Flood Control

  • 666,000 people affected by heavy rains in China 29-06-2013 11:10 PM

    Beijing: Heavy rain has affected 666,000 people in east China, while 335 houses and 22,200 hectares of crops were also destroyed in the downpour. Over the past month, heavy rain has affected 666,000 people in 25 counties of east China's Zhejiang Province, local authorities said on Saturday. The downpours have...
  • Manipur: Student shot dead by minister's son 21-03-2011 01:55 PM

    Imphal: A 21-year-old student was shot dead allegedly by the son of a Manipur minister, police said on Monday. Irom Roger was allegedly shot dead by 27-year-old Ajay Meitei, son of Manipur Minister for Irrigation, Flood Control and Sports N Biren Singh last evening at Kwakeithel area of Imphal West...
  • 3,000 pilgrims stuck in flood-hit Uttarakhand 24-09-2010 10:11 AM

    Uttarkashi: Torrential rains in Uttarakhand have cut off large parts of the Himalayan state and pilgrims who were on the chaar dham yaatra have been stranded for days. They don't have enough food or drinking water and most of them are forced to sleep by the roadside. Thousands of them...
  • India conveys concern to China on Gilgit 03-09-2010 08:14 PM

    China has claimed its troops are in Gilgit Baltistan for flood control. ...