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Know About how Counties in South Sudan Battle Starvation and Floods

By John Tanza In many homes around Jebel Boma County, dinner consists of bitter-tasting leaves that can be picked off the bushes outside. The leaves are neither...

Here’s how Climate Change Has Affected Livelihood in Africa

By Rael Ombuor As the Earth heats up, weather and climate patterns are changing dramatically around the globe. Africa felt the effects of those changes in...

World Bank Approves $310 Million Loan for Sri Lanka to Reduce Flood Risks

 The World Bank has approved a $310 million loan for Sri Lanka to reduce and mitigate the flood risks in parts of the capital...

Apple Offers Free Repair of iPhones, iPads, Mac Products for Flood-hit Japanese Users

Apple will help the flood-affected Japanese people by undertaking free repair of iPhones, iPads, iPods, Mac computers, Apple Watches and Apple's displays damaged in...

Greenland Is Melting

Greenland is slowly melting This melting adds roughly 1 millimetre of water per year to global sea levels This can mean huge floods...

Ancient Human Remains, Ice Age Animal Bones Found in Giant Mexican Cave

Archaeologists found ancient human remains in Mexico The remains were found in a flooded cave in Mexico Archaeologists also found bones of ancient animals Archaeologists...

With the aid of Twitter and AI, researchers to develop flood warning system

London, Dec 26: Researchers are combining Twitter, citizen science and artificial intelligence (AI) techniques to develop an early-warning system for flood-prone communities in urban...

Flood-hit eastern region in India ‘raises risk’ of Women, Children being sold into slavery

- by Nita Bhalla NEW DELHI, August 28, 2016: India's flood-hit eastern region are at risk of being preyed upon by human traffickers and Women and...

Rain and floods claim 15 lives, cause destruction in Madhya Pradesh

BHOPAL, August 20, 2016: Since Friday, fifteen people have died across Madhya Pradesh in the devastation caused by three days of continuous rain and...

Thousands displaced in Myanmar due to floods

Over 1,200 households and over 5,000 persons are already suffering from the floods. Medicine, food and aid are needed for their health Scores...

Search launched: Two buses with 22 persons missing in Maharashtra

Two buses with about 22 passengers were washed away early on Wednesday, August 3, in flood waters after a bridge collapse on the Mumbai-Goa Highway,...

Owing to heavy rains, swollen Ganga Floods low lying areas in Varanasi

The Ganga has risen by about seven metres in Varanasi district in Uttar Pradesh The river had submerged some temples along the ghats...

Flood Risk might hit Nepal due to Road Construction in India

Nepal authorities are concerned about the flood risks in Tarai region The Nepal officials blame India’s road project for increasing risk of floods ...

Kosi basin to receive flood warnings

New Delhi: Kosi Basin is a disaster prone area with recurring floods which on annual basis destroys the livelihood of millions of people inhabiting...

Flood situation in Assam worsens, hits four lakh

By NewsGram Staff-Writer The flood situation in Assam has deteriorated again, affecting 4.64 lakh people in some major towns and more than 1,000 villages and...

Assam flood toll hits 13, CM undertakes aerial visit

Guwahati: The flood situation across Assam continued to be grim as the toll rose to 13 on Sunday and 18 districts still remain inundated, officials...

After drought, Bihar facing flood threat

Patna: Bihar, which faced a drought-like situation till last week, is now bracing up to handle floods in hundreds of its villages, officials said on...

Myanmar in state of emergency due to flood

Yangon: The toll in the Myanmar floods since June has gone up to 88 and affected more than 330,000 people across the nation, prompting a...

Rains, flood kill 54 in Madhya Pradesh

Bhopal: At least 54 people have been killed in Madhya Pradesh since the monsoon hit the state on June 14, the revenue department has...

Flood alert sounded in Kashmir

Srinagar, A flood alert was sounded in Kashmir and low lying areas in Srinagar on Monday as incessant rainfall led to the swelling of...

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