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Cyclone Yaas Expected To Cross Odisha-West Bengal Coasts Today; 12 Lakh People Evacuated

May 26, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Flight operations at Kolkata’s NSCBI airport will be suspended from 8.30 am to 7.45 pm today, while Bhubaneshwar’s Biju Patnaik International airport will remain shut till 5 am on Thursday.

Cyclone Yaas: Eden Gardens To Provide Shelter To Maidan Clubs' Ground Staff

May 25, 2021 PTI

Cyclone Yaas, which is classified as a very severe cyclonic storm, is predicted to hit Kolkata on Wednesday evening with wind speed of 150kph-plus


Odisha Prepares For Cyclone Yaas, Likely To Make Landfall On Wednesday

Cyclone Yaas, a 'very severe cyclonic storm', is threatening to cause destruction in the north coastal districts of Balasore, Bhadrak, Kendrapara and Jagatsinghpur.

What Does Cyclone Yaas Mean And Who Names Cyclones?

May 25, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Oman named the current cyclone as Yaas and it means a tree.


Yaas To Intensify Into ‘Very Severe Cyclonic Storm’ Today, To Hit Odisha By Wednesday Noon

Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapara, Bhadrak, Mayurbhanj, Keonjhar and Balasore districts in Odisha are expected to be the worst-affected regions in the state

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24 May, 2021

Eastern Coast On High Alert As India Braces For Cyclone Yaas

Outlook Web Bureau

It comes barely a week after cyclone 'Tauktae' battered the western coast leaving behind a trail of destruction.


23 May, 2021

Depression Over Bay Of Bengal Likely To Develop Into ‘Very Severe Cyclonic Storm’ By Monday

Outlook Web Bureau

The depression is expected to intensify into a cyclonic storm, 'Yaas', by Monday, IMD added.


23 May, 2021

Cyclone Yaas: PM Modi Holds Meeting To Review Preparedness

Outlook Web Bureau

Prime Minister Narendra Modi called for involving various stakeholders like coastal communities and industries and directly reaching out to them and sensitising them about the cyclone.


19 May, 2021

Cyclone Tauktae: PM Modi Conducts Aerial Survey Of Damage In Gujarat, Diu; Announces Rs 1,000-Crore Aid

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The announcement was made after Modi held a review meeting here with Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani and top officials to assess the damage caused by the cyclone.


19 May, 2021

Cyclone Tauktae: 22 Dead, 65 Missing From Barge P305 Off Bombay High Area; 186 Rescued

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The Navy said its personnel, battling extreme weather, have so far rescued 186 of the 273 people who were onboard barge P305 and also two from tugboat Varaprada.


19 May, 2021

Cyclone Forming Over Bay Of Bengal Likely To Hit East Coast By May 27

Outlook Web Bureau

The cyclone forming over Bay of Bengal may not be as severe as cyclone Tauktae, which intensified into an extremely severe cyclonic storm.


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18 May, 2021

Cyclone Tauktae: Navy Ships Rescue 146 From Barge; Aerial Search On

Outlook Web Bureau

The Navy on Tuesday morning also deployed the P-8I long-range, multimission maritime patrol aircraft to join the search and rescue operations


18 May, 2021

Cyclone Tauktae Weakens After Making Landfall On Gujarat Coast

Outlook Web Bureau

Cyclone Tauktae, equivalent of a category 3 hurricane, slammed Gujarat state late on Monday, with wind speed surging as high as 190 kilometers (118 miles) per hour, according to the India Meteorological Department.


17 May, 2021

Cyclone Tauktae To Hit Gujarat Coast Tonight; Over 1 Lakh People Shifted

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As per a government release, the state administration shifted over one lakh people living in coastal areas of 17 districts to safer places till late Sunday night, and the work resumed on Monday morning.


17 May, 2021

Explained: What Is 'Tauktae' And How Are Cyclones Named?

Outlook Web Bureau

Cyclone Tauktae: Hundreds of people along the affected areas have also been evacuated.


15 May, 2021

Cyclone Tauktae: Goa Administration Gears Up After IMD Prediction

Outlook Web Bureau

The disaster management response forces led by the respective collectors, held meetings on Friday to check the preparedness to face Cyclone Tauktae.


15 May, 2021

PM Modi To Assess Preparations To Deal With Cyclone Tauktae

Outlook Web Bureau

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) had said on Friday that the depression in the Arabian Sea is likely to intensify into a 'very severe cyclonic storm' on May 17.


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14 May, 2021

Cyclone Tauktae Likely To Move Close To Gujarat Coast On May 18: IMD

Outlook Web Bureau

In view of this prediction, all ports in Gujarat have been asked to hoist a signal to warn fishermen against venturing into the sea.


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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