India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 8, 2015
Four persons including three members of a family were feared dead as flash floods triggered by a cloudburst wrecked havoc in Dharampur area of Mandi district, 250 km from Shimla, this morning, inundating vast areas, washing away vehicles and perishing several heads of cattle.
India News | Written by Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal | Sunday July 26, 2015
The Army has launched a massive operation to evacuate people and clear roads after landslides were triggered by cloudbursts in Kashmir.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday July 25, 2015
The army on Saturday launched a massive relief and rescue operation at the Baltal base camp of the Amarnath Yatra where at least three people were killed and seven went missing following a cloudburst overnight.
India News | Agencies | Saturday July 25, 2015
Three people, two of them children, have been killed and nine others are injured in flash floods triggered by a cloudburst late last evening washed away several tents near the Amarnath base camp at Baltal in Jammu and Kashmir.
India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With PTI inputs) | Friday July 24, 2015
A cloudburst in Jammu and Kashmir's Baltal on Friday night caused flash floods near the Amarnath Yatra base camp but all pilgrims are reported to be safe, police said.
Cities | Written by Tania Saili Bakshi | Thursday July 23, 2015
One person died and six others were injured after cloudburst in Uttarakhand's Tehri district early on Thursday morning. The cloudburst took place in the upper reaches of Tehri district at around 3:30 am and brought devastation to village Jaspur.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 18, 2015
The number of dead in a series of cloudbursts that struck on both Baltal and Pahalgam routes of the Amarnath Yatra surged to six, following the recovery of bodies of two missing persons today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 17, 2015
Three children, including a 15-year-old girl, have been killed and two others are missing after a cloudburst struck near Sonmarg in Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday.
India News | Reported by Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal, Edited by Aashna Harjani | Sunday July 12, 2015
Two persons have died and two others are missing after a cloudburst in Pahalgam in south Kashmir's Anantnag district this afternoon.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday October 16, 2014
The Meghalaya government on Wednesday sought financial assistance of Rs.3,072 crore for restoring propery damaged by floods and landslides due to incessant rains following cloudburst in the Garo Hills region.
India News | Vishnu Varma | Thursday July 31, 2014
Three people were killed and three others are missing after they were hit by a cloud burst in Uttarakhand, a district official said.
India News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 wreaked havoc in the state two days ago.
India News | 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 News | 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.
Srinagar News | 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.
Jammu News | 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 Doda-Batote highway, and many vehicles and people wer...
India News | 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 was my desire to get education, I want to make a ma...