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NATURAL DISASTER NEWS

Maharashtra: State invokes ‘force majeure’ to consider pandemic natural disaster, grant 6-month extension to contractors

July 30, 2020 2:09 am

The state Cabinet also discussed the issue of inflated electricity bills. “A decision to provide relief to the lakhs of the household consumers will be taken in the next Cabinet meeting,” Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar said.

Natural disasters in Bhubaneswar, Cuttack could cost Odisha one third of its Budget: World Bank study

October 10, 2015 7:47 pm

The report was submitted to the government late last month and due for discussion by state housing and urban development department and World Bank officials this week.

J&K CM Mufti Mohammad Sayeed approves first-ever state disaster management plan

July 31, 2015 10:16 pm

The chief minister exuded confidence that the new disaster management plan, prepared by Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) Mumbai

Govt widens relief net for crop loss, hikes compensation

April 09, 2015 2:19 am

The relief is subject to a cap of two hectares per farmer.

U’khand floods: ‘Rs 1,500 crore paid towards insurance claims’

November 07, 2013 2:50 am

Srinivasan said disaster risk management was a profit-making venture for the companies.

Philippines needs USD 46.8 million for quake victims: UN

October 25, 2013 2:38 pm

More than 300,000 residents of Bohol island require assistance for basic needs like water,food.

Raging Australian wildfires destroy homes,kills 1

October 18, 2013 11:06 am

Roads and schools in Worst-hit areas were closed and fire teams in search of survivors and victims.

SC notice to Centre,U'khand on relief work

September 14, 2013 1:38 am

The petition was filed by one Jai Prakash Bisht alleging that people,who lost their relatives,are not being compensated by the government.

Human activities increasing risk of calamities in Kedarnath: Study

April 09, 2014 12:58 pm

Rise in human activities around the area like pilgrimage and tourism will increase disaster risk.

Uttarakhand’s R500 crore request to prevent landslides pending since 2009

June 22, 2013 2:44 am

Since 2009 Uttarakhand has been asking for just a Rs 500 crore additional Central assistance