05 Sep 2015
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat expressed concern over the high drop-out rate in government schools of the state and asked teachers to look into the factors which have caused government schools to lag behind private schools and prepare a roadmap to enhance their standards.
04 Sep 2015
Jorhat: The flood situation in Assam remains grim as 26 die in a fresh round of flooding and hundreds of thousands of people remain displaced.
26 Aug 2015
Seoul: Flash floods caused by heavy rain killed 40 people in North Korea's northeastern border area over the weekend, the International Federation of the Red Cross said today.
01 Sep 2015
Itanagar: Flood situation continued to remain grim in Arunachal Pradesh with rising water level of major rivers in several districts inundating fresh areas forcing the administration to evacuate people to safer places.
31 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Enterprise IT-solution provider Oracle on Monday launched a new enterprise grade flash storage system that it claims will deliver superior performance than existing technology, capacity scaling and quicker responses while handling mixed workloads.
31 Aug 2015
Guwahati: The flood situation in Assam has deteriorated again, affecting 4.64 lakh people in some major towns and more than 1,000 villages and causing widespread destruction, officials said today.
31 Aug 2015
Itanagar: Incessant rain in the last couple of days has created a flood-like situation in several Arunachal Pradesh districts triggering landslides, disrupting surface communication and rendering people homeless.
02 Aug 2015
Yangon: The toll from flash floods and landslides in Myanmar after days of torrential rain is likely to spike, the UN warned Sunday, as monsoonal downpours brought misery to thousands across the region.
22 Aug 2015
Patna: Bihar, which faced a drought-like situation till last week, is now bracing up to handle floods in hundreds of its villages. The water level is rising in several rivers following heavy rain in the state and the catchment areas of Nepal since Thursday, threatening hundreds of villages.
21 Aug 2015
Guwahati: The flood situation in Assam worsened today following incessant rainfall in the upper catchment areas of Bhutan and Arunachal Pradesh, affecting more than three lakh people in 13 districts.