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Tuesday, October 26, 2021



Who can stop Venice from sinking?

September 09, 2021 11:47 am

In 2019, Venice experienced the worst flooding the city has seen in decades. The waters in Venice peaked at 1.87 meters that year, the second highest since official records began in 1923

Destruction and paralysis left by Ida across New York area

September 02, 2021 8:32 pm

More than 200,000 homes in New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania remain without power, and states of emergency have been declared across the region.

New York, New Jersey declare emergencies, at least 9 reported dead in record rains

September 02, 2021 4:49 pm

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio described the flooding and weather on Wednesday night as a "historic weather event". The National Weather Service issued a flash flood emergency in New York City for the first time.

New York City flooding Highlights: At least 49 dead after floodwaters from Ida's remnants swamp 6 US states

September 03, 2021 10:51 pm

New York City flooding Highlights: Dozens have died in six Eastern states — Connecticut, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania and Virginia — after Hurricane Ida brought unprecedented rainfall to some areas.

Dozens of towns isolated by flooding in Australian state

March 22, 2021 6:48 pm

Around 18,000 people had been evacuated from flooding in New South Wales by Monday and emergency services feared up to 54,000 people could be displaced with rain forecast to continue until Wednesday.

Torrential rain pounds southern, western states; death toll crosses 100: Top 10 developments

August 10, 2019 9:44 pm

Torrential rains have claimed 42 lives in Kerala, 29 in Maharashtra, 24 people have died in Karnataka whereas 19 have lost their lives in Gujarat since Friday evening due to rain-related incidents, PTI reported.

US Northeast still facing flooding, outages after killer storm

March 04, 2018 3:43 pm

The remnants of the storm, known as a nor'easter, lingered on Sunday with flood watches and wind advisories in effect until 1 pm in northeastern United States even as it moved hundreds of miles out to sea, hampering efforts to restore power.

Global warming will put millions more at flood risk in next 20 years: Study

January 12, 2018 6:58 pm

Scientists have said that global warming will create more river-based floods in the upcoming 20 years, that would majorly impact the US, parts of India, Africa and central Europe.

Khadakwasla dam water released; PMC staff put on alert to tackle any flood situation

August 01, 2014 11:39 am

A wall collapsed in Budhwar Peth and many roads got waterlogged, as drains were choked by waste.

Farms flooded in Kapurthala,Hoshiarpur villages

April 09, 2014 11:41 am

Heavy inflow of water in Pong dam and Chakki Khadd (water stream) led to flooding in the agricultural land of around two dozen villages in two districts of Doaba region