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NDRF to set up specialised teams to tackle disasters
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NDRF mulling to set up specialised teams to tackle disasters

Vijayawada: National Disaster Response Force is contemplating to set up specialised multi skilled teams to meet the challenges arising out of various disasters, a top official said on Tuesday. In addition to the existing teams to mitigate the ..., 1 week ago

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NDRF demo at River Krishna

National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) organised a mock demonstration on ways to rescue people drowning in River Krishna in the presence of its Director General O.P. Singh at Seethanagaram in Guntur District on Tuesday. The Hindu photographer V.
 The Hindu1 week ago NDRF will get all help: Rajnath  Prokerala1 month ago Prez lauds NDRF rescuers for 'high degree of competence  Business Standard1 month ago NDRF to get all-terrain vehicles soon  DNA1 month ago

MoHA devises plan to form national-level rescue teams

KATHMANDU: The Ministry of Home Affairs, the focal point of disaster management in Nepal, has devised an action plan to form a national-level search and rescue team in the Nepali Army, Nepal Police and Armed Police Force, and to fully equip the security ...
 Himalayan times2 months ago

South West NEMA records 8,046 disasters in two months

By Emmanuel Udom Senior Correspondent, Lagos The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has rescued over 8,000 disaster victims mostly from fire and windstorm disasters in Lagos, Ogun and Oyo States in the first two months of the 2015. ...
 Nigeria Daily Independent4 days ago
Maritime Global News

General Dynamics-built Rescue 21 Achieves 'Safety of Life at Sea' Declaration from U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Sea Area A1 comprises more than 215,000 square nautical miles including the nation's eastern, western and Gulf coastlines (excluding Alaska "Rescue 21 is the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's first national public safety network that has ...
 Pettinga Financial Advisors2 days ago Rescue 21 Achieves 'SOLAS' Declaration from DHS  Maritime Global News2 days ago Seeking combat rescue officers  Waypoint AirMed and Rescue Magazine18 hours ago GD-Built Rescue 21 Achieves 'Safety of Life at Sea' Declaration from US DHS  ASD News2 days ago

Lack of amenities hits NDRF hard

Comment · print · T T T+· T- National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) personnel searching in the Krishna river, as part of a mock operation, at Seethanagaram village in Guntur district.- Photo: V. Raju National Disaster Response Force ...
 The Hindu3 days ago NDRF Plans Two More Battalions  New Indian Express1 week ago
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69 dead after Bangladesh ferry sinks after collision

Rescuers mission at the scene of ferry disaster/AFP Bangladesh, Feb 23 The death toll in a ferry accident in central Bangladesh soared to 69 on Monday, after more bodies were recovered from the overcrowded boat which sank within minutes of ...
 CapitalFM Kenya1 week ago Death toll rises after Bangladesh ferry disaster  RTE Online1 week ago Death toll at least 70 after ferry accident in Bangladesh  Canadian Underwriter1 week ago Death toll soars as Bangladesh ferry towed to shore  ONE News1 week ago

Nature forged the national soul

Icelanders have been battling the forces of nature ever since they first settled here. We have seen natural disasters take many forms over the centuries, not least volcanic eruptions. This constant struggle has shaped the national soul when faced ...
 MBL.is3 days ago Slip Sliding Away  National Audobon Society2 days ago Bokomi Involves Community  Fiji Sun6 days ago Dedicated agency to manage natural disasters days ago

Death toll rises to at least 65 in Bangladesh ferry disaster

Updated: 2015-02-23 13:12 (Agencies) Rescue workers recover the body of a child after a ferry capsized in the Padma river near Manikganj, Bangladesh, February 22,2015. [Photo/IC] DHAKA, Bangladesh- The death toll from a weekend ferry ...
 CHINAdaily1 week ago

Photos: Drones for good - from disaster rescue to replanting the world's forests

Drones increasingly play a role in modern warfare, with the US military planning to spend about $2bn on the unmanned aircraft this year. To highlight that drones have uses beyond killing, the world's first Drones for Good competition was held in ...
 Tech Republic2 weeks ago Philippines places emphasis on drones search and rescue, not military, capabilities  Business World2 weeks ago Drones For Good: Projects From Around the World on How Drones Can Help Us  Forbes.com6 days ago
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