India | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 24, 2014
The toll in Odisha flood today mounted to nine with recovery of five more bodies after water level receded in many places and people started to return to their houses from relief camps.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday July 21, 2014
Most of the Odisha rivers were flowing close to the danger level on Monday due to heavy rainfall across the state, an official said.
India | Edited by Vishnu Varma (With inputs from IANS) | Monday July 21, 2014
Following heavy rain in several parts of Odisha on Sunday, the state government has issued flood alerts in all districts, deciding not to take any chances.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday July 20, 2014
Heavy rains continued to lash many parts of Odisha on Sunday, prompting authorities to issue a flood alert in all districts.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 8, 2014
In the wake of the worst-ever flood in the city, the administration is working on a Rs 750-crore project to revamp the drainage system of the state capital.
India | Written by Alok Pandey | Saturday June 28, 2014
Flood waters have started to recede a day after nine people were killed in flash floods in Assam's capital of Guwahati.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 17, 2014
The Uttarakhand government has announced jobs for the next of kin of each victim from the state killed in last years flash flood tragedy. There will also be an additional assistance of Rs 2 lakh each for the affected families.
India | Written by Sidharth Pandey | Monday June 16, 2014
A year after the Kedarnath tragedy, 26-year-old Poonam Tiwari still has nightmares. Her husband was among the priests at Kedarnath who are missing when flood waters came down the Kedar valley.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 15, 2014
The BJP today sought the dismissal of the Congress government in Uttarakhand while accusing it of failing to carry out its duty of handing over bodies to the next of kin and not undertaking rehabilitation work a year after the flash flood tragedy in ...
India | Agence France-Presse | Thursday May 1, 2014
Hydropower projects in northern India were partly to blame for devastating floods last year that killed thousands, a government report has concluded, in a warning to other Himalayan nations investing in the alternative energy source.
World | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 12, 2014
Twenty-two workers, who were trapped in a coal mine in southwest China's Yunnan province after a flash flood Monday, have not yet been rescued.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 26, 2014
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi today met the family members of the victims of last year's Uttarakhand flash flood tragedy.
India | Agence France-Presse | Sunday January 12, 2014
Managers of an IT company in New Delhi were puzzled as they sifted through a pile of CVs -- as many as 30 job seekers claimed to have worked previously for the same employer.
Friday December 27, 2013
India's biggest cities face a worsening shortage of migrant manual labourers like 26-year-old Charan, who goes by only one name. While India has long suffered from a dearth of workers with vocational skills like plumbers and electricians, efforts to ...
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 25, 2013
A compensation of Rs seven lakh each has been given to families of persons from Tamil Nadu killed in the flood fury in Uttarakhand in June last year.
India | NDTV.com | Tuesday February 4, 2014
Thank you for your overwhelming participation in our blanket donation initiative. New Delhi Television Limited (NDTV), in collaboration with the Uday Foundation in Delhi, had initiated a drive to provide blankets to Muzaffarnagar riot victims, people...
Wednesday December 18, 2013
China-focused equity funds saw some net inflows in November, when the ruling Communist Party announced plans for far-reaching economic and social reforms, and analysts said once the government starts following through on those plans it would trigger ...
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 13, 2013
Accusing the Odisha government of discrimination in distribution of relief in cyclone and flood hit people in Ganjam district, BJP leaders have threatened to initiate legal action.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 10, 2013
Odisha government has decided to waive the examination fees for Class IX and X in the cyclone and flood affected areas in the state.
India | Tejas Mehta | Monday October 28, 2013
It's a distance of seven kilometres from where the road link is cut off to the marooned village of Bhuan Bhoin in Ganjam district of flood-hit Odisha. And all that's in between are the swollen waters of the Rushikulya river that have inundated dozens...