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Jammu and Kashmir floods


J&K interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma visits Valley for third time, meets party leaders

December 26, 2017 1:59 am

Sharma met family members of Asif Iqbal Bhat, a driver who was killed, allegedly by Army personnel, in Thandipora village on December 18. The family sought action against the guilty.

J&K govt cuts down interest on loans by 5 per cent to help flood victims

April 27, 2016 8:55 pm

The interest subsidy will be subject to a maximum of Rs 5 lakh per unit and it will be available for a period of four years upto December 31, 2020.

J&K flood-hit people will get ‘maximum help’: Rajnath Singh

July 03, 2015 3:08 am

“We have already given some money after it will be utilized then again more money will be released for the flood affected people,’’ he said.

J&K Floods: Centre releases Rs 2,437 crore, Omar Abdullah slams relief in ‘drips and drabs’

June 17, 2015 8:03 am

Jaitley said Rs 2,602 crore had already been released last year and added that a team of the Niti Aayog CEO and expenditure secretary will visit J&K to take stock of the situation.

Jammu and Kashmir set to get modern flood forecasting systems

January 18, 2015 12:16 pm

Flood Forecasting System would help in assessing floods as river water levels would be measured on an hourly basis.

A hero during floods, Valley youth wins Rs 25 lakh on KBC

November 08, 2014 2:35 am

Waseem Raja (30) saved hundreds of families by helping them evacuate their homes.

89 cr disbursed as interim relief to flood-affected families: J&K govt

October 20, 2014 4:15 pm

“2849 families of Srinagar district who lost their houses totally in the floods have been distributed interim relief," said a spokesman.

Good cities are safe cities

October 15, 2014 8:18 am

Urban planning and flood management must be woven into India’s growth story.

With Schools shut in Srinagar, future of thousands hang in balance

October 02, 2014 12:53 pm

Valley’s elite schools including Burn-Hall, Presentation Convent, Tyndale Biscoe, Iqbal Memorial and Delhi Public School are still closed.

Sonia, Rahul meet J&K flood victims, promise help

October 02, 2014 3:20 pm

Rahul said the party shares the grief of the people and has been helping them since the floods hit the Valley.


TOP FRAMES: Best photographs of this week from around the world

September 20, 2014 8:01 am

When two Asian giants meet over Gujarati hospitality by the Sabarmati riverfront, All headlines are let loose.

J&K Floods: Several parts still under water; rescue operations continue on war footing

September 14, 2014 10:34 am

Seven days after Jammu and Kashmir was hit by the worst floods in 60 years, several areas continued to remain submerged on Saturday, including large parts of Srinagar.

Jammu and Kashmir floods: Struggle for relief continues

September 13, 2014 11:04 am

As flood response efforts move from rescue to relief and rehabilitation, Jammu and Kashmir government on Friday announced a Rs 200 crore assistance package.

Jammu and Kashmir floods: Rescue operations intensify

September 10, 2014 2:44 pm

Water levels have started receding in Srinagar city, one of the worst hit by the deluge, facilitating rescue workers to pluck out another 29,000 persons to safety.

Jammu and Kashmir floods: Massive rescue operations underway

September 10, 2014 12:02 pm

The flood fury unleashed more death and destruction in Jammu and Kashmir, claiming the lives of nearly 150 people and leaving many marooned.

Jammu and Kashmir floods: Situation still grim, rescue operations on

September 10, 2014 12:02 pm

The flood situation in Kashmir worsened on Sunday as many parts of Srinagar were inundated and vital roads submerged.

Flood fury in Jammu and Kashmir; 107 feared dead, 2600 villagers affected

September 10, 2014 12:03 pm

The situation in Jammu and Kashmir is considered to be worst in six decades.