STORM

  • Nepal blizzard survivors recount ordeal, rescuers hunt for missing 3 days ago

    Kathmandu: Trekkers battling a Himalayan blizzard were left helpless after porters fainted from the cold, a survivor of one of Nepal's worst mountain disasters said on Friday, as rescue teams resumed a hunt for 10 missing hikers and the death toll reached 29. The dead included trekkers from Canada, India,...
  • Watch: Destruction caused by Cyclone Hudhud at Visakhapatnam airport 6 days ago

    CNN-IBN has accessed exclusive of the destruction at the Visakhapatnam airport after Cyclone Hudhud. The visuals show major sections of the airport damaged with structures collapsed, the roof caved in and rubble on the tarmac. ...
  • Cyclone Hudhud: 26 dead in AP, 3 in Odisha; prices of essential goods soar 6 days ago

    Visakhapatnam: Almost 48 hours after Cyclone Hudhud, 12 districts in Andhra Pradesh remain in darkness. At least 26 people have lost their lives in Andhra Pradesh and three have been reported dead in Odisha while 4 lakh people have been evacuated. Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to visit Visakhapatnam to...
  • How the cyclone Hudhud advanced after landfall 1 week ago

    Cyclone Hudhud, which hit the Andhra Pradesh and Odisha coastline on Sunday, has left behind a trail of massive destruction. The death toll now stands at eight while nearly 4 lakh people have been evacuated so far. ...
  • No death reported but communication lines still disturbed in Gopalpur 1 week ago

    After the cyclonic storm Hudhud made its landfall on Sunday an extremely turbulent weather conditions continue to prevail over the coast on Monday. But the cyclone is weakening and has now turned into a depression. ...
  • Watch: Hotel in Visakhapatnam completely damaged by Cyclone Hudhud 1 week ago

    CNN-IBN visited the worst-hit Bheemili in Visakhapatnam where a hotel was completely damaged by Cyclone Hudhud. The hotel authorities claimed that they were not issued any alert in advance. ...
  • Cyclone Hudhud: Andhra Pradesh stays on alert, focuses on restoration 1 week ago

    Hyderabad: A day after a very severe cyclonic storm Hudhud battered the Andhra coast with heavy rains leaving five persons dead, the state government is investing its energy and resources on restoration and relief works even as it remained on alert in view of heavy rainfall warning. Chief Minister Chandrababu...
  • Cyclone Hudhud weakens; power, communication hit in AP, Odisha, death toll reaches eight 1 week ago

    Visakhapatnam/Gopalpur: Cyclone Hudhud is now weakening after almost a day since it pounded the Andhra Pradesh and Odisha coastline. Nearly 4 lakh people have been evacuated from the coastal districts in the two states where the death toll has mounted to 8. The intensity of the cyclone has reduced from...
  • Well-prepared Andhra, Odisha weather Cyclone Hudhud, six dead, Vishakapatnam worst hit October 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Sunday noon witnessed the very severe cyclonic storm Hudhud hitting the coastal districts of Andhra Pradesh and Odisha with full force but the loss of life was contained to single digits by a well prepared administration. Even though heavy rain and winds of almost 200 kmph left six...
  • Cyclone Hudhud: Storm hits train movement in Andhra, Odisha October 12, 2014

    Hyderabad: Railways cancelled or diverted many trains in north coastal Andhra and adjoining Odisha in view of severe cyclone Hudhud which hit the coast near Visakhapatnam. Train movement has come to a complete halt between Vijayawada and Visakhapatnam and Visakhapatnam and Bhubaneswar. All trains between Hyderabad and Visakhapatnam also remain cancelled...
  • Odisha: Threat of storm is over but flood situations arise due to heavy rainfall October 12, 2014

    As the cyclone Hudhud strikes eastern coast of India, the heavy rainfall has lashed the state of Odisha resulting in death of two. ...
  • Cyclone Hudhud: IMD says 'worst is already over' as storm makes landfall in Vizag October 12, 2014

    As the severe cyclonic storm Hudhud makes landfall in Visakhapatnam on Sunday noon, the Met department has issued a statement saying that the worst phase of the cyclone is already over. ...
  • Uprooted trees, electric poles tell tale of cyclone Hudhud impact October 12, 2014

    Visakhapatnam: Gusty winds, uprooted trees, torn roofs of hutments and sheds and snapped electric cables bore testimony to the impact of severe cyclonic storm 'Hudhud' which hit Andhra Pradesh's coastal districts on Sunday. Normal life was thrown completely out of gear as winds with a speed of 170 to 180 kmph...
  • Cyclone Hudhud: Casualty mounts to two in Odisha due to storm October 12, 2014

    Bhubaneswar: Casualty in cyclone Hudhud rose to two in Odisha with a fresh death reported from Puri on Sunday. The deceased fisherman, who is yet to be identified, was caught in the sea current amid a tidal surge while he was trying to save his fishing boat anchored in the coast...
  • Watch: People evacuated forcefully from Gopalpur in Odisha ahead of Cyclone Hudhud October 12, 2014

    Forceful evacuation began in Gopalpur on Sunday morning. Since Saturday, the administration was saying that people should move to safer places, but they were not heeding to the warning. Several policemen came to the Gopalpur beach to evacuate people. ...
  • Strong winds, heavy rains in coastal AP ahead of Hudhud strike October 12, 2014

    Hyderabad: Strong winds and heavy rains led to large-scale disruption of power lines in three coastal districts of Andhra Pradesh as the state braced for Hudhud, a very severe cyclonic storm that is expected to hit the coast around noon on Sunday. "Except East Godavari, power entirely failed in the...
  • Watch: Heavy rains in Andhra Pradesh, Odisha as Cyclone Hudhud approaches October 12, 2014

    Cyclone Hudhud is just 100 km away from Vishakhapatnam, according to the Met department and is expected to make landfall between Visakhapatnam and Srikakulam in a few hours. It is stormy in Visakhapatnam on Sunday morning and has been raining heavily. Trees have been uprooted and power cuts have been...
  • Cyclonic storm Hudhud hits India; how the day unfolded October 12, 2014

    Sunday noon witnessed the very severe cyclonic storm Hudhud hitting the coastal districts of Andhra Pradesh and Odisha with full force but the loss of life was contained to single digits by a well prepared administration. Even though heavy rain and winds of almost 200 kmph left six people dead...
  • Cyclone Hudhud threatens east coast; PM Modi holds emergency meeting, rescue & relief teams ready October 11, 2014

    Visakhapatnam: As clouds loom dangerously over Visakhapatnam, and cyclone Hudhud less than 24 hours from making landfall, Prime Minister Narendra Modi chaired an emergency high-level meeting to review preparedness to combat the cyclone. The meeting was attended by Cabinet Secretary Ajit Seth, Principal Secretary to the PM Nripendra Mishra, Additional Principal...
  • Cyclone Hudhud less than 250 kms from eastern coast; Army, Navy and NDRF on standby October 11, 2014

    Visakhapatnam: With cyclone Hudhud less than 250 kms from the eastern coast, the Army and the Navy, along with the National Disaster Response Force are readying themselves to face all eventualities. Cyclone Hudhud, which has strengthened into a severe cyclonic storm, will make landfall between Madhurawada and Bimli, 30 kms...
  • Hudhud now a 'very severe cyclonic storm', Visakhapatnam to evacuate 35,000 people on Saturday October 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Cyclone Hudhud, which is fast approaching the Odisha and Andhra Pradesh coastline, has intensified into a "very severe cyclonic storm", the Met Department said on Friday. Indian Meteorology Department director LS Rathore said that the cyclone will further strengthen in the next few hours, bringing heavy to very heavy...
  • Andhra Pradesh: Cyclone 'Hudhud' to cross near Visakhapatnam coast on October 12 October 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Cyclonic storm Hudhud will cross the north Andhra Pradesh coast around Visakhapatnam by the forenoon of October 12, 2014. Hudhud has moved into a West-Northwestward direction from East Central Bay of Bengal and intensified into a severe storm. Cyclone Hudhud lay centered at 2:30 pm on October 9,...
  • Cyclone Hudhud to make landfall near Visakhapatnam coast by October 12 forenoon October 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Cyclonic storm Hudhud will cross the north Andhra Pradesh coast around Visakhapatnam by the forenoon of October 12, 2014. Hudhud has moved into a West-Northwestward direction from East Central Bay of Bengal and intensified into a severe storm. Cyclone Hudhud lay centred at about 750 km southeast of...
  • Severe cyclonic storm likely to hit Andhra Pradesh, Odisha coast by October 12 October 8, 2014

    New Delhi/Bhubaneswar: A "very severe cyclonic storm" is likely to hit Andhra Pradesh and Odisha coast by October 12 and unleash heavy rainfall and gusty winds with speed upto 155 kmph, the Met department said on Wednesday. The Cyclone 'Hudhud' crossed the area between Port Blair and Long Island of...
  • Cyclone Hudhud to hit Visakhapatnam on October 12, NDRF gears up for emergencies October 8, 2014

    New Delhi: Cyclone Hudhud is likely to make landfall in Andhra Pradesh's Visakhapatnam district by Sunday, October 12, the Indian Meteorological Department said on Wednesday. "As per the current assessment, the cyclone will cross Visakhapatnam by October 12. It is likely to cross the east coast between Visakhapatnam and Gopalpur in...
  • Cyclone Hudhud approaches Odisha, CM Patnaik says government prepared October 7, 2014

    Bhubaneswar: With IMD predicting movement of a possible cyclonic storm Hudhud towards Odisha coast, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik said the state government is fully prepared for the possible eventuality. "The government is prepared for the possible cyclonic storm," Patnaik said on his return from New Delhi. The state govenrment has cancelled leaves...
  • Storm leaves 200,000 displaced in Philippines, heads for Taiwan September 21, 2014

    Manila: Storm FungWong churned towards Taiwan on Saturday after killing at least five people in the Philippines, and forcing some 200,000 people into temporary shelter, including in the capital Manila, to escape massive flooding. Most schools on the main island of Luzon remained closed for a second day as a huge...
  • Snow storms hit western Canada September 11, 2014

    Ottawa: Calgary's one million residents are well accustomed to heavy snow and freezing temperatures but not in early September. Unseasonable snow storms battered the western Canadian city for a third day in a row, downing power lines to thousands of homes and businesses. The city at the centre of...
  • Storm drenches Japan; 1 dead, dozens hurt August 11, 2014

    Tokyo: A tropical storm moved out of Japan on Sunday after lashing the country with rain and wind, leaving one person dead and prompting evacuation orders for more than 1 million residents near swollen rivers. Tropical Storm Halong also disrupted land and air traffic and injured dozens of people as Japan...
  • Tourists back to paradise as Hawaii area struggles August 10, 2014

    Honolulu: His generator whirring at top speed, Gene Lamkin used rain captured from Tropical Storm Iselle to wash his hair as he and thousands of others in a rural swath of the Big Island remained in the dark and unable to traverse roads blocked by toppled trees. It was a...