• Search results for Disaster
Image Title
PSLV_Launch_PTI

Satellite set for Mar 28 launch will help India keep an eye on borders near real-time 

The satellite that will provide it near real-time images of its borders and also enable quick monitoring of natural disasters

Published on 8th March 2021
download

Varanasi students develop glacier flood sensor alarm which can alert people during any natural disaster

Three students of Ashoka Institute of Technology and Management have developed a glacier flood alarm sensor which will alert the people before any natural disaster

Published on 25th February 2021
Basic_Life_Support_Training-CPR_03

This organisation has been helping school children be prepared for disasters. Check out how they've been doing this 

The Foundation for Development Action has been working for decades to make the children of Kerala safer from natural and man-made disasters. We find out out more about 

Published on 20th January 2021
AP20231081139836

IIIT Hyderabad, National Disaster Management Authority develop 'RVS Primer' to estimate damage during earthquake

While disaster management has hitherto followed a relief-centric approach, the RVS Primer will assist in a more mitigation- and preparedness-centric approach

Published on 16th October 2020
Kovalam-beach-ECR-chennai-3

These IIT Madras researchers are working to 'wave' potable water from the ocean in disaster-hit coastal regions

The objective was to design a wave energy-based desalination system to provide post-disaster drinking water supply to coastal areas

Published on 7th October 2020
i

Four shoolmates go missing together in Pettimudi landslide, parents swept away

On Thursday, the four were together in embracing disaster as well, as a landslide struck their settlement in Pettimudi

Published on 11th August 2020
Third-pic1

Court asks Centre to re-examine decision to shift NIT to Sumari to ensure safety of students

A PIL has raised objection to the selection of the site, saying Sumari is vulnerable to natural disasters like landslides and earthquakes and will not be fit for a permanent NIT campus

Published on 28th July 2020
20200610036L

IIT Bombay’s North East Collective faces attacks, trolling for organising relief to Assam gas leak victims

The NEC members have been intimidated by right-wing groups, when they were carrying out relief work among the survivors of the Baghjan disaster, the IIT Bombay for Justice team said

Published on 23rd June 2020
Solapur_migrants-_PTI_1

Ensure no migrant resorts to walking to reach their destination: Centre to States

The MHA had on May 1 and May 5 also issued such SOPs which are conferred under the Disaster Management Act allowing movement of persons by train

Published on 19th May 2020
Delhi_Migrant_Workers_EPS

Over 5 million people internally displaced in India in 2019, says UN report

The report said that natural disasters resulted in more new displacements than conflict and violence. Almost 10 million new displacements in 2019 were recorded in East Asia and the Pacific

Published on 5th May 2020
Thomas_Issac

After the High Court's stay, Kerala govt brings out new Ordinance to enforce salary cut

Soon after the weekly cabinet meeting, State Finance Minister Thomas Issac told the media that the government has decided to come out with Disaster and Public Emergency Special Provisions Act

Published on 29th April 2020
Schoollife_Nepal

Nepal health centres, schools await reconstruction five years after quake

Five years after the deadly disaster, Nepal's government is still struggling to ensure funds for the reconstruction projects

Published on 25th April 2020
corona_660_290320085852

Will burn your books if you don't pay up: Delhi landlords threaten students to pay rent for Lockdown period

The central government has also issued an order under the Disaster Management Act that has asked landlords to stop demanding rent 

Published on 18th April 2020
32581538420201505817

Spitting in public now an offence under the Disaster Management Act: MHA

The directives shall be implemented by district magistrates through fines and penal action given under the Disaster Management Act, 2005

Published on 15th April 2020
Climate

Melbourne University reserachers find risk of armed conflict higher after climate-related disasters

According to the researchers from the University of Melbourne, the risk for armed conflict is higher after a climate-related disaster

Published on 5th April 2020

Search results 1 - 15 of 255