274 killed, over two million affected in Pakistan floods

At least 274 people have been killed and over two million affected in massive flooding triggered by heavy monsoon rains in Pakistan, officials said on Saturday.

Nearly half million affected in Pak flood

Close to half a million people have been affected by floods in Pakistan and authorities are bracing to save some major towns along the Chenab river, which has already left a trail of devastation.

Over 200 killed in floods, rains in Pakistan

Over 200 people were killed and nearly 400 injured in floods and rain-related incidents in Pakistan, mainly in Punjab province, with four days of torrential downpour leaving a trail of death and devastation.

Army, Air Force doing their best to evacuate people from flood-hit areas: Lt Gen KH Singh

General Officer Commanding of Nagrota-based 16 Corps,Lieutenant General KH Singh, on Sunday said that the personnel of the Indian Army and the Indian Air Force (IAF) are doing everything possible to help those stranded in flood- hit regions of Jammu and Kashmir.

Torrential monsoon rains kill nearly 70 in Pakistan: Officials

Two days of torrential monsoon rains have killed nearly 70 people in Pakistan, officials said on Friday, as authorities ordered the evacuation of low-lying areas around a major river.

Pakistan hands over captured BSF jawan Satyasheel Yadav to India

Pakistan on Friday handed over a captured BSF jawan to India at a
border crossing point in Jammu sector, after he was swept away into their territory by strong currents of Chenab river, officials said.

Family of captured BSF trooper thanks Army, govt

The family of the BSF jawan, who has been captured in Pakistan, on Thursday thanked the Army and the government for their efforts after the news of his scheduled release reached their home.

India summons Pakistan diplomat over capture of BSF jawan issue

India summoned the Pakistan Deputy High Commissioner and sought immediate release of the BSF jawan who was captured by Pakistan army after being swept away by a strong current of the Chenab river.

BSF Jawan swept away in Chenab river to Pakistan

A BSF jawan was swept away by the waters of Chenab river flowing to Pakistan after his boat developed some snag in Akhnoor belt of Jammu district Wednesday.

Eight killed as taxi plunges into Chenab in Jammu

Eight people were killed after their vehicle plunged into the Chenab river in Kishtwar district of Jammu region Wednesday, police said.

Pakistan objects to 4 Indian projects on Chenab river

Pakistan has raised objections to four power projects being built by India on Chenab river on the ground that they allegedly violate the Indus Waters Treaty.

World`s highest rail bridge to come up across Chenab river

Arguably one of the toughest engineering challenges in hand, Railways plans to complete the Chenab bridge in Jammu and Kashmir by 2016, making it the world`s highest rail bridge.

Pak Army helicopter crashes in Chenab

The helicopter went missing while it was conducting a training mission in the Wazirabad area of northeast Punjab province.