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.
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.
21 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh today reviewed flood situation in Assam and assured all Central assistance for rescue and relief operations there. Singh telephoned Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi, who briefed him about the floods which have hit people in 13 districts.
20 Aug 2015
Guwahati: The flood situation in Assam turned grim today following incessant rains here in the past few days which have affected nearly two lakh people in over 280 villages in the state.
21 Aug 2015
Dehradun: After Bihar, Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh, Uttarakhand has now made Nawazuddin Siddiqui's latest film 'Manjhi – The Mountain Man' tax-free in the state.
18 Aug 2015
Saharsa (Bihar): Prime Minister Narendra Modi today made a blistering attack against Chief Minister Nitish Kumar saying out of "arrogance" he had returned Rs 5 crore Gujarat had donated for rehabilitation of Kosi flood victims and exhorted people to get rid of such an "arrogant politician".
04 Aug 2015
Yangon: Myanmar said today it had appealed for international assistance to help provide food, temporary shelter and clothing for more than 210,000 people affected by widespread flooding following weeks of heavy monsoon rains.
26 Jun 2015
Dehradun: With the very first spell of monsoon showers damaging nearly half a dozen roads and bridges in Rudraprayag and Chamoli districts, choppers were today flown to the affected areas with a team of senior officials to assess conditions and ensure safety of Chardham pilgrims.
07 Aug 2015
Yangon: Severe flood disaster in Myanmar has brought the death toll to as many as 88 and affected more than 3,33,000 people across the nation. The state has been facing the flood fury since June that has prompted a state of emergency for urgent relief efforts.