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Uttarakhand bus falls into gorge, leaves 12 killed & 20 injured Around 12 people have been killed with over 20 injured when a bus fell into a gorge at Churighatti in Almore district in Uttarakhand. Bodies of the deceased have been removed from the spot and the 20+ people who are injured have been rushed to PHC Bhatrokhan and the civil hospital situated in Ranikhet. The Garhwal Motor Owners’ Union bus was going from Masi in Almora district to Ramnagar in ....Read More →
Cyclone Roanu Path Map Cyclone ROANU Updates   Cyclone Roanu causes devastation in Bangladesh; 150,000 people left homeless Tropical cyclone Roanu has caused devastation in Bangladesh. More than 150,000 people have been left homeless in the coastal districts of Bangladesh. Reaz Ahmed, Chief of Disaster Management Department, said that the homeless people are currently living in state-run shelter. He said that many are also residing in the open. Meanwhile, Roanu has claimed 24 lives in 15 districts. Current Position of Cyclone Roanu Cyclone Roanu, which is expected ....Read More →
Uttarakhand Forest Fires 4 May 2016: People of Uttarakhand got some repsite from the forest fire after light to moderate rains hit the higher reaches of the mountains on Tuesday. Meanhwile, the forets fire has alsready claimed seven lives. According to media reports, 3,465 hectares of forests in Uttarakhand were affected and Tirchakheet is one of the villages worst hit in the fire. 30 April 2016: A major wildlifre spread over the ground and reached the village named Tirchakheet (10 Km from ....Read More →
Location Map of Massive Fire at FICCI Building and National Museum Of Natural History in Delhi - April 26, 2016  Fire Location - FICCI Building, Tansen Marg, New Delhi, Delhi 110001 9:45 AM IST, April 26, 2016 - In the wee hours of Tuesday morning around 1:45 am, a fire broke out in the sixth floor of a building that houses the famous National Museum of Natural History in New Delhi. Reportedly, the museum collections, which attracted several educational tours for school kids, have been burnt ....Read More →
Epicentre of M6.6 Earthquake Rocks Delhi & Other North India Regions Afghanistan Earthquake: Tremors felt in North India; IPL players evacuated from Mohali hotel 9.34 AM IST, 11-04-2016: After an earthquake of 6.8 magnitude hit Hindukush mountain region at a depth of 280 km, the entire North India felt the tremors. The states such as Kashmir, Haryana, Punjab, Uttarakhand, and Himachal Pradesh were shaken. As the tremors were felt in Chandigarh as well, the players of new Indian Premier League team, Gujarat Lions, were ....Read More →
Location Map of Fire Accident at Puttingal temple in Kollam, Kerala Kerala Temple Fire: Modi, Rahul meet victims PM Modi arrived at Kerala and met the injured people before visiting the site of disaster. V.S. Achuthanandan, the leader of Opposition in Kerala called for declaring Paravur temple tragedy as a national disaster. The Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi also visited the site in the afternoon.  Kerala Cabinet announced Rs. 10 lakh ex-gratia for the family of the deceased and Rs. 2 lakh for the injured. Ships ....Read More →
Location Map of Flyover Collapse in Kolkata Kolkata Flyover Collapse: Police to arrest the construction company officials 3:37 PM IST, 1-04-2016 - A day after the flyover collapse, the Kolkata Police is heading to Hyderabad to arrest the officials of the IVRCL group - the company contracted to build the flyover. Previously, the company was given an 18-month deadline along with a budget of nearly Rs. 165 crore to complete the project in 2009. All the rescue operations have been completed with the ....Read More →
Massive fire breaks out at Make in India event in Mumbai A massive fire engulfed the whole stage of a mega cultural event being held as part of Make in India event in Mumbai, this evening. The high profile event had all VVIPs of the state of Maharashtra present. The Governor, the CM and several other MPS and Ministers were safely evacuated. Apart from political who's who of Maharashtra the world class event was being attended by Amitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan Hema ....Read More →
Pathankot Terror Attack Map Ops continue in Pathankot, 1 more terrorist ‘dead’ 2:00 PM IST, 4 January, 2016 – One more terrorist has been claimingly gunned down at the Pathankot air base, though the body is yet to be found. He is one among the two terrorists who were hiding at the base from where Russian-made MiG-21 fighter jets and Mi-35 attack helicopters fly. The operation to eliminate the last terrorist is in the final stage. Currently, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) ....Read More →
Gujarat Local Body Election Results 2015 Municipal Corporation/ District/Block Panchayats Total Seats BJP Won INC Won Others Ahmedabad 192 Councillor seats in 48 wards 139 52 1 Rajkot 72 seats in 18 wards] 38 34 0 Surat 116 Councillor seats in 29 wards 82 34 0 Vadodara 76 seats in 19 wards 58 14 4 Jamnagar 64 seats in 16 wards 38 24 2 Bhavnagar 52 seats in 13 wards 34 18 0 31 District Panchayat 988 Seats 292 472 4 230 Taluka or Block Panchayats 4,778 Seats 1718 2102 129 56 Municipalities 2088 Seats 984 587 0