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NDRF Conducts Community Awareness and Mock Drill at KIIT University

Priority is to rescue people stuck in J-K floods, says NDRF DG

Director General of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), O.P. Singh, on Monday said the priority of the forces is to evacuate the people stuck in the flood-hit areas of Jammu and Kashmir. "There have been some areas where water-logging has taken ... Sify, 10 minutes ago
Irish Times

Alps air crash disaster: Nations grapple with shocking loss of life

A search and rescue worker at the crash site of the Germanwings Airbus A320 that crashed in the French Alps, above the town of Seyne-les-Alpes, southeastern France. Photograph: EPA Lara Marlowe Topics: News World Angela Merkel Brice Robin Francois ...
 Irish Times4 days ago Pilot locked out of cockpit before French Alps crash  Malay Mail4 days ago Rescuers search for crash victims in French Alps  Rappler5 days ago One Black Box Found As Search Teams Probe Germanwings Wreckage  Malaysian Digest4 days ago

Onagawa mayor praises NDRF for rescue work in 2011 tsunami

Onagawa Mayor Yoshiaki Suda on Sunday praised the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) for its rescue work during the earthquake and subsequent tsunami that had struck the Japanese town in 2011. Referring to the NDRF as an 'empowering force', Suda conveyed ...
 Sify2 weeks ago
Gladstone Observer

Water bombing of Byfield bushfire, disaster group activated

THE RACQ Capricorn Helicopter Rescue Service helped fight the bushfire in Byfield National Park yesterday. Yesterday afternoon, the Livingstone Shire Local Disaster Management Group was activated in response to the current fire situation at ...
 Gladstone Observer1 week ago

Rescue and relief effort begins in cyclone-hit Vanuatu

VANUATU: Authorities and relief workers in Vanuatu are assessing the damage caused by one of the region's worst weather disasters. The true extent of the destruction from Cyclone Pam is not yet known. International disaster relief agencies ...
 Sri Lanka Daily News2 weeks ago Rescue workers reach cyclone-stricken islands  Breaking News.ie1 week ago Rescue Teams Battle to Reach Outer Vanuatu Islands Devastated by Cyclone  Insurance Journal1 week ago Rescue teams reach isolated Vanuatu islands  News241 week ago

Rlys to involve locals for disaster response

Following complaints of delay in rescue operations after train accidents, Indian Railways has begun an initiative to involve local people in disaster management to mobilise faster emergency assistance. The ministry would create disaster management communities ...
 Deccan Herald6 days ago

Pavana drowning: Bodies of 3 students brought out

PUNE: The bodies of three students who drowned on Sunday in the Pavana dam's reservoir were brought out by the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) on Monday morning. Four students from a private educational institute in Tathawade had entered ...
 Times of India6 days ago

Strengthen our disaster risk management

AT the recent third United Nations World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction in Sendai (Japan), Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin spoke on the need for Malaysia to reshape its disaster management agencies to be more robust and ... days ago Vital to enhance disaster risk management  New Straits Times5 days ago

100 NDRF personnel rushed to Kashmir; four teams on standby

The two National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) teams, comprising about 50 personnel each, were taken in an IAF plane from Bhatinda in Punjab to Srinagar. "We have pre-positioned two of our teams in the Kashmir Valley in order to combat any situation in the ...
 Jagran Post2 hours ago

NZ | New Zealand secures UN classification of search and rescue team after Exercise Kia Kaha

New Zealand has gained a United Nations classification of its national urban search and rescue team following a 36-hour exercise that ended in Palmerston North last week. In a decision released today, a panel of eight UN classifiers said the team ...
 Big Medicine2 weeks ago Saudi Search and Rescue Team to get world's top classification  Yahoo! Maktoob News3 days ago
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