Keyword Results for   'floods'  
J-K polls: Sonia targets BJP, promises slew of development measures  Nov 21, 2:42 pm
Bandipora (Jammu and Kashmir), Nov 21 (ANI): Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Friday took on the BJP-led NDA government ahead of the Jammu and Kashmir assembly elections, stating that the Centre had made big promises to the people after last month's floods but failed to live up to it.
Massive employment drive for youth starts in Kashmir  Nov 18, 2:18 pm
Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir), Nov. 18 (ANI): A three- day recruitment drive was launched on Tuesday, by a special initiative called Udaan or 'flight' under the public-private partnership, National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) India wherein corporate firms held workshops to provide employment to youth as the region was recovering from the worst floods in a century.
Parapet walls around Dal Lake in Kashmir to be restored  Nov 11, 5:36 pm
Srinagar, Nov. 11 (ANI): Authorities have beefed up restoration work of parapet walls around Dal Lake, which were damaged during the recent floods in Jammu and Kashmir.
Haunting memories follow floods in J-K  Nov 9, 11:18 am
Poonch, November 9 (ANI) The recent floods in Jammu and Kashmir left many people devastated and shattered. For some families the loss of loved ones is ingrained so deep that it has been haunting them ever since the floods. And they can never forget the scene.
Poonch - Flooded and Forgotten  Nov 8, 2:14 pm
Poonch , November 8, (ANI)Twenty eight-year old Imran Khan has been in shock since the news of death of his parents and wife trickled in during the floods that wreaked havoc in the state of Jammu and Kashmir in September this year. "We were on the second floor of our house, watching the rain lashing down on our village. None of us had a clue to the disaster that awaited us. Within seconds, the entire house was washed away in the landslide.
J-K civil advocacy group demands judicial probe on flood causes   Nov 7, 6:55 pm
New Delhi, Nov.7 (ANI): The timing of the holding of assembly elections in five-phases in Jammu and Kashmir continues to invite criticism, given that people in the state are still struggling to come to terms with the devastation caused by floods in September.
Kashmiris throng voter awareness camp to express faith in democracy  Nov 4, 2:30 pm
Kathua, (Jammu and Kashmir), Nov. 4 (ANI): Despite continuous ceasefire violations from across the border and devastating floods in the recent past, residents of Jammu and Kashmir thronged a voter awareness camp with great enthusiasm to express their faith in democracy.
Homeless flood victims in J-K demand Govt. help in resettlement   Nov 4, 11:48 am
Rajouri, Nov.4 (ANI): Flood victims in Narian village of Jammu and Kashmir have demanded government help for their resettlement, after being rendered homeless due to the calamity.
Army constructs bridge in Kashmir damaged by floods  Nov 2, 4:14 pm
Poonch, (Jammu and Kashmir) Nov. 2 (ANI): The army started construction of a major connecting bridge in Poonch district in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday which was damaged during the devastating floods in the valley in September.
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.