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India30, Sep 2019, 9:16 AM IST
Bihar floods: 19 NDRF teams deployed in affected areas; death toll touches 29
19 teams of the National Disaster Response Force have been deployed in Bihar due to floods following torrential rains. NDRF teams are carrying out rescue and evacuation operations along with other agencies in the flood-affected areas. The death toll in Bihar has risen to 29 owing to rain related incidents in the state. The state government has requested the Indian Air Force for two helicopters to aid in rescue operations.
India27, Sep 2019, 4:46 PM IST
Kashmir residents suspected of aiding terror activities get arrested
After questioning the arrested persons, raids were conducted in various parts of Jammu and Kashmir and neighbouring Punjab for their associates. Meanwhile, four more people have been detained and are being questioned
India22, Sep 2019, 4:10 PM IST
Wanted Al-Qaeda terrorist arrested in Jamshedpur
The 'Al-Qaeda in Indian Subcontinent'(AQIS) terrorist worked as a maulana at a local madrassa in Jamshedpur. The accused was a close aide of Abdul Rahman Katki, who was arrested in 2016 from a madrassa in Cuttack.
World5, Sep 2019, 12:21 PM IST
Hurricane Dorian: Death toll reaches 20; UN releases $1 million emergency aid
Speaking to reporters in the UN Headquarters in New York from the Bahamas, the UN relief chief said that he had told the Bahamian Prime Minister that he would release $1 million "immediately, from the Central Emergency Response Fund, to deal with exactly the set of priorities that he has identified."
World27, Aug 2019, 11:41 AM IST
Amazon forest fire: Fresh blazes rage; G7 Nations pledge support, Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro turns it down
More fires have broken out across the Amazon in Brazil, even as Brazillian warfare dumped water over hard-hit areas. G7 Nations joined hands in helping Brazil out of the disaster, but Brazil president rejected the offer of $22million aid.
Hollywood26, Aug 2019, 2:20 PM IST
Amazon Rainforest fire: Leonardo DiCaprio pledges $5 million in aid
The Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation (LDF) merged with Earth Alliance last month to "help address the urgent threats to our planet's life support systems.
India21, Aug 2019, 3:25 PM IST
Centre sanctions Rs 4,432 crore as disaster aid package for 3 states; Kerala misses out
Ministry of home affairs has approved Rs 4432.1 crore in additional Central assistance to the states of Odisha, Karnataka and Himachal Pradesh
India18, Aug 2019, 3:53 PM IST
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh: Talks with Pakistan can only be on PoK
Asserting that dialogue with Pakistan is not possible till it stops “aiding and abetting terrorism”, Union defence minister Rajnath Singh said on August 18 that if talks are held with Pakistan they will be only on Pakistan occupied Kashmir.
India16, Aug 2019, 12:30 PM IST
Karnataka Cabinet expansion: Chief minister to meet PM Modi, Amit Shah in Delhi
Karnataka chief minister BS Yediyurappa will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi to seek Central aid for the flood-ravaged districts in the state and conduct talks with BJP president Amit Shah to finalise the state Cabinet expansion
India14, Aug 2019, 2:34 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh: Police officials receive complaint against Priyanka Gandhi Vadra's aide for shoving journalist
Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Tuesday (August 13) visited Sonbhadra in Uttar Pradesh to meet the families of the 10 tribals shot dead in a land dispute in July.
India14, Aug 2019, 12:07 PM IST
Manipur chief minister calls for efforts to identify people aiding illegal entry of Rohingyas
Speaking with reference to the arrest of six Rohingyas, Manipur chief minister N Biren Singh, said “It indicates that many of them are taking shelter in the state and we have to find out the persons who are behind the illegal entry of Rohingyas from different places."
India14, Aug 2019, 10:30 AM IST
Dawood Ibrahim’s brother Anees’ aide arrested at airport in Kerala
The anti-extortion cell (AEC) of Mumbai Police arrested a close aide of Dawood Ibrahim’s brother Anees Ibrahim. The arrest was made at Kannur airport in Kerala after he landed from Dubai.
India9, Aug 2019, 8:50 AM IST
Kerala floods: Rahul Gandhi to ask PM Modi for more aid to his constituency Wayanad
The consistent downpour has wreaked havoc in Kerala. Educational institutions across the state are closed today (August 9)
Lifestyle News7, Aug 2019, 6:08 PM IST
Lifeline: Here’s how copper bottles aid you in weight loss
From weight loss to detoxification of the body, here are the benefits of drinking water from a copper bottle
India29, Jul 2019, 9:43 AM IST
Madhya Pradesh: Woman files rape complaint against deputy jailer, 3 others
The victim reportedly claimed that the deputy jailer and his aides spiked her drinks and took turns to rape her as she had fallen unconscious. She also claimed that they shot a video and threatened her of posting it on social media.