DAR ES SALAAM, Jan. 27 (Xinhua) -- At least 4,500 people in six villages in Kilwa district in Tanzania's southern region of Lindi have been made homeless after their houses were demolished by ongoing torrential rains, an official said on Monday. … [Read more...] about Over 4,000 left homeless by torrential rains in southern Tanzania: official
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Gaikwad who was previously the director of Groundwater Surveys and Development Agency said that groundwater has not improved. “Builders are constructing rain water harvesting systems in order to get tax rebates. However, the PMC will stop giving rebates if the system is bogus and not benefiting the public. For this we will inspect 50 commercial and 50 residential properties, randomly, in order take a final decision,” said Gaikawad. … [Read more...] about PMC budget: BRTS under review; rain water harvesting for tax rebates in check
And to honour the forces, ace photographer Pravin Talan launched the fifth edition of the Mumbai Police calendar. The highly coveted calendar has become a collector’s item over the years with its breath-taking visuals and rich emotions. It is widely regarded as a fine blend of art, action and emotions. … [Read more...] about Rain or shine, Mumbai police is always there!
The third Twenty20 international between Pakistan and Bangladesh was abandoned without a ball being bowled Monday because of bad weather in Lahore, giving the home side a 2-0 series victory. … [Read more...] about Third Pakistan-Bangladesh Twenty20 international rained off
Further away, the jingle of bells tied to the horns of bulls rent the idyllic village air and half-a-dozen young men are busy cleaning and painting the cattle shed. Standing an impressive five feet from the ground, with rippling muscles and an enviable sheen on his skin is 12-year-old Kaari. The colour of rain clouds, he is a star bull in the village, an ace player in jallikattu matches and occupies the centre of the shed, his massive form tethered by two ropes to stone pillars on either side. … [Read more...] about When the earth yields a bounty: Pongal 2020 was a sweet one for Tamil Nadu’s agrarian community