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19 August, 2018 5:13 AM Watch: Garud commando airlifts baby from rooftop, hands it over to mother in flood-ravaged Kerala

Rescue operations are in full swing in flood-ravaged Kerala. A large number of people, including senior citizens, women and children have been airlifted from isolated buildings. rescue operations are being carried out through army boats, large fishing vessels and makeshift yachts also. Packed houseboats and rafts moving through inundated roads could 40

19 August, 2018 1:38 AM Kerala Floods Live Updates: Rescue Workers Yet To Reach Many As Rain Alert Hangs Over State

The met office said Kerala is not expected to receive heavy rainfall from Monday. It had issued a red alert in all districts except Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam and Kasaragod. The centre and states have pledged help to flood-hit Kerala where 324 people have died and lakhs have been relocated to relief camps. On Friday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi undertook 52

18 August, 2018 9:24 PM Telangana Government Dispatches 100 Tonnes Of Food To Flood-Hit Kerala

This assistance is in addition to Rs 25 crore aid announced by Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao on Friday. The Telangana government has dispatched 100 metric tonnes of nutritious food for children in flood-hit Kerala. The food manufactured by Telangana Foods, a state government enterprise, was airlifted to Kerala on Saturday. According to officials 125

18 August, 2018 6:23 PM "500 Crore Aid Announced By PM Not Enough For Kerala": Rahul Gandhi

Kerala Floods: Congress declared all its elected representatives will contribute one month's salary for flood relief. Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday said the financial assistance of Rs 500 crore announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi for flood-ravaged Kerala was "nowhere near enough" and said the calamity should be declared a "national 113

18 August, 2018 4:44 PM Congress Lawmakers From Across India To Donate Salary For Kerala

The Congress on Saturday demanded that floods in Kerala should be declared a "national calamity". All elected representatives of the party would donate one month's salary towards relief efforts in the state, it said. The decision to donate salaries was taken at a meeting of Congress general secretaries, party in-charges of states, legislative party leaders 45

18 August, 2018 3:36 PM AAP Lawmakers To Donate Salary For Flood-Hit Kerala

Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) head Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday announced that all party ministers, MLAs and MPs will donate a month's salary for flood-hit Kerala. "All AAP MLAs, MPs and Ministers donating one month salary for Kerala," Mr Kejriwal said in a tweet. The Delhi government on Friday had announced that it will donate Rs 10 crore 41

18 August, 2018 12:05 PM As Kerala Battles Floods, States Come With Aid

The flood crisis in Kerala following heavy rain for the last 10 days seems to be only getting worse. At least 324 people have died and more than three lakh people have been shifted to relief camps. The floods, which are the worst the state has faced in nearly a century, have caused widespread devastation and Kerala estimates have caused a loss of over Rs 19,500 crore 55

18 August, 2018 11:45 AM Trolled Student Hanan Contributes Rs 1.5 Lakh To Kerala Flood Relief Fund

21-year-old college student Hanan, who was trolled for selling fish to meet her educational needs, has contributed Rs 1.5 lakh towards the Chief Minister's Disaster Relief Fund. As Kerala is struggling to cope with the flood fury, 21-year-old college student, who was viciously trolled for selling fish to meet her educational needs, has contributed Rs 1.5 lakh towards 33

18 August, 2018 11:28 AM "Please Declare Floods In Kerala A National Disaster": Rahul Gandhi To PM

Congress president Rahul Gandhi today appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to declare floods in Kerala as "a national disaster". The deadliest deluge in Kerala in close to a century has claimed 194 lives since August 8. Over 3.14 lakh people have been moved to relief camps. "Dear PM, please declare #Kerala floods a National Disaster without any delay 37

18 August, 2018 10:07 AM Kerala Woman Refuses Flood Rescue Without Her 25 Dogs

The woman refused to leave her house unless her dogs, all strays or abandoned pets, were taken too. A Kerala woman refused to leave her flooded house without her 25 dogs, a rescuer said Saturday, as the death toll continued to rise. The dogs were found cowering on beds in the flooded house with water rising when an animal welfare group arrived for a last-gasp 259