Cloudburst in Uttarakhand: 29 killed, 31 missing
Sep 15, 2012
उत्तराखंड में दो जगह बादल फटने से 20 लोग मरे
Sep 14, 2012
Doda cloudburst: 4 feared dead, many stranded
Jun 9, 2011
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday July 15, 2013
Over 5,700 people still missing from 18 states will now be "presumed dead", Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna said today. But the search for the missing will continue.
India | Tejas Mehta | Wednesday July 10, 2013
First the cloudburst and now heavy rains have caused chaos all over upper Uttarakhand, blocking roads and hampering relief operations.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 4, 2013
Taking the cue from havoc wrought by cloudburst in Uttarakhand, the Kerala government has decided to strengthen its disaster management system to tackle crisis arising from natural calamities and outbreak of epidemics.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 23, 2013
A woman, who returned home safely after being stranded during the Kedarnath yatra amid cloudburst and flood, recalls her ordeal of living in a bus for three days to survive the nightmare.
India | Edited by Mala Das | Friday June 21, 2013
As rescue and relief operations are on in full swing in rain-ravaged Uttarakhand, questions are now being raised over whether a warning was issued and if this were ignored by the state government.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday September 28, 2012
The Uttarakhand government has demanded a package of Rs 600 crore from the Centre for relief and rehabilitation of the cloudburst-hit people of Uttarkashi.
India | Agence France Presse | Sunday September 16, 2012
The death toll from a series of landslides and floods has gone upto 45 in Uttarakhand on Saturday as rescuers pulled 17 more bodies from the debris, a state government minister told AFP. 18 people are still feared trapped in debris after cloudburst w...
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 15, 2012
The toll in the series of cloudbursts that struck Rudraprayag rose to 35 today with six more bodies recovered from the affected villages.
India | Edited by Sabyasachi Dasgupta | Friday September 14, 2012
At least 30 people were killed and at least 40 people were reported missing after a cloudburst in Uttarakhand's Rudraprayag and Bageshwar district wreaked havoc today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday July 27, 2012
Large tracts of land in Himachal Pradesh's Mandi district were washed away in flash floods which occurred due to a cloudburst on Monday. Several parts of the state also received moderate to heavy rainfall.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday May 11, 2012
A 43-year-old woman was killed and two others injured in a cloudburst in the Budgam district of central Kashmir on Friday, police said.
Cities | NDTV Correspondent | Friday June 10, 2011
At least four persons were feared dead, and several vehicles stranded after a cloudburst on the Doda-Batote highway on Thursday, 135 km from Jammu, senior officials said.The army was called in after flash floods following cloudburst. (See Pictures)The cloudburst affected over a km stretch of the Dod...
India | NDTV Correspondent | Sunday October 17, 2010
The devastating cloud burst killed more than 200 people and orphaned scores of children in Ladakh. Now, for the first time, a Jammu based NGO, Youth Movement for Peace, has adopted 27 of these orphaned children who will get free education and a place to stay in Jammu."I want to become a doctor, it w...
India | NDTV Correspondent | Thursday August 19, 2010
At least 18 little children have died and nearly 30 other school children are still trapped under the rubble of a school building which collapsed in Uttarakhand's Bageshwar district on Wednesday.In the middle of the heavy rain, rescue workers are trying to get to these trapped children. The terrible...
India | NDTV Correspondent | Tuesday August 17, 2010
Devotees of Badrinath yatra were trapped on Monday after the National Highway connecting it was washed away by Alakananda River near Lambagarh.The Border Roads Organisation (BRO) has made a temporary road and has rescued some of the devotees but around 5000 are still trapped near Lambagarh and Barha...
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 17, 2010
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh announced a Rs 125 crore relief packaged for the Leh cloudburst victims and said all houses destroyed by the natural calamity will be reconstructed within the next two-and-a-half months.Singh, who arrived in Leh on a day-long visit to take stock of relief and rehabilita...
India | Press Trust of India | Monday August 16, 2010
Reaching out to the victims of cloudburst here, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi today promised them all possible help and lauded the security forces for their massive relief and rehabilitation effort.Rahul, who arrived a day before Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's scheduled visit here, took stock of the...
Indo-Asian News Service | Friday August 13, 2010
When a cloudburst wreaked havoc in Leh last week, Priyanka Chopra watched with alarm for news of a stupa and a market where she had played as
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 12, 2010
A massive candle light march was held in memory of the victims of the cloudburst on Thursday which was attended by people from various strata of society including locals, monks, nuns and foreigners.The condolence peace march which started off around seven in the evening from the petrol pump area was...
Press Trust India | Wednesday August 11, 2010
Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan is planning to visit the 3 Idiots school in Leh which has been damaged due to the recent cloud bursts.