Army calls off its rescue mission in J&K, relief work to go on
Army calls off its rescue mission in J&K, relief work to go on

 The Army today called off its 'Operation Megh Rahat' to rescue people stranded in flooded areas of Jammu and Kashmir, but its relief efforts will continue in the state.

J&K floods: Centre rejects claims of 'selective rescue' by Army, Air Force and NDRF

Centre on Thursday rejected allegations that NDRF, Army and Air Force carried out "selective rescue" operations in the flood affected areas of Jammu and Kashmir saying these forces were helping whomsoever possible.

J&K gears up for lurking health emergency, over two lakh people rescued

 With the threat of disease outbreak lurking in flood-ravaged Jammu and Kashmir, efforts have been initiated on a war-footing to provide medical staff and medicines even as rescue operations were slightly hampered today due to return of rains in the Valley.

J&K floods: Heavy rains stall rescue operation

Rescue operation has been stalled in Kashmir region due to heavy rains.

J&K floods: NDRF deploys 'boat hospitals', turns to relief operations

After undertaking rescue operation in the flood-ravaged Jammu and Kashmir, the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) is now focusing on relief operations and had deployed 'boat hospitals' in water logged areas to provide health care facilities to the stranded people.

J&K floods: 'Had no govt for 36 hours as seat of establishment was wiped out'
J&K floods: 'Had no govt for 36 hours as seat of establishment was wiped out'

 "I had no government as the seat of the establishment was wiped out by the worst floods in over a century," Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said today, recalling the nightmare of the disaster that hit his state six days back.

Zee Exclusive: Ground report from flood hit Kashmir

Zee Media Exclusive ground report from the worst flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir state.

J&K floods: Army sets up 19 relief camps, nearly 1 lakh people rescued so far
J&K floods: Army sets up 19 relief camps, nearly 1 lakh people rescued so far

Over 96,000 people have so far been evacuated to safety from flood-ravaged parts of Jammu and Kashmir by the Armed forces as the rescue and relief operation enters its 10th day Thursday.

J&K floods: Over 76000 rescued, lakhs still stranded

Massive rescue operations has been continuing in the flood-hit area of Jammu and Kashmir. Over 76000 has been rescued and lakhs still remain stranded.

Situation serious in J&K, assure people of full help: Omar

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Wednesday termed the situation serious in the area as lahks of people are still stranded in flood water.

Navy joins flood rescue mission in J&K

Navy commandos on Monday joined the massive rescue operations being carried out by the Army, Air Force and NDRF in flooded parts of Kashmir Valley, rescuing around 200 stranded people on the Srinagar-Sopore Highway.

Amit Shah asks BJP workers to join in relief work in J&K

Expressing concern over flood situation in Jammu and Kashmir, BJP President Amit Shah has asked party MPs, MLAs and workers in the state to join in relief and rescue operations in flood-affected areas.

Pune village landslide: Toll rises to 82, nearly 130 still trapped

Maharashtra`s worst landslide disaster in Malin village of Pune district has claimed the lives of 82 people, half of them women, officials said here Saturday. Another estimated 130 villagers are still trapped or missing.

Chennai building collapse: 2 rescued, death toll rises to 20

Nine more bodies were recovered today, taking the toll in the collapse of the under construction multi-storeyed building here to 20 while two persons were pulled out alive as the massive non-stop rescue efforts stretched into the third day.

Chennai building collapse toll at 11; Jaya blames builder, search for trapped continues

As the death toll in the 11-storey building collapse in Chennai climbed to eleven, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Sunday visited the site of the incident and blamed the builder.

Chennai building collapse: Death toll climbs to 10, TN CM announces solatium of Rs 2 lakh

The death toll in the 11-storey building collapse in Chennai climbed to at least 10, with over 40 people still feared trapped, as per reports on Sunday.

Italy pulls nearly 3,000 African migrants to safety

Italian navy pulled nearly 3,000 African sea migrants to safety early Saturday, media reports said.

Tragic South Korean ferry: Divers to search unopened rooms

Divers battled strong currents and wind today to search unopened rooms in a sunken South Korean ferry for 70 missing passengers, officials said.

South Korean Ferry disaster: Floating objects slow recovery of bodies

Corridors and passenger cabins of the sunken South Korean ferry, which capsized off the country`s southwestern coast, were jammed with floating objects, hampering search for bodies trapped inside the hull amid fast currents and bad weather.

South Korean ferry mishap: Divers find 48 bodies in single room

Forty-eight more bodies have been found by divers from a single room of the ferry which sank off South Korea recently, officials said Friday.