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British Parliamentarian leads national disaster awareness rally
Pakistan Observer

British Parliamentarian leads national disaster awareness rally

- Rawalpindi—The Punjab Emergency Service (Rescue 1122) commemorated the National Disaster Awareness Day to remember the Earthquake Disaster of 2005 in northern areas of Pakistan. In this regard Emergency Service Rescue 1122 Rawalpindi has ... Pakistan Observer, 20 hours ago
NDMA observes national disaster awareness day Pakistan Observer, 20 hours ago
Rescue 1122 marks national disaster day The Nation Pakistan, 1 day ago
International Business Times India

Mecca stampede update: Iran says death toll of Iranian nationals in Saudi hajj disaster rises to 464

Rescue workers after the stampede in Mina near Mecca on Thursday. Reuters File Iran has claimed that the number of Iranians killed in the Mecca stampede has risen to 464 -- nearly double of what was reported earlier. Till Wednesday, the number ...
 International Business Times India1 week ago Security boosted as death-marred hajj ends week ago Hajj stampede 'was beyond human control'  Eye Witness News1 week ago Iran's supreme leader blames Saudi Arabia for stampede  Asia Times Online1 week ago
International Business Times India

Assam: Boat capsizes in Kamrup; 15 trapped inside submerged vessel

A rescue operation led by National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) is underway in Goroimari area where the incident took place. [Representational Image] Reuters At least 15 people have been trapped inside a submerged boat after the vessel capsized ...
 International Business Times India1 week ago Bilaspur tunnel collapse: Two workers rescued after nine days  DNA India2 weeks ago Trapped workers rescued after 9 days  Gulf News2 weeks ago

Thailand declares Pattaya a disaster zone following flash floods

The Nation Rescue workers use an inflatable boat to take school children home from their flooded school in Rayong province. Thailand has declared Chon Buri, which includes the popular tourist resort of Pattaya, a disaster zone after it was hit by ...
 Sott.net2 weeks ago
New Indian Express

State Seeks Tools to Fight Disasters

BHUBANESWAR: With cyclone season of the year coming up, Odisha Government on Wednesday sounded national agencies about need for latest remote sensing models, digital data and gadgets for early warning and accurate prediction for management of floods ...
 New Indian Express1 week ago

South African rescue service says 10 fishermen dead in trawler disaster in rough seas

A South African rescue service says 10 fishermen died and three are missing after the crew of a fishing trawler abandoned their vessel in rough seas off the South African coast. The National Sea Rescue Institute said Monday that another eight ...
 DailyNews724.com1 week ago 10 fishermen dead in South African trawler tragedy  Washington Post1 week ago South African rescue service says...  LocalNews7.com1 week ago 10 dead in South African trawler tragedy  Sky News Australia1 week ago
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How did disaster happen?

Story highlights At least 13 nations confirm pilgrim deaths; Saudi Arabia says six of its civil defense workers injured The stampede took place in Mina, where worshippers symbolically throw rocks at the devil Some say timing, heat and pilgrims going ...
 CNN1 week ago How did it happen?  Social Dashboard1 week ago What caused stampede?  Social Dashboard2 weeks ago
The Japan News

Govt to use drones to help disaster rescue work

Jiji Press TOKYO (Jiji Press) —The Fire and Disaster Management Agency has developed a prototype drone for use in surveying areas hit by tsunami, landslide or other natural disasters to help relief operations. The unmanned aircraft will fly on ...
 The Japan News2 weeks ago Disaster agency develops drone for rescue efforts  Japan Times2 weeks ago
Christian Science Monitor

Solar network 'in a box' brings phone service to disaster zones

A small Rescue Base Station will allow people to call, send messages, and even browse the Internet for help when regular phone service is disrupted by a natural disaster. A flood victim speaks on a mobile phone as he lies on a bed beside a partially ...
 Christian Science Monitor2 weeks ago Pakistani invents solar mobile network for rescue in disasters  SAMAA TV2 weeks ago No phone signal in a disaster? Solar network 'in a box' to the rescue  AlertNet2 weeks ago Portable, solar-powered: Researchers develop prototype mobile network  The Express Tribune2 weeks ago
Sydney Morning Herald

Natural disasters: locals save more lives, says Red Cross before UN summit

More lives are saved and casualties rescued by local people than outsiders in disasters around the world, a new report says. The 2015 World Disasters Report by the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) found there ...
 Sydney Morning Herald2 weeks ago Best defence against deadly disasters revealed  Canberra Times2 weeks ago
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