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Noting that relief and rehabilitation should be the topmost priority at this juncture, the resolution said the possibility of an outbreak of other diseases as a result of the calamity must also not be ignored.(REUTERS)

22 oppn parties call upon Centre to declare Cyclone Amphan as national calamity

By Press Trust of India| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi | New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 22, 2020 06:00 PM IST
The leaders of the 22 parties, who met through video-conferencing, passed a resolution in this regard and said relief and rehabilitation should be the topmost priority at this juncture.
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi with United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres after receiving UN's highest environmental honour 'Champions of The Earth Award' at a special ceremony, in New Delhi, Oct 3, 2018.(PTI/PIB)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi with United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres after receiving UN's highest environmental honour 'Champions of The Earth Award' at a special ceremony, in New Delhi, Oct 3, 2018.(PTI/PIB)

PM Modi dedicates UN’s Champions of Earth award to ‘invisible’ conservation heroes

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON OCT 03, 2018 11:13 PM IST
PM Modi has been recognised for his work in championing the International Solar Alliance, a global coalition of countries committed to harnessing solar energy.
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An aerial view of flooded areas of Kerala, on Monday.(PTI photo)
An aerial view of flooded areas of Kerala, on Monday.(PTI photo)

Centre declares Kerala floods a ‘calamity of severe nature’

By HT Correspondent | New Delhi, Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON AUG 20, 2018 08:49 PM IST
Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan has pegged the value of losses during Kerala floods at roughly Rs 19,200 crore — nearly a fifth of what the state spent the entire year in 2017-18.
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