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Respite from heavy showers in city but more rains likely in state 20.7.2018 Central Chronicle
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, In the last 24 hours, the monsoon activities were subdued in the city with some respite from heavy rains, but the Met Department has predicted more rains in next 24 hours. The intensity of monsoon rains would be lesser over the western districts as compared to east during the next 24 hours. However, […]
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MoS Sarang takes stock of water-logging in lower slum areas 20.7.2018 Central Chronicle
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Cooperatives, Bhopal Gas Tragedy, Relief and Rehabilitation, Vishwas Sarang, today visited the lower settlements in view of the rains since this morning and took stock of water logging. Sarang visited all such settlements of Padmanabha Nagar, Old Subhash Nagar, Mahamai Ka Bagh, Chanakyapuri, Santoshi Mata Mandir, Navin […]
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Gujarat minister Kunvarji Bavaliya faces public anger in Una 20.7.2018 DNA: India
The newly-made water resources minister in Gujarat government, Kunvarji Bavaliya, was embarrassed during his visit to the flood-hit villages in Una Tehsil on Thursday. The minister was greeted with curses and made to leave immediately when he reached Vasoj village. Bavaliya had entered several houses to meet the flood victims, but people gathered one of the women started shouting at him and forced him to leave the place. "You appear only for poll campaign seeking votes, but then never turn up. Can you see our plight? Did you ever come to repair the roads? Your party has been ruling in Gujarat for 22 years but never gave us good roads. We had to build them ourselves," the lady screamed. Reacting to it, Bavaliya said, "I had gone to visit the flood-affected areas as CM asked me to. Such incidents happen when one dedicates his life to the people. I could see that local Congress MLA has failed to meet with the expectation of his voters, but now I will fulfil that, although I am not local MLA." The Chief ...
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Pot Pourri 20.7.2018 The Shillong Times
165-year-old newspaper vows to publish despite office fire Woodstock (US): A newspaper that has published every week since its founding in 1853 but recently lost its office in a fire has vowed it will publish this week’s issue, too. Vermont Standard president and owner Phil Camp Sr. said Wednesday that production was running one day […]
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Erosion-hit Balipara, Pachmile locals decry govt apathy 19.7.2018 The Assam Tribune
Erosion-hit Balipara, Pachmile locals decry govt apathy
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Morigaon district may face drought-like situation 19.7.2018 The Assam Tribune
Morigaon district may face drought-like situation
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No Central funds for flood management till 2020 19.7.2018 The Assam Tribune
No Central funds for flood management till 2020
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BMC pats its own back before Bombay High Court, claims ‘plastic ban’ will help end city’s waterlogging 19.7.2018 Free Press Journal: Mumbai
Mumbai: The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) was on Wednesday seen ‘patting’ its own back
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CS seeks report on waterlogging-prone areas in Delhi 19.7.2018 PTI: All news
CS seeks report on waterlogging-prone areas in Delhi
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BMC finished 85 per cent work of protecting manholes: Bombay High Court told 18.7.2018 Free Press Journal: Mumbai
Mumbai: The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has completed about 85 per cent work of installing
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Two dead, 3,500 relocated as rains lash parts of Gujarat 18.7.2018 PTI: All news
Two dead, 3,500 relocated as rains lash parts of Gujarat
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Heavy rains likely across Gujarat over next five days 18.7.2018 DNA: Urban Tales
Even as heavy rains lashed many places in Saurashtra and south Gujarat on Tuesday, the Indian Meteorological Department has said that heavy rains are likely in south Gujarat, Saurashtra, Kutch and north Gujarat over the next five days. Devbhumi Dwarka, Porbandar and Junagadh in Saurashtra, and Navsari and Dangs in south Gujarat received heavy to extremely heavy rainfall on Tuesday, throwing life out of gear. IMD Ahmedabad's director Jayant Sarkar said at the Weather Watch Group meeting in Gandhinagar that the cyclonic circulation system above the Arabian Sea will lead to heavy to extremely heavy rainfall at several places across the state. The meeting was presided over by Relief Commissioner MR Kothari, who said that 20 teams of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) have been pressed into service in view of the flood-like situation at many places. Four teams of NDRF have been deployed in Gir Somnath district, which witnessed incessant rainfall on Monday, and three teams in Vadodara. Kothari said at the ...
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Mumbai rainwater floods hospital wards in Gondia 17.7.2018 Free Press Journal: Mumbai
Gondia: A video of women patients on their beds, with almost knee-deep rain water flooding the wards
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Modi govt providing extra assistance to Bihar, but special status still needed: Nitish 17.7.2018 PTI: All news
Modi govt providing extra assistance to Bihar, but special status still needed: Nitish
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Heatwave hits Japan flood recovery 17.7.2018 The Shillong Times
Tokyo: A blistering heatwave smothered swathes of flood-hit western Japan on Monday, hampering clean-up efforts as survivors and relief workers toil in stifling temperatures a week after devastating inundations that killed more than 200 people. Tens of thousands of rescue workers are still digging through the debris for bodies after Japan’s worst weather-related disaster in […]
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Road breached by Singra river in NL restored 16.7.2018 The Assam Tribune
Road breached by Singra river in NL restored
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EU takes anti-Trump trade show to China and Japan 15.7.2018 PTI: All news
EU takes anti-Trump trade show to China and Japan
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Flash flood poses serious threat to Goat Research Station at Byrnihat 14.7.2018 The Assam Tribune
Flash flood poses serious threat to Goat Research Station at Byrnihat
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Japan Floods: 200 killed, over 120 missing; the disaster captured in pictures 13.7.2018 Free Press Journal: World
Around 200 killed and more than 120 people missing in Japan as unusually heavy rains have caused lethal
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Cachar flood damages 128 road stretches 13.7.2018 The Assam Tribune
Cachar flood damages 128 road stretches
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