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Kerala's wettest October in 122 years

October 31, 2021 9:50 pm

Between 1901 and 2020, Kerala's October rainfall crossed 500 mm only on three occasions -- 1999 (567.9mm), 1932 (543.2mm) and 2002 (511.4mm) and not once in the last decade.

Heavy rains, landslides in Kerala leave 5 dead; ‘situation serious,’ says CM

October 16, 2021 9:35 pm

Two people were killed after the car in which they were travelling was swept away by rising floodwaters near Moonunkavayal on the Kanjar-Manappadi road in Idukki district.

Idukki landslide: Toll 55, search picks up pace after lull in rain

August 13, 2020 12:38 am

Operations led by the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) are continuing in the area even on the sixth day today to trace 15 more missing people.

Kerala: Rain-triggered mudslide disrupts rail traffic in Kottayam

July 29, 2020 10:58 pm

A bout of heavy rainfall in parts of central and south Kerala since Tuesday night has led to severe waterlogging, mudslides and major damage to property. 

Kerala floods: Trains cancelled, diverted after rain forecast, here is the full list

August 12, 2019 12:07 pm

With IMD predicting rain in parts of Kerala today, the Southern Railway has cancelled trains to the neighbouring state.

Kavalappara landslide: Only house standing, but resident not sure if it’s a good thing to be alive

August 12, 2019 1:07 pm

Kerala flood: If ever there was a miracle in Kavalappara that night, it saved the lives of Thankamani and her husband. Except for the couple's home, a tiny Shiva temple and a clump of areca nut trees in the centre, the hill had wiped out everything.

Rahul Gandhi visits flood-ravaged Wayanad, assures displaced people of assistance

August 11, 2019 8:35 pm

Gandhi visited relief camps at Kotakkal in Nilambur, Mambad, Edavannapara and the landslide site of Kavalappara in Malappuram district. 

Schools, colleges in parts of Kerala shut down due to heavy rain

July 22, 2019 5:29 pm

The IMD has issued a red alert in Kozhikode, Wayanad and Kannur districts for Monday

Four dead, three missing as rains lash Kerala, red alert in many districts

July 21, 2019 9:29 pm

The IMD has also forecast "extremely heavy rainfall" in Kannur and Kasargod districts on Tuesday. The Met department has also sounded an orange alert in Kottayam, Thrissur, Ernakulam and Malappuram till July 25.

Weather forecast today HIGHLIGHTS: Monsoon 'likely' to set in over Kerala during next 24 hours

June 08, 2019 9:04 am

Weather forecast and Temperature HIGHLIGHTS: "A low pressure area is very likely to form over southeast and adjoining eastcentral Arabian Sea off Kerala-Karnataka coast around 9th June. It is likely to move north-northwestwards and intensify gradually," IMD further said.


Kerala Floods: How The River Damaged My Hometown

June 22, 2020 6:17 pm

One of the worst affected areas in Kerala is the district of Idukki. The Indian Express's Arun Janardhanan reported on how the floods damaged his hometown and aerial footage reveals the extent of damage. The death toll in the state is now above 300.

4 Indian Navy personnel save 109 people

June 22, 2020 6:18 pm

Four personnel of the Indian Navy saved 109 people in an operation that lasted over four hours in Kerala's Thrissur district.

Kerala paralysed by floods

June 22, 2020 6:19 pm