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Army calls off operation 'Megh Rahat', continues relief assistance  Sep 20, 12:00 am
Jammu, Sept. 20 (ANI): The Army has called off operation 'Megh Rahat' in Jammu and Kashmir, which was launched in response to the disastrous floods that hit the area, even though the relief and medical assistance is still being provided.
Vaishno Devi Shrine Board decides to cut down on Navratra celebrations  Sep 19, 6:32 am
Jammu, Sept.19 (ANI): The Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board and the Jammu administration have decided to tone down the celebrations on the annual Navratra festival this year due to the loss of lives and property destruction because of the devastating floods in Jammu and Kashmir.
Oil ministry takes steps to ensure availability of petroleum products in Kashmir   Sep 18, 6:02 pm
New Delhi, Sept.18 (ANI): The Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas has taken several measures to ensure availability of essential petroleum products in the aftermath of floods in the state of Jammu and Kashmir.
Pakistan floods: Hafiz Saeed's lies exposed  Sep 18, 12:42 pm
New Delhi, Sept.18 (ANI): Floods are not new to Pakistan. According to the Pakistan media, there have been as many as 22 floods since its creation - in 1950, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1959, 1973, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1981, 1983, 1984, 1988, 1992, 1994, 1995, 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013, and now in 2014. Each flood has caused massive loss of life, property, crops and infrastructure.
Kashmir Floods: Centre steps up medical relief, sends specialist doctors  Sep 18, 8:53 am
New Delhi, Sept. 18 (ANI): The Centre has stepped up medical relief operations in flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir.
J-K floods: Over 40 families lose their homes, look forward to Govt. support  Sep 17, 5:19 pm
Rajouri (J-K), Sept. 17 (ANI): Over 40 families, who were hit by the devastating landslides triggered by heavy rains in Jammu and Kashmir, are currently stationed at makeshift army tents, but face harsh weather conditions ahead.
68 Pakistani nationals stranded in J-K floods sent back  Sep 17, 11:09 am
Poonch, Sept. 17 (ANI): Sixty eight Pakistani nationals who were trapped here due to the floods in Jammu and Kashmir were sent back to their homes on Tuesday via the Poonch Rawalakot bus service.
J-K floods: Over two lakh rescued, Srinagar-Baramulla train route restored  Sep 16, 5:23 pm
Jammu,(Jammu and Kashmir), Sept.16 (ANI): Over 237,000 persons have been rescued so far by the armed forces and the NDRF from different parts of Jammu and Kashmir in the ongoing rescue and relief operations in the flood ravaged state.
AIR Kashmir restarts operations after flood havoc  Sep 16, 12:45 pm
Srinagar, Sep. 16 (ANI): AIR Kashmir resumed operations through a makeshift studio at Shankaracharaya hills with the help of Army, after it went off air due to the recent J-K floods.
Search for missing ones in J-K with EmergencyAlerts Service  Sep 16, 10:30 am
New Delhi, Sep. 16 (ANI): In one of the largest private initiatives to help those affected by the Jammu and Kashmir floods and their loved ones, 55100 EmergencyAlerts, India's largest privately operated 24x7 emergency hotline, together with Airtel, has stepped up to connect those affected with their family and friends.
Free tickets provided to Kashmir floods victims by Northern Railways  Sep 15, 5:44 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 15 (ANI): Delhi Divisional Railway Manager Anurag Sachan today said that the Northern Railways has arranged for free tickets for those affected by the floods in Jammu and Kashmir, adding that over 2800 people have returned from Jammu in a train from Udhampur. He also said that as the flood water has been reported to be receding, more such trains are expected.
J-K floods: Weather likely to remain clear, says MeT  Sep 15, 2:40 pm
New Delhi, Sept.15 (ANI): The Director of Indian Meteorological Department (MeT), B P Yadav, on Monday said that the weather in flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir is likely to remain clear as the possibility of rain is less.
Jitendra Singh inaugurates Automatic Weather Observatory in Jammu  Sep 14, 7:02 pm
Jammu, Sept.14 (ANI): Union Minister for State for Science and Technology Jitendra Singh on Sunday inaugurated an Automatic Weather Observatory at 'Saanjhi Chhat', near Vaishno Devi Shrine in Jammu. This modern weather forecasting system has been set up by the Department of Earth Science in the wake of the devastating floods that hit Jammu and Kashmir recently.
J-K floods: NDRF continues rescue, relief operations  Sep 14, 2:00 pm
Srinagar, Sept. 14 (ANI): Rescue and relief operations by National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) in flood ravaged Jammu and Kashmir are continuing with as many as 49,115 flood victims being evacuated by NDRF from flood affected areas of Kashmir Valley so far.
J-K floods: Need to re-establish Govt. machinery, says former Principal Secy  Sep 14, 1:08 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 14 (ANI): Amid the ongoing relief and rescue operations of the stranded people in flood hit Jammu and Kashmir, the state's former Principal Secretary Mehmood-Ur-Rehman today pressed upon the need to build new administrative units and re-establish government machinery.
J-K floods: State Fin Min requests PM to declare it national calamity  Sep 13, 5:32 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 13 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Finance Minister Abdul Rahim Rather, who called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi here today, said that they have requested the latter to declare the disaster in the state as a national calamity.
J-K floods: Harsh Vardhan to visit Srinagar tomorrow  Sep 13, 5:25 pm
Jammu, Sept. 13 (ANI): Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan will be visiting flood-hit Srinagar on Sunday to assess what medical manpower is required to help control the spread of various diseases in the valley.
J-K floods: Home Secretary Goswami meets CM Omar  Sep 13, 12:41 pm
Srinagar, Sept.13 (ANI): Union Home Secretary Anil Goswami, who is monitoring the rescue and relief operations in flood-battered Jammu and Kashmir, met Chief Minister Omar Abdullah here on Saturday.
J-K floods: As water level recedes, Govt. speeds up relief work  Sep 13, 10:24 am
Srinagar, Sep. 13 (ANI): As the water level continues to recede in the Valley the Government of India is extending all possible help to the people of flood-affected Jammu and Kashmir by speeding up relief work.
Armed Forces, NDRF rescue over 1.27 lakh in J-K (update-Armed Forces)  Sep 12, 9:17 pm
Udhampur (Jammu and Kashmir), Sept. 12 (ANI): The Armed Forces and the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) have rescued over 1,27,000 people affected by the floods in Jammu and Kashmir as part of the ongoing rescue and relief operations in the state.
J-K floods: Samsung donates Rs. 3 crores for flood victims to PM's National Relief Fund  Sep 12, 6:47 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 12 (ANI): Samsung Electronics, India's leading electronics company, today donated Rs.3 crores to the Prime Minister's National Relief Fund to aid the relief operations in flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir.
J-K floods: SC asks Centre to explain rescue and relief measures  Sep 12, 6:47 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 12 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday asked the Narendra Modi-led NDA government at the Centre to explain by Monday what relief and rescue measures it has taken to rehabilitate those affected by the floods in Jammu and Kashmir.
Haryana CM Hooda flags off relief materials for flood-hit Kashmir  Sep 12, 12:58 pm
New Delhi, Sept.12 (ANI): Haryana Chief Minister B.S. Hooda on Friday flagged off relief materials for people affected in the devastating floods in Jammu and Kashmir.
Mumbai-based victims return from flood ravaged Kashmir  Sep 12, 11:50 am
Mumbai, Sept.12 (ANI): Six members of a Mumbai family, who were struck in the devastating floods in Srinagar, returned to their home late last night.
Madhusudan Mistry questions Gujarat administration over Vadodara floods  Sep 12, 10:36 am
Vadodara, Sep. 12 (ANI): Congress leader Madhusudan Mistry has questioned the state administration over the flood situation in Vadodara as the Vishwamitri River began overflowing after heavy rains in the catchment areas.