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

SC raps 'ostrich-like' attitude of states in drought handling

Directs Centre to constitute a national disaster response force within the next six months Sanjeeb Mukherjee & PTI | New Delhi May 12, 2016 Last Updated at 00:28 IST In a strong indictment of Centre and states' handling of the drought situation, the Supreme ... Business Standard, 1 month ago
'The drought is a policy induced disaster', 1 month ago

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Disaster response teams to be pre-deployed in vulnerable areas

Disaster response forces of the Centre and those from the states today decided to pre-deploy their forces in areas vulnerable to impact of monsoon rains and floods in the next few months. The decision was taken during an annual conference here ...
 Business Standard2 months ago Cyclone Roanu exposed Sri Lankan disaster response gaps  SciDev.net1 week ago

Home Secy Mehrishi asks states to strengthen their SDRFs

Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi has asked states to strengthen their disaster response forces, SDRFs to save lives and property in times of disaster.Inaugurating the annual conference of state relief commissioners in New Delhi today, Mr Mehrishi also asked the ...
 News on Air1 month ago
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National Disaster Response Force practises rescue operation in India

(Xinhua) -- The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) personnel practise rescue operation during a drill for earthquake response in Agartala, a city of high seismic risk, capital of Indian northeastern state of Tripura, June 16, 2016.
 Xinhua News Agency1 week ago Soon, NDRF unit in Nurpur  Chandigarh Tribune1 week ago 'Uttarakhand forest fires to be doused in 2 days'  Rediff.com1 month ago IAF copters, NDRF battle fires raging in Uttarakhand  Asian Age1 month ago
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New York Army, Air Guard members hone disaster, terrorist attack response skills

NEW YORK STATE PREPAREDNESS TRAINING CENTER, ORISKANY, N.Y.-- More than 700 New York National Guard Airmen and Soldiers tested their ability to respond to a major terrorist attack or disaster during an intense five-day exercise here June 12-18. ...
 DVIDS1 week ago

Sri Lanka: JVP calls for state of emergency in response to flood disaster

The Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP), a Sri Lankan opposition party, has urged the government to impose a state of emergency, ostensibly to deal with the recent flood and landslide disaster. The draconian emergency laws, which give wide powers to ...
 World Socialist Web Site1 week ago

State of Emergency declared at Dene Tha' First Nation as flooding forces people from their homes

The water came quickly, says Dene Tha' Chief Joe Pastion More than 100 people have been forced to leave their homes in Dene Tha' First Nation after several days of heavy rain led to flooding and a declaration that the community is in a state of ...
 CBC2 days ago Flооding fоrces mоre than 100 peоple frоm their hоmes at Dene Tha First Natiоn  NewspaperPost2 days ago Flooding forces more than a hundred people from their homes at Dene Tha' First Nation  CBC2 days ago

Iraqis flee combat in Fallujah, only to find another nightmare

By , HABBANIYAH, Iraq — Families fleeing the combat in the Iraqi city of Fallujah have been forced to sleep in the open desert for almost a week, with aid agencies warning that people are at risk of dying as supplies of tents and water run ...
 Washington Post3 days ago Iraqi aid agencies overwhelmed as thousands flee Fallujah  MaltaToday6 days ago Iraqis flee Fallujah, only to find another nightmare  MSN UK3 days ago

The State Department's Collective Madness

Over the past several decades, the U.S. State Department has deteriorated from a reasonably professional home for diplomacy and realism into a den of armchair warriors possessed of imperial delusions, a dangerous phenomenon underscored by the recent ...
 Common Dreams1 week ago The US State Department's Obsessive Collective Hegemony Disorder  Before It's News1 week ago Syria memo shakes up Washington but unlikely to shift policy  Equilibrio Informativo1 week ago THE STATE DEPARTMENTS COLLECTIVE MADNESS  EnvironmentGuru.com4 days ago

Entire country needs to be trained in combating disasters: NDRF

With disasters like earthquake, floods and structure collapses occurring frequently in India, the national calamity response force, National Disaster Response Force feels it is time that citizens are "trained" in combating both man-made and natural catastrophes. The view has also been endorsed by a recently published IIT Delhi case study on the working of the force. For the first time, the elite technology institution has worked on and prepared an analytical report on the response mechanism and ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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