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Assistance rolled out for flood-hit Australian island

Assistance rolled out for flood-hit Australian island

Assistance rolled out for flood-hit Australian island: Recovery and relief efforts are being rolled out for residents of a small Torres Strait island in Australia’s Queensland state after severe wind, rain and tides damaged the remote area, officials said on Monday.Residents in a low-lying area of Yam Island, which is about 2 square km in size

Google announces $1 mn for flood relief in South Asia

Google announces $1 mn for flood relief in South Asia

Google on Thursday pledged $1 million relief to flood-hit areas of India, Nepal and Bangladesh. “We are committing $1 million from Google.org and Google employees to Goonj and Save the Children for their relief efforts,” Rajan Anandan, Vice-President, South East Asia and India, wrote in a blog post. Save the Children is working in the