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Wednesday September 3rd 2014

Cyclone Phailin Projected/Predicted Path + Latest News

Below is the projected/predicted path of Cyclone Phailin, the latest news about Phailin is below the image!

Cyclone Phailin Path
Image Credit: USAF Joint Typhoon Warning Center



Cyclone Phailin – Google News

Global labour’s challenge to climate change – The Guardian


The Guardian

Global labour's challenge to climate change
The Guardian
The catastrophic Cyclone Phailin hit India in October 2013 killing 36 and uprooting over 550,000 people; Cyclone Mahasen hit Bangladesh and Burma in May 2013 causing one million people to be evacuated and killing 14. The workers in low-lying areas are …

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Posted on 2 September 2014 | 12:16 pm

Odisha targets 5 lakh ton potato output in Koraput – Odisha Sun Times


Odisha targets 5 lakh ton potato output in Koraput
Odisha Sun Times
Being at the receiving end for acute potato shortage ever since cyclone Phailin hit the state last October and left at the whims of neighbouring West Bengal for supply, the Odisha government today decided to set a target of producing 5 lakh tons of

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Posted on 1 September 2014 | 4:37 pm

Road Washed away, Villagers Cut Off – The New Indian Express


Road Washed away, Villagers Cut Off
The New Indian Express
The culvert near Anugur over river Harabhang and the connecting road to Mohana town, which were repaired after cyclone Phailin, were washed away in the recent rain. The culvert was the shortest route for around 40 villages of five panchayats to Mohana …
Bridge at Mohana in Gajapati of Odisha washed away due to incessant rains, 5 Orissadiary.com

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Posted on 1 September 2014 | 1:27 am

Ice & rice at loggerheads – Calcutta Telegraph


Ice & rice at loggerheads
Calcutta Telegraph
He donated Rs 1 lakh to help those affected by Cyclone Phailin last year. He said he would soon be seen taking up the Rice Bucket Challenge. “This is better since one can do it easily and any time,” he said. Actor Avisekh Rath thinks the Ice Bucket

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Posted on 29 August 2014 | 9:47 pm

Debt waivers inimical to repayment ethic: RBI official – mydigitalfc.com


Debt waivers inimical to repayment ethic: RBI official
mydigitalfc.com
… of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh had promised during their election campaigns that if elected to power, they would write off loans to farmers worth over Rs 1.3 trillion (Rs 1.3 lakh crore), after they claimed that crops were damaged by Cyclone

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Posted on 26 August 2014 | 2:41 pm

Reserve Bank of India: Don’t talk of debt waivers – Deccan Chronicle


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Reserve Bank of India: Don't talk of debt waivers
Deccan Chronicle
AP and Telangana are seeking debt waiver to the tune of Rs 1.3 trillion citing damage inflicted by cyclone Phailin last year. He also referred to “the dec-line in financial savings and consequential challenges to debt management when growth and private …
Don't Go for Debt Waivers: RBI to StatesNDTV
RBI Guv Cautions Against Debt Waivers Proposed By State GovernmentsRTT News
India's RBI governor warns of debt waiversAsia First Financial Intelligence Limited
Business Standard
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Posted on 25 August 2014 | 9:58 pm

Children worst affected by Odisha floods, says ‘Save the Children’ – Odisha Sun Times


Children worst affected by Odisha floods, says 'Save the Children'
Odisha Sun Times
A consortium led by Save the Children, including CARE, TDH and Handicap International has been actively engaged in rebuilding lives after Cyclone Phailin in Kendrapada and Puri districts. However, the recent floods just after 10 months of the cyclone, …
Children at 'extreme risk' following recent floods in India, warns Save the Thomson Reuters Foundation

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Posted on 25 August 2014 | 7:56 pm

Bank refuses to accept early loan repayment by fishermen – The Hindu


Bank refuses to accept early loan repayment by fishermen
The Hindu
Early repayment of loans by fishermen of Ganjam district coast in Odisha is being dissuaded by bank officials. For fishermen affected by Phailin cyclone, it would mean payment of extra interest. Recently, fishermen A.. Kaleya, S. Bairagi, P. Rameya

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Posted on 21 August 2014 | 6:03 am

Odisha govt to encourage flower growers to set up greenhouses – Odisha Sun Times


Odisha govt to encourage flower growers to set up greenhouses
Odisha Sun Times
Floriculture in Ganjam district suffered a setback after cyclone Phailin last year, he added. “We are motivating them to go for greenhouse cultivation to increase production,” said Chadha after holding a discussion with flower growers of the district here.

Posted on 11 August 2014 | 3:03 pm

Amid poor rain, farmers shift from paddy to other crops – E Kantipur


Amid poor rain, farmers shift from paddy to other crops
E Kantipur
However, the situation came to the right track when Cyclone Phailin, on October 9, developed in the Bay of Bengal in India brought strong rains to Nepal. “Phailin had its direct impact on Nepal's agriculture that dramatically recovered the loss as

Posted on 10 August 2014 | 3:39 am

Cyclone Phailin – Yahoo News Search Results

Don't go for debt waivers: RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan to states

Andhra Pradesh & Telangana are seeking debt waiver to the tune of Rs 1.3 trillion citing damage inflicted by cyclone Phailin last year.

Posted on 25 August 2014 | 4:28 pm

Bank refuses to accept early loan repayment by fishermen

For fishermen affected by Phailin cyclone, it would mean payment of extra interest.

Posted on 21 August 2014 | 6:12 am

Gopalpur port to resume operations by 2014 end

The port's operations came to a standstill after cyclone Phailin hit the state's southern coast last year

Posted on 20 August 2014 | 3:56 pm

HSL CMD listsachievements

The Hindusthan Shipyard Limited (HSL) has done better than all other shipyards in the country — both in the public as well as the private sector — during 2013-14 by delivering five vessels and tw…

Posted on 15 August 2014 | 7:36 pm

Odhisha steps up effort to boost floriculture

With floriculture suffering a setback after cyclone Phailin last year, Odisha government is encouraging flower growers to set up greenhouses in Ganjam district to boost production in a big way.

Posted on 11 August 2014 | 8:12 am

Odhisha Govt Motivating Flower Growers to Set Up Greenhouse

With floriculture suffering a setback after cyclone Phailin last year, Odisha government is encouraging flower growers to set up greenhouses in Ganjam district to boost production in a big way.

Posted on 11 August 2014 | 7:28 am

RBI to reschedule loans only in four districts

The Reserve Bank of India has formally given its approval for rescheduling of crop loans in four districts affected by heavy rains and Phailin cyclone in 2013 thus only partly conceding the reques…

Posted on 8 August 2014 | 6:35 pm

'46 coastal radar stations sanctioned, 38 in pipeline'

New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) Forty-six coastal radar stations have been sanctioned to strengthen maritime surveillance and foil attempts by terrorists to use the sea route to enter the country and work on 44 of these is complete, the Lok Sabha was informed Friday.

Posted on 8 August 2014 | 3:16 pm

Andhra Pradesh, Telangana farm loan wavier calls don't hold merit: RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan

During the recent Assembly and general elections in Andhra and Telangana, Naidu and K Chandrashekhar Rao had promised farm loan waivers.

Posted on 5 August 2014 | 12:58 pm

AP, Telangana farm loan wavier calls don't hold merit: Rajan

Generally, a district collector declares crops in his area as being affected due to a catastrophe, which automatically triggers favourable treatment of bank loans, under which the affected dud loans are not treated as bad loans, Rajan said.

Posted on 5 August 2014 | 12:43 pm