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Kerala issues alert after snakes spotted at flood-hit homes

Kerala issues alert after snakes spotted at flood-hit homes

Local media said several hospitals in the worst-hit areas of northern and central Kerala had reported an increase in the number of patients seeking treatment for snake bites.

Kalyan Jewellers staff contribute over QR522,000 to Kerala fund

Kalyan Jewellers staff contribute over QR522,000 to Kerala fund

The cheque will be handed over to Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan by employee representatives of Kalyan Jewellers in Thiruvananthapuram.

Flood-ravaged Kerala seeks $1.4bn loan for reconstruction

Flood-ravaged Kerala seeks $1.4bn loan for reconstruction

The proposed loan is part of a special package that the southern state, which estimates it has suffered damage of at least 200bn rupees.

Local boatmen the heroes of flood rescues in Kerala

Local boatmen the heroes of flood rescues in Kerala

The worst floods in a century in Kerala have killed hundreds of people, left dozens missing and about a million sheltering in temporary camps.

More than a million people in India flood relief camps

More than a million people in India flood relief camps

More than one million people have packed relief camps to escape devastating monsoon floods that have killed more than 410 people in India's southwestern state of Kerala, officials said Tuesday.

Death toll nears 400 in flood-hit Kerala, dozens missing

Death toll nears 400 in flood-hit Kerala, dozens missing

Dozens of people are missing and 1.2 million are sheltering in the camps, state officials said, as water receded and a huge clean-up gathered pace.

6,000 still stranded, over 1 million in camps in flood-hit Kerala

6,000 still stranded, over 1 million in camps in flood-hit Kerala

Authorities and military on Monday stepped up rescue and relief efforts in the flood-ravaged state of Kerala where an estimated 6,000 people remained stranded in the worst-hit areas.

Qatar Airways offers free transport of aid materials to Kerala

Qatar Airways offers free transport of aid materials to Kerala

Qatar Airways Cargo has announced its relief efforts to deliver urgent aid to Kerala following the devastating floods in the southern Indian state.

More bodies found in flooded Kerala as toll hits 357

More bodies found in flooded Kerala as toll hits 357

Rescuers waded into submerged villages in southern India on Sunday in a desperate search for survivors cut off for days by floods that have already killed more than 350 people.

Amir grants $5mn as relief assistance to Kerala flood victims

Amir grants $5mn as relief assistance to Kerala flood victims

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani issued a directive to allocate $5mn in aid of those affected by the floods that recently hit the southern Indian state of Kerala, to help provide shelter to those who lost their homes as a result of the humanitarian crisis.

India's Modi sees Kerala's plight as flood death toll climbs

India's Modi sees Kerala's plight as flood death toll climbs

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi promised the flood-ravaged state of Kerala more helicopters, boats and other equipment needed to evacuate tens of thousands of stranded people ...

Kerala flood toll soars to 164, rescue work stepped up

Kerala flood toll soars to 164, rescue work stepped up

The state has been pounded by the worst monsoon rains in almost a century since August 8.