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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
Recent Updates | Affected Areas | Helpline Numbers | Tamil Nadu Flood Map | Cancelled Trains | Map & Info Map of Areas Affected by Chennai Floods Chennai trying to get back to normalcy 10:55 AM IST, Dec 7, 2015 Chennai Airport becomes fully functional from Monday for both domestic and international flights. The KSTRC services carried more people safely from Chennai to Kerala, taking the total number of passengers to 1,200. The IT companies have suffered a loss of about $60 million due to the ....Read More →
Cyclone Chapala Map Chapala to become a severe cyclone 10:15 AM, IST, OCT 30, 2015 -  A depression over East Central and West Central Arabian Sea swelled overnight into tropical cyclone Chapala. According to Met experts, the cyclone is located 1,080 km to the southwest of Mumbai and is likely to intensify over the next 3-4 days to become an ‘extremely severe cyclone’. The cyclone has a role in bringing in the North-East Monsoon over India’s South Peninsula. 7:00 PM, IST, OCT 29, ....Read More →
Map Showing Location of Violence in Varanasi during religious protest Violence in Varanasi during religious protest, police attacked Oct 5, 2015, 10:26 PM - Violence erupted in the temple town of Varanasi, the parliamentary constituency of prime minister Narendra Modi, on Monday when saints and Hindu religious groups taking out a 'Pratikar Yatra' to protest against a lathi charge and ban on immersion of idols in Ganga, turned violent. Curfew was imposed in four police station areas.While the procession was underway in ....Read More →
Six killed, 100 wounded; army called out in riot-hit Gujarat (Roundup) 10:30 pm, 26 August, 2015 - Six people were killed, and over 100 injured as a statewide shutdown in Gujarat called by the Patidar Arakshan Andolan Samiti turned violent on Wednesday, officials said. Riots, arson, stone-pelting and widespread damage to public and private property forced the authorities to call the army and paramilitary forces. "Three people were killed in Ahmedabad and two in Banaskantha in firing by the paramilitary forces while attempting ....Read More →
  Helpline numbers for the Bengaluru-Nanded train mishap Bangalore Railway station: 08022354108, 0731666751, 08022156553 Accident site: 09701374062, 09493548005, 09448090399, 00873763945549 Anantapur - 9100992941, 09676903449, 08554236444 Helpline desk at Bangalore Cantonment: 080 2333 9163, 58885- Railway Helpline desk at Hindupur Station:  08556220444 Helpline desk at Penukonda Station: 0855220244 Helpline desk at Dharmavaram Station: 08559224422
Two Passenger Trains Derail in Madhya Pradesh, 27 Feared Dead 7:00 AM IST, 5 August, 2015 - At least 27 people died and 40 were injured as two passenger trains derailed within minutes of each other while crossing a bridge in Madhya Pradesh. The derailed trains were Kamayani Express running from Mumbai to Varanasi and Janata Express running from Mumbai to Jabalapur. According to a railway spokesperson, the track caved in due to rain and waterlogging which lead to derailment. Helpline numbers provided ....Read More →
Cyclone Komen Map   Cyclone Komen Hits Bangladesh, Heavy Rains in West Bengal and Odisha

10:00 AM IST, 31 July, 2015 - The Cyclonic storm-Komen weakened into a deep depression over Bangladesh at 02:30 am on 31 July 2015. After making a landfall in coastal areas of Bangladesh, heavy rains triggered in Odisha and West Bengal. More rains are expected in West Bengal in regions like Howrah, Hooghly, Burdwan, North and South 24 Parganas and East Midnapore.

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Former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam no more July 27, 2015 - Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, who rose from humble beginnings to become one of India's leading scientists and later a hugely popular president, died here on Monday evening after collapsing during a lecture at the IIM-Shillong, plunging the entire country in mourning. Kalam, who occupied Rashtrapati Bhavan in 2002-07, breathed his last at 7.45 p.m. at the Bethany Hospital where he was rushed to from the IIM where he was delivering a lecture ....Read More →