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Cold Wave in India

Cold wave in early January has caused at least 100 deaths in India and 18 deaths in southern region of Nepal.

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Name: 
Cold Wave
Region: 
India
Occurance Date: 
04/01/2010

Floods in India

The heaviest flood in over a 100 years hit the Prakasam Barrage on Krishna River threatening several villages downstream even as the toll due to heavy rains and rampaging floods in Andhra Pradesh a

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Region: 
India, Andhra Pradesh and Karnakata
Occurance Date: 
05/10/2009

Floods in India

Continuous rainfall in the catchment areas of major rivers (Mahananda, Kosi, Kamla , Adhwara group of rivers,Bagmati, Kankai, Donk, Mecchi, Ratua and Bakra) and its tributaries both in Bihar and ad

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Region: 
India
Occurance Date: 
11/09/2009

NASA Satellites drills down on India's Vanishing Water

Beneath northern India’s irrigated fields and densely populated cities of Jaiphur and New Delhi, the groundwater has been disappearing.

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Mon, 17/08/2009 - 21:10

Drought in India

A drought-like situation is developing in parts of India and Bangladesh.

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Name: 
Drought in India
Region: 
India
Occurance Date: 
28/07/2009

Joint International Workshop of ISPRS WGs, Hyderabad, India, 25-27 November 2009 - Announcement and Call for Papers

Joint International Workshop of ISPRS WG IV/1, WG VIII/1, and WG IV/3, on “Geospatial Data Cyber Infrastructure and Real-time Services with special emphasis on Disaster Management” in H

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Publishing Date: 
Wed, 22/07/2009 - 18:00

Monsoon Brings Below-Average Rain to Much of India, Bangladesh

Image shows anomalies in rainfall between July 14 and July 20, 2009. Most of India and Bangladesh are brown, showing that less rain fell than average during the week.

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Wed, 29/07/2009 - 16:20

Floods in India

Over 300,000 people have been hit by flood in the northeastern Indian state of Assam after incessant rains ,reported the semi-official Press Trust of India.

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Name: 
Floods in India
Region: 
India
Occurance Date: 
03/07/2009

Heat wave in India

According to official statement, the death toll in the heat wave sweeping across Orissa has risen to 31 on Monday(11/05/2009, Times of India reported).

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Name: 
Heat wave in India
Region: 
India
Occurance Date: 
11/05/2009

Tropical cyclone in India

Cyclone AILA ripped coastal West Bengal on 25 May 2009 unleashing storms that uprooted trees, electricity poles and thatched homes, leaving a trail of destruction in its wake, killing approx 30 peo

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Name: 
Tropical cyclone in India
Region: 
India
Occurance Date: 
26/05/2009