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Tuesday, September 21, 2021



Maharashtra Govt to seek Rs 1,629 cr from NDMA for relief works

September 17, 2021 1:30 am

While more than 215 lives were lost in the flood and landslides, 55 people were injured. As per initial estimates, damages worth over Rs 4,000 crore were sustained.

After SC direction to NDMA: Oppn seeks ‘actual’ Kerala Covid toll, govt says nothing to hide

July 02, 2021 7:31 am

The state government has been under fire from opposition parties and some public health experts for allegedly eliminating many Covid-19 deaths from the official list.

With industries set to reopen, NDMA issues workplace safety guidelines for factories to contain COVID-19 spread

May 10, 2020 9:18 am

The measures include 24-hour sanitisation of premises; temperature check of all employees twice daily; providing face shields, masks & PPEs; creating physical distancing by erecting barriers on work floors and dining facilities; and ensuring no sharing of tools, among others

Monsoon casualties: NDMA asks cities to provide information on number of deaths in June since 2010

July 19, 2019 1:35 pm

In a communication to the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC), the state government said the NDMA has sought information on casualties during the month of June.

Many vacancies in disaster panel, fill them: Opp tells govt

April 28, 2015 3:46 am

National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) remains headless with numerous vacancies.

Pakistan floods: death toll reaches 274

September 13, 2014 3:41 pm

The city of Multan has been saved after officials created several breaches in the protective embankments to divert the floods.

Besides Governors, chiefs of boards, panels too under pressure to quit

June 19, 2014 10:13 pm

The vice-chairman of the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA), M Shashidhar Reddy, and five of its members have already resigned.

NDMA vice chairman resigns after govt asks all seven members to quit

June 19, 2014 3:12 pm

NDMA Vice Chairman M Shashidhar Reddy has denied submitting his resignation despite an NDMA member confirming it.

Basit on Indo-Pak ties: Acche din aa rahe hain

June 17, 2014 11:42 pm

Last month, Pakistan’s Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, who was invited by Narendra Modi to attend his swearing-in ceremony, had discussed issues across the spectrum to further strengthen ties.

3 yrs on, NDRF yet to get a base in city

June 17, 2014 1:15 am

BMC offers an unused and dilapidated barrack in Borivali West.