Last Updated: Thursday, November 21, 2013, 17:21
With the cyclone Phailin resultant rains and subsequent heavy downpour owing to low pressure causing two spells of flood in the state, Odisha government decided to strengthen the flood forecasting and monitoring system.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 26, 2013, 20:06
With Odisha being frequently hit by natural disasters like flood and cyclone, the state government today decided to turn the cyclone and flood shelters into social hubs.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 09, 2013, 22:11
The Centre has proposed to construct 140 cyclone shelters in the coastal districts of Andhra Pradesh and another 155 in Odisha, a member of National Disaster Management Authority said.
Last Updated: Monday, January 07, 2013, 19:40
Delhi BJP alleged a scam to the tune of Rs 20 crore in Urban Shelter Improvement Board and demanded a probe into the construction of night shelters.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 03, 2013, 20:15
Delhi government said it has made functional 150 night shelters for the city`s pavement dwellers.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 02, 2013, 21:43
Delhi HC came to the rescue of the homeless and asked the city govt not to remove till April the temporary night shelters built near railways tracks.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 02, 2013, 13:44
In a novel initiative, the Andhra Pradesh government has decided to hand over the newly constructed Multi-Purpose Cyclone Shelters (MPCS) to local communities to ensure better management and maintenance.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 02, 2013, 13:19
The Andhra Pradesh govt has decided to hand over the newly constructed Multi-Purpose Cyclone Shelters to local communities to ensure better management.
Last Updated: Sunday, July 01, 2012, 10:18
Bombay High Court has asked the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation and NGOs to give wide publicity about availability of such shelter homes.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 27, 2012, 15:39
East Godvari district Collector Neetu Prasad today said Rs 75 lakhs have been allocated to repair the cyclone and flood shelters in the district
Last Updated: Thursday, May 10, 2012, 22:32
94 minors, mostly girls, have been rescued from shelter homes in Haryana`s Rohtak district run by an NGO, where some of the inmates were allegedly sexually abused.
Last Updated: Friday, March 02, 2012, 00:12
Officials have been beefing up bomb shelters in recent months at a time of rising tensions with Iran.
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