Asian soccer pays respect to Nepal earthquake victims
Asian soccer pays respect to Nepal earthquake victims

Delegates stood at the start of the 26th Asian Football Confederation Congress for a minute`s silence to respect more than 5,200 people who died and the tens of thousands left homeless in last week`s Nepal earthquake disaster.

Former Mumbai Ranji Trophy physiotherapist died in Nepal quake
Former Mumbai Ranji Trophy physiotherapist died in Nepal quake

As death toll from the devastating earthquake in Nepal continues to rise, a former Mumbai Ranji Trophy physiotherapist became one of the victims of the natural disaster. Dr Vipul Chavda died during a trek in Langtang Valley, according to a report.

Nepal quake: Flights operated in adverse conditions, people evacuated, says Govt

Braving adverse weather conditions in Nepal, India operated flights throughout last night and evacuated people, including relatives of Samajwadi Party MP Naresh Agrawal, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj informed Rajya Sabha on Monday.

Odisha to include eight state specific disasters under SDRF

 With lightning strikes claiming more lives than major calamities like floods and cyclones, the Odisha government has decided to include eight state-specific disasters under the State Disaster Response Fund and directed authorities to prepare disaster management plans for the current fiscal.

'Climate change action plan' for bad effects of climate change

Kerala government has worked out an action plan to combat adverse effects of climate change in the state, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said here on Monday.

Education pivotal in implementation of climate change adaptation measures
Education pivotal in implementation of climate change adaptation measures

A new study has revealed that investing in empowerment through universal education should be an essential element in climate change adaptation efforts.

Indian Army continues mountain rescue exercise in Shimla

The Indian Army on Tuesday continued to conduct a rescue and relief exercise at Shimla's Annandale ground.

Disaster response robots to discern between humans and rubble
Disaster response robots to discern between humans and rubble

Researchers have developed a new algorithm that allows robots to differentiate between humans and debris while carrying out search and rescue operations following a natural disaster.

Committee to suggest steps for improving communication network during disasters

In view of total collapse of the communication system during recent floods in Jammu and Kashmir, a committee has been formed to make suggestions for providing a dedicated network to ensure uninterrupted communication during natural disasters.

Over 2 mn displaced in India due to natural disasters in 2013
Over 2 mn displaced in India due to natural disasters in 2013

About 2.14 million people were displaced in India last year due to natural disasters, according to a United Nations-backed report which said the country was third after the Philippines and China to record the highest levels of displacement in 2013.

J&K floods: Mass destruction in the state

Jammu and Kashmir is facing the worst natural disaster in 60 years. The floods hit state is in massive destruction.

J&K floods: Victims narrate horrid tales

Jammu and Kashmir is facing the worst natural disaster and the people of the state narrate their horrid stories.

J&K floods: Why is Rahul Gandhi silent on the issue?

Jammu and Kashmir is facing the worst natural disaster. The floods has hit the state in 60 years. But why is Rahul Gandhi silent on J&K floods

J&K floods 'a national calamity': Rajnath Singh

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday reiterated that the Centre is committed to provide all that is required to bring the flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir back on track, while admitting that the state is facing a national calamity.

J&K floods: God's wrath on paradise Part-II

Jammu and Kashmir is facing one of the worst natural disasters in its history. The state is facing the worst floods in 60 years.

DNA: Why is India's alert system on silent mode?

Jammu and Kashmir is facing one of the worst natural disasters in its history. The state is facing the worst floods in the last 60 years. DNA test on why India's Alert system is on silent mode.

DNA: 'Pain & misery' that shrouds Jammu and Kashmir

Jammu and Kashmir is facing one of the worst natural disasters in its history. The state is facing the worst floods in the last 60 years. DNA test of the pain and misery that shrouds the floods hit state.

Zee Media special coverage on J&K floods Part-III

Jammu and Kashmir is facing one of the worst natural disasters in its history. The state is facing the worst floods in the last 60 years.

Zee Media special coverage on J&K floods Part-II

Jammu and Kashmir is facing one of the worst natural disasters in its history. The state is facing the worst floods in the last 60 years.