Cloudburst wreaks havoc in HP`s Sirmaur district

Normal life was disrupted after a cloudburst wreaked havoc in Shambhuwala area of Sirmaur district on Thursday even as heavy rains lashed several parts of the state triggering landslides and blocking of link roads.

Cloudburst in Uttarkashi affects three villages, damages several houses

A cloudburst and incessant rains affected three villages and washed away several houses in Uttarkashi, Uttrakhand late last night.

Toll in Tehri cloudburst rises to five

Five persons were killed in their sleep and a man was critically injured when a cloudburst hit Netad village in Tehri district in the wee hours of Thursday.

Cloudburst in Uttarakhand`s Tehri district leaves at least 4 dead

At least four people are feared dead after a cloudburst in Uttarakhand`s Tehri district on Thursday.

Youth killed, another injured in cloudburst

A youth was killed and another injured in a cloudburst in Pulwama district on Friday.

Cloudburst may hit Bihar, warns weatherman

The India Meteorological Department has warned of heavy rains and near cloudburst-like situation in the next few days that may create more devastation.

Cloudburst damages shop, mosque in Kashmir

Several structures, including a ration depot and a mosque, were damaged in a cloudburst which struck in the higher reaches of Tral in Pulwama district of south Kashmir, a police spokesman said Thursday.

Over 6,000 feared killed in Uttarakhand floods: Antony

Over 6,000 people are feared to have been killed in the devastating floods, cloudbursts and landslides in Uttarakhand in June, the government said.

Cloudburst causes extensive damage to Tangupa-Janglik in HP

Tangupa-Janglik, a remote hamlet of Rohru sub-division of Shimla district was cut off, five bridges were washed away and crops and property suffered extensive damage after a cloudburst hit the area.

Cloudburst in Himachal`s remote valley

A cloudburst in Himachal Pradesh`s Lahaul-Spiti district has resulted in more than 100 livestock, a bridge and a 150-metre stretch of road being washed away. No loss of human life has been reported.

Roads, livestock destroyed in cloudburst in Himachal Pradesh

Roads, bridges and hundreds of livestock were swept away following a cloudburst in Changut village of Lahaul and Spiti district, police said Friday.

`Uttarakhand havoc not due to cloudburst`

Facing criticism that it didn`t predict the cloudburst that ravaged Uttarakhand, the IMD said that cloudburst was not to blame for the disaster.

Man dies of cloudburst in Srinagar

A 55-year-old man apparently died of cloudburst in a forest area in south Kashmir`s Anantnag district, police said here Wednesday.

Bahuguna asks Central team to submit report on damages soon

To expedite rehabilitation work in cloudburst-hit districts of Uttarakhand, CM Vijay Bahuguna asked Central team to submit its report to the Centre at the earliest so that the state could get funds.

Uttarakhand: Cloudburst toll climbs to 42

The cloudburst in the wee hours on Friday wreaked havoc in Chunni, Mangoli, Kimana, Sansari, Giriya, Barhmankholi, Premnagar and Juatok in Ukhimath area of Rudraprayag.

Bahuguna visits cloudburst-hit Ukhimath

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna took stock of the situation at Ukhimath in Rudraprayag district where a cloudburst killed 29 people.

Uttarakhand: 33 dead, 35 missing in cloudburst

A series of cloudbursts struck Uttarakhand since last night triggering landslides and flash floods that left 33 dead, 35 missing and several injured in parts of the hill state.

BJP demands white paper on damage caused by cloudburst

BJP on Tuesday asked the Uttarakhand government to come out with a white paper on the massive destruction caused by the recent cloudburst in Uttarkashi district.

Rain, cloudburst killed 26 in Himachal Pradesh

At least 26 people have died in heavy rains and cloudbursts in Himachal Pradesh triggered by the southwest monsoon.

Manali-Rohtang Pass closed after cloudburst

Hundreds of vehicles were stranded on the Manali-Rohtang Pass highway due to massive landslides triggered by a cloudburst near picturesque resort of Manali, an official said.