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Floods village Bathinda rebuilt

Once washed away in devastating floods, this small village in Bathinda rebuilt

Rajay Deep Burj Tharor (Bathinda) Once washed away in the devastating floods occurred in 1955, this small village in Bathinda district, after getting rebuilt, is now standing as an icon of the rural planning as well as sustainability. Not only neat and clean, this village is now well planned, having seven lanes all nearly 30 feet wide crossing each

Mercedes-Benz Bolsters After-Sales Service In Kerala For Flood-Affected Cars

Mercedes-Benz Bolsters After-Sales Service In Kerala For Flood-Affected Cars

Mercedes-Benz has announced some special customer centric after-sales initiatives for flood-affected cars in Kerala. Here’s how the luxury carmaker intends to come to the rescue of its customers: 1. Mercedes-Benz’s service partner — Allianz Global — will recover or tow the affected vehicles and towing charges will be waived off by Mercedes-Benz dealerships 2. Mercedes-Benz aims

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Vajpayee’s death: Railway exams to be held as scheduled

The Indian Railways has announced that the Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) exams scheduled for Friday for the post of assistant loco pilots and technicians will go ahead as per schedule across India except for flood-hit Kerala.  The announcement came after a half-day holiday was declared for all central government departments on Friday in the wake of former prime minister Atal

Cyclone Cempaka kills at least 19 in Indonesia

Jakarta, Nov 29, A tropical cyclone which hit Indonesia’s main island of Java has triggered severe flooding and landslides which left 19 dead, an official said today. Landslides claimed 15 lives in east and central Java, while four others perished in floods unleashed by Cyclone Cempaka. “Thousands of homes, hectares of agricultural land and public

Vietnam floods

37 killed in Vietnam floods, landslides

Hanoi, Oct 12, 37 killed in Vietnam floods, landslides. At least 37 people were killed and 40 others reported missing in floods and landslides triggered by heavy rains since the past four days in Vietnam, the authorities said on Thursday.The floods and landslides have injured 21 people, inundated over 16,700 houses, damaged more than 39,300

Flooding in India, Nepal, B’desh affecting 16 mln children: UNICEF

United Nations, Sep 3 About 16 million children across India, Bangladesh and Nepal are in urgent need of life-saving support due to “catastrophic” flooding in the three South Asian countries, a UN agency said. “Millions of children have seen their lives swept away by these devastating floods” said Jean Gough, UNICEF Regional Director for South Asia.

UP's flood woes continue; Toll touches 104

UP’s flood woes continue; Toll touches 104

Uttar Pradesh flood woes continued as the toll rose to 104 with one more death, while over 28 lakh people are affected as raging waters of the rivers emanating from Nepal caused havoc in vast swathes of land.The relief commissioner’s office here said around three lakh people have taken shelter in relief camps in the

Rajnath calls up Nitish over Bihar flood situation

Rajnath calls up Nitish over Bihar flood situation

New Delhi, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday spoke with Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar over phone and discussed the flood situation in the state. Rajnath calls Nitish Bihar flood situation. Rajnath calls Nitish Bihar flood situation“Spoke to Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and discussed the flood situation in the state,” the Home Minister tweeted. Rajnath

Death toll from floods in northern Vietnam rises to 23

Northern Vietnam Death toll from floods rises to 23. Hanoi, Aug 6 Rescuers in Vietnam have recovered 16 more bodies over the past three days, bringing the death toll from floods in four northern provinces to 23.Flash floods triggered by heavy rains earlier this week also left 16 people missing and injured 21 others. According to

Rahul Gandhi Finds Fault With Rajasthan’s Flood Rehabilitation Work

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Friday said that Chief Minister Vasundhra Raje-led Rajasthan Government is not taking adequate steps to provide relief to people of the state who have been affected by floods. Gandhi, who was here to take stock of the situation, said he received poor response from people of the state as no

Floods In Thailand’s Northeast Kill 23 People- Daily Post India

Floods In Thailand’s Northeast Kill 23 People

Heavy rains have brought some of the worst floods for years to Thailand’s rural northeast where 23 people have died over the past month, officials said today. Flash floods have disrupted air travel, inundated rail tracks and swallowed farmland across the rice-farming region of Isaan, affecting more than one million Thais. Twenty-three people have died

PM Modi announces relief fund of 2000 crore to flood hit northeast areas

PM Modi announces relief fund of 2000 crore to flood hit northeast areas

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday took a stock of flood affected areas in North-Eastern States at a series of high-level meetings in Guwahati and announced fund of over Rs. 2000 crore. The Prime Minister announced the package for relief, rehabilitation, reconstruction and flood mitigation measures in the flood-affected North-Eastern states.  Prime Minister Modi held

Modi announces Rs 2 lakh compensation to flood victims

New Delhi,  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday announced ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakh for the kin of those who lost their lives in the Assam and Rajasthan floods.“PM Narendra Modi announced Rs two lakh each for the next of kin of those who have lost their lives in the floods in Assam and Rajasthan,”

Rajasthan : 800 cows died in floods, Gau-Rakshaks seen nowhere

Rajasthan : 800 cows died floods, Gau-Rakshaks seen nowhere. Jaipur: The cow has been named as goddess in the country and in many parts of the country cow is even worshiped but due to rain and floods in Rajasthan, cows’ livelihood has come under threat in Pathmera Gaushala of Jalore, the country’s largest Gaushala. 800

27 rescued from flood-hit areas of Rajasthan

Jaipur, Jul 26 (PTI) The Army today rescued 27 people from rain-hit areas of southwestern and southeastern Rajasthan as relief works continued there. Jalore, Sirohi and Pali are the worst affected districts in the region where rescue and relief works are going on for the last couple of days. Incessant rainfall has thrown normal life out

Ambulance washed away by flood waters

Lohardaga (Jharkhand), July 26  An ambulance with four members of a family in it was washed away by the flood waters of Koel river in Jharkhand’s Lohardaga district in the early hours today, official sources said. The four members comprised a paralysed school teacher and three others. Another family member and the ambulance driver had

IAF to conduct flood rescue operations in Gujarat

IAF to conduct flood rescue operations in Gujarat

For all the Latest news download Daily Post news app:- Click For Android Click For IOS The Indian Air Force (IAF) on Monday has released four helicopters to conduct flood rescue and relief operations in different parts of Rajasthan.Four 04 Mi-17v5 helicopters from bases at Rajasthan’s Jamnagar, Jodhpur and Phalodi have been assigned for the rescue operations.Villages in Dhanera and Deesa Taluka

Gujarat:3 died in floods, government starts helpline

Gujarat:3 died in floods, government starts helpline

For all the Latest news download Daily Post app Click For Android:- Click For IOS:- Gujarat:3 died in floods, government starts helpline. In Gujarat: Due to the torrential rains that started on Friday night, 20 tehsils, including Morbi, Rajkot, Surendranagar and Banaskantha, have been flooded. As a result of this flood three people killed, the NDRF team

Floods in Assam:44 died and 17 lakh affectd

Floods in Assam:44 died,more than 17 lac affected

The flood situation has taken a critical turn in Guwahati,Assam.Many people have died and more than 17 lakh people have been affected in Assam with floods. According to sources, five people have died in the last 24 hours due to floods so the number of the dead people has risen up to 44.Ten people died

Lightning kills 26 ; many dies in Assam flood

Lightning kills 26 ; many dies in Assam flood

At least 19 people were killed in separate incidents of lightning strike in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh, while the flood situation in Assam deteriorated today as a fresh death took the toll to 26. In the national capital, however, it was a hot and humid day with the minimum and maximum temperatures settling above normal