Overview of SAF
Activities
Regional Pages
Network
Members
Flood Data
Useful Links
Archives
Documents
Flood Events
Maps
Photo Gallery
News and Events


 Afghanistan
 Bangladesh
 Bhutan
 China
 India
 Myanmar
 Nepal
 Others
 Pakistan
Read More>> 

 

  you are here: HOME / RSS Details

RSS stands for "Really Simple Syndication" -- it's a xml based format for distributing and gathering content from sources across the Net including newspapers, magazines, blogs, links, and many others.

We can have more details on RSS Feeds in following sites

  1. http://reviews.cnet.com/4520-10088_7-5143460-1.html
  2. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RSS_(file_format)
  3. http://www.whatisrss.com/
  4. http://www.google.com/search?sourceid=navclient&ie=UTF-8&rls=ADBS,ADBS:2007-16,
    ADBS:en&q=%22about+rss%22

SOUTHASIANFLOODS is offering many information both countrywise and thematically in the RSS format .

Countries
Afghanistan  
Bangladesh  
Bhutan  
China  
India  
Myanmar  
Nepal  
Others  
Pakistan  
 
Regional Pages
Flood Events  
MAPS  
Disaster Profiles  
Stations  
Country Information  
Documents
Concept Papers  
Reports  
Papers  
Bibliography  
Brochures  
Situation Reports  
Articles  

Note* You may click on [XML ICON] to view RSS Source or [PHP ICON] to view PHP Source for incorporating content into your web.

What are the terms of use?
The feeds are provided free of charge for use by individuals and organizations for any purpose with or without our as well as authors prior permission.

The copyrights of the content is hold by its individual author or by SOUTHASIANFLOODS. This policy, however, does not affect your right to use our RSS Feed in accordance with the condition stated above.

We also reserve right to require you to cease using our feeds at any time for any reason without any compensation to you.

Simply speaking, we have given you rights to use Contents in our RSS Feed as your requirement but no copyrights and ownership to those contents has been transferred to you.

How can I use RSS?
Typical areas for using RSS include:

  • Using a program known as a News Aggregator [RSS Reader] to collect, update and display RSS feeds
  • Incorporating RSS feeds into web

News Aggregators (also called news readers) will download and display RSS feeds for you. A number of free and commercial News Aggregators are available for download. Popular news readers include AmphetaDesk, NetNewsWire, and Radio Userland.

Another way many people use RSS feeds is by incorporating content into web. This can be done with the help of any webserver based programming language. We have provided simple PHP Source for this.