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Second NIDM/UN-SPIDER workshop in New Delhi

The second NIDM/UN-SPIDER workshop on ‘Space Technology Application in Disaster Management and Emergency Response’ took place at the National Institute of Disaster Management (NIDM), Ne

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Publishing Date: 
Tue, 05/04/2011 - 14:09
latitude: 
28.6353
longitude: 
77.225

Space Program Can Help Realise Sustainable Development

India's space program has a vital role in realising sustainable development, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Saturday, asking the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) to give priority to te

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Mon, 28/03/2011 - 16:38
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20.5937
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78.9629

Indian state approves geospatial Bill

The Delhi State Assembly approved

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Fri, 25/03/2011 - 10:36
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28.6353
longitude: 
77.225

ISRO To Launch Remote Sensing Resourcesat In February

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is getting ready to launch Resourcesat 2, a remote sensing earth observation satellite, by the end of February, officials said Monday.

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Tue, 08/02/2011 - 15:27
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20.5937
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78.9629

ISRO to provide satellite images of Sabarimala

THIRUVANATHAPURAM: The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will provide the satellite images of Sabarimala to the State Government for the infrastructure development of the area in a bid to p

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Wed, 19/01/2011 - 15:40
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28.6353
longitude: 
77.225

New U.S. - India 'Monsoon Agreement' to Improve Global Seasonal Climate Forecasts

President Obama and India’s Prime Minister Singh will enter into a new collaborative agreement between NOAA and the India Ministry of Earth Sciences that aims to improve India’s monsoon

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Tue, 18/01/2011 - 12:23
latitude: 
28.63
longitude: 
77.23

India catching up fast with latest technology to tackle disasters

One of the most critical technologies needed in every stage from assessment to recovery is remote sensing--gathering data about an object without physical contact.

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Thu, 09/12/2010 - 10:21
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19.0176
longitude: 
72.8562

Flood in India

At least 63 people have been killed from flooding and landslides in northern India. Authorities have evacuated about 5,000 people to safety from Uttarakhand state.

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Name: 
Flood in India
Region: 
India
Occurance Date: 
19/09/2010
latitude: 
30.0668
longitude: 
79.0193

ESCAP launches Asia-Pacific mechanism on drought monitoring and early warning

The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), launched in to service a Regional Cooperative Mechanism on Drought Monitoring and Early War

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Thu, 16/09/2010 - 16:26
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13.7234
longitude: 
100.476

ISRO Launches Gagan Satellite Navigation System

The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) has launched the GPS-supported Geo Augmented Navigation (Gagan) satellite navigation system to aid Indian air traffic, the organization announced Aug.

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Mon, 16/08/2010 - 15:29
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20.5937
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78.9629