11 Dec 2014
Srinagar: BJP president Amit Shah on Thursday hit out at the Omar Abdullah government in Jammu and Kashmir for its "slow" rehabilitation process after the September floods and alleged mismanagement of central relief funds, while promising his party would make the state the best in the country, if voted to power.
11 Dec 2014
New Delhi: They had all been affected by the deadly floods in the valley last September but Jammu and Kashmir cricket captain Parveez Rasool feels that it is the "adversities" that have made their team "mentally strong" to beat a champion side like Mumbai.
05 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Cutting across party lines, members in Lok Sabha on Friday urged the government to provide more funds to the states besides developing a permanent mechanism to deal with the recurring problem of drought and floods.
27 Nov 2014
Dehradhun: Doors of the famous Badrinath temple in Garhwal Himalayas were closed on Thursday for winters, concluding the Charm Dham Yatra.
08 Dec 2014
New Delhi: The Jammu and Kashmir government's demand for a Rs 42000 crore package to deal with the situation created by the recent floods will be referred to an appropriate committee which deals with such issues, government told the Lok Sabha.
30 Nov 2014
New Delhi: After its successful use during the floods in Kashmir this year, a key communication system of the Army that offers greater security and reliability will now be expanded to other parts of the country in a multi-crore project.
29 Nov 2014
London: Education makes people less vulnerable to natural disasters such as floods, landslides and storms that are expected to intensify with climate change, says a new study.
18 Oct 2014
Badrinath: Taking forward Prime Minister Narendra Modi's initiative to rid the country of litter and rubbish, Reliance Group chairman Anil Ambani on Saturday cleaned the Badrinath and Kedarnath temple premises and area around it to spread the message of 'Swachh Bharat'.
13 Jul 2013
A lake formed after melting of glaciers at Satopanth in Chamoli district posed fresh danger to the rain-ravaged areas of Badrinath, Joshimath and Karnaprayag, prompting the administration to issue an alert.
04 Oct 2014
Dehradun: Badrinath Temple, one of the four Char Dhams, will close for winters on November 27 this year.