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Flood alert in Kashmir


September 10th, 2012 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 10 (IANS) As the water level in all the major rivers and streams of the Kashmir Valley continued to rise after incessant rain in the last four ... Read more...

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Rains batter Andhra Pradesh


September 4th, 2012 - 12:45 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 4 (IANS) Heavy rains continued to batter Andhra Pradesh and throwing road and rail traffic out of gear, officials said.Several rivulets, tanks and other water bodies were ... Read more...

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Nehru Cup: India held to a goalless draw by Nepal


August 28th, 2012 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) Defending champions India were held to a goalless draw by a spirited Nepal in a rain-marred match but the latter crashed out of the Nehru Cup ... Read more...

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Heavy rain to continue in Himachal


August 26th, 2012 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 26 (IANS) Heavy rainfall will continue across Himachal Pradesh in the next 24 hours, a weather official said Sunday evening."There will be no respite from the incessant rain ... Read more...

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12 killed, 40 missing as rains pound Uttarakhand, Jammu, Himachal (Second Lead)


August 5th, 2012 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Dehradun/Jammu/Manali/New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) Twelve people have died, nearly 40 are missing and hundreds are trapped after torrential rain led to flash floods, cloud bursts and landslides in sub-Himalayan ... Read more...

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12 killed, 40 missing as rains pound Uttarakhand, Jammu (Lead)


August 5th, 2012 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Dehradun/Jammu/New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) Twelve poeple have died, nearly 40 are missing and hundreds are trapped after torrential rain led to flash floods, cloud bursts and landslides in sub-Himalayan ... Read more...

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Flash floods hit parts of Jammu region


August 4th, 2012 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Aug 4 (IANS) Flash floods marooned dozens of people following incessant rain in the Jammu region of Jammu and Kashmir as the administration Saturday launched a massive rescue ... Read more...

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Over 80,000 affected in north Bengal floods


July 18th, 2012 - 12:54 am ICT by IANS
Siliguri, July 17 (IANS) Over 80,000 people have been affected by floods in West Bengal's three northern districts of Jalpaiguri, Darjeeling and Cooch Behar. However, with rainfall ending and the ... Read more...

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Spring rain in Kashmir, farmers elated


April 11th, 2012 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 11 (IANS) Incessant rain has brought down temperatures across the Kashmir valley Wednesday."There has been 9.2 mm rain in Srinagar city up to 8 a.m. Wednesday while 28.3 ... Read more...

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Slow start to UP elections (Lead)


February 8th, 2012 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 8 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh elections got off to a slow start Wednesday with people reluctant to move out early morning due to the cold and incessant ... Read more...

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Rain and cold wave compound woes of shivering Ranchi


January 9th, 2012 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Jan 9 (IANS) Two hours of incessant rain coupled with the ongoing cold wave have compounded the woes of Ranchi's residents."Some parts of Jharkhand including Ranchi received rainfall due ... Read more...

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Second cold spell in Uttar Pradesh after incessant rains


January 1st, 2012 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 1 (IANS) A night-long drizzle followed by incessant rain since Sunday morning has brought the mercury down in large parts of Uttar Pradesh.The met office in Lucknow recorded ... Read more...

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Rains threaten New Year bash in Kerala


December 31st, 2011 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 31 (IANS) Incessant rain across Kerala since Friday evening is now causing panic among revellers as the much-awaited New Year-eve bash could come to nought.The district administration has ... Read more...

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Amid rain, Kashmiris hit shopping high for Eid


November 5th, 2011 - 10:45 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Nov 5 (IANS) Amid incessant rain and cold weather, days ahead of Eid-ul-Zuha Monday, Kashmiris, forgetting all their other problems, are thronging the markets to buy sacrificial animals, clothes, ... Read more...

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$3 mn ADB flood aid for Pakistan


October 28th, 2011 - 3:19 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 28 (IANS) The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will give $3 million in flood aid to Pakistan, it said Thursday.The fund will help the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) ... Read more...

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UAE backs Pakistan for UNSC seat


October 20th, 2011 - 6:59 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 20 (IANS) The UAE will back Pakistan's candidature for a non-permanent seat of the UN Security Council, the UAE's envoy here has said.UAE Ambassador to Pakistan Essa ... Read more...

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Rovers defeat Pune FC 3-0 in exhibition match


October 7th, 2011 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Oct 7 (IANS) English Premier League side Blackburn Rovers scored a facile 3-0 win over local side Pune FC in an exhibition football match amidst incessant rain here Friday.Rovers' ... Read more...

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Somdev backs players’ stand on scheduling; demands better pay


September 20th, 2011 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) India No.1 Somdev Devvarman Tuesday endorsed the view of the top guns of world tennis that the scheduling of tournaments is unwieldy, and went ... Read more...

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Three girls injured as ceiling plaster falls on them


September 13th, 2011 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Sep 13 (IANS) Three girl students were injured when the ceiling plaster of their classroom fell on them in Jharkhand's coal city Dhanbad Tuesday, police said.The incident took place ... Read more...

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US Open: Top players refuse to play in ‘dangerous conditions’


September 8th, 2011 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 8 (IANS) All the matches at the US Open tennis Wednesday were cancelled because of incessant rain and top players led by defending champion Rafael Nadal ... Read more...

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Three die in house collapse


August 6th, 2011 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Aug 6 (IANS) A young woman and two children were killed and eight others were injured when the two-storeyed house they were sleeping in collapsed in an Agra locality ... Read more...

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Hubdreds of Uttar Pradesh villages flooded


August 2nd, 2011 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 2 (IANS) Hundreds of villages and towns along the India-Nepal border in Uttar Pradesh were flooded by waters gushing down the Himalayan rivers, the government said Tuesday.Incessant rain ... Read more...

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Spirited India hold UAE 2-2, but World Cup dreams over (Lead)


July 29th, 2011 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) India put up a spirited performance to hold United Arab Emirates (UAE) 2-2 in their home-leg but their FIFA World Cup dream ended Thursday as ... Read more...

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India coach hails his boys’ spirited show against UAE


July 28th, 2011 - 11:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) India football coach Armando Colaco Thursday hailed his boys who came from two goals down to hold a superior United Arab Emirates 2-2 in the ... Read more...

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World Cup qualifier: Spirited India hold UAE 2-2, but lose 2-5 in aggregate


July 28th, 2011 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) India's FIFA World Cup dream ended Thursday as they drew the home-leg 2-2 but went down 2-5 in aggregate to the United Arab Emirates ... Read more...

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Nine killed as wall collapses on hutments


July 8th, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Thane (Maharashtra), July 8 (IANS) At least nine people were crushed to death and several feared trapped in the debris after the boundary wall of a building crashed down on ... Read more...

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Rescue work continues for 19 trapped miners in China


July 3rd, 2011 - 9:23 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 3 (IANS) The rescue work continued Sunday at a coalmine in southern China where 19 workers are trapped, Xinhua reported.Three workers were killed Saturday when the mine in ... Read more...

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Heavy showers disrupt Konkan rail traffic (Lead)


June 17th, 2011 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 17 (IANS) Thousands of inter-state railway passengers were affected Friday as train services linking Maharashtra to Goa, Karnataka, and Kerala were cancelled and diverted owing to incessant rain ... Read more...

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More snowfall, rain in Himachal


February 16th, 2011 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Feb 16 (IANS) Snowfall in the higher reaches and intermittent rain in low and mid hills of Himachal Pradesh continued for the fourth day Wednesday, intensifying a cold wave.Incessant rain across ... Read more...

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Severe cold in Himachal, rain disrupts flights


February 15th, 2011 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Feb 15 (IANS) There was no respite from the biting cold wave Tuesday as night temperatures continued to stay around and below freezing point due to continuous snowfall and rain in ... Read more...

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Maharashtra govt announces Rs 1000 cr compensation to farmers


December 5th, 2010 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
Nagpur, Dec 5 (ANI): Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan has announced a compensation of Rs 1000 crore to farmers who lost their crops due to untimely rains in the state.Chavan said that ... Read more...

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Duquesne Light Outage: Pittsburg inhabitants may be bereft of power till Sunday


September 24th, 2010 - 1:47 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Pittsburg, Sep 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A huge storm created havoc in Pittsburg and managed to snap the power lines in that area. There was incessant rain and very strong winds, which uprooted ... Read more...

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Haryana flood threat rises after Yamuna headwork damaged


September 13th, 2010 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 13 (IANS) The flood threat in Haryana has risen after the Tajewala headwork on the Yamuna in Yamunanagar district suffered extensive damage Monday, allowing the fast flowing waters to inundate ... Read more...

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Daily monitoring of dengue to check its spread


August 26th, 2010 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) The Commonwealth Games organising committee Thursday said monitoring of the dengue status is being done on a daily basis and fogging would be intensified at Games venues ... Read more...

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Air Force rescues stranded school children in Kathua


August 26th, 2010 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
By Pradeep SharmaKathua (Jammu and Kashmir), Aug 26 (ANI): An Air Force helicopter rescued and airlifted three school children, after they were stranded for nearly four hours at an island in the ... Read more...

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