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.
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.
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.
07 Nov 2014
Jammu: Notwithstanding the ravaging floods in Jammu and Kashmir, the electorate in the state has risen to 72 lakh for the Assembly polls, an increase of 2.7 percent from the number of voters in the state in recent Lok Sabha elections.
18 Oct 2014
New Delhi: After one of the worst flood epidemic hit the Jammu and Kashmir Valley, the Indian Army officials along with the locals in order to rehabilitate the state,are conduction cleanliness campaigns though out the diaspora.
11 Aug 2014
Uttarkashi: Police has reportedly rescued a 10 year old child who swept away by the flow of the Assi-Ganga River in Uttarkashi district.
14 Oct 2014
Srinagar: Doordarshan Kendra Srinagar, which was marooned for three weeks due to floods last month, will resume partial operations from its station here on Wednesday, an official said.