31 Aug 2014
London: Pomegranate has many health benefits, and it can do wonders for one's skin too.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.