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9 January, 2019 4:10 PM Fisherman Rescued After Eight Hours At Sea In Tamil Nadu

Devrajan, a crew member of an Indian fishing boat RR, accidentally fell into the sea on Tuesday night. The Coast Guard today rescued a 41-year-old fisherman, eight hours after he accidentally fell into the sea in Tamil Nadu. The coast guard received a call for help from a fishing boat which was about 60 km southeast of Pamban Light around 11:30pm on Tuesday 143

5 January, 2019 7:28 AM Cyclone Pabuk: IMD issues alert, recommends suspension of fishing operations in Andaman Sea

Cyclone 'Pabuk' had centred itself over the Gulf of Thailand on Friday and was likely to move northwestwards and emerge into the Andaman Sea by Saturday morning.  New Delhi: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Saturday issued an alert over the emergence of Cyclonic storm 'Pabuk' into the Andaman Islands, which made its landfall at 12.45 pm in Nakhon 158

17 December, 2018 2:41 AM Severe cyclonic storm Phethai likely to weaken slightly before landfall on Monday

Heavy to very heavy rainfall is expected at a few places in Andhra including areas of east and west Godavari, Vishakhapatnam, Krishna, Guntur, Vizianagaram and Srikakulam districts and Yanam district of Puducherry.  The severe cyclonic storm Phethai is likely to weaken slightly before landfall due to unfavourable environmental conditions and cross the coast 91

16 December, 2018 6:37 PM Andhra Pradesh coastal areas brace for cyclonic storm Phethai, alert sounded

The MeT department on Sunday warned that the cyclonic storm Phethai is likely to intensify into a severe category and cross Andhra Pradesh coast on Monday afternoon. The India Meteorological Department also issued an orange message as a warning of the storm. The IMD issued a press release on Sunday afternoon saying that the storm is very likely to intensify 391

23 November, 2018 12:08 PM PM Must Visit Cyclone Affected Areas, Help Expedite Work: Kamal Haasan

Kamal Haasan sought more medical aid in the affected areas of cyclone Gaja to prevent outbreak of any possible epidemics. Actor-politician Kamal Haasan on Friday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to visit the cyclone ravaged districts of Tamil Nadu, saying it would make the government machinery work faster to address people's issues. The ongoing relief 521

17 November, 2018 6:04 PM Cyclone Gaja likely to intensify again; alert sounded in Lakshadweep

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Saturday warned that the Cyclone Gaja, which has already claimed 33 lives, is likely to intensify again. A cyclone alert was sounded in Lakshadweep for the next 12 hours. After weakening by Friday evening, the cyclonic storm moved further down the coast. “It then moved nearly westwards, emerged into the southeast 144

15 October, 2018 1:34 PM China launches two more satellites to strengthen GPS-style system

The satellites join a system which has been in place for five years and in these years, has helped rescue more than 10,000 fishermen. Beijing: China successfully launched twin BeiDou-3 navigation satellites into space on Monday to strengthen its satellite navigation network being built to rival the US' Global Positioning System (GPS). The satellites 239

29 September, 2018 5:31 AM Indonesia: Earthquake, tsunami kills at least 48 on Sulawesi island

Strong aftershocks continued to rock the coastal city on Saturday morning after waves up to three metres (9.8 feet) high swept through the scenic tourist town, triggered by a 7.5 magnitude earthquake on land.  JAKARTA: Many bodies were found on Saturday along the shoreline of the Indonesian city of Palu on Sulawesi island which was hit by a major earthquake 204

20 September, 2018 3:21 PM Cyclone to hit Odisha, Andhra Pradesh coast on Thursday night: IMD

A deep depression is moving at a speed of about 12 kmph and is likely to intensify into a cyclonic storm in the next 12 hours, the cyclone warning division of IMD said in the evening on Thursday. A cyclone will hit the coasts of Odisha and Andhra Pradesh on late Thursday night, according to the India Meteorological Department (IMD). A deep depression 105

19 August, 2018 5:13 AM Watch: Garud commando airlifts baby from rooftop, hands it over to mother in flood-ravaged Kerala

Rescue operations are in full swing in flood-ravaged Kerala. A large number of people, including senior citizens, women and children have been airlifted from isolated buildings. rescue operations are being carried out through army boats, large fishing vessels and makeshift yachts also. Packed houseboats and rafts moving through inundated roads could 89