World News | Agencies | Monday August 10, 2015
The ground shook in Delhi and Srinagar after an earthquake hit northern Afghanistan. No damage has been reported so far in India.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 7, 2015
Western Nepal and northern India face an increased risk of a future major earthquake, warn scientists who have found that the devastating 7.8 quake that struck Nepal in April released only a fraction of the energy "locked" in the underlying fault.
India News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday July 30, 2015
Two Air India employees have been arrested in Delhi after the police uncovered a people-smuggling operation that apparently targeted victims of the Nepal earth quake.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 11, 2015
With majority of buildings in Delhi ill-equipped to withstand a major earthquake, the city government is planning to involve structural engineers in the process of building-plan approval to ensure safety of structures.
Delhi News | Agencies | Saturday May 30, 2015
Mild tremors were felt in New Delhi this evening.
India News | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Tuesday May 12, 2015
Delhi's Metro service was halted at 12.38 pm today, soon after a big earthquake measuring 7.4 on the Richter scale hit Nepal today, with tremors were felt across much of North and East India, including the capital.
World News | NDTV.com | Thursday May 14, 2015
Four earthquakes hit devastated Nepal in quick succession today, sending terrified residents running onto the streets in the capital of Kathmandu; large tremors were felt across Northern India, including Delhi at about 12.35 pm.
India News | Agencies | Wednesday May 13, 2015
Four earthquakes shook devastated Nepal in quick succession on Tuesday afternoon, the first a massive 7.3 on the Richter scale. 42 people have died in Nepal and nearly a 1000 are injured.
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday May 12, 2015
The Delhi Police claims to have arrested a terrorist who escaped a jail in Nepal that had collapsed in the recent earthquake. Irfan Ahmad carried a reward of Rs 50,000 on his head in India. He was arrested on May 7 from Bahraich in Uttar Pradesh, where he once lived.
India News | NDTV.com | Monday May 4, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today attended the International Buddha Purnima Diwas celebrations in Delhi and offered prayers for the people affected by the earthquake in Nepal. He later addressed the gathering which was attended by ambassadors, MPs, scholars and Buddhist monks from across the globe.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 4, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will attend the International Buddha Purnima Diwas celebrations in Delhi on Monday and offer prayers for the people affected by the earthquake in Nepal, the birthplace of Gautama Buddha.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 1, 2015
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi today visited the Nepal embassy in Delhi to pay condolences to those who died in the killer earthquake in the neighbouring country.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday April 30, 2015
Many street-children living in the national capital on Thursday took to the streets to collect aid for victims of the Nepal earthquake.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday April 30, 2015
An online application promising to aid the search and rescue efforts in earthquake-ravaged Nepal was launched in Delhi, a statement said on Thursday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 30, 2015
A Mumbai-bound Air India plane carrying 142 passengers landed 35 minutes before scheduled time as one of them, who was earlier rescued from quake-devastated Nepal, suffered a panic attack.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 30, 2015
A 25-year-old doctor from Kerala, who miraculously survived under the debris of a six-storey hotel in earthquake-hit Kathmandu, has been admitted to the ICU of AIIMS Trauma Centre in New Delhi.
India News | Written by Sunetra Choudhury | Tuesday April 28, 2015
If you are in despair about the tragedy in Nepal, come down to the Nepalese Embassy in Delhi. The kindness of the many, many people who have reached out in this time of need, is bound to warm your heart.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday April 28, 2015
"I went there for peace, but ended up facing nature's fury," a Delhi-based audio engineer and disc jockey said upon his return to India from earthquake-hit Nepal.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 28, 2015
After the devastating earthquake in Nepal, Delhi government today decided to conduct mock drills to check preparedness of the government agencies to deal with disasters and also chalked out a disaster management plan having broad guidelines.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday April 27, 2015
At least 38 Indian cities lie in high-risk seismic zones and nearly 60 percent of the subcontinental landmass is vulnerable to earthquakes. Barring rare exceptions, such as the Delhi Metro, India's hastily-built cities are open to great damage from earthquakes.
Karnataka News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday April 27, 2015
At least 80 people from Karnataka, who were stranded in quake-hit Nepal, returned to New Delhi on Sunday by a special Indian Air Force (IAF) aircraft along with other Indians, an official said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 26, 2015
Delhi Government has decided to send 25,000 packets of food and 25,000 pouches of drinking water as immediate relief for the people of earthquake-hit Nepal.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday April 26, 2015
Another Indian Air Force plane brought 237 Indians back to New Delhi from Kathmandu this afternoon, taking the number of passengers evacuated to 783 from earthquake-hit Nepal since the first plane landed late Saturday night.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday April 26, 2015
Budget carrier SpiceJet today said it will operate a special relief flight to Kathmandu from New Delhi at 11:00 pm, which will return at 03:25 am on Monday.