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Eco-San toilets provide hope in flood-prone Bihar 7.9.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Incessant rain in August along the Nepal-India border caused flooding in many districts of Bihar -- leaving over 300 dead and affecting nearly 14 million people in 18 districts.
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Lalu, Congress, rats responsible for Bihar floods: Deputy CM Sushil Modi 2.9.2017 Zee News : States
Earlier on Friday, Bihar Water Resource Minister Lalan Singh, after reviewing the flood situation, claimed that rats had damaged the river embankments that in turn caused the floods.
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Bihar Floods 2017: A human curse! 29.8.2017 Rediff: News
'Did the government learn any lesson from the disasters of 2008, 1987, 1975?'
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Idea of embankments in state dates back to 1890s 28.8.2017 TOI: Patna
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‘Need to channelize river waters to avoid floods’ 28.8.2017 TOI: Patna
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India, Nepal to boost water resources, energy cooperation 24.8.2017 All News-IANS Stories
India and Nepal on Thursday agreed to boost cooperation in harnessing water resources, flood management and energy as Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Nepal counterpart Sher Bahadur Deuba held delegation-level talks here.
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Rebooting India-Nepal ties 21.8.2017 Hindu: Home
Indian interventionism having backfired, the Nepal PM’s visit is an opportunity to raise the level of bilateral ties
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Uma Bharti to take stock of UP, Bihar floods next week 20.8.2017 New Kerala: India News
New Delhi , Aug 19 : Union Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Uma Bharti chaired a high level meeting to review the flood situation in the country and the actions being taken at the national level in New Delhi today.
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No let-up in flood fury, 49 more die in northern districts 20.8.2017 TOI: Patna
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River interlinking will reduce impact of floods: Uma Bharti 19.8.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti on Saturday reviewed the flood situation in different parts of the country and said that long-term solution to mitigate impact of floods and drought lies in interlinking rivers besides building large storages.
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उमा भारती ने देश में बाढ़ की स्थिति की समीक्षा की,  अगले सप्ताह उत्‍तर प्रदेश और बिहार का दौरा करेंगी 19.8.2017 Govt of India: PIB Hindi
केंद्रीय जल संसाधन, नदी विकास और गंगा संरक्षण मंत्री सुश्री उमा भारती ने देश में बाढ़ की स्थिति और इस दिशा में राष्ट्रीय स्तर पर उठाए जा रहे कदमों की समीक्षा के लिए आज नई दिल्ली में एक उच्चस्तरीय बैठक की
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Uma bharti reviews flood Situation in the Country will visit up and Bihar next week 19.8.2017 Govt of india: PIB
Union Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Sushri Uma Bharti took a high level meeting to review the flood situation in the country and the actions being taken at the national level in New Delhi today.
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'Flood has become an annual affair in Bihar' 18.8.2017 DNA: Mumbai
Come monsoon and the rivers in Bihar have once again breached the embankments, causing severe damages to life and property. The government machinery is yet again grappling with the relief and rescue operations. Despite the state government spending crores for the disaster control and management where 28 of 38 districts have been declared as "flood prone", the floods affect lakhs of people every year. The government measures, including construction and repair of embankments, have thoroughly failed to serve their purpose. This year, the flood has claimed almost 100 lives and affected over 93 lakh people across 17 districts in the north of the state. The toll has prompted the environmentalists and water experts to raise concern over the government's repeated failure to resolve the matter. Himalayan rivers are notorious for causing siltation between embankments. The process that badly affects the bed of the river can only be solved through dredging and treating the catchment, Patna-based hydrologist V K ...
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Many Khagaria villages face inundation threat 18.8.2017 TOI: Patna
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Thousands living under open sky in flood-hit Bihar 17.8.2017 Zee News : India National
Authorities have failed to provide them a polythene or plastic sheet. Their roof is the sky.
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Thousands living under open sky in flood-hit Bihar 17.8.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Sundari Devi and her family of seven, including an elderly mother-in-law and children, are struggling to survive along an elevated road here for the last three days.
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Manoj Bajpayee appeals to Nitish Kumar to help flood-affected areas 16.8.2017 Cinema-Showbiz
Bollywood actor Manoj Bajpayee, who has his roots in Bihar, on Wednesday appealed to the state's Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to look into the flood-affected areas there.
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Overflowing rivers inundate new areas in Bihar 16.8.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The overall flood situation in Bihar continued to be grim on Wednesday with major rivers in spate breaching banks, inundating new areas and displacing thousands of people, officials said.
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Quick evacuation is priority in flood-hit Bihar 14.8.2017 Rediff: News
The floods have hit more than 10 lakh people in 15 districts. Army columns, IAF helicopters, and NDRF and SDRF teams have been deployed to speed up evacuation.
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Nitish seeks Army help as floods worsen in 4 districts 14.8.2017 TOI: Patna
Rivers in spate as heavy rain lashes Nepal
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