Cyclone Amphan likely to hit West Bengal tomorrow: Why do we name catastrophes and how cyclonic storms get their names
For tropical cyclones developing in the North Indian Ocean, countries like India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Maldives, Myanmar, Oman, Pakistan and Thailand send their names to the regional tropical cyclone committee
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.
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.
Cyclone Fani: Toll rises to 16 in Odisha as storm weakens, Naveen Patnaik says over 45,000 volunteers involved in relief ops
Cyclone Fani, the worst storm to hit the Indian subcontinent in 20 years and which left at least 16 people dead in India, weakened into a 'deep depression' and lay centered over Bangladesh on Saturday morning, after it moved further north-east from West Bengal, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) said
Mamata Banerjee said the state government will extend help to people whose houses have been damaged due to the cyclone.
Odisha, in all likelihood, will take years to get back to normal life.
Cyclone Fani kills 14, injures 63 in Bangladesh, say reports; dead include 2-yr-old child and four women
At least 14 people were killed and 63 others injured as severe cyclone Fani barrelled into Bangladesh on Saturday, a day after leaving a trail of destruction in neighbouring India, media reports said on Saturday.
Cyclone Fani Updates: Kolkata airport operational as planes take off and land; Air India extends free service for delivery of relief material
Cyclone Fani LIVE Updates: The Kolkata airport is currently operational, reports said. The first departure that took off around 10.30 is of AI723 for Bagdogra and first arrival GoAir 101 Delhi to Kolkata landed around the same time.
Cyclone Fani updates: Meghalaya govt seeks deployment of NDRF as hurricane heads towards West Bengal
Cyclone Fani LIVE Updates: A special notice from the West Bengal government says, "Every primary and high school in the districts should be prepared for any sort of emergency. The keys should be handed over to either local people or the teachers. No flood victim or evacuated villager should wait for shelter."
Cyclone Fani videos: The landfall process of extremely severe Cyclone Fani began nearly at 8 am on Friday, close to Puri in Odisha, with the area recording a wind speed of 145 kilometres per hour, the India Meteorological Department said.
Cyclone Fani to affect over 10,000 villages, 52 ULBs in 14 districts of Odisha; 18 teams of ODRAF, 25 units of NDRF deployed
The extreme severe cyclonic storm Fani that will hit Odisha coast near Puri Friday is likely to affect over 10,000 villages and 52 Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) in 14 districts of the state
Cyclone Fani to make landfall on Friday; 11 lakh people evacuated in Odisha, train, flight operations hit
As Cyclone Fani triggered downpour coupled with squally wind in coastal Odisha on Thursday, the state government moved 11 lakh people to safety and advised the public to remain indoor on Friday, ahead of its landfall
Cyclone Fani Latest updates: Women in advanced stages of pregnancy shifted to hospitals in Odisha; Modi's Chaibasa rally postponed
Cyclone Fani latest news and Update: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today chaired a high-level meeting to review preparedness for Cyclone Fani.
Cyclone Fani is expected to make a landfall in Odisha’s temple town of Puri, between Gopalpur and Chandbali, during the afternoon of 3 May
Cyclone Fani updates: Centre announces Rs 340 cr relief package; red Alert sounded in Andhra Pradesh's Srirakulam district
Union minister Dharmendra Pradahan tweeted on Wednesday that the MHA has extended an advance relief package of ₹340 Crore to help Odisha with relief and rehabilitation preparedness.
Election Commission has lifted the model code of conduct from 11 coastal districts of Odisha, which are likely to be hit by Cyclone Fani
Cyclone Titli: Odisha govt asks Centre for Rs 1,000 cr as interim assistance, claims flood caused losses worth Rs 2,765 cr
The Odisha government asked the Centre on Thursday to release an interim assistance of Rs 1,000 crore for relief-and-restoration work in 17 districts as last week's Cyclone Titli and the subsequent flood caused a loss of about Rs 2,765 crore and affected 60.11 lakh people.
Cyclone Titli: Odisha govt estimates loss worth Rs 2,200 crore; ex-gratia for kin of 57 victims increased to Rs 10 lakh each
The Odisha government on Wednesday pegged the loss suffered due to Cyclone Titli and the resultant flood at around Rs 2,200 crore and hiked the ex-gratia for the kin of the victims to Rs 10 lakh each.
Cyclone Titli: Toll rises to 52; financial losses estimated at Rs 2,200 crore; Odisha govt says relief work underway
95 percent of the roads damaged by Cyclone Titli in Odisha have been repaired. Almost all thoroughfares have been repaired and power and drinking water supply restored in the urban areas. In rural areas, work is still in progress.
Cyclone DAYE in Odisha, coastal Andhra Pradesh: NDMA issues PSA, cites safety and evacuation guidelines during cyclonic storm
Cyclonic storm DAYE crossed the coast near Gopalpur in Odisha early Friday, triggering heavy downpour accompanied by high-velocity wind in several parts of the state. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) issued a warning on Thursday for southern Odisha and coastal Andhra Pradesh.