Thursday, Jul 7, 2022
Science and Tech
Twitterati praise #CycloneMenOfIndia as Yaas storms coast
India Meteorological Department (IMD) Director General Dr. Mrutyunjay Mohapatra and National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) Director General Satya Narayan Pradhan are the men in the limelight
PM Modi to visit Odisha, West Bengal to review cyclone Yaas impact
Cyclone Yaas pounded parts of India's eastern coast on Wednesday, killing at least four people.
Naveen Patnaik undertakes aerial survey of cyclone-hit areas in Odisha
Patnaik has announced a seven-day relief for 128 villages in Balasore and Bhadrak districts that were marooned by the tidal surge and heavy downpour on Tuesday and Wednesday.
Cyclone Yaas: Six flights cancelled at Mumbai Airport
The flights to other regions, however, continue to operate as per schedule, CSMIA said a statement.
Indian Air Force airlifts 102 passengers ahead of Cyclone Yaas
The operation was carried out with a C-130 and two An-32 aircraft. Another C-130 airlifted 62 passengers and 6.8 tonnes of cargo from Lilabari to Kolkata.
Cyclone Yaas: NDRF earmarks highest-ever number of teams for Odisha, WB
The federal contingency force has committed a total of 112 teams for deployment in five states and the Union Territory of Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Yaas intensifies into cyclonic storm, to move north-northwest
Besides, strong surface or dust raising winds (25-35 kmph) is likely over Rajasthan, Haryana, Chandigarh and Delhi and Uttar Pradesh during next three days.
PM Modi reviews preparedness for cyclone Yaas, asks for timely evacuation of people
Modi also asked officials to ensure proper coordination and planning with state governments to ensure that no disruption is caused to COVID-19 treatment and vaccination in hospitals.
PM Modi to review preparations to deal with cyclone Yaas
Representatives from the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA), secretaries from Telecom, Power, Civil aviation and Earth Sciences ministries will attend the meeting
Cyclone Yaas: IMD issues two-day thunderstorm warning across Telangana
Experts warn that thunderstorms accompanied with lightning, gusty winds between 30 kmph and 40 kmph, and hailstorms are very likely to occur at isolated places across Telangana
Karimnagar DCCB to encourage oil palm cultivation
3 mins ago
IND-W vs SL-W: Harmanpreet, Pooja guide India to clean sweep
10 mins ago
Malaysia Masters 2022: Sindhu, Prannoy moves into quarters
15 mins ago
Weave your own ‘Bridal Story’ with this luxurious expo
25 mins ago
5 Indian actors to make international debut
34 mins ago
SCR RPF Band Team Enthralls Rail Passengers to Commemorate ‘Azaadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’
44 mins ago
British PM Boris Johnson resigns
1 hour ago
British PM Boris Johnson agrees to step down after several ministers resign
1 hour ago