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 leaves parts of Odisha devastated, at least eight people dead; West Bengal braces for storm
Cyclone Fani barreled through Odisha on Friday, unleashing copious rain and windstorm that gusted up to 175 kmph, killing at least eight people.
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.
Cyclone Fani likely to move northwestwards, then recurve north-northeastwards, predicts IMD: Odisha govt issues alert across state
With cyclone Fani likely to move northwestwards and then recurve north-northeastwards, Odisha Government on Sunday asked district collectors and departments concerned to remain alert and take necessary measures in advance.
Cyclone Pabuk: Orange alert sounded for Andaman and Nicobar islands; storm expected to cross region tonight
Cyclonic storm Pabuk is currently over the Andaman sea and its neighbourhood and it has moved north-northwestwards at a speed of 20 kilometres per hour in the last six hours.
Cyclone Pabuk: IMD issues yellow alert in Andaman and Nicobar islands; storm to make landfall on 8 January
The sea condition will be high over the Andaman Islands and the adjoining areas of by the Bay of Bengal due to the cyclonic storm "Pabuk", a home ministry official said, quoting a weather bulletin.
Odisha govt begins assessing crop damage caused by Cyclone Phethai; temperatures to fall by at least 2 degrees tomorrow
Following Cyclone Phethai, there were reports about damage to paddy crops in some districts in the south and western regions of Odisha due to the unseasonal rains and details are being collected.
Odisha Met department says Cyclone Phethai likely to trigger heavy rainfall today, advises fishermen not to venture into sea
The Odisha government has already asked district collectors to take steps to protect paddy from the unseasonal rain. Farmers have been advised to reap the paddy in their field and bring it to a safe place.
Cyclone Gaja: Puducherry govt seeks Rs 187-crore aid from Centre to rebuild Karaikal; work underway to restore electricity in region
The Puducherry government has prepared a report on the havoc wrought by cyclone Gaja on Karaikal and would send the report to the Centre on Wednesday with a request for Rs 187 crore as relief to rebuild the enclave.
Cyclone Titli makes landfall in Odisha: Coastal districts face heavy rains, strong winds; nearly 3 lakh people evacuated
Severe cyclone Titli made its landfall in Odisha at 5.30 am with gusty winds lashing coastal districts of the state with wind speed reaching 126 kmph at Gopalpur in Ganjam district
Cyclone Titli to hit Odisha, Andhra Pradesh tomorrow; Naveen Patnaik orders evacuation of low-lying areas
Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, who held a high-level meeting in Bhubaneswar to take stock of the situation, directed the collectors of Ganjam, Puri, Khurda, Kendrapara and Jagtsinghpur districts to go for an immediate evacuation of the low-laying areas in the coastal belt.
Cyclone Titli: Rahul Gandhi hopes Odisha and Andhra Pradesh are ready for storm, says it's time to 'exercise caution'
Rahul Gandhi hoped the governments of Odisha and Andhra Pradesh are ready to handle the situation arising out of Cyclone Titli.
The extreme heavy rainfall warning issued by the regional meteorological department for south Tamil Nadu has been withdrawn, Deputy Director General S Balachandran said Saturday.
Red alert in Kerala, Tamil Nadu as IMD warns of heavy rains over weekend; states say they are prepared to handle any situation
According to an India Meteorological Department (IMD) bulletin, the low pressure is very likely to become more marked during the next 12 hours and concentrate into a depression.
Cyclone Ockhi: Rains coupled with strong winds lash Lakshadweep islands, several houses suffer damage
Several houses suffered damage and communication lines were disrupted as rains lashed the Lakshadweep islands under the influence of Cyclone Ockhi
At least six persons were killed in Bangladesh after Cyclone Mora wreaked havoc in the country's south-eastern coast on Tuesday leaving behind a trail of damaged houses and trees.
Cyclonic storm accompanied by rain left a trail of destruction in Arunachal Pradesh, killing a person.