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Assam water resources dept faces ire of rights panel

Assam water resources department is the nodal department for taking flood-control measures through construction of various flood and erosion control structures in the state including river bank......

House votes to sue Obama over healthcare law

The United States House of Representatives has voted to sue President Barack Obama for overstepping his authority in making unilateral changes to the Affordable Care Act, also known as......

All about Modi's PMO

Who are the men the prime minister relies on to execute his impressive agenda? Sheela Bhatt/Rediff.com finds out. As expected, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has selected his office staff on the......

Power tariff subsidy, other AAP govt initiatives to stay

Lt Governor Najeeb Jung, who is now administering Delhi after President's rule was imposed, on Tuesday made it clear that none of the decisions and initiatives taken by the Aam Aadmi Party......

Starting Kudankulam: When deception triumphs

India’s nuclear establishment is continuing its march of folly at the expense of safety in the false belief that atomic power is the energy of the future. It’s not. Nuclear power is in......

Rate hike still a risk if monsoon disappoints

India's new, growth-seeking government and the inflation-focused RBI appear to have joined ranks to bolster the economy, but relations could face a big test should El Nino send food prices sharply......

Can you trust the IMD's weather forecast?

Given IMD's past record on forecasts, the latest one could also go wrong, says Surinder Sud. Can you trust India Meteorological Department's (IMD's) forecast that the country will get a rainfall of......

Entire text of finance minister's Budget Speech

Budget 2010-11 provided considerable relief to income tax payers by raising the slabs at two levels but hiked the central excise duty on non-petroleum products across the board from 8 to 10 per......

Tea: Extend concessional duty

India is the second largest producer of Tea in the world next to China; and fourth major tea exporter besides Kenya, Sri Lanka and China. While China produces much of Green Tea, India is the......

Are there more IPCC goof-ups on climate change?

Whether it is the blunder over the glaciers or the linking of natural disasters to global warming, the IPCC's credibility has been badly hit. If this encourages laxity over global warming, that......

  People speak for flood control department

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Ramesh Agarwal
Q. JAI SHRI RAM IN LAST 7 YRS ASSAM GOVT/UNION GOVT SPEND TEN THOUSAN CR RUPEES IN CONTROLLING FLOOD WITHOUT ANY RESULT WHERE ALL MONEY HAS GONE?
Ramesh Agarwal:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/jai-shri-ram-in-last-7-yrs-assam-govtunion-govt-spend-ten-th/25999151/answers/

Ramesh Agarwal
Q. If we talk about stones ,Why dimonds are so costly among them ?
Ramesh Agarwal:  A. When we want quality natural diamonds..they r expensive Gemstones. logic states tho that a Diamond is only compressed carbon....right?Well...the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/if-we-talk-about-stones-why-dimonds-are-so-costly-among-them/25999151/answers/16440849

vilas manohar deshpande
Q. CBI has not been able to book anyone in cases related to politicians and bureaucrats past many years. Its\' reliability is in question. It favours the rich and scounderals.Should CBI be dissolved for inefficiency ?
Vilas Manohar Deshpande:  A. Why blame CBI alone? Every agency of the Govt works in the same fashion. After all, there is no Department in the Govt of India or the State Govt...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/cbi-has-not-been-able-to-book-anyone-in-cases-related-to-pol/16440746/answers/16304697

prabhat kumar kumar
Q. Inflation has come down but cost of most of the essential commodities increased. How?
Prabhat Kumar Kumar:  A. In the states on the western region of India, there are heavy rains leading even to floods e.g. Gujarat whereas in the eastern region, the rain...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/inflation-has-come-down-but-cost-of-most-of-the-essential-co/16287854/answers/15245837

Mahadevan Subramaniapillai
Q. Mumbai was hit by heavy rains/flooding yday & our Met experts came out of their slumber to announce that these down pour will continue for another 48 hours in the city.\To their dismay, rains took a break fm yday afternoon & we can see sun shine today. Yr comments on Met Dept pls..??\Cocktail Raj
Mahadevan Subramaniapillai:  A. Yaar aap iss department walo ki nokari kha kar rahoge. Met deptt sirf satellite per depend karta hai, woh bechare ooperwale ko kaise control...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/mumbai-was-hit-by-heavy-rainsflooding-yday-amp-our-met-exper/15245792/answers/9572747

  Web results for Flood Control Department
Sham reviews public service delivery system, dev works

JAMMU, July 31: Minister for PHE, Irrigation and Flood Control Sham Lal Sharma chaired a meeting of district level officers here today to review... ...

http://www.kashmirtimes.com/newsdet.aspx?q=35015
Khadakwasla dam water released; PMC staff put on alert to tackle any flood situation

Summary A wall collapsed in Budhwar Peth and many roads got waterlogged, as drains were choked by waste. Following heavy rain in the city... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/pune/khadakwasla-dam-water-released-pmc-staff-put-on-alert-to-tackle-any-flood-situation/
Is Disaster Management Authority unprepared to handle disasters?

If a one-word exclamation could sum up the state government's attitude to disasters and their management, it would have to be Oops! Also read:... ...

http://www.mid-day.com/articles/is-disaster-management-authority-unprepared-to-handle-disasters/15496155
Attorney General Holder Announces Plans for Federal Law Enforcement Personnel to Begin Carrying Naloxone

Holder Cautions Congress to Preserve Immediate Suspension Orders (ISOs) That Help DEA Shut Down Rogue Drug Distributors In a new memorandum... ...

http://www.pressreleasepoint.com/attorney-general-holder-announces-plans-federal-law-enforcement-personnel-begin-carrying-naloxone
BMC, transport authorities set up internal hotline for emergencies

With rain continuing to lash the island city on Thursday, an emergency team constituting various transport agencies have discussed plans, as... ...

http://www.mid-day.com/articles/bmc-transport-authorities-set-up-internal-hotline-for-emergencies/15496195

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