India News | Edited by Sanjeev Singh (with inputs from PTI) | Sunday May 31, 2015
Uttarakhand government has ordered an enquiry into the alleged defraud of funds during the 2013 relief operations by government officials, where they submitted inflated and forged bills.
India News | 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 News | NDTV.com | Tuesday February 4, 2014
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India News | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Wednesday July 17, 2013
As a battered Uttarakhand struggles to stand on its feet, the BJP and the Congress are still squabbling. This time over boxes of relief material that have landed in the flood-ravaged hill state from Gujarat.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 11, 2013
Army has begun work to open a new, 20-km route to Kedarnath Valley, the worst-hit in the Uttarakhand flash floods, as bad weather has been severely affecting relief operations by air.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 10, 2013
The Department of Posts has decided to dispatch parcels of relief material free of postage charges to the flood victims of Uttarakhand.
India News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt (with inputs from PTI) | Tuesday July 9, 2013
There seems to be no end to the misery in flood ravaged Uttarakhand. Three days of incessant rain in parts of the state have further hampered efforts to air drop supplies in areas where roads have been washed away in the recent floods.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 6, 2013
Relief operations were today badly hit by a fresh spell of rain at most places in Uttarakhand, including Rudraprayag, Chamoli and Uttarkhashi districts, with choppers carrying relief material not flying due to low visibility conditions.
India News | Ketki Angre | Sunday July 7, 2013
As he points to a mountain on the other side of the valley, Jagdish Singh tells us he stays in a village called Kotma, on the other side. He has walked all morning in search of relief and ration supplies but he is empty-handed.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 5, 2013
The country's largest car maker Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) today said it will donate Rs 1.56 crore to the Prime Minister's National Relief Fund to help the government's rebuilding efforts in Uttarakhand.
India News | Tejas Mehta | Friday July 5, 2013
Even as flood-hit villagers in Uttarakhand struggle to cope with the poor supply of relief and rations, the state's ministers continue to live in denial.
India News | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Monday July 1, 2013
Today's downward spiral began when Congress leader Manish Tewari tweeted that neither of the Leaders of the Opposition in the two Houses of Parliament - Sushma Swaraj and Arun Jaitley - have visited Uttarakhand, but have attacked the government for i...
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 27, 2013
Thailand on Thursday extended financial assistance of $100,000 towards India's flood relief and rehabilitation.
India News | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Wednesday June 26, 2013
A day after a helicopter crashed while on a rescue mission in Uttarakhand, killing all 20 people on board, the air force today vowed that its operations to locate and assist thousands who remain stranded in the state will continue.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 25, 2013
Hockey India on Tuesday contributed Rs. 10 lakhs to the Prime Minister's National Relief Fund to help the flood victims of Uttarakhand.
India News | Written by Tanima Biswas | Tuesday June 25, 2013
NDTV's Tanima Biswas reports form Harsil army relief camp in flood-ravaged Uttarakhand, where over 1000 people are still stranded.
India News | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Tuesday June 25, 2013
After back-to-back rapid-fire editorials against Narendra Modi in his party newspaper, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray modulated his criticism of the BJP leader today, stating that he is "not an enemy."
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday June 24, 2013
A section of prisoners along with the staff of Tihar Jail in Delhi on Monday donated Rs.10 lakh for the Uttarakhand flood victims, an official said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 24, 2013
Railways on Monday said it will carry relief material for people stranded in Uttarakhand free of cost for 15 days between June 27 and July 9.
India News | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Tuesday June 25, 2013
Thousands of people remain stranded in Uttarakhand, nine days after the hilly state was pounded by rain. While the Army and Air Force are leading a heroic and massive effort to find and rescue them, politicians appear to be searching for approval rat...
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 24, 2013
He was a witness to the plight of people affected by the devastating flash flood in Uttarakhand and it is no wonder that cricketer Harbhajan Singh has decided to help the victims in his own way.
India News | Reported by Sandeep Phukan; edited by Mala Das | Monday June 24, 2013
Thousands of people remain stranded in Uttarakhand, eight days after the hilly state was pounded by rain. While the Army and Air Force are leading a heroic and massive effort in the state, politicians appear to be searching for approval ratings in a ...
India News | Edited by Mala Das | Monday June 24, 2013
In Uttarakhand's massive tragedy and the Herculean rescue efforts now on, politics too has found a role. Narendra Modi's visit to the flood-ravaged hill state and alleged evacuation of 15,000 Gujaratis on the weekend has sparked a slanging match betw...
India News | Edited by Mala Das | Saturday June 22, 2013
As rescue and relief operations continue on a war footing in Uttarakhand, the Indian Air Force (IAF) today pressed into service the C-130J, a massive transport aircraft, which brought back to safety 113 people who were rescued in Uttarakhand. Those r...