Kathmandu [Nepal], January 11 (ANI): Calling the Nepal government's move to dissolve the lower house of the Parliament to be a 'political move', Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli said the Supreme Court should dismiss the case. Cyclone Ockhi to curve in to Maharashtra and Gujarat Jacob Koshy NEW DELHI, December 02, 2017 22:31 IST ... (With T. Nandakumar in Thiruvananthapuram, P. Sudhakar in … 11:30 pm: Nirmala Sitharaman on Twitter said that the Defence Ministry office is in touch with both Indian Coast Guard and Indian Navy. Around 130 families from Chellanam, 17 from Kumbalangi and 18 from Edavanakad town of Ernakulam district have been shifted, said the district administration. Helicopter on standby with divers, reports ANI. Houses, roads and standing crops has also been damaged in certain areas. Extremely heavyrains are expected over Lakshdweep and the rain intensity will reduce over Kerala and Tamil Nadu, reports Skymet. Amid the havoc of cyclonic storm Ockhi in the southern parts of India, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Friday said there were serious lapses from the side of the state disaster management department. Two ships on standby in Lakshadweep. No need to panic just be cautious: S Sudevan, MET Kerala pic.twitter.com/hpGB90zysW. Met department sources said the present position of Ockhi is around 70 km south west of Kanyakumari. Vitamin D is produced when our body is exposed to the sun, but in today's world, where exposure to the sun is limited, this becomes a tricky exercise. This new car cloth can easily remove all the car scratches and dents from your car. THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Cyclonic storm ‘Ockhi’ over Comorin area at 11.12 am on Thursday that kicked off 75 km per hour along Kanyakumari moved westwards at a speed of 32 kmph during the last six hours which is 70 km south of Kerala capital. 9.40 pm: Visuals from Shankumugham Beach in Thiruvananthapuram district, Kerala. IN ships Sagardhwani, Jamuna, Nireekshak are also in the area. With the Kerala government issuing an alert for all coastal districts, IMD director general K J Ramesh told The Indian Express that the worst impact of the cyclone is likely to be over by today evening. “In all 68 fishing boats, out of which 66 are from Kerala and two from Tamil Nadu, have reached with total 952 fishermen on board. Chennai/Thiruvananthapuram: The Indian Navy and coast guard ships on Friday rescued as many as 59 people stranded at the sea in Trivandrum due to cyclone Ockhi… In Tamil Nadu, at least 462 people are officially listed as missing. As per ANI, 62 houses have been fully damaged and 240 houses are partly damaged due to heavy rains in Kanyakumari district. 1: 20 am: At least seven people dead and five fishermen missing in Sri Lanka as a tropical storm hit the country. Cyclone In Kanyakumari. Seven people, five in Trivandrum and one each in … 7:50 am:  Cyclone Ockhi lashed South TamilNadu, Kerala and Lakshadweep with heavy showers. We will remove this and make the necessary changes. 52 Fishermen rescued so far . Have asked them to shift people away from disaster prone areas and if needed with the help of Coast Guard, Navy & Air-force, tweets CM Pinarayi Vijayan. The announcement was made by RJD de facto leader Tejashwi Yadav after a meeting with delegates of Congress, CPI(ML), CPI and CPI(M) which together constitute the opposition coalition helmed by his party. 05.15pm: According to the IMD, damage to power and communication lines due to the breaking of tree branches and uprooting of large avenue trees have been reported. Over 200 fishermen from Kerala, who were left stranded in the sea because of inclement weather conditions, were brought safely to the shore by yesterday night. Thank you for your feedback. 10.15 pm: Tamil Nadu has government deployed state and national disaster response force teams in Kanyakumari district, reports PTI. 06.30pm: The Indian Coast Guard continues rescue operations with 09 Ships and 02 Dornier Aircraft off Kerala and Tamil Nadu Coast. 2: 05 pm: Five people have died and 22 fishermen are missing in Tamil Nadu’s Kanyakumari. 4.35 pm: Long-distance trains like Jayanthi Janatha and Island Express have been rescheduled, some passenger trains between Kanyakumari and Trivandrum have been cancelled for today. Cyclone Ockhi has lashed Kerala and Tamil Nadu's Kanyakumari district.The Navy and coast guard have been working to rescue fishermen stranded in the sea. Cyclone Ockhi: Two dead, 214 Kerala fishermen rescued State Fisheries Minister J. Mercykutty said that 53 of the rescued fishermen was airlifted from the sea. Chennai/Thiruvananthapuram: The Indian Navy and coast guard ships on Friday rescued as many as 59 people stranded at the sea in Trivandrum due to cyclone Ockhi.. The city was affected by the Heavy rains and strong winds resulting in damage to buildings, road and plant life. 11:35 pm: Two OPVs have been deployed for search and rescue assitance off Kanyakumari coast. Fisherman go … The summit issued a solidarity statement in which all sides vowed not to interfere in each other's affairs while retaining the freedom to follow their own foreign policy. 05.30 pm: Astronomical tides are very likely to inundate low lying areas of Lakshadweep Islands, as per IMD reports. As it is moving towards Lakshadweep Island, now the rain intensity will reduce over Tamil Nadu. By: Matters India. Units in vicinity being directed. In an attempt to increase sales, Tata Motors is offering great deals on select BS6 models in India such as the Tiago, Tigor, Nexon, and Harrier. Save your files and photos with 1 TB OneDrive cloud storage and access them from any device, anywhere. The cyclone is currently 100 kilometres away from Thiruvananthapuram and moving in the south-west direction. (Image source: IMD). On account of the havoc caused by torrential rains and winds in southern Kerala, have instructed the district collectors to be on alert and asked them to coordinate the working of all government agencies in rescue operations. 10:30 am: Cyclone Ockhi has intensified into a severe Cyclone. More rains on their way as cylcone Ockhi gets closer to the Islands. A view of a damaged stage, which was set up for Rahul Gandhi's visit, as Ockhi cyclonic storm hits the Shagumugham beach in Thiruvananthapuram. 5.45 pm: Four people died in Tamil Nadu as heavy rain and strong winds disrupt normal life in Kanyakumari, reports ANI. #Visuals from Shankumugham Beach in Kerala’s Thiruvananthapuram district #CycloneOckhi pic.twitter.com/s2unvGbeP8. Around 130 families from Chellanam, 17 from Kumbalangi and 18 from Edavanakad town of Ernakulam district have been shifted, said the district administration. Cyclone Ockhi’s devastation started within 12 hours of the first “rough seas” warning which was put out on November 29. They mortally wounded another officer with a blunt weapon and bodyslammed a third over a railing into the crowd. For all the latest India News, download Indian Express App. Cyclone Ockhi has lashed the coastal areas of Tamil Nadu and Kerala on Saturday with torrential rainfall and gusty winds. Nicosia [Cyprus], January 11 (ANI): Last Tuesday, during a Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) summit, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain announced that they were ending the air, land and sea boycott of the state of Qatar. Ockhi is expected to move in the west–north-west direction towards Lakshadweep. Under battle flags bearing Donald Trump's name, the Capitol's attackers pinned a bloodied police officer in a doorway, his twisted face and screams captured on video. Some signs of lung cancer may catch you off guard. “My husband was left stranded in the sea when the cyclone came and he … Heavy rain will occur over Kerala and extremely heavy over Lakshadweep, predicts Skymet. Cyclone Ockhi intensified into a severe cyclonic storm and moved towards Lakshadweep today after causing heavy rain that has left at least 13 people dead … Cyclone Ockhi. But Where are They? 8.10 pm: Over 200 fishermen have failed to return to Thiruvananthapuram coast, Skymet Weather quotes media report. Cyclone Ockhi that has created massive destruction in Tamil Nadu and Kerala is now moving towards Lakshwadeep Islands. Chennai/Thiruvananthapuram, December 1: Cyclone Ockhi has intensified into a severe cyclonic storm and moved to the Arabian Sea. 4.50 pm: IMD issues warning as power and communication lines could be damaged due to breaking of tree branches and uprooting of trees. 12: 25 pm: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said there were serious lapses from the side of state disaster management department. The Kerala coastline is slowly returning to normalcy as the storm travels upwards across the … Cyclone Ockhi which held the "very severe" cyclone status has weakened into a "severe" cyclone, the MeT office said. Arokia Mary and Hermen Mary from Kanyakumari, were missing since November 30. Cyclone Ockhi hits Trivandrum resulting in heavy rainfall Cyclonic storm Ockhi hit the southern coast of Kerala resulting in catastrophic damage and distrupting normal life in Thiruvananthapuram. 4.45 pm: By tomorrow it will be over Lakshwadeep Islands, says MET Kerala chief S Sudevan, reports ANI. INTERVENTION IN OCKHI DISASTER. This includes the rescue of 37 people by IN ALH flying between Trivandrum and sea area where personnel are stranded. Counting on @indiannavy for #search&rescue https://t.co/VQuIRb7JtT, — Shashi Tharoor (@ShashiTharoor) November 30, 2017, 10.20 pm: Satellite image of Cyclone Ockhi. Two fishing boats Arokia Mary and Hermen Mary from Kanyakumari reported missing due #CycloneOckhi since 30 Nov 2017 with 08 crew each rescued by Coast Guard Ship C-427 off Vizhinjam #Kerala pic.twitter.com/nyLuxkoonk. The fishermen of Tamil Nadu and Kerala braced the massive cyclone Ockhi on November 30. The Signal app has become the top free app on the Play Store and App Store in India. Tomorrow, trains with numbers 56305, 56334, 56333, 56309, 56313, 56715 will remain cancelled. 11: 25 am: Lakshadweep Islands put on high alert as cyclone Ockhi intensifies into severe cyclone, reports Skymet. 4.20pm: The southern districts of Kerala and Tamil Nadu received heavy rainfall as Cyclone Ockhi, which originated near the Sri Lankan coast, rattled through the Arabian Sea towards Lakshwadeep islands. Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], Dec. 1 (ANI): As Cyclone Ockhi intensified into a severe cyclonic storm; around 165 families have been shifted from the coastal areas of Kerala by the local administration. Ships in area are being diverted to render assistance. Helicopters and Dornier aircraft of Indian Navy are being used for rescue operations: CM Pinarayi Vijayan. As predicted, the Deep Depression that brewed in Southwest Bay of Bengal intensified into a Cyclonic Storm Ockhi on Thursday noon. Ockhi, which claimed the lives of 143 fishermen in the state, left a lasting impact on fisherfolk. Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated with the latest headlines. Look for ADHD signs and treatments. Hurricane Maria and Cyclone Ockhi: A tale of two discriminatory and ill-prepared governments 04 Jun 2018 While thousands of people are still without electricity more than eight months after Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico, the blame game continued in India after Cyclone Ockhi hit Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Lakshadweep and adjoining areas. 5.20 pm: Watch: Scene At Kuttalam Falls After Cyclone In Tamil Nadu. This is the main reason for an unusually high number of casualties. (ANI) This story has not been edited. Ockhi: Centre offers all aid to cyclone-hit Kerala, toll 25. Ockhi intensified into severe cyclone and lies at about 110 km northeast of Minicoy in Lakshadweep. Advanced Light Helicopter has dropped a life raft for eight survivors at sea 20nm off Trivandrum and is picking up two critically injured survivors from MV Energy Orpheus. @DefenceMinIndia office in touch with both @IndiaCoastGuard @indiannavy @ShashiTharoor. 03.45pm: 16 survivors have been picked up by air and surface units of the Indian Navy. #HADR operation launched. 8:50 am: Cyclone Ockhi to become a severe cyclone today, heavy rain in Tamil Nadu, Kerala, predicts Skymet. Have spoken to Inspector General Nautiyal, Regional Commander (West) Coast Guard to step up on rescue measures. (File Photo) The southern districts of Kerala and Tamil Nadu received heavy rainfall as Cyclone Ockhi, which originated near the Sri Lankan coast, rattled through the Arabian Sea towards Lakshwadeep islands. Search and rescue efforts are progressing off Vizhinjam port where approximately 40 people were stranded at sea. Air assistance in the search operation will also be included by tomorrow. With negative sentiment towards China hardening in Western democracies due to trade wars and human rights issues, African allies -- which have crucial voting rights at major international bodies -- have arguably become an even more vital bloc for China to keep on side with its so-called vaccine diplomacy. Here's a list of foods packed with this "sunshine vitamin" that can help tackle its deficiency. @indiannavy @DefenceMinIndia @ShashiTharoor #CycloneOckhi, — Nirmala Sitharaman (@nsitharaman) November 30, 2017. In: National, Top Story. Two were electrocuted in rural Trivandrum and a woman died in a hospital after a tree fell on the house she lived in. Cyclone Ockhi has lashed the coastal areas of Tamil Nadu and Kerala on Saturday with torrential rainfall and gusty winds. Cyclone Ockhi claims 14 lives in Kerala, Tamil Nadu, may make landfall in Lakshadweep Thiruvananthpuram district collector Dr K Vasuki, who is co-ordinating rescue works in … And that citizens will help one another #PresidentKovind, — President of India (@rashtrapatibhvn) December 1, 2017. International Safety Net (ISN) activated to advise Merchant Traffic to render assistance. Various units of the National Disaster Relief Force (NDRF) and the Indian Navy have been engaged in the relief work and have been working strenuously to bring out the stranded people. Coordination with ICG and State Admin ongoing 2/2, — SpokespersonNavy (@indiannavy) December 1, 2017. The fishermen of Tamil Nadu and Kerala braced the massive cyclone Ockhi on November 30. Cyclone Ockhi crossed the sea near Kanyakumari, the southern tip of mainland India, on November 30. TRIVANDRUM: As the state reels under heavy downpour caused by Cyclone Ockhi, local people on Saturday blocked the National Highway here for … Confident local authorities, emergency services & civil society will rise to occasion. Seven people, five in Trivandrum and one each in … The deadly storm has killed seven people in neighbouring Sri Lanka and affected the lives of nearly 20,000 people. 09.15 pm: There is a possibility of “huge waves” occurring in nine districts of Kerala on December 2, according to Indian National Centre for Ocean Information Services. Aircraft drops life raft in the vicinity and reported the exact position. 04.55 pm: Two fishing boats Arokia Mary and Hermen Mary from Kanyakumari which were reportedly missing since yesterday with eight crew members were rescued by Coast Guard Ship C-427 off Vizhinjam port in Kerala. ANI | Thiruvananthapuram | December 01, 2017 (File photo) Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan. Let's face it, summer or winter, a suntan is really hard to hide from. Alerts have been issued in Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Alappuzha, Kochi, Thrissur, Malappuram, Kozhikode, Kannur and Kasargod. Cyclone In India. Besides these, many trains have been partially cancelled and many trains have been rescheduled. 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Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], Dec 1 (ANI): The Indian Navy assets have sighted twenty four people stranded at the sea due to Cyclone Ockhi, and efforts are underway to rescue all of them. Quixplained: What is bird flu and how does it spread? Responding to a request for assistance made by District Collector of Trivandrum, the Indian Navy dispatched its ships … Additional Dornier sorties will be taken up from dawn. Cyclone Ockhi: 'Lapses' in Kerala's disaster management department. Cyclone Alert. 11:00 pm: Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Twitter said that around 280 fishermen are missing and unaccounted for from Thiruvananthapuram. 8:30 am: Five Navy ships deployed from Kochi. She also spoke with Inspector General Nautiyal, Regional Commander (West) Coast Guard and have asked to step up the rescue measures. WATCH: Water logging after heavy rain in Thiruvananthapuram #Kerala pic.twitter.com/qOEve4TJav. #HealthBytes: Five foods to help you tackle vitamin D deficiency, Parliament dissolution a political issue, SC should dismiss the case: Nepal PM Oli, TMC MP Kalyan Banerjee makes repulsive remarks on Goddess Sita, complaint filed, China condemns US decision to lift restrictions on diplomats visiting Taiwan, vows to 'fight back', SAD targets Punjab govt over Delhi-Katra Expressway project, #HealthBytes: Five effective home remedies to remove sun tan, We Will Boycott Bihar Assembly Session if it is Truncated, Says RJD Leader Tejashwi Yadav. 10:55 am: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh speaks to DG NDRF and reviews the situation in the areas affected by cyclone Ockhi. Cyclone Ockhi developed in the Northern Indian Ocean southwest of Sri Lanka and rapidly intensified into a cyclonic storm, killing over 350 people from southern Tamil Nadu and Kerala, India between 30 November and 3 December 2017. Islamabad, Jan 10 (PTI) Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Sunday that no dialogue is possible with India until New Delhi restores the autonomous status of Jammu and Kashmir. It has been published as provided by ANI. At Vizhinjam, a woman was crushed. Kanyakumari, Tirunelveli, Virudhunagar will receive heavy rainfall: MET Director, Chennai pic.twitter.com/YeuqCsxSdA, The Indian Express is now on Telegram. Ockhi cyclone a view from thiruvananthapuram The cyclonic storm is moving west-northwestwards towards Lakshwadeep Islands and in the next 24 … 06.15 pm:  As per latest reports by the Indian Navy, a total number of 134 personnel were rescued by IN, IAF and ICG utilising ships and aircraft. And that citizens will help one another.”, Thoughts with families, especially children, in Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Lakshadweep, other regions affected by rains & cyclonic conditions. On November 29th 2017 , coastal areas of Trivandrum were hit severely by the catastrophic disaster –namely Okchi cyclone. 4.57 pm: Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi’s Kerala visit scheduled for December 1-2 has been postponed due to cyclonic conditions in the area, reports ANI. Damage to thatched, kutcha houses and crops likely. The NDRF teams have already been moved to the affected areas, says the Home Ministry. 4.30 pm: The southern districts of Kerala and Tamil Nadu received heavy rainfall as Cyclone Ockhi, which originated near the Sri Lankan coast, rattled through the Arabian Sea towards Lakshwadeep islands. ALH has dropped Suraksha liferaft for personnel. Cyclonic storm ockhi over southeastern Arabian Sea and cyclone warning for Kerala and Lakshadweep Islands- Red message. Informed all DCs, Kerala & Lakshadweep Police Stations & railway authorities. pic.twitter.com/DYg7ngIZ48, — Pinarayi Vijayan (@vijayanpinarayi) November 30, 2017. Chennai/Thiruvananthapuram, December 1: Cyclone Ockhi has intensified into a severe cyclonic storm and moved to the Arabian Sea. How did the cyclone form? The cyclone has so far claimed four lives in both Kerala and Tamil Nadu. 04.50 pm: Indian Air Force Helicopter rescuing stranded fishermen at Sea. There were also some unidentified fishers from the north-eastern states of India who were lost at sea while working on board fishing vessels. The alert from Hyderabad was not sent to the government on time, reports ANI. 2: 00 pm: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami announces ex-gratia of Rs 4 lakh to kin of five people who died in rain related incidents in Kanyakumari district, reports ANI. 5.55 pm: MET Department has issued an alert of heavy rainfall in Kanyakumari and several other places in the state, reports ANI. The situation is closely monitored by Maritime Operations Centre (MOC) at Kochi and Mumbai. reports Skymet. Total count of survivors at sea approximated to 39. Cyclone Ockhi-driven rains lashed Mumbai and … Unlike any other disaster, okchi was special in its effect. It’ll intensify further & become severe cyclonic storm, by tomorrow it’ll be over Lakshadweep. MHA is also closely monitoring the situation. India, ... Director S Sudevan in Trivandrum, though it is likely to lose intensity. Over 200 fishermen from Kerala, who were left stranded in the sea because of inclement weather conditions, were brought safely to the shore by yesterday night. 24 people stranded at sea sighted by IN assets. 40 pm: Visuals of destruction from Kerala caused by heavy rains and strong winds due to the onset of cyclone Ockhi, reports ANI. 16 rehabilitation centres have been established by the state government in which 1044 people are being given shelter. 10.05 pm: Three men and a woman were killed in different incidents of trees falling on them in Kanyakumari district, PTI quoted local officials. Yesterday’s depression has now intensified into deep depression & by 8.30 am today it has formed cyclone because of which for coming 24 hrs both TN & Puducherry to receive moderate rainfall. Both ships in final stages of embarking HADR items for assistance at L&M Islands. While SPF sunscreens help a great deal in protecting from harmful UVB rays, sun exposure for longer hours can fade the skin. Kanyakumari and Thiruvananthapuram had already recorded moderate to heavy rains to the tune of 41 mm and 15 mm of rains in the last 6 hours from 08:30 am to 02:30 pm. Watch Queue Queue The depression in Southwest Bay of Bengal had snowballed into the cyclonic storm- Ockhi. P8I aircraft, Navy Dornier and Coast Guard Dornier also airborne for search and rescue. The cyclone uprooted tens of thousands of trees along the adjoining coastal villages of Kanyakumari and Trivandrum causing extensive damages to houses and power lines. Cyclone Ockhi has claimed at least 12 lives so far even as it intensified into a ‘severe’ cyclone on Friday, causing heavy rains in the coastal areas of Kerala and south Tamil Nadu. The people of Lakshadweep heaved a sigh of relief as there was a mild let up in wind and rain by Saturday afternoon.. Cyclone In Lakshadweep. For Search & Rescue (SAR) off Kanyakumari @IndiaCoastGuard deploying 2 OPVs in the area, and 1 OPV is being deployed ex Toothukudi. On 2nd December 2017 the Super Cyclone Ockhi caused a huge rampage at the Kanyakumari and Trivandrum area of Kerala and Tamilnadu. Neighbouring Tamil Nadu state was also hit by Cyclone Ockhi between Nov. 30-Dec. 3. 6.30 pm: The Southern Naval Command is also gearing up for any Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief that may be required due to the effects of the storm in the southern part of Kerala, reporst ANI. Cyclone Ockhi has lashed the coastal areas of Tamil Nadu and Kerala on Saturday with torrential rainfall and gusty winds. Fishermen are advised not to venture into the sea. The Indian Navy has launched search and rescue operations in southern part of the state. 7: 30 am:  IMD regional director S Sudevan said Thursday the formation is moving west-northwestwards towards Lakshadweep Islands and is likely to further intensify into a severe cyclonic storm in the next 24 hours. Earlier, Cyclone Ockhi which created massive destruction in Tamil Nadu and Kerala is now moving towards Lakshwadeep Islands. 2018-04-01 . (TK Deepaprasad/TOI, BCCL, Thiruvananthapuram) Just one week after … Thiruvananthapuram: The severe cyclonic storm, Ockhi, is gaining in strength and raging at a furious pace 60 km off the Kerala coast, a release from the Indian Meterological Department said. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has already issued an alert of heavy to very heavy rainfall in both the states. 12:45 am: According to Skymet, Chennai on Thursday recorded 20 mm of rainfall since 8:30 am, 12:40 am: Skymet predicts extremely heavy rains to lash Lakshadweep area for the next 48 hours. Central team in Kerala to assess Cyclone Ockhi damages Thiruvananthapuram: A central team landed here on Tuesday to assess damages caused by Cyclone Ockhi, which struck the southern districts.. Central team to visit Kerala to assess cyclone damage Cyclone Ockhi was first declared on the surface of the sea between Sri Lanka and Kanyakumari, India on November 30, 2017 and was the most intense cyclone over the Arabian Sea since 2015. There is no need to panic, he added. 8:00 am: Schools in Chennai, Kanchipuram, Villupuram, Kanyakumari, Nellai, Theni, Dindigul, Madurai and Thoothukudi to remain closed today, reports Skymet. 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