CYCLONE

  • Hudhud: Enumeration of damages begins in cyclone-hit Vizag 16 hours 50 minutes ago

    Visakhapatnam: With essential services being largely restored in Visakhapatnam, battered by cyclone Hudhud recently, the exercise of assessing damages caused by the calamity has begun. Visakhapatnam district Collector N Yuvraj said the process of enumeration of damages caused to agriculture has begun with the survey teams visiting the villages. He...
  • Cyclone death toll 43 in Andhra Pradesh; CM Naidu leaves for Hyderabad 2 days ago

    Hyderabad/Visakhapatnam: The death toll on account of the cyclone 'Hudhud' stood at 43 in Andhra Pradesh on Sunday, with Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu assuring that power supply would be back in the affected coastal districts by October 25. The number of those killed in rain-related incidents due to the...
  • Andhra Pradesh: Power supply in cyclone-hit districts will be back by October 25, says CM Naidu 2 days ago

    Visakhapatnam: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Sunday said power supply in the cyclone-hit Visakhapatnam, Vizianagaram and Srikakulam districts of coastal Andhra Pradesh will be restored by October 25. Naidu said that power supply would be restored upto 90 per cent in Visakhapatnam by October 23, in all...
  • Death toll rises to 50 in cyclone-hit AP; 3 still missing 3 days ago

    Visakhapatnam: Death toll in the severe cyclonic storm 'Hudhud' that battered coastal districts of Andhra Pradesh has mounted to 50 as the government on Saturday renewed appeal for public donation and voluntary service to speed up the massive rebuilding exercise in affected areas. Twelve more deaths have been reported since Friday....
  • More places will be connected to Vizag airport, says Civil Aviation Minister 3 days ago

    New Delhi: A day after flight operations resumed from the cyclone-affected Vishakhapatnam airport, Union Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju on Saturday said that the coastal city in Andhra Pradesh would be connected with more places. "Yesterday itself Hyderabad and Delhi were connected (from Vishakhapatnam). Today more areas are getting...
  • Cyclone Hudhud: CM Chandrababu Naidu appeals to people to donate for rebuilding Vizag 3 days ago

    Visakhapatnam: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Saturday appealed to the people to make generous contribution for rebuilding Visakhapatnam and bring the city, worst-hit by cyclone Hudhud, back to its 'past glory'. He said an action plan is being prepared and experts from agriculture universities will be a...
  • SS Thaman's concert to raise funds for Hudhud victims 3 days ago

    Hyderabad: Composer S.S. Thaman will perform on Sunday at Thaman Unplugged Music for a cause. The proceeds from the concert will be donated to the Chief Minister's relief fund for the victims of Hudhud cyclone in Andhra Pradesh. The event will take place at Hard Rock Cafe. Actors such as Akkineni Naga...
  • SBI says most of Hudhud-hit branches in Andhra now operational 4 days ago

    Mumbai: State Bank of India said it has restored normal operations at almost all the 225 branches affected by the cyclone 'Hudhud' in Andhra Pradesh. "Of the 225 branches in the affected districts of Visakhapatnam, Vijaynagaram and Srikakulam, as many as 195 branches have been brought to normal as of...
  • Cyclone Hudhud hit Vizag airport to resume partial services today 5 days ago

    Visakhapatnam: Moving towards greater normalcy, cyclone-devastated city airport would resume operations on Friday with partial resumption of flights and restoration of power supply gathered pace in coastal districts of Andhra Pradesh wrecked by Sunday's natural calamity. Power supply had been partially restored in Visakhapatnam district and mobile communication services significantly improved,...
  • It was a frightening and an awful experience, says Nepal avalanche survivor 5 days ago

    30 people, including three Indians were killed in an avalanche in Nepal. "It was frightening and an awful experience. I was sure I was going to die, all members of my group are lost," said a survivor. ...
  • Vizag's brand image will remain intact despite Hudhud, says Andhra Pradesh government 5 days ago

    Hyderabad: Hudhud may have hit the port city of Visakhapatnam hard, but its brand image will not take any beating, Andhra Pradesh chief secretary IYR Krishna Rao on Thursday said. "There is no damage to Vizag's brand image as such because of the devastation caused by Hudhud. Let there be...
  • You let me down, Andhra CM tells telecom service providers 5 days ago

    Visakhapatnam: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday lashed out at telecom service providers for lack of connectivity even a couple of days after Cyclone Hudhud devastated the coast, and accused them of being driven only by profit motive. At a high-level meeting here with top executives of telecom...
  • Hudhud havoc casts shadow on Diwali in coastal villages of Andhra Pradesh 5 days ago

    Bheemili: For many people in Andhra Pradesh, the festivities this Diwali will be overshadowed by the gloom brought in by cyclone Hudhud, which wreaked a havoc in the coastal villages of the state. The devastating cyclone, which battered the Andhra coast on Sunday, has damaged around 8,000 houses and ravaged...
  • Cyclone Hudhud: Visakhapatnam Steel Plant damaged, non-operational for 6 months 5 days ago

    Cyclone Hudhud which battered Visakhapatnam on Sunday has left behind a trail of destruction. One of the country's biggest steel plants, the Visakhapatnam Steel Plant has seen extensive damage and will not be operational for 6 months. ...
  • Nepal snowstorm: Death toll rises to 30, 3 Indians among those dead 5 days ago

    Kathmandu: At least 3 Indians were killed as the death toll in one of the worst snowstorms to hit Nepal's Himalayan mountain range reached 30. After the rescue work resumed, two more bodies of Indian trekkers were recovered from Narkhu village in Manang district. One Indian was found dead in the...
  • Cyclone Hudhud hit Vizag airport to resume operations from Friday 6 days ago

    Vizag: Vizag airport will resume operations from Friday, after sustaining extensive damages in the wake of cyclone Hudhud. The decision to resume operation was taken by the Director General of Civil Aviation, the Bureau Civil Aviation Security in consultation with various airlines. Air India will restart its operations on Friday, with...
  • Indian among 21 trekkers killed in Nepal avalanche after cyclone Hudhud made its way northward 6 days ago

    Kathmandu: An Indian was among 21 trekkers killed while 85 others remained missing after being hit by one of the worst snow storms in western Nepal on Wednesday. Sixteen people - Nine Nepalese, three Polish, three Israelis and one Vietnamese -- were killed and as many as 19 others were injured...
  • Avalanche in Nepal kills 21 people, 85 still missing 6 days ago

    Moving northwards, cyclone Hudhud has turned deadly causing heavy snowfall and an avalanche in Nepal has killed 21 people including an Indian and four Canadian trekkers. ...
  • Four days after Cyclone Hudhud, many in Visakhapatnam still struggle without power, food, water 6 days ago

    Visakhapatnam: It has been four days since cyclone Hudhud hit the Odisha and Andhra Pradesh coastline and though the worst is over, the damage and destruction has been massive, especially in and around Visakhapatnam. Villages around the city are still without power and people are struggling for food and water. Thirty-five-year-old...
  • Andhra Pradesh government to supply essential commodities free in cyclone zone 6 days ago

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu said that essential commodities will be distributed free at all the fair price shops in the cyclone-affected districts. The Chief Minister travelled through Visakhapatnam rural, Vizianagram and Srikakulam districts, an official release said. The release quoted Advisor (Communications) to AP government Parakala...
  • Andhra Pradesh government should come to rescue of cyclone-hit fishermen, says Jagan Reddy 6 days ago

    Visakhapatnam: Leader of Opposition in Andhra Pradesh Assembly, YS Jaganmohan Reddy on Wednesday urged the state government to provide immediate financial aid to the cyclone-affected fishermen. "The state government has miserably failed in addressing the problems of the fishermen. Even as 400 boats of the fishermen were badly damaged in...
  • Andhra Pradesh: Declare 'Hudhud' a national calamity, says Chiranjeevi 6 days ago

    Hyderabad: Congress Rajya Sabha member K Chiranjeevi on Wednesday asked the Centre to declare cyclone 'Hudhud', which has caused large-scale devastation in Andhra Pradesh's north coastal districts, as a "national calamity". The former Union Minister also said he has donated Rs 50 lakh from his MP Local Area Development Scheme...
  • Hudhud devastation: No power supply in Visakhapatnam 6 days ago

    Power lines are down in Visakhapatnam. Atleast 20,000 electric polls are down. Energy secretary said damage to electric sector alone is 1000 crores. ...
  • Andhra Pradesh launches portal to collate data on cyclone Hudhud damages 1 week ago

    Hyderabad: Aiming to leverage the power of technology, the Andhra Pradesh government has launched a web portal to collate and analyse data on the damages caused by the devastating cyclone Hudhud in coastal Andhra. The portal www.hudhud.ap.gov.in will facilitate collation and analysis of damages and it will be used by all...
  • US Telugus contribute $100,000 for cyclone Hudhud relief 1 week ago

    Washington: Telugu Association of North America (TANA), the largest Telugu organization outside India, has announced that it will be making an initial contribution of $100,000 for relief efforts for the victims of cyclone Hudhud. Expressing shock at the unprecedented disaster caused by cyclone Hudhud in the northern districts of Andhra Pradesh,...
  • Cyclone Hudhud: Hundreds of rescue workers from Odisha arrive in Visakhapatnam 1 week ago

    More than 500 people are working to restore power and clear roadblocks in Vizag. Hundreds of rescue workers from Odisha have come to Visakhapatnam. "We are helping Andhra Pradesh just like they helped us in 1999," said a rescue worker. ...
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  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay 1 week ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: PM visits Cyclone hit Andhra Pradesh, announces Rs 1,000 crore relief package 1 week ago

    After taking an aerial survey of cyclone-hit Andhra Pradesh, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday announced an interim relief of Rs 1,000 crore for the state. ...
  • Cyclone Hudhud: Rail route to Vizag in Vijayawada division cleared for traffic 1 week ago

    Hyderabad: The rail route to Visakhapatnam on Vijayawada-Rajahmundry-Visakhapatnam section of Vijayawada Division of South Central Railway, which had been affected due to cyclone Hudhud, was opened for rail traffic this afternoon. The railway track on down line towards Visakhapatnam has been made fit for traffic and trains will be operated...