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Disease outbreak reported: Dengue fever in India

From 1 June to 28 October 2003, 1,723 laboratory confirmed cases of dengue fever have been reported in Delhi and surrounding areas. Four deaths among laboratory confirmed cases have been reported on...

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ACT members bring relief to flood-stricken Indian states

Geneva, October 20, 2003 -- At the end of August this year India's Orissa and Chattisgarh States reported some of the heaviest rainfall experienced in decades. The raging floodwater that swept away...

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ACT Appeal Update India 1/2003 - Orissa Floods - ASIN34

Geneva, 30 September 2003 Present status of Appeal ASIN34 comprising emergency relief proposals for the most vulnerable flood affected in Orissa was issued on 12 September 2003. To date, of the US$...

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India: Orissa's people marooned but not forsaken

by Shabreen Nabeel, of the Indian Red Cross, in Orissa Mukhti and Sibo blissfully splash about in the floodwaters, oblivious of the worries of their 47-year-old father, Ganjam. The hardships his...

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India: Floods - Information Bulletin n° 5

Disaster Relief Emergency Fund (DREF) alocat ed: N/AThe Federation's mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity. It is the world's largest humanitarian...

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India: Flood toll in northern and eastern states crosses 453

New Delhi (dpa) - The death toll due to continuing monsoon rains and flooding in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh and the eastern states of Bihar and Orissa has reached 453, a report said Friday. ...

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Emergency in India: Orissa floods

Oxfam is providing emergency supplies to people displaced by the current floods in Orissa. East India has been badly affected by this year's monsoon rains, which are also causing flooding in Assam...

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Floods threaten east Indian city, toll up to 142

PATNA, India (Reuters) - Hundreds of people living on the outskirts of the eastern Indian city of Patna, the capital of Bihar state, fled their homes on Wednesday as flood waters from the Ganges...

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India: Orissa Flood Sitrep 10 Sep 2003 2100 hrs

NATURE OF DISASTER: FLOODS The state of Orissa is reeling under severe floods since the 27th of August 2003. Continuous rains in the upper and lower catchment areas of the Mahanadi river system...

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India: Orissa Flood Sitrep 9 Sep 2003 2200 hrs

NATURE OF DISASTER: FLOODS The state of Orissa is reeling under severe floods since the 27th of August 2003. Continuous rains in the upper and lower catchment areas of the Mahanadi river system...

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India: Orissa Flood Sitrep 8 Sep 2003 2100 hrs

NATURE OF DISASTER: FLOODS The state of Orissa is reeling under severe floods since the 27th of August 2003. Continuous rains in the upper and lower catchment areas of the Mahanadi river system...

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India: Orissa Flood Sitrep 7 Sep 2003 2300 hrs

NATURE OF DISASTER: FLOODS The state of Orissa is reeling under severe floods since the 27th of August 2003. Continuous rains in the upper and lower catchment areas of the Mahanadi river system...

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India: Orissa Flood Sitrep 7 Sep 2003 0100 hrs

NATURE OF DISASTER: FLOODS The state of Orissa is reeling under severe flood since the 27th of August 2003. Continuous rains in the upper and lower catchment areas of the Mahanadi river system...

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India: Orissa Flood Sitrep 5 Sep 2003 0600 hrs

NATURE OF DISASTER: FLOODS The state of Orissa is suffering the 10th day of the flood since the 27th of August 2003. Continuous rains in the upper and lower catchments areas of the Mahanadi river...

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