06 Mar 2015
United Nations: Lauding India's improved disaster risk management and accuracy of its meteorological department, the UN has said timely warnings on cyclones have helped "dramatically" reduce mortality during natural calamities.
29 Oct 2014
Berhampur: The farmers, who were badly affected by cyclone Phailin and the subsequent floods a year ago in Ganjam, are yet to get crop damage assistance from the state government.
08 Oct 2014
Bhubaneswar: The deep depression in North Andaman Sea and its neighbourhood intensified into a cyclonic storm on Wednesday and is likely to cross Andhra Pradesh and Odisha coast on 12th October.
09 Oct 2014
Hyderabad: Collectors of all districts along the Bay of Bengal coast in Andhra Pradesh have been put on high alert in view of the threat of cyclone 'Hudhud'.
06 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Wednesday asked Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to release the balance amount of Rs.399.88 crore for cyclone Phailin and an interim assistance of Rs.500 crore for cyclone Hudhud that hit Odisha recently.
17 Oct 2014
Berhampur (Odisha): Cyclone Hudhud, which battered Odisha on Sunday, has dashed the hopes of farmers in the state's Ganjam and Gajapati districts to reap a bumper kharif crop.
18 Nov 2013
Berhampur (Odisha): Using pre-fabricated technology, the Ganjam district administration in Odisha has decided to reconstruct at least 24 school buildings damaged by Cyclone Phailin.
19 Oct 2013
Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: Anger over the slow and patchy delivery of aid is growing amongst survivors of a fierce cyclone that battered India's east coast almost a week ago and the delays have sparked protests and looting in some areas, aid workers said on Friday.
11 Apr 2015
United Nations: United Nations appealed for nearly USD 20 million for victims of Cyclone Pam which tore through the South Pacific island nation of Vanuatu last month, killing 17 people and leaving about 65,000 homeless.
13 Oct 2013
Kolkata: Barring inundation of some low-lying areas in coastal West Bengal, there has been no impact of cyclone Phailin in the state, Disaster Management Minister Javed Khan said.