Overall Orange alert Flood
in India

Event summary

This flood can have a medium humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Glide number: 2018-000134
People Killed: 501
People displaced: 280679

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 240 | About casualties: 16 | Last hour: 0

Google to use AI to predict natural disasters
Thu, 27 Sep 2018 07:36:00 +0200.

By Tim Sandle 18 hours ago in Technology Google has announced plans to work with the Central Water Commission of India. For this Google will use artificial intelligence to alert people in India about impending floods. Google has provided a
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Google to use AI to predict natural disasters
Wed, 26 Sep 2018 14:37:00 +0200.

By Tim Sandle 1 hour ago in Technology Google has announced plans to work with the Central Water Commission of India. For this Google will use artificial intelligence to alert people in India about impending floods. Google has provided a s
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Google Partners with Water Ministry to Predict Floods in India
Wed, 26 Sep 2018 13:45:00 +0200.

Google is partnering with government agencies in order to do its bit at times of natural calamities is nothing new. The tech giant has partnered with USA's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for incorporating alerts about natural di
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India: INDIA: Students at Don Bosco Higher Secondary School help with ...
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 20:51:00 +0200.

) Recent flooding in India has marred its landscape and left close to 1,000 dead and more than 800,000 homeless. Kerala saw 400 deaths in that Indian state alone. The flooding was reported in Kerala as the heaviest rains and floods in the r
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (28), NASA (7), INFORM (1),