28 Jun 2013
Senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha on Thursday made a veiled attack on Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on the issue of rescuing Uttarakhand victims from his state alone, saying that no politician should be parochial in his approach while saving lives of the stranded people.
01 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Expressing grief over the loss of lives in torrential rains in Uttarakhand, Chief Minister Harish Rawat today announced a compensation of Rs two lakh each to families of the victims.
08 Aug 2013
Mumbai: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan along with other Bollywood stars will rally for a cause and perform for a seven-hour on-air marathon event initiated by a television channel, to collect funds for Uttarakhand victims.
24 Jun 2014
Hyderabad: In a bid to identify the victims of last year's Uttarakhand floods tragedy, city-based Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics (CDFD) with the state government is trying to contact relatives of missing persons and obtain blood samples for DNA matching.
21 Jun 2013
Members of the Hindi film fraternity, including megastar Amitabh Bachchan and writer-lyricist Javed Akhtar, have mourned the current situation in Uttarakhand where hundreds have died and thousands gone missing in unprecedented flash-floods and landslides.
26 Jul 2013
Dehradun: The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) will help construct 500 fabricated houses free of cost for the victims of Uttarakhand flood disaster. Rotary International has also extended helping hand to the victims and proposed to reconstruct schools in 13 districts of the state.
22 Jun 2013
Rescue workers have a crucial 48-hour window to evacuate those stranded in the mountains of Uttarakhand as rains are expected to return by Sunday evening.
12 Dec 2015
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today granted a solatium of Rs 4 lakh each to the kin of 23 people killed in rain-related incidents in the State.
22 Jun 2013
Amid ongoing rescue operations in Uttarakhand to save the survivors of flash-flood in the state, now it’s hunger and exploitation by local traders which seem to be adding to woes of the stranded pilgrims.
08 Sep 2012
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna on Saturday visited disaster affected areas at Mori and Badkot in Uttarkashi district and reaffirmed the government's commitment to provide all help to victims.