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Death Toll From Heavy Rains In China Reaches 33

Rainwater has damaged more than 215,200 hectares of crops, causing a direct economic loss of about 1.22 billion yuan.

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Heavy Rain, Thunderstorm Lash Odisha

A large part of Odisha including the state capital Bhubaneswar on Saturday experienced heavy rain due to low pressure and advancement of the south-west monsoon in the state, official sources said.

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Rain, Thunderstorm Alert For Odisha; IMD Issues Heavy Rainfall Warning For 3 Districts

Bhubaneswar: The cyclonic circulation over interior Odisha and neighbourhood has become less marked. However, several parts of the State will experience rain and thunderstorm activities in the next 24 hours,…

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Low Pressure Forms Over Bay Of Bengal; Heavy Rain Likely In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: After a brief dry spell, several parts of Odisha will experience heavy to very heavy rainfall activity in the next three days, predicted India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Tuesday. As per the latest weather bulletin, a Low Pressure area has formed under the influence of a cyclonic circulation over central parts of Bay of […]

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Heavy Rains Kill 11 People In Telangana

Hyderabad: At least 11 people have died in Telangana following incessant rains that lashed several parts of the state, leading to waterlogging on roads and inundation of some low-lying areas. Nine persons died when a boundary wall collapsed in Mohammedia Hills in Bandlaguda due to the heavy rains here in the past two days, Hyderabad […]

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Watch: Heavy Rain Batters South Odisha

Berhampur: Incessant rain, triggered by the deep depression over the Bay of Bengal (BoB), has battered many areas in the southern parts of the State. Due to the heavy rains service roads near an under-construction bridge at Badagada in Bhanjanagar have been completely washed away, snapping connection between Berhampur and Badagada. Similarly, life has been […]

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Low Pressure Turns Into Depression: Odisha SRC Issues Advisory

Bhubaneswar: The Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) on Sunday issued advisory to the collectors of the districts under Orange and Yellow warning to remain alert for any eventuality arising out of the heavy rain predicted by the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD). In a letter issued to all the concerned authorities, the SRC stated, “Continuous vigil of […]

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Heavy Rain, Thunderstorm Pound Cuttack-Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: People of Twin City- Cuttack and Bhubaneswar on Saturday experienced an intense spell of heavy rainfall accompanied by thunderstorm. Vehicular traffic at prominent roads came to a grinding halt owing to accumulation of rainwater. This caused numerous problems to office goers in the afternoon. Met Centre issues rainfall & thunderstorm alert for Bhubaneswar & […]

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Heavy Rainfall Alert For 17 Odisha Districts In Next 24 Hours

Bhubaneswar: Heavy rainfall under the influence of a low pressure over the Bay of Bengal is most likely to occur in some districts of Odisha in next 24 hours. The rain may continue for three days, informed the Regional Meteorological Centre, Bhubaneswar. North and South Odisha may witness heavy rain today. However, it may rain […]

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Odisha Rains: Red Alert For 9 Districts, Flood Scare In Several Parts

Bhubaneswar: With the low pressure over North Bay of Bengal turning into a well-marked system sounding a red alert for several districts, heavy rainfall has created flood-like situation in several parts of the State. “The well-marked low pressure lies over the North Bay of Bengal and will gradually move north-westwards. Several coastal districts will experience […]

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Odisha Flood: Family Carries Dead Body On Shoulders Through Waist-Deep Water

Malkangiri: Flood-like situation in the Southern-Odisha district of Malkangiri has brought about unprecedented plight for its residents. In a glaring example of how normal life has been thrown out of gear, a dead body was carried on shoulders through a flooded road by the bereaved family in the district. Sources said Raju Motam from Biliguda […]

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Heavy Rain Triggers Flood-Like Situation In Odisha; Situation Grim In Malkangiri & Dhenkanal

Bhubaneswar: The low pressure induced rain in the past four days has triggered flood-like situation in several parts of Odisha. Several areas in the districts of Malkangiri and Dhenkanal are now cut-off from other parts of the State. The major rivers in Malkangiri district are now in spate while floodwater is now flowing two to […]

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Low Pressure Over Bay Of Bengal To Trigger Heavy Rainfall In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: People in Odisha will get relief from the prevailing hot and humid conditions as India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued heavy rainfall alert for the State predicting heavy to very heavy rainfall in the next five days in several districts of Odisha. A cyclonic circulation lays centered over Gangetic West Bengal an adjoining Bangladesh […]

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Cyclone Amphan Hits Agriculture Hard In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The extremely severe cyclonic storm Amphan which made landfall in neighbouring West Bengal brought large-scale damages to standing crops in several parts of Odisha. The farmers in the districts of Kendrapara, Balasore, Bhadrak and Jagatsinghpur have been worst hit. In Jagatsinghpur, the cyclone ravaged the betel vineyards causing huge losses to farmers. Bansidhar Swain, […]

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Rain, Thunderstorm To Lash Several Parts Of Odisha In Next Few Days: Met Dept

Bhubaneswar: Many areas in Odisha including coastal and interior districts of the State are likely to witness light to heavy rainfall with thunderstorm in the coming two days, the Regional Meteorological Centre in Bhubaneswar informed today. H.R Biswas, Director of Met Centre has informed that thunderstorm with lightning will be experienced in the coastal districts […]

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Heavy Snowfall, Rain Claim Nearly 84 Lives In Pakistan

Islamabad: Avalanches and landslides triggered by heavy snowfall and incessant rain across Pakistan have leftover 80 people, including women and children, dead, and destroyed many houses, officials said on Tuesday. Harsh weather conditions continue across Pakistan over the last three days, bringing normal life to a halt as road transport and communication remain severely affected. […]

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Cuttack SCB Hospital Flooded After Heavy Rains

Cuttack: Once again the poor drainage systems caused massive waterlogging inside several wards of the premier State-run SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack. At least two wards- Surgery and Radio-diagnosis department were flooded following a heavy spell of rain that lashed the city this evening. Waterlogging inside the two departments caused severe inconvenience to […]

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Trains Cancelled, Diverted Following Heavy Rain In Rayagada; Here's The List

Bhubaneswar: Keeping in view the damages caused to railway track between Doikalu and Ambodala stations in Rayagada-Titilagarh railway section following heavy rains, the East Coast Railway (ECoR) has either cancelled or diverted several passenger and Express trains running on the route. In a release, the ECoR said massive floods and rain in Rayagada area have […]

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Elderly woman dies after falling into overflowing drain in Smart City Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: Tension prevailed at Jaydev Vihar area as an elderly woman died after allegedly falling into an open drain here on Thursday. The deceased has been identified as T Akamma of Salia Sahi area of the city. As per reports, the incident occurred due to acute waterlogging following thundershowers that lashed the Smart City this […]

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Heavy rain hits flights at Mumbai airport

Mumbai: Flight operations were severely hit due to heavy rain and poor visibility at the Mumbai airport on Monday. A Mumbai International Airport Ltd. spokesperson said that on account of fluctuating visibility issues, there were no flight movements. Alhough there were no cancellations, at least three flights were diverted to other airports. In a different […]

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Monsoon Alert! Low pressure to trigger more rain in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The cyclonic circulation over Bihar and Jharkhand has intensified into low pressure area and several parts of Odisha will experience light showers in the next 24 hours, informed meteorologist of Bhubaneswar Regional Meteorological Centre, LK Giri on Sunday. “The cyclonic circulation over Jharkhand has intensified into low pressure and it now lay centered over […]

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India, NZ share points after another washout

Nottingham: The frustrating English weather finally caught up with the Indian team as their third World Cup game against New Zealand was called off without a ball being bowled here Thursday. New Zealand have seven points from four games while India now have five from three with the next game against Pakistan in Manchester on […]

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13 killed in Afghan flash floods, heavy rain

Firoz Koah (Afghanistan): At least 13 people have lost their lives and more than 100 houses have been destroyed due heavy rain and flash floods in Afghanistan’s Ghor province over the past two days, officials said on Saturday. Talking to reporters here, provincial Governor Ghulam Nasir Khazih said that the floods largely damaged provincial capital […]

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Nor'wester causes extensive damage in Jeypore

Jeypore: Nor’wester rain accompanied with gusty winds caused massive damages in Jeypore area of Koraput district on Friday. At least two persons were injured at separate incidents while several houses at Peta, Jamunaguda and Irrigation Colony of the town were also damaged. Vehicular movement was also adversely hit after trees got uprooted at several parts […]

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Over 60,000 people affected by Sri Lanka flash floods

Colombo: Over 60,000 people have been affected by flash floods and heavy winds in Sri Lanka’s northern part after days of heavy rains, officials said on Monday. Out of those affected, over 11,000 people were evacuated to safe locations as their homes were inundated due to continuous rains, Sri Lanka’s Disaster Management Centre was cited […]