Jammu and Kashmir
Kolkata: Terming the Jammu and Kashmir floods as an ecological disaster, the Bombay Natural History Society (BNHS) today said loss of wetlands, which act as a buffer for floods, aggravated the
Jammu: The Omar Abdullah government Tuesday placed Rs 100 crore each at the disposal of the Divisional Commissioners of Kashmir and Jammu for temporary restoration of infrastructure.
Amritsar: Shiromani Gurudwara Parbhandhak Committee (SGPC) Tuesday sent medicines to flood-affected areas in Jammu and Kashmir.
SGPC President Avtar Singh Makkar said a team of
Jammu: The Omar Abdullah government on Tuesday placed Rs 100 crore each at the disposal of the Divisional Commissioners of Kashmir and Jammu for temporary restoration of infrastructure.
Dehradun: Uttarakhand's resident commissioner Tuesday handed over a cheque of Rs 10 crore to his Jammu and Kashmir counterpart in New Delhi on behalf of Chief Minister Harish Rawat for the
Srinagar: Rescue workers today spotted 13 bodies lying in a house in Jawahar Nagar area of the city, taking the death toll in flood-ravaged Jammu and Kashmir to over 200.
New Delhi: Public sector undertakings under the Ministry of Steel and Mines have donated Rs 15 crore to the Prime Minister's National Relief Fund (PMNRF) for rescue and relief operations in
Srinagar: 'Might is right' seems to be the rule of the game as relief distribution in flood-affected areas of Kashmir has been hit by chaos due to lack of civil administration on ground.
Srinagar: Kashmiri separatist leaders have been left exposed once again – this time by the floods in Jammu and Kashmir.
As per reports, Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chief
New Delhi: CPI(M) members of Parliament will donate about Rs 10 crore from their MPLAD funds for relief and rehabilitation work in flood-ravaged Jammu and Kashmir.
"We have decided
Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir government has setup a 24x7 dedicated helpline centre in order to trace people who went missing after the floods hit the state.
A 24x7 dedicated helpline
Kanji: In April, Leh district's last village of Kanji in the western Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir received electricity for the first time. It was only last year that a tarred road was
Srinagar: After eleven days, life is slowly returning to normalcy in Kashmir but the extent of damage caused by devastating floods is still unfolding.
Water has receded to a large
Srinagar: Flood-ravaged Srinagar City has been divided into three zones to expedite the cleaning up and sanitation operations, an official spokesman said Tuesday.
Srinagar: After 11 days, life is slowly returning to normalcy in Kashmir but the extent of damage caused by devastating floods is still unfolding.
Water has receded to a large extent
Jammu: The Jammu-Srinagar National Highway was finally thrown open to traffic on Tuesday morning, reports said.
The highway remained closed for 13 days after getting damaged due to
Lucknow: The whereabouts of more than 2,000 people from Uttar Pradesh in the flood-ravaged Jammu and Kashmir are still not known, officials said on Tuesday.
A total 2,091 people have
Jammu: A porter was killed and three others, including two BSF jawans, injured in a blast on Monday along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir.
Washington: As fears grew over potential spread of water-borne diseases in the flood-ravaged Jammu and Kashmir, the Kashmiri Americans on Monday offered telemedicine facility through Skype and
Abu Dhabi: Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the UAE ruler's representative in the country's Western Region and chairman of Emirates Red Crescent (ERC), has ordered the provision of urgent
New Delhi: The Supreme Court Monday asked the Jammu and Kashmir government to consider giving ex-gratia payment for people affected by the floods and to immediately take up the issue of
New Delhi: Delhi BJP in collaboration with Indian Medical Association will soon send 200 doctors and 400 paramedical staff to flood ravaged Jammu and Kashmir.
"With the joint efforts
Jammu: A woman was washed away in strong water currents after falling in a nallah, while three others were rescued by the army in Doda district of flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir.
Jammu: PMO Minister Jitendra Singh on Monday announced that he will adopt two landslide-hit villages in Udhampur Lok Sabha constituency of Jammu and Kashmir for their all-round development.
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Centre and Jammu and Kashmir government not to restrict its focus to Srinagar in the rescue and relief operations in flood-hit areas, saying the
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