23 Jun 2013
Air operations to rescue stranded people in flood-hit Uttarakhand have been suspended due to overcast conditions but the ground operations are on, Indo Tibetan Border Police chief Ajay Chadha said on Sunday.
22 Jun 2013
Rescue workers have a crucial 48-hour window to evacuate those stranded in the mountains of Uttarakhand as rains are expected to return by Sunday evening.
03 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Vision is one of the boons of a human body. A life without eyes is something we can't even imagine of. Though spectacles might be in fashion, nobody wants to have a weak or blurry eyesight.
03 Dec 2015
New Delhi: Natural gas prices in India are likely to decline 16 percent next year before recovering gradually, but may not regain the current year rate till at least 2020.
26 Jun 2013
According to a UN report, if any natural calamities occur in national capital, Delhi Metro may cause a huge loss of life and property because it falls in a high-risk flood and earthquake zone.
17 Sep 2011
Uttarakhand, an abode blessed with Himalayan peaks, glaciers and dense forests and referred as Land of Gods (Devbhoomi) has transformed into a 'land of disaster'. Each year hundreds of locals fall victim to natural disasters in the hill state.
28 Dec 2015
Patna: Bihar government has decided to set up a super emergency operation centre armed with latest equipment and resources here and emergency operation centres in other districts of the state.
03 May 2016
New Delhi: The Supreme Court today asked the Attorney General to take instruction and apprise it about the feasibility of holding a floor test in Uttarakhand Assembly under its supervision.
26 Apr 2016
New Delhi: National Museum of Natural History premises became the newest addition to the list of prominent buildings which have fallen prey to fire in recent months. The museum is a part of Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI) building, situated in Central Delhi. The unfortunate incident occurred during the wee hours of Tuesday, April 26.
26 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Six fire officials were rushed to hospital after they inhaled excessive smoke during the four-hour operation to control the blaze that broke out at 1:45 am at the National Museum of Natural History in FICCI building.