Kerala flood

Flood relief: Kerala requests Rs 2101 crore; Centre gives zero

Kakkanad: The Centre refused to provide even a single rupee of the emergency relief ..

AK Saseendran
Radar system will be brought for search operation: Minister AK Saseendran
Pinarayi Vijayan
Govt announces Rs 10,000 for flood victims; Rs 4 lakh for family of deceased
Class 9 student donate rice for flood relief
Class 9 student donates 350 kg rice for flood victims
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Flood victims to get home appliances at low cost

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala government is preparing a scheme to make available home appliances for low cost to the flood victims ..


Flood rescuer who saved 35 lives loses eyesight in mishap during rescue

Chengannur: A man who risked his life during the flood havoc that devastated Kerala last month saved about 35 lives, is facing a ..

Sachin and Anand

Young architects come up with ‘floating house’ to beat flood threat

Kanhangad: Two architects from Kanhangad of Kasaragod have come up with a new concept to protect the houses during flood. Architects ..

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Govt to relocate people dwelling in disaster prone areas

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala government has ordered to relocate the people who reside in eco-sensitive zones and places under risk of ..

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Dispute over flood review; Revenue dept wants nodal agencies to conduct study

Thiruvananthapuram: A dispute is going on regarding the assessments of the impact and damages caused by the flood havoc in Kerala. ..


14.2 pc area of Kerala prone to flood: 2009 Study

Thiruvananthapuram: A report showing about 14.2 percent of the total area of Kerala are prone to floods, remain in government’s ..


1 hectare crop loss amounts to Rs 1.3 lakh; Compensation Rs 13,500 only

Palakkad: A farmer can earn Rs 1.30 lakh for a good yield from a one-hectare paddy field. But, in case of crop loss, the farmer will ..

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Ministers to visit foreign countries to raise fund to rebuild Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram: Ministers in the state will visit various foreign countries to collect donations from expatriates for reviving ..

G Sudhakaran

House cleaned up within 45 minutes; Kuttanad joins hands for super cleaning

Alappuzha: People have started cleaning up their houses dumped with slush after the deluge. Kaniyamparambil Madhu arrived at his house ..

Woman power during flood relief; This photographer lady stands out

Presence of a woman photographer during flood relief was widely noted as she was active in the rescue and relief activities from the ..


Flood water receding; Kuttanad people on way back home

Alappuzha: “When the flood water rushed inside the house, we put a small bundle of paddy on top of the cot. After the sun showed ..

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Relief provided for flood-hit families in Thirunelli, Omassery

Action Aid for Societal Advancement Foundation came forward to rehabilitate the tribal colonies of Thirunelli and Omassery with the ..

Kerala Floods 2018

Financial aid for people in relief camps to be given today

Thiruvananthapuram: The government has directed to grant Rs 10,000 to the people who stayed at the flood relief camps in various districts ..


BJP mouthpiece showers criticism on Alphons Kannanthanam

Kozhikode: BJP mouthpiece ‘Janmabhoomi’ has severely criticised union minister Alphons Kannanthanam for his comments following ..


'Super Cleaning Mission' in Kuttanadu to begin tomorrow

Alappuzha: A three-day long Super Cleaning Mission comprising 55,000 people has been planned in order to rehabilitate the people of ..

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Kerala suffers loss of Rs 35,000 cr in flood havoc

Thiruvananthapuram: As per unofficial statistics, Kerala has suffered a loss of about Rs 35,000 crore in the flood havoc. This amount ..


Singer K S Chithra celebrates Onam with flood victims, urges support for relief

Many a people including commoners and celebrities are extending help to the flood victms in Kerala. Renowned playback singer K. S. ..


Minister’s surprise gift to little girl who donated savings for study table to flood relief fund

Kalpetta: Geethanjaly, a class 2 student, contributed the small savings she had kept for buying a study table, to the Chief Minister’s ..


Cobra caught from kitchen of flooded house

Thrithala: A cobra was caught from a house that was vacated due to flood. The snake was found at Manniyamperumbalam native Sainaba’s ..


Fee for new passport waived for flood victims

Kozhikode: The central government has decided to waive the fee for allowing new passport to those who lost or damaged theirs in the ..

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Chennithala demands CM’s explanation on UAE aid

Thiruvananthapuram: Opposition leader Ramesh Chennithala demanded that the chief minister should give an explanation in the UAE financial ..


Kerala announces special lottery to raise relief funds

Thiruvananthapuram: The Chief Minister's Distress Relief Fund (CMDRF) has announced a special lottery to raise additional relief ..


Diageo India donates Rs 1 cr towards the Kerala relief fund

In wake of the calamity in Kerala, leading beverage alcohol company Diageo India today donated Rs 1 crore towards the Chief Minister’s ..

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No lapses in opening of dams, says M M Mani

Thodupuzha: Minister for Electricity M. M. Mani said that there were no lapses on the part of the government and Kerala State Electricity ..


Murali flays Govt's incapability for Kerala floods

Thiruvananthapuram: Congress leader K Muraleedharan alleged that the flood was turned into a huge disaster due to the incapability ..


Opposition terms floods a man-made disaster, blames govt

Thiruvananthapuram: Opposition leader Ramesh Chennithala harshly criticised the state government over the flood havoc that hit Kerala ..


Guidelines to take care of health after flood havoc

Though we are gradually recovering from the flood havoc, there are still many challenges to be tackled. The most important of them ..


Flood relief: Things to be noted while storing medicines

In the backdrop of the flood that hit Kerala recently, people are warned to take necessary precautions to get rid of the possible health ..


Banned chemical to absorb flood water being promoted on social media

Thrissur: A malicious campaign in social media promotes a chemical banned in developed countries, claiming it can be used in flood ..


Kerala floods: Rs 1 cr per hour credited to Distress Relief Fund via online

Thiruvananthapuram: A total of Rs 112 crore was received in the Chief Minister's Distress Relief Fund (CMDRF) on Wednesday till ..


Big Story: Kerala cleaning up flood stains

Once the threat of flood subsided, the next Himalayan task that lies ahead of the Keralites is the cleaning up mission. The figures ..


Flood water flow to Thottappally spillway intensifies

Ambalappuzha: The flow of flood water from eastern region to Thottappally Spillway has intensified. Only 50 percent of the water is ..


Flood havoc: Cabinet meet begins, all-party meet in evening

Thiruvananthapuram: A cabinet meeting began at 9 am on Tuesday to discuss further actions to be taken in connection with the flood ..


School boy gives free homemade cleaning lotion to flood-hit houses

Attingal: A Plus Two student of Attingal Sree Vidyadhiraja English Medium Higher Secondary School has blazed a trail by providing ..


Chengannur - a shattered battlefield after flood

Chengannur: After the devastating flood, houses and household articles in Chengannur have become a shattered battlefield. It will take ..


‘You are making history’; TVM collector Vasuki motivates flood relief volunteers

The motivational words of Thiruvananthapuram collector Vasuki IAS have gone viral energizing each and every volunteers working hard ..


Flood survivors paint ‘Thanks’ note on terrace in Kochi

Kochi: A very different way of giving thanks was seen in Kochi for the navy officers who rescued flood victims. The gratitude to Pilot ..


4 more bodies recovered from Paravoor Rectory collapse

Kochi: The bodies of four of those who went missing after a rectory collapsed at Kuthiyathodu in Paravoor were recovered. The bodies ..


Disaster relief: Let the first lesson begin from schools

Kerala has been devastated by the floods. The state has not gone through a similar ordeal in the recent past. So, the role of relief ..


Situation in Chengannur still critical; no accurate statistics available

Alappuzha: Though the flood havoc in Kerala has been relieved to some extent, the situation in Chengannur remains unchanged. As per ..


Contributions at Rs 450 cr; Govt receives Rs 164 cr

Thiruvananthapuram: The promises received by the chief minister’s disaster relief fund in the backdrop of the flood tragedy has ..