Nivar weakened into a severe cyclonic storm after it crossed the coast near Puducherry early Thursday, the IMD said. ICAI Reschedules CA Exam in View of Cyclone Nivar, Check New Dates The exams which were to be held on 24-25 November will now be conducted on 9 December and 11 December. !#ChennaiRain #Nivar pic.twitter.com/K7zU3LM7S8, Featured image: Tropical Cyclone "Nivar" at 03:00 UTC on November 26, 2020. Credit: EUMETSAT/Meteosat-8, RAMMB/CIRA, TW. It had maximum sustained surface wind speed of 70 to 80 km/h (44 - 50 mph) and gusts to 90 km/h (56 mph), according to the IMD. Tirumala Hills, the abode of Lord Venkateswara, has been receiving incessant rain since Wednesday, causing a lot of hardship to hundreds of devotees stranded there. Early reports mention 3 fatalities. Cyclone Nivar is heading towards the northern part Tamil Nadu and the southern Andhra Pradesh coasts, according to the India Meteorological Department (IMD). Get technology news, gadgets reviews & ratings. IMD forecasters expect Nivar to continue moving NW and weaken further into a Deep Depression during the next 6 hours and into a depression by subsequent 6 hours. The volcano continues to exude magma and the Alert level remains at Orange since December 28, 2020. The death toll is preliminary as of Sunday morning, January 10. Cyclone Nivar is the fourth cyclone to hit the North Indian Ocean region in 2020. Have spoken to CM Shri @EPSTamilNadu and CM Shri @VNarayanasami and assured all possible help from the centre. Cyclones Nivar and Burevi brought relief to migratory birds after a two-year lull post-cyclone Gaja in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu, which was finally able to … Four killed due to Nivar cyclone in Tamil Nadu; Centre, state announce relief Indian, Russian satellites just metres away in space; Roscosmos … Sign up for a weekly curated briefing of the most important strategic affairs stories from across the world. Cyclone Nivar is the third name to be used from the new list and the name was suggested by Iran. Heavy rains continued to slam the... A powerful winter storm swept through Texas, Louisiana, and Mississippi on Sunday, January 10, 2021, leaving more than 150 000 customers without power. Buzz Staff, November 26, 2020, 19:53 IST explore: Buzz In... Noctilucent clouds (NLCs) have returned to the South Pole and made a very rare appearance over Argentina more than one month after the beginning of the southern hemisphere season. EMSC is reporting M6.1 at a depth of 210 km (130 miles). Heavy rains affecting southern Thailand over the past 7 days caused severe floods and landslides, leaving at least 3 people dead and more than 58 000 households affected. Gusty winds and rains lashed parts of Tamil Nadu on Wednesday, leaving several areas inundated. As per reports, ‘Nivar’ means light in Persian. The image that appears on your comment is your Gravatar. Nivar will be the second cyclone to hit Tamil Nadu in two years after Cyclone Gaja in 2018. Cyclone Nivar will be the fourth cyclone to take shape in the North Indian Ocean region this year. Cyclone Nivar LATEST Updates Landfall process expected to start soon In its 9.30 pm bulletin, the IMD said that the very severe cyclonic storm lay 60 … Venkatagiri in the Nellore district received the state's highest rainfall of 245 mm (9.6 inches). But a fact check into the claims revealed it was not Chennai but an old video from Pakistan. The core of the storm which hit close to Marakkanam is expected to take three hours to cross over. The quake was followed by M5.2 at... A cold snap has gripped South Korea, bringing more than 0.3 m (1 foot) of snow and prompting a cold warning in Seoul for the first time in 57 years on Thursday, January 7, 2021. It has been clarified that the schedule of examinations notified vide Notification No.13-CA(Exam)/N/2020 dated 21st August 2020 in respect of all other cities shall remain unchanged. As Nivar made landfall near Puducherry in the early hours of Thursday, heavy rains pounded Tamil Nadu and the union territory leading to inundation and uprooting of trees. The approach roads to the Marina beach, off the arterial Kamaraj Salai, were flooded and sheets of water reached close to the main road where the city's fishermen had securely tied up their boats. According to estimates, over 1,000 trees were uprooted in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry. IMD has issued a yellow alert in these areas. Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanasamy takes stock of a storm-affected area, in the aftermath of cyclone Nivar on Thursday. The UWI-SRC Team conducted a successful helicopter reconnaissance of the La Soufriere Volcano on January 6, 2021. Cyclone Nivar. — India Meteorological Department (@Indiametdept) November 26, 2020. There is a general consensus for the system cyclonic storm before making a landfall during the wee hours of 26th november north of pondy latitude . The landfall of Nivar began late on Wednesday night. The threat of Cyclone Nivar looms large over Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, and Puducherry as the deep depression in the Bay of Bengal intensified on Tuesday morning. Popular gadgets including laptop, tablet and mobile specifications, features, prices, comparison. In 22 hours to 06:30 LT on November 26, Puducherry received 300 mm (11.8 inches), Cuddalore 270 mm (10.6 inches), Chidambaram 130 mm (5.1 inches), Chennai 113 mm (4.4 inches), Karaikal 96 mm (3.7 inches) and Nagapattinam 63 mm (2.4 inches). Viral Video of Signboard Falling on Motorists is from Pakistan and Not Cyclone Nivar. NDRF teams already on ground to help people in need. Producing content you read on this website takes a lot of time, effort, and hard work. Updated Date: November 27, 2020 00:10:55 IST. Union home minister Amit Shah on Thursday spoke to chief ministers of Tamil Nadu and Puducherry and assured them of all possible help from the Centre. Nivar caused heavy rain and strong winds and made the governments of Puducherry and Tamil Nadu declare public holidays. The Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission issued an official notice to reschedule the counselling scheduled for November 24 and 25. It has been forming in the Bay of Bengal, and is expected to cause powerful cyclonic storms and heavy rainfall between Mamallapuram and Karaikal, including Mayiladuthurai district on Wednesday (November 25). The government officials in Tamil Nadu's capital Chennai said they have released water from a major reservoir and cleared fallen trees, adding that they continue to constantly monitoring four other reservoirs in anticipation of a rapid rise in water levels to avoid a repeat of 2015 flooding which killed several hundred people. Heavy rain was influenced by the strong northeastern monsoon and an area of low pressure off... At least 12 people have been killed and 18 others injured after two landslides caused by heavy rain hit West Java Province, Indonesia on Saturday, January 9, 2021. 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Insolvency Professional to retain … Cyclone Nivar began its landfall around 11.30 pm on Wednesday and crossed the Puducherry coast before 2.30 am on Thursday. According to Atulya Mishra, additional chief secretary of Tamil Nadu, three people have lost their lives and three others were injured due to the rough weather and the subsequent damage caused by the cyclone. 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. 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. The TNPSC Group 4 2020 counselling for the Steno and typist posts were postponed because of the Nivar Cyclone. According to the inputs received so far, crops and groves are safe in the state, Udhayakumar told reporters. Cyclone Nivar (Source: @Indiametdept /Twitter) The … Cyclone 'Nivar' was initially projected to be a 'severe cyclonic storm'. Another farmer was feared washed away while NDRF personnel rescued two others from a reservoir in Chittoor district. E-mail id: Tamil Nadu: For Motor Claims: Mr. Ravichandran C: 9940086004: ravi.chandran@royalsundaram.in 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. Over 1,000 trees uprooted in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry. It also disrupted air, train, and railway services. ALSO READ: Indian Navy ready to combat Cyclone Nivar … 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 name 'Nivar' has been selected from the list of names given by Iran. The storm, in both Tamil Nadu and Puducherry, left a trail of uprooted trees, authorities said, while many areas saw flooding. New Delhi, Nov 25: The Railways has cancelled over a dozen special trains on November 25 and 26 scheduled to either originate from and terminate in … Other districts like Anantapuramu, Kurnool, Guntur, and West Godavari were also receiving moderate to heavy rainfall under Nivars impact. “Cyclone Nivar may make landfall after 2 am on November 26. Revenue, civic, and police authorities were on their toes coordinating and removing uprooted trees using heavy-duty motor equipment and backhoe loaders. Cyclone Nivar is expected to intensify into a 'very severe cyclonic storm' and cross Tamil Nadu and Puducherry coasts between Karaikal and Mamallapuram on the late evening of November 25. Nagapattinam recorded 6.3 cm rainfall, Karaikal 9.6 cm, and Chennai 11.3 cm, as per PTI. Weather Underground provides tracking maps, 5-day forecasts, computer models, satellite imagery and detailed storm statistics for tracking and forecasting Tropical Cyclone Nivar Tracker. “These districts are very likely to experience isolated heavy rainfall on 26 and 27 November,” CS Patil, director, IMD Bengaluru stated. The Chennai international airport has been closed till 7 am on Thursday amid bad weather conditions caused by Cyclone Nivar, the civil aviation ministry said. EMSC is reporting the same magnitude and depth. EMSC is reporting M6.1 at a depth of 162 km (100 miles). The volcano continues to exude magma on the surface,... A powerful winter storm is affecting areas along the Sea of Japan on January 8, 2021, bringing dangerous winds, high waves, heavy snow, and blizzard conditions. You can reach me at teo [ at ] watchers.news. The counselling for the said dates will now be conducted on December 8 and 9. Why don't you post the first comment? Power supply, which was disconnected in most coastal regions was in the process of restoration and waterlogging being drained out, authorities said. Nivar has also damaged 101 huts and caused about 380 trees to fall, Mishra said. Also Read - Cyclone Nivar Updates: 1500 Hectares of Farmland Damaged in TN, CM Makes Damage Assessment This has little to do with the … However, the situation would be reviewed, and based on its outcome, insurance payout and compensation to farmers, if any, would be announced by Chief Minister K Palaniswami, he said. Cyclone Nivar Latest News: Severe cyclonic storm ‘Cyclone Nivar’ in the final hours of Wednesday made landfall about 30 km north of Puducherry … The IMD has issued a red-colour coded warning for the southern areas of Tamil Nadu and Kerala in view of the brewing storm and said that these areas are expected to receive … 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. 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). 'Nivar' is forecast intensify into a very severe cyclonic storm and is likely to cross the coast between Tamil Nadu and Puducherry before dawn on Thursday, the … Firstpost - All Rights Reserved. Subscribe to our newsletter and have our news updates delivered to your inbox daily. Nivar now a ‘severe cyclonic storm’ after making landfall; Puducherry and many districts of Tamil Nadu have declared holiday on November 26. Cyclone Nivar: ICAI Postpones CA November 2020 Exams In Tamil Nadu, Puducherry . Good Precautions Were Taken. Deputy Director-General of Meteorology, Chennai, S Balachandran said rainfall is likely to continue in Tamil Nadu and the storm now lay inside the land area and it would further weaken. PTI. Nivar moves northwest, IMD issues yellow alert in Karnataka. by Swarajya Staff - Nov 24, 2020 10:15 AM. "It's a solace that nothing untoward happened and the weakening of the cyclone is good news," Tamil Nadu Revenue Minister RB Udhayakumar said. 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