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Kerala floods: Dozens missing in deadly India disaster

More than 20 people have been killed in floods in southern India after heavy rains caused rivers to overflow, cutting off towns and villages. Several houses were washed away and people became trapped...

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DRM Project Highlights in FY21: South Asia

South Asia is exposed to a variety of hazards, ranging from avalanches and earthquakes in the Himalayas to droughts and floods in the Indo-Gangetic Plain to cyclones in the Bay of Bengal and the...

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WFP India Country Brief, August 2021

Highlights • Saying malnutrition poses “major obstacles” in the development of women and children, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced during his Independence Day speech on August 15th that the...

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India: Gunmen target minorities in Jammu and Kashmir

Protect Hindus, Sikhs in Muslim-Majority Region (New York) – Indian authorities should take urgent steps to protect minority communities that are being targeted by armed groups in Jammu and Kashmir,...

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In India, mobile phone edutainment helps prevent child marriage

Rajasthan, India - Ragini learned of a 14-year-old girl in her community who was to be married to a 40-year-old man. She immediately sprang into action to prevent this from happening. But she had to...

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Sub: Cyclonic Storm ‘Gulab’ (pronounced as Gul-Aab) weakened into a Deep Depression over north Andhra Pradesh and adjoining south Odisha, Time of issue: 0345 hours IST dated: 27.09.2021

The Cyclonic Storm ‘Gulab’ (pronounced as Gul-Aab) over north Andhra Pradesh and adjoining south Odisha moved westwards with a speed of 14 kmph during last 06 hours, weakened into a Deep Depression...

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Sub: Cyclonic Storm ‘Gulab’ over Northwest & adjoining westcentral Bay of Bengal: Cyclone warning & post landfall outlook for north Andhra Pradesh and south Odisha coasts – Red Message, Time of Issue: 0830 hours IST Dated: 26.09.2021

The Cyclonic Storm ‘Gulab’ (pronounced as Gul-Aab) over northwest and adjoining westcentral Bay of Bengal moved nearly westwards with a speed of 10 kmph during last 06 hours and lay centered at 0530...

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Sub: Cyclonic Storm ‘Gulab’ (pronounced as Gul-Aab) over Northwest & adjoining westcentral Bay of Bengal: Cyclone warning for north Andhra Pradesh and south Odisha coasts – Orange Message, Time of Issue: 0130 hours IST Dated: 26.09.2021

The Cyclonic Storm ‘Gulab’ (pronounced as Gul-Aab) over northwest and adjoining westcentral Bay of Bengal moved nearly westwards with a speed of 07 kmph in last 6 hours, and lay centered at 2330 hrs...

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