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LiveWeather Forecast Today HIGHLIGHTS: Heavy rainfall predicted in Odisha, Karnataka; 5 NDRF teams stationed in Vadodara

Weather forecast Today HIGHLIGHTS: The weather department has also predicted moderate to very heavy rainfall over Vidarbha, Goa, and Konkan for the rest of the week.

Kerala govt mulls bringing restrictions on constructions in landslide-prone areas

In a Facebook post Saturday, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said the government would bring curbs on construction activities in landslide-prone areas.


No traces of soil-piping in recent Kerala landslides: NCESS preliminary findings

Soil piping, a process through which water erodes beneath the ground surface and leading to underground tunnels which can enlarge over a period of time, has been cited in recent weeks as a potential threat to hillocks in Kerala.

Kerala floods: Water recedes in many low-lying areas, but death toll touches 104

There was no 'red alert' warning in any of the 14 districts as the intensity of rains decreased.

Weather Forecast Today HIGHLIGHTS: Kerala CM Vijayan announces Rs 4 lakh compensation for kin of dead

Weather forecast Today HIGHLIGHTS: Follow the latest news on rain and temperatures in Kerala, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Gujarat, Maharashtra and other parts of India.

Lot of rain in very short time: Climate change patterns explain Kerala flood catastrophe

Unlike last year, the damage is heavy in the northern districts this year -- particularly in Malappuram and Wayanad, where landslides are feared to have killed dozens.


Kerala: IMD sounds red alert in two districts as death toll climbs to 92

Rescue and relief operations continued at the landslide sites in Malappuram and Wayanad districts, but at least 40 people remained buried in the debris, official sources said.

Weather Today Highlights: Rains wreak havoc, over 100 dead in Kerala, Karnataka; Amit Shah conducts aerial survey of flood-hit areas

Weather forecast Today LIVE News Updates: Wayanad MP Rahul Gandhi will be based in his parliamentary constituency for the next few days to assess the situation in Kerala. Home Minister Amit Shah will undertake an aerial survey of Belagavi and other flood-hit areas in Karnataka.

See how flooded Kerala looks from the skies

The Cochin international airport, which has remained closed for the past two days due to waterlogging of the runway, has resumed operations from Sunday noon.

Monsoon fury: Death toll rises to 160 in Kerala, Karnataka, Maharashtra; lakhs displaced

The IMD has issued a red alert for three districts – Wayanad, Kannur and Kasaragod for Sunday. Amit Shah Sunday took an aerial survey of the flood-hit regions of Belagavi in Karnataka and Maharashtra's Kolhapur and Sangli.

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Rain fury continues in Kerala as floods wreak havoc in Maharashtra, Gujarat

The Indian Meteorological Department has predicted heavy to very heavy rains in Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Goa, Maharashtra, Gujarat, Karnataka and Kerala for the next 24 hours.

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Kerala Floods: How The River Damaged My Hometown

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.

Idea Exchange with Dr. M Rajeevan

In this edition of Idea Exchange, Secretary of the Ministry of Earth Sciences, Dr. Madhavan Nair Rajeevan addresses questions by reporters on climate change and weather prediction. See more:


4 Indian Navy personnel save 109 people

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

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Kerala paralysed by floods

As the rain fury continues in Kerala, the state government has issued a red alert notice in all the 14 districts. The death toll has climbed to 67 while over one lakh people are put in relief camps. Transport connectivity has taken a major hit with trains are either getting cancelled or delayed. The Kochi […]

Kerala Police on rescue operation at Waynad

Kerala Police adventurous journey to the relief camp.

Kerala island worries about floods destroying their link with the mainland

Residents of Kozhithuruth, an island in Kerala, are worried after their homes were flooded due to heavy rains this year. Their bigger worry is that the floods may destroy their only link to the mainland, a 30-year-old stone bridge over a stream.


Superstar Mammootty donating for CM's relief fund