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Odisha floods: 294 villages still marooned

Odisha floods: 294 villages still marooned

12 Aug 2014

Bhubaneswar: More than 3.3 million people in 294 villages in Odisha remain marooned even after flood water began to recede and all the rivers were flowing below the danger level, officials said on Tuesday.

Floods,   Odisha floods,   natural calamity,   flood water,   cyclone,   shelters,  
Framework for <strong>Disaster</strong> Management in West Bengal weak: CAG

Framework for Disaster Management in West Bengal weak: CAG

11 Jul 2014

Kolkata: The institutional framework for disaster management in West Bengal is weak because of deficient functioning of the State Disaster Management Authority, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has noted.

Disaster Management in Bengal,   State Disaster Management Authority,   Comptroller and Auditor General,   ,  
ONGC to speed up development of <strong>natural</strong> gas discoveries at KG block

ONGC to speed up development of natural gas discoveries at KG block

22 Jul 2014

New Delhi: State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) will fast-track development of natural gas discoveries in its Krishna Godavari basin block with first gas planned no later than April 1, 2018.

Oil and Natural Gas Corp,   ONGC,   Krishna Godavari basin block,   Reliance Industries,   Gujarat State Petroleum Corp,  
Rajasthan block: Cairn gets green clearance for gas, oil output

Rajasthan block: Cairn gets green clearance for gas, oil output

21 Aug 2014

New Delhi: Energy major Cairn India has received environment clearance to produce natural gas, as well as raise crude oil production from its Rajasthan block by 50 percent to 300,000 barrels per day.

Cairn India,   green clearance,   Rajasthan block,   ONGC,   Barmer,   Jalore,   natural gas,   Ministry of Environment and Forests,  
Flood-like situation in Jaipur; Army called to rescue people

Flood-like situation in Jaipur; Army called to rescue people

11 Aug 2014

Jaipur: Army was called to rescue people in Jaipur's sub-urban areas where torrential rains created flood-like situation with Kot-Khabda recording the maximum rainfall of 32cms during last 24 hours, an official said.

Flood,   Jaipur,   rescue people,   sub-urban areas,   rainfall,   natural calamity,  
 Nitish's native place, 13 districts of Bihar affected by flood

Nitish's native place, 13 districts of Bihar affected by flood

18 Aug 2014

Patna: Four more districts including Belchi in Nalanda, the ancestral village of ex-Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, were under the grip of flood which has affected 5.8 lakh people in 13 districts of Bihar, officials said on Monday.

Bihar flood,   Districts flooded,   Evacuation,   Jitan Ram Manjhi,   Anjani Kumar Singh,   Disaster Management Department,   NDRF,  
SC notice over home secretary seeking Governor's resignation

SC notice over home secretary seeking Governor's resignation

21 Aug 2014

New Delhi: The Supreme Court Thursday issued notice to the central government on a petition filed by Uttarakhand Governor Aziz Qureshi challenging the union home secretary's asking him to resign in the wake of the BJP coming to power at the Centre.

Supreme Court,   central government,   Uttarakhand Governor Aziz Qureshi,   BJP,  
Thirteen tourists found alive, two still missing after Indonesia ship sinks

Thirteen tourists found alive, two still missing after Indonesia ship sinks

18 Aug 2014

Jakarta: Bad weather was hampering a desperate search on Monday for two foreign tourists still missing after a boat travelling between two Indonesian islands sank at the weekend, although 13 more people had been plucked from the water alive, officials said.

Jakarta,   bad weather,   foreign tourists,   Indonesian Islands,  Indonesian officials,   Komodo Island,   boat disaster,  
Floods: 12 NDRF teams deployed in Bihar, 4 in Uttar Pradesh

Floods: 12 NDRF teams deployed in Bihar, 4 in Uttar Pradesh

18 Aug 2014

New Delhi: As many as 12 teams of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) have been deployed in Bihar and four in Uttar Pradesh for rescue and relief operations in flood affected areas of the two states.

Flood alert,   Bihar flood,   Utter Pradesh flood,   National Disaster Response Force,   Home Ministry,   Over flowing Rapti,  
Centre to extend full cooperation to Uttar Pradesh in tackling floods

Centre to extend full cooperation to Uttar Pradesh in tackling floods

17 Aug 2014

Lucknow: With a "high flood situation" warning issued in Uttar Pradesh after water level in Rapti River rose above danger level, Union Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday said the Centre would extend full cooperation to the state in tackling floods.

high flood situation,   Uttar Pradesh,   Rapti River,   Rajnath,   National Disaster Response Force,  

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