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  • Cyclone relief measures on a war-footing in Tamil Nadu's Nagapattinam

    Cyclone relief measures on a war-footing in Tamil Nadu's Nagapattinam

    The district administration has taken up cyclone relief measures on a war-footing in Tamil Nadu.

  • Deep depression to cross near Tamil Nadu on November 16

    Deep depression to cross near Tamil Nadu on November 16

    A deep depression is slated to cross the coast near Nagapattinam in Tamil Nadu on November 16, prompting the district administration to today review its preparedness and put in place the required mechanism to face any impact.

  • In Chennai, Narendra Modi pitches for 'cyclone of change'

    In Chennai, Narendra Modi pitches for 'cyclone of change'

    Narendra Modi, Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate, was in Chennai today to deliver the Nani Palkhivala memorial lecture on 'India and the world'. The city, from the airport to the venue - the Tamil Nadu University - was dressed up i...

  • 18 Tamil Nadu fishermen arrive in Chennai after surviving 'Phailin'

    18 Tamil Nadu fishermen arrive in Chennai after surviving 'Phailin'

    Eighteen Tamil Nadu fishermen, who swam to safety after being caught at sea by cyclone 'Phailin', arrived in Chennai today.

  • Cyclone Phailin triggers India's biggest evacuation operation in 23 years

    Cyclone Phailin triggers India's biggest evacuation operation in 23 years

    Cyclone Phailin, being described as possibly the biggest cyclone ever to hit India, has triggered India's biggest evacuation programme in 23 years, reports said today. Over 5 lakh people have been evacuated from Odisha and Andhra Pradesh, the Home Se...

  • Cyclonic storm 'MAHASEN' 800 km off Chennai coast

    The latest satellite cloud imageries received by the Met office in Chennai indicate that the cyclonic storm 'MAHASEN' is about 850 km southeast of Chennai in the Bay of Bengal.

  • Cyclone Nilam hits Tamil Nadu, thousands evacuated

    Cyclone Nilam hits Tamil Nadu, thousands evacuated

    Cyclone Nilam crossed Chennai and made landfall at Mahabalipuram, south of the Tamil Nadu capital at about 4.30 pm on Wednesday. Two people have been reported dead in storm-related incidents. One person died and six other members of an oil tanker's c...

  • Cyclone Nilam's approach brings heavy rain to Andhra Pradesh

    Cyclone Nilam's approach brings heavy rain to Andhra Pradesh

    Rains and strong gales hit Nellore in Andhra Pradesh and other neighbouring districts of Tamil Nadu under the influence of cyclonic storm Nilam.

  • Severe cyclonic storm Nilam likely to make landfall shortly

    Severe cyclonic storm Nilam likely to make landfall shortly

    Nilam, which is now a severe cyclonic storm, is expected to make landfall between Puducherry and Chennai in Tamil Nadu, between 4 and 6 this evening. The MET department has warned of extensive damage to huts, standing crop and power lines.

  • South India braced for Cyclone Nilam

    South India braced for Cyclone Nilam

    Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh are bracing for a cyclone. Deep depression in the Bay of Bengal has intensified into a cyclone, which is expected to cross between Nagapattinam in Tamil Nadu and Nellore in Andhra Pradesh in the afternoon today.

  • Cyclone warning halts port operations in Chennai

    Cyclone warning halts port operations in Chennai

    The Chennai port on the southeast coast has stopped cargo operations after a cyclone warning, a port official said on Tuesday.

  • Cyclone Nilam to hit Tamil Nadu at 100 kmph

    Cyclone Nilam to hit Tamil Nadu at 100 kmph

    Cyclone Nilam is expected to hit the coast of Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh today afternoon. Heavy landfall is being expected by forecasters after the deep depression which had formed in the Bay of Bengal intensified into a cyclone. According to fore...

  • Cyclone alert issued in Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh; heavy rains in Chennai

    Cyclone alert issued in Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh; heavy rains in Chennai

    The deep depression which had formed in the Bay of Bengal has intensified into a cyclone. The cyclone, which has been named Nilam, will cross Nagapattinam and Nellore (South Andhra Pradesh) tomorrow evening.

  • Rains in Tamil Nadu, possible cyclone alert issued

    Rains in Tamil Nadu, possible cyclone alert issued

    Even as the US is reeling under the impact of Hurricane Sandy, which could be the largest storm in American history, back home a possible cyclone is in the making in the Bay of Bengal- 350 km off Chennai. MET officials say that currently, it's in the...

  • More Tamil Nadu fishermen attacked by Lankan Navy

    In yet another incident, the Sri Lankan Navy allegedly attacked some fishermen off Kodiakarai coast and damaged a boat, fisheries department officials said on Thursday. The officials said eight fishermen of Arucottuthurai in Vedaranyam in the distri...

  • Tamil Nadu government to construct one lakh houses for cyclone affected

    Tamil Nadu government to construct one lakh houses for cyclone affected

    Tamil Nadu government would construct one lakh concrete houses for the people in Cuddalore and Viluppuram districts, hit badly by the cyclone Thane last year. Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today announced allocation of Rs 1,000 crore for the project...

  • Repair work allottment after Cyclone Thane illogical: Madras High Court

    Repair work allottment after Cyclone Thane illogical: Madras High Court

    The Madras High Court has observed that the manner in which road repair works in cylone Thane-hit Villupuram district had been split up and awarded to a small group of contractors did not satisfy the laid down procedure and appeared to be wholly illo...

  • High Court tells Centre, Government to spell out relief measures on Thane

    The Madras High Court directed the Centre and Tamil Nadu government to spell out the specific relief measures being taken by them to alleviate hardships of those hit by cyclone 'Thane' in the state in the last week of December 2011.

  • Walmart Foundation donates Rs 50 lakh to cyclone-hit farmers

    The Walmart Foundation, a division of the world's largest retailer Walmart, has donated USD 100,000 (about Rs 50 lakh) to farmers in Cuddalore district in Tamil Nadu, who were severely affected by cyclone Thane last year. International humanitarian ...

  • Villagers stage road block over cyclone relief

    More than 1,000 residents of a village in Cuddalore district, which bore the brunt of cyclone Thane in December last, staged a road roko on the Vidudhachalam-Chennai road here today alleging relief amounts had not been paid to a majority of household...

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