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Air India Pilots Write To PM Modi, Offer Help In Flood-Hit Kerala

The Indian Commercial Pilots' Association (ICPA) today wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, expressing its willingness to fly planes to Kerala on a "voluntary basis" in the larger interest of the...

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Flights to operate from Kochi's naval base

Even as the water level is receding in many parts, death toll in Kerala since August 9 has reached 196. No red alert was issued for any of Kerala's rain-ravaged 14 districts for the first time sinc...

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Kochi naval airstrip to be open for commercial aircraft; SMS, data free in Kerala

The services at the Kochi international airport, which is among the busiest in the country, have been suspended till August 26 after flood water inundated the runway.

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Kerala floods LIVE: Death toll now 243, around 8 lakh in relief camps

Thirty-three more people died on Saturday in floods triggered by 10 days of torrential rainfall in Kerala, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi carried out an aerial survey of the devastation left by on...

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As rains begin to subside, Kerala fears epidemic outbreak

Officials say the biggest worry is containing the contamination of water sources; health minister plans a mass contact programme and cleanliness drive.

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Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s ashes to be immersed at Haridwar today; Rajnath Singh to attend ceremony

Former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee's ashes will be immersed in various rivers across the country, starting with the Ganga at Haridwar today. The former prime minister's daughter Namita and ...

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Kerala , regionally referred as Keralam, is a state located in the south-west region of India on the Malabar coast. It was formed on 1 November 1956 per the States Reorganisation Act by combining various Malayalam-speaking regions. Spread over 38,863 km2 (15,005 sq mi) with a population of 33,387,677, it is bordered by Karnataka to the north and north east, Tamil Nadu to the east and south, and...