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This Karur snack seller is an internet sensation, who also has memes on him!

Sundar’s success spread like wildfire with the help of netizens. Social media was flooded with memes on him

Published on 6th June 2019
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Documenting the Deluge: Here's why this teacher from Kerala wrote a book on the 2018 floods  

The lack of information during previous such disasters in Kerala bothered Balan, who decided to write a book rooted in policy and facts in order to guide future attempts at flood management

Published on 29th November 2021
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After rains, IIT Madras seeks people's response on waterlogging for Chennai corporation's future plans

The flooding data provided by the people would help the Chennai corporation improve the design of roads, stormwater drains, and improve their maintenance

Published on 10th November 2021
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Schools and colleges shut doors due to heavy rainfall in Tamil Nadu's Madurai

With the onset of northeastern rains, Chennai received the heaviest rains in the past six years, recalling the 2015 floods. It resulted in flooding in the central and northern parts of the city

Published on 9th November 2021
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Hundreds of children in flood-hit areas of Kerala miss out on the first few days of school

VR Shyla, Deputy Director of Education, Alappuzha, said schools that remained shut would be reopened after assessment of the flood situation and cleaning

Published on 2nd November 2021
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What's causing the heavy rains that's claiming lives in Kerala, Uttarakhand? Climate experts may have the answer

V Vinoj, Assistant Professor at IIT Bhubaneswar, suggests the need for a warning system. He added that the country needs to be climate-smart

Published on 19th October 2021
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Despite no electricity in her slum, this Mumbai girl ensures children there get the education they deserve

There are days when people of these slums, who are in close proximity to the city's infamous Milan Subway which is known to flood every year, see the worst as water seeps into their shanties

Published on 10th August 2021
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NEET aspirants start yet another Twitter storm seeking postponement until October

Many cite rising COVID cases and the havoc floods caused in different parts of the country as the reason for the government to consider postponing NEET

Published on 6th August 2021
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Jammu and Kashmir government organises first golf training camp for government schoolboys in Kashmir

He also said that the course was shut down for 7-8 years after the 2014 floods and he also thanked the Lieutenant governor for re-opening the course with a camp

Published on 4th August 2021
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Last year, this boy wrote to President Kovind about sea erosion in his Kerala village. Now, they're bracing for another violent monsoon  

Edgar Sebastian is a Class X student of St Mary's High School, Chellanam, in Kochi. The hamlet faces bad floods, storms and sea erosion every year

Published on 24th May 2021
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Researchers say that nature may boost city dwellers' overall health 

Nature provides cooling shade to neighborhood streets, a safe harbor for pollinators, and rainwater absorption to reduce flooding

Published on 11th May 2021
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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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