22 Apr 2016
Itanagar: Continuous rain in the last couple of days has triggered flood-like situation in several districts of Arunachal Pradesh, including the state capital.
24 Apr 2015
Kedarnath: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Friday slammed media for not projecting the restoration and rehabilitation work in the flood-ravaged hills in the right perspective.
13 Jan 2014
Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government would soon disburse financial assistance to the relatives of those who died in last year’s flash flood in Uttarakhand, officials said on Monday.
11 Mar 2016
New Delhi: The stage is now set for the controversial three-day cultural event opening today on the Yamuna flood plains even as Art of Living guru Sri Sri Ravi Shankar struck a defiant note that he will not pay Rs 5 crore fine imposed by Green Tribunal and would rather go to jail.
10 Feb 2016
New Delhi: In an effort to enhance disaster preparedness in India, tech giant Google yesterday announced public emergency alerts for floods in the country.
29 Jun 2013
One of the most sought-after tourist destinations in the country, Nainital, is no longer safe from the threat of landslides. Concerned about the indiscriminate construction activities that have been going on for the past two-three decades, geologists have called for a complete stop to these activities.
14 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Art of Living founder Sri Sri Ravi Shankar said parties should not politicise events having a bearing on the country's reputation and suggested that the media has been "harsh" in its criticism of the World Cultural Festival organised on the Yamuna flood plain.
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.
16 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Before leaving for Bangalore, the Art of Living (AoL) founder Sri Sri Ravi Shankar today visited the Yamuna river bank where the three-day long World Culture Festival was held amid controversy that it caused ecological damage.
02 Jul 2013
Wearing a white frock with violet flowers and her two tiny legs in a plaster, a two-and-a-half-year-old girl, who has attracted media attention after she got separated in the deluge from her parents in Kedarnath but was rescued, is not happy just clutching to her big bright doll.