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Cyclone Hudhud: Radio helped reach remote areas of Odisha district

Cyclone Hudhud: Radio helped reach remote areas of Odisha district

16 Oct 2014

Koraput (Odisha): Radio played a major role in creating awareness about cyclone Hudhud in the hilly and remote tracts of Odisha's Koraput district where people don't read newspapers or have access to television sets, thus reducing the number of casualties.

Cyclone Hudhud,   Radio,   remote areas,   Odisha,   AP,   cyclonic storm,   storm,   natural calamity,  
Power supply partially restored, mobile services improve in Vizag

Power supply partially restored, mobile services improve in Vizag

16 Oct 2014

Visakhapatnam: Power supply has been partially restored in Visakhapatnam district and mobile communication services have also significantly improved, bringing some relief to the people facing harrowing times after Sunday's devastating Cyclone Hudhud.

restore water supply,   power supply,   cyclone hit areas,   Andhra Pradesh,   cyclone,   cyclonic storm,   natural calamity,  
Mangalyaan sends picture of Mars' moon Phobos

Mangalyaan sends picture of Mars' moon Phobos

14 Oct 2014

CHENNAI: Almost 20 days after it successfully entered the orbit of the Red Planet, Isro's Mars Orbiter sent pictures of Phobos - the largest of the two natural satellites that orbit around Mars. Both moons were discovered in 1877.

Mars Orbit,   Red Planet,   Isro,   Mars Orbiter,   Phobos,   Natural satellites,   India Mars mission,   Mars photos,  
Visakhapatnam remains without power, essential commodities

Visakhapatnam remains without power, essential commodities

14 Oct 2014

Visakhapatnam: People in this cyclone-ravaged port city in Andhra Pradesh continue to live without electricity and communication facilities for the third day on Tuesday.

Visakhapatnam,   power-cut,   essential commodities,   cyclone,   cyclonic storm,   storm,   natural calamity,  
PM Modi to visit Hudhud-hit Vizag today to take stock of situation

PM Modi to visit Hudhud-hit Vizag today to take stock of situation

14 Oct 2014

Visakhapatnam/Hyderabad: Prime Minister Narendra Modi would visit Visakhapatnam today to review the situation in the aftermath of cyclone Hudhud that has claimed 21 lives and left a trail of destruction in coastal Andhra Pradesh.

PM Modi,   cyclone-hit Vizag,   stock of situation,   cyclone,   cyclonic storm,   natural calamity,   ,  
8 killed, 24 missing after rainstorms, landslides hit China

8 killed, 24 missing after rainstorms, landslides hit China

02 Sep 2014

Beijing: Eight people were killed and 24 others went missing after rainstorms and landslides hit China's southwestern Chongqing Municipality.

8 killed,   24 missing,   rainstorms,   landslides,   China landslide,   natural calamity,  
Rajnath speaks to CMs; asks them to be ready for rain fury

Rajnath speaks to CMs; asks them to be ready for rain fury

13 Oct 2014

New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday spoke to Chief Ministers of Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh, assuring them of full support from the Centre to deal with any situation arising out of heavy rains in the wake of cyclone Hudhud.

Rajnath Singh,   rain fury,   cyclone,   cyclonic storm,   natural calamity,   Home Ministry,  
Cyclone Hudhud: AP, Odisha mount massive relief efforts, death toll rises to 24

Cyclone Hudhud: AP, Odisha mount massive relief efforts, death toll rises to 24

13 Oct 2014

Visakhapatnam/Bhubaneshwar: Andhra Pradesh and Odisha on Monday mounted massive relief efforts on a war footing to restore communication and power links and clear roads that were battered in the powerful cyclone Hudhud in which the death toll rose to 24.

Cyclone Hudhud,   Andhra Pradesh,   alert,   restoration,   cyclonic storm,   natural calamity,   PM Modi,   ,  
Congress govt should quit over poor handling of <strong>Uttarakhand</strong> tragedy: BJP

Congress govt should quit over poor handling of Uttarakhand tragedy: BJP

16 Jun 2014

New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has sought dismissal of the Congress government in Uttarakhand while accusing it of failing to carry out its duty of handing over bodies to the next of kin and not undertaking rehabilitation works even a year after the flash flood tragedy in the hill state.

Congress,   BJP,   Bharatiya Janata Party,   Uttarakhand,   Uttarakhand tragedy,   Uttarakhand disaster,  
11 missing in landslide in southwest China

11 missing in landslide in southwest China

01 Sep 2014

Beijing: Eleven coal miners went missing after a rain-triggered landslide hit a county in southwest China's Chongqing municipality on Monday. The landslide occurred when employees with the Yongfa coal mine in Yunyang County, were transferring from their dormitory to a safe location after torrential rains lashed the area.

11 missing,   landslide,   southwest China,   natural calamity,   disaster,   homeless,  

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