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Cyclone Fani leaves 8 dead: Storm wreaks havoc in Puri for 4 hours

In Bhubaneswar, the roof of a building at AIIMS was ripped off and its video clip was tweeted by the government’s media wing.

04 May 2019 6:24 AM

Mumbai may receive rain in next two days

The cyclone hit Puri along the Odisha coast at around 8am Friday, leaving three dead and affecting a thousand villages and 50 towns in the state.

04 May 2019 1:37 AM

Fani: Mamata Banerjee cancels poll rallies for 48 hrs

Keshari Nath Tripathi asserted that the Centre and the governments of Odisha and West Bengal have been trying its best to help the people.

04 May 2019 12:58 AM

Standing strong to Fani, Odisha shows the way

Dealing with India's geography of coastlines on either side of a very long peninsula is not the simplest of tasks.

04 May 2019 12:38 AM

Cyclone Fani lashes Odisha, leaves 3 dead besides over 160 injured

PM Narendra Modi announced that Centre has released Rs 1,000 crores to Odisha and other states to deal with the devastation caused by Fani.

03 May 2019 8:59 PM


'Cyclone Fani': Rains lash Andhra Pradesh's coastal,no loss of life reported

N Chandrababu Naidu told reporters that the precise movement of the cyclonic storm could be predicted by the RTGC.

03 May 2019 8:07 PM

Cyclone Fani: IAF on stand by with 15 aircrafts for disaster management ops

The IAF is also going to set up an operation centre in any of the two states as per requirement.

03 May 2019 6:25 PM

Cyclone Fani: Abhishek Bachchan to Sidharth Malhotra, celebs pray for people's safety

The landfall process which began at 8 am will continue till afternoon.

03 May 2019 4:43 PM

'Fani' fury weakens, heavy rainfall predicted in Odisha, AP, Bengal, northeast: MHA

Cyclone 'Fani' is being monitored by the home ministry at the highest level round the clock.

03 May 2019 4:25 PM

Cyclone Fani causes extensive damage to AIIMS Bhubaneswar

Strong winds uprooted several electricity poles in the campus. However, all patients, staff and students are safe.

03 May 2019 4:07 PM


‘With you in times of crisis, Rs 1000 cr released in advance’: PM

He alleged that the opposition party is unhappy with India's security situation.

03 May 2019 2:33 PM

Cyclone Fani: Telecommunication networks partially disrupted in Puri, Bhubaneswar

Telecommunication networks have been reportedly partially disrupted in Puri and Bhubaneswar districts in Odisha.

03 May 2019 1:23 PM

Mamata Banerjee cancels rallies for next 2 days to monitor Cyclone Fani situation

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee took to Twitter to inform that she has cancelled all her election rallies for the next two days.

03 May 2019 1:19 PM

Why and how are cyclones named, who decides?

The name of the Cyclone ‘Fani’ (pronounced as Foni) was suggested by Bangladesh. It means ‘snake’ or ‘hood of a snake’

03 May 2019 12:17 PM

‘Sound and fury’: Here's what landfall of Cyclone Fani actually looked like

More than a million people were evacuated from low-lying sensitive areas to safe zones.

03 May 2019 11:37 AM


Cyclone Fani: Here's a list of do's, don'ts to keep you safe

Apart from Odisha, several districts in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal have also been put on red alert.

03 May 2019 11:18 AM

LIVE | 3 dead in Odisha; Cyclone Fani weakening, moving towards B'desh: IMD

PM Modi said, 'Over Rs 1,000 cr released in advance for states affected by Cyclone Fani.'

03 May 2019 9:25 AM

Landfall process of Cyclone Fani begins, likely to last for another 3 hours

IMD said the wind speed of the cyclone could reach 200-230 kilometres when it makes the landfall.

03 May 2019 8:21 AM

Panic buying starts in Odisha, govt to act against hoarders

Scenes were similar at vegetable markets, taking advantage of which many vendors have hiked prices of vegetables.

03 May 2019 7:11 AM

Cyclone Fani: Odisha braces for landfall today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday held a meeting to review the preparedness to counter cyclone Fani.

03 May 2019 6:40 AM