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Cyclone Phailin: PM announces interim relief of Rs 1000 cr

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday announced an interim assistance of Rs 1,000 crore each for Andhra Pradesh and Odisha for relief and rehabilitation in the wake of destruction caused by......

Odisha lost 26 lakh trees after cyclone Phailin!

The high-velocity cyclone Phailin that hit Odisha about a week ago is estimated to have destroyed around 26 lakh trees in the state. "As per reports received from cyclone-affected areas about 26......

India's flawed disaster management story

The successful effort to combat Cyclone Phailin threatens to put disaster mitigation, and a fundamental overhaul of how disaster management in India is structured, on the back-burner, says Anand......

647 villages in Odisha still marooned; DONATE!

Though the flood situation in Odisha's five northen districts triggered by Cyclone Phailin and resultant rains slightly improved on Wednesday, people of 647 villages continued to be marooned, while......

Bihar: Toll in Phailin-related incidents mounts to 14

Four persons have died in Bihar since Monday in rain-related incidents due to the 'peripheral effect' of Cyclone Phailin, taking the death toll in the state to 14. Three persons died in Vaishali......

Phailin takes a toll on industries in Ganjam

While cyclone Phailin has passed off without causing too many casualties, major industries in south Odisha’s Ganjam district, the worst-hit by the storm, took a hard knock. Orissa Sands......

Cyclone Phailin flattens Puri as a tourist destination

Cyclone Phailin has wiped out Puri from tourist itineraries this winter season. Not only are there no new enquiries; those who’d planned a vacation in the coming season seem to be looking at......

Phailin unlikely to bleed insurance companies

Cyclone Phailin, which hit Odisha and Andhra Pradesh on Saturday, may not lead to huge losses for insurance companies. According to sector officials, the highest destruction is on “kuchcha......

Odisha loses Rs 2,300 crore worth of crops to Phailin

Cyclone Phailin, which made a landfall on the southern coast of Odisha at around 8:30 pm on Saturday at a windspeed of 200 km an hour, affected a cultivable area of 0.5 million hectares and damaged......

Airlines change flight routes to steer clear of cyclone

While Cyclone Phailin is expected to disrupt flight movements at Bhubaneswar airport, thunderstorm clouds over the Bay of Bengal near Odisha are leading to flight deviations on the busy......
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  People speak for cyclone phailin

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Q. Why did phailin cyclone didn't hit the west side of india?
Joyita Nath:  A.  more

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RANGBARSE
Q. I am sure the Handling of the Phailin Cyclone will be appreciated by one all in Orissa and will go in favour Biju Janata Dal and Naveen Patnaik and they may expect to sweep the next general elections ! Your take ?
RANGBARSE:  A. It was less than half size of ind. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/i-am-sure-the-handling-of-the-phailin-cyclone-will-be-apprec/26562718/answers/26590279

Shunmugham
Q. The cyclone " phailin" has passed the initial phase without much loss of life. This in mainly due to evacuation and other precautionary measures taken, which has been exemplary. Something happening for the FIRST TIME in our country. I am so glad about that. Any say?
Shunmugham:  A. it is heartwarming news. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-cyclone--phailin-has-passed-the-initial-phase-without-mu/26560877/answers/26562723

  Web results for Cyclone Phailin
Phailin-hit mushroom farmers unlikely to get compensation

Mushroom growers of Ganjam district fear that they may not get any compensation for their losses during cyclone Phailin in October 2013. Their... ...

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New twist to loan waiver

Picture for representational purpose (Photo: DC archives) Hyderabad: The waiver of crop loans in Telangana took a new turn with the RBI seeking... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140722/nation-current-affairs/article/crop-loan-waiver-new-twist-loan-waiver
Prime Minister Narendra Modi to inaugurate Paradip IOCL Refinery Project in November

Bhubaneswar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate Paradip IOCL Refinery Project in November 2014. It should be noted that the former Prime... ...

http://www.orissadiary.com/CurrentNews.asp?id=51901
For dignity

Bid for open defecation free villages STATESMAN NEWS SERVICE Berhampur, 21 July The Ganjam district administration, Unicef and United... ...

http://www.thestatesman.net/news/66989-for-dignity.html
ActionAid builds Disaster resilient low cost houses in Odisha

Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Bhubaneswar: To provide shelters to the people whose houses were collapsed or partially damaged during Disaster... ...

http://www.orissadiary.com/CurrentNews.asp?id=51893

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