Some heart-broken Nepalese turn their backs on gods

 Jolted by the devastating earthquake, many in the Nepalese countryside seem to have deserted their gods. Or so it seems.

May 03, 2015, 17:37 PM IST

Congress for declaring cyclonic storm in Bihar a national calamity

Claiming that the cyclonic storm that has ravaged Bihar causing large scale destruction of life and property, the Congress on Monday asked the Centre to declare the incident a natural calamity and announce a package for relief and reconstruction works, besides waiving loan of farmers.

Apr 27, 2015, 16:26 PM IST

Earthquake measuring 3.4 shakes Assam

An earthquake of mild intensity measuring 3.4 on the Richter scale shook Assam on Sunday, the third within a week to rock the state.

Apr 21, 2013, 19:38 PM IST

At least 34 dead in Pakistan earthquake

A powerful earthquake struck southeastern Iran on Tuesday, killing at least 34 people across the border in Pakistan and shaking buildings as far away as the Gulf and New Delhi.

Apr 16, 2013, 19:28 PM IST

Narendra Modi offers assistance for quake victims

Narendra Modi has extended sympathy to those affected by the earthquake which shook east and northern parts of the country.

Sep 18, 2011, 22:56 PM IST