Cyclone Phailin: Focus now on providing relief, says Odisha CM

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday said that his government`s focus has shifted from minimizing damage to ensuring that relief materials reach the victims in the aftermath of Cyclone Phailin.

Boat capsizes in Gandak river, girl missing

A girl went missing after a boat capsized in the Gandak river near Narayanpur village in Bihar`s West Champaran district Friday.

Bihar: Boat capsizes, over a dozen missing

A minor girl drowned and over 12 people went missing when an overcrowded boat capsized in Gandak river.

Rising Gandak river floods 10 Bihar villages

More than 10 villages in Bihar`s Gopalganj district were flooded early Sunday after the Gandak river overflowed its banks due to release of water from Nepal following heavy rains in the area, an official said.

Thousands flee as Gandak threatens embankments

Thousands of people in Bihar`s Gopalganj district on Thursday fled their homes fearing floods as the Gandak river threatened to breach its embankments.

45 feared drowned as boat capsizes

One person was killed and 45 others were feared drowned when an overcrowded boat capsized in the turbulent Gandak river in Bihar`s West Champaran district Friday morning.