Uttarakhand Disaster

Jul 09, 2015 at 13:49 | Source:
The MET department has predicted heavy rains and thundershowers to continue across the state for the next two days.
Nov 10, 2013 at 19:33 | Source: PTI
Heavy monsoon rains and landslides wreaked havoc in the hill states of Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh and flooded parts of Haryana on June 16 and 17, leaving close to 1,000 people dead. The disaster affected power generation at many hydel plants in Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh.
Oct 14, 2013 at 11:40 | Source:
Let's also remember Uttarakhand. And Muzaffarnagar, which happened just a month ago. Assam happened last year. Just as one swallow does not a summer make, one success does not constitute a turnaround in Indian governance and attitudes to disaster management, whether the disasters are man-made or the result of nature's pent-up fury.
Sep 26, 2013 at 09:09 | Source:
Infotech Enterprises today made a contribution of Rs 40 lakh towards the Chief Ministers relief fund. Mr BVR Mohan Reddy, Chairman and MD, Infotech Enterprises met Mr Kiran Kumar Reddys to present the cheque to aid the task of rebuilding and reconstruction in the disaster-struck state of Uttarakhand.
Sep 24, 2013 at 10:35 | Source:
More than three months after tragedy struck Uttarakhand, it is believed that the compensation cheques given by the state government have been dishonoured.
Aug 05, 2013 at 13:37 | Source: Forbes India
Climate change expert RK Pachauri tells Forbes India that the Himalayan states need afforestation and strict building norms
Jul 19, 2013 at 18:22 | Source: PTI
A bench headed by Justice A K Patnaik sought response from the Centre, the states and the Union Territory of Andaman & Nicobar Islands on a PIL alleging that governments have failed to implement in true spirit the act which was passed in 2005.
Jul 02, 2013 at 21:01 | Source: PTI
Rescue work in Uttarakhand has ended. 1.1 lakh people stranded by flash floods and landslides after monsoon rains pounded the hill state on June 15 were evacuated by thousands of personnel of the Army, IAF, Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) and National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), who braved all odds
Jul 01, 2013 at 18:06 | Source: PTI
"I have never seen a disaster of such a magnitude. It was terrible, much bigger than the Bhopal gas tragedy," Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shirvaj Singh Chouhan, who arrived at the airport along with 167 stranded pilgrims in a special plane, told reporters.
Jun 28, 2013 at 15:52 | Source: PTI
A Rs 195 crore-package was announced by the government today for reconstruction of the 'Char Dham' pilgrimage circuit, which was badly affected by the Uttarakhand rain disaster.

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Source:The Hindu BusinessLine - The Mahindra Foundation donated 19 Mahindra vehicles to the Uttarakhand Disaster Headquarters in Dehradun on Monday as part of its efforts to help rehabilitation efforts after the severe floods in June 2013, the company said in a release. The donated vehicles

3.29 PM Dec 31st 2013


people died of panic an accident!....what can a CM do? uttarakhand disaster? should manmohan resign? how about that

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Of course not or we would have coped up with uttarakhand disaster

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earlier this year, hydro electric projects were blamed. is the govt trying for more hydro projects or the uttarakhand disaster is to be forgotten as a one-off occurrence?

1.36 PM Oct 11th 2013


The Congress has to pay lakhs of rupees to gather a crowd at their public meetings. At least BJP says that the entry fees collected will go to the victims of Uttarakhand disaster

2.06 PM Jul 17th 2013


To comment on such an issue (raising funds for Uttarakhand disaster) shows the true value of Congress.

12.19 PM Jul 17th 2013


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increase in bandwidth of the networks are the reason. On an another development, news broadcasters gained handsomely during the recent Uttarakhand disasters. Both, the English and Hindi general news genres increased their weekly GRPs by about 50 per cent and 97.4 per cent, respectively, on the back

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shreemaan, all fingures are not equal. some of us, including me donated some money for the cause of uttarakhand disaster affected people. anyway, good thought from you same as your guidance/advice about mcx..god bless your. thanks..

3.16 PM Jun 28th 2013

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Source:Economic Times - DEHRADUN/NEW DELHI: The official number of the missing in the Uttarakhand disaster sharply rose from 350 to 3,000 on Thursday, intensifying fears that the death toll is likely to eventually be much higher than what was earlier estimated. Unofficial estimates place

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Uttarakhand: Why the case against dams is overblown After the Uttarakhand disaster, every NGO worth his or her jhola has got 15 minutes of fame on TV channels for telling their “I-told-you-so” stories. Predicting disasters about dams and floods is something in which you can never go wrong

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