As Odisha braces up for another cyclone developing in the Bay as a low pressure, the State government on Friday put its action plan on place for deployment of response teams in regions most likely to be affected by the probable disaster.
The researchers added that while follow-up data is still being analysed for participants, initial changes in brain activity one day following treatment were a good predictor of whether a person would still show improvement at six months.
Senior scientist of the India Meteorological Department (IMD) RK Jenamani has shared latest updates on probable cyclone ‘Asani’ and its impact on east coastal belt and Andaman Nicobar islands.
The WHO brief said that young people, whose mental health has been affected by Covid-19, are disproportionally at risk of suicidal and self-harming behaviours.
The Deep Depression or the remnant of cyclonic storm ‘Jawad’ weakened into a depression over northwest Bay of Bengal close to southeast of Puri at 2.30PM on Sunday (December 5).
Red warning for heavy to very heavy rainfall is very likely to occur at a few places with extremely heavy (>20cm) falls at one or two places over the districts of Gajapati, Ganjam, Puri and Jagatsinghpur on December 4.
As per the latest forecast by the Bhubaneswar Centre of the India Meteorological Department (IMD), the low pressure area over South Thailand and neighbourhood with the associated cyclonic circulation is likely to intensify and reach North Andhra Pradesh-Odisha coasts by the morning of 4th December, 2021.
As per the latest forecast by the India Meteorological Department (IMD), a low pressure area lies over South Thailand and neighbourhood and is likely to emerge into Andaman Sea during the next 12 hours.
The Low Pressure Area over central parts of Andaman Sea is likely to move west-northwestwards and become well-marked over north Andaman Sea and adjoining southeast Bay of Bengal by 15th November.
Due to the likely depression that is predicted to cross the Tamil Nadu coasts between Viluppuram and Chennai, many places, including Bhubaneswar, in Odisha is going to see rainfall
Bhubaneswar: The low pressure area formed over Southeast Bay of Bengal and adjoining South Andaman sea is likely to become a well marked in the same region in the next 12 hours, said India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Thursday. As per the latest IMD’s bulletin, there is a low probability that the system may concentrate […]
Bhubaneswar: When Odisha has been witnessing the initial moments of Covid-19 second wave, the IMD’s Regional Specialised Meteorological Centre (RSMC), the niche cyclone tracking agency for the entire north Indian Ocean, has today hoisted an alert of low-pressure area (LOPAR) in the south-east Bay of Bengal (the Andaman seas). For people in Odisha, the LOPAR […]
Bhubaneswar: The Low Pressure area over South Andaman Sea and adjoining areas of Southeast Bay of Bengal has now become well marked, India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Sunday. The system is likely to concentrate into a depression during the next 36 hours. The system is likely to move west-north-westwards and reach near south Tamil […]
Bhubaneswar: The low pressure system over Bay of Bengal is likely to intensify into a depression during the next 48 hours, said India Meteorological Department IMD) on Saturday. As per the latest forecast, the fresh Low Pressure area lies over South Andaman Sea adjoining South-east Bay of Bengal and Equatorial Indian Ocean. It is very […]
Bhubaneswar: Another low pressure system is likely to form over the Bay of Bengal in the next 48 hours, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Friday. As per the latest bulletin, a Cyclonic Circulation lies over East Equatorial Indian Ocean and adjoining south Andaman Sea and extends up-to 5.8km above mean sea level. Under […]
Bhubaneswar: Several parts of Odisha will experience rain and thunderstorm activities in the next couple of days under the influence of a fresh low pressure system over Bay of Bengal. As per India Meteorological Department (IMD), the low pressure area has formed over Equatorial Indian Ocean and adjoining central parts of South Bay of Bengal […]
Mumbai: Ira Khan has said that she was sexually harassed at 14. She made the revelation while talking about the divorce of her parents, Aamir Khan and Reena Dutta, which happened in 2002. “When I was 14, I was sexually harassed. That was slightly an odd situation as I didn’t know what that person was […]
Bhubaneswar: Even though Odisha has been spared from witnessing a heavy spell of rain today, several districts in North Odisha will experience squally winds under the influence of the depression in the next 12 hours. Squally wind speed reaching 40-50 kmph gusting to 60 Kmph is likely prevail over north Odisha coast during next 12 […]
New Delhi: The well-marked Low Pressure Area (LOPAR) over northwest and adjoining west-central Bay of Bengal off south Odisha and north Andhra Pradesh coasts is likely to concentrate into a depression. However, the depression unlikely to develop into cyclone, informed IMD. Director General (DG), India Meteorological Department (IMD), Mrutyunjay Mohapatra informed that the coastal Odisha […]
Bhubaneswar: The well-marked Low Pressure Area (LOPAR) over northwest and adjoining west-central Bay of Bengal off south Odisha and north Andhra Pradesh coasts is likely to concentrate into a depression in the next 12 hours and further intensify into a deep depression during the subsequent 24 hours, informed the Regional Meteorological Centre in Bhubaneswar today. […]
Bhubaneswar: With the depression over Bay of Bengal (BoB) intensifying into a deep depression, several areas of Gajapati district were battered by heavy rains on Monday, prompting the administration to shift the people in the hilly areas to safer places. As rainfall is expected to lash Odisha for some more days, the state government issued […]
Bhubaneswar: The existing well marked Low Pressure area over east-central and adjoining southeast Bay of Bengal has intensified into a depression and lies centered over west-central Bay of Bengal, said the India Meteorological Department on Sunday. The depression is likely to concentrate into a deep depression by tomorrow and cross north Andhra Pradesh coast during […]
Bhubaneswar: With the fresh low pressure over north Andaman sea and adjoining east-central Bay of Bengal set to intensify into a depression in the next few hours, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Friday has issued heavy rainfall warning for several parts of Odisha. As per the Regional Meteorological Centre, Bhubaneswar, the low pressure system […]
Bhubaneswar: As per India Meteorological Department’s latest forecast, a fresh low pressure has formed over Andaman Sea and adjoining East-central Bay of Bengal (BOB) today. The system is likely to concentrate into a Depression by tomorrow (October 10). IMD’s Regional Centre in Bhubaneswar said, the system will subsequently move west-northwestwards and cross north Andhra Pradesh […]
Bhubaneswar: A fresh low pressure area is very likely to form over north Andaman Sea and adjoining east Central Bay of Bengal (BOB) around October 9, informed India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Sunday. The low pressure system is likely to move north-westwards towards north Andhra Pradesh and Odisha coasts with gradual intensification into a Depression […]
Sydney: Australian researchers have found that rates of elevated psychological distress, including depression and anxiety symptoms, were found among adults during the peak of the Covid-19 outbreak. The acute and long-term mental health impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic are largely unknown, the study, published in the journal PLOS ONE reported. “Research into previous pandemics has […]
Toronto: Researchers have found that individuals exposed to early life stress (ELS) were more likely to develop a major depressive disorder (MDD) in childhood or adolescence. For the findings, published in the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, the research team examined the association between eight different types of ELS and […]
New Delhi: Amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, when people are battling stress, uncertainties and health risks — a study done by the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) has found that yoga- and meditation-based lifestyle intervention (YMLI) increases neuroplasticity and reduces the severity of major depressive disorder. The 12-week study, to determine the effects […]
New York: Dear parents, please take note. Researchers have found that kids who blame themselves for mom’s sadness are more likely to face depression and anxiety. “Although mothers with higher levels of depressive symptoms face an increased risk that their children will also experience symptoms of depression and anxiety, our study showed that this was […]
London: Young people who spend too much time sitting still are at an increased risk of depression, researchers have warned. The study, published in the journal Lancet Psychiatry, found that an additional 60 minutes of light activity (such as walking or doing chores) daily at age 12 was associated with a 10 per cent reduction […]
New Delhi: As researchers have found that cyberbullying amplifies symptoms of depression and post-traumatic stress disorder in young people, health experts here also stressed that in some cases it can be far more horrifying than physical bullying. According to the experts, cyberbullying is when a child, teen or youngster becomes a target of actions by […]
London: Researchers have developed a predictive tool that can recognise adolescents who are at high or low risk of depression in young adulthood. Published in the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, the study also evaluated the performance of the tool in samples of adolescents from New Zealand and the UK, demonstrating […]
London: People exposed to higher levels of air pollution are more likely to experience depression or commit suicide, researchers have found. The systematic review and meta-analysis of evidence connecting air pollution and a range of mental health problems, published in the journal Environmental Health Perspectives, reviewed study data from 16 countries. “Our findings correspond with […]
New York: If you do not like or cannot perform aerobic exercise for some reason, try yoga to improve brain health as scientists led by Indian-origin Neha Gothe have found evidence that yoga enhances many of the same brain structures and functions that benefit from aerobic exercise. The findings are based on a review focused […]
New York: About one-third of patients newly diagnosed with the most common form of lung cancer have moderate to severe symptoms of depression, a new study suggests. For many of these patients — particularly those with severe symptoms — depression occurs in a toxic blend of high levels of anxiety, traumatic stress, impaired day-to-day functioning […]
Mumbai: Alia Bhatt on Sunday said she felt guilty for being a “terrible sister” for not understanding Shaheen as much as she should have during the latter’s battle with depression. The actor said she got more clarity on her sister’s mental state after reading her book “I’ve Never Been (un)Happier”. Alia, who accompanied Shaheen at […]
New York: If applied in right “doses”, yoga and breathing exercises can improve symptoms of depression and anxiety in both short and long terms, reveal new research. Published in the Journal of Psychiatric Practice, the study from Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) provided evidence that yoga can be a helpful complementary treatment for clinical […]
Bhubaneswar: The General Manager of RBI’s Guwahati branch, who allegedly committed suicide in Odisha’s Jajpur, was depressed after failing to get a job transfer from Assam to his native state of Odisha, the police said on Saturday. “According to the deceased Asish Ranjan Samal’s wife, he wanted a job transfer to Odisha from Guwahati. Samal […]
New York: The amount of time spent on social media is not directly adding to the anxiety or depression issues in teenagers, say researchers from Brigham Young University. The study, published in the journal Computers in Human Behavior, shows that it is not merely the amount of time spent on social media that’s leading to […]
New York: Adolescents who play contact sports, including football, are no more likely to experience cognitive impairment, depression or suicidal thoughts in early adulthood than their peers, says a new study. Published in the Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine, study of nearly 11,000 youth followed for 14 years found that those who play sports are […]