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CSIR-NGRI launches ES group to develop landslide and flood early warning system for Himalayan region

Hyderabad, Oct 3 (UNI) The CSIR-National Geophysical Research Institute (CSIR-NGRI) has launched an ‘Environmental Seismology’ (ES) group which is making efforts to develop a landslide and flood early warning system for the Himalayan region based on real time monitoring.

A release here said, landslides, rockslides and flooding events are a cause of major concern having claimed thousands of lives. Ironically there still doesn’t exit a clear mechanism for early warning and mitigation of these hazards.
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Priyank Kharge hits back at Anurag Thakur's  claims

Priyank Kharge hits back at Anurag Thakur's claims

17 Apr 2024 | 7:00 PM

Bengaluru, April 17 (UNI) In a heated exchange of words, Priyank Kharge, a senior Congress leader and Karnataka minister, responded to Union Minister Anurag Thakur's recent assertion that the BJP is contesting for 400 seats, contrasting it with Congress's battle for just 40 seats in the upcoming Lok Sabha election.

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IIT-M launches Intl Master’s Program on Water Security & Global Change

17 Apr 2024 | 6:51 PM

Chennai, Apr 17 (UNI) The Indian Institute of Technology-Madras (IIT-M) on Wednesday partnered with two German universities - RWTH Aachen (RWTH), and TU Dresden (TUD) - to launch a new Joint Master’s Program (JMP) on ‘Water Security and Global Change’, in association with AIT, Bangkok, and UNU-FLORES.

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Smuggled Wildlife Species seized, two arrested

17 Apr 2024 | 6:44 PM

Chennai, Apr 17 (UNI) Officials of the Customs Air Intelligence Unit (AIU) seized more than 500 Wildlife species from a passenger, who arrived from Bangkok and arrested two people, including
a cop, at the Anna International airport here.

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CPI(M) hand in glove with BJP in Kerala: Satheeshan

17 Apr 2024 | 6:27 PM

Kannur, Apr 17 (UNI) Opposition leader in Kerala Legislative Assembly V D Satheeshan on Wednesday said that Chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan has been constantly criticising the Congress party and its leader Rahul Gandhi without saying anything against Prime minister Narendra Modi and the Sangh Parivar, for the last one month.

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LS polls: Rahul announces 'Pehli Naukri Pakki' scheme in Mandya

LS polls: Rahul announces 'Pehli Naukri Pakki' scheme in Mandya

17 Apr 2024 | 5:15 PM

Mandya (Karnataka), April 17 (UNI) Congress MP Rahul Gandhi addressed a public meeting in Mandya on Wednesday, unveiling the Congress party's new initiative aimed at tackling youth unemployment. During his speech, he announced the launch of a new scheme named 'Pehali Naukari Pakki', which translates to 'First Job Guaranteed'.

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