06 Aug 2012
Four labourers who were declared dead in the recent flash floods in Uttarakashi district have been reported alive, a top official said on Monday.
09 Aug 2012
Army helicopters on Thursday continued to drop relief materials to flood affected areas of Uttarkashi district amid reports that there was another cloud burst in the remote Mori area of the district.
23 Aug 2016
Lucknow: Flood situation on Tuesday worsened in Uttar Pradesh due to release of water from Nepal and adjoining states of Madhya Pradesh and Uttrakhand which led to further rise in water levels of major rivers. According to Central Water Commission (CWC), the Ganga is flowing above the danger marks at Fafamau and Chhatnag (both in Allahabad) besides in Mirzapur, Varanasi, Ghazipur and Ballia.
05 Aug 2012
ITBP and police personnel on Sunday searched debris of flattened homes and dug rubbles to look for more bodies in rain-ravaged Uttarakhand where the toll due to the incessant downpour reached 34.
04 Aug 2012
Ten people were killed and 38 others went missing as incessant rains battered Uttarakhand on Saturday triggering landslides, cloud bursts and flash floods which flattened homes and stranded hundreds of pilgrims with the Chardham Yatra coming to a grinding halt.
02 Jul 2016
New Delhi: At least twelve people were killed in torrential rains and landslides in Uttarakhand, while two persons were swept away by rain-fed muddy waters in Arunachal Pradesh even as Rajasthan reeled under heat wave conditions with Sri Ganganagar simmering at 45 degrees Celsius.
08 Sep 2012
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna on Saturday visited disaster affected areas at Mori and Badkot in Uttarkashi district and reaffirmed the government's commitment to provide all help to victims.
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.
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.
23 Aug 2016
New Delhi: The Centre on Monday night rushed 10 NDRF teams to flood-hit areas of Bihar and Uttar Pradesh in order to launch massive relief and rescue operations to help those marooned in these states.