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Cyclone Fani to 'weaken further' in next 6 hours, lay centred over Bangladesh: IMD

After battering Odisha and West Bengal, Cyclone Fani has now reached Bangladesh on Saturday.

May 04, 2019, 14:29 PM IST

Cyclone Fani claims four more lives in Odisha's Jajpur, death toll reaches 15

The total death toll due to Cyclone Fani has reached 15. 

May 04, 2019, 12:39 PM IST

Air India resumes flight operations at Kolkata airport, announces free of cost shipping of relief materials for cyclone victims

Air India on Saturday resumed flight operations at the Kolkata airport.

May 04, 2019, 10:34 AM IST

Cyclone Fani crosses West Bengal, reaches Bangladesh

In view of Cyclone Fani, all rescue and relief teams were in high alert mode to help people affected by the severe cyclonic storm.

May 04, 2019, 09:49 AM IST

Cyclone Fani: PM Narendra Modi speaks to Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik, assures full support from Centre

PM has assured full support from Centre to the Odisha govt.

May 04, 2019, 08:51 AM IST

Cyclone Fani: Navy divers recover bodies of two missing persons from Mapithel Dam Reservoir

The three bodies will now be handed over to the Imphal district officials.

May 04, 2019, 07:21 AM IST

No more threat to West Bengal as Cyclone Fani reaches Bangladesh

The weakened cyclonic storm has crossed Kharagpur and is currently moving in the north-east direction with a wind speed of 90 km/hour. 

May 04, 2019, 06:37 AM IST

After battering Odisha, Cyclone Fani enters West Bengal, triggers heavy rains

The most powerful tropical storm to hit India in 20 years, Cyclone Fani pummeled through coastal Odisha with wind speeds of over 200 kmph on Friday. It made landfall in Bengal post-midnight hours on Saturday.

May 04, 2019, 06:10 AM IST

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

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

May 02, 2019, 08:34 AM IST

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

NDRF on high alert as Cyclone Fani likely to become very severe

On a request by the four states most likely to be hit by Fani, the Home Ministry has assured them of releasing in advance the first instalment of the State Disaster Relief Fund (SDRF).

Apr 30, 2019, 05:44 AM IST

Maharashtra sizzles, MP burns, Gujarat smolders as heatwave intensifies

Central and parts of western India are in the grips of an intense heatwave with authorities asking locals to exercise caution.

Apr 28, 2019, 10:12 AM IST

Met department predicts very heavy rainfall along Tamil Nadu, Andhra coastline

The sea is expected to be rough over the next few days along the north Tamil Nadu and south Andra coast. Fishermen have been warned not to venture into deep sea.

Apr 26, 2019, 16:41 PM IST

Cyclonic storm, heavy rainfall across Tamil Nadu and Puducherry in next 48 hours, warns IMD

Thunderstorm activity will also intensify with gusty winds upto 60 kmph and lightning.


Apr 25, 2019, 14:42 PM IST

DNA: Non Stop News, April 19, 2019

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Apr 19, 2019, 21:38 PM IST

Monsoon to be 'near normal' this year: IMD

The LPA of the seasonal rainfall over the country as a whole for the period 1951-2000 is 89 centimetres.

Apr 15, 2019, 20:35 PM IST

India likely to have near normal monsoon in 2019, says IMD

The met department said that weak El Nino conditions are likely to prevail during the monsoon season with reduced intensity in the later part of the season.

Apr 15, 2019, 16:12 PM IST

Thundershowers likely in Delhi, parts of northwest India on Monday: IMD

Thundershowers and dust storms have been predicted for Delhi and several parts of northwest India by the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) for Monday.

Apr 14, 2019, 21:49 PM IST

North, central India to be warmer than normal from April to June: IMD

IMD also added that the temperatures are expected to be near normal in the rest of the country.

Apr 01, 2019, 20:51 PM IST