Bihar flood

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Flood Victims Cope in India's Bihar State
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Flood victims stand in a queue to receive food at a relief camp in Saharsa, in the northern Indian state of Bihar, 23 Sept. 2008 No one in 13-year-old Soni ...
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UPDATE 1-India deploys police as flood victims protest
Reuters India - Mumbai,India
About 290 flood-related deaths have been reported from Bihar, reeling from the worst floods in recent years, officials said. At least 100000 ha (250000 ...
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Hindi films, Bihar Govt's help for flood victims - New Delhi,India
Patna: Bihar government's Information and Public Relations Department orgasnised a show of old Bollywood classics in various flood relief camps in order to ...
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Bihar deploys police as flood victims protest
Reuters India - Mumbai,India
PATNA, India (Reuters) - Hundreds of police were deployed in flood-hit Bihar on Monday, a day after soldiers opened fire on angry villagers demanding food ...
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Doha flood relief team reaches Bihar
Gulf Times - Doha,Qatar
TWO members of Bihar Flood Relief Committee in Qatar, Shakil Ahmed Kakvi and Farooq Ahmed, have arrived in Bihar with relief materials to be handed over to ...
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Flood situation improves further in Bihar
Hindu - Chennai,India
Patna (PTI): The flood situation in Bihar showed signs of further improvement on Sunday with almost all major rivers including the Ganga and Kosi receding. ...
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Parsvnath rescues Bihar flood victims
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All the items will be distributed among Bihar’s stranded villagers as an aid in facilitating the rescue and relief operation for the flood victims by Parsvnath Developers Limited. “Bihar has been hit by the worst natural calamity ever ...
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Bihar flood
By Vachak(Vachak)
Vajpayee donates for Bihar flood relief works Zee News - Noida,Uttar Pradesh,India Patna, Sept 28: Former Prime Minister and BJP leader Atal Bihari Vajpayee has donated Rs 25 lakh and his one month salary for flood relief operations in ...
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Bihar team visits TN to learn from Tsunami relief work
Last month, the prime minister had termed the Bihar flood a national calamity and announced an immediate release of Rs 1000 crore for relief efforts. He also announced release of 1.25 lakh tonnes of food grains. ...
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A Passion for Health (and Latrines) in Bihar India
By John Lindner
The design took shape after speaking with flood-affected families about their common sanitation practices and preferences, and observing that pit latrines are seldom used. In this area of Bihar, the majority of the flood-affected people ...
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River Barrages and Flood "Defence" Embankments Causing Flood ...
By Reigh Belisama(Riversider)
'Over 3465 km of embankments have been built as a flood-control measure in Bihar since 1952, and more embankments are in the offing. When will government realise that it is the embankments themselves that are responsible for Bihar’s ...
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