With the Sri Lanka Army recovering seven more bodies from the landslide site in Aranayake in Kegalle district, the death toll from the flash floods and landslides rose to 92 Sify Also reported by •ANI News
Colombo: Rescue troops on Monday recovered at least seven more bodies from a landslide site in Sri Lanka`s central Kegalle district, bringing the deaths from flash floods and landslides to 92, the.. Zee News Also reported by •newKerala.com •Oneindia
Heavy rains brought flash floods to parts of central and south central Texas this week. Several low water crossings near Austin and San Antonio were closed, including this one in Kendall County,.. Source: Storyful Studio -
Shimla, May 11 (ANI): At least five people were washed away as a cloudburst triggered flash floods in the Loti Nullah and Mongri area of Shimla. A Scorpio with eight people on board was washed away in.. Source: News unlimited -
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In Afghanistan, at least twenty four people have died and ten others injured in flash floods in northern Sar-e-Pul province.Forty people are missing in the floods which come after heavy rains in the.. All India Radio
*Thane:* The family of a 32-year-old man has been awarded Rs 11.43 lakh compensation by Thane Motor Accident Claims Tribunal for his death in a road mishap in 2011.
MACT member and District Judge K.. Mid-Day
*New Delhi:* Blistering heat torrefied north India with Palodhi in Rajasthan simmering at 51 degrees and the maximum in Ahmedabad shattering a century-old record even as the weatherman said cyclonic.. Mid-Day
*Chennai:* Proving exit polls wrong, Tamil Nadu's ruling AIADMK appeared set to retain power on Thursday, with its candidates on the winning track in 136 of the 232 constituencies.
In contrast to.. Mid-Day
At least 20 people were killed in flash floods that hit the northern Afghan province of Sari Pul, an official said on Wednesday.
The floods hit the district of Kohistanat in the remote south of Sari.. DNA
*The heavy rain, which sparked fear of December deluge, continued to batter Tamil Nadu, especially the northern coastal areas, since Monday night.
The deep depression over Bay of Bengal is expected.. Deccan Herald
*Imphal:* Flash floods washed away a newly constructed bridge across the Izek river in Tamenglong district of Manipur on Wednesday morning, following torrential rain that hit Manipur and neighbouring.. Mid-Day Also reported by •Oneindia •newKerala.com
Flash floods and landslides in Sri Lanka, triggered by more than three days of heavy rain, have forced more than 130,000 people from their homes and killed at least 11. Sydney Morning Herald Also reported by •The Age