At least 6 people died while more than 30 are still missing after a cloudburst in the Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir.
Singapore Red Cross (SRC) is sending nearly SGD 7 million (approx Rs 38 crore) to its counterpart in India for distribution to hospitals and medical institutions.
Union External Affairs Minister, S Jaishankar attended 3rd edition of 'Deccan Dialogue' on November 16 via video-conferencing. EAM S Jaishankar said, "As regards terrorism, the era of 'not my problem' came to an end in 9/11 but it is yet to produce a wholehearted international collaborative effort.
The President, Ram Nath Kovind today at Rashtrapati Bhawan flagged off Red Cross Relief Material for people affected by flood and COVID-19 in Assam, Bihar.
Red Cross Day is celebrated annually to reduce the suffering of people and enabling them to lead a dignified life. It is celebrated by Red Cross Organisations across the world by helping people with independence, humanity, impartiality, universality, unity and neutrality - the fundamental principles of the organisation.
World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day 2020 is being observed worldwide as the people face one of the biggest challenges ever in face of coronavirus pandemic. As on Friday, close to 4 million people across the world have been infected with the virus while over 250,000 have lost their lives.
Volunteers of Youth Red Cross Odisha distributed fruits, face masks and water bottles to police personnel's deployed on streets amid lockdown.
The Indian Red Cross Society organised motorcycle rally to mark centenary celebration. Event took place in Rameswaram on February 15.