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Record cyclone year for Arabian Sea sees another deep depression intensify into Cyclone Pawan; 2nd low pressure area may weaken
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Record cyclone year for Arabian Sea sees another deep depression intensify into Cyclone Pawan; 2nd low pressure area may weaken

According to various weather monitoring channels, two deep depressions are brewing in the Arabian Sea and while the first has already concentrated into Cyclone Pawan, the second may just weaken before taking the shape of a cyclonic storm.

After Cyclone Fani, women in a migrant fishing community start resilience fund
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After Cyclone Fani, women in a migrant fishing community start resilience fund

Women in a migrant fishing community in Odisha have created a resilience fund to shield themselves from disasters in the aftermath of cyclone Fani. Mapping resilience of women-led households and learning from their behaviour can provide insights to prepare better for the future.

Bangladesh on alert as Cyclone Bulbul approaches Bay of Bengal; Khulna region, home to Sundarbans, likely to be worst hit
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Bangladesh on alert as Cyclone Bulbul approaches Bay of Bengal; Khulna region, home to Sundarbans, likely to be worst hit

Authorities in Bangladesh put more than 50,000 volunteers on standby and readied about 5000 shelters as a strong cyclone in the Bay of Bengal is expected to hit the low-lying nation's vast southwestern and southern coast on Saturday evening

Cyclone Bulbul triggers rain in Odisha; IMD issues 'yellow alert' in Puri, Kendrapara, Jagatsinghpur, Bhadrak for next 24 hours
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Cyclone Bulbul triggers rain in Odisha; IMD issues 'yellow alert' in Puri, Kendrapara, Jagatsinghpur, Bhadrak for next 24 hours

IMD has issued 'yellow warning' (be aware) in Puri, Kendrapara Jagatsinghpur and Bhadrak districts over the next 24 hours and for Saturday, it has issued an 'orange warning' (be prepared) in Balasore, Bhadrak, Kendrapara and Jagatsinghpur districts

Cyclone Maha to cause rainfall in Maharashtra, Goa before making landfall in Gujarat tomorrow; system likely to weaken to 'storm'
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Cyclone Maha to cause rainfall in Maharashtra, Goa before making landfall in Gujarat tomorrow; system likely to weaken to 'storm'

Severe cyclonic storm 'Maha' is expected to make landfall on the Gujarat coast near the Union Territory of Diu on Thursday, which will result in rainfall in parts of Maharashtra and Goa over the next two days.

Cyclone Maha: Several districts of Gujarat, Maharashtra to receive rain for next two days, predicts IMD; advises fishermen not to venture into sea
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Cyclone Maha: Several districts of Gujarat, Maharashtra to receive rain for next two days, predicts IMD; advises fishermen not to venture into sea

Apart from these areas, some isolated places over Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Kerala and Mahe are also likely to receive heavy rainfall on Tuesday

IMD lifts red alert for Kerala, but warns of downpour in coastal Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu; no respite from Karnataka floods yet, says Skymet
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IMD lifts red alert for Kerala, but warns of downpour in coastal Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu; no respite from Karnataka floods yet, says Skymet

Meanwhile, 'Orange Alert' warnings have been issued for Idukki and 'Yellow alert' for Pathanamthitta, Malappuram, Kozhikode and Wayanad districts in Kerala

Reliance Industries says on track to produce gas from newer fields by mid-2020;
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Reliance Industries says on track to produce gas from newer fields by mid-2020;

Reliance Industries and its partner BP Plc of the UK had in June 2017 announced an investment of Rs 40,000 crore in three sets of discoveries to reverse the flagging production in KG-D6 block

IMD predicts heavy rainfall over Karnataka, Tamil Nadu; isolated places over Chhattisgarh, Maharashtra to witness downpour through Sunday
India

IMD predicts heavy rainfall over Karnataka, Tamil Nadu; isolated places over Chhattisgarh, Maharashtra to witness downpour through Sunday

The thunderstorm accompanied by lightning is very likely over Madhya Pradesh, Vidarbha and Chhattisgarh

Rakhine rebels abduct 31 after storming Myanmar bus; colonel says insurgents mistook citizens for armed forces
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Rakhine rebels abduct 31 after storming Myanmar bus; colonel says insurgents mistook citizens for armed forces

'We are still following them', Colonel Win Zaw Oo said, adding that the insurgents may have mistaken the firemen for members of the armed forces

IMD predicts heavy rainfall over isolated places in Bihar, West Bengal, Sikkim; squally weather to prevail over Gujarat coast
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IMD predicts heavy rainfall over isolated places in Bihar, West Bengal, Sikkim; squally weather to prevail over Gujarat coast

Squally weather likely to prevail over the Gujarat coast and adjoining northeast Arabian Sea, southwest Bay of Bengal

Bihar, Himachal Pradesh and Gujarat to receive heavy rains, predicts IMD; strong winds likely over north Bay of Bengal
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Bihar, Himachal Pradesh and Gujarat to receive heavy rains, predicts IMD; strong winds likely over north Bay of Bengal

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Saturday said that isolated places over Bihar, Himachal Pradesh and Gujarat are likely to receive heavy rainfall

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar says India open to talk about terrorism with Pakistan in 'civilised' manner
India

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar says India open to talk about terrorism with Pakistan in 'civilised' manner

S Jaishankar on Friday said that India is open to talk about the issue of terrorism with Pakistan provided that it is done in a 'civilised' manner.

IMD predicts heavy rainfall for Vidarbha, Madhya Maharashtra and Odisha today; thunderstorms, squall likely over Andaman and Nicobar Islands
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IMD predicts heavy rainfall for Vidarbha, Madhya Maharashtra and Odisha today; thunderstorms, squall likely over Andaman and Nicobar Islands

India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted that isolated places over Vidarbha, Odisha and Madhya Maharashtra are likely to receive heavy rainfall on Friday

IMD predicts heavy rainfall for Gujarat, Odisha today; thunderstorms, lightning likely over Jharkhand, West Bengal, Sikkim
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IMD predicts heavy rainfall for Gujarat, Odisha today; thunderstorms, lightning likely over Jharkhand, West Bengal, Sikkim

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted heavy rainfall over Gujarat and Odisha for Thursday

IMD issues heavy rainfall alert for eastern MP, Rajasthan and Odisha; strong winds likely to prevail over Arabian Sea, Bay of Bengal
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IMD issues heavy rainfall alert for eastern MP, Rajasthan and Odisha; strong winds likely to prevail over Arabian Sea, Bay of Bengal

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted that places over East Rajasthan, East Madhya Pradesh and Odisha are likely to receive heavy rainfall on Wednesday

IMD predicts heavy rain in isolated pockets of Odisha, coastal Karnataka; squally weather over north Andaman Sea
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IMD predicts heavy rain in isolated pockets of Odisha, coastal Karnataka; squally weather over north Andaman Sea

Squally weather is likely to prevail over the north Andaman Sea, organisation has advised fishermen are not to venture into these areas

IMD predicts heavy rains for Chattisgarh, Odisha and East Rajasthan; thunderstorm likely over Jharkhand, Gangetic West Bengal
India

IMD predicts heavy rains for Chattisgarh, Odisha and East Rajasthan; thunderstorm likely over Jharkhand, Gangetic West Bengal

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted heavy rainfall over Chattisgarh, Odisha and East Rajasthan.

IMD predicts heavy rainfall at isolated places over Saurashtra, Kutch; thunderstorms likely over Sikkim, North East states
India

IMD predicts heavy rainfall at isolated places over Saurashtra, Kutch; thunderstorms likely over Sikkim, North East states

'Heavy rainfall at Coastal and South Interior Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, Karaikal, Kerala and Mahe', the IMD stated

Gujarat expected to receive heavy rainfall; IMD predicts downpour over several coastal states, MP, Rajasthan
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Gujarat expected to receive heavy rainfall; IMD predicts downpour over several coastal states, MP, Rajasthan

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Tuesday said that isolated places over Gujarat region are expected to receive heavy rainfall on Tuesday.