The Idukki district has banned tourism and late night travel in the district starting Friday in view an IMD forecast of heavy to very heavy rains in Kerala and Lakshadweep in the next two-three days Firstpost - Published
Rains have subsided in Kerala, but there seems to be no end to the destruction caused by the floods and landslides, which claimed over 230 lives since August 8.
A bleak, uncertain future stares the.. DNA - Published
Even as Kerala is facing its worst ever monsoon floods, environmentalists call it as a man-made disaster citing the government's failure on the environmental policy front. They attributed the.. DNA - Published
The Supreme Court today asked the National Crisis Management Committee (NCMC) and a sub-committee set up by Kerala to deal with the flood situation in the state to coordinate and explore the.. DNA - Published
Taking note of the "grave" flood situation in Kerala, the Supreme Court on Thursday ordered the disaster management panel of the Mullaperiyar Dam to urgently decide on lowering the water level by three.. DNA - Published
Indian Navy has commneced the airlift operations in Trichur, Aluva and Muvattupuzha area. The airlift operation by Indian Navy has so far rescued 36 people stranded in the state. People are being.. DNA - Published
The husband of Lini Puthussery, the Kerala nurse who died of the Nipah virus earlier this year, has donated his first salary for the Kerala flood relief
According to a News18 report, Sajeesh, who was.. DNA - Published
As the floods in Kerala continue, things have just gone from bad to worse for its residents. Although the death toll suggests that at least 67 people have died due to the rains, the damage that the.. DNA - Published
The situation continues to look grim in Kerala with rains hitting several districts of the state. For those interested in helping those in need, click here.
The toll in rain and flood-related.. DNA - Published
The decision to suspend the operations was taken after shutters of the Idamalayar and Cheruthoni dams, part of Idukki reservoir, were opened on Tuesday evening to release excess water. Rediff.com - Published
Cochin International Airport today suspended all flight operations till 2 pm as water level has increased in the airport area following continuous rains and the opening of dam shutters in Periyar.. DNA - Published
Water level in the Idukki dam has receded to 2,397.58 feet, alleviating concerns about floods in fresh downstream areas however five shutters of Cheruthoni dam, part of Idukki reservoir, will continue.. Firstpost - Published
Heavy rains have battered the nothern and central Kerala since August 8. The state has been affected majorly by the Southwest Monsoon. Death toll has reached 32 and according to state offcials, over.. DNA - Published
National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) rescue officer Kanhaiya Kumar (not to be confused with the student leader), who hogged the headlines for saving a child in Idukki district of flood-hit Kerala,.. DNA - Published
Idukki district collector Jeevan Kumar assured that they have safely shifted people to the relief camps set up in Munnar and several other nearby districts where the water level is comparatively low. DNA - Published
As heavy rains continued to lash various parts of Kerala, two more shutters of the Cheruthoni Dam, part of the Idukki reservoir, were opened on Friday as the water level touched 2,401 feet. Firstpost - Published
At least 22 people have died in Kerala due to heavy rains and landslides, the Home Ministry said today.
According to a home ministry spokesperson, of the total deaths, 11 people died in Idukki.. DNA - Published
With the water level in the Idukki reservoir touching 2,395 feet tonight, just nine feet short of the full level, an orange alert was issued by the authorities. The Kerala State Disaster Management.. DNA - Published