In Kanyakumari and Thoothukudi districts of Tamil Nadu, strong winds uprooted more than 500 trees, snapped power lines and damaged settlements close to the sea.
CycloneOckhi alert at Kerala coast: Coast guard and police put restrictions on Trivandrum coast.
5 Navy ships have been deployed from Kochi, two ships are on standby in Lakshadweep.
Manorama News reported that a larger boat that had rescued around 15 stranded fishermen was unable to come to the Thiruvananthapuram shores due to the turbulent sea and was moving towards the Kollam coast.
In a series of tweets, Sitharaman further informed that six warships and two coast guard ships have been deployed along with additional air effort.
GDP turns around, leaps to 6.3% in Sep quarter With the sign of growth trajectory, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley remained optimistic of a higher growth rate in coming quarters. The growth in the agriculture slowed to 1.7% compared to 2.3% in the last quarter and 4.1% in the same quarter past year .
Meanwhile Defence PRO Dhanya Sanal K confirmed that four ships of Indian Navy and 2 ships of Indian Coast Guard have already been deployed for the rescue operations. It is also gearing up for Humanitarian Assistance that may be required due to the storm.
Torrential rain and winds wreaked havoc along the southern districts of Kerala Thursday. The IMD recorded an "isolated very heavy rainfall" of 15 cm in Aryankavu in Kollam district. Hence, schools in Chennai, Kanyakumari, Tuticorin, Kancheepuram, Villupuram, Madurai, Theni, Thanjavur and Thiruvarur will remain closed today.
Indian Meteorological Department on Thursday issued a cyclone warning for south Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Lakshadweep islands.
Squally winds speed reaching 55-65 kmph gusting to 75 kmph very likely along & around Lakshadweep Islands during next 12 hours and increase thereafter with wind speeds becoming 80-90 kmph gusting to 100 kmph from tonight, the 30th November 2017.
The report said gale wind with speeds reaching 65-75 kmph and gusting to 85 kmph are likely along and off south Kerala over the next 48 hours and off south Tamil Nadu.
As security forces approached a house, the militants opened fire, triggering a gunfight which lasted for several hours. It added that three AK rifles with 3 magazines and 111 rounds and other ammunition were found on slain men.
You'll be able to watch a livestream of James' first day on set on the Fear the Walking Dead Facebook page tomorrow at 4 p.m. Nearly a month back, it was revealed that the rating of season 8 of The Walking Dead is crumbling down .
Phones issued by the White House are hardened by the government and aren't able to send text messages, Bloomberg reported. Back then, White House's tech support department concluded that the Kelly's phone had been hacked.
The company acknowledged that processing was taking longer than usual in its stores and said it was working on the problem. Predictions are that overall online holiday sales will reach $107 billion, rising more than 13% from past year .
The team who wins will play on Saturday against the victor of the No. 9 seed Creighton and Coastal Carolina match. The match will mark the first meeting between WKU and Notre Dame and is the Fighting Irish's 19th NCAA appearance.
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Talib has since come forth to explain his side of the story, saying all he did is come out " to play football on Sunday ". Last season, Talib snatched a chain off of Crabtree's neck, prompting Crabtree to confront him on the field.
Preparing for a bad flu season
Despite the Australian findings, urgent care clinics KWCH spoke with said they haven't seen too many people with the flu yet. Public health officials in Australia stated that there were above-average hospitalizations and deaths from the flu .
BMW i8 Roadster revealed as its most gorgeous hybrid yet
Efficiency improvements in the batteries also liberate an extra 12bhp from the electric motor , which powers the front wheels. The Roadster's soft-top is all-electric and opens in 15 seconds at a button's push while traveling up to 31 miles per hour .
Sacramento Kings at Golden State Warriors game 20
Head coach Steve Kerr has said, in retrospect, the Warriors probably shouldn't have let Durant play against his former team. Durant will not play for the third consecutive game, and the fourth time in Golden State's past five games.