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UPA appointed NDMA vice-chairman resigns

After some Governors, it was the turn of Vice-Chairman of the National Disaster Management Authority M Shashidhar Reddy and five of its members to resign after the new government asked them to quit......

Govt asks UPA appointees to quit

All members of the National Disaster Management Authority, appointed by the previous United Progressive Alliance government, have been asked to resign. "Everyone has been asked to submit their......

Another minister resigns from JD-U, to contest on LJP ticket

Bihar Industry and Disaster Management minister Renu Kumari Kushwaha on Monday evening resigned from Chief Minister Nitish Kumar’s cabinet and the Janata Dal-United party. Kushwaha is set to......

Phailin aftermath in Bengal: Nine killed in floods

Nine persons have lost their lives in the recent floods in five districts of West Bengal, state disaster management department sources said on Thursday. Floods in West and East Midnapore, Howrah,......

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......

Managing insurance policies in disaster-prone area

The cyclone 'Nilam', which recently ravaged Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu's Mamallapuram coast, caused severe damage - 28 lives were lost, 150,000 individuals displaced and crops in 1.2 million......

Mukesh Ambani in 4G push; eyes hi-tech security biz

Next-generation security and disaster management business seems to be next on the radar of Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries, which will utilise its 4G telecom services for this new initiative.......

IBM unveils disaster management tool

IBMlaunched on Friday atool which would assess and help build disaster management skills at business enterprises during exigencieslike bandhs, floods, acts of terrorism or system......

Dec 1 is disaster body's big day

At 11 am on 1 December, the newly constituted National Disaster Management Agency will have its big "coming out" at Gurgaon's plush DT Mall.Fire alarms in one of the mall's auditoriums will signal......

ONGC readying disaster management plan

Oil and Natural Gas Corporation, which has seen two major mishaps in the last two years at its Bombay High oilfields, on Thursday came out with a contingency plan for effective disaster......

The 5 Worst Tamil films so far

There are high expectations for films from big banners, leading stars and successful directors and few manage to live up to them. Rajinikanth's Kochadaiiyaan and Sasikumar's Bramman that drew the......

Review: Ithu Kathirvelan Kadhal is a feel good entertainer

Director S. R. Prabhakaran’s Ithu Kathirvelan Kadhal starring Udhayanidhi and Nayanthara is a simple love story with a good mix of romance, comedy and sentiment, writes S Saraswathi. As......

BCCI to examine Biswal's report on WC T20 disaster

Team manager Ranjib Biswal's report on India's disastrous Twenty20 World Cup campaign in the West Indies is being examined by the BCCI and appropriate action will be taken on its basis, Board......

BCCI to investigate India's Caribbean disaster

The Cricket Board on Wednesday said it is awaiting a report from the team management on India's debacle in the Twenty20 World Cup in the West Indies before taking "corrective measures".BCCI......

Dalglish recalls Hillsborough

Kenny Dalglish, Liverpool's manager on the day of the Hillsborough disaster 20 years ago, said on Sunday he still often thought of the tragedy and was eternally grateful his own children survived......

Cook does not have the tactical brain to lead the side, says Pietersen

Alastair Cook has managed to hold on to England captaincy solely because of ‘politics’, says maverick batsman Kevin Pietersen and insists that the disaster which the skipper is enduring......

Emotional Liverpool marks 25th anniversary of Hillsborough disaster

Thousands gathered at Liverpool's Anfield Stadium on Tuesday to mark the 25th anniversary of the Hillsborough disaster in which 96 of their fans died during an FA Cup semi-final, one of the darkest......
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Q. are we good in disaster management personally?
Sanjay Sharma:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/are-we-good-in-disaster-management-personally/26568173/answers/

shyamvanwari
Q. Post Cyclone; Following rituals to be observed at national level;Aerial survey by PM, SG, RG, Other central ministers, LKA, SS, Rajnath Singh, NAMO and others from opposition;Demand, announcements of relief packages by govts. Appeal for Cyclone relief fund by PM. Opening of cyclone relief funds by various newspapers. Time frame; Next 10 days After 30 days; forget everything just like Uttrakhand.Make suitable changes if you like
Shyamvanwari:  A. Some what itz the recent examples but very crude way. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/post-cyclone-following-rituals-to-be-observed-at-national-le/26560081/answers/26568180

Farhaan
Q. India is vulnerable to terrorism, from within & outside.V have been living in fear of terror attacks for the past few decades. Yet, our intelligence agencies & police have not been able to prevent them....not even in important places. Investigators, in fact, appeared surprised that so many bombs could b planted in the Bodh Gaya complex, even high on the Buddha statue. It seems all are wise except those who ought 2b. Y do we become alert only after a terrorist strikes? Atleast in heritage sites, and pilgrim centres we shld have surveillance wings that work 24x7. Spot ppl and catch dem. Ur views
Farhaan:  A. For a change, disaster management is doing well this time. No political aftermaths for common man. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/india-is-vulnerable-to-terrorism-from-within--outside.v-have/26008842/answers/26560084

FekuSingh
Q. Don't you think Uttarkhand disaster was most horrible in recent times ?
FekuSingh:  A. it is all work of dirty politics. Welcome to disaster management depertment.For English press 1,Hindi main jankari ke liye 2 dabaye,We will not...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/dont-you-think-uttarkhand-disaster-was-most-horrible-in-rece/25941298/answers/26008899

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BMC says they are prepared to tackle heavy rains

The Saibaba Complex Rd, Goregaon, got washed away in rains, trapping many vehicles Sapana Jaiswal An alert of very heavy rainfall was issued... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report-bmc-says-they-are-prepared-to-tackle-heavy-rains-2006489
Clean Energy Group President Praises Creation of Nation's First Energy Resilience Bank

PRWeb 2014-07-29 NJ Approves Bank to Provide Finance Support for Resilient Power Projects Montpelier, VT (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 New Jersey... ...

http://www.bizwireexpress.com/showstoryPRWeb.php?storyid=265114
USDA Announces Grants to Help Veterans and Minority Farmers Get Started in Agriculture

Partnerships Continue USDA Efforts Supporting New Farmers and Build Greater Diversity in American Agriculture WASHINGTON, July 29, 2014 —... ...

http://www.pressreleasepoint.com/usda-announces-grants-help-veterans-and-minority-farmers-get-started-agriculture
USDA Implements Key Farm Bill Crop Insurance Provision

2014 Farm Bill Measure Strengthens and Expands Insurance Coverage Options for Farm Operations WASHINGTON, July 29, 2014 The U.S. Department of... ...

http://www.pressreleasepoint.com/usda-implements-key-farm-bill-crop-insurance-provision
UNFPA responds to needs of 36,000 pregnant women displaced in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Kiran Azeem Khan, 30, and her five children were forced to flee their home in Miran Shah, in Pakistan's North Waziristan... ...

http://www.pressreleasepoint.com/unfpa-responds-needs-36000-pregnant-women-displaced-pakistan

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