Central aid to states should be flexible: President

Central assistance to any state should have flexibility to address special problems that it might be facing, President Pranab Mukherjee said here on Monday.

Uttarakhand floods:Tihar inmates donate Rs 10 lakh

A section of prisoners along with the staff of Tihar Jail in Delhi on Monday donated Rs10 lakh for the Uttarakhand flood victims, an official said.

Haryana gives chopper to Uttarakhand, Hooda surveys floods

Haryana government provided state plane and helicopter for relief and rehabilitation measures in flood-ravaged Uttarakhand and its Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda surveyed flood-affected areas.