Disaster Management: Lessons to be learned from China
At least 30,000 to 32,000 people are still stranded in the mountains of Uttarakhand, Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde informed on Saturday.
The death toll in Uttarakhand floods has crossed 550 and is expected to go up further once bodies are recovered from the slush and mud lying everywhere.
Over 75,000 people became homeless in Meghalaya after flood swollen Brahmaputra and Jingiram rivers submerged whole villages, an official said.
US Ambassador to India Timothy J Roemer on Thursday announced that the United States will contribute 100,000 dollars as assistance to victims of the recent floods in southern and western India.
Day in Pics: 29th January
Showbiz World - January 29, 2015
President Barack Obama's speech at Siri Fort auditorium