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UN tool maps floods worldwide since 1985

New Delhi, Oct 2 | UN University-led experts have created a new public tool that generates instant, accurate street-level resolution maps of floods worldwide...

Floods inundate hundreds of houses in Indonesia

Jakarta, Sep 18 | Floods inundated hundreds of houses in Indonesia's Gorontalo province, affecting 929 people in three villages."The floods occurred due to heavy...

43 killed due to torrential rains, floods in Sudan

Khartoum, Aug 20 | Sudanese authorities announced that 43 people have been killed by the torrential rains and floods which recently hit the country."A...

Death toll from Turkey’s flash floods reaches 74

Ankara, Aug 17 | The death toll from the severe floods and mudslides in the Black Sea region of Turkey has increased to 74,...

Death toll from floods in Turkey reaches 62, dozens still missing

Ankara, Aug 16 | The death toll from the severe floods and mudslides in the Black Sea region of Turkey has increased to 62,...

Flash floods kill 27 people in Turkey (Ld)

Ankara, Aug 13 | Flash floods that hit three provinces in Turkey's Black Sea region have killed at least 27 people, the country's disaster...

17 people killed in Turkey floods

Ankara, Aug 13 | Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has announced that 17 people were killed due to heavy floods in the country's Black...

Mamata blames Centre for floods in West Midnapore

Kolkata, Aug 10 | Amid fresh threats of rain in North Bengal and Gangetic West Bengal later this week, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who...

Gehlot govt sleeping when people are suffering due to floods: Raje

Jaipur, Aug 10 | Former Rajasthan Chief Minister and BJP National Vice President Vasundhara Raje made a scathing attack...

30,000 civilians displaced by heavy floods in South Sudan

Juba, Aug 6 | At least 30,000 civilians have been displaced by heavy flooding in Ayod county in South Sudan and are in dire...

Death toll from floods in China’s Henan reach 302

Beijing, Aug 2 | The death toll from floods triggered by torrential rains in China's Henan province has increased to 302 as of Monday,...

Flash floods kills 40 people in Afghanistan

Kabul, July 30 | At least 40 people have been killed and several others were reportedly missing after flash floods hit a village in...

Goa floods: Guv appeals for Central assistance

Panaji, July 26 | Governor P.S. Sreedharan Pillai, on Monday, appealed to the Centre for assistance in the wake of the floods in Goa,...

Thousands evacuated as floods hit China

Beijing, July 21 | Torrential rain has caused severe flooding in China, forcing people from their homes and leaving stations and roads submerged, officials...

Catastrophic floods kill over 120 in Europe, many still missing

Brussels/Berlin, July 17 | Devastating flash floods due to intense rainfalls have swept through several western European countries in the past few days, killing...

Germany floods death toll exceeds 100

Berlin, July 17 | The death toll from the devastating floods triggered by torrential rainfall in western and southern Germany has increased to more...

58 dead in Germany floods

Berlin, July 16 | Flooding in the German states of Rhineland-Palatinate and North Rhine-Westphalia due to torrential rainfall has left at least 58 people...

Himachal flash floods: 7 rescued by NDRF, 9 still missing

Shimla, July 13 | Rescuers on Tuesday said seven villagers were rescued from Himachal Pradesh's Kangra district where a massive mudslide triggered by flash...

K’taka-Maha form three-tier water management committees to check floods

Bengaluru, June 19 | Karnataka and Maharashtra on Saturday jointly decided to form three-tier water management committees to check floods in both the states...

Yogi govt begins preparing for floods now

Lucknow, June 17 | As the second wave of the pandemic recedes, the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has started making preparations for...

Rain, floods wreak havoc in Nepal; scores die and missing (Ld)

Kathmandu, June 16 | Floods and landslides havewreaked havoc in Nepal following the incessant rains on Tuesday and Wednesday, leaving scores dead and missing....

14 killed in Sri Lanka floods, landslides

Colombo, June 6 | Heavy rains followed by landslides and flooding in Sri Lanka killed at least 14 people and has affected over 250,000...

‘Once-in-a-100-year’ rain, floods continue in NZ

Wellington, May 31 | Heavy rain and floods that forecasters said could be a "once-in-a-100-year" event continued to lash New Zealand's South Island on...

4 dead, over 42K affected by heavy rains, floods in SL

Colombo, May 16 | At least four people have died and over 42,000 others affected by heavy rains and subsequent floods in Sri Lanka...

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Better performance for ASEAN markets compared to extremely expensive India: UBS

By Sanjeev SharmaNew Delhi, Oct 20 | Capital markets house, UBS sees better relative performance for the ASEAN stock markets versus "extremely expensive India"...