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Mar 22, 2019
Cyclone Idai hits Mozambique: Relief teams scramble to get relief supplies to victims; 400 people killed in stormA week after Tropical Cyclone Idai lashed Mozambique with winds of nearly 200 kilometres per hour, the rescue effort rose up a gear but the situation was often chaotic.
Oct 19, 2018
Cyclone Titli: Odisha govt asks Centre for Rs 1,000 cr as interim assistance, claims flood caused losses worth Rs 2,765 crThe 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.
Oct 17, 2018
Cyclone Titli: Toll rises to 52; financial losses estimated at Rs 2,200 crore; Odisha govt says relief work underway95 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.
Jun 26, 2018
Improvised prediction model to accurately predict storm surges in Bay of BengalMany models are available to predict the effect that wind speed can have upon storm surges.
May 26, 2017
Juno reveals details about Jupiter; colossal cyclones and rivers of ammonia in the atmosphereJupiter's atmosphere features colossal cyclones and rivers of ammonia welling up from deep inside the solar system's largest planet.
May 20, 2016
40 million Indians are at risk of coastal floods due to climate changeApart from climate change, changes in settlement patterns, and rapid urbanisation have increased risk of extreme climate and sea-level rise in SE Asia.
Feb 20, 2015
Cyclone Marcia slams into Australia's Queensland: Buildings damaged, power lines affectedTwo powerful cyclones roared ashore in Australia on Friday leaving a trail of destruction with buildings severely damaged, trees uprooted and power lines downed.
Nov 23, 2013
Cyclone Helen strikes Andhra Pradesh, leaves 7 deadCyclonic storm Helen hit Andhra Pradesh coast near Machilipatnam on Friday, triggering heavy rains and strong gales, killing seven people and causing massive damage to the crops in the coastal region.
Oct 13, 2013
From Nargis to Phailin: The worst cyclones from the Indian OceanHere are some other severe storms and super storms that originated in the Indian Ocean.
Oct 12, 2013
Rescue teams on alert as cyclone Phailin slams OdishaRoads were all but empty as high waves lashed the coastline of Orissa state, which will bear the brunt of Cyclone Phailin. By mid-afternoon, wind gusts were so strong that they could blow over grown men.