According to some reports, even the previous UPA-2 government had declined foreign aid in 2013 when floods struck Uttarakhand.
22 Aug 2018 7:48 PM
Rescue officials and flood victims said the unsung heroes of the massive relief operation were fishermen and local people with boats.
22 Aug 2018 4:58 PM
Around 200 workers have been engaged to clean up the terminal building and the airport is expected to reopen next week.
21 Aug 2018 4:52 PM
The UAE has been one of the first countries to offer solidarity with the people in Kerala.
21 Aug 2018 1:32 PM
70-seater passenger planes are being operated by Alliance Air, a subsidiary of state-run carrier Air India.
20 Aug 2018 9:30 AM
The Kochi naval base will be used by carriers such as Alliance Air to operate 70-seater ATR aircraft to places such as Bengaluru.
19 Aug 2018 5:56 PM
Lulu Group, Fathima Healthcare as well as other UAE-based companies have donated towards the flood relief work.
19 Aug 2018 5:13 PM
The woman, Sunitha refused to leave her house unless her dogs, all strays or abandoned pets, were taken too.
18 Aug 2018 4:35 PM
President of UAE has instructed formation of national emergency committee to provide assistance to people affected in Kerala.
18 Aug 2018 12:56 PM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi undertook an aerial survey and announced Rs 500 crore as immediate aid for Kerala.
18 Aug 2018 11:27 AM
At least 72 people have died due to floods and landslides led by the torrential rains started to play havoc in Kerala since August 8.
16 Aug 2018 12:29 PM
Panic-stricken people in marooned buildings and high-rise flats sought help using social media platforms.
16 Aug 2018 11:39 AM
People were air-lifted through the night as Kerala battles the worst floods in almost a century.
16 Aug 2018 10:32 AM
Public transport systems have collapsed in many parts of central Kerala with Southern Railways and Kochi Metro suspending their operations.
16 Aug 2018 8:53 AM
Rain red alert was sounded across Kerala on Wednesday after heavy rains continued unabated in most parts of the state.
15 Aug 2018 4:56 PM
More than 1.5 lakh people have been lodged in relief camps across the state, CM Vijayan said.
15 Aug 2018 11:22 AM
A special team of Kerala Police also questioned Roman Catholic Bishop Franco Mulakkal in Jalandhar for over 5 hours.
14 Aug 2018 11:37 AM
Union home minister Rajnath Singh announced the aid after making a whirlwind tour to some of the flood-affected places on Sunday.
13 Aug 2018 12:11 AM
Union Minister, who made an aerial survey, said rains had caused 'massive damage' to farm sector and infrastructure.
12 Aug 2018 9:10 PM
Over 15,600 people have been evacuated from the affected areas and around 500 relief camps have been set up.
11 Aug 2018 5:44 PM