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Central Govt Allocates Additional Fund Of Rs.3,063 Crore To States Affected By Natural Disasters

Dec 30, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The additional assistance is over and above the funds released by the Centre to the states in the State Disaster Response Fund (SDRF), already placed at the disposal of the states.

FIR Registered Against BJP Leader Suvendu Adhikari, Brother For 'Cyclone Yaas Relief Theft'

Jun 07, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The FIR was registered based on a complaint of Kanthi Municipality member Ratnadip Manna, who alleged that tarpaulin worth Rs two lakh was recently stolen from a municipality store


Went To Cyclone-Hit Area On CM's Order, Alapan Says In Reply To Centre's Notice

The Union Home Ministry had on May 31 served a show-cause notice to Bandyopadhyay under a stringent provision of the Disaster Management Act that entails imprisonment up to two years

Naveen Patnaik: Master Strategist Who Turns Crisis Into An Opportunity

Jun 03, 2021 Sandeep Sahu

Thinking out of the box, and of course, knowing what would bring laurels for him, has been a notable trait of Naveen Patnaik.


Former Bengal Chief Secretary Alapan Bandyopadhyay Could Face Jail For Skipping PM Meet

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had alleged that Alapan Bandyopadhyay was targeted by the central government due to a 'political vendetta'.

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31 May, 2021

Bengal Chief Secretary’s Retirement Likely To Intensify Tussle Between Centre And State Govt

Snigdhendu Bhattacharya

West Bengal chief secretary Alapan Bandyopadhyay retired on Monday. He will now serve as Mamata Banerjee’s advisor for the next three years.


31 May, 2021

Bengal Chief Secretary May Go AWOL As Mamata Digs In Her Feet

Outlook Web Bureau

'As of now, Bandyopadhyay has not been relieved of his duties by the Bengal government... As per tomorrow's schedule, he may be participating in a review meeting to be chaired by the CM at the state secretariat around 3 pm,' the source said.


30 May, 2021

Centre's Recall Of Bengal Chief Secretary: Mamata Banerjee May Refuse To Play Ball

Outlook Web Bureau

The Centre has issued a notice recalling West Bengal chief secretary Alapan Bandyopadhyay to Delhi after he and Mamata Banerjee didn’t attend a cyclone review meet with PM Modi


30 May, 2021

‘I Wasn’t Invited To Modi’s Cyclone Tauktae Meeting,’ Says Gujarat Leader Of Opposition Paresh Dhanani

Snigdhendu Bhattacharya

While the Centre invited Bengal leader of Opposition Suvendu Adhikari to a review meeting post cyclone Yaas, it did not invite the Gujarat leader of Opposition for a similar meeting after cyclone Tauktae


29 May, 2021

Mamata, Bengal Chief Secretary Insulted PM Modi By Missing Cyclone Review Meet: Suvendu Adhikari

Outlook Web Bureau

Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee didn’t show up for a cyclone review meeting, which she was supposed to attend with PM Modi on Friday


29 May, 2021

'Don't Insult Me Like This': Mamata Banerjee To PM After Meeting Row

Outlook Web Bureau

Earlier, the BJP criticized Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for not turning up for a cyclone review meeting, which she was supposed to attend with PM Modi


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29 May, 2021

Modi’s Pinpricks, BJP’s Barbs: Why It’s Wrong To Compare Naveen’s Calm With Mamata Volatility In Cyclone Politics

Ruben Banerjee

The question is why did the chief ministers of two neighbouring states hit by the same cyclone react differently to the PM’s visit for the purpose of determining damages and extending help in rebuilding?


29 May, 2021

Centre Recalls Bengal Chief Secretary To Delhi Hours After PM Modi-Mamata Meet Row

Outlook Web Bureau

While asking the West Bengal government to relieve the officer with immediate effect, centre also directed Bandyopadhyay to report in Delhi by Monday.


28 May, 2021

PM Modi Reviews Damage Caused By Cyclone Yaas In Odisha

Outlook Web Bureau

Immediately after the review meeting, Prime Minister Narendra Modi left for an aerial survey to the worst cyclone-affected areas of Balasore and Bdahrak in Odisha, on his way to West Bengal.


28 May, 2021

Suvendu Adhikari A Thorn In Modi-Mamata Meeting Over Cyclone Yaas Relief

Snigdhendu Bhattacharya

West Bengal has informed the Centre of its reservations against the scheduled presence of BJP’s Suvendu Adhikari during the scheduled meeting between PM Modi and Mamata Banerjee.


26 May, 2021

Cyclone Yaas: Storm Surges Wreak Havoc In Coastal Bengal, Danger Not Over Yet

Snigdhendu Bhattacharya

Storm surges triggered by cyclone Yaas have wreaked havoc in the coastal districts of East Midnapore and South 24-Parganas


26 May, 2021

As Cyclone Yaas Strikes Odisha, Storm Surge Tops Bengal’s Concerns

Outlook Correspondent

As per early indications, East Midnapore and South 24-Parganas districts are likely to be the worst-hit by Cyclone Yaas


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26 May, 2021

Cyclone Yaas Strikes North Odisha, Landfall Process To Continue For 3-4 Hours

Sandeep Sahu

Cyclone Yaas made landfall near Dhamra port in Odisha's Bhadrak district at around 10.10 am today


Photo Gallery

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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