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Home Minister Amit Shah holds review meet on Assam NRC ahead of August 31 deadline

A major decision taken in the meeting was that Assam government would make all necessary arrangements to provide full opportunity of appeal to those whose names do not feature in the final NRC list.

Aug 20, 2019, 15:08 PM IST

Former Congress MP Santiuse Kujur, Gautam Roy join BJP in Assam

Santiuse Kujur, a former Rajya Sabha MP, had resigned from the Congress party on Saturday. 

Aug 11, 2019, 15:42 PM IST

Incessant rains creates flood situation across India

Incessant rains have wreaked havoc and triggered flooding across India, particularly in states of Kerala, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Assam, Odisha and other eastern parts of India. Watch this video to know more.

Aug 10, 2019, 18:16 PM IST

Heavy rains continue in three states; Maharashtra CM reviews situation, thousands affected

Schools and colleges in Sangli and Kolhapur have been closed as well as in Mulshi, Velha, Bhor and Maval tehsils of Pune.

Aug 07, 2019, 16:32 PM IST

Death toll crosses 200 as no let up in floods in Bihar and Assam

The flood situation in Bihar and Assam remained grim on Sunday as the death toll touched 209. More than 1.06 crore people have been affected by the deluge in two states. Several teams of the Indian Air Force (IAF) and NDRF have been deployed to carry out rescue and relief operations.

In Assam, the death toll has climbed to 82 while around 21.68 lakh people of 1,716 villages have been affected by the devastation. The local administration has set up 615 relief camps, sheltering over 95,000 people in 12 districts.

The districts such as Barpeta, Darrang, Baksa, Nalbari, Chirang, Bongaigaon, Kokrajhar, Dhubri, Sonitpur, Goalpara, Kamrup, Kamrup (M), Morigaon, Nagaon, Golaghat, Jorhat and Cachar have been affected by the deluge.

Jul 29, 2019, 10:14 AM IST

Due to floods 1 died in Assam's Barpeta, death toll reached 127 in Bihar

Due to floods 1 died in Assam's Barpeta, death toll reached 127 in Bihar. Watch this video to know more.

Jul 29, 2019, 08:28 AM IST

5W1H: Death toll in Assam, Bihar floods reaches 200

The death toll in Bihar and Assam floods mounted to 200. To know more watch the video

Jul 27, 2019, 16:48 PM IST

Deshhit: Know top 20 desh hit news of today

This segment of Zee News brings top 20 news stories of the day. Watch top 20 big stories with details.

Jul 26, 2019, 20:24 PM IST

5W1H: Floods continue to ravage Bihar, Assam

Several villages in Bihar’s Darbhanga have been flooded following incessant downpour. Watch this video to know more.

Jul 26, 2019, 17:30 PM IST

Mumbai rains: Heavy rainfall after dry spell leads to waterlogging, traffic jams

After a week-long dry spell, heavy rains lashed Mumbai and neighbouring districts during the night and on Wednesday morning, causing flooding in some areas and slowing down local trains and road traffic movement.

Jul 24, 2019, 17:48 PM IST

IMD warns of heavy rainfall in several states; floods claim over 170 lives in Bihar and Assam

The death toll in Bihar has reached 106, while in Assam, the number of deaths has touched 68 as two more people died in Morigaon and Golaghat districts since Monday.

Jul 24, 2019, 12:03 PM IST

Bihar floods: Water level in Kosi river likely to rise further

The flood situation in Bihar continues to be grim, with fresh warnings suggesting that the water level in Kosi, Gandak and Mahananda rivers may rise further. Floods across the state has so far claimed at least 104 lives and all efforts are being made by the administration to ensure relief and rescue for those affected. Watch this video to know more.

Jul 24, 2019, 10:28 AM IST

Situation remains grim in 19 flood-hit districts of Assam

According to the Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA), flood waters have receded in Biswanath and Karbi Anglong districts but the situation is still unsafe in Lakhimpur and Baksa.

Jul 24, 2019, 09:51 AM IST

Floods continue to ravage Bihar, Assam; death toll mounts to 170

Several villages in Bihar’s Darbhanga have been flooded following incessant downpour. Residents of several villages have been forced to set up temporary shelters on National Highway 57 after flood water entered their houses and farms. Watch this video to know more.

Jul 24, 2019, 08:24 AM IST

5W1H: Watch top news with research and latest updates, 21st July, 2019

'5W1H' is a special segment by Zee News which brings to you news with the research and latest updates. Watch this video to know more.

Jul 21, 2019, 16:58 PM IST

5W1H: Bihar floods leave 97 dead; over 69 lakh people affected

Five more people have died in the Bihar floods, pushing the number of dead up to 97 on Saturday, as over 69 lakh people were affected. Watch full video to know more.

Jul 21, 2019, 16:42 PM IST

Death toll in Assam floods jumps to 62 as situation remains grim in 24 districts

The death toll in Assam floods has climbed to 62 and around 57 lakh people have been affected by floods which have wreaked havoc in at least 32 districts of the state.

Jul 21, 2019, 12:33 PM IST

Flood situation worsens in Bihar, over 46 lakh affected

There was no let-up in the flood situation in Assam and Bihar on Wednesday, with the deluge claiming 44 more lives in the two states.

Jul 21, 2019, 09:10 AM IST

Assam floods toll mounts to 48; Governor Jagdish Mukhi reviews situation

The statement issued by ASDMA said that a total 3,705 villages in 92 revenue circles of 27 districts have been affected due to floods till Friday. 

Jul 19, 2019, 21:23 PM IST

In pic: Rhinos finding shelter on a piece of land amid floodwater in Assam

A picture of a group of rhinoceros exhausted due to their struggle against the wading waters in Assam's Kaziranga National Park has gone viral on social media.

Jul 19, 2019, 16:53 PM IST