15 Jan 2015
Dehradun: Reconstruction work in Kedarnath and adjoining areas will be completed within two years well before the deadline set by the Centre, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat has said.
17 Jan 2015
Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Governor N N Vohra on Saturday undertook an extensive tour of flood-hit areas of the summer capital Srinagar to assess relief and rehabilitation measures undertaken to provide succour to the flood-affected families.
18 Jan 2015
New Delhi: In the wake of the unprecedented floods which caused havoc last year in Jammu and Kashmir, the state is all set to get its first, modern Flood Forecasting System with the Central Water Commission (CWC) planning to set up such facilities at about 25 sites in Kashmir Valley.
11 Jan 2015
Srinagar: Imposition of Centre’s rule in Jammu and Kashmir has raised hopes among the victims of last year’s devastating floods that the process of rehabilitation will be expedited now even as the political parties continue to blame each other for enforcement of Governor’s rule in the state.
23 Dec 2014
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Monday inspected the ongoing restoration work at Kedarnath, which had suffered severe damage due to the devastating floods last year, and announced an additional payment for the workers employed in the redevelopment work.
05 Jan 2015
Kuala Lumpur:Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has contracted a bacterial infection and is resting at home after touring districts hit by the country's worst flooding in decades, an aide said on Monday.
31 Dec 2014
Kuala Lumpur: Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has said the government will allocate new houses to families whose dwellings were destroyed in the recent floods, a media report said on Wednesday.
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.
31 Dec 2014
Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir government has completed the process of distribution of ex-gratia of Rs five lakh to each of the families of those who lost their lives in the September devastating floods in the state.
27 Dec 2014
Colombo:Floods and landslides triggered by heavy rains in Sri Lanka have killed at least 17 people and marooned nearly a million in the past four days, officials said on Saturday.