Death toll in Karnataka floods goes up to 76

Since 8 August, heavy rain and flood situation has battered Karnataka. The death toll in rain-related incidents rose to 76 yesterday. Fire and Emergency, SDRF, NDRF and Army have been deployed to carry out rescue and rehabilitation works.  Continue Reading

Normalcy returns to Kerala; isolated rain in parts of Karnataka

While Kerala received less intense rain yesterday, Karnataka witnessed isolated and scattered rain in North interior areas and widespread shower in coastal and Malnad regions. The death toll in both the States combined is 170 with those missing are 48.  Continue Reading

Kin of flood victims in Karnataka asked to pay Rs 8,000 for funeral

The crematorium members allegedly demanded Rs 8,000 from their parents, and a video of the mother weeping about the insensitive act went viral on the social media.   Continue Reading