Your browser does not support JavaScript or it may be disabled!
 India As It Happens
Rediff Labs will showcase innovative products that rediff is working on behind the scenes.
News   |   Images
Get Realtime News
on your webpage

About 34 results for "national crisis management committee"

Amphan weakens as Odisha, Bengal brace for cyclone
Economic Times

Amphan weakens as Odisha, Bengal brace for cyclone

The National Crisis Management Committee, headed by Cabinet Secretary Rajiv Gauba, met with the states twice on Tuesday to reassess the preparedness for the cyclone, whose wind speeds reached up to 245 km/hour at maximum intensity on Tuesday morning. By ... Economic Times, 5 days ago

4 images for national crisis management committee

Times of India, 2 weeks ago
Times of India, 5 days ago
Times of India, 6 days ago
Times of India, 3 months ago

Where's plan to handle COVID-19 crisis: Cong asks govt

The Congress on Saturday urged the government to formulate a national plan for handling the coronavirus crisis under the Disaster Management Act. Senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal said at a press conference via video-conferencing that it was time for the government to rethink the lockdown measures as the country cannot have the "lockdown of people and lockout of the economy". "You cannot have a lockdown of people, and a lockout of the economy. That is not the way to formulate policy. We are ...
 Rediff.com4 weeks ago

COVID-19 crisis: How YMCA helps the economically weak

'It is only natural that in such a national crisis, we should lend a helping hand to the less privileged members of our communities.' IMAGE: Children wait to be served food at a relief centre run by the YMCA. Photograph: Kind courtesy National Council of YMCAs of India   Various YMCAs across India have so far distributed more than 100,000 food packets to those economically affected by the coronavirus. Members, staff and volunteers at YMCAs across the country have provided food, household ...
 Rediff.com4 weeks ago

Decision to bring back stranded Indians after reviewing situation: Govt

Over 20,400 foreign nationals have been evacuated from India amid the coronavirus crisis and any decision on bringing Indians from abroad will be taken at a later stage after reviewing the situation, the government said on Friday. CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC: Full Coverage   It also maintained that there is no community transmission in the country so far. A study by apex medical research body Indian Council of Medical Research found that 40 people out of a total of 104 coronavirus patients with ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Amid spike in Covid cases, India boosts health infrastructure  Rediff.com1 month ago

'When you test and identify, your ability to enforce quarantine is much better'

'Kerala is probably the only state, where (with regard to) the clinical management and the overall protocols, we have an infectious disease team heading the whole containment plan.' IMAGE: Medical staff in protective suits dispose waste as they exit a coronavirus isolated ward at the Kochi Medical College. Photograph: A S Satheesh/ANI Photo Dr Anup R Warrier, consultant for infectious diseases at the Aster Medcity Hospital, Kochi, is a virus conqueror. He has already confronted COVID-19 twice ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

The coming vegetable crisis

There have been several instances of traders dumping fruits and vegetables outside mandis.Or of farmers dumping produce outside their villages or feeding them to their animals.Somesh Jha, Rajesh Bhayani and Sanjeeb Mukherjee report. IMAGE: People buy vegetables hours before the national lockdown on the midnight of March 24-25, 2020, in New Delhi. Photograph: Anushree Fadnavis/Reuters   Ram Bhool grows spinach on his farm in Bakhtawarpur outside Delhi. Every day he reaches Azadpur Mandi, ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

IOC reviewing Games scenarios, cancellation not among them: Bach

IMAGE: Thomas Bach, president of the International Olympic Committee gives a speech. Photograph: Robert Hradil/Getty Images The International Olympic Committee is considering various scenarios for the Tokyo Games amid the coronavirus pandemic but cancellation is not one of them, IOC President Thomas Bach has told the New York Times. Organisers of the world's biggest multi-sports event have repeatedly said the Games would start on July 24 as scheduled, even as the rapid spread of the flu-like ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

Vardhan takes charge as WHO Executive Board chairman

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan took charge as the chairman of the WHO Executive Board on Friday and asserted that a worldwide crisis like the COVID-19 pandemic has underscored the need for strengthening global partnerships to re-energise investment in global public health.   IMAGE: Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan during the 147th session of World Health Organisation (WHO) Executive Board meeting via video conferencing, in New Delhi, on Friday. Photograph: Ravi Choudhary/PTI Photo ...
 Rediff.com2 days ago
Economic Times

For the world, Covid is a matter of life & debt

LONDON: Enormous doses of stimulus spending are offering relief from coronavirus damage but their lifelong legacy of debt could seed future crises by hobbling economic growth and worsening poverty, especially in developing countries.Central banks and ...
 Economic Times1 week ago

'I was stunned by Mamata's response'

'Does it mean that till the COVID-19 fight is over, the governor should be non-functional, in sleep mode, and fiddling in the Raj Bhavan while the state is burning?' IMAGE: West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar greets West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. Photograph: Shyamal Maitra / ANI Photo.   The Trinamool Congress government has mostly been at odds with Jagdeep Dhankhar, West Bengal's governor, since he assumed charge nine months ago. "While the entire nation was fighting ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago
Prev | Next
Personalize your Realtimeclose [x]
Add content to your personalized tab - My News
Add upto 6 topics of your interest:
for eg.2g Scam , World
Personalize the tabs display. ( You can add or remove the tabs )
AlertsGet updates on latest news & your favourite topics right in your inbox.Set an Alert|Manage your Alerts


Realtime News

on your Webpage

Add Widget >Get your members hooked!
Get updated on latest news & your favorite topics right in your inbox!
Happening by Location Click on any location on map to view latest news by location
More     Less