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JK floods


Shutdown in Kashmir Valley, separatists, trade body leaders arrested

September 08, 2015 3:33 am

Separatist leaders including Hurriyat (M) Chairman Mirwaiz Umar and JKLF chief Yasin Malik were put under detention.

Centre's relief package 'biggest joke of this century', say Kashmir traders

June 17, 2015 6:17 pm

The representatives of trade, tourism and civil society on Wednesday unanimously rejected the package saying it is a "humiliation" for the people of the state and the "biggest joke of this century".

J&K: Two dead, 7 feared killed in landslides

April 03, 2015 7:50 pm

In Doda, seven members of a family are feared dead in a house collapse about five kilometres from Dessa area.

Fresh rain lashes J&K but Jhelum receding

April 02, 2015 2:46 am

In Budgam, authorities have shifted more than five hundred families to safer places.

Rains likely to continue till Friday, don't panic: J&K Met

April 01, 2015 6:34 pm

The intensity of the rainfall in the coming days is expected to be less than what J&K received in March.

Naqvi blames floods on ‘illegal construction’

April 01, 2015 1:31 am

'There is no need for panic. Our government is committed to help all those who have been affected by the flood.'

Uproar in House, 2 PDP MLAs join walk out

April 01, 2015 1:25 am

When the Speaker did not respond, they joined the Opposition in walking out of the House.

Panic spreads as more rain forecast for Valley today

April 01, 2015 1:19 am

Officials said the government has already made evacuation plans for Srinagar residents.

Jammu & Kashmir govt gets 48-hr window before next rainfall

March 31, 2015 4:01 pm

The level in Jhelum in north Kashmir, however, continues to increase, keeping the administration on tenterhooks.


As Kashmir flood waters recede, the tragedy unfolds

September 16, 2014 2:30 pm

Multi-agency rescue operations are on in J&K, even as scores of people are rendered homeless.

J&K floods aftermath: Deluge of relief camps

September 15, 2014 11:33 am

Relief camps have mushroomed along the roads across the city, all with different loyalties.

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.

J&K Floods: Thousands still trapped; rescue operations intensify

September 11, 2014 11:46 am

With thousands still trapped inside their homes, the death toll in Jammu and Kashmir due to the floods is likely to increase.

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.

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.