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Cyclone Nilofar Expected Path   * Map showing Cyclone Nilofar Expected path   Cyclone Nilofar Facts   Name of the cyclone Nilofar Category of Cyclone Very Severe Cyclonic Storm Name Contributed by Pakistan Originated at Arabian Sea Expected to make landfall on (date) 30th October 2014 Countries going to be affected India, Pakistan, Oman States and districts in India going to be affected Gujarat Expected Maximum wind speed 165km per hour Forecast track and intensity of the system are given in the table below (as per IMD) Date/Time(IST) Position (Lat. 0N/ long. 0E) Maximum sustained surface wind speed (kmph) Category of cyclonic disturbance 30-10-2014/0530 19.5/63.6 100-110 ....Read More →
* Map showing location of Delhi Communal tension   Trilokpuri in East Delhi reels under communal tension Since Diwali (October 23), communal tension has gripped east Delhi's Trilokpuri area resulting in stone-pelting and firing incidents, which left dozens of people injured, with five of them sustaining bullet injuries. The police has arrested over 60 people for rioting in the area which has caused damage to property worth crores, with the riotous mobs torching several shops and vehicles. The tension erupted in the area with ....Read More →
Map Showing Cracker Factory in Andhra Pradesh   Fire kills 17 people in Cracker Factory in Andhra Pradesh 17 people including 14 women have died in a firecracker factory in Andhra Pradesh due to a fire that broke out at the manufacturing unit. As per media reports, there were 30 people in the factory when the fire broke out and still two women are untraceable. The government has ordered to investigate whether the factory owner neglected fire safety measures. Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister ....Read More →
  * Map showing Comparison of Cyclone Phailin 2013 and Cyclone HudHud 2014 , their path, route, date, intensity, etc.

Cyclone Phailin

Cyclone Hudhud

Origins

On October 4, 2013, a tropical depression was noted in the Gulf of Thailand, around 450 km west of Vietnam’s Ho Chi Minh City. This system moved westwards over the next few days, and emerged into the Andaman Sea by October 7. By October 9, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) noted that it ....Read More →
Cyclone Hudhud path and affected area map   * Map Showing Cyclone Hudhud path, Alert States, Heavy Rainfall and Warning Area and affected area map Cyclone Hudhud lashes Andhra Pradesh and Odisha

Cyclone Hudhud invaded the port city of Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) on Sunday, leaving in its wake widespread wreckage, fallen trees and damaged buildings. As per media reports, the cyclone, moving with deafening winds blowing at 190 kmph, has so far claimed five lives – while three persons were killed in Andhra ....

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Location of Stampede in Bihar during Dussehra Stampede in Bihar during Dussehra A stampede at Gandhi Maidan, Patna during Dussehra celebrations killed at least 32 people and left many injured, mostly women and children. The incident took place when people were coming back to their homes after watching 'Ravan Dehn'. As per media report rumours regarding a live electric wire fallen on the ground created a panic. People tried to get out of the place. It created rush towards exit. Injured have been immediately taken to Patna Medical ....Read More →
Schedule of Narendra Modi in USA New York: Day 1 To attend the Global Citizen Festival Day 1: Ground Zero @ NYC Tour of the site of 9/11 attacks and its memorial Day 1: UN General Assembly Meet Address at the UN General Assembly Bilateral meets with Ban Ki Moon, Rajapaksa, and other global leaders Day 2 Meet representatives of Sikh community in US and Canada Meet 10 distinguished Persons of Indian Origin Day 2 Address gathering of Indian-Americans at Madison Square Garden in Manhattan Day 2 To attend dinner reception at the luxurious heritage ....Read More →

About 30 people are feared dead as a bus plunged in the Gobind Sagar reservoir near Bilaspur in Himachal Pradesh. As per media reports, the 40-seater bus was overloaded and few people were also traveling on the roof. Reportedly, the bus belongs to a private transportation company and the definite number of people traveling in the bus is not yet clear. Ajay Sharma, Deputy Commissioner of Bilaspur said the search operation is on full swing to rescue people ....Read More →
Death toll reaches 55 due to floods in Assam, Meghalaya 24 September 2014 Around 55 people have died so far due to the floods and landslides in the northeast states of Assam and Meghalaya. As per media reports, large number of people have been displaced due to the landslides and flash floods in the region. Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma said the floods are the worst in the recent times and the bad weather conditions are obstructing the rescue operations. According to ....Read More →