Celebrities pray for Phailin victim

After witnessing nature`s fury in the form of tropical cyclone Phailin, celebrities like Amitabh Bachchan and Madhuri Dixit took to micro-blogging site Twitter to share the loss and grief of all those affected.

Cyclone Phailin: Emergency numbers released for Odisha, Andhra

As the severe cyclone Phailin bears down the coast of Odisha and Andhra and is expected to make landfall soon, the NDRF has released emergency numbers.

Heavy rain lash Odisha as cyclone Phailin advances

High wind and heavy rain lashed the coastal belt of Odisha Saturday disrupting normal life, as the severe cyclonic storm Phailin advances from the Bay of Bengal, and is expected to make landfall by Saturday evening, officials said.

Cyclone Phailin hits Odisha at 200 kmph, over 7 lakh evacuated

Phailin moving towards Gopalpur at 15 kmph, landfall will occur around 8.30 pm today evening, says IMD.