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Cyclone affected in Darjeeling hills impatient for aid

Pankhabari (West Bengal), June 8 (ANI): Families, devastated by landslide triggered by cyclone Aila in Darjeeling hills, have called for immediate relief and rehabilitation. About 100 families of the Pankhabari region in one of the worst affected areas have been ... Read More »

Cyclone Aila did not deter NCC cadets

Kolkata June 3 (ANI): Encountering the devastating cyclonic storm Aila with an adventurous brave heart and determination, a group of 80 young cadets including 20 girls from the Bengal Naval Wing of the National Cadet Corps (NCC) completed their 430 ... Read More »

Cyclone ‘Aila’ death toll reaches 121

Dhaka, May 27 (ANI): The death toll from Cyclone Aila rose to 121, as thousands of people marooned in the coastal areas were battling to survive the aftermath with little food and drinking water. According to Daily Star, the storm ... Read More »

Cyclone Aila claims 18 lives in Bangladesh

Dhaka, May 26(ANI): ‘Cyclone Aila’ has claimed 18 lives in south-western Bangladesh. Over 500 others are reported to be missing. Four people in Bhola, three each in Khulna, Patuakhali, Noakhali, Laxmipur, one in Barguna and a child in Barisal died, ... Read More »

Cyclone Aila hits Bengal, 19 killed

Cyclone Aila made a landfall in West Bengal on Monday, killing 19 people, affecting over a lakh and leaving behind a trail of destruction before gradually weakening. “The cyclone, now lying stationery 50 km west of Kolkata, hit the West ... Read More »

`Cyclone Aila’ claims 11 lives in West Bengal

Kolkata, May 25 (ANI): At least eleven people have been killed across West Bengal by “Cyclone Aila”. High speed winds of 90 kmph lashed Kolkata and surrounding areas on Monday, uprooting over 80 trees across the city. Several vehicles were ... Read More »

Bangladesh braces itself for `Cyclone Aila’

Dhaka, May 25 (ANI): Residents in Bangladesh said Monday that they were bracing themselves to meet the damage likely to be caused by “Cyclone Aila”as it crosses the Bay of Bengal. The national meteorological department warned people that they could ... Read More »