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IIT scientists' suggests satellite-based monitoring of glacial catchments to minimise disaster risk

According to a release issued by the Ministry of Science and Technology, this should be the future strategy to reduce the loss of human lives during glacial lake outbursts of floods (GLOF)

Published on 20th April 2021
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Varanasi students develop glacier flood sensor alarm which can alert people during any natural disaster

Three students of Ashoka Institute of Technology and Management have developed a glacier flood alarm sensor which will alert the people before any natural disaster

Published on 25th February 2021
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Jammu and Kashmir joins hands with UK space agency to help deal with flood risks in the state

In a series of tweets, the LG's office explained that the move will be useful for contingency planning and the response mechanism in flood situations

Published on 12th February 2021
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Uttarakhand Floods: PM Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah assure Central government help to state

The incident took place near the Reni village, which is 26 km far from Joshimath. The Dhauliganga river got flooded and destroyed many houses situated at the river banksides

Published on 7th February 2021
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Future Brahmaputra flooding under warming climate may be underestimated, says study

According to the scientists, anyone using the modern discharge record to estimate future flood hazard would be underestimating the danger by 24 to 38 per cent, based solely on natural variations

Published on 1st December 2020
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Asan Conservation Reserve becomes Uttarakhand's first wetland to make it to Ramsar list

Wetlands provide a wide range of important resources and ecosystem services such as food, water, fibre, groundwater recharge, water purification, flood moderation, erosion and climate control

Published on 16th October 2020
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RIP PUBG: Twitter filled with mixed reaction memes after government bans the app

Soon after the government banned the popular online game PUBG along with 117 other Chinese applications, a flood of reactions on various social media platforms like Twitter continued on Thursday

Published on 3rd September 2020
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Students who went to SC for JEE, NEET postponement offer to provide flood-hit friends transport to reach exam centres

The National Testing Agency began the JEE Mains on September 1. A lot of students who are allegedly in flood struck areas say that they have no means of transport

Published on 1st September 2020
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Bombay HC to hear early Tuesday plea seeking JEE postponement in flood-hit Maharashtra

Due to the floods the tudents will find it difficult to even reach the examination centres in these regions

Published on 1st September 2020
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Greta Thunberg joins Indian student protest to not conduct NEET and JEE during COVID

The young climate change activist also said that it is deeply unfair, considering that many are affected by the pandemic and floods

Published on 25th August 2020
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The story behind the viral photo that showed the world how badly Kolkata was hit by Amphan

Innumerable photos, videos flooded the internet after the super cyclone Amphan pummeled it's way through Kolkata and other parts of West Bengal. The amount of damage is still being assessed

Published on 21st May 2020
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This IIT Madras prof's AI tech can convert brain signals of the speech-impaired into English

We can now interpret what plants and nature are trying to communicate to us. This will help in predicting monsoons, earthquake, floods, tsunamis and other natural disaster using AI, prof said

Published on 5th February 2020
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This IRS officer from Kurnool is giving back to his village by educating its youngsters. Here's how

Students are encouraged by Aakanksha VFABS to clean the surrounding areas and they even collected funds for the victims of the 2018 Kerala Floods 

Published on 2nd December 2019
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Kerala engineering students withdraw strike after Director promises new building for their friends in arts college

It was during the floods of August 2018 that the students at the Government Arts College in Munnar lost their only college building

Published on 3rd October 2019
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Meet Sally Varma, every Kerala stray's fairy dog-mother!  

Over the years, Sally Varma has rescued hundreds of animals. She talks about the rescue work she'd done in Nilambur during recent Kerala Floods

Published on 10th September 2019

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