04 Aug 2015
Yangon: Myanmar said today it had appealed for international assistance to help provide food, temporary shelter and clothing for more than 210,000 people affected by widespread flooding following weeks of heavy monsoon rains.
20 Jul 2015
Jammu: Heavy firing started early today between the Indian and Pakistan troopers along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu region.
07 Aug 2015
New Delhi: State-run power equipment maker Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) today reported a 82.48 percent plunge in standalone net profit at Rs 33.89 crore for the quarter ended June 30, due to lower sales.
26 Jul 2015
Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today said the administration was prepared to cope with any situation arising due to heavy rains which are predicted in the state in the next 48 hours.
03 Aug 2015
Islamabad: At least 116 people have died and more than 7.5 lakh affected across Pakistan due to devastating floods triggered by monsoon rains, as authorities struggled to reach thousands stranded by swollen rivers.
02 Aug 2015
Kolkata: The death toll in West Bengal due to heavy rains and floods crossed 50 on Sunday after seven more deaths, including of four children, were reported from various districts.
18 Jul 2015
Shimla: The Meteorological Department has sounded an alert in Himachal Pradesh as various parts of the state have received heavy rainfall over the last two days.
03 Aug 2015
Imphal: Many places in Manipur were inundated due to heavy downpour in the state since the past two days, with the officials reporting three deaths due to drowning.
25 Jul 2015
Chittagong: The first cricket Test between Bangladesh and South Africa ended in a draw today after rain washed out the fifth day's play in Chittagong.
01 Aug 2015
Kolkata: Heavy rainfall lashed south Bengal districts and disrupted normal life in the state capital here, throwing road and rail traffic out of gear since early this morning as most parts of the city were submerged.