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Amarnath Yatra: NDRF plans mock drill to enhance disaster preparedness

In a bid to enhance preparedness for disaster management among government officials involved in management of the annual Amarnath Yatra starting July 2, National Disaster Management Authority has......

Rajya Sabha OKs Disaster Management Bill

Rajya Sabha on Monday passed a bill that will help set up institutional mechanism at national, state and district levels for responding to natural disasters and implementation of management......

'The drought is a policy induced disaster'

'Drought in the 1990s was essentially the drought of a poor India.''This 2016 drought is of a richer and more water-guzzling India.''The severity and intensity of the drought is not about lack of......

UP CM seeks Rs 11,000 crore from PM to meet drought situation

With Uttar Pradesh hit by a severe drought, its Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday sought nearly Rs 11,000 crore from the Centre as Prime Minister Narendra Modi reviewed the situation......

Did the timber mafia cause the forest fires?

  'The kind of losses the nation is facing are incalculable.'Rashme Sehgal reports for Rediff.com on how fires are blazing across Jammu and Kashmir, Uttarakhand and have reached the doorstep......

Give up 'ostrich-like' attitude in drought handling: SC tells states

  In a strong indictment of Centre and states’ handling of the drought situation, the Supreme Court on Wednesday said if state governments maintain an “ostrich-like......

Disaster risks grow, as India's cities flounder

Poor land-use planning, indiscriminate approvals of building plans and the absence of disaster-risk assessment in urban design have resulted in what experts term concentrated concretization,......

The man who cost Greece billions

Once again Alexis Tsipras (see left) was struggling to make a decision. For hours on July 13, the Greek prime minister and Europe's leaders had been trying to thrash out a new deal to bail out......

COLUMN: Can we have waterless agriculture too Mr PM?

We need a master plan to increase our water storage capacity, improve irrigation facilities and create water networks across the country that links the draught prone with those experiencing floods,......

Ajit Singh's plans for airports in UP grounded

Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh has the power to approve import of planes and construction of airports, but he seems stuck when it comes to developing airports on his home turf.Singh had asked......
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Doubts over security at Pushkar Ghats

Lack of coordination among government departments worries officials Lack of coordination among various government departments in the Krishna... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Vijayawada/doubts-over-security-at-pushkar-ghats/article8665491.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Around 200 to participate in marathon swimming on Sunday

NAGPUR: The maiden marathon swimming event, jointly organized by in association with and Challenger's Foundation Nagpur, has evoked overwhelming... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/sports/more-sports/others/Around-200-to-participate-in-marathon-swimming-on-Sunday/articleshow/52487473.cms
Massive five-day sanitation drive

A massive pre-monsoon sanitation and cleanliness drive, including an intensive vector-control initiative, will be launched across the State. At... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Thiruvananthapuram/massive-fiveday-sanitation-drive/article8658242.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Mamata begins second consecutive term

Mamata Banerjee today began her second consecutive term as chief minister of West Bengal on being sworn in by Governor Kesri Nath Tripathi at the... ...

http://echoofindia.com/kolkata-mamata-begins-second-consecutive-term-109116
J&K ill-prepared to deal with earthquake, other disasters

*Emergency Operation Centres only in 2 distts Mohinder Verma JAMMU, May 27: Though panic has gripped the entire State following findings of... ...

http://www.dailyexcelsior.com/jk-ill-prepared-to-deal-with-earthquake-other-disasters/

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