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Apple business booms after floods in Kashmir  Oct 29, 4:01 pm
Poonch, Oct. 29 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir has witnessed a record sale of apples this season with the recent floods acting as a boon for the business in the state.
PM Modi announces Rs. 570 crore for rebuilding homes in J-K  Oct 23, 6:16 pm
Srinagar, Oct. 23 (ANI): Asserting that the government stands with the people of Jammu and Kashmir in rehabilitation works, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday announced Rs. 570 crore for rebuilding homes in Kashmir and Rs. 175 crore for six major hospitals worst affected by the floods.
Kashmir flood victims demand compensation for losses  Oct 23, 11:35 am
Rajouri, Oct 23 (ANI): The people, mostly shepherds, have demanded compensation from the government for the losses incurred by them because of the devastating floods in Jammu and Kashmir.
J-K floods cast shadow on Diwali celebrations  Oct 22, 9:24 am
Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir), Oct. 22 (ANI): The devastating floods that hit Jammu and Kashmir last month have casted a shadow on Diwali celebrations.
PM Modi to spend Diwali in Srinagar  Oct 21, 3:45 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 21 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday announced that this year, he will spend Diwali with the people who were affected by the floods in Srinagar.
Kashmir floods affects supply of dry fruits ahead of Diwali  Oct 20, 12:00 pm
Ahmedabad/Srinagar, Oct.20 (ANI): The worst floods in the last several decades that submerged Kashmir recently, have badly affected the supply of dry fruits from the state that are packed into glittering boxes and distributed as gifts during Diwali.
Amritanandamayi Math offers help to J-K Govt. in reconstruction of flood-devastated houses  Oct 18, 1:08 pm
Srinagar, Oct.18 (ANI): The Kerala-based Mata Amritanandamayi Math has offered help to the Jammu and Kashmir Government in the reconstruction of fully damaged houses of poor in the recent floods.
Army continues cleanliness drive in Kashmir  Oct 18, 1:08 pm
Srinagar, Oct. 18 (ANI): Army officials and local residents continued with their cleanliness drive in Jammu and Kashmir after the region was hit by the worst floods in over a century.
LiLo's delusional stalker sends her thousands of texts  Oct 17, 2:17 pm
London, Oct 17 (ANI): Lindsay Lohan's alleged stalker, who thinks he's her husband and claims to talk to her every day via social media, floods her with thousands of text messages.
Students risk lives to reach school in Rajouri  Oct 14, 3:09 pm
Rajouri (Jammu and Kashmir), Oct. 14 (ANI): Students in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district are putting their lives at risk daily to reach school by crossing a precarious foot overbridge that had collapsed in the recent floods which ravaged the state.
Kashmiris demand immediate restoration of water bodies damaged by floods  Oct 14, 2:16 pm
Srinagar, Oct. 14 (ANI): The people of Kashmir demanded immediate restoration of the water bodies in the valley that have been damaged in the recent floods that killed hundreds of people and displaced thousands.
Himachal sees unprecedented tourist footfall as Kashmir recovers from floods  Oct 9, 5:49 pm
Shimla, Oct. 9 (ANI): As Jammu and Kashmir recovers from the havoc of last month's deadly floods, tourists have been flocking to the hilly state of Himachal Pradesh.
Passports for flood affected passport holders of J-K to be given without any fee  Oct 7, 7:46 pm
New Delhi, Oct.7 (ANI): The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Tuesday announced its decision to issue replacement passports with same particulars and remaining validity and waiver of fees to those whose passports have been lost or damaged in the recent Jammu and Kashmir floods.
Pakistan extremely keen to cross border to create disturbance: Alok Bansal  Oct 7, 12:19 pm
New Delhi, Oct.7 (ANI): Security expert Alok Bansal said Tuesday that Pakistan is extremely keen to cross the border and create disturbance in the Jammu and Kashmir, and is being made to feel desperate because of the recent floods and the security measures put in place by the Indian security forces.
Enthusiasm of Eid lesser than usual in Srinagar due to floods  Oct 6, 12:20 pm
Srinagar, Oct.6 (ANI): Although the Muslims of Srinagar have gathered on Monday to offer Eid prayers, the enthusiasm is however less due to the floods that ravaged the state last month.
Kashmir to observe low-key Eid-ul-Adha in flood aftermath  Oct 5, 2:19 pm
Srinagar, Oct. 5 (ANI): Eid-ul-Adha celebrations in the Valley are a low key affair this year. The demand for sacrificial goats has also gone down considerably as people are still recovering from the aftermath of the devastating floods last month, which left at least 200 dead and thousands stranded.
Najma Heptulla not to celebrate Bakrid  Oct 4, 4:58 pm
New Delhi, Oct.4 (ANI): Union Minister of Minority Affairs Dr. Najma Heptulla has decided not to celebrate the Bakrid (Eid-ul-Zuha) this year in view of the devastating floods and damages suffered in Jammu and Kashmir and the loss of lives in the stampede at Patna's Gandhi Maidan.
North-East floods: Home Minister sanctions Rs. 674 crores for flood relief  Oct 1, 7:37 pm
Guwahati, Oct.1 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh along with Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju and Union Minister for sports Sarbananda Sonowal on Wednesday conduct an aerial survey of flood affected areas in Assam and Meghalaya.
Amrita Hospital, Kochi flags off medical relief to flood-hit in Kashmir  Sep 30, 5:12 pm
Kochi (Kerala), Sept. 30 (ANI): The Kochi-based Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences (AIMS) is sending its disaster management and mobile tele-medicine unit (AMTU) to Kashmir to provide medical care to people affected by the recent floods.
Train services resume in Kashmir, passengers relieved  Sep 30, 5:12 pm
Baramulla (J-K), Sept. 30 (ANI): Bringing much relief to the passengers, train services on the Baramulla-Banihal railway track resumed after remaining closed for many days due to floods in Jammu and Kashmir.
Flash flood damaged fourth bridge on River Tawi restored  Sep 29, 5:13 pm
Jammu, Sept.29 (ANI): The fourth bridge on the River Tawi, which was washed away by a flash flood on September 6, has been restored for use by vehicular traffic. The repair work was undertaken by the Jammu Kashmir Project Construction Corporation (JKPCC).
Floods, sand deposits damage farmers' crops in Punjab  Sep 28, 4:42 pm
Amritsar, Sept. 28 (ANI): Sand deposits left by the flooded river Ravi in fields has left farmers' crops damaged in Amritsar district.
Home Minister hails Mata Amritanandamayi Devi's humanitarian efforts  Sep 27, 7:57 pm
Amritapuri/ Kollam, Sept. 27 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh today applauded the spiritual guidance and humanitarian initiatives of Mata Amritanandamayi Devi as her charitable trust announced a Rs 25 crore relief and rehabilitation package for victims of the devastating floods in Jammu and Kashmir.
J-K floods: Forest officials initiate cleanliness drive to clear roads  Sep 26, 11:32 pm
Srinagar, Sept.26 (ANI): The forest officials initiated a cleanliness drive here on Friday, as transportation became extremely difficult with water stagnating on roads and obstructing vehicular movement, following the catastrophic floods that recently hit the valley.
Assam floods: Congress MP Gaurav Gogoi seeks 1,000 crore grant from Centre  Sep 26, 6:54 pm
New Delhi, Sept.26 (ANI): Congress MP Gaurav Gogoi on Friday expressed hope that the Centre would grant 1,000 crores sought by the Assam government in lieu of floods, while at the same time admitted that larger efforts were required in order to tide over with this situation.