NASA and Homeland Security testing radar for tracking disaster victims

NASA along with the US Department of Homeland Security are reportedly working together on developing a first-of-its-kind portable radar device to trace disaster struck victims.

China: 855 million disaster victims helped by govt

Around 855 million people affected by natural disasters in China have received assistance from the government over the last decade.

U’khand increases land compensation to disaster victims

With a series of disasters striking Uttarakhand in the recent past, the government on Tuesday announced a substantial hike in land compensation to victims.

Japan disaster victims face mental health risks

The Cabinet Office decided to include a separate section on psychological needs of disaster victims.

Gillard breaks down while paying tribute to disaster victims

Australian Prime Minister Julia
Gillard Tuesday made an emotional speech while paying tribute to the victims of the Queensland floods on the floor of the Parliament.