West Bengal  /  Published 03.05.19

Early landfall leads to early Calcutta airport closure

On Thursday, the DGCA had advised the airport to suspend operations between 9.30pm on Friday and 6pm on Saturday...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 03.05.19

Fani casts cloud on voting

Officials fear damage to polling centres in Hooghly, Howrah and North 24 Parganas...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 03.05.19

Fani fury to unleash rain through the day

The highest rainfall of 7.2mm was recorded at Ghatshila on Thursday night...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 03.05.19

Cyclone Fani: Mamata cancels rallies, asks people to stay indoors

The state government has sounded an alert to cope with the extremely severe cyclonic storm...
By PTI in Kolkata

India  /  Published 03.05.19

Cyclone Fani makes landfall in Puri

No casualties have been reported so far from any part of Odisha...
By PTI in Bhubaneswar


West Bengal  /  Published 02.05.19

Move-out plea for unsafe building residents

All senior civic officials would be in office on Friday night when the storm is expected to pass over the city...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

India  /  Published 01.05.19

EC lifts model code of conduct from 11 coastal districts of Odisha

Naveen Patnaik had urged the withdrawal of the MCC to facilitate speedy rescue and rehabilitation activities in the coastal areas...
By PTI in Bhubaneswar

Jharkhand  /  Published 11.11.18

Weathermen allay tempest worries

Cyclone Gaja won’t bring rain, affect temperature...
By Our Special Correspondent in Jamshedpur

Opinion  /  Published 20.05.19

Cyclone Fani: Cheated by the serpent

Cars and huge buses were being overturned like playthings in the pouring rain as the winds howled like a thousand evil spirits unleashed...
By Soumitra Das

Books  /  Published 16.05.19

Death by apathy

The Bengal cyclone of 1876 is described by the author as the “worst calamity” of its kind in recorded history...
By Jhuma Sanyal


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