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Cyclonic storm brewing in Bay of Bengal likely to cause heavy rain, gusty wind in south Bengal
India

Cyclonic storm brewing in Bay of Bengal likely to cause heavy rain, gusty wind in south Bengal

Apprehending damage from the impending storm, the West Bengal government said it has decided to deploy two NDRF teams and two SDRF teams in the coastal areas

Cyclone Gulab: Landfall complete, cyclonic storm intensity unchanged; two dead, one missing in AP
India

Cyclone Gulab: Landfall complete, cyclonic storm intensity unchanged; two dead, one missing in AP

As per the IMD the system is now likely to move westward and weaken into deep depression

Depression leaves trail of destruction in Odisha; four dead, 20 lakh affected
India

Depression leaves trail of destruction in Odisha; four dead, 20 lakh affected

The state received an average 155.9 mm rainfall triggering floods in urban and rural areas

Odisha records highest rainfall in last 63 years; authorities issue flood alert
India

Odisha records highest rainfall in last 63 years; authorities issue flood alert

The weather office has issued 'Red' warning, predicting heavy to very heavy and extremely heavy rains, for Sambalpur, Deogarh, Angul, Sonepur and Bargarh

Low pressure over Bay of Bengal to turn into depression; IMD forcasts very heavy rain in seven Odisha districts
India

Low pressure over Bay of Bengal to turn into depression; IMD forcasts very heavy rain in seven Odisha districts

The IMD issued Red warning for Puri, Khurda, Cuttack, Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapada, Dhenkanal and Nayagarh districts

Why the fate of monsoon in India depends on favourable conditions from El Nino, Indian Ocean Dipole
India

Why the fate of monsoon in India depends on favourable conditions from El Nino, Indian Ocean Dipole

Monsoon update: The monsoon was seen as having covered all of Odisha, West Bengal, Jharkhand, Bihar, Jammu and Kashmir, etc. but slowed down since then

Explained: Why Bengal govt is whisking away thousands from their homes on two Sundarbans islands
India

Explained: Why Bengal govt is whisking away thousands from their homes on two Sundarbans islands

Residents of Ghoramara and Mousuni are being being moved to safety by the West Bengal government as tidal waters and rainfall pose grave risk to their lives

Cyclone Yaas makes landfall in Odisha's Bhadrak with 130-140 kmph wind speed; flooding in Bengal's coastal areas
India

Cyclone Yaas makes landfall in Odisha's Bhadrak with 130-140 kmph wind speed; flooding in Bengal's coastal areas

The landfall process begun at 9 am and will take three-four hours to complete. Maximum impact will be in Balasore and Bhadrak districts, said Odisha's Special Relief Commissioner

Cyclone Yaas: Low-pressure area on Bay of Bengal may develop into cyclonic storm; landfall on 26 May, says IMD
India

Cyclone Yaas: Low-pressure area on Bay of Bengal may develop into cyclonic storm; landfall on 26 May, says IMD

Fishermen in West Bengal have been advised against venturing into the sea for a few days from 23 May. Those who are out with trawlers have been requested to return to the shore in the next two days

Five Rohingya feared dead, thousands flee huge blaze at refugee camps in Bangladesh
World

Five Rohingya feared dead, thousands flee huge blaze at refugee camps in Bangladesh

The fire at Balukhali camp in Cox's Bazar district broke out in the late afternoon and spread quickly through at least four blocks

Amitav Ghosh on his book Jungle Nama, folk traditions: 'We have to find ways to make reading collaborative'
Arts & Culture

Amitav Ghosh on his book Jungle Nama, folk traditions: 'We have to find ways to make reading collaborative'

Through his new book Jungle Nama — written completely in verse, with artwork by Salman Toor — the writer wishes to uphold and celebrate folk traditions of storytelling by engaging with diverse mediums such as audiobooks, graphic novels and video-gaming.

Cyclone Burevi to make landfall in Sri Lanka later today; India issues red alert, bans fishing till Friday
World

Cyclone Burevi to make landfall in Sri Lanka later today; India issues red alert, bans fishing till Friday

The cyclonic storm will pack gusts of up to 100 kms an hour when it makes landfall late in Sri Lanka before moving west and hitting India around 24 hours later, forecasters said

Depression forms over Bay of Bengal, to intensify soon, says IMD; likely to cause rainfall over Tamil Nadu, Kerala
India

Depression forms over Bay of Bengal, to intensify soon, says IMD; likely to cause rainfall over Tamil Nadu, Kerala

In south Tamil Nadu and south Kerala, heavy to very heavy rainfall is likely at a few places and extremely heavy showers at isolated places on 3 December, as per the weather agency

Days after ‘very severe’ Cyclone Nivar wreaks havoc, Tamil Nadu now fears storm on 2 December
India

Days after ‘very severe’ Cyclone Nivar wreaks havoc, Tamil Nadu now fears storm on 2 December

The storm is likely to intensify into a deep depression during the next 24 hours and further into a cyclonic storm, following which it is expected to cross the Sri Lanka coast on 2 December, the IMD predicted

Cold weather prevails in north India; Tamil Nadu, Pondichery likely to receive more rainfall next week
India

Cold weather prevails in north India; Tamil Nadu, Pondichery likely to receive more rainfall next week

Delhi's air quality also improved to the "moderate" category due to favourable wind speed and is likely to get even better, according to the Centre's Air Quality Early Warning System

IMD says depression over Bay of Bengal moving away from West Bengal, heavy rains unlikely during Durga Puja
India

IMD says depression over Bay of Bengal moving away from West Bengal, heavy rains unlikely during Durga Puja

However, the IMD added that 'light to moderate' rain is likely in isolated pockets and cautioned fishermen against venturing into the sea on Friday

Indian, Sri Lankan navies begin Slinex 2020: Three-day exercise to highlight 'growing congruence' between two countries
India

Indian, Sri Lankan navies begin Slinex 2020: Three-day exercise to highlight 'growing congruence' between two countries

The Indian Navy will deploy anti-submarine warfare corvettes INS Kamorta and INS Kiltan as well as a sizeable number of advanced light helicopters, Chetak helicopter and Dornier maritime patrol aircraft

Heavy rainfall claims 47 lives in over three days in Maharashtra, flood situation remains grim in Karnataka
India

Heavy rainfall claims 47 lives in over three days in Maharashtra, flood situation remains grim in Karnataka

IMD also said that a low-pressure area brewing over the Bay of Bengal is likely to cause rainfall in Kolkata and other parts of West Bengal during the Durga Puja festival

31 dead in rain-related incidents in Telangana, Andhra, Maharashtra; heavy damage in Karnataka
India

31 dead in rain-related incidents in Telangana, Andhra, Maharashtra; heavy damage in Karnataka

While 15 people died in Hyderabad following incessant rainfall, 10 people were killed in rain-related incidents across Andhra Pradesh in the last 48 hours. In Maharashtra, six people died in a wall collapse triggered by heavy rains