tag:compassion.com,2011-06-01:5-48282 India News 2011-06-01T20:31:04.49-06:00 Compassion International Advisory: Heavy Rains and Flooding in India tag:compassion.com,2015-43-25:5-102193 2015-12-09T15:15:50-07:00 2015-11-25T14:43:44-07:00
Heavy rains in Chennai and parts of Andhra Pradesh caused extensive flooding and damage to many homes and services. More than 28,000 people were evacuated with the help of disaster response agencies. More than 300 hundred beneficiaries have been affected.
Advisory: Heavy Rains and Wind in India tag:compassion.com,2015-00-15:5-101258 2015-10-15T17:00:00-06:00 2015-10-15T17:00:00-06:00

A storm carrying strong winds and heavy rain passed over the west coast of India. 17 beneficiaries from IN-876 were impacted with damage to their homes.

Advisory: Landslide in East India tag:compassion.com,2015-50-10:5-97049 2015-07-22T13:50:35-06:00 2015-07-10T13:50:21-06:00

Heavy rains caused a landslide in the hills of Kalimpong and Mirik in North Bengal, India. Children from student centers EI-173 and EI-179 were impacted.

Advisory: Strong Winds in East India tag:compassion.com,2015-11-29:5-95439 2015-05-07T12:49:37-06:00 2015-04-29T15:11:39-06:00

Recently, a powerful storm with strong winds and rain destroyed many homes and crops in several districts around Bihar. A total of 39 children from student centers EI-185, EI-302,
and EI-303 have been affected.

Advisory: Market Fire in East India tag:compassion.com,2015-55-12:5-89918 2015-02-12T13:55:38-07:00 2015-02-12T13:55:35-07:00
Recently, a large fire broke out in the market area of Pedong. Six beneficiaries from EI-174 lost their homes, but all are safe with their families.
Advisory: Cyclone Hits East Coast Of India tag:compassion.com,2014-16-22:5-85781 2014-10-22T13:16:22-06:00 2014-10-22T13:16:20-06:00

A cyclone recently hit the east coast of India causing damage to homes. Children from EI-421, EI-433, and EI-457 were impacted.

Advisory: Flooding in India tag:compassion.com,2014-00-31:5-58171 2014-07-31T00:00:00-06:00 2014-07-31T00:00:00-06:00

Heavy rains have caused flooding to occur in the Punjab state of India. The homes of 35 children from IN-928 were damaged.

Final Update: Protests in East India 2013 tag:compassion.com,2013-00-18:5-74331 2013-09-18T00:00:00-06:00 2013-09-18T00:00:00-06:00

Compassion East India has provided final information regarding the political protests that occurred throughout the Assam and Darjeeling districts of India in August.

Update: Protests in East India 2013 tag:compassion.com,2013-00-15:5-72562 2013-08-15T00:00:00-06:00 2013-08-15T00:00:00-06:00

Compassion East India has provided more information about the political protests that have occurred throughout the Assam and Darjeeling districts of India.

Advisory: Protests in East India August 2013 tag:compassion.com,2013-00-14:5-72484 2013-08-14T00:00:00-06:00 2013-08-14T00:00:00-06:00

Political protests have occurred throughout the Assam and Darjeeling districts of India since early August.

Advisory: Flooding in India June 2013 tag:compassion.com,2013-00-25:5-71508 2013-06-25T00:00:00-06:00 2013-06-25T00:00:00-06:00

Since June 18, 2013, monsoon rains have caused flooding and landslides in northern India.

Update: Heavy Rains in East Indonesia tag:compassion.com,2013-00-28:5-64114 2013-02-28T00:00:00-07:00 2013-02-28T00:00:00-07:00

Compassion East Indonesia has provided more information about the heavy rains that occurred on February 16 in Manado.

Advisory: Cyclone Nilam in India tag:compassion.com,2012-00-05:5-61412 2012-11-05T00:00:00-07:00 2012-11-05T00:00:00-07:00

Cyclone Nilam caused heavy rains, harsh winds, and flooding on India’s southeastern coast on October 31, 2012.

Advisory: Flooding in Eastern India tag:compassion.com,2012-00-03:5-58129 2012-08-03T00:00:00-06:00 2012-08-03T00:00:00-06:00

Heavy rains caused flooding in the Darjeeling and Jalpaiguri districts of India on July 16, 2012.

Advisory: Virus in India tag:compassion.com,2011-00-30:5-49853 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2011-06-30T00:00:00-06:00
A mysterious virus is spreading in eastern India and has lead to deaths. No Compassion-assisted children have been affected.