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Abhishek Banerjee appointed TMC's new national general secretary

In a major development, Trinamool Congress (TMC) on Saturday appointed Abhishek Banerjee, Diamond Harbour MP and nephew of West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee, as the party's all India general ...

Abhishek Banerjee appointed TMC's new national general secretary

Five dead as cyclone Yaas batters India

Barely a week after Cyclone Tauktae claimed at least 155 lives in western India, Cyclone Yaas has forced the evacuation of more than 1.5 million people in the eastern states of West Bengal and Odisha

Vehicles submerged due to heavy rainfall due to Cyclone Yaas landfall, on 26 May 2021

Severe cyclonic storm Yaas weakens after hitting Odisha, WB coast

Sever cyclonic storm Yaas which intensified into a very severe cyclonic storm over Northwest Bay and adjoining area completed crossing North Odisha-West Bengal coast between North of Dhamra & South ...

Severe cyclonic storm Yaas weakens after hitting Odisha, WB coast

Cyclone Yaas

Landfall process starts in Odisha, likely to continue for 3-4 hrs

The landfall process of Cyclone Yass started around 9:00 am on Wednesday between Dhamra and Balasore in Odisha and is expected to continue for about three to four hours, said Odisha Special Relief ...

Locals residents walk to a shelter as Cyclone Yaas barrels towards India's eastern coast in the Bay of Bengal, in Digha some 190 Km from Kolkata on 26 May 2021

Cyclone Yaas

Tornedo hits Hooghly, North 24 Parganas

Though the weather department said that these kinds of tornadoes are common ahead of a major cyclone but also admitted that it is very unlikely at a place which is nearly 210 kilometres away from the ...

Tornedo hits Hooghly, North 24 Parganas

Cyclone batters eastern India, 1.2m seek shelter

The cyclone would generate waves higher than rooftops in some areas, said the Indian Meteorological Department

High tide waves due to the formation of cyclone Yaas in the Bay of Bengal, in East Medinipur on 25 May 2021

Cyclone Yaas nearer the coast

Maximum sustained wind speed within 84 km of the very severe cyclone centre is about 130 km per hour rising to 150 km per hour is gusts

Cyclone Yaas nearer the coast

Super Cyclone ‘Yash’ might hit Sundarbans between 23-25 May

The met department warned that the ferocity of the cyclonic Storm named by Oman might equal that of ‘Amphan’ that devastated Kolkata and adjoining areas on 19 May last year during the lockdown

The green mangrove forest of Sundarbans. Sundarbans' Kalibagi area in Khulna

Narada scam: 3 Trinamool Congress leaders, Sovan Chatterjee picked up by CBI

Trinamool Congress ministers Firhad Hakim, Subrata Mukherjee, MLA Madan Mitra were brought to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) office in Kolkata on Monday in connection with the Narada scam

Narada scam: 3 Trinamool Congress leaders, Sovan Chatterjee picked up by CBI

Don't fell trees for restaurants and other establishments at Suhrawardy Udyan

Trees at Suhrawardy Udyan are being felled indiscriminately to give way for restaurants and other structures.

Don't fell trees for restaurants and other establishments at Suhrawardy Udyan
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