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Cyclone Fani live updates: 8 people dead; aerial survey shows massive devastation around Puri

Cyclone Fani live updates: 8 people dead; aerial survey shows massive devastation around Puri

Over 11.5 lakh people in vulnerable, low-lying areas of 13 districts are being shifted to cyclone shelters. 

May 03, 2019, 06:26 AM IST
Cyclone Fani: Emergency contact numbers of hospitals in Bhubaneswar

Cyclone Fani: Emergency contact numbers of hospitals in Bhubaneswar

Leaves of doctors and medical officials in the state have been cancelled while hospitals across the state are on the ready.

May 02, 2019, 15:18 PM IST
Cyclone Fani raises safety concerns about spotted deer in Balukhand sanctuary

Cyclone Fani raises safety concerns about spotted deer in Balukhand sanctuary

The sanctuary is located along the Bay of Bengal coast, between the towns of Puri and Konark in Odisha.

May 02, 2019, 15:17 PM IST
Cyclone Fani: BSNL, Railways release helpline numbers

Cyclone Fani: BSNL, Railways release helpline numbers

According to a forecast by the MeT office, heavy-to-very heavy rainfall may occur in the coastal districts of Odisha and West Bengal on Friday.

May 02, 2019, 14:44 PM IST
Three special passenger trains arranged from Puri as Cyclone Fani closes in

Three special passenger trains arranged from Puri as Cyclone Fani closes in

The trains have reserved as well as unreserved compartments and will travel to Shalimar in Kolkata.

May 02, 2019, 08:34 AM IST
Cyclone Fani: Kolkata airport will remain shut from 9.30 pm on May 3 till 6 pm on May 4

Cyclone Fani: Kolkata airport will remain shut from 9.30 pm on May 3 till 6 pm on May 4

At least 19 districts of Odisha, Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal are likely to be affected by "extremely severe" cyclonic storm Fani, which is expected to make landfall 10km north of Chandrabhaga in

May 02, 2019, 07:07 AM IST
Election Commission lifts poll code in 11 Odisha districts ahead of Cyclone Fani

Election Commission lifts poll code in 11 Odisha districts ahead of Cyclone Fani

As per the MeT department, the Cyclone Fani is expected to make a landfall at Odisha coast on May 3. 

May 01, 2019, 10:17 AM IST
Cyclone Fani: Yellow warning for Odisha, CM Patnaik wants assembly polls deferred

Cyclone Fani: Yellow warning for Odisha, CM Patnaik wants assembly polls deferred

The IMD has predicted heavy to very heavy rainfall at isolated places such as Boudh, Kalahandi, Sambalpur, Deogarh, and Sundargarh in Odisha.

May 01, 2019, 08:20 AM IST
Cyclone Fani: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik urges EC to postpone bypoll in Patkura

Cyclone Fani: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik urges EC to postpone bypoll in Patkura

"I am going to see the Chief Election Commissioner about postponing the election in the Patkura assembly seat in case the cyclone hits Odisha," Naveen Patnaik said.

Apr 30, 2019, 17:47 PM IST
Odisha on high alert as Cyclone Fani progresses, CM Naveen Patnaik reviews situation

Odisha on high alert as Cyclone Fani progresses, CM Naveen Patnaik reviews situation

The IMD report said the cyclone is very likely to move nortwestward till May 1 and thereafter recurve north- northeastward towards Odisha coast.

Apr 29, 2019, 21:45 PM IST
Cyclone Fani headed towards Odisha coast, disaster management team put on alert

Cyclone Fani headed towards Odisha coast, disaster management team put on alert

The Odisha State Disaster Management Authority has been asked to keep a close watch over the situation and asked concerned departments to stay in all preparedness to deal with any possible strike of

Apr 29, 2019, 19:29 PM IST
Watch Odisha Assembly election 2019, Madhya Pradesh bypoll 2019 live streaming on Zee News

Watch Odisha Assembly election 2019, Madhya Pradesh bypoll 2019 live streaming on Zee News

Forty-one of the 147 assembly seats in Odisha will go to polls in the fourth phase of voting in the state. Along with Odisha, bypoll is being held on the Chhindwara Assembly constituency in Madhya

Apr 29, 2019, 06:54 AM IST
Odisha Assembly poll, MP bypoll updates: Kamal Nath votes in camera lights as power trips at polling booth

Odisha Assembly poll, MP bypoll updates: Kamal Nath votes in camera lights as power trips at polling booth

Forty-one of the 147 assembly seats in Odisha will go to polls in the fourth phase of voting in the state. Along with Odisha, bypoll is being held on the Chhindwara Assembly constituency in Madhya

Apr 29, 2019, 06:48 AM IST
Full list of candidates going to polls in Odisha in fourth phase of Lok Sabha election 2019

Full list of candidates going to polls in Odisha in fourth phase of Lok Sabha election 2019

The six seats where polling is being held are Mayurbhanj, Balasore, Bhadrak, Jajpur, Kendrapara and Jagatsinghpur Lok Sabha seats and 41 assembly segments coming under these six constituencies will

Apr 28, 2019, 16:58 PM IST
Odisha: BJD alleges 'distribution of cash among voters' by BJP's Baijayant Panda's aides in Kendrapada

Odisha: BJD alleges 'distribution of cash among voters' by BJP's Baijayant Panda's aides in Kendrapada

Baijayant Panda is BJP's Lok Sabha candidate from Kendrapara and he is up against Odia star Anubhav Mohanty.

Apr 27, 2019, 17:28 PM IST
Amit Shah attacks Shatrughan Sinha for remarks praising Jinnah, says 'this shows his character'

Amit Shah attacks Shatrughan Sinha for remarks praising Jinnah, says 'this shows his character'

Amit Shah has slammed Shatrughan Sinha for his remarks praising Md Ali Jinnah.

Apr 27, 2019, 15:45 PM IST
Election Commission orders re-poll in Odisha's 9 booths on April 25

Election Commission orders re-poll in Odisha's 9 booths on April 25

Odisha Chief Electoral Officer Surendra Kumar said the re-polls will be held on April 25.

Apr 23, 2019, 21:34 PM IST
Artist Sudarsan Pattnaik urges people to vote through his sand sculpture

Artist Sudarsan Pattnaik urges people to vote through his sand sculpture

In the third phase, voting is currently underway in 117 constituencies in 15 states and Union Territories. 

Apr 23, 2019, 10:16 AM IST
Watch Odisha Assembly election 2019 Phase 3, Gujarat, Goa bypolls live streaming on Zee News

Watch Odisha Assembly election 2019 Phase 3, Gujarat, Goa bypolls live streaming on Zee News

Tuesday marks the third phase of elections.

Apr 23, 2019, 07:08 AM IST
Full list of candidates going to polls in Odisha in third phase of Lok Sabha election 2019

Full list of candidates going to polls in Odisha in third phase of Lok Sabha election 2019

A total of 417 candidates are in the fray in the third phase of Lok Sabha election in Odisha and the votes will be cast at 10,464 booths polling stations on Tuesday.

Apr 22, 2019, 23:10 PM IST