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What does NEWS stand for?

NEWS stands for National Early Warning System (Sri Lanka)

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The new sea level stations and the national early warning system will serve to strengthen the Indian Ocean Tsunami Warning and Mitigation System (IOTWS) by providing a much more complete coverage of the North Western Indian Ocean including Oman Sea.
Summary: Abu Dhabi - The Ministry of Environment and Water is joining hands with local and international partners to develop a national early warning system on food and fodder to ensure food safety, a senior official has disclosed.
The centre has a special wing, the National Early Warning System for tsunami and storm surges linked to17 broadband seismic stations for real time earthquake detection and 320 international stations, which enable it to locate its occurrence within five to ten minutes.
The initiative includes measures to improve and modernize food inspection and manufacturing procedures; increase research into foodborne pathogens; create a national early warning system to detect and respond to foodborne outbreaks; and strengthen coordination among federal, state and local food safety agencies.