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Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh & Puducherry brace for cyclone Nivar
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Watch: Cross deck landing performed during phase 2 of Malabar Exercise 2020
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Watch: Warships of QUAD countries in Western Indian Ocean for Malabar Exercise 2020
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Watch: India, US, Japan and Australia come together for Malabar 2020 Naval Exercise
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Watch: INS Shakti replenishes American, Japanese warships during ongoing Malabar-2020 exercise
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'Quad' alliance starts 'Malabar' naval exercise in Bay of Bengal
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Watch: Ships carrying out anti submarine warfare ops, cross deck landings in Bay of Bengal
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Watch: Anti-ship missile fired by INS Kora hits target with precise accuracy
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Watch: Coast Guard warns fishermen in Bay of Bengal after low pressure develops
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Hyderabad rains: IMD issues orange alert
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Cyclonic storm likely to cross over Tamil Nadu, Puducherry on Nov 25The low pressure area over Bay of Bengal has become well marked and is likely to concentrate into a depression and intensify into a cyclonic storm and cross Tamil Nadu and Puducherry coasts on November..
China hopes Malabar naval drills will be conducive to peace, not contraryChina on Tuesday hoped that the quadrilateral Malabar exercises involving navies of India, the US, Japan and Australia would be conducive to the regional peace and stability instead of the contrary...
Anti-ship missile fired by INS Kora hits target with precise accuracy in Bay of Bengal
Indian Navy Warship INS Kora hits target at 'maximum range' with precise accuracyAnti-Ship missile (AShM) fired by Indian Navy's Guided Missile Corvette INS Kora hits the target at max range with precise accuracy in the Bay of Bengal.
Nine fishermen from Chennai adrift in the Bay of Bengal for 55 days. How did they survive? How did one go missing?
Quad upgrade: India confirms Australia's inclusion in annual Malabar drill amid border row with ChinaIn a major development, Australia will be part of the annual Malabar exercises that will take place in the Bay of Bengal and the Arabian Sea in November.
New low-pressure area forming over Bay of Bengal, heavy rainfall expected in Odisha till Oct 22
31 people dead in rain-related incidents in Telangana, AP, Maharashtra; heavy damage in KarnatakaTwenty-five deaths in rain-related incidents were reported in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh on Wednesday and heavy downpour wreaked havoc in Karnataka as a deep depression in the Bay of Bengal crossed..
Odisha faces rain fury as depression over Bay of Bengal crosses Andhra PradeshThe authorities have started shifting people from vulnerable areas of worst-affected Gajapati district in Odisha, where normal life was disrupted.
Depression in Bay of Bengal intensifies into deep depression, to cross Andhra Pradesh coast on October 13: IMD
Bay of Bengal depression: AP & Odisha could see heavy rain
India, Bangladesh to hold naval exercise in Bay of Bengal from Saturday
Indian Navy holds naval drill with Russia in Bay of Bengal for 2nd dayThe Indian and Russian navies on Saturday carried out a range of complex maritime operations as part of a mega military exercise in the Bay of Bengal to further enhance their operational convergence,..
India, Russia take part in two-day naval war games in Bay of Bengal
COVID-19 hits fast-dwindling Andaman tribeThe Great Andamanese are one of the six tribes of Mongoloid and African origin, who have lived in the Andamans in the Bay of Bengal for thousands of years.
Coronavirus pandemic hits fast dwindling tribe in Andaman IslandsFour members of a dwindling tribe in India's far off Andaman Islands have tested positive for coronavirus, officials said on Thursday as the country reported 75,760 new infections, the..
Large parts of country likely to receive heavy to very heavy rainfall during next 2-3 days: IMDLarge parts of the country are likely to receive heavy to very heavy rainfall during the next two-three days, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Thursday. The IMD said a low pressure..
Eye on China: India to invite Australia for Malabar naval exerciseIndia plans to invite Australia to join the annual Malabar naval exercise that has so far included just Japan and the US, in a move that could risk China's ire. The exercise will bring together the..
Northeast India likely to receive widespread rainfall in next 4-5 days: IMDNortheast India is likely to receive widespread rainfall with isolated heavy to very heavy rains over the region in next four to five days as the eastern end of monsoon trough continues to run along..
India moves jets, copters to China-facing forward basesIndia has moved its fighter jets to forward airbases facing China, even as additional warships have now been deployed in the extended Bay of Bengal region, in a clear signal to Beijing that New Delhi..
Monsoon to advance into West Bengal, Odisha & northeast states by June 11-12: MeT departmentWith the likely formation of a low pressure area over east central Bay of Bengal by Tuesday, monsoon is set to advance into West Bengal, Odisha, Sikkim and some parts of northeastern states by June..
Fresh storm looms, may boost monsoon march, says Met deptAfter Amphan and Nisarga, a third storm could be heading for the Indian coast around June 10-11. But unlike the previous two, this one may lack the force of a cyclone, not pack in the brute force of a..
Heatwave likely to continue during next 24 hours: IMDThe ongoing heatwave over several parts of north and central India is likely to continue during the next 24 hours, the India Meteorological Department said on Wednesday, even as the southwest monsoon..
12 killed as cyclone Amphan batters Bengal at 165kmphBarrelling in from the Bay of Bengal with wind speeds of up to 185kmph, severe cyclonic storm Amphan on Wednesday cut a swathe through northern Odisha before bearing down on West Bengal, where it..
Bangladesh moves Rohingya to island shelters as huge cyclone nearsAuthorities in Bangladesh have moved hundreds of Rohingya refugees living on a flood-prone island in the Bay of Bengal to storm shelters as super cyclone Amphan, the strongest recorded in the region,..
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'Amphan' weakens into extremely severe cyclonic storm; 41 NDRF teams deployed in Odisha, BengalAmphan lay centred over Westcentral and adjoining northwest Bay of Bengal, about 320 km nearly south of Paradip (Odisha), 470 km south-southwest of Digha (West Bengal) and 610 km south-southwest of..
'Amphan' still intensifying, only Super Cyclone in Bay of Bengal since 2,000: Skymet WeatherThe private weather company warned that the wind speed is likely to cross 275kmph, which has rarely ever been achieved in the past.
Cyclone Amphan intensifies into a ‘supercyclonic storm’With the cyclone Amphan over Bay of Bengal intensifying into a ‘super cyclonic storm’, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday reviewed response preparedness as well as evacuation plans of disaster..
PM Modi reviews Cyclone Amphan situation in meeting with MHA, NDMAPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday chaired a high-level meeting with officials of the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) and the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) to review the Cyclone..
'Amphan' to intensify into super cyclone by evening: MHACyclonic storm 'Amphan' is likely to intensify into a super cyclone by Monday evening and hit the West Bengal and Bangladesh coasts as a very severe cyclone with a wind speed up to 185 km per hour on..
'Amphan' intensifies into severe cyclonic storm: MeT departmentCyclone Amphan gathered strength and intensified into a severe cyclonic storm over the Bay of Bengal on Sunday, raising the likelihood of heavy rainfall coupled with high-velocity wind in several..
Amphan to turn into extremely severe cyclonic storm on May 19, to cross Odisha and West Bengal on May 20The IMD on Saturday said the deep depression over southeast Bay of Bengal intensified into a Cyclonic storm - called 'Amphan'. It will turn into an extremely severe Cyclonic storm on May 19 and bring..
Cyclonic storm brewing in Bay of Bengal, several coastal districts to experience heavy rain from Tuesday
Cyclone 'Amphan' likely to intensify over Bay of Bengal in next 24 hours; might turn into 'Severe Cyclonic Storm'It is likely to intensify into a 'Cyclonic Storm' by 12.00 noon and 'Severe Cyclonic Storm' in the next 24 hours.
Cyclone Amphan headed towards WB, Odisha, Andaman; to intensify over Bay of Bengal soonFishermen have been advised to not venture into the south and the central Bay of Bengal from today onwards, until further instructions
Bangladesh quarantines hundreds of Rohingya boat people on island: officialsThe Bangladesh navy has rescued around 280 Rohingya Muslims from the Bay of Bengal, towing their stranded boat to an island where they will be quarantined as a precaution against the coronavirus, coast..
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Normal monsoon likely; Bay of Bengal area set to get below-normal rains: WMO-led forum
U.N. concerned over 'grave immediate risk' to Rohingya refugees on boatsThe U.N. refugee agency UNHCR voiced mounting concern on Thursday over a “grave immediate risk” to Rohingya refugees aboard boats in the Bay of Bengal and Andaman Sea, urging Southeast Asian..
Dozens of Rohingya refugees missing, 15 confirmed dead after boat capsizesDozens of Rohingya refugees were missing and 15 confirmed dead on Tuesday after a ship carrying about 130 people capsized in the Bay of Bengal while trying to reach Malaysia, a Bangladesh coast guard..
At least 15 Rohingya die in boat capsize, dozens missingAt least 15 Rohingya Muslim refugees died and many more were missing on Tuesday, after a ship carrying about 130 people capsized in the Bay of Bengal while trying to reach Malaysia, a Bangladesh coast..
Eye on China, South gets 1st Sukhoi squad with BrahMosIndia now has a new lethal weapons platform to keep a ‘strategic eye’ over the Indian Ocean Region (IOR), especially the Bay of Bengal, as well as carry out ‘long-range precision strikes’..
Bangladesh coast guard rescues 122 Rohingya from sinking boatBangladesh coast guard rescued 122 Rohingya Muslim refugees from the Bay of Bengal on Thursday as the boat they had boarded to illegally flee to Malaysia started sinking due to a mechanical problem, a..
India, US tri-services disaster relief exercise from November 13The first tri-Service exercise between India and the US, which will largely focus on amphibious HADR (humanitarian relief and disaster relief) operations, will kick off along the eastern coast in the..
NDRF deploys 16 teams to deal with cyclonic situation in West Bengal, OdishaEarlier on Friday, the IMD said that 'Cyclone Bulbul' formed over the Bay of Bengal has intensified and is set to head towards West Bengal and Bangladesh coasts. Following which the NDRF on Friday..
Cyclone 'Bulbul' likely to intensify into 'Severe' Cyclonic Storm, IMD issues warningFishermen have been advised not to venture into east-central Bay of Bengal and east-central & adjoining northeast Arabian Sea and along & off Gujarat & north Maharashtra coasts.
Heavy rain lashes Odisha, more downpour forecast for next 3 daysHeavy rain lashed parts of Odisha since Tuesday due to a low pressure area over Bay of Bengal, disrupting normal life even as more downpour was forecast in the next three days. The low pressure area,..
Northeast monsoon arrives in south India, moderate rains expected: IMDThe northeast monsoon which was expected to reach the southern states on October 17, arrived a day earlier said S Balachandran, the South Zone Head of the IMD. Isolated places in Tamil Nadu, Southern..
India-US to hold first tri-service exercise in NovemberThe first-ever tri-Service exercise between India and the US will focus on large-scale amphibious HADR (humanitarian relief and disaster relief) operations along the eastern coast in the Bay of Bengal..
Depression may bring heavy rainfall in GujaratThe system combined with an east-west trough from Saurashtra to east-central Bay of Bengal is likely to cause heavy rainfall across several districts in the state.