03 Jul 2015
Chennai: In an initiative aimed at helping lactating mothers who travel, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today ordered setting up of separate rooms in bus terminals across the state to help them feed their babies in privacy.
06 Jul 2015
Srinagar: A Border Security Force (BSF) trooper was killed overnight in Pakistan firing on the Line of Control (LoC) in North Kashmir's Kupwara district.
04 Jul 2015
Srinagar: At least five infiltrating guerrillas and a soldier were killed overnight near the Line of Control (LoC) in Uri sector of Baramulla district where the Army said it foiled a major infiltration bid.
26 Jun 2015
Srinagar: Residents of Kashmir Valley heaved a sigh of relief with a dip in the water level of the Jhelum easing flood concerns even as the river continues to flow above the danger mark in the South and Central parts.
29 Jun 2015
Srinagar: The Defence Ministry has raised a bill of Rs 500 crore for its assistance to Jammu and Kashmir government for carrying out relief and rescue operations during the floods that battered the valley last year.
25 Jun 2015
Srinagar: The water level in Jhelum crossed the danger mark at Sangam in South Kashmir early morning today as most parts of the Valley were lashed by incessant rains since yesterday.
28 May 2015
Patna: India will raise the issue of Saptkoshi river with Nepal which causes flood in Bihar every year, Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharati said on Thursday.
26 Jun 2015
Dehradun: With the very first spell of monsoon showers damaging nearly half a dozen roads and bridges in Rudraprayag and Chamoli districts, choppers were today flown to the affected areas with a team of senior officials to assess conditions and ensure safety of Chardham pilgrims.
16 Jun 2015
New Delhi: The Centre today announced an additional package of Rs 2,437 crore for reconstruction and rehabilitation of flood-ravaged Jammu and Kashmir. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Home Minister Rajnath Singh, in a joint press conference, said Rs 2,602 crore had already been released last year by the government to help the state in relief and rehabilitation work.
17 Jun 2013
The Yamuna is overflowing because of the heavy downpour in the hill states of Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh. In the meantime, Haryana has started releasing water from the Tajewala dam from Sunday afternoon. The water released from the dam will reach Delhi by Wednesday.