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Rajnath announces medal for <strong>disaster</strong> response forces

Rajnath announces medal for disaster response forces

19 Nov 2014

New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday announced a "disaster response medal" for the forces involved in disaster management in India.

Rajnath Singh,   medal for disaster response forces,   disaster management,   Home Minister,   BJP,   security forces,  
We cannot force Centre to take quick decisions: SC to J-K government

We cannot force Centre to take quick decisions: SC to J-K government

18 Nov 2014

New Delhi: The Supreme Court made it clear to the Jammu and Kashmir government that it cannot force the Centre to take quick decisions on its demand for Rs 44,000 crore for relief and rehabilitation of flood victims.

H L Dattu,   A K Sikri,   Finance Ministry,   State Disaster Management Authority,   SDMA,   Jammu and Kashmir government ,  
Education sector in Uttarakhand showing declining trend: Rawat

Education sector in Uttarakhand showing declining trend: Rawat

10 Nov 2014

Dehradun: On the 14th anniversary of Uttarakhand's formation, Chief Minister Harish Rawat said while the state has achieved a lot in all these years, several sectors, including education, are showing a declining trend.

Harish Rawat,   Education sector in Uttarakhand ,   Uttrakhand,   Vijay Bahuguna,   Congress,  
Lever under scrutiny in Virgin spaceship <strong>disaster</strong>

Lever under scrutiny in Virgin spaceship disaster

04 Nov 2014

Los Angeles: A prematurely deployed slowing device could "well be" behind the Virgin Galactic spaceship crash, Virgin's boss Richard Branson said while hitting out at "hurtful" critics and "self-proclaimed experts."

Lever,   scrutiny,   Virgin spaceship,   spaceship disaster,   spaceship crash,  
Sound-tracing cockroach cyborgs to aid rescue efforts

Sound-tracing cockroach cyborgs to aid rescue efforts

07 Nov 2014

Washington: Researchers have developed cyborg cockroaches that pick up sounds with small microphones and the biobots may help rescue survivors in the aftermath of a disaster.

Researchers,   Cyborg cockroaches,   Microphones,   Biobots,   Rescue survivors,   Disaster,  
<strong>Disaster</strong> response robots to discern between humans and rubble

Disaster response robots to discern between humans and rubble

28 Oct 2014

Washington: Researchers have developed a new algorithm that allows robots to differentiate between humans and debris while carrying out search and rescue operations following a natural disaster.

Disaster,   robots,   rubble,   algorithm,   rescue operations,   natural disaster,  
State goverments should bear cancer treatment cost for poor: Qureshi

State goverments should bear cancer treatment cost for poor: Qureshi

18 Oct 2014

Dehradun: Calling for concerted efforts to check incidence of cancer, Uttarakhand Governor Aziz Qureshi has said governments should bear the expenses for treatment of poor affected by the dreaded disease.

Cancer patient,   Uttrakhand Governor,   Aziz Qureshi,   Cancer patient,   Cancer treatment,   Uttrakhand CM,   Harish Rawat ,  
Facebook unveils 'safety check' for <strong>disaster</strong> efforts

Facebook unveils 'safety check' for disaster efforts

17 Oct 2014

Washington: Facebook has unveiled a 'safety check' tool to allow users to alert friends and family about their status in emergencies, a system developed after the 2011 Japan earthquake and tsunami.

Facebook,   2011 Japan earthquake,   Social Networking sites,   Twitter,   facebook setting,  
Cyclone Nilofar: NDRF deploys 14 rescue teams in Gujarat

Cyclone Nilofar: NDRF deploys 14 rescue teams in Gujarat

29 Oct 2014

New Delhi: The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) has deployed 14 rescue and relief teams with boats and other flood rescue equipment as proactive measure to mitigate the situation during cyclonic storm Nilofar which is expected to hit the Gujarat coast on Friday.

National Disaster Response Force,   NDRF,   cyclonic storm Nilofar,   Gujarat coast,  
<strong>Disaster</strong> training-programme in Mizoram

Disaster training-programme in Mizoram

30 Sep 2014

Aizawl: Mizoram Disaster Management and Rehabilitation Minister C Ngunlianchunga on Tuesday inaugurated the two-week training of Young Mizo Association (YMA) volunteers on disaster response at the headquarters of the Fifth India Reserve battalion in Lungverh near Aizawl.

Mizoram Disaster Management and Rehabilitation Minister,   C Ngunlianchunga,   Young Mizo Association,   Fifth India Reserve battalion,   Lungverh,   Aizawl,  

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