Flood situation shows improvement in Assam

Guwahati, June 20 : Flood situation in Assam showed slight improvement on Wednesday even as one more person died in Karimganj district of Barak Valley taking the death toll of first wave of flood to 18. Over five lakh people in five districts of the state are, however, reeling under floods. Assam State Disaster Management […]

Six more die in Assam floods, over 5.5 lakh still marooned

Guwahati, June 19 : With six more deaths reported from Cachar and Karimganj districts on Tuesday, the death toll in the first wave of floods in Assam has reached 17 as 5,64,074 people continued to be affected by the deluge in five districts on Tuesday. While the flood situation has improved in Golaghat and East […]

Rajnath on Mongolia trip from Thursday

New Delhi, June 18 : Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh is to visit Mongolia to attend a two-day official programme aimed at enhancing India’s alliance with the country, bordered by China and Russia. He will leave Delhi on June 21 with a delegation comprising a Joint Secretary from the Ministry of External Affairs, Director General […]

Assam flood toll is 11, over 5 lakh affected

Guwahati, June 18 : The flood fury continued in Assam on Monday with two more deaths reported from Barak Valley, taking the flood-related death toll to 11, even as over five lakh people were affected in six districts. Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA) officials said two persons died due to floods in Cachar and […]

3 killed in Japan quake

[Takatsuki : Passengers descend from a train on the track after train service was suspended to check for damage following an earthquake in Takatsuki city, Osaka, western Japan, Monday, June 18, 2018. A strong earthquake knocked over walls and set off scattered fires around metropolitan Osaka on Monday morning. /PTI] Tokyo, June 18 : At […]

3 killed in Japan quake

[Osaka : People wait for train service to resume following an earthquake in Osaka, Monday, June 16, 2018. A strong earthquake shook the city of Osaka in western Japan on Monday morning, causing scattered damage including broken glass and partial building collapses. /PTI] Tokyo, June 18 : At least three people were killed and over […]