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Over two million displaced in India due to <strong>natural</strong> <strong>disasters</strong> in 2013

Over two million displaced in India due to natural disasters in 2013

18 Sep 2014

United Nations: About 2.14 million people were displaced in India last year due to natural disasters, according to a United Nations-backed report which said the country was third after the Philippines and China to record the highest levels of displacement in 2013. The report 'Global Estimates 2014: people displaced by disasters' said 22 million people worldwide were displaced in 2013 by disasters sparked largely by earthquakes or climate, almost three times more than by conflict in the same year.

two million displaced,   India,   natural disasters,   UN report,   ,  
ONGC to begin oil production from Krishna Godavri block in 2019

ONGC to begin oil production from Krishna Godavri block in 2019

20 Sep 2014

New Delhi: State-owned ONGC's significant oil discovery in Bay of Bengal will begin production in 2019, with a peak output of 4.5 million tonnes a year, 20 percent more than previous estimates.

ONGC,   Bay of Bengal,   Krishna Godavari,   Natural Gas Corp,   Natural gas ,  
NHRC notice to <strong>Uttarakhand</strong> govt over dilapidated school buildings

NHRC notice to Uttarakhand govt over dilapidated school buildings

18 Sep 2014

New Delhi: National Human Rights Commission has issued a notice to the Uttarakhand government following reports of students being forced to wear helmets in classes due to dilapidated condition of school buildings.

NHRC,   notice,   Uttarakhand government,   Uttarakhand,   Dehradun,   helmets,   school,   school buildings,  
ONGC invests Rs 81,890 crore for raising output

ONGC invests Rs 81,890 crore for raising output

19 Sep 2014

New Delhi: India's largest oil and gas producer ONGC on Friday said that it has invested Rs 81,890 crore to expedite new discoveries and arrest natural decline that has set in its ageing fields.

ONGC,   Dinesh K Sarraf,   annual general meeting,   Oil and Natural Gas Corp,   Improved Oil Recovery,  
Richa has no time for 'Tamanchey' promotions

Richa has no time for 'Tamanchey' promotions

12 Sep 2014

Mumbai: Actress Richa Chadda, who has multiple movie projects lined up and a touring play ‘Trivial Disasters’ in her kitty, is feeling helpless because her packed schedule is not allowing her to promote ‘Tamanchey’.

Richa Chadda,   Trivial Disasters,   Tamanchey,   Sudhir Mishra,   Pyaas,   Devdas ,  
Harish Rawat favours small dams to solve drinking water problem

Harish Rawat favours small dams to solve drinking water problem

18 Sep 2014

Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat has directed the authorities to expedite irrigation and flood control projects on the banks of rivers in the state.

Uttarakhand,   Harish Rawat,   flood control projects,   small dams,   drinking water problem,  
Poor, migrant workers worst affected in flood-hit Jammu & Kashmir

Poor, migrant workers worst affected in flood-hit Jammu & Kashmir

17 Sep 2014

New Delhi/Srinagar: The worst flooding in Jammu and Kashmir in over a century has left the poor and migrant workers the worst hit as they are stranded with no shelter or food. More than 75,000 people were still in partly submerged homes in Srinagar.

Poor,   migrant workers,   flood-hit J-K,   Jammu & Kashmir,   J-K flood,   natural calamity,  
Construction plan for new Kedarpuri to be unveiled soon: Harish Rawat

Construction plan for new Kedarpuri to be unveiled soon: Harish Rawat

18 Sep 2014

Dehradun: An elaborate construction plan for a new township near Kedarnath will be rolled out soon keeping in mind safety of the famed Himalayan shrine as suggested by experts, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat said on Wednesday.

new township near Kedarnath,   Uttarakhand Chief Minister,   Harish Rawat,   Kedarpuri,   Geological Survey of India ,  
IAF Chief carries out aerial survey of flood-hit Jammu & Kashmir

IAF Chief carries out aerial survey of flood-hit Jammu & Kashmir

17 Sep 2014

Srinagar: Chief of Indian Air Force Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha on Tuesday visited the flooded-affected areas of Jammu and Kashmir and carried out an aerial survey of these areas. A defence statement issued here on Tuesday said, "The Chairman, Chiefs of staff committee (COSC) and Chief of the air staff (CAS) Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha visited the flood-affected areas of Jammu and Kashmir, today and carried out aerial recce of both north and south Kashmir."

IAF chief,   aerial survey,   flood-hit Kashmir,   JK flood,   flood,   natural calamity,  
J&K govt releases Rs 200 crore more to restore infrastructure

J&K govt releases Rs 200 crore more to restore infrastructure

17 Sep 2014

Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir government on Tuesday released Rs 100 crore each for the administrations in the Kashmir valley and the Jammu region for temporary restoration of infrastructure following the massive floods.

Kashmir,   Rs 200 crore,   restore infrastructure,   flood,   J-K flood,   natural calamity,   rescue operations,  

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