Elphinstone Road stampede: Death toll rises to 23 after patient succumbs to injuries at KEM Hospital
The death toll in the Elphinstone Road-Parel bridge stampede rose to 23 on Saturday after one person succumbed to injuries at KEM Hospital, as per media reports
Assam floods: Seven-member central team assessing situation says damage 'very profound, large-scale'
An inter-ministerial central team assessing the damages caused by floods in Assam Friday termed the destruction as "very profound and large-scale"
IBM on Wednesday said it has teamed up with the Tamil Nadu government to establish an innovative, cloud-based intelligent operations command centre to better prepare for and respond to disruptive, extreme weather events.
Ecuador announced drastic economic measures late Wednesday, including a hike in some taxes and mandatory wage contributions
Ecuador President Rafael Correa on Monday contemplated a rebuilding costing billions of dollars and a potentially "huge" impact on the fragile OPEC economy.
Ecuador's earthquake has a left a dent in the lives of many, loss is piling up.
Fijians were finally able to venture outside today after authorities lifted a curfew but much of the country remained without electricity in the wake of a ferocious cyclone that left at least six people dead and destroyed hundreds of homes. Officials were scrambling to restore services and assess damage in remote parts of the Pacific Island chain.
Firstpost Ground Report: KCR’s abundant display of wealth in drought-hit Telangana reeks of bad governance
KCR’s Maha Yaagam is wasteful, gaudy — the drought stricken mandals and families that have lost their breadwinners — wives, husbands, mothers, fathers, brothers and sisters, stand out like a sore thumb. Sore, they are, from years of negligence towards their needs and conditions not just by the TRS government, but by the five different political parties that were in power before.
Photos: Kashmir starts the painful process of rebuilding two months after floods devastated the Valley
Here is a look at Jammu and Kashmir two months after floods devastated the Valley.
Power supply will be fully restored in Cyclone Hudhud-hit Andhra Pradesh's coastal districts of Srikakulam, Vizianagaram and Visakhapatnam.
Thousands of people rendered homeless by the deluge in Jammu and Kashmir last month are pinning their hopes on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Diwali visit.
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Tuesday lauded the youth of the Valley and various forces for their efforts in Jammu and Kashmir.
CPI(M) said the primary focus of the Centre and the state government should be providing immediate relief to the Jammu and Kashmir flood victims.
Rescue workers on Tuesday found two bodies in the ash on a volcano in central Japan.
Abdullah, who offered Eid Prayers at Hazratbal, rushed straight to SMHS Hospital in Karan Nagar area of the city to donate blood, an official spokesman said.
According to the daily flood report by Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA), one body was recovered in Morigaon district.
The people of Jammu and Kashmir feel that the government of India did not provide sufficient support to them during the floods.
Congress president Sonia Gandhi and vice president Rahul Gandhi assured all support to flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir.
Jammu and Kashmir government on Monday said the preliminary assessment of cumulative losses due to floods in the state was in excess of Rs 1,00,000 crore.
Japan's soldiers managed to bring down eight more bodies by helicopter from the ash-blanketed peak of a still-erupting volcano on Monday.