The Government of India has announced compensation of Rs. 2 lakh each, to families of those who lost their lives in yesterday’s earthquake across parts of India.
Summary:Two of the most destructive forces of nature – earthquakes and tsunamis – might actually be more of a threat than current estimates according … [ Read more ]
The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) will conduct two mock exercises on earthquake preparedness in this week covering all districts of Uttarakhand. The exercises, … [ Read more ]
The Indian Tsunami Early Warning Centre (ITEWC) established at Indian National Centre for Ocean Information Sciences, (INCOIS – ESSO) Hyderabad, autonomous body under Ministry … [ Read more ]
Summary:The devastating earthquake that struck North Sumatra and the Andaman and Nicobar Islands on Boxing Day in 2004 caused a tsunami that inundated coastal … [ Read more ]