Floods

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  • J&K floods: Air India sends 21 lifeboats from New York to Srinagar free of cost 4 hours 26 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Air India has transported 21 lifeboats from New York to Srinagar free of cost to aid the ongoing rescue and relief operations in flood-ravaged Jammu and Kashmir. The 21 inflatable boats in a 100 kg consignment were given by "a good samaritan" and flown in the direct New York-Delhi...
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  • J&K floods: IAF chopper proves saviour for 5-year-old girl 5 hours 35 minutes ago

    Jammu: For five-year-old Saira Bilal who sustained critical head injury when her family was shifting from their flooded house to safety in Anantnag town of South Kashmir last week, an Indian Air Force (IAF) chopper came as a "true saviour". "It was a helicopter (of IAF) that became a true saviour...
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  • Snapshot: IAF Chief oversees rescue, relief operations in flood-hit J&K 7 hours 19 minutes ago

    The Chairman, Chiefs of Staff Committee (COSC) and Chief of the Air Staff (CAS) Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha visited the flood affected areas of Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday and carried out aerial recce of both north and south Kashmir. ...
  • J&K floods: In this Pulwama village, epidemic fears loom large as authorities look away 7 hours 35 minutes ago

    The Jammu-Srinagar Highway has finally reopened after the devastating floods. Authorities continue to distribute relief material. The big priority is food, drinking water and essential medical supplies, but sanitation and hygiene remains a big problem. Mufti Islah sends us a ground report from a village in Pulwama. ...
  • J&K floods: What do victims need? 7 hours 53 minutes ago

    Over two lakh people have been rescued in the flood-ravaged Jammu and Kashmir but the big challenge ahead was to supply food and relief to the people. The locals continue to battle with uncertainity without the basics and have accused the government of ignoring their plight. ...
  • Kashmir: Bemina, the place where floods stuck first 8 hours 8 minutes ago

    Bemina was the first place where the floods hit and there was complete destruction. The water has receded to an extent now but people continue to live in extremely unhygienic conditions. ...
  • In flood-hit Srinagar, it's raining burglars and thieves 9 hours 1 minutes ago

    Srinagar: Leaving his family behind at a relief camp, Gulzar Ahmed swims every night to reach his house in inundated Gogji Bagh area and sleeps there to ensure that his belongings are safe. As the ravaging flood of Kashmir has emptied the city of its dwellers, the burglars in Srinagar...
  • J&K government releases additional Rs 100 crore each to Kashmir, Jammu 8 hours 54 minutes ago

    Jammu: The Omar Abdullah government on Tuesday placed Rs 100 crore each at the disposal of the Divisional Commissioners of Kashmir and Jammu for temporary restoration of infrastructure. According to an official spokesman, the fresh grant is in addition to the already released Rs 100 crore each for Jammu and Kashmir...
  • Ujjain: University V-C attacked for appeal to help Kashmir flood victims 9 hours 31 minutes ago

    Ujjain: A group of alleged right wing activists went on the rampage at a university in Ujjain in Madhya Pradesh over an aid appeal for victims of devastating floods in Jammu and Kashmir, the vice chancellor said on Tuesday. The mob of young men stormed the Vikram University campus on Monday,...
  • Srinagar resident's premonition about floods came true hours later 10 hours 0 minutes ago

    Srinagar: Tawheed Bazaz, 35, a resident of Srinagar, had a premonition that the flood waters which had inundated the city centre, Lal Chowk, early last Sunday, would also reach their Mandir Bagh locality. "It came true just hours later as the muddy flood waters made their first appearance in our...
  • People live in unhygenic conditions in Bemina, the first place in J&K to be hit by floods 11 hours 30 minutes ago

    CNN-IBN travelled to Bemina in Srinagar which was the first place to be hit by the floods. The water has receded to an extent, but people are living in extremely unhygienic conditions. ...
  • Two weeks after floods ravaged J&K, locals still await food, relief 18 hours 45 minutes ago

    Srinagar: Over two lakh people have been rescued in the flood-ravaged Jammu and Kashmir but the big challenge ahead was to supply food and relief to the people. The locals continue to battle with uncertainity without the basics and have accused the government of ignoring their plight. Indian Air Force...
  • Train services get back on track slowly in flood-hit Jammu & Kashmir Yesterday

    Train services have started in the flood-hit state of Jammu & Kashmir after almost nine days. The train services have resumed from Srinagar to Baramullah. And the line from Srinagar to Banihaal will resuem in 10 to 20 days. ...
  • J&K floods: Delhi BJP, IMA to send 200 doctors, 400 paramedics Yesterday

    New Delhi: Delhi BJP in collaboration with Indian Medical Association will soon send 200 doctors and 400 paramedical staff to flood ravaged Jammu and Kashmir. "With the joint efforts of BJP Delhi Pradesh Doctor Cell and the Indian Medical Association, around 200 doctors and 400 paramedical staff will be sent...
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  • Centre asks J&K government for daily report on flood relief Yesterday

    New Delhi: The National Crisis Management Committee under the Chairmanship of Cabinet Secretary Ajit Seth on Monday reviewed the situation in flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir and asked the state government to provide daily report on relief and rehabilitation assistance. The Centre asked the state government to provide...
  • News 360: SC asks government to step up relief operation in flood-hit J&K Yesterday

    The Supreme Court has expressed concerns on the rescue and relief operations in the flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir. The court has said that the state government must provide basic necessities to flood victims. ...
  • Vodafone ensuring connectivity for customers in flood-hit J&K Yesterday

    Chandigarh: Telecom major Vodafone on Monday said that it is ensuring connectivity for its customers by restoring its network and providing connectivity to other subscribers through the intra-circle roaming (ICR) arrangement in flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir. The important towns where telecom services have been restored are Srinagar, Ganderbal, Anantang, Pahalgam, Ashmuqam,...
  • Pakistan: Flood death toll crosses 300 Yesterday

    Islamabad: At least 312 people have died and over two million affected due to rains and devastating floods in Pakistan, even as swelling waters continued to ravage the country's southern Punjab province, officials said on Monday. The floods were triggered after massive monsoon rains that started on September 3 and continued...
  • Snapshot: Indian Air Force at work in flood-hit Jammu & Kashmir Yesterday

    As weather conditions remain favourable in the flood-hit Jammu & Kashmir, Indian Air Force personnel work day-night to rescue affected people and provide them relief. ...
  • J&K floods: Army refutes charges of discrimination, calls it 'malicious and insidious' Yesterday

    Udhampur: Refuting charges as "malicious and insidious" that preference was being given to tourists and out of state residents in their rescue efforts, Army on Monday said it is committed to the task at hand and does not discriminate on the basis of caste, religion, creed or region. "Northern Command categorically...
  • J&K floods: Locals battle uncertainty, accuse government of ignoring their plight Yesterday

    As the Army carries out rescue and relief work in flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir, there are areas where relief is yet to reach. The locals are battling uncertainty without the basics and they have accused the government of ignoring their plight. CNN-IBN was the first to report from the worst-hit...
  • J&K floods: Ludhiana's hosiery industry fears heavy losses Yesterday

    Chandigarh: Ludhiana's famous hosiery industry fears heavy financial losses because of floods in Kashmir as it is not hopeful of receiving payments for the supply of woollen items to the flood-ravaged valley, now seeking support from the Centre to bail it out. "Ludhiana's hosiery industry is not hopeful of getting...
  • Over 2.26 lakh people rescued in flood-hit J&K so far Yesterday

    Jammu: Over 2.26 lakh people have been rescued in Jammu and Kashmir so far as the rescue and relief operations in the flood-ravaged state entered 14th day on Monday. "Armed Forces and NDRF have so far rescued over 2,26,000 persons from different parts of Jammu and Kashmir in the ongoing...
  • J&K: Army provides medical aid to over 53,000 flood victims Yesterday

    Jammu: Army has treated 53,082 flood victims in Jammu and Kashmir, where 80 medical teams of the Armed Forces Medical Services are already operating in full swing. So far 2.26 lakh people have been rescued from flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir and the armed forces have till now treated at least...
  • J&K floods: As water recedes, carcasses come up; fear of epidemic looms Yesterday

    After waters receded in the Chatabal area of Jammu and Kashmir, the carcasses of animal have come up. People in the region are complaining about the stench and the fear of diseases. ...