May 31, 2021 02:15 PM IST
It is surprising that the barge full of people was allowed to remain in the path of the cyclone when many others sailed away to safety
- May 23, 2021 12:36 PM IST
- May 22, 2021 09:19 AM IST
As per government data, as many as 79 persons were killed due to the Cyclone Tauktae in Gujarat.
- May 20, 2021 07:57 PM IST
As many as 37 personnel on board the barge have been killed and 38 are still missing.
- May 20, 2021 07:06 PM IST
Experts say it might well have been an error in judgement on the part of the master of the vessel or the company in charge of the operations that might have claimed the lives of so many workers. Maharashtra minister Nawab Malik blames ONGC.
- May 20, 2021 05:45 PM IST
According to rescue workers, hopes are running out with each passing hour as it will be difficult for someone to sustain without food or water in mid-sea braving extreme weather conditions.
- May 20, 2021 08:57 AM IST
Cyclone Tauktae Live Highlights: As many as 46 people were killed in the incidents related to cyclone Tauktae in Gujarat which made landfall on Monday night and left a trail of destruction before weakening and moving to Rajasthan.
- May 19, 2021 05:38 PM IST
Cyclone Tauktae: PM Modi had visited Gujarat to review the situation in the state after Cyclone Tauktae ravaged it, leaving 45 dead.
- May 19, 2021 03:55 PM IST
Ahead of the typhoon, the Coast Guard had warned ONGC and the Flag Officer, Offshore Defence Advisory Group (FODAG), to take appropriate safety measures
- May 19, 2021 02:06 PM IST
Fifteen deaths were reported from Amreli district in Saurashtra region, the worst affected in the cyclone that crossed the state coast as an extremely severe cyclonic storm on Monday night and completed landfall around 1.30 am Tuesday, officials said.
- May 19, 2021 01:11 PM IST
Modi is in Gujarat to review the situation in the state in the aftermath of cyclone Tauktae. He landed at Bhavnagar from Delhi around noon and proceeded for the aerial survey of Una, Diu, Jafarabad and Mahuva, an official said.
- May 19, 2021 10:56 AM IST
Cyclone Tauktae: Cyclone Tauktae is the fourth cyclone in consecutive years to develop in cyclone shy Arabian Sea. A look at the changing trend in cyclone frequency and intensity in the region.
- May 19, 2021 08:17 AM IST
Cyclone Tauktae Highlights: The cyclone killed as many as 13 people and left behind a trail of destruction along the coast
- May 18, 2021 08:19 PM IST
The whereabouts of at least over 50 people are still unknown.
- May 18, 2021 05:30 PM IST
The cyclonic storm claimed two lives in separate boat accidents at Mahim and Madh jetties, as per an update issued by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC). In another incident, a tree collapsed on a 45-year-old woman at a chawl in Worli area on Monday. She succumbed to her injuries while undergoing treatment at the KEM Hospital, the BMC said.
- May 18, 2021 04:58 PM IST
The viral videos of Cyclone Tauktae's impact on Mumbai, some of which were purportedly made from the Taj Hotel, show tidal waves rattling the metallic barricades and strong howling winds drowning every other noise, reminding people of the horrors of nature’s fury.
- May 18, 2021 04:53 PM IST
The department has allowed intra-circle roaming (ICR), which allows telecom operators to use each others network, in Gujarat’s Amreli, Bhavnagar, Botad, Gir, Somnath, Junagadh, Valsad and Navsari in Gujarat, and also in districts of Daman and Diu, Dadar and Nagar Haveli, telecom secretary Anshu Prakash told PTI.
- May 18, 2021 04:45 PM IST
Many people in coastal areas spent the night without electricity. Distribution companies say they have quickly restored supply to hospitals and oxygen plants, and will soon set things right for others.
- May 18, 2021 02:02 PM IST
They said the minister talked to the CMs over the telephone and extended support of the Union government in aiding and mitigating challenges that arose in the aftermath of the 'extremely severe cyclonic storm' battering the costal areas on the country's western shore along the Arabian Sea.
- May 18, 2021 01:35 PM IST
Three frontline warships, maritime patrol aircraft and helicopters were part of Indian Navy's rescue operations, to find and save the crew members of the two vessels working for ONGC.
- May 18, 2021 12:21 PM IST
According to the India Meteorological Department's (IMD) Mumbai centre, the Santacruz observatory (representative of suburbs) recorded 230.3 mm rainfall in the 24-hour period ending at 8.30 am on Tuesday.
- May 18, 2021 11:13 AM IST
The vessel was carrying 273 people when it started drifting on Monday as strong winds battered India's western coast, sending huge waves crashing onto its shores and turning roads into rivers.
- May 18, 2021 09:11 AM IST
In the wee hours of May 17, Cyclone Tauktae hit the Arabian Sea off the coast of Mumbai.
- May 18, 2021 08:27 AM IST
Tropical Cyclone Tauktae Highlights | The IMD also announced that the cyclone has weakened into a ''very severe cyclonic storm'' from the ''extremely severe cyclonic storm'."
- May 18, 2021 08:04 AM IST
State officials said there are no reports of any casualty due to the tropical storm ''Tauktae'' (pronounced as Tau''Te), adding it has weakened.