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Five districts affected by flood in Assam

Jun 25, 2014

Five districts affected by flood in Assam

As per official report, Brahmaputra at Neematighat, while its tributaries Jia Bharali and Beki at Sonitpur and Barpeta respectively are flowing above the danger level. #NewsTracker #Assam #Brahmaputra #Floods #States #Beki #Jia Bharali
U'khand: Govt as unprepared for monsoon as it was before 2013 floods

Jun 16, 2014

U'khand: Govt as unprepared for monsoon as it was before 2013 floods

Despite the sanctioning of Rs 566 crores for the state irrigation department for the construction of flood protection embankments in Srinagar, only Rs six crore had been released by March 2014. #ThatsJustWrong #India #Uttarakhand #Floods #Flash Floods #Uttarakhand floods #Uttarakhand tragedy #Uttarakhand flash floods #Floods in Uttarakhand
Uttarakhand floods: A year on, victims see little hope in govt

Jun 16, 2014

Uttarakhand floods: A year on, victims see little hope in govt

The people of Uttarakhand do not find a lot of hope in the government as not much work has been done after the floods. #India #Uttarakhand #Floods #Flash Floods #Uttarakhand floods #Uttarakhand tragedy #Uttarakhand flash floods #Floods in Uttarakhand
Authorities recover 12 bodies a year after Uttarakhand floods

Jun 14, 2014

Authorities recover 12 bodies a year after Uttarakhand floods

Now, the total number of skeletal remains found and disposed of in the area this season has gone up to 21as combing operations resumed in search of bodies #NewsTracker #Uttarakhand #National Disaster Management Authority #Uttarakhand floods #Uttarkashi #Kedarnath Shrine #Mandakini

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Uttarakhand tragedy: Why the met dept's 'warnings' were ignored

Jun 30, 2013

Uttarakhand tragedy: Why the met dept's 'warnings' were ignored

The meteorological department's warnings were possibly ignored because they didn't hint at the intensity of the disaster they were faced with. #ConnectTheDots #India Meteorological Department #Uttarakhand floods #Uttarakhand tragedy #Met department's warnings
Uttarakhand tragedy: Why development couldn't save lives

Jun 30, 2013

Uttarakhand tragedy: Why development couldn't save lives

The reasonable risk involved in the growth of tourism and hydel industries is loss of hundreds lives of the local poor who are apparently benefiting from development. #India #ConnectTheDots #Uttarakhand #Vijay Bahuguna #Uttarakhand floods #Development projects #India development

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Uttarakhand tragedy: Why development couldn't save lives

Jul 10, 2014

Don't panic! Yes, Windows 7 is leaving mainstream support but it isn't being abandoned

Earlier this week, Microsoft reminded the world that it will stop providing "mainstream support" for Windows 7 ( and a slew of other products ) in January of 2015. Immediately, the Web was flooded in a wave of confused or downright fearmongering head...
Uttarakhand tragedy: Why development couldn't save lives

Jul 09, 2014

Chekkt launches, giving enterprise software buyers another Yelp-like marketplace

The explosive growth of public cloud services has generated a parallel problem: How can companies, especially small businesses and freelancers without the benefit of a dedicated procurement department, filter the flood of choices available for every ...
Uttarakhand tragedy: Why development couldn't save lives

Jul 09, 2014

Microsoft gives away nearly 300 free, tip-packed ebooks and resource guides

Get ready to drink deep from the fountain of knowledge. As he's done in years past, Microsoft senior sales excellence manager Eric Ligman has compiled a veritable flood of free Microsoft ebooks and other resources, offering up nearly 300 gratis guide...