Kashmir Valley residents seek improved drainage system

With the worst floods in a century causing devastation in Kashmir, the people in the Valley want the government to improve the drainage system by acting against illegal constructions and encroachments on the banks of the rivers and other water bodies.

Jammu & Kashmir to submit list of losses to Centre

Jammu and Kashmir will submit a memorandum of losses amounting to Rs.1,00,000 crore to the central government as the recent devastating floods have caused colossal damage to property besides claiming more than 280 lives, a top official said here Monday.

Kashmir's lone maternity care hospital staffers recount flood horrors

As the situation in Kashmir's lone maternity care hospital Lala Ded - is limping towards normalcy, the staffers at the medical centre recount the horrors they confronted when flood waters entered into the premises.

Zee News' reporter Irfan Manzoor's dynamic reporting during J&K floods

Irfan Manzoor, a Zee News reporter put his life on stake, battling all odds to cover the whereabouts of poeple affected by the J&K floods.

Over 400,000 marooned in Srinagar: Officials

Over four lakh people are still marooned here as the flood waters continued to recede in river Jhelum and its tributaries, bringing relief to the flood-hit Kashmir Valley.

Flood waters recede in Jammu and Kashmir but tempers rise
Flood waters recede in Jammu and Kashmir but tempers rise

As flood waters recede in Jammu and Kashmir, tempers are rising against authorities over a perceived slow rescue and relief effort.

MI-26 helicopter roped in for relief operations in J&K

World's biggest helicopter MI-26, capable of carrying heavy load, was on Wednesday deployed for the ongoing relief operations in flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir by Chandigarh-based 12 Wing of the Indian Air Force.

Kashmir flood was predicted in 2010

The devastating floods in Jammu and Kashmir, which has left over 200 dead, was predicted by the state's flood control department four years ago, a media report said on Wednesday.

Union Minister Jitendra Singh to visit J&K's flood-hit areas

Union Minister Jitendra Singh will on Saturday visit flood affected areas of Jammu and Kashmir to take stock of the situation and oversee rehabilitation work.

20 killed in J&K floods; 50 more feared dead as bus washed away
20 killed in J&K floods; 50 more feared dead as bus washed away

After three days of incessant rain, the Omar Abdullah government in Jammu and Kashmir has sounded a flood alert in the state and asked the authorities to be prepared to meet any eventuality. Meanwhile, the death toll due to foods and landslides have reached 12.

Three drown in Jammu and Kashmir

Three persons, including a boy, drowned in separate incidents in Kashmir Valley, police said on Thursday.

Bodies of two drowned minors retrieved from Jhelum

The bodies of two minor boys, who drowned while bathing in river Jhelum in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district, have been recovered, police said Sunday.

Water taxis to ply on Jhelum in Kashmir

The Jammu and Kashmir government
will start plying water taxis on Jhelum river from April 15.

Floating protest: Kashmir houseboat owners cry foul

J&K`s famed houseboats were the focus of a unique protest with dozens of owners moving around in shikaras (boats) on the Jhelum river against the govt

Woman`s body recovered from Jhelum river

The body of a woman who allegedly
drowned two days ago was fished out from river Jhelum in north Kashmir`s Bandipora district, police said.

Kashmiri Pandit diaspora seeks separate homeland in Valley

Forced to live in exile for
more than two decades, the global Kashmiri Pandit diaspora has
sought carving out a homeland for them in the north east of
the Jhelum river in the Valley with Union Territory status.