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Cyclone Fani hits Odisha coast: Thousands evacuated; Navy ships on standby with relief materials

Thousands of people have been evacuated in the past 24 hours from the vulnerable districts in Odisha to safer camps in view of Cyclone Fani.

May 03, 2019, 09:20 AM IST

Uttarakhand cloudburst: At least 30 killed, NDRF teams deployed as rescue ops underway

According to media reports, the Pithoragarh and Chamoli districts of the state were the worst affected.

Jul 02, 2016, 00:18 AM IST

Uttarakhand forest fire LIVE: 1500 villages under threat, govt issues alert

Over 1500 villages on Sunday were under threat from the raging forest fires in Uttarakhand, prompting the centre to deploy three teams of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) to bring the inferno under control.

Apr 30, 2016, 19:10 PM IST

Forest fires threaten to wipe out 1,500 villages in Uttarakhand, NDRF, IAF step in to mitigate crisis, govt issues alert

On Saturday, Indian Air Force has also deployed an 11-member team equipped with a Mi-17 helicopter to control the blaze. This comes after the state government sought its help.

Apr 30, 2016, 17:27 PM IST

Kolkata flyover tragedy: Rahul Gandhi to visit accident site on Saturday as death toll rises to 24, 5 IVRCL officials held

Construction of the two-kilometre-long flyover began in 2009 and was supposed to be completed within 18 months, but has suffered a series of hold-ups.

Apr 01, 2016, 18:01 PM IST

Watch: Fast N Facts @ 7:30pm

Watch Fast N Facts @ 7:30pm only on Zee News.

Apr 27, 2015, 21:28 PM IST

Nepal earthquake 2015 worst ever in 81 years

A strong earthquake of magnitude 7.9 on Richter scale and a series of aftershocks struck Nepal on Saturday. The quakes also jolted parts of North and Northeast India.

Apr 25, 2015, 21:44 PM IST

Cyclone Phailin: 2.5 lakh marooned in Balasore, relief and rescue on

With more than 2.5 lakh people marooned in Balasore in floods triggered by heavy rains in the aftermath of Cyclone Phailin, Odisha government on Monday deployed the armed forces besides NDRF teams for rescue and relief operations.

Oct 14, 2013, 15:42 PM IST

NDRF deployed for rescue operations in Orissa

Five teams of NDRF have been deployed for rescue and relief
operations in the six flood-affected districts of Orissa.

Sep 24, 2011, 17:52 PM IST

Cyclone Laila: More NDRF teams moved to Andhra coastal districts

The Andhra Pradesh government has
moved additional rescue teams of the National Disaster
Response Force to vulnerable places in the coastal districts
of the state despite weakening of cyclonic storm Laila in the
Bay of Bengal.

May 20, 2010, 18:08 PM IST