BSE, its clearing corp complete trading, operations from Disaster Recovery site for a week
All the operations were also performed from DR site without any hiccups, the BSE said.
Hong Kong Police say protesters out of control, dismiss curfew rumours
The Hong Kong government, in a short statement, also called the curfew...
India, US begin first tri-services exercise
The nine-day humanitarian assistance and disaster relief (HADR) exercise code-named 'Tiger Triump...
Rajasthan demands Rs 2645 Cr. relief fund from Centre for assistance
The Rajasthan Government has demanded Rs. 2645 crore from the Centre as assistance under National Disaster Relief Fund (NDRF) for the damage...
Cyclone Bulbul: Modi, Shah speak to Mamata, assure central help
The home minister said 10 teams of the National Disaster Response Force had been deployed in West Bengal and six teams in Odisha.Additional 18 teams of NDRF have been kept on standby, he added.
Sujith Wilson, the 3-yr-old boy trapped in abandoned borewell in Tamil Nadu dies
Sujith Wilson had fallen into the disused farm borewell while playing near his house in Nadukattupatti on Friday evening, and various central and state agencies were called in to rescue him. Sadly, the young boy could not be saved.
Parliamentary panel to examine administration and welfare of people in Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh
"The committee will examine administration, development and people's welfare in the Union Territories of: (i) Andaman & Nicobar Islands; (ii) Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh," according to the Lok Sabha bulletin.
72-hours on, rescue efforts for 3-year-old boy stuck in TN borewell hampered by rocky soil
A heavy, German-made drilling machine has been deployed to dig a parallel shaft to reach a 3-year-old boy stuck in an abandoned borewell at a depth of 88 feet for the last 72 hours, but rescue efforts were hampered by rocky soil and rain.
Congress says economic slowdown is 'man-made disaster'
Congress spokesperson Gaurav Vallabh said the economy is being run on emotions, false stories and gaudy explanations rather than on logic and facts.
Global warming is increasing number and severity of natural disasters: Modi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said India was one of the leading nations in the fight against climate change, though its contribution to greenhouse gas emissions was "very low". In his address at the 74th session of the UN General Assembly, Modi elaborated on the steps taken by his government to fight climate change.
292 cops martyred in India in the last one year
Paramilitary jawans dealing with cross-border terrorism and Naxalism have the highest number of casualties. Since Independence, over 35,000 police personnel have sacrificed their lives for the country till August this year.
Bihar Floods: Death toll mounts to 73, informs State Disaster Mgmt Secy
While speaking to ANI, Principal Secretary of Disaster Management Department of Bihar, Pratyaya Amrit said that 73 people have died in rain-...
Sri Lanka’s India ties hinge on Pakistan policy under Gotabaya
Pakistan was quick to congratulate Rajapaksa on his victory, like India, and expressed the hope that the new dispensation in Colombo would reverse some of the earlier decisions vis-à-vis Pakistan, according to people aware of the matter.
India looking at bringing together broad-based coalition for disaster resilient infra: Akbaruddin
Over 63 countries have been invited to speak at the Summit, which will demonstrate solutions by governments, the private sector and civil society to reduce emissions and build climate resilience and adaptation.
At G-7: India suggests pool of trained volunteers for natural disasters globally
In his meeting with the UN Secretary General here on Sunday, Modi, as part of his commitment against climatic patterns, suggested a pool of trained volunteers to help countries in case of natural disasters.
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