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Be aware of power of pomegranate

Be aware of power of pomegranate

31 Aug 2014

London: Pomegranate has many health benefits, and it can do wonders for one's skin too.

Pomegranate,   benefits of pomegranate,   antioxidant,   anti-ageing,   natural ayurvedic skincare,  
J&K floods: Social networking sites aid rescue, relief work

J&K floods: Social networking sites aid rescue, relief work

08 Sep 2014

New Delhi: Hundreds of people have logged on to social networking sites likes Facebook and twitter to share information on floods, which have created havoc in Jammu and Kashmir, and are even collecting aid for the victims.

social networking sites,   Facebook,   twitter,   Kashmir flood,   Jammu and Kashmir,   National Disaster Response Force,  
Consider giving ex-gratia for flood-hit people: Supreme Court to J&K govt

Consider giving ex-gratia for flood-hit people: Supreme Court to J&K govt

16 Sep 2014

New Delhi: The Supreme Court asked the Jammu and Kashmir government to consider giving ex-gratia payment for people affected by the floods and to immediately take up the issue of restoring banking facilities in the affected areas. The bench of Chief Justice RM Lodha, Justice Kurian Joseph and Justice Rohinton Fali Nariman said that coupled with the rescue and relief operation, focus should be on the rehabilitation of people.

ex-gratia,   flood-hit people,   Supreme Court,   Kashmir government,   flood,   resuce operation J-K flood,   natural calamity,  
J&K floods: People's anger justified, says Omar Abdullah

J&K floods: People's anger justified, says Omar Abdullah

10 Sep 2014

Srinagar: Terming the flood situation in the flood-ravaged Kashmir Valley as "very serious", Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Wednesday said he understood the anger of the people affected by the "unprecedented" catastrophe.

J&K floods,  People's anger,   Omar Abdullah,   J&K CM,   natural calamity,   flood,   rescue operations,  
105 killed in Nepal floods, fears of disease rise

105 killed in Nepal floods, fears of disease rise

18 Aug 2014

Kathmandu: With recovery of seven more bodies, the death toll in floods and landslides-hit Nepal on Monday climbed to 105 while 130 others still remain missing, as the government battled to prevent cholera outbreak.

Disease,   Nepal flood,   natural calamity,   government,  
J&K floods: Air India deploys two special flights in Kashmir

J&K floods: Air India deploys two special flights in Kashmir

09 Sep 2014

New Delhi: Union Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapati Raju said here on Tuesday that two special Air India flights have been deployed in flood-hit Srinagar in order to speed up rescue work in the state.

J&K floods,   Air India,   special flights,   Kashmir,   airlines,   natural calamity,   flood,  
NDRF to launch intensive operations in flood-hit Jammu & Kashmir

NDRF to launch intensive operations in flood-hit Jammu & Kashmir

09 Sep 2014

New Delhi: Two teams of NDRF equipped with 30 boats today reached Srinagar as the force launched ‘intensive’ operations to rescue people marooned and stranded by floods and rising waters.

NDRF,   launch,   intensive operations,   flood-hit,   Jammu & Kashmir,   J-K flood,   natural calamity,  
Harish Rawat favours small dams to solve drinking water problem

Harish Rawat favours small dams to solve drinking water problem

18 Sep 2014

Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat has directed the authorities to expedite irrigation and flood control projects on the banks of rivers in the state.

Uttarakhand,   Harish Rawat,   flood control projects,   small dams,   drinking water problem,  
Many villages in Jalpaiguri and Alipurduar submerged by water

Many villages in Jalpaiguri and Alipurduar submerged by water

16 Aug 2014

Jalpaiguri/Alipurduar(WB): Many villages in Jalpaiguri and Alipurduar district have been submerged by the flood waters of the river Duduya and Sankosh, official sources said on Saturday.

Villages,   water,   flood water,   flood,   natural calamity,   ,  
Kailash Mansarovar Yatra concludes

Kailash Mansarovar Yatra concludes

09 Sep 2014

Pithoragarh: The Kailash Mansarovar Yatra, which began in June, concluded on Tuesday as the last and 18th batch of pilgrims left for New Delhi from Kathgodam in Uttarakhand.

Kailash Mansarovar Yatra,   Kathgodam,   Uttarakhand,   Kumaon Mandal Vikas Nigam,   KMVN,   ,  

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