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[ML16] Mains Revision & Answer Writing: Urban Floods, SENDAI Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction, Kigali Summit on HFC, India a Rejectionist Power

Prologue ML16/GSM1- Urban Flood: problem, remedies, Chennai Floods (2015) ML16/GSM3- SENDAI Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction (2015-30) ML16/GSM3: Pollution- Kigali Amendment, Rejectionist Power? Prologue Continuation of lecture series for Mains-2016 revision and answer writing. Only selected topics will be covered with full length discuss on [...]

[Mock Mains] Disaster Management Practice Questions for Public Administration paper 2

Most of these are worth 20 Marks each (i.e. 200 words). Sustainable management of natural resources is essential to provide livelihood and environmental security’. Discuss. Define Total Disaster Risk Management Approach and refer to its pertinence for Disaster Management Cycle. Highlight development perspective to [...]

Disaster Management: EarthQuakes

[Polity] 2nd ARC: Disaster Management (3rd Report) Gist of Chapter 1 to 3

This content is taken from 3rd report of 2nd Administrative reform Commission (Crisis  Management). The reports of 2nd ARC are important because they provide truckload of fodder-material in UPSC exam General Studies, Public Administration, Essay and interview. Crisis vs Disaster Disasters: why increasing? Disasters [...]


[Disaster] Cloudburst, Himalayan Tsunami in Uttarakhand, Dopper Weather Radar

What is cloudburst? Why Himalayan Tsunami is a man-made disaster? Can we Predict Cloudbursts? Doppler Weather Radar (DWR) Crisis Mapping Google Person Finder What is cloudburst? Extreme amount of precipitation in a short span of time. creates flash-flood conditions. Often accompanied by thunder and [...]


[Download] General Studies Paper3:(Economy, Agro, Disaster, Sci-Tech) of UPSC Civil Service Mains Exam 2013, topicwise separated

Prologue GS3 Question Paper: Topicwise Economy (60m) Agro and Food Processing (50m) Environment+Disaster 45m Sci-tech 45m Internal security (50m) GS3 Question Paper: Linear GS3: Original Scan / Hindi Medium Bogus marketing propaganda Prologue For UPSC Civil services Mains-2013 Question pears: GS1 click me; for [...]

Cyclone Hudhud

[Revision] GS3: Environment, Conservation, Disaster-Management: Cyclone Hudhud, Kashmir Floods, Clean India & Ganga

[Block-1] Disaster Management Disaster#1: Cyclone Hudhud Rescue operation: operation “Lehar” Suggestions/ Precautions/reforms Ain’t nothing called national calamity Benefits of Ham radio Social media in disaster Management Disater#2: Kashmir floods Mission Sahayata Suggestion/ precaution/ reforms [Block-2] Cleaning India and Ganga B1: Swachh Bharat / [...]