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Cyclone drill nailed, firm up other defences
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Cyclone drill nailed, firm up other defences

While the proficiency in handling of cyclones is a matter of great solace, lack of preparedness in dealing with earthquakes is a serious concern

Week after Cyclone Fani, bank services partially resume in Odisha; power, telecom network being restored at slow pace
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Week after Cyclone Fani, bank services partially resume in Odisha; power, telecom network being restored at slow pace

Banking services partially resumed in coastal Odisha on Thursday even as work for restoration of power and telecom infrastructure severely ravaged in the disaster moved at a slow pace

Firstpost Editors' Picks: Opposition's alliance efforts, Cyclone Fani survivors, middle income trap; today's must-read stories
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Firstpost Editors' Picks: Opposition's alliance efforts, Cyclone Fani survivors, middle income trap; today's must-read stories

Firstpost Editors' Picks: Opposition's alliance efforts after Ram Madhav's statement, Cyclone Fani's survivors struggle to get their lives back on track, middle income trap; today's must-read stories

Cyclone Fani survivors: As Bhubaneswar struggles to rise to its feet, water and power scarcity levels rich-poor divide
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Cyclone Fani survivors: As Bhubaneswar struggles to rise to its feet, water and power scarcity levels rich-poor divide

Rich and poor are equally battling for water post-Cyclone Fani. Since 3 May, the daytime temperature has risen considerably and has been hovering around 40 degrees Celsius but what has made the situation worse is the rising level of humidity.

Cyclone Fani: Reliance Foundation lends hand for relief work in Odisha and Andhra Pradesh
Business

Cyclone Fani: Reliance Foundation lends hand for relief work in Odisha and Andhra Pradesh

Reliance Foundation on Thursday said it is helping the governments of Odisha and Andhra Pradesh in carrying out relief work in the aftermath of cyclone Fani

Cyclone Fani: NHRC issues notice to Odisha govt over relief material not reaching storm-affected areas, seeks response in six weeks
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Cyclone Fani: NHRC issues notice to Odisha govt over relief material not reaching storm-affected areas, seeks response in six weeks

Taking 'suo moto' cognisance of media reports, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Wednesday issued a notice to the Odisha government, directing it to ensure adequate food and water supplies to affected people in the cyclone-hit state.

Cyclone Fani: Toll rises to 41 in Odisha, rehabilitation underway on war-footing, says state official
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Cyclone Fani: Toll rises to 41 in Odisha, rehabilitation underway on war-footing, says state official

Cyclone Fani, which made landfall in Puri district on 3 May, left a trail of destruction in the state.

Fact Checker: Old photos of RSS workers helping in relief ops shared as fresh image post Cyclone Fani in Odisha
Politics

Fact Checker: Old photos of RSS workers helping in relief ops shared as fresh image post Cyclone Fani in Odisha

Other publications like SM Hoaxslayer too debunked the claim of the images being from Cyclone Fani relief work and posted earlier tweets and social media posts to verify their authenticity and the actual date of publication.

Cyclone Fani toll rises to 37: With 1.56 lakh electric poles to be rebuilt, Odisha asks Centre for help to restore power, telecom services
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Cyclone Fani toll rises to 37: With 1.56 lakh electric poles to be rebuilt, Odisha asks Centre for help to restore power, telecom services

The state has to install as many as 1.56 lakh electric poles. According to an official, the toll in the cyclone, which hit the state Friday, rose to 37 on Tuesday with two more deaths reported in Cuttack district as the struggle to restore power, drinking water and telecom infrastructure continued.

Daily Bulletin: Modi, Priyanka, Kejriwal to all campaign in Delhi today; SC to hear plea on PM's Rajiv Gandhi remark; day's top stories
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Daily Bulletin: Modi, Priyanka, Kejriwal to all campaign in Delhi today; SC to hear plea on PM's Rajiv Gandhi remark; day's top stories

Today's top stories: Narendra Modi, Priyanka Gandhi and Arvind Kejriwal will all campaign in Delhi today; the Supreme Court will hear a plea on Modi's 'bhrashtachari number one' remark on Rajiv Gandhi; Cyclone Fani's toll has risen to 37 in Odisha; and more.

Cyclone Fani: Adani Group commits Rs 25 crore to Odisha Chief Minister's Relief Fund, ICICI Rs 10 crore
Business

Cyclone Fani: Adani Group commits Rs 25 crore to Odisha Chief Minister's Relief Fund, ICICI Rs 10 crore

ICICI Bank contributed Rs 10 crore towards the same cause and will waive late payment charges on loan repayment by cyclone effected

Mamata Banerjee should learn from Naveen Patnaik on how to fulfil constitutional duties, avoid pettiness in political rivalry
Politics

Mamata Banerjee should learn from Naveen Patnaik on how to fulfil constitutional duties, avoid pettiness in political rivalry

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik's work and gesture are a reminder to Mamata Banerjee that one doesn’t need to be petty and irresponsible in executing one’s duties as the CM and meeting the challenge posed by a rival political party

Kalinga stadium gears up post Cyclone Fani; DSYS remains hopeful of hosting Men's Series Finals as scheduled
Sports

Kalinga stadium gears up post Cyclone Fani; DSYS remains hopeful of hosting Men's Series Finals as scheduled

Cyclone Fani left its trail of destruction on the Kalinga Stadium too, which is to host Men's Series Hockey Finals in June

Rajkummar Rao, Varun Dhawan, Madhuri Dixit urge fans to donate to Odisha post cyclone Fani
Entertainment

Rajkummar Rao, Varun Dhawan, Madhuri Dixit urge fans to donate to Odisha post cyclone Fani

After the violent cyclone, Fani wreaked havoc in Odisha on Friday, Bollywood celebrities have stepped in to urge their fans to donate for the affected state

Online registration for JEE Advanced extended till 14 May in Odisha owing to poor internet connectivity after Cyclone Fani
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Online registration for JEE Advanced extended till 14 May in Odisha owing to poor internet connectivity after Cyclone Fani

Prakash Javadekar extended the date of online registration for the JEE Advanced by five days in Odisha after taking into consideration the impact of Cyclone Fani on internet connectivity

Mamata-Modi bickering in aftermath of Cyclone Fani shows how political parties encash disaster for accolades
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Mamata-Modi bickering in aftermath of Cyclone Fani shows how political parties encash disaster for accolades

When a natural disaster hits a geographical region, it shows no regard for separate jurisdictional boundaries or the political sensibilities (and/ or compulsions) of those governing those areas. And by this very nature calamities challenge us to coordinate disaster response on a regional scale, irrespective of the fact that the two political establishments at the centre and the state may be antipodal.

Cyclone Fani: Akshay Kumar reportedly donates Rs 1 cr to Chief Minister’s Relief Fund of Odisha
Entertainment

Cyclone Fani: Akshay Kumar reportedly donates Rs 1 cr to Chief Minister’s Relief Fund of Odisha

Akshay Kumar has also previously donated to the relief fund set up for the families of soldiers killed in the Pulwama terror attack.

Cyclone Fani from Space: Satellite images show fearsome wrath of the severe storm
science

Cyclone Fani from Space: Satellite images show fearsome wrath of the severe storm

Fani's fearsome power was caught in action by a network of weather satellites that kept a keen eye on it.

Was monitoring Cyclone Fani in Kharagpur when Narendra Modi called my office, Mamata clarifies after PM's 'arrogant Didi' remark
Politics

Was monitoring Cyclone Fani in Kharagpur when Narendra Modi called my office, Mamata clarifies after PM's 'arrogant Didi' remark

Narendra Modi claimed that he had called Mamata Banerjee twice but his calls were not returned, after which he called the governor to ask about Cyclone Fani.

NEET 2019: National Testing Agency to hold NEET 2019 in Odisha on 20 May; test centres to remain same
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NEET 2019: National Testing Agency to hold NEET 2019 in Odisha on 20 May; test centres to remain same

The exam centres for NEET 2019 will remain the same in Odisha but the National Testing Agency (NTA) will release revised admit cards for the state candidates soon