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News  /  Published 09.05.22

Rain, lightning and thunderclaps greet Kolkatans on Rabindra Jayanti

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By My Kolkata Web Desk in Kolkata

India  /  Published 09.05.22

Cyclone weakens before landfall

Asani, the severe cyclonic storm in the Bay of Bengal, packing gale force winds up to 120 km per hour, was moving towards coastal Andhra Pradesh and Odisha at a speed of 25 km per hour on Monday, but ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

News  /  Published 09.05.22

Districts to bear brunt of ‘weakened’ Asani, moderate rain likely in Kolkata

A much-depleted version of Cyclone Asani is tipped to come near the West Bengal coast around Thursday. It is likely to be too weak to have any considerable impact on Kolkata, said Met officials. The...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 09.05.22

Dyke delay sparks flood fear

Last week, the irrigation authorities began repairing precarious stretches of dykes at Mahishamari, Silpara, Muriganga and Ghoramara in South 24-Parganas. But residents feel such temporary and hurried...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 09.05.22

Asani threat looms

The Bengal government has directed officials in south Bengal districts to ask farmers to harvest their ripe crops, mainly boro paddy, as soon as possible following the Met department’s forecast ...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Calcutta

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West Bengal  /  Published 09.05.22

Mamata defers tour to monitor cyclone

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee’s trip to the districts has been deferred by a week for her to monitory Cyclone Asani that might hit the coastal districts of Bengal and trigger heavy rainfall and...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 08.05.22

Cyclone Asani: Calcutta on high alert

The Calcutta Municipal Corporation (CMC) has put on alert its employees and disaster management teams in view of the formation of cyclonic storm Asani, which is likely to intensify further into a seve...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

India  /  Published 08.05.22

Cyclone Asani to intensify

The storm in the Bay of Bengal intensified into a cyclone on Sunday, packing wind speed of more than 75 kmph, and is expected to get stronger, the weather office said. However, it is expected to fizz...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 08.05.22

Bengal readies to cushion cyclone blow

The Bengal government is gearing up to minimise the devastation from cyclone Asani that is expected to make a landfall within 72 hours anywhere between the coastal belt of Bengal and Andhra Pradesh. ...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri and Snehamoy Chakraborty in Calcutta

News  /  Published 07.05.22

Cyclone Asani likely to turn towards West Bengal coast

Cyclone Asani is likely to change course to move towards West Bengal and cause more impact in the state than has been predicted so far.   The first cyclone on the Bay of Bengal this season ...
By The Plurals News Network


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