Friday, September 22, 2023



WB to provide USD 1.78 bn to earthquake-hit Turkey for relief and recovery efforts

NEW DELHI, FEBRUARY 10: The World Bank has announced providing USD 1.78 billion in assistance to Turkey to help with relief and recovery efforts after devastating earthquakes in Turkey and neighbouring Syria. The death toll following the earthquakes that hit Turkey and Syria on Monday has risen to 21,051, CNN reported citing authorities. At least 78,124 people in Syria and Turkey were injured after the quakes, CNN cited the figures from the Turkish Government, the White Helmets and Syrian state media. The World Bank in a press release said that...
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Mizoram church to donate money for flood relief in Assam’s Silchar

Aizawl, June 27: The Presbyterian Church of Mizoram on Monday decided to donate Rs 8 lakh for relief operations in flood-hit Assam's Cachar district. At a meeting, the flood situation in Assam was discussed and it was unanimously decided to provide assistance of Rs 8 lakh for the flood-affected people of Silchar town and its nearby areas in Cachar district, Rev Vanlalnghaka Ralte, the moderator of Synod, said. "We have decided to give Rs 8 lakh for the flood victims in Silchar town and nearby villages as a humanitarian gesture...
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