four Disaster-Hit States 28.2.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
The Centre on Thursday approved an additional assistance of Rs 1,604.15 crore to Andhra Pradesh, Manipur, Jharkhand and Rajasthan for damages incurred in natural disasters during 2018, said a Home...
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Australia, Brazil launch WTO action against India 28.2.2019 The Assam Tribune
Australia, Brazil launch WTO action against India
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Rahul slams BJP ideology 27.2.2019 The Assam Tribune
Rahul slams BJP ideology
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An eco-friendly dry toilet can change rural sanitation – but Swachh Bharat Mission is ignoring it 25.2.2019 Scroll.in
Ecosan toilets are cost effective and don’t need water, but Swachh Bharat is focusing on pit toilets.
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26 Die In Pakistan As Torrential Rain Triggers Flash Flood, Roof Collapse 21.2.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
At least 26 people were killed in Pakistan on Thursday due to incidents of roof collapse and flash floods, triggered by torrential rains that lashed several cities in the country, according to a media...
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School, Colleges In Himachal's Kullu To Be Shut Over Snowfall, Hailstorm 21.2.2019 NDTV News - Cities
After a fresh bout of snowfall, rain and hailstorm in Himachal Pradesh, the Kullu district administration has ordered to close all educational institutions on Friday, officials said.
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In Odisha, women are on the front line of the battle against climate change 19.2.2019 Scroll.in
Floods and rainfall have become synonymous for residents of Sitalpur in Bhadrak, along Odisha’s northeastern cost.
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Despite Floods, Kerala Tourism Nets Over Rs 36,000 Crore In 2018 14.2.2019 NDTV News - Latest
The domestic and foreign tourist arrivals in Kerala has witnessed a healthy increase, coupled with a record revenue earning of over Rs 36,000 crore in 2018, indicating that tourism sector has...
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3 rhino calves adopted by OIL translocated to Manas 13.2.2019 The Assam Tribune
3 rhino calves adopted by OIL translocated to Manas
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Tharoor nominates Kerala fishermen for Nobel Peace prize 7.2.2019 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
Tharoor said the fishermen took their boats inland and with their expert knowledge of the local conditions, their participation in the ongoing relief operations proved to be a gamechanger.
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