"It's a solace that nothing untoward happened and the weakening of the cyclone is good news," Tamil Nadu Revenue Minister RB Udhayakumar said. Cyclone Nivar will be the fourth cyclone to take shape in the North Indian Ocean region this year. The epicenter was located 47.4 km (29.5 miles) E of... A strong earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.1 hit Salta, Argentina at 03:54 UTC on January 10, 2021. If you value what we do here, please consider subscribing today. Tamil Nadu deputy chief minister O Panneerselvam visited water-logged areas in Chennai on Thursday to review the situation after heavy rains battered the state. The TNPSC Group 4 2020 counselling for the Steno and typist posts were postponed because of the Nivar Cyclone. The Chief Secretaries informed the NCMC about their preparedness. Researcher, journalist and editor of The Watchers. Cyclone Nivar Latest News: Severe cyclonic storm ‘Cyclone Nivar’ in the final hours of Wednesday made landfall about 30 km north of Puducherry … The Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) warned heavy snow and powerful winds are expected through Sunday,... A huge sinkhole opened up early Friday morning (LT), January 8, 2021, in the car park of Naples 'del Mare' hospital, Italy. The coastal areas of Karnataka will witness light to a moderate cast of rainfall on 27 November, he added. Neary 138 000 people have evacuated ahead of the storm, including 28 161 children, from the low-lying areas and unsafe buildings across Tamil Nadu. Nivar, which is moving towards northwest direction is excepted to turn into a normal cyclonic storm in the South Interior districts of Karnataka, India Meteorological Department (IMD), Bengaluru said on Thursday. Tamil Nadu govt withdraws permission for 100% occupancy in movie theatres, 2020, year of the pandemic: Left without a stage and live audience, TN storyteller turns to Zoom to perform, Prior to Master's release, Tamil Nadu government allows 100 percent occupancy in cinemas. Indian Navy ships, aircraft, helicopters, diving, and disaster relief teams were placed on standby. The video was originally posted in August. Making her way back to her native village, Rathy S found herself grappling with a vexing question: How does one perform as a storyteller in this ‘physically-distanced world’? This new directive comes days after actor Vijay had a meeting with Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami, where he requested that current COVID-19 protocols be eased. — India Meteorological Department (@Indiametdept) November 26, 2020. Firstpost - All Rights Reserved. In the Parsi language, the name 'Nivar' … The online counselling is now scheduled to be conducted from November 26 to December 01, 2020. No one was hurt but the hole swallowed several parked cars. pic.twitter.com/De4G6AK5TM, #Chennai getting back on its feet after #CycloneNivar makes landfall pic.twitter.com/4AjauplZPz, Thank you To All The @chennaicorp Workers Working Tirelessly To Bring Back The City To Normal. “These districts are very likely to experience isolated heavy rainfall on 26 and 27 November,” CS Patil, director, IMD Bengaluru stated. State: Name of the Nodal Officer: Contact Numbers : Mob / Land no. Content Curator November 24, 2020: Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (TNAU) has extended the online TNAU UG Counselling 2020 schedule to 6 days in view of Nivar Cyclone forecast. The agency is reporting a depth of 160 km (99 miles). ICAI reschedules CA exams due to Nivar cyclone in some cities in Tamil Nadu & Puducherry ... Admit Cards already issued would remain valid for the rescheduled date. However, it intensified into a 'very severe cyclonic storm', crossing the Tamil Nadu coast on the night of November 25. It was classified as a Very Severe Cyclonic Storm at the time of landfall, with an estimated wind speed of 120 to 130 km/h (75 - 80 mph) and gusts to 145 km/h (90 mph), according to the India Meteorological Department (IMD).