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Flood-forecasting network non-operational, notes CAG report

The report also stated that flood management works saw inordinate delays as the detailed project reports (DPRs) were not prepared as per the guidelines of the scheme.

Centre approves Rs 131.90-crore aid for Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland

Union Minister for Finance Arun Jaitley, Minister for Agriculture and Farmers` Welfare Radha Mohan Singh, Union Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi and other senior officers of the ministries of Home, Finance and Agriculture attended the meeting.

Odisha seeks army, IAF help in flooded areas

The Chief Minister said while the situation is being closely monitored by senior officials, the Odisha Disaster Rapid Action Force, Central Reserve Police Force and fire services units have been rushed to expedite rescue operations.

Flood-hit Assam puts rescuers on 'war footing'; toll hits 53

Flood-hit Assam puts rescuers on 'war footing'; toll hits 53

The Kaziranga National Park, a UNESCO world heritage site, is home to an estimated 2,500 rhinos out of a world population of some 3,000.

Assam flood situation worsens, 44 dead, 17 lakh people affected; PM Narendra Modi, CM Sonowal assure all help

Assam flood situation worsens, 44 dead, 17 lakh people affected; PM Narendra Modi, CM Sonowal assure all help

With the flood situation worsening in Assam, Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal onWednesday reviewed the overall flood scenario of Biswanath, Sonitpur, Karbi Anglong, Golaghat and Nagaon with senior officials.

Alert sounded along Yamuna river in Haryana after heavy rainfall

Alert sounded along Yamuna river in Haryana after heavy rainfall

The Yamunanagar district administration on Wednesday issued a flood warning in low-lying areas of the district along the river.

Kiren Rijiju to lead central team to assess flood damage in North East

At least 39 people have lost their lives in Assam where 15 lakh people in 23 districts have been affected by the deluge.

Assam flood situation improves, rivers in UP in spate

Over 5,000 people have taken shelter in various relief camps as waters of Imphal, Nambul and other rivers entered various localities of the state capital.
 

Manipur CM Biren Singh visits flood relief camps

Torrential rains that led to flash floods late last week have stopped two days ago but several low lying areas were still inundated.
 

Flash-flood washes away car in Uttarakhand's mighty Gandak River - Watch Video

Flash-flood washes away car in Uttarakhand's mighty Gandak River - Watch Video

A car was seen washing away after heavy rain triggered flood-like situation in Champawat district of Uttarakhand, reported ANI. The incident took place in Gandak River. 

China's floods roil hydropower, corn supplies

China's floods roil hydropower, corn supplies

More than 750,000 hectares (1.85 million acres) of crops have been damaged and direct economic losses totalled more than 25.3 billion yuan ($3.72 billion).

Man found dead in flood channel in J&K

The man has been identified as Mohammad Yaseen Sheikh.

Flood situation worsens in Assam, over 87,500 people affected

Flood situation worsens in Assam, over 87,500 people affected

According to a report by the Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA) 131 villages are under water at present, while 148 hectares of crop land have been damaged.
 

Heavy rain triggers fresh flood in Imphal

The Nambul river and Imphal river breached its banks and overflowed near Sagolband Moirang Leirak, Kairang and Chabung Company, Mayang Imphal due to incessant rains in the past few days, flooding houses located nearby.

Flood, landslides hit Assam; 13,000 affected

Flood, landslides hit Assam; 13,000 affected

At least 13,000 people in Assam have been affected by flood, officials said on Sunday. Also, landslides triggered by incessant rain disrupted rail connectivity to the state's Barak Valley region.

25 dead in Iran floods

At least 25 people were killed and 16 declared missing as flash floods hit northwestern Iran, state media reported on Saturday.

Flood threat ends in Jammu and Kashmir

Flood threat ends in Jammu and Kashmir

With the decrease in cloud cover after four days on Saturday, the flood threat looming over the Kashmir Valley has ended, an official said.

J&K: Water level recedes in Jhelum, flood situation under control

Situations progessively improves in J&K after water level of Jhelum dips. Watch complete news story for getting the detailed news updates!

Three soldiers killed as avalanches struck Ladakh

Army on Friday found bodies of three soldiers who were missing after multiple avalanches struck the post in Batalik scetor of Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir.