Army

  • J&K floods: IAF chopper proves saviour for 5-year-old girl 1 hour 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...
  • J&K floods: What do victims need? 3 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. ...
  • Chinese nomads pitch tents inside Indian territory with its Army's help 4 hours 57 minutes ago

    Leh/New Delhi: The stand-off in Demchok area of Ladakh continued for the 10th day on Tuesday with Chinese nomads now reported to have erected tents with the help of Chinese Army inside Indian territory to protest against an ongoing irrigation canal work. As the BJP MP from Ladakh Thupstan Chewang termed the...
  • Srinagar resident's premonition about floods came true hours later 6 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...
  • Two weeks after floods ravaged J&K, locals still await food, relief 14 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...
  • 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...
  • Ladakh MP says Chinese army creating permanent structures in Indian territory, urges Modi to act Yesterday

    New Delhi: With just two days to go for Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to India, the BJP MP from Ladakh, Thupstan Chewang has said that the Chinese army is threatening people living along the Indo-China border, and is encroaching into the Indian territory, "building permanent structures" on the Indian...
  • 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 flood waters recede, civic problems come to the fore Yesterday

    Srinagar: The joint effort by the Army, Indian Air Force and National Defence Response Force have rescued 1,84,000 people in the flood-ravaged Jammu and Kashmir. But with the receding flood waters, civic problems have now come to the fore. Stagnant water in the state may lead to an outbreak of water-borne...
  • To restore calm, Armed Police from Jammu airlifted to Valley 2 days ago

    Srinagar: In the wake of attacks on rescue teams of NDRF and Army, two battalions of Armed Police have been airlifted from Jammu to flood-ravaged Kashmir Valley to maintain law and order. A week after floods battered Srinagar, policemen are seen regulating traffic at several roads...
  • J&K: Rains briefly hit relief work, Health Ministry steps up medicine supply 2 days ago

    Srinagar: Relief operations in flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir were briefly hampered on Sunday morning due to rains even as the Armed forces and NDRF rescued nearly 50,000 more people trapped in flood waters in Kashmir Valley. Mild rainfall occurred in many parts of the Valley on Sunday morning, triggering fears...
  • Army officer rescues his parents who were struck in J&K floods for 5 days 2 days ago

    Srinagar: As Army, Indian Air Force and National Disaster Response Force have been working round the clock to save the life of others in the flood-ravaged Jammu and Kashmir, an officer managed to rescue his parents after five days. The officer told CNN-IBN how he managed to rescue his parents who...
  • Health worries mount in flood-hit J&K, Harsh Vardhan to visit Srinagar today 2 days ago

    Srinagar: As flood waters recede, health worries are mounting in Jammu and Kashmir over the outbreak of any water-borne diseases. Over one and a half lakh people are still marooned several days after the worst floods in the state in six decades unleashed a trail of death and destruction. ...
  • J&K floods: Relief operations underway to restore communication and reconnect the valley 2 days ago

    Jammu: A week after the devastating floods in Jammu and Kashmir the focus is now on relief work and reconnecting the Valley. The Army and Border Roads Organisation hoping to repair and re-open the Jammu-Srinagar highway could still take four more days. The Army is also saying it's working to restore...
  • J&K floods: We are trying to restore the roads, says Lt General KH Singh 3 days ago

    Rescue operations are underway in Jammu and Kashmir. Lt General KH Singh said, "We are helping to restore power and water supply in the affected areas." ...
  • Security forces hard-hit by Kashmir floods 3 days ago

    Srinagar: When calamity strikes, it does not discriminate. This was on ample display when floods ravaged Kashmir. Along with civilian population, security forces deployed here from various parts of the country were also hit badly. They lost their belongings and their weapons were damaged or left useless after water entered...
  • Snapshot: Army spearheads relief and rescue operations in flood-hit J&K 4 days ago

    It is almost ten days since flash floods triggered by heavy rains have beem wreaking havoc in Jammu and Kashmir. With many of the areas inaccessible and out of reach, Army, Air Force and Navy personnel have been trying hard to rescue each of the stranded person and bring relief...
  • Omar announces Rs 100 crore each for Jammu, Kashmir valley 4 days ago

    Srinagar: Getting its act together after being initially numbed by last week's devastating floods, Jammu and Kashmir government on Friday announced financial and other assistance to those hit by the disaster, including assistance of Rs 100 crore each to the Jammu region and the Kashmir valley and supply of free...
  • Jammu floods: Faced hostility from the locals, says Air Force 4 days ago

    Law and order situation has been affected in many areas of Srinagar. Reports of Army and Air Force personnel facing hostility from locals have cropped up. "We encountered hostility from the locals in the first three days," said Air Force member. ...
  • J&K floods: Schools will be back on track soon, banks not affected, says CM Omar Abdullah 4 days ago

    Srinagar: Even as lakhs of people are still stranded in the flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir, the state's Chief Minister Omar Abdullah has assured that schools will be back on track soon and banks will not be affected by the floods. He also said that action is being taken to contain...
  • J&K floods: Lakhs still stranded; landslides wreak havoc in Jammu, leave an entire village buried 4 days ago

    Jammu/Srinagar: More than 1,10,000 people have been rescued from different parts of the flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir, but the death toll has crossed 200. Lakhs still remain stranded with many of them refusing to leave their homes. Rescuers want all people evacuated as there are concerns about the potential spread...
  • J&K floods: Many stranded people reluctant to leave their homes 4 days ago

    Even as rescue teams evacuated around one lakh people and shifted them to safe shelters in the flood- hit Kashmir Valley, there are many stranded people who are reluctant to leave their homes. For those who don't want to leave their homes, authorities said they are concentrating more on providing...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 5 days ago

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 5 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • J&K floods: NIT Srinagar students reach IGI Airport, express anger on state government 5 days ago

    The NIT Srinagar students who were stranded in their college after the massive flood water hit the capital of Jammu and Kashmir last week reached IGI Airport in New Delhi. ...
  • J&K floods: Army ensures food, drinking water availability to people 5 days ago

    en as relief and rescue teams evacuated around one lakh people and shifted them to safe shelters in the flood- hit Kashmir Valley, there are many stranded people who are reluctant to leave their homes. For those who don't want to leave their homes, authorities said they are concentrating more...
  • News 360: 200 dead, lakhs rescued, over 6 lakhs still stranded in J&K floods 5 days ago

    Even as relief and rescue teams evacuated around one lakh people and shifted them to safe shelters in the flood- hit Kashmir Valley, there are many stranded people who are reluctant to leave their homes. ...
  • Pakistan army deploys choppers, boats for flood relief, toll 261 5 days ago

    Islamabad: Pakistan's army on Thursday used helicopters and boats to rescue thousands of stranded people as the country grapples with the deadliest floods in its history that have killed over 260 people and affected over a million others in Punjab and PoK. One of the main rivers of the country,...