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Updated : 1 year, 7 months ago IST
Washington D.C. [USA], May 2 (ANI): A new study has claimed that greenhouse gases and atmospheric particles generated by human beings were affecting the worldwide drought risk as far back as the early 20th century.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Apr 30 (ANI): Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Tuesday wrote to the Election Commission (EC) seeking relaxation in Model Code of Conduct (MCC) to carry out drought relief measures in the state.
Beed (Maharashtra) [India], Apr 17 (ANI): Villagers from the Beed district are not getting enough drinking water in their area. The Babi village in the district is one such village, where villagers have to walk under the scorching sun for kilometres to get some drinking water as they face an
Updated : 1 year, 8 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Mar 25 (ANI): Stalagmites can help scientists predict droughts and floods in India, a recent study suggests.
Updated : 1 year, 9 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Mar 9 (ANI): Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy met Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday and appealed for release of pending funds under the National Disaster Response Fund (NDRF) and Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) for drought rel
Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], Mar 6 (ANI): The Rajasthan Government on Wednesday announced that 5555 villages of nine districts are deficient after being hit by famine.
Florida [USA], Feb 25 (ANI): Ending a four-year drought to clinch her first-tour level title, Swiss tennis star Belinda Bencic defeated Czech Petra Kvitova 6-3, 1-6, 6-2 in the Dubai Tennis Open finals.
Updated : 1 year, 10 months ago IST
Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India], Feb 6 (ANI): Bhopal district collector Sudam Khade on Wednesday declared the district as 'drought affected.'
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Feb 3 (ANI): Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee President Dinesh Gundu Rao has written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi regarding the allocation of drought relief aid to the state.
Canberra [Australia], Feb 1 (ANI): Right-hand batsman Joe Burns ended Australia’s 113-day wait for a Test century as he scored a ton in the second Test of their ongoing two-match series against Sri Lanka here at the Manuka Oval on Friday.
Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], Jan 31 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu said the Centre provided a considerable amount of drought assistance to Maharashtra but neglected Andhra Pradesh.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 30 (ANI): Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said financial assistance of Rs 4,714 crore from the Centre for drought-affected areas of Maharashtra is indeed a “historic package” that would be of great help to the farmers.