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Sep 18, 2017
Kashmir's agricultural fields and wetlands are falling prey to large-scale urbanisationKashmir is losing its prime agricultural land and wetlands to rapid urbanisation and faulty land-use, according to a December 2016 state policy document on land use.
Apr 07, 2017
Kashmir floods: Three soldiers killed in avalanche; hundreds stranded as deluge panic grips ValleyThree soldiers were killed in multiple avalanches in the Batalik sector in Ladakh, while hundreds were stranded because of floods in the Kashmir Valley.
Mar 04, 2016
Despite floods in 2014, dredging of Jhelum behind targetDespite facing devastating floods in 2014, the department of Irrigation and Flood control has not been able to meet the target laid down by the Jammu and Kashmir government for dredging of river Jhelum from Anantnag to Baramulla.
Feb 08, 2016
Kashmir floods: Governor asks chief secy to finalise relief scheme by 21 FebJammu and Kashmir Governor N N Vohra has directed Chief Secretary B R Sharma to finalise a relief scheme by 21 February for traders and small business establishments hit by floods last year.
Dec 07, 2015
Super aircraft saving lives across the nation: How C-17, C-130J joined rescue ops from Kashmir to ChennaiHeavylifter C-17 Globemaster and the C-130J Super Hercules, which helped in saving thousands of lives during Uttarakhand and Kashmir floods and the deadly Nepal earthquake early this year, again did a yeoman service in rain-hit Chennai where they ferried nearly 1,500 people to safety following the deluge
Dec 02, 2015
The flood story from Kashmir to Chennai: Why don't we ever learn a lesson?This was the story of Chennai a week ago. It was the same story in Srinagar 3,000 kilometres to the north just 15 months ago.
Nov 08, 2015
PM Modi promises Rs 80,000 cr economic package for Jammu and KashmirPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday announced a Rs 80,000 crore economic package for the development of Jammu and Kashmir.
Jun 29, 2015
Defence Ministry raises Rs 500 cr bill for flood assistance to J&KThe Defence Ministry has raised a bill of Rs 500 crore for its assistance to Jammu and Kashmir government for carrying out relief and rescue operations during the floods that battered the valley in 2014.
May 12, 2015
Kashmir govt seeks HRD minister Smriti Irani's help in funds for rebuilding flood-ravaged schoolsKashmir Education Minister met HRD Minister Smriti Irani in Delhi and sought her intervention in expediting the release of special fund to rebuild schools.
Apr 21, 2015
Flood alert in Kashmir after Jhelum crosses danger markThe water level in river Jhelum in Kashmir has risen as most parts of Kashmir Valley were lashed by incessant rains since Monday night.