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Wednesday September 17th 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

Project ‘Kindness Skies’ to save migratory birds floated – Times of India


Project 'Kindness Skies' to save migratory birds floated
Times of India
Keeping in mind the havoc that cyclone Phailin played on the Andhra-Odisha coast last year, destroying precious flora and fauna, an animal welfare organisation from the city the Visakha Society for Care and Protection of Animals (VSPCA) has launched a …

Posted on 17 September 2014 | 7:26 pm

Too bad you are dead, cheque is in the mail – Yahoo India News


Too bad you are dead, cheque is in the mail
Yahoo India News
Timely warning and resolute prevention can work wonders, as Odisha and Andhra showed with Cyclone Phailin. Civic and local relief and rescue capacities have to be built. Remember the stirring New York Fire Department performance on 9/11. They fought …

Posted on 16 September 2014 | 9:40 am

Cyclone Relief Still a Distant Dream for Fishermen – The New Indian Express


Cyclone Relief Still a Distant Dream for Fishermen
The New Indian Express
The fishermen who suffered losses in Phailin and Neelam cyclones that ravaged the district last year and the year before respectively are yet to get the compensation promised to them. A total of 3,837 persons in 66 villages of 10 mandals suffered huge

Posted on 16 September 2014 | 12:48 am

For disaster struck Odiya women, the struggles are unending By Sarada Lahangir – Kashmir Times


For disaster struck Odiya women, the struggles are unending By Sarada Lahangir
Kashmir Times
For instance, as a part of disaster preparedness during the Cyclone Phailin in 2013, under the Mother and Child Tracking System (MCTS), 322 pregnant women, who were expected to deliver at that time, were shifted to hospitals. In the recent flood as

Posted on 14 September 2014 | 6:32 pm

J&K State Administration Had No Clue How To Manage Natural Disaster – The Indian Republic


The Indian Republic

J&K State Administration Had No Clue How To Manage Natural Disaster
The Indian Republic
The first case in reference is the management of evacuation, relief and rehabilitation before, during and after Cyclone Phailin that struck coastal Odisha and Andhra Pradesh in 2013. The second case is the complete abdication of duty by the state

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Posted on 13 September 2014 | 9:08 am

NDMA: 2000 NDRF personnel deployed in AP, Odisha, WB in view of the … – Financial Express


Financial Express

NDMA: 2000 NDRF personnel deployed in AP, Odisha, WB in view of the
Financial Express
Odisha, Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal brace for cyclone Phailin which is expected to hit on Saturday evening. (PTI). SummaryRescue and relief teams have been positioned in vulnerable coastal areas of the three states.

Posted on 13 September 2014 | 4:49 am

Huge task of giving relief, rehab when disaster strikes: Kiren Rijiju – IBNLive


IBNLive

Huge task of giving relief, rehab when disaster strikes: Kiren Rijiju
IBNLive
Rijiju, who is leading the Indian delegation to the three-day conference organised by the World Bank, said when cyclone Phailin struck eastern coast of India, more than one million lives could be saved due to better preparedness. "This also reflects

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Posted on 11 September 2014 | 5:15 pm

Set Up To Combat Disasters, This Agency is Almost Defunct Today – NDTV


NDTV

Set Up To Combat Disasters, This Agency is Almost Defunct Today
NDTV
The agency had played an important role in coordinating rescue efforts during the Uttarakhand disaster last year and Cyclone Phailin in Odisha. (Kashmir Floods: 6 Lakh Stranded, Nearly 50,000 Rescued) But since June this year, the expert body has been …

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Posted on 9 September 2014 | 6:57 pm

Phailin-hit Gopalpur port in Odisha to resume ops by Jan 2015 – Odisha Sun Times


Phailin-hit Gopalpur port in Odisha to resume ops by Jan 2015
Odisha Sun Times
The all-weather Gopalpur port, which has been lying in a non-operational state since October last year afer it was battered by cyclone Phailin, is likely to resume commercial operations from January 2015. gopalpur-port. “We are in the process of

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Posted on 9 September 2014 | 1:06 pm

Tour packages for Similipal tourists – Times of India


Tour packages for Similipal tourists
Times of India
The STR recorded footfall of 25,945 in 2013. But, the number dropped to 24,000 in 2014. The authorities attributed it to cyclone Phailin, which hit Odisha on October 12, 2013. Simlipal is home to three of India's biggest animal species — tiger, Asian

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Posted on 8 September 2014 | 6:59 am

Cyclone Phailin – Yahoo News Search Results

Too bad you are dead, cheque is in the mail

We Indians have been persuaded to believe that nature will continue to be cruel to us. So learn to endure. Maybe our planets, even vaastu, are all wrong.

Posted on 16 September 2014 | 8:05 am

Kiren Rijiju: Huge task of giving relief, rehab when disaster strikes

Kiren Rijiju: Huge task of giving relief, rehab when disaster strikes

Posted on 11 September 2014 | 3:59 pm

Set Up To Combat Disasters, This Agency is Almost Defunct Today

The National Disaster Management Authority was set up with the mandate to prepare measures to combat and mitigate the impact of disasters and coordinate rescue efforts.

Posted on 9 September 2014 | 7:12 pm

Shut down NDMA

The floods in Jammu and Kashmir are unprecedented. At least 175 people have already died, and thousands displaced. More analysis will have to be conducted on how these unusual floods happened.

Posted on 9 September 2014 | 6:51 pm

Debt waivers inimical to repayment ethic: RBI official

Coming out strongly against instances of the populist debt waiver announcements, a senior RBI official today said they are inimical to the repayment ethic and are deleterious to the present climate.

Posted on 26 August 2014 | 3:17 pm

Refrain from debt waiver schemes: RBI to states

The Governor also spoke about strengthening of the state level coordination committees by ensuring participation at higher levels and conducting frequent meetings.

Posted on 26 August 2014 | 7:05 am

Rajan cautions against debt waiver schemes

In his address at a conference of state secretaries, Rajan stressed the need to strengthen state-level coordination committees by ensuring participation, conducting meetings more frequently and sharing quality information among all stakeholders, including state government agencies.

Posted on 26 August 2014 | 5:21 am

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

Gopalpur port, whose operations was severely hit by the Phailin cyclonic storm, is gearing up to resume normal operations by the end of 2014. The port’s operations came to a standstill after the storm hit the state’s southern coast on October 12 last year.

Posted on 20 August 2014 | 3:56 pm