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Cyclone Hudhud

AP govt gets pat on back from 'Hudhud' panel

A parliamentary committee on Home Affairs on Sunday praised Andhra Pradesh government for doing a "good job" in restoring normalcy in areas affected by cyclone 'Hudhud' last year.

Jan 12, 2015, 00:24 AM IST

Odisha in 2014: BJD scores big in elections, but joy short-lived due to scams

A record fourth consecutive win in Assembly polls failed to retain the upbeat mood in ruling BJD as CBI tightened the noose around party leaders in the multi-crore chit fund scam that rocked Odisha in 2014, arming a marginalised Opposition with political ammunition.

Dec 20, 2014, 12:04 PM IST

Hudhud: World Bank, ADB offer assistance for rehab works

Andhra Pradesh government on Wednesday said the World Bank and Asian Development Bank have offered assistance for rehabilitation of people and construction of infrastructure affected by devastating cyclone 'Hudhud' which hit the north coastal districts of the state in October.

Dec 03, 2014, 18:31 PM IST

East Godavari district suffered Rs 507cr loss in 'Hudhud'

The East Godavari district suffered losses to the tune of Rs 507 crore in the cyclone 'Hudhud' which hit coastal areas of Andhra Pradesh last month.

Nov 27, 2014, 23:00 PM IST

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation gives $500,000 grant to CARE

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has granted USD 500,000 (around Rs 3 crore) to humanitarian aid organisation CARE for addressing the most pressing needs resulting from cyclone Hudhud in Andhra Pradesh.

Nov 26, 2014, 21:40 PM IST

Central team visits cyclone-hit Odisha

An eight-member central team on Tuesday undertook field visits to assess the damage caused in southern districts of Odisha that were hit by cyclone last month.

Nov 18, 2014, 22:27 PM IST

Central team to visit Odisha's cyclone hit areas on November 18

An eight-member inter-ministerial central team is scheduled to undertake a two-day tour to cyclone Hudhud affected districts of Odisha from tomorrow, officials said.

Nov 17, 2014, 21:17 PM IST

Will rebuild Vizag as a beautiful city: Chandrababu

Visakhapatnam: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu Monday said he will rebuild Visakhapatman, devastated by cyclone Hudhud, as a beautiful city by utilising the available natural resources.

Nov 17, 2014, 15:44 PM IST

Cyclone Hudhud: Andhra Pradesh govt to hold events to cheer up Vizag residents

Andhra Pradesh government has lined up a string of events on November 17 to cheer up and boost the morale of residents of Visakhapatnam, devastated by the last month's tropical cyclone Hudhud.

Nov 13, 2014, 19:41 PM IST

Odisha wants Rs 777.12 cr Central help for restoration work

 A month after cyclone Hudhud hit Odisha, the state government today demanded over Rs 777 crore Central assistance for restoration and rehabilitation work in the areas affected by the calamity.

Nov 12, 2014, 22:32 PM IST

Andhra CM urges banks to adopt Cyclone Hudhud-affected villages

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu asked banks on Friday to adopt a village each in Cyclone Hudhud-hit north coastal districts of the state and rebuild them.

Nov 08, 2014, 01:03 AM IST

Still no aid for Odisha tribal families hit by Cyclone Hudhud

Almost a month after cyclone Hudhud hit Odisha, seven tribal families of remote Podaguda village, 100 km from here in Koraput district, claim they are yet to get aid to reconstruct their houses.

Nov 07, 2014, 13:19 PM IST

Another cyclone heading towards Visakhapatnam?

Visakhapatnam has yet to recover from the trail of devastation left behind by Cyclone Hudhud, but the city may be in for more trouble.

Nov 06, 2014, 11:42 AM IST

Naveen Patnaik to meet Arun Jaitley for central assistance towards cyclone 'Hudhud'

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik would meet Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and put forth Odisha's demand of central assistance towards the recent cyclone Hudhud during his six day visit to the national capital.

Nov 03, 2014, 21:39 PM IST

Andhra govt to form panel over power restoration during calamities

Andhra Pradesh Government on Monday decided to constitute a technical committee to study the possible ways for restoring power connectivity in shortest period during natural calamities.

Nov 03, 2014, 21:17 PM IST

YSRCP activist held for Facebook post on cyclone Hudhud

A YSR Congress activist was on Wednesday arrested for allegedly posting "irresponsible" comments on a social networking site on cyclone Hudhud which hit the North Andhra Pradesh coast earlier this month.

Oct 29, 2014, 15:16 PM IST

US to give 100,000 dollars to Hudhud-hit in AP, Odisha

The United States on Tuesday announced a financial assistance of USD 100,000 for those affected by cyclone Hudhud in Odisha and Andhra Pradesh.

Oct 28, 2014, 22:37 PM IST

After Hudhud, severe cyclone Nilofar heading towards Gujarat coast

After cyclone Hudhud caused devastation in Andhra Pradesh and Odisha, the north Gujarat coast is expected to bear the brunt of cyclone Nilofar.

Oct 26, 2014, 19:28 PM IST

Cyclone Hudhud loss in East Godavari district pegged at Rs 268 cr

Cyclone 'Hudhud' has caused loss to the tune of Rs 267.98 crore in East Godavari district, an official said ion Saturday.

Oct 25, 2014, 15:36 PM IST

Power to be fully restored in cyclone-hit areas by month-end

 Power supply will be fully restored in Andhra Pradesh's coastal districts of Srikakulam, Vizianagaram and Visakhapatnam, which were badly affected by severe cyclonic storm 'Hudhud', by the month-end.

Oct 25, 2014, 00:25 AM IST