Flood-hit people in Chamoli not getting getting compensation: BJP leader

BJP leader Bhuvan Chandra Khanduri alleged that flood hit people of Pindar area from Nalgaon-Narayan Bagad to Tharali in Chamoli district were not getting compensation from authorities.

PM assures all help to flood-hit Uttarakhand

With flash floods causing devastation in Uttarakhand, PM Singh assured the state government of all possible help as he directed the Defence Ministry to deploy helicopters to rescue people stranded in remote areas.

23000 food packets air dropped in flood-hit Orissa

13 teams of National Disaster Response Force
with 393 men and 78 boats are carrying out rescue and relief

Julia Gillard urges help for `unprecedented` floods

Gillard launched a public appeal for relief funds, pledging USD 1 mn govt money to flood-hit people.

60 countries pitch in $700 mn for flood-hit Pakistan

More than 60 countries have
committed over USD 700 million in aid for Pakistan in
contrary to belief that international community is not coming
forward for the help of flood-affected people.

Quake measuring 5.2 on the Richter scale hits Pakistan

A moderate earthquake deep in the
Hindu Kush mountain range today jolted parts of Pakistan,
Afghanistan and Tajikistan, but there were no reports of any
casualties or damage, officials said.

UNICEF appeals for USD 47 mn to fund relief in flood-hit Pak

The United Nations children`s
agency UNICEF launched an appeal for USD 47 million to provide quick relief and aid to millions of people affected by
the worst floods in Pakistan`s history.

Central team visits flood-hit areas of Punjab to assess damage

A high-powered Central team on Tuesday visited flood-hit areas of Punjab to assess damage with state officials briefing them on a controversial canal set up by neighbouring Haryana which they claimed has aggravated the situation.