India | Press Trust of India | Monday August 18, 2014
As many as 12 teams of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) have been deployed in Bihar and four in Uttar Pradesh for rescue and relief operations in flood affected areas of the two states.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 5, 2014
With several Odisha rivers flowing above danger marks due to incessant downpour, the state government has stepped up rescue operations evacuating 17,000 people even as 23 people have died so far in rain and flood-related incidents.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday August 4, 2014
The death toll in the Malin village landslide continued to mount steadily with the recovery of 106 bodies so far, as National Disaster Relief Force (NDRF) personnel continued rescue operations for the fifth day, negotiating inclement weather, rain an...
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 31, 2014
The Shree Siddhivinayak Ganapati Mandir Nyas (Prabhadevi) Trust in Mumbai announced a donation of Rs 50 lakh towards relief measures in the landslide-hit Malin village in Pune district.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday July 31, 2014
Home Minister Rajnath Singh today assured of full assistance in the rescue and relief work in a landslide triggered by heavy rain in Pune.
Mid-Day.com | Thursday July 31, 2014
Bollywood's showman heaved a sigh of relief when the Bombay High Court admitted his review petition and allowed him to continue operations in his film school, Whistling Woods International.
Friday June 27, 2014
Gail chairman BC Tripathi said the fire broke out in an 18-inch pipeline near a state-owned refinery complex. "The reasons for the accident are not known yet. We are currently focused on rescue and relief operations," he said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday November 15, 2013
The US military said Thursday it was deploying 1,000 Marines to support emergency relief operations in the Philippines following Super Typhoon Haiyan.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday November 13, 2013
Since the storm, people have broken into homes, malls and garages, where they have stripped the shelves of food, water and other goods.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 27, 2013
Relief operations in the flood-ravaged Ganjam district was affected as rains continued to lash the district, even as authorities announced that schools in the district would remain closed till October 30, officials said today.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday October 18, 2013
The Odisha government said on Friday it will complete relief operations in the areas hit by Cyclone Phailin and subsequent floods in the next few days.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday October 14, 2013
The official machinery is fully engaged in rescue and relief operations and will take a couple of days to restore normalcy in cyclone-hit Srikakulam district of Andhra Pradesh, a senior official said today.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 13, 2013
The relief and rescue works are going on in full swing in Srikakulam district after Cyclone Phailin made landfall on the eastern coastline last night, and the situation is expected to become normal in a day, district collector Saurabh Gaur said toda...
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 12, 2013
18 helicopters, 12 aircraft and two war ships have been kept ready by the government for rescue and relief operations in Odisha and Andhra Pradesh which are facing the brunt of cyclone 'Phailin'.
World | Associated Press | Monday September 16, 2013
South Korean businessman Sung Hyun-sang's relief at the resumption of operations at a jointly run factory park in North Korea is tempered by big worries: Can he make up for the millions of dollars he's lost since Pyongyang shut down the Kaesong compl...
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 4, 2013
Madras High Court today donated a sum of Rs 1,34,86,192 towards the Prime Minister's National Relief fund for the relief and rehabilitation operations in the natural calamity-hit Uttarakhand.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday August 26, 2013
The Army, which was pressed into service for relief operations in flood-hit Hoshangabad district of Madhya Pradesh, has rescued over 500 people from various low-lying areas which were inundated due to heavy showers in the state.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Nadim Asrar (with PTI inputs) | Monday August 5, 2013
13 people died today and several were reportedly missing in landslides triggered by heavy rains in Idukki and adjoining districts of Kerala, forcing closure of Cochin International Airport as the runway was water-logged. Relief and rescue operations ...
South | Sneha Mary Koshy | Monday August 5, 2013
After incessant heavy rain over the weekend, the government in Kerala has asked the army and navy for assistance with rescue and relief operations; landslides have blocked access to a major highway in Adimali, popular with tourists. The Kochi airport...
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 1, 2013
Efforts are on to trace SDM Ajay Arora, who was swept away by the swirling waters of Mandakini in Uttarakhand while supervising debris cleaning and relief operations in Kedar valley. Several parts of the state experienced intermittent rains today.