July 12, 2013
Give Uttarakhand eco-development, not zero development.
New Delhi, July 12
The Supreme Court today asked the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) to apprise it within two weeks about the status of rescue operations in rains-ravaged Uttarakhand.“NDMA to fi...
Hyderabad, July 10
The National Disaster Management Authority fears that the number of missing in Uttarakhand will be higher than the figure of about 4,000 given out by the State Government.
M Sashidhar Red...
Dehradun, July 8
Incessant rains in parts of Uttarakhand continued to hamper the relief efforts today prompting the authorities to commission the IAF’s C-130 Hercules aircraft to drop the relief materials to Kedar...
Chennai, July 7
Chennai Cares is an initiative working to provide relief to the people of Uttarakhand
Dehradun, July 6
Relief operations were today badly hit by a fresh spell of rains at most places in Uttarakhand, including Rudraprayag, Chamoli and Uttarkhashi districts, with choppers carrying relief material not...
Chennai, July 5
All Head Post Offices in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry will accept packages containing relief material such as clothes, blankets, woollens, medicines, tarpaulin, plastic sheets, torch and packaged foo...
Bangalore, July 5
Parcel Van (VPU) with flood relief materials of South Western Railway (SWR) to the victims of Uttarakhand was flagged off at Hubli.
Bharat Scouts and Guides wing of SWR mobilised relief m...
July 3, 2013
The people need economic development, the environment needs protection, the State needs to grow
Chandigarh, July 3
114 pilgrims, hailing from Haryana, who got stranded in various parts of rain-ravaged Uttarakhand, are missing.This was stated here on Wednesday by Haryana Additional Chief Secretary-cum-Fi...
Mumbai, July 12
Private insurance player ICICI Prudential Life has waived the requirement of a death certificate from municipal authorities for the Uttarakhand victims.
The life insurer has initiated eas...
Mumbai, July 11
ABIL Group, which is engaged in infrastructure development, real estate and hospitality sectors, has donated Rs 1 crore for Uttrakhand relief and rehabilitation work. The cheque was handed...
Mumbai, July 10
In the wake of the natural calamity that has struck Uttarakhand many fake donation websites are emerging in cyberspace, seeking donations for fake relief funds, warns McAfee.
July 7, 2013
Relaxing documentation norms and deploying special teams are among steps insurers are taking to speed up processing of claims.
New Delhi, July 6
India’s summer monsoon was 25 per cent surplus since its normal onset on June 1 with the weather office predicting heavy rains next weeks in some parts of hill states, including Uttarakhand which...
July 5, 2013
The beast in man brought out the demon in Nature. »
Banalore, July 5
Canara Bank has donated Rs 1 crore to the flood victims of Uttarkhand. The donation cheque to Chief Minister's Relief Fund was handed over to the Chief Secretary of Uttarkhand, by V.S. K...
Kanchipuram (TN) July 4
Kanchi Mutt head Jayendra Saraswati today said that the Mutt is fully prepared to take on the restoration work of Kedarnath, which is ravaged by floods.“The Mutt has made arrangements to as...
New Delhi, July 3
The Employees Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has been asked to gear up for early settlement of claims, especially for flood-hit victims and their relatives.
“Instructions have been is...
New Delhi, July 3
The Kedarnath temple in Uttarakhand was “partially destroyed” and suffered serious damages in the recent floods but the Government would make all efforts to restore it to its “original glory”, Min...