Home / Tag Archives: floods

Tag Archives: floods

Common earthquake rocks old foes Greece, Turkey

Nineteen people were killed in Turkey and Greece after a strong earthquake struck the Aegean Sea on Friday, bringing buildings crashing down and setting off tidal waves which slammed into coastal areas and islands. People ran onto streets in panic in the Turkish city of Izmir, witnesses said, after the …

Read More »

UAE expats help Kerala victims through social media

In the past few days, floods in Kerala have become a cause of grave concern for UAE expatriates from the Indian state. For many, the weekend was spent watching news updates from Kerala while trying to reach their friends and family members in the state. Indian expatriates make up nearly …

Read More »

In the Wake of the Ongoing Floods in Kerala; UAE Exchange and Unimoni waive service fee on remittances to Kerala Chief Minister’s Distress Relief Fund

Leading money transfer, foreign exchange and payment solutions brands, UAE Exchange and Unimoni, have waived service fee on remittances to Kerala Chief Minister’s Distress Relief Fund in the wake of the catastrophic floods that has ravaged the Indian state of Kerala. The initiative which enables the global Indian diaspora to …

Read More »

Heavy rain, floods lead to 581 accidents in Dubai

Traffic jams across Dubai Motorists were caught in traffic jams on key roads in Dubai, including Shaikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Road, Ras Al Khor Road, Meydan Road and Financial Centre Road on Sunday afternoon. Slow moving traffic was also reported on Al Wasl Road. 12,537 emergency calls made during rainfall …

Read More »

12 down in Utah due to heavy flash floods

The Levant News — Rain became the source of pain and devastation for Utah border residents near Arizona when heavy rainfall triggered heavy flash floods resuting in the death of 12 people on spot. In Zion National Park to the north, four people died and three were missing after going …

Read More »