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‘Why wasn’t CM copter used for rescue?’

Complaining of delay in rescue operation, Mr Chowdhury led a protest rally in the area on Tuesday.

31 Jan 2018 12:59 AM

Landslides, following a tropical storm, claim 26 lives in Phillipines: official

The landslides were triggered by Tropical Storm Kai-Tak.

17 Dec 2017 4:57 PM

Delhi: 2 die under debris after 6-decade-old building collapses in Taimur Nagar

The building, which belonged to a retired government official, Dhruv Kumar, collapsed at 9:45 am on Friday morning.

24 Nov 2017 4:17 PM

Odisha schools to teach disaster management from 2018

The installation work of EWDS has been completed and Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik will inaugurate the advanced system by November 15.

30 Oct 2017 6:39 AM

Kolkata: 2 dead as century-old building collapses, people feared trapped

According to last reports, no person was injured, a senior officer of Kolkata Police said.

25 Jul 2017 2:39 PM


Vodafone offers 50-min free talktime for flood-hit NE

Company says around 15,000 people have been covered under the scheme so far.

06 Jul 2017 6:12 PM

B'desh: Rescuers struggle to reach victims of landslides; toll up to 152

Authorities say hundreds of homes were buried by mud and rubble sent cascading down hillsides.

14 Jun 2017 7:29 PM

Centre, state governments plan for monsoons

During the discussions, it was noted that concerted efforts of all concerned have helped in minimising the loss of precious human lives.

18 May 2017 12:57 AM

Death toll rises, dozens still missing in Sri Lanka garbage dump collapse

The military said 1,000 security personnel, including police and special task forces, have been deployed for rescue operation.

17 Apr 2017 2:05 PM