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Hundreds of flights canceled in New York storm

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Airlines suspended hundreds of flights around New York on Wednesday after gale force winds and snow lashed the city where tens of thousands of people still lack electricity since superstorm Sandy.

After Sandy, another coastal storm headed towards US northeast

Just as the US east coast is limpingback to recovery from the destruction caused by Sandy, another
strong coastal storm threatens to hit the region this week and could result in high winds, flooding a

Post-Sandy woes force New York to cancel marathon

Two days after announcing the annual New York Marathon would take place Sunday as scheduled, Mayor Michael Bloomberg reversed course and cancelled the event.

"While holding the race would not require

Cyclone Nilam leaves 3 dead

As cyclone Nilam made landfall near Mahabalipuram in Tamil Nadu on Wednesday evening, heavy rains and gale-force winds hit several coastal districts of Andhra Pradesh, killing at least three people.

Nilam leaves TN shaken


A young marine engineer drowned at sea off Besant Nagar here and a sevenyear-old boy died in wall collapse near Arakkonam as the blustery cylone Nilam wreaked havoc on Wednesday along the coastal area

Cyclone grounds Chennaiites


Cyclone Nilam has left not just roads battered, but oprooted 132 trees in the city and at least five electric poles went down unable to withstand the gusty winds.

Vehicular movement was at snail’s p

One dead, 5 missing from vessel

What was supposed to be a lifeboat turned out fateful for five seamen, who were last seen drifting away from the port.

Upon orders from captain Fernandaz, the seafarers were asked to reach ashore wi

Dip & rain: City chill & still


Bengalureans had to pull their sweaters and raincoats out on Wednesday as Cyclone Nilam in the neighbouring Tamil Nadu plunged the city temperatures, and brought incessant rains and heavy winds over t

Cyclone Nilam claims 11 lives, heavy rainfall expected during next 12 hours


Cyclone Nilam has so far claimed lives of eight people in Tamil Nadu and three in Andhra Pradesh.

The devastating storm swept across north Tamil Nadu coast near Mahabalipuram.

Heavy rains all thro

15 sailors rescued, 6 still missing


Fifteen sailors were on Thursday rescued and a search was on for six other missing crew who were on board an oil tanker that drifted and ran aground off the city coast in high velocity winds before th

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