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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

BJD takes to streets against Central apathy towards Odisha – Odisha Sun Times


Orissadiary.com

BJD takes to streets against Central apathy towards Odisha
Odisha Sun Times
Besides, the cyclone Phailin and Hudhud assistance has also not reached the state. There has been repeated negligence from Centre towards the state,'' state Law Minister Arun Kumar Sahu said. Several ministers, party leaders and members of other
Odisha BJD to protest against Centre across state against paltry allocation of Orissadiary.com

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Posted on 2 March 2015 | 7:28 am

Naveen gives thumbs down to Budget – Times of India


Naveen gives thumbs down to Budget
Times of India
Our state faced two of the worst calamities in the last two years in the form of cyclones Phailin and Hudhud. At least on this score, Odisha deserved special focus. I am shocked that this fact has been completely overlooked in spite of our repeated

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Posted on 1 March 2015 | 1:21 pm

Budget 2015: Reduced central allocations upset non-BJP states – Hindustan Times


Hindustan Times

Budget 2015: Reduced central allocations upset non-BJP states
Hindustan Times
“Our state faced two of the worst calamities in the past two years consecutively in the form of (cyclones) Phailin and Hudhud. At least on this score, Odisha deserved special focus. I am shocked that this fact has been completely overlooked,” he said

Posted on 28 February 2015 | 4:46 pm

Odisha Pins Hope on Centre to Raise Fund for Schemes – The New Indian Express


Odisha Pins Hope on Centre to Raise Fund for Schemes
The New Indian Express
Besides, the State Government hopes that Centre would announce release of funds for cyclone Phailin which had hit the State in 2013. Though Prime Minister Manmohan Singh had announced interim assistance of `1,000 crore, so far `300 crore has been …

Posted on 28 February 2015 | 12:40 am

NBCC to build roads in Maoist hit districts of Odisha – Odisha Sun Times


NBCC to build roads in Maoist hit districts of Odisha
Odisha Sun Times
Patra requested Singh to sanction Rs 1600 crores as compensation against the damages caused by Cyclone Phailin to 3000 kilometres of rural roads and bridges, besides releasing the pending dues of the state's share of PMGSY soon. It may be noted that …

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Posted on 27 February 2015 | 4:38 pm

?Odisha looks at 8.78 pc growth in 2014-15 fiscal – Economic Times


Economic Times

?Odisha looks at 8.78 pc growth in 2014-15 fiscal
Economic Times
The recovery, however, was short lived as the severe cyclone Phailin followed by heavy floods very adversely impacted coastal Odisha during 2013-14 resulting in negative agricultural growth rate. It noted that that Odisha's economy exhibited an average …

Posted on 16 February 2015 | 11:47 am

Odisha Must Spruce Up Disaster Mitigation – The New Indian Express


Odisha Must Spruce Up Disaster Mitigation
The New Indian Express
The CAG report placed in the Odisha Assembly has punctured the halo around the Naveen Patnaik government over efficient management of Cyclone Phailin in 2013. While the chief minister was showered with praise from all quarters including the UN for …

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Posted on 16 February 2015 | 12:33 am

CAG Blows Away Government Claim on Phailin Relief Measures – The New Indian Express


Odisha Sun Times

CAG Blows Away Government Claim on Phailin Relief Measures
The New Indian Express
BHUBANESWAR:The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has pulled up the State Government for mismanagement in relief and restoration works after cyclone Phailin. “There was delay of six to nine months in providing relief to affected people and dal …
CAG raps state's Phailin management claimTimes of India
CAG debunks Odisha govt claim on 'handling' PhailinOdisha Sun Times
CAG raps Odisha over Phailin reliefBusiness Standard

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Posted on 13 February 2015 | 12:36 am

‘Cyclone Phailin ravaged ecosystem of Odisha’s Chilika lake’ – Times of India


Times of India

'Cyclone Phailin ravaged ecosystem of Odisha's Chilika lake'
Times of India
"The heavy rainfall that lashed coastal Odisha after the landfall of cyclone Phailin has significantly altered the concentration of silicate and ammonia in the Chilika lagoon. This large variation may lead to alteration in the composition of

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Posted on 16 November 2014 | 12:38 pm

In Odisha, Cyclone Phailin Survivors say Hudhud Can’t be Worse – NDTV


NDTV

In Odisha, Cyclone Phailin Survivors say Hudhud Can't be Worse
NDTV
Ganjam, Odisha: Cyclone Hudhud has brought heavy rain and strong winds to Odisha. But in Ganjam, those who weathered the worst of Cyclone Phailin last year, are thanking their stars. Hudhud comes nowhere near, they say. A detailed assessment of the …
Hudhud gone, Orissa relieved that there was no repeat of PhailinIndian Express
Hudhud: Odisha government ready for post-cyclone operationsEconomic Times
Massive Evacuation Brings to Fore Memories of PhailinThe New Indian Express
Deccan Herald -Business Standard
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Posted on 12 October 2014 | 1:03 pm

Cyclone Phailin – Yahoo News Search Results

States have adequate funds to deal with disasters: Rijiju

New Delhi, Feb 24: The Union government on Tuesday said, adequate funds are available for all states to deal with possible disasters and the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) has not abandoned any project mid-way. The government is in discussions

Posted on 24 February 2015 | 10:52 am

`States have adequate funds to deal with disasters’

Adequate funds are available for all states to deal with possible disasters and the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) has not abandoned any project mid-way, government said today.

Posted on 24 February 2015 | 10:11 am

Odisha blames Centre over slow pace of rural road construction

The state government today said due to delays in release of funding meant for Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojna (PMGSY), the actual target to complete rural road construction could not be achieved.

Posted on 19 February 2015 | 2:01 pm

Odisha's per capita income fourth from bottom

Bhubaneswar, Feb 16 (IANS) Though Odisha expects 8.78 percent growth rate in 2014-15 fiscal, the state stands fourth from the bottom in per capita income in all-India rankings, said the Economic Survey Report 2014-15 tabled Monday in the state assembly. While the Gross State Domestic Product (GSDP) expects 8.78 percent growth this fiscal against 2.21 percent growth in 2013-14, service sector …

Posted on 16 February 2015 | 1:00 pm

Odisha under CAG fire for poor relief work post-Phailin

Despite widespread appreciation of the Odisha government for its handling of cyclone Phailin in 2013, the Naveen Patnaik dispensation has failed to impress the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India. In its latest report, the CAG has castigated the government for mismanagement of relief and restoration work after the state was hit by the catastrophic tropical storm. The CAG report was …

Posted on 15 February 2015 | 5:37 pm

Odisha minister questions CAG findings on irregularities

Bhubaneswar, Feb 15 (IANS) Odisha Finance Minister Pradip Amat Sunday questioned the findings of Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) which exposed the irregularities and misdeeds of the state government in several audit reports. The opposition Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) left no time to corner the government for questioning a constitutional body to save its skin from the …

Posted on 15 February 2015 | 1:26 pm

CAG raps Odisha over Phailin relief

Bhubaneswar, Feb 12 (IANS) The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) Thursday punctured the Odisha government's claim on providing relief to the affected people and taking up restoration work in time when cyclone Phailin hit the state in October 2013. "Further, the post disaster relief measures and restoration/reconstruction measures undertaken by the government were not comprehensive. There …

Posted on 12 February 2015 | 5:48 pm