The looming threat of flood in river Kosi has been controlled because of joint efforts of disaster management authorities of India and Nepal, Government told Lok Sabha.Aug 05, 2014, 19:46 PM IST
A commission probing an embankment breach in the Kosi river that caused Bihar`s worst floods in 50 years submitted its report Monday to the state government nearly six years after it was set up.Mar 24, 2014, 14:05 PM IST
On Aug 18, 2008, the Kusaha embankment near the India-Nepal border on the Kosi river was breached, flooding five districts of northern Bihar.Aug 22, 2013, 16:16 PM IST
Negating the Congress` claim of "improper and ineffective" use of central funds by the state government, Bihar CM Nitish Kumar has said that Centre was yet to decide on special rehabilitation package for the Kosi flood victims.Sep 11, 2009, 19:02 PM IST
The appeal of presiding officers of LS and RS to MPs to contribute to Kosi flood relief from their local area development
funds last year generated a lukewarm response from members of the Lower House and Upper House.
Accusing the Centre of neglecting Bihar, an all party delegation of MPs from the state on Friday met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and demanded a special package for the state.Aug 07, 2009, 14:02 PM IST