Hurricane Michael in US kills 11

Panama City (Florida), Oct 12 : The death toll from hurricane Michael, one of the most powerful storms to make landfall in the US mainland, rose to 11 on Friday, with authorities warning that the number of dead could rise as emergency workers ventured more deeply into the areas devastated by the storm. Michael made […]

8 die as cyclone Titli batters Andhra, Odisha coast

Visakhapatnam/ Bhubaneswar, Oct 11 : A very severe cyclonic storm Titli unleashed havoc in north coastal Andhra Pradesh and south coastal Odisha on Thursday, claiming eight lives in Andhra and causing widespread destruction, officials said. The cyclone, which made landfall between Andhra Pradesh and Odisha early on Thursday, triggered widespread rains in the two states, […]

Cyclone Titli claims eight lives in Andhra

Visakhapatnam, Oct 11 : Eight people were killed in a very severe cyclonic storm Titli which wrecked havoc in north coastal Andhra Pradesh on Thursday, officials said. The cyclone, which made landfall between Andhra Pradesh and Odisha early on Thursday, uprooted trees, electricity poles and communication towers and also damaged crops. Srikakulam and Vijayanagaram districts […]

Cyclone Titli crosses Odisha, Andhra: Home Ministry

New Delhi, Oct 11 : Very severe cyclonic storm Titli, which is being referred to as a Category 2 hurricane, made an early morning landfall in Odisha’s Gopalpur before crossing the Andhra Pradesh coast on Thursday, a Home Ministry statement said. It also said that “the wind speed is likely to decrease gradually due to […]

Cyclone Titli makes landfall in Odisha, crosses coast

Bhubaneswar, Oct 11 : Very severe cyclonic storm Titli which is being referred to as a Category 2 hurricane, made landfall in Odisha’s Gopalpur on Thursday with surface winds reaching 126 kmph, the Met said. There has been no casualty yet. Heavy rains were dumped in at least eight districts of Ganjam, Gajapati, Khurda, Puri, […]

1 killed in deadly Florida hurricane

Miami, Oct 11 : At least one person was killed and thousands of homes were without power in the state of Florida due to hurricane Michael, one of the strongest storms to hit the continental US since 1992. Michael made landfall on Wednesday around 2 p.m. near Mexico Beach, Florida, dashing homes into pieces, swallowing […]