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Beyond shelter in a storm, Odisha eyes sturdier homes, power and trees

Around Odisha, more than half a million homes were damaged, close to 1.5 million trees uprooted, and much of its energy infrastructure was destroyed.

Hudhud gone, Orissa relieved that there was no repeat of Phailin

Officials confirmed three deaths in the last 24 hours, but none was after cyclone made landfall.


‘Hudhud’ can cause extensive damage, warns IMD

Wind speeds of up to 150 km per hour can be expected, resulting in heavy to very heavy rainfall, above 20 cm.

Orissa sounds cyclone alert, cancels leaves

The state has cancelled leave applications of its employees and put 16 coastal districts on alert.

A year later, Orissa braces for another cyclone

The low pressure would concentrate into a depression in next the 24 hours.

Ganjam to celebrate a dark Diwali

11-year-old Balia,who lost his father and his home,shares the fate of an entire village


Cyclone Phailin: Antony asks armed forces to be ready

IAF assets have been kept on stand by at various bases,including Raipur and Gwalior.

Phailin not less than super cyclone,wind speed likely to reach 220 kmph

The IMD forecast waves up to 2.5 meter to 3.0 meter high in Ganjam,Khurda,Puri.

Naveen Patnaik asks for IAF,Navy help as cyclone Phailin approaches

Cyclone Phailin,the strongest to form on the Indian seas this year,moved closer to Orissa coast.

Normal life hit by heavy rains as cyclone pounds Orissa

Normal life was disrupted in several parts of coastal Orissa as heavy rains accompanied by high-velocity wind pounded many areas.