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Cyclone Vayu: 65 people evacuated from Diu, Gujarat

Western Railways has also taken various safety and security precautions for train passengers in cyclone-prone areas.

12 Jun 2019 3:35 PM

Cyclone Fani: IAF on stand by with 15 aircrafts for disaster management ops

The IAF is also going to set up an operation centre in any of the two states as per requirement.

03 May 2019 6:25 PM

Disaster teams on alert, Army & IAF on standby

The NDRF is deploying 41 teams in Andhra Pradesh (8), Odisha (28) and West Bengal (5) for prepositioning.

01 May 2019 2:46 AM

Infant rescued from 60-foot deep borewell after 48 hours in Haryana

The massive rescue operation here had been going on for the past nearly 48 hours after the child fell into the borewell Wednesday evening.

22 Mar 2019 7:41 PM

Four kids among 7 killed Northwest Delhi in building collapse

A couple named Narottam and Nisha occupied the fourth floor. Nisha is critical, the police said.

27 Sep 2018 1:36 AM


Assam: 20 feared dead after boat carrying 40 passengers capsizes

The SDRF officials said that the country-made ferryboat accidentally hit the pillars, which led to the accident.

06 Sep 2018 5:27 AM

Kerala rains: Death toll rises to 26; red alert for Idukki reservoir sounded

With water levels rising in various dams, shutters of at least 22 reservoirs have been opened to drain out excess water.

09 Aug 2018 2:08 PM

3-yr-old Bihar girl falls in borewell, rescue operations underway

The girl, Sanno, fell into a 110-feet deep borewell in Murgiachak area under Kotwali Police station of Munger on Tuesday afternoon.

01 Aug 2018 12:09 PM

48 dead as bus crashes into gorge in U'khand's Pauri Garhwal district

The incident occurred near Gween village when overloaded private bus, on its way to Ramnagar, fell into 200-mtr-deep gorge.

01 Jul 2018 11:31 AM

One killed, 5 injured in wall collapse in Greater Kailash area

Three fire tenders were sent to the spot, a fire service official said.

24 Jun 2018 6:16 AM


BMC gears up to tackle 'heavy rainfall' in Mumbai this weekend

Dewatering pumps will be kept ready and flood-prone spots will be monitored closely during the heavy rain period, statement said.

07 Jun 2018 1:24 PM

Floods in Mangaluru as heavy rains lash Karnataka’s coastal districts

Mangaluru and Bantwal taluks were the most affected, while rainfall was scarce in Puttur, Sullia, and Belthangady taluks in the district.

30 May 2018 8:33 AM

Varanasi: Will we ever learn?

The deeper malaise is something about which little is done in India.

17 May 2018 1:52 AM

Mumbai: 2 killed after public toilet collapses

The public toilet complex, located at Mumbai's Bhandup area, was approximately 25 yrs old and was not being maintained properly.

28 Apr 2018 6:43 PM

Mumbai to get its disaster response force today

They will be provided special training by the NDRF officials.

06 Mar 2018 2:24 AM


Punjab CM announces compensation for kin of Ludhiana building collapse victims

In addition with the compensation, the CM also announces the jobs for next of kin of deceased firemen.

21 Nov 2017 6:40 PM

Ghazipur’s mountain of trash caves in, two killed

According to DCP (East) Omvir Singh, the woman was probably riding a scooter when the site collapsed.

02 Sep 2017 1:18 AM

Navy on standby as Mumbai braces for more rains in next 24 hours

Met dept has warned Maharashtra and Gujarat governments to prepare for Wednesday.

29 Aug 2017 4:17 PM

1 dead, 2 injured in building collapse in Mumbai

A JCB machine and a Poclain equipment, which were being used for demolition, were also under the rubble.

27 Aug 2017 11:17 AM

At least 46 dead in Himachal landslide; Modi condoles incident

Rescue operations were suspended late evening as there were apprehensions of more landslides.

14 Aug 2017 8:40 AM