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Cyclone Ockhi moves closer to Gujarat, IMD issues warning

Cyclone Ockhi moves closer to Gujarat, IMD issues warning

Schools have been ordered to remain closed in the region till Wednesday in Gujarat.

Dec 05, 2017, 19:36 PM IST
Cyclone Ockhi: Gujarat, Maharashtra on alert as IMD issues fresh warning

Cyclone Ockhi: Gujarat, Maharashtra on alert as IMD issues fresh warning

Fishermen have been advised not to venture into the sea

Dec 04, 2017, 07:46 AM IST
Cyclone Ockhi: Indian Navy deploys ships, aircraft to locate missing fishermen

Cyclone Ockhi: Indian Navy deploys ships, aircraft to locate missing fishermen

The Navy is is gearing up for Humanitarian Assistance due to the formation of cyclonic storm 'Ockhi'. Kerala and Tamil Nadu have been put on high alert.

Nov 30, 2017, 19:00 PM IST

Cyclone 'Ockhi' alert issued for Kerala, Tamil Nadu

Alert issued for Kerala, Tamil Nadu

Nov 30, 2017, 16:11 PM IST
Cyclone 'Ockhi' alert issued for Kerala, Tamil Nadu

Cyclone 'Ockhi' alert issued for Kerala, Tamil Nadu

People in the southern districts of the two states of Kerala and Tamil Nadu have been asked to remain indoors as much as is possible while fishermen too are being advised against venturing into the sea.

Nov 30, 2017, 15:34 PM IST
19 killed as cyclone hits Indonesian island of Java

19 killed as cyclone hits Indonesian island of Java

A tropical cyclone killed 19 people on the Indonesian island of Java, officials said on Wednesday, with most of the victims caught under a landslide.

Nov 29, 2017, 12:54 PM IST
Indian-American couple donates USD 250,000 for Harvey relief

Indian-American couple donates USD 250,000 for Harvey relief

Bhandari is the owner and CEO of the BioUrja Group, an energy and agricultural commodity trading company based out of Houston with offices around the world.

Sep 25, 2017, 08:53 AM IST

Don't spread cyclone warning rumour: BMC appeals to Mumbaikars

As rains threatened to paralyse the city, panic messages on a cyclone today went viral on social media and messaging apps.

Sep 20, 2017, 19:52 PM IST
Heavy rain, landslides kill at least 134 in Bangladesh

Heavy rain, landslides kill at least 134 in Bangladesh

Police warned that the death toll would likely rise as emergency workers reached remote parts of the Chittagong Hills, where telephone and transport links had been cut.
 

Jun 13, 2017, 20:47 PM IST

Indian Navy teams join Lanka flood rescue ops: toll reaches 193

In total, 545,243 people of 142,811 families had been affected by the weather calamity. ​

May 30, 2017, 15:15 PM IST

Cyclone Mora: West Bengal fishermen advised not to venture into sea

The storm is going to turn into a severe one between Monday and Tuesday and would become a deep depression by May 31: IMD forecast. 

May 30, 2017, 11:49 AM IST

Cyclone Mora hits Bangladesh Coast: Weather office

The storm made landfall on the coast between Cox`s Bazar and the main port city of Chittagong at 6:00 am.

May 30, 2017, 09:18 AM IST

Cyclone aims for Bangladesh as flood toll rises to 164 in Sri Lanka

A depression in the Bay of Bengal had intensified into what has been named Cyclone Mora and forecast torrential rains over the next 36 hours.

May 29, 2017, 15:34 PM IST

Cyclone Mora to intensify in 24 hours; heavy rainfall expected in Bengal, Northeast

The deep depression over east-central Bay of Bengal has intensified into a cyclonic storm Mora.

May 29, 2017, 13:54 PM IST

New cyclone warning issued for Australia

A new cyclone warning was issued for Australia`s Northern Territory on Tuesday as a slow-moving tropical storm is gathering strength, the media reported.

Apr 11, 2017, 11:45 AM IST

Cyclone strikes healthiest part of Great Barrier Reef

A cyclone that left a trail of destruction in northeast Australia and New Zealand has also damaged one of the few healthy sections of the Great Barrier Reef to have escaped large-scale bleaching, scientists said on Monday.

 

Apr 10, 2017, 08:56 AM IST

Cyclone kills 50, affects 176,000 in Madagascar; thousands forced into emergency shelters

Cyclone Enawo killed at least 50 people and affected 176,000 people after it hit Madagascar earlier this week, the national disaster management agency said Saturday, with thousands forced into emergency shelters.

Mar 12, 2017, 00:28 AM IST

Madagascar cyclone death toll rises to 38: Official

At least 38 people have been killed by Cyclone Enawo that struck Madagascar this week.

Mar 11, 2017, 10:07 AM IST
NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite captures image of Tropical Storm Enawo formed in Southern Indian Ocean - See pic

NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite captures image of Tropical Storm Enawo formed in Southern Indian Ocean - See pic

On March 3, the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) instrument aboard the Suomi NPP captured this visible image of Enawo formed in the Southern Indian Ocean as the satellite passed overhead.

Mar 06, 2017, 10:34 AM IST
Look: NASA satellites capture images of cyclone Vardah in Bay of Bengal

Look: NASA satellites capture images of cyclone Vardah in Bay of Bengal

On December 11, 2016, the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Terra satellite acquired a natural-color image of Vardah (above) as it churned in the Bay of Bengal.

Dec 12, 2016, 10:12 AM IST