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cyclone ockhi

Braving insurmountable odds

Cyclone Ockhi had claimed 144 lives from Vallavilai and seven other parishes under the Latin Catholic Archdiocese of Thiruvananthapuram.

27 Feb 2018 4:37 AM

Widows turn to tailoring to stitch up their lives

Thanks to Fr Darwin Peter, the widows are fast picking up lessons to start life anew.

27 Feb 2018 4:34 AM

The year of the missing: Where’s our humanity?

All genocidal intent in India’s new policy is a clerical act of reclassification and the Rohingya go missing.

04 Jan 2018 2:58 AM

Centre biased in aiding Ockhi-hit states: Opposition

Calls for stronger coordination; Cong walks out of LS.

23 Dec 2017 12:16 AM

Cyclone Ockhi: PM announces relief measures for affected states

PM assured the people that all help will be provided to them, the Govt stands shoulder to shoulder with them in this hour of crisis.

19 Dec 2017 7:54 PM


700 fishermen missing after cyclone Ockhi rescued: Sitharaman

Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan had also called upon all political parties, institutions and the public to donate generously to the special fund.

15 Dec 2017 8:28 AM

Opposition meet on floor strategy tomorrow

The meeting will be held at 4 pm, just an hour before the all-party meeting called by parliamentary affairs minister Ananth Kumar.

13 Dec 2017 1:50 AM

Weather experts attribute miasma to smog situation

Mumbai is now experiencing relatively lower wind speeds.

10 Dec 2017 1:51 AM

Ockhi’s litter a cry for help from oceans: Afroz

The beach clean up hero says that the mindset around marine litter must change to prevent an Ockhi-like incident from occuring again.

09 Dec 2017 12:08 AM

Cyclone Ockhi leaves Mumbai chilly, but with ‘good’ air quality

The IMD has also attributed the improvement in AQI from 'poor' to 'good' category to the strong winds from cyclone and rains.

07 Dec 2017 5:30 AM


Cyclone Ockhi weakens into depression, may not hit Gujarat

Although the cyclone has weakened, the state administration has made all the preparation to meet any eventuality.

06 Dec 2017 7:38 AM

Weather could be normal today, says IMD

Mumbai witnessed a decline of five degrees in temperature on Tuesday, with a minimum temperature reaching up to 22 degrees.

06 Dec 2017 1:55 AM

WR on high alert, trains on CR line delayed, public transport runs empty

Road transport and trains ran empty as several working professionals opted to work from home.

06 Dec 2017 1:47 AM

Cyclone hits poll campaign

Mr Shah’s poll rallies in Rajula town of Amreli and Mahuva and Shihor of Bhavnagar district were cancelled.

06 Dec 2017 1:34 AM

Dadar civic schools host Ambedkar devotees in Mumbai

The civic agency has also deployed a team of doctors and arranged for ambulances around Chaitya Bhoomi, his Dadar-based memorial.

06 Dec 2017 1:27 AM


PM Modi assures assistance, says monitoring all states

Rainfall at most places with isolated heavy rainfall very likely over Andaman and Nicobar Islands during next three days.

06 Dec 2017 1:06 AM

Cyclone Ockhi: 39 people dead, 167 fishermen missing in TN, Kerala

Joint Secretary in the ministry Sanjeev Kumar Jindal also said the cyclone is slowing down and would have no impact in Gujarat.

05 Dec 2017 7:30 PM

Ockhi is a natural calamity

By declaring it a natural calamity, the Centre would help assuage some of the considerable damage.

05 Dec 2017 4:39 AM

Civic body, railways take precautionary measures

The Central Railways has deployed more than 250 RPF personnel and MSFC personnel to manage the crowds.

05 Dec 2017 1:54 AM

Oil firms warned of Ockhi cyclone

The coastal belt will witness rains and gusty winds during next two days and hence the alert has been sounded.

05 Dec 2017 1:52 AM