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Are Bihar floods a man-made disaster?

Year after year, floods cause mayhem in Bihar but the government is not paying adequate attention to water management, reports Satyavrat Mishra. IMAGE: A village inundated by flood water near......

Chennai floods, a wake-up call for Mumbai

Since the disastrous 2005 floods, that crippled the nation's business capital, little work has been done on disaster management and relief preparations. If ten years after the Mumbai floods, the......

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......

After Nepal quake, Delhi chalks out disaster management plan

After the devastating earthquake in Nepal, the Delhi government on Monday decided to conduct mock drills to check preparedness of the government agencies to deal with disasters and also chalked out......

CAG report blames railways for 2013 Kumbh Mela stampede

The lack of proper coordination and disaster management plan on the part of railways resulted in the stampede at Allahabad station during last year's Maha Kumbh Mela in which 37 persons were......

Chennai floods, a wake-up call for Mumbai

Some work has been done on disaster management after the 2005 floods but, it is woefully inadequate for the country’s business capital On June 20 this year, when Mumbai got 283 mm of rain in......

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......

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......

What's in a brand name?

Brands names are always critical, but -- as Ambi Parameswaran has discovered -- finding the right one for the Indian consumer requires something special. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com "What......

Armed with populist Budget, govt stares at restricted fiscal room

Government looking at cushioning slowdown due to demonetisation with sops and higher outlay for micro, small and medium enterprises, agriculture, and affordable housing. Ahead of what is expected......

Here's how much Shraddha, Anushka, Alia made in 2016

There's a marked difference in the standing order of the leading ladies in 2016 v/s the ones who topped the charts the year before. Deepika Padukone led the list in 2015 but did not have a......

Review: Ae Dil Hai Mushkil is an intense story of love

Ae Dil Hai Mushkil Is a film about tedha love -- crooked love, love that refuses to stay straight -- and about the unshared, pure potency of unrequited passion, says Raja Sen. Ae Dil Hai Mushkil......

Life in Manchester 'bit of a disaster', says Mourinho

'For me it's a bit of a disaster because I want sometimes to walk a little bit and I can't.' Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho said he has struggled to adapt to life in Manchester, labelling......

Ranieri sacked again, but now has a golden legacy

‘After all that Claudio Ranieri has done for Leicester City, to sack him now is inexplicable, unforgivable and gut-wrenchingly sad’ IMAGE: Claudio Ranieri. Photograph: Stu......

'God grabbed me and gave me a second chance'

Seat swap may have saved Chapecoense player's life in plane crash IMAGE: A video grab of Chapecoense full back Alan Ruschel gets discharged from hospital on Saturday. Photograph: Pie Sports......

Grieving Brazilian town receives bodies of soccer crash victims

IMAGE: Relatives of players of Brazil's Chapecoense soccer team cry before a ceremony mourning the victims at Arena Conda stadium in Chapeco, Brazil, on Friday. Photograph: Ricardo Moraes/Reuters......

Ranji round up: Captains Tiwary, Raina lead from the front

Manoj Tiwary and Sudip Chatterjee scored centuries to lead Bengal's spirited comeback against Mumbai, while Gujarat put themselves in line for full seven points after enforcing the follow-on......
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Fire in Narela industrial area kills one, rescue efforts on

32 fire tenders along with disaster management team are working to rescue people trapped inside. ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-delhi-fire-in-narela-industrial-area-kills-one-rescue-efforts-on-2367688
Delhi BJP

The party's Delhi unit chief Manoj Tiwari told a press conference that these MLAs were appointed as co-chairpersons of District Disaster Management... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-disqualify-11-aap-mlas-occupying-office-of-profit-delhi-bjp-2365412
Second scare for Australian airline in a week

A regional Australian airline jet made an emergency landing today after the pilot was forced to shut down an engine, barely a week after a... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/second-scare-for-australian-airline-in-a-week-117032300277_1.html
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ISRO is working on systems to forecast natural disasters that could be used as input by the states and disaster management agencies, the government... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/scitech/report-isro-working-on-systems-to-forecast-natural-disasters-govt-2364023
Centre approves reconstruction package for flood-ravaged Uttarakhand

The Government of India on Wednesday approved a medium and long-term reconstruction package following the Uttarakhand disaster in 2013.Specific... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ani/centre-approves-reconstruction-package-for-flood-ravaged-uttarakhand-117032201030_1.html

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