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Cambodia + 6 more

Heavy Floods Widespread Across Asia

Geneva, 30 September - UNISDR Chief Margareta Wahlström today expressed concern at the great number of people who have lost their lives or have been affected by severe floods currently ravaging many...

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Trauma takes its toll on flood-hit people

Binita Jaiswal, TNN | Sep 28, 2011, 11.07PM IST CUTTACK: People in flood-affected areas have fallen prey to mental disorders with their livelihood and livestock swallowed by the swirling floodwaters...

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Floodwaters recede, woes continue

Sandeep Mishra, TNN | Sep 28, 2011, 11.09PM IST BHUBANESWAR: Though the water level has started receding in flood-affected districts, the slow pace of discharge into the sea combined with inadequate...

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Lakhandei breaches bund, floods more villages

TNN | Sep 28, 2011, 12.45AM IST PATNA: The flood situation in Bihar remained grim on Tuesday with the Lakhandei river breaching its embankment at three places and marooning thousands even as the...

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Sleepless nights for villagers of diara areas

Kumod Verma, TNN | Sep 28, 2011, 12.53AM IST PATNA: Threatened with constant floods and erosion by the Ganga and Sone, six panchayats under diara areas of Danapur and Digha have become an unsafe...

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Update on Flood Situation in Odisha 27 September 2011

Ministry of Home Affairs 19:04 IST Extent of floods : A total of 10 districts of Odisha namely Jajpur, Bhadrak, Kendrapara, Baleswar, Mayurbhanj, Keonjhar, Sundergarh, Angul, Dhankanal ,and Deogarh...

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Appeal No. MAAIN001 Mid-Year report

This report covers the period 1 January to 30 September 2011. Programme outcome: The 2011 disaster management programme is designed around the four disaster management (DM) strategic objectives of...

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Bangladesh + 2 more

South Asia Floods 2011: Work Report 1

Situation Since mid August this year, many South Asian countries including Bangladesh, India, and Pakistan experienced excessive heavy rains which led to landslides, affecting more than 17.8 million...

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Downpour wreaks havoc in eastern UP

TNN | Sep 26, 2011, 05.49AM IST LUCKNOW: The weather in the city turned pleasant due to overcast skies and drizzle all day long on Sunday, but it wreaked havoc in other districts of the state...

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Incessant rain triggers flood fear in 12 districts

Abhay Singh | Sep 26, 2011, 12.48AM IST PATNA: Given the incessant rain and sudden increase in the volume of water flowing in Sone river, a grim flood scenario is facing the people living in the 12...

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Fresh flood submerges 600 villages in Orissa

PTI | Sep 23, 2011, 03.40PM IST BHUBANESWAR: Flood condition worsened in Orissa on Friday with four major rivers submerging around 600 villages in the state. Fresh flood in Brahmani, Baitarani,...

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Fresh flood fear looms in 5 Orissa districts

TNN | Sep 23, 2011, 11.20AM IST BHUBANESWAR: Incessant rain, triggered by a depression over the Bay of Bengal, threatened flood for the second time within two weeks in Bramhani and Baitarani rivers...

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CM fears floods, asks people to remain alert

Ajanta, TNN | Sep 23, 2011, 03.39AM IST KOLKATA: Chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday expressed her concern over heavy downpour and the release of water by Damodar Valley Corporation (DVC) that...

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Areas of concern - India floods

Christian Aid is responding to severe floods in India, in the state of Orissa which have affected more than 3 million people and claimed at least 39 lives across 19 districts. More than 300,000...

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