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International Charter activated for floods in India

The International Charter: Space and Major Disasters was activated by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on 29 June

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Mon, 02/07/2012 - 08:16
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25.6291
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89.8887

Publication: Ecosystem Approach to Disaster Risk Reduction

The National Institute of Disaster Management (NIDM) of India published the e-book "Ecosystem Approach to Disaster Risk Reduction",

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Wed, 23/05/2012 - 10:30

India successfully launches Radar Imaging Satellite

On 26 April 2012, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) successfully launched their first indigenously built all-weather Radar Imaging Satellite, RISAT-1.

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Wed, 02/05/2012 - 08:41

UN-SPIDER inaugurates international training course in India

On 9 April 2012 UN-SPIDER inaugurated the international training course “Space technology applications in Disaster Risk Reduction” organised at the Centre for Space Science Technology E

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Tue, 17/04/2012 - 08:38
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30.3165
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78.0322

UN-SPIDER supports space applications workshop in India

UN-SPIDER and National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) of India jointly supported a training workshop on "Space technology applications in disaster management and emergency response"

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Fri, 13/04/2012 - 17:26
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28.6353
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77.225

ISRO sets ball rolling for Indian ‘GPS' / navigation system

The first of India's own little regional positioning satellites to better the US military-owned GPS may be put up in sky this year.

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Fri, 24/02/2012 - 16:05
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12.9716
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77.5946

Use space technology for food security: Former ISRO chief

India must embark on a “new evergreen revolution” with the extensive use of appropriate bio- and space technology inputs to ensure food security for all and enable the country to compet

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Tue, 21/02/2012 - 16:46
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20.5937
longitude: 
78.9629

Disaster Management Guidelines for Information and Communication System released

National Disaster Management Guidelines for Information and Communication System (NDMICS) prepared by National Disaster Management authority (NDMA) were released in New Delhi today.

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Tue, 21/02/2012 - 16:34
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28.6353
longitude: 
77.225

Satellite data plus conservation equals better crop yields

[NEW DELHI] Combining remote sensing technology with water and soil conservation techniques can help raise crop yields in South Asia, scientists have reported.

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Wed, 05/10/2011 - 11:04
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28.6353
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77.225

Dust and Pollution Rise Before the Monsoon

In the days and weeks before the monsoon, heat builds over India.

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Wed, 24/08/2011 - 17:10
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32.1024
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77.5619