26 Jun 2015
Srinagar: Residents of Kashmir Valley heaved a sigh of relief with a dip in the water level of the Jhelum easing flood concerns even as the river continues to flow above the danger mark in the South and Central parts.
25 Jun 2015
Srinagar: The water level in Jhelum crossed the danger mark at Sangam in South Kashmir early morning today as most parts of the Valley were lashed by incessant rains since yesterday.
24 Jun 2015
New Delhi: The Centre has launched a mobile application, where the public can upload pictures of pollution sources of the Ganga river for further action by the authorities concerned.
22 Jun 2015
Mumbai: Seizing on LK Advani's widely- debated comment that an emergency-like situation cannot be ruled out again, Shiv Sena today asked the BJP veteran to speak out his mind if he was pointing at some particular leader when he aired his apprehension.
06 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today reached Bangladesh capital Dhaka on his maiden visit to the south Asian nation. During his two-day visit, Modi will hold wide-ranging talks with his Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina on the whole gamut of ties and ways to move forward further.
13 Jun 2015
Rajahmundry (AP): As many as 22 people, including seven children, were killed today when their vehicle fell off a bridge over Godavari river at Dowleswaram. The tragedy occurred as a group of pilgrims was returning in an SUV after a visit to the Tirupati temple, police said, adding that the ill-fated travellers hailed from Achyutapuram near Visakhapatnam.
05 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Mājuli, the largest river island in the world, is struggling for its existence. The environmental conditions recently have not been cooperating well because of which the Island situated on Brahmaputra river in Assam is not able to sustain itself and is expected to vanish if required steps are not taken soon.
02 Jun 2015
Beijing: At least 400 people, mostly the elderly, are missing as a ship capsized in the Yangtze river in southern China after being caught in a cyclone. Strong winds and heavy rains are hindering the rescue efforts, official said.
13 Jun 2015
Kolkata: The Indian Institute of Technology-Kharagpur, which was listed among the 4,470 NGOs barred by the central government from receiving foreign funds for not adhering to guidelines, on Friday claimed its inclusion was an error.
25 May 2015
Patna: Five Bihar districts were put on flood alert on Monday over fears of a dramatic rise in the water level of the Gandak river, officials said.Massive landslides caused by repeated earthquakes have blocked the Kali Gandaki river at Benibazar in Myagdi district of Nepal creating an artificial lake, officials said warning that the bursting of this lake may cause the water level in the Gandak river in Bihar to rise dramatically.