Monsoon floods

After John Kerry makes "boat" joke, PM Narendra Modi tells US leader: 'Looks like rains have warmly welcomed you'

After John Kerry makes "boat" joke, PM Narendra Modi tells US leader: 'Looks like rains have warmly welcomed you'

When John Kerry met PM Narendra Modi, monsoon floods in New Delhi became a talking point at the meeting.

Sep 01, 2016, 09:33 AM IST

Vidarbha farmer gets Rs.80 for Rs.15,000 loss!

A farmer of Wardha district in the Vidarbha region of Maharashtra, who suffered losses of around Rs.15,000 during the last monsoon floods, was aghast to receive a compensation amount of Rs.80.

Oct 23, 2013, 14:34 PM IST

Uttarakhand floods: Rescue operations on, 200 evacuated from Badrinath

After an initial delay due to unfavourable weather conditions, rescue work in Badrinath area of flood-hit Uttarakhand resumed and nearly 200 pilgrims have so far been evacuated from the shrine, officials said.

Jun 29, 2013, 09:12 AM IST

Choppers evacuating stranded tourists, locals in Kinnaur

Rescue operations to evacuate stranded people in Himachal Pradesh`s Kinnaur district were underway on Friday.

Jun 21, 2013, 13:24 PM IST

Floods in Pak kill 371, affect 4.47 million

At least 371 people have been killed and nearly 4.5 million affected by the Monsoon floods in Pakistan, the government`s disaster relief agency has said.

Sep 29, 2012, 14:50 PM IST

Pakistan seeks foreign help after monsoon floods

Pakistan is still haunted by memories of the 2010 floods which killed about 2,000 people.

Sep 11, 2011, 12:21 PM IST