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Aug 15, 2017
Nepal floods: 35 stranded Indians rescued from Sauraha, but over 6 million still affectedThe death toll from widespread flooding and landslides in Nepal climbed to 115 with nearly 40 people still unaccounted for and over six million affected by incessant rainfall
Aug 14, 2017
Uttarakhand cloudbursts: Trivendra Singh Rawat visits rain-hit areas, says govt fully prepared to tackle situationUttarakhand chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on Monday flew to the rain-hit areas of Dharchula in Pithoragarh district where six persons were killed and an army jawan went missing in two separate incidents of cloudbursts in the early hours
Aug 13, 2017
Nepal floods: Death toll rises to 49 as thousands of families get displaced due to incessant rainfallThe death toll from floods and landslides in Nepal rose to 49 on Saturday with thousands of families displaced from their homes due to incessant rainfall in several districts across the country, officials said
Jul 29, 2017
Agriculture minister Radha Mohan Singh visits Gujarat, assesses rescue work in flood-hit districtsAgriculture minister Radha Mohan Singh Saturday visited Gujarat to take stock of the situation in flood-hit areas and relief work.
Jul 26, 2017
Gujarat floods: Centre rushes 12 additional NDRF teams to affected areasTwelve NDRF teams are being airlifted and rushed to flood-hit areas of Gujarat, a senior official said on Wednesday.
Jul 23, 2017
Afghan police launch search operation for villagers abducted by suspected Taliban militantsAfghan police on Sunday launched a search and rescue operation two days after at least 70 villagers were kidnapped by suspected Taliban militants in the southern Afghan province of Kandahar
Jul 22, 2017
Three persons dead as incessant rains create flood-like situation in parts of GujaratIncessant rains in some districts of Saurasthra in Gujarat have led to a flood-like situation in the region, leaving three persons dead, the state government said
Jul 20, 2017
Doda cloudburst: Mehbooba Mufti expresses grief over deaths, urges administration to speed up rescue workJammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti Thursday expressed grief over the death of six persons in the cloudburst in Doda district and asked the administration to speed up rescue and relief works
Jul 18, 2017
Assam floods situation worsens: Death toll increases to 69, nearly nine lakh people remain affected in 16 districtsThe death toll in the Assam floods climbed to 69 as four more deaths were reported on Tuesday, while nearly nine lakh people remained affected in 16 districts.
Jul 16, 2017
Amarnath Yatra accident: Narendra Modi announces Rs 2 lakh compensation for victims' kinPM Narendra Modi announced compensation of Rs 2 lakh for the next of kin of the Amarnath pilgrims killed in a bus accident and Rs 50,000 for those seriously injured.