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Not just governors: Modi govt asks NCW, NDMA members to resign too
Politics

Not just governors: Modi govt asks NCW, NDMA members to resign too

The latest reports coming in have stated that the government has asked the National Commission for Women Mamata Sharma and SC/ST Commission PL Punia to step down from their respective posts.

Pak to take initiatives to boost bilateral trade with India
Politics

Pak to take initiatives to boost bilateral trade with India

Pakistan would grant India the status of Non-Discriminatory Market Access (NDMA) to facilitate enhanced bilateral trade, Commerce Minister Khurram Dastigir Khan has said.

Modi-Sharif meeting: Trade to be discussed, Kashmir dodged
Politics

Modi-Sharif meeting: Trade to be discussed, Kashmir dodged

Trade related issues such as grant of NDMA to Indian products are expected to figure in the bilateral meeting of Narendra Modi and Nawaz Sharif.

Liberalised trade deal only after Lok Sabha polls, Pakistan tells India
World

Liberalised trade deal only after Lok Sabha polls, Pakistan tells India

India has agreed to provide a level playing field to Pakistani traders and will give tariff concession on various products

India, Pak look to boost trade with market access programme
Economy

India, Pak look to boost trade with market access programme

The bilateral trade between the countries stood at USD 2.60 billion in 2012-13.<br /><br />

Rajiv Gandhi assassination case: Court reserves orders on convict's plea
India

Rajiv Gandhi assassination case: Court reserves orders on convict's plea

A TADA court on Thursday reserved its order on a petition of AG Perarivalan, the death row convict in Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, seeking direction to CBI to probe "left out" areas of the case under supervision and monitoring of the court.

After cyclone Phailin, SDRF teams to be set up in all Andhra districts
India

After cyclone Phailin, SDRF teams to be set up in all Andhra districts

In the wake of Cyclone Phailin, the Andhra Pradesh government is trying to set up a State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) to ensure speedy deployment of rescue teams to tackle natural and man-made calamities.

Response to cyclone Phailin very encouraging, says PM
India

Response to cyclone Phailin very encouraging, says PM

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday praised the tackling of Cyclone Phailin by the Odisha and Andhra Pradesh governments and disaster management agencies but said there were "important lessons to be learnt" from the Uttarakhand rain-flood tragedy that left hundreds dead and many missing.

Cyclone Phailin: More than 300 experts being hired to restore power
India

Cyclone Phailin: More than 300 experts being hired to restore power

Vice-chairman of National Disaster Management Authority M Shashidhar Reddy said the 300 electrical experts are being arranged and being deployed immediately in cyclone affected areas in Odisha where there is no power since the cyclone Phailin hit on Saturday.

NDMA study on crowd management to avoid stampede
India

NDMA study on crowd management to avoid stampede

A study commissioned by the NDMA on crowd management at places of mass gathering has suggested generic safety, security and fire guidelines to avoid stampede and human casualties.

MP temple stampede: NDMA should also handle overcrowding
India

MP temple stampede: NDMA should also handle overcrowding

It’s almost certain that every big temple festival in India will have some casualties because of over crowding and poor crowd-management.

First warning about cyclone Phailin came from a Bombay IIT professor
India

First warning about cyclone Phailin came from a Bombay IIT professor

Five days before cyclone Phailin hit the Indian coast, professor Kapil Gupta alerted the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) about it.

Cyclone wind-speed reduced to 90-100 km/hour in Gopalpur: NDMA
India

Cyclone wind-speed reduced to 90-100 km/hour in Gopalpur: NDMA

The intensity of Cyclone Phailin today reduced significantly to 90-100 kilometres per hour at Odisha's Gopalpur where the cyclone hit at a speed of over 200 kmph last night.

Phailin: Mobile connection restored in Gopalpur, says NDMA
India

Phailin: Mobile connection restored in Gopalpur, says NDMA

Speaking to CNN-IBN, he said, "In Ganjam and Gopalpur landfall has taken place. Mobile connection was lost but has been restored sometime back. NDRF team has moved out st 6.30 and are moving towards affected areas."

5.25 lakh evacuated from Odisha, AP coastline, says Home Secy
India

5.25 lakh evacuated from Odisha, AP coastline, says Home Secy

Their focus primarily on avoiding any loss of human life, authorities have evacuated more than 5.25 lakh people from the coastal areas of Odisha and Andhra Pradesh with cyclone 'Phailin' set to hit the eastern coastline.

We are well prepared for Cyclone Phailin: NDRF, NDMA
India

We are well prepared for Cyclone Phailin: NDRF, NDMA

NDMA, NDRF and Met department authorities have said that India is well prepared to handle the storm with evacuations and rescue teams in place.

Mumbai rains live: Services on railways' Harbour line restored partially
Mumbai

Mumbai rains live: Services on railways' Harbour line restored partially

There is no respite in sight for Mumbaikars who are already wading to work and suffering long traffic jams and delayed trains. Track this post for live updates on the rains in Mumbai.

Uttarakhand: SC demands update on rescue ops from NDMA
India

Uttarakhand: SC demands update on rescue ops from NDMA

The Supreme Court today asked the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) to apprise it within two weeks about the status of rescue operations in rain-ravaged Uttarakhand.

States have to be proactive about disaster management: NDMA
India

States have to be proactive about disaster management: NDMA

The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) today asked states to be more proactive on disaster management and appoint full-time chiefs for disaster management authorities

Uttarakhand floods: Over 11,000 people still feared missing, says NDMA
India

Uttarakhand floods: Over 11,000 people still feared missing, says NDMA

According to the NDMA's recent data, rains and floods had affected 4,200 villages in Uttarakhand besides damaging 2,397 houses and 194 bridges.