Phailin News

Phailin, and now Hudhud, show how India has learnt to tackle cyclones

For the Orissa super-cyclone of 1999, the IMD sent out warnings 24 hours in advance.

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.


Heavy rains lash Andhra,Odisha as Cyclone Phailin hits Gopalpur

'Very severe' cyclone hits Gopalpur coast,wind speed upto 200 kmph.

NDMA: 2,000 NDRF personnel deployed in AP,Odisha,WB in view of the cyclone Phailin

Rescue and relief teams have been positioned in vulnerable coastal areas of the three states.

5.25 lakh evacuated from Odisha,AP coastline: Home Secretary

Sources said the impact of cyclone 'Phailin' would be highest during the night.

Wind,rain pound India as massive Cyclone Phailin hits Gopalpur in Odisha

The cyclone forced more than 500,000 people to evacuate and sent seawater surging inland.


Intensity of Cyclone Phailin reduces to 90-100 kmph,no casualties reported

Initial reports suggested that buildings and some communication towers were destroyed.

Cyclone Phailin claims 23 lives,over 90 lakh people affected by biggest storm in 14 years

Heavy rains continue to lash parts of Odisha,Bihar,West Bengal and Andhra Pradesh.

Super relief: The night govt and IMD saved the day

IMD managed to not only get the scale of the Cyclone Phailin correct but also the location.

Orissa allocates Rs 2,105 cr for post-Phailin reconstruction

Phailin struck the state on October 12.