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Andhra cyclone


Cyclone Phethai: Andhra CM Chandrababu Naidu conducts review meet, relief work underway

December 18, 2018 7:10 pm

One person was killed in a landslide caused by heavy rains in Vijayawada city. A boat carrying seven fishermen went missing in the Bay of Bengal off Visakhapatnam, as the cyclone crossed the coast and moved towards Odisha.

Cyclone Phethai: Schools to remain shut in East Godavari district for two days

December 16, 2018 9:29 pm

The East Godavari district collector Kartikeya Misra has announced two days of holiday for the schools in eight coastal mandals

Cyclone Phethai Highlights: 20,000 people shifted to relief camps, storm weakens

December 18, 2018 6:39 pm

Cyclone Phethai Highlights: East Godavari district bore the brunt of the storm as it made landfall near Katrenikona, forcing the evacuation of 20,000 people, who have been sheltered in relief camps.

Cyclonic storm 'Gaja' to hit northern coast of Tamil Nadu on Wednesday, bring heavy rainfall

November 12, 2018 8:16 am

The IMD also said squalls, with wind speeds touching 65 kmph, would commence along north Tamil Nadu and south Andhra Pradesh coasts from Wednesday morning.

Cyclone Titli leaves a trail of destruction across Odisha, 15 dead

October 14, 2018 8:32 am

Cyclone Titli, which caused significant damage to roads and housing infrastructure in the states of Andra Pradesh, Odisha and West Bengal, has proved to be most disastrous to the farming sector with standing crops seriously damaged.

Cyclone Hudhud: AP, Odisha mount massive relief efforts, death toll rises to 24

October 14, 2014 8:48 am

Advisor (Communications) to Government, Parakala Prabhakar said most of the deaths occurred due to falling of trees on the victims.

'My house shook like a matchbox'

October 14, 2013 3:07 am

Laxmi Behera,a resident of Haripur village,less than a kilometre from the coast. In the morning,she found that her house had been destroyed.

3 Andhra districts emptied,flood alert sounded

October 13, 2013 3:40 am

Heavy rainfall and high-speed winds battered the mostly empty coastal villages and the nearby towns.