Global internal displacement touches record high at 55 mn in 2020; Cyclone Amphan led to huge evacuations in India, says report
The study claimed that 48 million people have fled conflict and violence, and 7 million disasters, but given the incomplete data the latter is likely to be a significant underestimate
Centre approves Rs 4,382 cr for six states to cover damages caused by cyclone, floods, and landslides
The calamity assistance will be granted to West Bengal, Odisha, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra and Sikkim from the National Disaster Response Fund
Narendra Modi reviews flood situation in six states, calls for innovative technology for forecast system
The prime minister appealed for better coordination between Central and state agencies as part of a permanent system to predict floods
Cyclone Nisarga in Maharashtra: Pune reports third fatality due to storm; 35-year-old man dies of wall collapse in Khed tehsil
Pune district had already recorded two cyclone-related deaths on Wednesday.
Cyclone Nisarga turns into depression over west Vidarbha, set to weaken further by evening, says IMD
Cyclone Nisarga which spared Mumbai after it made landfall near adjoining Alibaug is now a depression over west Vidarbha region in Maharashtra and will weaken further, the India Meteorological Department(IMD) said on Thursday.
Cyclone Nisarga in Raigad: Here are the satellite images and videos of the cyclonic storm that made landfall near Maharashtra's Alibaug
IMD has shared videos and images highlighting the intensity and the movement of severe Cyclone Nisarga that made landfall near Alibaug in Maharashtra with a strong wind speed of 120-140 kmph
Cyclone Nisarga in Mumbai: Special trains arriving and departing from Mumbai rescheduled, here's the complete list
The weather department has said cyclone Nisarga will cross Maharashtra coast between Harihareshwar and Daman, very close to Alibaug between 1 pm and 4 pm on Wednesday.
Cyclone Nisarga: What to do before, during and after a cyclonic storm to stay safe, secure and healthy
As Cyclone Nisarga approaches, predicted to make a landfall on Wednesday afternoon, every citizen living in Maharashtra and Gujarat should take immediate action to prevent all types of accidents and injuries
Cyclone Nisarga may bring in gale force winds of around 120 kmph as coastal areas in Maharashtra, Gujarat brace for impact
Cyclone Nisarga, fast approaching the coasts of Maharashtra and Gujarat, will remain a severe cyclonic storm system till the evening on Wednesday, with wind reaching a maximum sustained speed of 100-110 kmph gusting to 120 kmph
Cyclone Nisarga: Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray asks people to stay alert, says next two days crucial for coastal areas
Thackeray asked people to stay alert as the storm is expected to hit the state's coastal belt on Wednesday afternoon, and shared a list of `do's and dont's' in the situation.
As Cyclone Nisarga forms in Arabian Sea, India Meteorological Department issues red alert for coastal Maharashtra and Gujarat
According to a report in Moneycontrol, the IMD has also issued an orange code warning for Kerala, coastal Karnataka, Goa and coastal Maharashtra for today.