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Last updated: Dec 26 2018 11:22 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Will this year’s rains ease Bengaluru out of its water scarcity? 20.8.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Till July end, Karnataka faced severe rainfall deficit, and water levels in Cauvery reservoirs were plummeting. But in just two weeks, the situation has turned around completely. What does this mean for Bengaluru's water crisis?
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Why Koramangala looks like a war zone: Five ongoing projects in 4 sq km 19.8.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
With five major infrastructure projects, and several smaller ones, Koramangala resembles a massive construction site these days. Neither the hapless residents nor the authorities are clear about the details of these projects, or why they are needed at all
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Rain Fury Kills 22 In Himachal Pradesh, Delhi On Flood Alert: 10 Points 18.8.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Heavy rain pummelled several parts of North India on Sunday, leaving at least 28 people dead and 22 missing in Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Punjab. A flood alert was issued in parts of Delhi,...
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Karnataka: Congress’ DK Shivakumar denies phone surveillance charges under coalition government 16.8.2019 Scroll.in
This came two days after Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa ordered an inquiry into alleged phone-tapping of politicians, police officials and journalists.
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All you need to know about composting garden waste 16.8.2019 Citizen Matters
Pit composting is perhaps the easiest way to dispose of garden waste - it takes minimal effort, and gives you high-quality manure for your garden. But what exactly happens in a compost pit? And how do you ensure the right conditions for composting? Here's an explainer
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When crocodiles roam city streets: The real reason behind Vadodara floods 16.8.2019 Citizen Matters
Yet another city, yet another time. A tale of how callous city administration ignored repeated warnings and saw Vadodara go under water following spells of intense rainfall over a day this monsoon.
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12-Year-Old Boy Guides Ambulance Over Flooded Bridge In Karnataka 15.8.2019 NDTV News - South
A 12-year-old boy emerged a hero after guiding an ambulance across a bridge, near the Hirerayanakumpi village in Karnataka's Raichur district, submerged by incessant rain
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Red Alert Sounded In South Karnataka As Heavy Rains Predicted 15.8.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
The Indian meteorological department (IMD) sounded red alert in south Karnataka, as heavy rains set to pound Kodagu, Chikkamagluru and Dakshina Kannada districts on Thursday, while there was a respite...
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India floods kill more than 270, displace one million 14.8.2019 Reuters: Top News
Floods and landslides have killed more than 270 people in India this month, displaced one million and inundated thousands of homes across six states, authorities said on Wednesday after two weeks of heavy monsoon rains.
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Karnataka Man, 60, Comes Out Alive Two Days After He Jumped Into A River 14.8.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
The raging Kapila river in Karnataka's Mysuru district could send shivers to anyone, but not Venkatesh Murthy, a 60-year-old priest.
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54 Dead, Lakhs Moved As Reduced Rain Predicted In Flood-Hit Karnataka 13.8.2019 NDTV News - Latest
The number of deaths from floods in Karnataka have reached 54 and 15 are missing, the government said on Tuesday. Nearly 7 lakh people have been evacuated and 4 lakh have been moved to shelters across...
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Belgaum boxer wins silver after swimming 2.5 kilometres in Karnataka floods to reach event: Report 13.8.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
When floods affected Nishan Manohar Kadam’s village in Belgaum last week, the 19-year-old had no choice but to find an escape route.
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48 Dead In Karnataka Floods, Chief Minister Oversees Relief Operations 12.8.2019 NDTV News - South
In Karnataka, rainfall has decreased to some extent, but an orange alert has been declared for southern districts. This is after days of rain and flooding that has left at least 48 dead and 12 people...
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Mumbai-Bengaluru Highway, Closed For Days Due To Flood, Reopens 12.8.2019 NDTV News - India-news
The Mumbai-Bengaluru National Highway No 4, closed near Kolhapur in Maharashtra for the last six days, was opened for traffic on Monday after flood waters receded, an official said.
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Death toll from Indian floods reaches 147, hundreds of thousands evacuated 11.8.2019 Reuters: South Asia News
The death toll from floods in the Indian states of Karnataka, Kerala and Maharashtra rose to 147, state authorities said on Sunday, as rescue teams raced to evacuate people and waters submerged parts of a world heritage ...
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Bengaluru marches to promote scientific temper 10.8.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Around 200 scientists, teachers and citizens participated in a march in the city today, to promote scientific temper. Taking science to common citizens, solutions to Bengaluru's water crisis were among the topics discussed at the event
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24 Killed In Rain-Battered Karnataka, BS Yediyurappa Calls For Funds 10.8.2019 NDTV News - South
At least 24 people were killed as heavy rain battered 16 districts of Karnataka in recent weeks, but weather officials predict that the ordeal will end soon.
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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitaraman visits flood affected areas Karnataka as situation continues to be grim 10.8.2019 Central Chronicle
Agencies, Bengaluru Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitaraman today arrived at flood ravaged Belagavi district, even as the flood situation continued to be grave in North and Sourh Karnataka Districts including those coming under Western Ghat districts. The death toll in flood related incidents was put at 24 in the State. Addressing a press conference after […]
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Death toll from India floods rises to 95, hundreds of thousands evacuated 10.8.2019 Reuters: Top News
The death toll from floods in Karnataka, Kerala and Maharashtra rose to 95, official figures showed on Saturday, as heavy rain and landslides forced hundreds of thousands to evacuate their homes.
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Maharashtra, Kerala Worst-Hit In Flood Fury, Lakhs Evacuated: 10 Facts 10.8.2019 NDTV News - India-news
Dozens have been killed and lakhs have been forced out of their homes as monsoon rains continue to batter several parts of the country. Maharashtra, Kerala, Karnataka are the worst-hit. Over two lakh...
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