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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......

Be warned: Industrial gas leaks pose a major threat in India

By the end of 2020, India will lay 32,737 km across the length and breadth of the country. It needs to lay down and comply with strict safety standards especially since some of these pipes will go......

5-member committee to decide on new Andhra capital

The Centre has constituted a five-member expert committee to study various alternatives available to it to decide on a new capital for Andhra Pradesh. This committee has been tasked with the......

Cyclone 'Helen': Massive evacuation in four AP districts

Massive evacuation has been undertaken in four districts of Andhra Pradesh before a severe cyclone hits the eastern coast on Thursday followed by very heavy rainfall. As the cyclonic storm 'Helen'......

India's flawed disaster management story

The successful effort to combat Cyclone Phailin threatens to put disaster mitigation, and a fundamental overhaul of how disaster management in India is structured, on the back-burner, says Anand......

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......

Budget 07 and how it affects SMEs

It was presented against a backdrop of high expectations with the economy having moved into the high growth trajectory of 8.5 per cent, supported by a strong growth in services and industry......

Rail tickets, weather report on SMS soon

Want to know the latest weather report or vegetable prices, or book a railway ticket? Well, all you may need to do is send an SMS. With over 130 million mobile subscribers in the country,......

Need some cash? Try BQH Trust

Imagine a large hall, easily 150 feet by 75 feet, filled with hundreds of men in white traditional garb and ladies in a similar attire tucked away in an alcove, listening intently to a bearded......

  People speak for district disaster management plans

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Q. India faces on &off Natural Disasters, MOST VALUABLES are LIfes LOst,There are hierky. We should hav e I.A.S - (disastermanagement) with a group admis, Drs Term as I A S (D M).
:  A. The law already places the onus upon district collectors and magistrates to coordinate all relief and rescue effort in case of disaster situationa....... more

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  Web results for District Disaster Management Plans
Politicisation of religious tourism

Government of India, especially after the year 1989, has seen Hindu religious tourism in Kashmir, as one of their weapons, to counter the... ...

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Disaster cell warns weekend revelers against stepping out

Thane: Torrential rains in the past entire week have caused landslides and mishaps at several locations. Following recent instances of landslide... ...

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'Odisha needs investment in power distribution projects'

As power generation capacities have gone up, Odisha needs investor participation in various distribution network strengthening schemes floated by... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/economy-policy/odisha-needs-investment-in-power-distribution-projects-says-minister-114073101649_1.html
Toll reaches 30 in Pune village landslide tragedy

After a brief halt in rescue operations due to incessant rains, National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) personnel extricated seven more bodies from... ...

http://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/rescuers-battle-rains-after-pune-village-landslide-23-bodies-retrieved-from-debris/article1-1246642.aspx
Maharashtra cabinet reviews Malin village landslide

MUMBAI: The Maharashtra Government on Wednesday reviewed the situation post the worst-ever landslide at Malin village in Ambegaon in Pune district... ...

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