West Bengal  /  Published 07.12.21

Jawad moves towards Bangladesh

In East Midnapore, rainfall stopped late on Monday morning, but the sky was cloudy. The administration relaxed curbs for tourists and allowed them to access areas close to the beaches. But the ban on ...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri and Anshuman Phadikar in Calcutta/Tamluk

West Bengal  /  Published 07.12.21

Dec rain jolt to potato

Heavy rainfall triggered by Cyclone Jawad lashed south Bengal since Saturday, leaving a trail of damage to potatoes, vegetables and paddy. The state government asked officials to assess the loss even...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty and Anshuman Phadikar in Bolpur/Tamluk

India  /  Published 07.12.21

Jawad drives farmer to death

A farmer in Odisha’s Ganjam district committed suicide after seeing his entire crop across two acres destroyed by rainfall triggered by cyclone Jawad.  Kailash Sabar, 57, took the extreme ...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

Jharkhand  /  Published 06.12.21

State: IMD alerts for fall in temperature

After the unseasonal showers caused by cyclone Jawad, get set to brace the cold. IMD's Ranchi Meteorological Centre on Monday issued an alert forecasting at least a four-degree fall in minimum te...
By Pinaki Majumdar

News  /  Published 06.12.21

Kolkata braves out low pressure & overnight rain, manages to stay afloat

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By My Kolkata Web Desk in Kolkata


News  /  Published 06.12.21

Rain in Kolkata set to abate on Monday

“Such a minimal difference between the maximum and minimum temperatures is unusual. The Celsius has not fallen according to December standards. But the low temperature lent a feeling of chill,&r...
By Debraj Mitra, Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

India  /  Published 06.12.21

Puri relief as Cyclone Jawad weakens

The people of the pilgrim city of Puri, who are yet to overcome the nightmare caused by the cyclone Fani in May 2019, heaved a sigh of relief as Cyclone Jawad turned into a depression and weakened fur...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

West Bengal  /  Published 06.12.21

Change in Mamata’s travel plan

Jawad, the cyclonic storm that would hit the east coast on Sunday and onwards, has made the Bengal government change the travel plan of chief minister Mamata Banerjee. Mamata, who is scheduled to att...
By Our Bureau in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 06.12.21

Cyclone weak, island dyke weaker

Cyclone Jawad, despite losing steam, was still strong enough to trigger a collapse in an embankment at Mousuni island, sandwiched between Gangasagar and Bakkhali, on the western fringes of the Sunderb...
By Jayanta Basu in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 06.12.21

Jawad limits impact to rain

Moderate to heavy rainfall lashed several parts of the state’s three coastal districts and parts of south Bengal starting Sunday morning, with remnants of the weakened Cyclone Jawad visible acro...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri and Anshuman Phadikar in Tamluk(EastMidnapore)


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