Distribution of relief materials in flood-hit districts top priority now: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday accorded 'top priority' to distribution of relief materials and reconstruction work in flood-affected districts even as the opposition continued to press for forming all-party committees from district level to block level to do the relief work.

India to dispatch relief materials to flood-hit Myanmar

India is rushing relief supplies, including 10,000 packets of noodles, to Myanmar which was hit by massive floods.

Eight million people may be affected by Nepal earthquake, says U.N.

Up to eight million people have had their lives disrupted after a deadly earthquake shook Nepal, said the United Nations, adding there was an urgent need for relief materials ranging from tarpaulin sheets and clean water to soap and medicines.

Samajwadi Party, SGPC send relief materials to quake-ravaged Nepal

The ruling Samajwadi Party in Uttar Pradesh and the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) have sent relief materials, including food packets, water bottles and first-aid, to quake-ravaged Nepal.

Probe into charges of loot of relief materials

An inquiry was ordered by authorities into allegations of loot of relief materials made by Congress against ruling BJD corporators of the city.

BJP protests against Uttarakhand relief operation lapses

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) activists have raised objections over alleged irregularities in salvage operations and distribution of relief materials in flood-ravaged in Uttarakhand.

JuD collects relief materials for Pak flood victims

JuD has established an extensive network in Punjab province to collect funds.

Countries rush aid to El Salvador, as flood toll rises to 157

Relief materials from different countries and aid organisations have begun to arrive for the flood affected people in El Salvador, as the toll has risen to 157 following a devastating storm last weekend.