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#ThrowbackToday: It's time to really panic because the glaciers are melting and how!

In today's #TBT, we attempt to shed light on an environmental disaster that is happening faster than we expected — the melting of the glaciers. Like the one in Montana, USA. Urgent attention needed! 

Published on 10th May 2021
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A 13 KL Oxygen plant relocated to Kozhikode Medical College to accommodate increasing COVID cases

The 13KL plant from the PK Steel Complex was re-located to the Medical College compound. This was following the order of the District Collector under the Disaster Management Act

Published on 10th May 2021
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Adolescents likely to get ZyCoV-D COVID vaccine after a month, say health experts

Recently, a committee of experts under the National Institute of Disaster Management (NIDM) warned of the third COVID-19 wave that could peak around October

Published on 23rd August 2021
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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
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Bihar schoolbus with 38 kids submerged in water pit caused by cyclone Gulab, but locals manage to save every single one

The villagers said the bus was completely submerged in the water and everything could have turned into a major disaster

Published on 1st October 2021
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Cannot ignore performance of students from other boards: DU VC Yogesh Singh admits that current admission system has issues

Singh said that DU would open for practicals for all batches very soon. However, he said that for theory classes there was a problem as the disaster management Act allows only 50 per cent capacity

Published on 27th November 2021
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China's new generation meteorological satellite to be used for environment and disaster monitoring

The new satellite will further strengthen China's observation and response capability of small and medium scale disaster events and provide information security services for a range of sectors

Published on 3rd June 2021
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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
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Disaster Management will be taught as a compulsory subject in colleges of Odisha to prepare everyone for challenges posed by cyclones

The cabinet had said everyone in the state should be well prepared to face the challenges posed by disasters, such as frequent cyclones and also the COVID pandemic

Published on 24th July 2021
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Documenting the Deluge: Here's why this teacher from Kerala wrote a book on the 2018 floods  

The lack of information during previous such disasters in Kerala bothered Balan, who decided to write a book rooted in policy and facts in order to guide future attempts at flood management

Published on 29th November 2021
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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
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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
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Free vaccine to everyone including those above 18 years in Chandigarh

According to the State Disaster Management Authority (SDMA), the night curfew will continue from 6 pm to 5 am every day along with a complete weekend curfew

Published on 4th May 2021
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Gandhi with Gen Z: Why this 26-year-old from Bengaluru is besotted with Gandhi's vision of Sarvodaya

Dilip C S is currently pursuing PhD in Disaster Management and he claims that it was Gandhian values that influenced him to choose his career path

Published on 2nd October 2021
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Garud commandos, advanced helicopter work to save students stuck in raging Tamil Nadu fire

According to an official, this is not the right time to go trekking in the Theni forest-division since the area is prone to fires during this season

Published on 12th March 2018

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