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Cyclone Mekunu

Powerful cyclone Mekunu strikes Oman, Yemen; 6 dead, 30 missing

In Oman, Mohammed Omer Baomer warned his neighbours about a torn-away chunk of road just down the street from his home after earlier getting his SUV stuck over it. "It was a scary feeling, as if it was the end of world," he said.

May 27, 2018, 08:59 AM IST

IMD issues fresh warning, says cyclone Mekunu to hit coasts of Goa

Drishti Marine, an agency appointed by Goa state government for life guard duties said, "People are also not being allowed into the sea."


May 26, 2018, 22:17 PM IST

One dead as Cyclone Mekunu hits southern Oman

Dozens of vehicles were seen submerged in several areas. Head of the directorate Abdullah al-Khoduri told Oman TV that the cyclone, which intensified to category 2 early Friday, was downgraded to category 1 after losing some of its strength.

May 26, 2018, 07:16 AM IST

Cyclone Mekunu intensifies into 'extremely severe, IMD issues fresh warning

Issuing an advisory to fishermen to not venture in the sea, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) forecasted rainfall and wind in Some parts of Konkan Goa and southern Maharashtra.

May 26, 2018, 00:51 AM IST

Cyclone Mekunu turns 'very severe', may cause heavy showers along Maharashtra coast

The lifeguard agency manning Goa's beaches has advised people not to venture into the sea for 72 hours from Thursday due to the cyclonic storm 'Mekunu'.

May 24, 2018, 22:39 PM IST