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15, Jul 2019, by : FnF Correspondent

Himachal Pradesh Building Collapse: The death toll in a building collapse in Himachal Pradesh's Solan district climbed to 13 on Monday after five more bodies were retrieved from the rubble, officials said. Twenty-eight people were injured after the four-storey building, which housed a restaurant, collapsed on the Nahan-Kumarhatti Road on Sunday evening following heavy rains, they said. Read News

14, Jul 2019, by : FnF Correspondent

District officials have reached the spot after receiving the information. Deputy Commissioner K.C. Chaman told the media that a rescue operation is underway to save the people still trapped inside, adding that the injured have been admitted to nearby hospitals. Director cum Special Secretary Revenue & Disaster Management DC Rana was quoted by ANI as saying, "Two people dead & 22 have been rescued after a building collapsed in Kumarhatti, earlier today."Read News

24, May 2019, by : FnF Correspondent

In a shocking incident, a major fire broke out in a commercial building near the outskirts of the city this afternoon killing at least 17 people, mostly students. The building houses a coaching center in the second floor where nearly 50 students were in attendance.Fire engulfed the third and fourth floors of Taxshila Complex in Sarthana area, said an official at the Surat fire control room. Read News

03, May 2019, by : FnF Correspondent

Cyclone Fani rolled through Odisha on Friday, packing rain and windstorm that gusted up to 175 kmph, leaving at least three people dead, blowing away thatched houses, and swamping towns and villages. The extremely severe cyclonic storm Fani made landfall around 8 a.m. in Puri, with roaring winds flattening huts, enveloping the pilgrim town in sheets of rain, and submerging homes in residential areas.Read News

02, May 2019, by : FnF Correspondent

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday chaired a high-level meeting to review preparedness for Cyclone Fani. The meeting was attended by the Cabinet Secretary, the Principal Secretary to the PM, the Additional Principal Secretary to the PM, the Home Secretary, and other senior officials from the IMD, NDRF, NDMA, and PMO. Read News

07, Mar 2019, by : FnF Correspondent

Mohammad Sharik, 17, a resident of Hardiwar in Uttarakhand, who was among the people brought to the hospital, succumbed to splinter injuries in the chest, the officials said.The condition of four more injured persons was "critical" and two of them were operated upon by the doctors to save their lives, they said.Read News

23, Dec 2018, by : Desk FnF

Hundreds of buildings were destroyed by the wave, which hit the coast of southern Sumatra and the western tip of Java about 9.30 pm (1430 GMT) following the eruption of a volcano known as the "child" of the legendary Krakatoa, national disaster agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho saidRead News

29, Sep 2018, by : FnF Desk

Nearly 400 people were killed when a powerful quake sent a tsunami barrelling into the Indonesian island of Sulawesi. officials said Saturday, as hospitals struggled to cope with hundreds of injured and rescuers scrambled to reach the stricken regionRead News

21, Aug 2018, by : FnF Correspondent

Kerala sought a Rs 2,600 crore special package from the Centre even as the state struggled to find its feet after the devastating deluge that left 223 dead in a fortnight and forced over 10 lakh people out of their homes.Read News

19, Aug 2018, by : FnF Desk

The rescue operation for flood victims in Pathanamthitta and Thrissur districts continue with response teams battling strong river currents and heavy rain to bring stranded citizens to safety, even as a parallel crisis unfolded in the Kuttanad region, where rising floodwaters inundated thousands of houses, forcing a mass evacuation.Read News

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