Updated : 3 months ago IST
New York [USA], Mar 21 (ANI): Cyclone Idai is one of the worst disasters to hit southern Africa in living memory, according to the United Nations.
Updated : 5 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India] Jan 7 (ANI): Kerala Finance Minister Thomas Isaac on Monday said that the Group of Ministers (GoM) on Goods and Services Tax (GST) has agreed for one per cent calamity cess on the value of products and services, either on selected commodities or across the board for 2 years
Updated : 7 months, 1 week ago IST
Jammu (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Nov 10 (ANI): The Jammu and Kashmir government has declared the heavy snowfall in the Valley last week as state-specific 'Special Natural Calamity'.
Updated : 8 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Sulawesi [Indonesia], Oct 5 (ANI): Indonesia's National Disaster Mitigation Agency (BNPB) confirmed that the death toll in the earthquake and tsunami that struck Indonesia's Sulawesi islands rose to 1,558 on Friday.
New Delhi [India], Oct 03 (ANI): India has launched 'Operation Samudra Maitri' to assist victims of earthquake and tsunami in Central Sulawesi Province of the Republic of Indonesia.
New Delhi [India], Oct 2 (ANI): Three Indian Navy ships, namely Tir, Sujata and Shardul, were dispatched with relief material to calamity-hit Indonesia, according to the Indian Navy spokesperson.
Updated : 8 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], Sept 28 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh on Friday announced to support any decision taken by the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council to help Kerala, which is recovering from the recent floods and torrential rains.
Updated : 11 months, 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], June 29 (ANI): The Central government on Friday approved calamity relief funds to Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal, and Nagaland, who were affected by floods and landslides in the year between 2017-2018.
Updated : 1 year, 1 month ago IST
New Delhi [India], May 14 (ANI): A High-Level Committee, chaired by Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, approved central assistance of Rs 1,161.17 crores to the states of Assam, Himachal Pradesh, Sikkim and Rajasthan and the union territory of Lakshadweep.
Updated : 1 year, 6 months ago IST
Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], December 02 (ANI): Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has decided to ask the Centre to declare the Ockhi cyclone as a 'national calamity'.
Updated : 1 year, 9 months ago IST
Mexico City [Mexico], Sept 20 (ANI): More than 200 people have reportedly been killed in the powerful earthquake of magnitude 7.1 on Richter scale that struck Mexico on Tuesday.
Updated : 2 years, 6 months ago IST
Nagpur (Maharashtra) [India], Dec. 13 (ANI): Lambasting the Centre's demonetisation move, senior Congress leader and former finance minister P. Chidambaram on Tuesday said the note ban is worse than a natural calamity, adding that even a natural disaster might not cause so much of troub