Important, Nation, News
December 02, 2017
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Cyclone Warning for Lakshadweep Islands by IMD

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Cyclone warning by IMD says that the very severe cyclonic storm ‘OckhiI’ over Lakshadweep area and adjoining Southeast Arabian Sea moved further west-northwestwards with a speed of 11 kmph during past 06 hours and lay centred at 0530 hrs IST of today, the 02nd December, 2017 over Lakshadweep area and adjoining southeast Arabian Sea […]

Important, Nation, News
December 02, 2017
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Cyclone Ockhi: CWC Warns of Rivers Rising in TN, Kerala

NEW DELHI: With the India Meteorological Department (IMD) predicting a heavy rainfall at isolated places of Tamil Nadu and Kerala over the next 24 hours in view of Cyclone Ockhi, the Central Water Commission (CWC) today said the pouring might trigger a rapid rise in the water level of the rivers in the two southern […]

Important, Nation, News
December 02, 2017
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Cyclone Ockhi: Modi Dials TN CM, Assures Assistance

  CHENNAI: The Tamil Nadu government has said it will soon seek central funds for the damage caused by Cyclone Ockhi in the southern parts of the state, with Kanyakumari and Tirunelveli districts being the worst hit. This was conveyed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi by Chief Minister K Palaniswami during a telephone conversation between […]

Kerala, News
December 01, 2017
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Cyclone Ockhi: Toll Rises to Nine in Tamil Nadu’s Kanyakumari and Kerala

CHENNAI/THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Cyclone Ockhi, that killed four people in coastal Kerala and five in Tamil Nadu’s Kanyakumari district as of Friday, is moving west­north westwards towards Lakshadweep in the Arabian Sea today, where it is likely to intensify further during the next 24 hours and then move north/northeastwards during the subsequent 48 hours. The IMD office […]

Important, Kerala, News
December 01, 2017
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All Possible Steps Initiated to Rescue Stranded Fishermen: CM

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The Kerala government has initiated all possible steps to rescue fishermen stranded in rough sea off the state coast due to cyclone ‘Ockhi’, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan today said. Talking to reporters here after a meeting that reviewed the situation, he said though the exact number of stranded fishermen was yet to be known, […]

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December 01, 2017
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Delhi Tops Crime Chart Among 19 Major Cities

NEW DELHI: Delhi has reported the maximum number of rape cases amongst 19 major cities at 40 per cent, besides the highest crime rate in 2016, according to the crime chart released by National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) today. The national capital has got the dubious distinction of topping the list in cases of murder, […]

Kerala, News
November 30, 2017
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IMD Issues Cyclone Alert for Lakshadweep and Kerala Coast

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: A cyclone alert has been issued for Lakshadweep and Kerala Coast as a deep depression closed in to 170 km south-east of Kanyakumari at 5.30 am this morning, spinning at just below cyclone status. Lakshadweep is an archipelago of 12 atolls, three reefs and five submerged banks lying 200 to 400 km to the […]