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Chennai, Sep 3 (PTI) Flipkart co-founder Sachin Bansal has moved the Madras High Court challenging a show cause notice (SCN) dated July 1 this year issued by the Enforcement Directorate (ED), ...

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An abandoned vehicle is half-submerged in a ditch next to a near flooded highway as the outer bands of Hurricane Ida. (Photo credit: AP)

  • Ida has killed at least one person in the US so far
  • Louisiana and Mississippi declared public health emergencies on Monday
  • FEMA guidelines and alerts are considered life saving, the guidelines say

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  • Biden met via videoconference with FEMA Administrator Deanne Criswell on Saturday
  • Precautions were being taken to prevent the spread of COVID-19 at shelters
  • FEMA deployed 10 Incident Management Assistance Teams to support states

New Delhi, Aug 25 (PTI) The Enforcement Directorate on Wednesday said it has seized Rs 2.90 crore "unaccounted" cash, few mobile phones and computers after it raided certain human hair exporters ...

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US President Joe Biden addressed the country on Storm Henri on Sunday. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • Storm Henri made its landfall in Rhode Island on Sunday
  • Biden said FEMA had already prepositioned resources in the region
  • Emergency declaration was authorised in New York, Connecticut and Rhode Island

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Joe Biden addressed the country on Storm Henri (Photo credit: PTI)

  • Joe Biden authorized an emergency declaration for New York, Rhode Island and Connecticut
  • The storm was downgraded from a hurricane
  • Storm Henri made its landfall in Rhode Island on Sunday

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FEMA also created a Presidential Alert system. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@fema)

  • Emergency Alert System and Wireless Emergency Alerts were tested on Wednesday
  • The test was conducted around 2:20 pm ET
  • FEMA conducts such tests every two years