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DISASTER PREPAREDNESS IN AGRICULTURE IN INDIA

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DISASTER PREPAREDNESS IN AGRICULTURE IN INDIA By Dr. Ashok Kumar Panigrahi Definition of Disaster The India National Disaster Management Act 2005 defines, ‚ÄúDisaster is a catastrophe, mishap, calamity or grave occurrence affecting an area, arising from natural or manmade causes, or by accident or negligence which results in substantial loss of life or human suffering …

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Creating a Disaster Survival Kit

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Creating a Disaster Survival Kit This Survival Kit will help a lot during natural disasters. FAMILY PREPAREDNESS Preparing for natural disaster with a Disaster Survival Kit, whether it’s a hurricane, tsunami, flood, or some other event can mean the difference between life and death. Taking the time to assemble a Disaster Survival Kit before a …

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Coal Mine Disaster List Man Made Disasters Causes and Effects Part 5

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The coal mine disaster list as part of our man made disasters list causes and effects part 5 could be very lengthy if we listed every one of them. Technologies have improved and regulations have improved somewhat over the years in the US and most other industrialized nation which have led to a reduced the …

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Challenger Explosion Space Shuttle Challenger Disaster 25th Anniversary

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Today marks the 25th anniversary of the Challenger Explosion, as the Space Shuttle Challenger Disaster took place just 73 seconds after it’s launch into space January 28, 1986 at 11:38 AM EST, from launch pad 39B, with 7 astronauts aboard, including New Hampshire teacher Christa McAuliffe, a High School teacher. This addition of the teacher …

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Tsunami in Indonesia Kills 154 Following 7.7 Earthquake as Mount Merapi Erupts

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A tsunami in Indonesia has killed at least 154 people on the remote Indonesian islands that were hit by the 10 foot wave following a 7.7 magnitude earthquake that struck Monday, and was only 13 miles beneath the floor of the ocean, followed by Mount Merapi erupting Tuesday. There have been reports of at least …

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