Relief announced for kin of students washed away in Beas

Himachal government has announced an immediate relief of Rs 1.50 lakh to the next of kin of the engineering college students who were washed away in the Beas River on Sunday.

Philippine homelss need $300 million: UN

Scores of decaying bodies lay in bags outside Tacloban`s ruined city hall, ready for trucking by overwhelmed Philippine authorities to mass graves, as destitute typhoon survivors pleaded for help of any kind.

India rushing relief to typhoon-hit Philippines

India is sending 15 tonnes of relief material to the Philippines which was hit by a super typhoon in which 10,000 people have died, External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid said.

Absence of roads affecting relief supplies in Uttarakhand

Contrary to government claims of hundreds of metric tonnes of essentials airdropped in rain hit areas, relief material is yet to reach villages cut off from the roads.

IAF chopper airlifts girl injured in J&K quake

An Indian Air Force (IAF) chopper today airlifted a six-year old girl injured in today`s earthquake from Kishtwar to Jammu after she suffered critical head injuries.

J&K govt assures all help to quake victims

The Jammu and Kashmir government today assured all possible help to victims of the earthquake in Doda and Kishtwar districts.

6 rain-deficit states seeks Rs 43,461 cr relief

6 states including, Raj, Maha and Guj, which have been badly affected by rainfall deficiency, sought a assistance of Rs 43,461.73 cr from the Centre.

TN announces Rs 1 lakh relief to families of deceased

Tamil Nadu govt announced a cash relief of Rs one lakh each to the families of those killed in the New Delhi-Chennai Tamil Nadu Express fire accident.

Rs 112 cr recd as relief for cyclone Thane

A total of around Rs 112 crore has
been receieved by the state government towards cyclone Thane
relief.

Allottment for cyclone relief `paltry`: Sarath

All India Samathuva Makkal Katchi leader, Sarath Kumar,said Central allotment for areas in Tamil Nadu hit by the Thane
cyclone was `paltry`.

Relief to Naidu as Andhra HC stalls CBI, ED probe

In a relief to TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu, the AP HC directed the CBI and Enforcement Directorate to put on hold their preliminary investigation.

Relief employees call off strike

Relief Organisation Employees Association member Ravinder Bakshi said, they have called off the strike after getting assurance from the minister.

Cong, govt come face to face over petrol hike

Congress asked the government to give "serious thoughts" for mulling relief to aam admi.

J&K Muslim migrants for 100% enhancement in relief

In view of steep rise in prices of
essential commodities, Kashmiri Muslim migrants demanded
a hundred per cent enhancement of their monthly relief.

Flood action: Orissa to spend Rs 1208 cr

Orissa govt earmarked spending of Rs 1208 crore on reconstruction works in the flood affected areas within next 45 days,
official sources said.

Govt to announce relief package for tiger widows

The West Bengal government is contemplating a special package to rehabilitate widows of tiger victims in villages surrounding the Sunderbans forest.

Relief from chronic back pain normalises brain activity

Freedom from chronic low back pain normalises brain activity, a research has revealed.

Relief from chronic back pain normalises brain activity

Freedom from chronic low back pain normalises brain activity, a research has revealed.

Relief for Chavan as HC allows EC to conduct council poll

In what would come as a relief to Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan, the Bombay High Court on Wednesday permitted the Election Commission to conduct election to the vacant Legislative Council seat he is set to contest.

Missing fishermen: TN govt announces Rs 5 lakh as relief

The Tamil Nadu government announced Rs five lakh each as relief to the next of kin of
four fishermen from Rameswaram who went missing after venturing into the sea recently.