A day after his visit to the Amphan-hit states, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had on May 23 announced assistance of Rs 1,000 crore to West Bengal and Rs 500 crore to Odisha which was released for immediate relief activities, the Centre said.
Updated on Nov 13, 2020 12:48 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Kanishka Sarkar
“There are three reasons due to which Pune has received more than normal rainfall in just 20 days, that is cyclonic rains due to Nisarga, good moisture incursion and normal onset of monsoon,” said Anupam Kashyapi, IMD director.
Published on Jun 21, 2020 04:29 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Pune | By Jigar Hindocha
The 69.79-sq km sanctuary, located in the Western Ghats, will remain shut for tourists due to restoration work, till the end of July.
Updated on Jun 17, 2020 11:40 AM IST
Kamaleswar Mukherjee had been a full-time medical practitioner, having worked in state-run and private hospitals, before taking a plunge into the world of cinema in 2011 and directing several critically-acclaimed movies.
Published on Jun 13, 2020 09:36 PM IST
Kolkata | By Press Trust of India
“Assessment of damages due to Cyclone Nisarga was done, there was a lot of damage. To help people of Konkan, every family there will be given Rs 5000 each for purchasing clothes and essentials, those whose houses in slums were damaged will be given Rs 15,000 each,’’ Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar said.
Updated on Jun 11, 2020 07:32 AM IST
Mumbai | By Asian News International| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwal
Cyclone Nisarga in Maharashtra: NCP president Sharad Pawar interacted with locals at a market in Mangaon where district guardian minister Aditi Tatkare and Raigad Lok Sabha MP Sunil Tatkare were also present.
Updated on Jun 09, 2020 03:07 PM IST
Mumbai | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Arpan Rai
One structure – a government building made of concrete – survived high speed winds, while the other that did not sustain any damage was a house which had four layers of tin, making it difficult for the combined sheets to fly off.
Updated on Jun 07, 2020 11:02 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Badri Chatterjee
Salman Khan’s Panvel farmhouse took a beating from Cyclone Nisarga, his rumoured girlfriend Iulia Vantur’s pictures and videos show.
Updated on Jun 05, 2020 09:27 PM IST
He will visit a few cyclone-hit villages adjoining Alibag and hold a meeting at a hall near the district collector’s office with local leaders and officials to get a sense of the losses incurred due to the natural disaster.
Updated on Jun 05, 2020 12:14 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Surendra P Gangan
The meteorological department has further issued warning for heavy rainfall in 27 districts in Madhya Pradesh in the next 24 hours.
Updated on Jun 05, 2020 08:01 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Bhopal | By Ranjan | Edited by: Amit Chaturvedi
Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray also asked officials to file a report of the damage caused by Cyclone Nisarga within two days, in order to assure that speedy help is provided to the farmers and villagers.
Published on Jun 05, 2020 06:51 AM IST
Asian News International | By Asian News International| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwal
The cyclone alert has been withdrawn in the coastal districts, Kishorraje Nimbalkar, secretary, relief and rehabilitation confirmed.
Updated on Jun 05, 2020 02:07 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By HT Correspondents
The NDRF team was seen removing tress which got uprooted by the strong winds caused by the cyclone and had fallen on roads, causing traffic jams.
Updated on Jun 04, 2020 04:18 PM IST
Ratnagiri | By Asian News International| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwal
Business tycoons Anand Mahindra and Harsh Goenka have shared pictures of Mumbai’s orange sky.
Published on Jun 04, 2020 03:41 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Trisha Sengupta
Hansal Mehta says Cyclone Nisarga knocked out power in his area: ‘Water, inverter batteries might last a few more hours’
Filmmaker Hansal Mehta said that there is no electricity in his area due to Cyclone Nisarga. He expressed concern that the situation might remain like this for two more days.
Updated on Jun 04, 2020 03:27 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Entertainment Desk
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Updated on Jun 04, 2020 12:53 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
Angry Mumbaikars posted photographs and videos on social media and accused the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) authorities of their lack of preparedness to prevent waterlogging.
Updated on Jun 04, 2020 02:34 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Sagar Pillai
Officials, however, said heavy rains would continue in many parts of the state as an after-effect of the cyclone, which left four people dead and eight injured.
Updated on Jun 04, 2020 12:45 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Tanushree Venkatraman
Cyclone Nisarga, which weakened into a deep depression late on Wednesday night and further diminished into a depression on early Thursday morning, has been moving at a speed of 23 kmph.
Updated on Jun 04, 2020 01:15 PM IST
Meteorological officials said they were expecting more rain, including some heavy showers, since Mumbai was witnessing a combination of the post-cyclone effect and monsoon winds over the west coast.
Updated on Jun 04, 2020 12:09 PM IST
Large parts of Raigad district were devastated on Wednesday afternoon after cyclone Nisarga made landfall. Trees and electric poles were uprooted, communication lines snapped and damages caused to thatched and kutcha houses.
Updated on Jun 04, 2020 10:23 AM IST
Two people in Raigad district and two more in Pune district died, while eight people were injured in Sindhudurg and Ratnagiri, state officials confirmed.
Published on Jun 04, 2020 03:21 AM IST
Gujarat relief commissioner Harshad Patel said, “The situation in Gujarat is under control. No casualties have been reported.
Published on Jun 04, 2020 03:12 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Jaipur | By Jaykishan Sharma, Jaipur
The air quality index (AQI) was recorded at 22, falling under the “good” category and the lowest for the year, said the System of Air Quality Weather Forecasting and Research (SAFAR).
Updated on Jun 04, 2020 02:02 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Badri Chatterjee, Mumbai
Landing agents of Dawood Ibrahim’s company paid ₹50 per box, instead of the usual ₹5 for transporting silver and gold ingots, to Rashid Alware, a truck owner from Shrivardhan, to transport the explosives, said police.
Updated on Jun 04, 2020 04:04 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Presley Thomas, Mumbai
The cyclone crossed the coast near Alibag in Raigad district with wind speeds of up to 120km per hour at 12.30pm, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said.
Updated on Jun 04, 2020 05:53 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Badri Das Chatterjee and Jayashree Nandi, Mumbai/new Delhi
Nisarga blew in from the Arabian Sea, making landfall at the coastal town Alibag at around 12.30 pm and the process will finish by 4 pm, officials said.
Updated on Jun 03, 2020 11:54 PM IST
Mumbai | By Press Trust of India
Akshay Kumar posts picture of sunset after Cyclone Nisarga, says it’s ‘proof every day can end beautifully’. See here
Actor Akshay Kumar has shared an inspiring picture of the sunset, after Cyclone Nisarga made landfall in Mumbai on Wednesday.
Updated on Jun 03, 2020 08:51 PM IST
MIAL had scheduled a total of 19 flights for Wednesday, which include 11 departures and eight arrivals to be operated by five airlines -- Air India, IndiGo, SpiceJet, GoAir and AirAsia India.
Updated on Jun 03, 2020 08:11 PM IST
Mumbai | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Kanishka Sarkar
Several trees have been uprooted, electricity poles brought down leaving thousands without power in Maharashtra’s Raigad district, close to Alibag, where Cyclone Nisarga made landfall on Wednesday afternoon.
Updated on Jun 03, 2020 06:43 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Sohini Sarkar