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Nine fishermen from Chennai adrift in the Bay of Bengal for 55 days. How did they survive? How did one go missing?

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Navy Day celebrations underway at the War Memorial at Rajaji Salai, in Chennai on December 4."Navy Day is celebrated every year this day to commemorate Operation Trident and Operation Python in 1971, which were launched to attack Karachi. Missile boats were used in a very innovative manner," said Rear Admiral Puneet Chadha. Achievements and roles of Indian Navy are recognised on Navy Day, every year.

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Speaking to media in Chennai on December 03, Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) Propaganda Secretary A Raja spoke on matter if Rajinikanth's announcement of launching a party in January will affect DMK or not. Raja said, "Not at all. DMK vote bank won't be diluted at any cost. The antagonism and antipathy towards the corrupt government of Edappadi K Palaniswami will remain, which will be helpful to DMK."

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Bay of Bengal Bay of Bengal Northeastern part of the Indian Ocean

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Preparation in place ahead of Cyclone Burevi in Kerala

Cyclonic storm Burevi, which originated in southwest Bay of Bengal is moving west-northwestwards. Parts of Kerala are likely to receive very heavy rainfall. Cyclonic storm 'Burevi' is about 200 kms East-Southeast of PUMBAN, and likely to emerge into Gulf of Mannar on December 03. Eight teams of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) and personnel of the Air Force and the Navy have been deployed for rescue and relief operations ahead of Cyclone Burevi.

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Bay of Bengal system intensifies into cyclone Burevi, to hit Tamil Nadu on December 4

Fishermen out at sea have been advised by IMD to return to the coast, and suspend fishing operation until December 4.
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IMD issues pre-cyclone watch for southern Tamil Nadu, Kerala

The Depression over southwest Bay of Bengal is very likely to intensify further into a Deep Depression during the next six hours.
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