16 Mar 2015
Jammu: The World Bank is expected to grant a loan of 250 million USD to Jammu and Kashmir for the reconstruction of infrastructure damaged due to the devastating floods in September last year.
23 Feb 2015
Jammu: At a time when the situation in Jammu and Kashmir was limping back to normalcy and people were slowly rebuilding their lives after the devastating floods in September last year, the deadly swine flu virus has added more pain to their misery.
31 Jan 2015
Srinagar: 'Fitoor', an adaptation of Charles Dickens' 'Great Expectations' starring Rekha, Katrina Kaif and Aditya Roy Kapur, is the first Bollywood movie being shot in Kashmir after last year's devastating floods.
18 Jan 2015
Dehradun: An alert has been sounded in the high-altitude districts of Uttarakhand in view of a communication from the Centre predicting snow avalanches in areas located above 2,500 metres in the hill state.
07 Feb 2015
Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Governor N N Vohra on Saturday directed the state's Finance secretary to pursue discussions with the Union Finance Ministry on the rapid damage and needs assessment report on the floods prepared jointly by the World Bank team and state government.
23 Jan 2015
Jammu: Insurance claims amounting to Rs 831.91 crore of those affected by last year's floods have been settled by different banks in Jammu and Kashmir. Banks had so far settled 23,740 insurance claims worth Rs 831.91 crore till January 10, according to state Finance Department officials.
29 Dec 2014
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Cabinet on Sunday passed a resolution to request the Centre to withdraw its notification declaring vast stretch between Gomukh to Uttarkashi in the state as an eco-sensitive zone. Apart from this the cabinet gave nod to the 'Mera Gaon Meri Sadak' scheme and also took decisions related to the new sports policy of the state and other issues.
31 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Jammu and Kashmir Governor N N Vohra on Saturday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and apprised him about the relief and rehabilitation progress going on in the state in the aftermath of massive floods last September.
31 Jan 2015
New Delhi: All the tourist infrastructure in Jammu and Kashmir, which was damaged during the devastating floods last year is expected to be put in place by the end of March, a senior state government official said on Friday.
07 Aug 2012
Leader of the Opposition Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday spoke to Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde and urged him to evacuate pilgrims stranded in Uttarkashi region of Uttarakhand in the aftermath of flash floods there.