Flood alert issued in six TN villages

 The district administration on Wednesday issued a flood alert to six villages downstream of the Gunderipallam reservoir following heavy rains in the catchment areas.

Flood alert sounded in Srinagar as water level in Jhelum rises

 A flood alert has been sounded in Srinagar after rains caused water levels of the River Jhelum to rise late on Monday.

Heavy rains and thunderstorms forecast in Jammu and Kashmir

Following the incessant overnight rain, the weather office in Kashmir Valley on Monday issued a warning forecasting heavy rains and thunderstorms during the next 24 hours. 

Union Home Secy reviews flood relief measures in Jammu and Kashmir

Union Home Secretary LC goyal on Saturday reviewed the relief and rehabilitation measures being adopted by the Jammu and Kashmir government to provide succour to the people affected by last year's floods in the Valley.

More rain likely in Kashmir

It was a cloudy Tuesday morning with light rain in Srinagar where the minimum temperature settled at 10 degrees Celsius.

Flood fears diminish in Kashmir valley

Water level in the Jhelum river reduced below the alert mark at all three measuring places in the Kashmir Valley for the first time in a week, further allaying the fears of flooding.

Chile`s Bachelet visits flood-hit north after 25 killed

Chile`s President Michelle Bachelet visited the flood-hit north of the country where at least 25 people died this week, vowing to "rebuild" the stricken region.

Jammu and Kashmir: No rainfall predicted in next 4-5 days; National Highway still shut
Jammu and Kashmir: No rainfall predicted in next 4-5 days; National Highway still shut

The citizens of Jammu and Kashmir heaved a sigh of relief on Saturday when the Meteorological Department predicted that there will be no rainfall in next four-five days.

Sky clears in Kashmir Valley, Jhelum flowing below danger mark
Sky clears in Kashmir Valley, Jhelum flowing below danger mark

In more worries for the residents of Jammu and Kashmir, heavy rainfall was reported overnight in Srinagar.

No flood in Valley, worst phase over: Jammu and Kashmir govt

Jammu and Kashmir government on Thursday said there was no flood in the Valley and all the rivers were flowing below the danger mark as it invited tourists saying Kashmir will be much greener this year after the rains.

Stranded vehicles on Srinagar-Jammu Highway being cleared

Operations are on to clear over 600 vehicles stranded on Srinagar-Jammu National Highway which was closed due to massive landslides trigerred by heavy rainfall, according to traffic authorities.

Nightlong rain keeps Kashmiris on edge
Nightlong rain keeps Kashmiris on edge

Incessant overnight rain on Thursday kept thousands of locals on tenterhooks, though the water level in Jhelum and all other major rivers of the Valley did not rise to danger level.

Water level of river Jhelum receding: J&K govt

The Jammu and Kashmir government on Wednesday said that the water level in river Jhelum has been constantly receding since it touched the flood level at Sangam and Ram Munshi Bagh areas.

IMD to install Doppler Radar in Srinagar for accurate weather forecast

The Indian Meteorological Department will instal a 'C' Band 500 km range Doppler Radar here within the next two years to provide accurate weather forecasts in Jammu and Kashmir.

J&K CM prays for improvement of weather in Valley

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on Wednesday joined the people of the Valley to offer special prayers for the improvement of weather conditions in the state.

Special prayers in Srinagar to avoid floods

As fresh rainfall intensified in Kashmir, the residents on Wednesday organised special prayers at many places here to invoke the mercy of the Almighty for improvement in the weather conditions to avoid floods in the Valley again.

Uproar in J&K Assembly over Kashmir floods

The Jammu and Kashmir Assembly on Wednesday erupted in uproar over the flood situation in the Valley and the state government's response to the same.

Tonight crucial for J&K, says Met department as fresh rainfall lashes state
Tonight crucial for J&K, says Met department as fresh rainfall lashes state

Flood fears resurfaced in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday after fresh rainfall was reported in Srinagar.

Spectre of floods haunts Rajbagh residents in J&K

Irfan Bhat, a resident of Rajbagh area of the city, has had sleepless nights since the heavy rainfall began in Kashmir on the weekend, fearing a repeat of the September floods that devastated wide parts of the Valley including his posh locality.

PDP urges administration to be vigilant, alert in J&K

The ruling People's Democratic Party (PDP) on Tuesday urged the state administration to be extra vigilant and alert, as there is a forecast for more rainfall in flood-ravaged Jammu and Kashmir.