05 Oct 2015
Nice (France): Violent storms and flooding along the French Riviera have killed at least 17 people and another four are still missing in what were described as 'apocalyptic' scenes, local officials said today. Up to 180 millimeters (seven inches) of rain fell in just three hours overnight, transforming the glitzy streets of Cannes, Nice and Antibes into debris strewn rivers.
29 Sep 2015
Dehradun: Mild tremors were felt in parts of Uttarakhand this afternoon as an earthquake measuring 4.8 on the Richter Scale hit Pithoragarh district on India-Nepal border and adjoining areas.
28 Sep 2015
Dehradun: Peeved at Chief Minister Harish Rawat's alleged refusal to meet the wife and son of a jailed BJP MLA and booking them on charges of breach of peace, BJP in Uttarakhand today said all its MLAs will stage a demonstration outside CM's residence on October 5 and protest against the state government's 'growing arrogance and disregard for democratic norms.'
23 Sep 2015
Srinagar:A flood alert was sounded in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag, Pulwama and Srinagar districts today as Jhelum River crossed the danger mark. The river crossed the danger mark at Anantnag's Sangam.
31 May 2015
New Delhi: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat today said that he has ordered an inquiry into the flood relief scam, adding that strict action would be initiated against those responsible.
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.
04 Sep 2015
Jorhat: The flood situation in Assam remains grim as 26 die in a fresh round of flooding and hundreds of thousands of people remain displaced.
01 Sep 2015
Itanagar: Flood situation continued to remain grim in Arunachal Pradesh with rising water level of major rivers in several districts inundating fresh areas forcing the administration to evacuate people to safer places.
31 Aug 2015
Guwahati: The flood situation in Assam has deteriorated again, affecting 4.64 lakh people in some major towns and more than 1,000 villages and causing widespread destruction, officials said today.
31 Aug 2015
Itanagar: Incessant rain in the last couple of days has created a flood-like situation in several Arunachal Pradesh districts triggering landslides, disrupting surface communication and rendering people homeless.