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Odisha school kids to be taught about lightning and thunderstorms as 460 fall prey to it in state

Lightning claims more lives in Odisha then any other calamity. The death toll due to lightning has increased significantly in recent years.

published on : 21st January 2019

Hailstorm very likely over pockets of northern India

The lowest minimum temperature recorded was 5 degrees celsius at Nowgong in east Madhya Pradesh.

published on : 20th January 2019

Chennai Corporation repackages tenders worth Rs 40 crore; small contractors rejoice

The tenders have been repackaged into 77 works with the packages starting from Rs 11 lakh and going up to Rs 1.25 crore.

published on : 12th January 2019

Lack of supervision of officials makes storm water drains in Chennai redundant

Lack of supervision and coordination between Chennai Corporation officials and contractors in-charge of building stormwater drains has resulted in a messy situation.

published on : 9th January 2019

Death toll from Philippine storm, landslides climbs to 126

While the Bicol region is often hit by deadly typhoons, many failed to take precautions because the storm was not strong enough to be rated as a typhoon under the government's storm alert system.

published on : 6th January 2019

1 dead, thousands stranded as Storm Pabuk lashes Thailand

The district chief of Koh Samui island, Kittipop Roddon, told CNN that there were about 20,000 tourists staying on the island, which was the second largest in Thailand.

published on : 4th January 2019

Concern over official bid to ‘save’ Pallavaram lake

Works are in progress to connect the stormwater drain network – built on the Pallavaram Periya Eri – to the underground drainage system of the municipality.

published on : 31st December 2018

CGC repackages cancelled storm water drain tenders

The Greater Chennai Corporation (GCC) is repackaging cancelled storm water drain tenders to accommodate smaller contractors.

published on : 29th December 2018

Class 7 girl dies as bathroom walls come crashing down in Karnataka school

Investigations have revealed that the building was constructed adjacent to a stormwater drain. All four bathrooms which were built on the drain collapsed at the same time. 

published on : 19th December 2018

Greater Chennai corporation cancels Rs 127-crore tenders to build SWDs

  In the corrigendum issued by the Storm Water Drain Department earlier, ‘administrative reasons’ were cited for the cancellation.

published on : 16th December 2018

Andhra on high alert as storm set to cross between Ongole and Kakinada

'4 teams of NDRF personnel have been sent to East Godavari district and another kept on standby at the 10th Battalion headquarters for ready movement,' State Disaster Management Authority said.

published on : 15th December 2018

Atleast 17 people rescued by helicopter after flash flooding affects Australia's East Coast

Following flash flooding and thunderstorms with more expected throughout the weekend, more than 100 people in the State of Victoria were rescued  including 17 being lifted via helicopter.

published on : 14th December 2018

Tamil Nadu farmers warned ahead of new cyclone ‘Phethai’

As far as coconut trees are concerned, it is expected that the trees between the age of seven and  40 years are likely to be affected.

published on : 14th December 2018

Tamil Nadu: New cyclone 'Phethai' expected to be as severe as Gaja

It is very likely to intensify further into a deep depression in the next 12 hours and into a Cyclonic storm during the subsequent 24 hours.

published on : 13th December 2018

Porn star Stormy Daniels to pay Donald Trump's legal fees amounting to USD 390,000

Trump's attorney, Charles Harder, had requested nearly USD 390,000 in fees and equal amount in sanctions as a deterrent against a "repeat filer of frivolous defamation cases."

published on : 12th December 2018
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