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'Gaja' crosses coast, rainfall pounds TN, 13 dead 17.11.2018 Financial Chronicle
Nagapattinam/Chennai Cyclone Gaja ripped through Nagapattinam early Friday uprooting trees and snapping power lines leaving a trail of destruction in coastal districts besides claiming 13 lives and flooding standing crops. The cyclonic storm crossed Tamil Nadu's coast between Nagapattinam and nearby Vedaranyam early hours Friday, bringing in heavy rains in the coastal regions, according to a weather bulletin. Winds gusting upto 120 kmph uprooted trees, snapped electric cables and blew off roofing-sheets. According to officials, ten men and three women died and 28 head of cattle perished in cyclone related incidents despite authorities evacuating as many as 81,948 people to 471 relief centres in Cuddalore, Nagapattinam, Ramanathapuram, Thanjavur, Pudukottai and Tiruvarur districts. The storm caused heavy damage to the 16th century Shrine Basilica at Velankanni in Nagapattinam district. Due to gusty winds, the rood cross on top of the church broke and fell, Church authorities said. The church is built in ...
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Cyclone Gaja crosses coast, rainfall pounds Tamil Nadu; 13 lives lost 17.11.2018 Zee News : India National
The cyclonic storm crossed Tamil Nadu's coast between Nagapattinam and nearby Vedaranyam early hours Friday, bringing in heavy rains in the coastal regions, according to a weather bulletin.
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Dutch government appeals order to speed up climate change battle 16.11.2018 Reuters: World News
The Dutch government on Friday said it would ask the country's highest court to overturn a ruling ordering it to speed up reductions in greenhouse gas emissions.
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PM Narendra Modi assures all possible help from Centre after Cyclone Gaja leaves 13 people dead in Tamil Nadu 16.11.2018 Zee News : India National
Taking to micro-blogging site Twitter, PM Modi expressed grief at the lives lost due to the cyclone and offered prayers for the injured.
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GAIL might buy some wind energy assets of IL&FS: sources 16.11.2018 Reuters: Money News
Gas utility GAIL (India) Ltd might be interested in buying some of the wind assets of debt-laden Infrastructure Leasing and Financial Services (IL&FS) but has yet to have any discussion on the matter, two sources from GAIL said on ...
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Cyclone Gaja claims 11 lives in Tamil Nadu; CM announces compensation for families of victims 16.11.2018 Zee News : India National
Palaniswami announced a compensation of Rs 10 lakh each from the Chief Minister's Public Relief Fund (CMPRF) for the families of the victims. 
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Cyclone Gaja likely to cross Tami Nadu coast early hours Friday, says IMD 16.11.2018 Zee News : India National
At the time of landfall, wind speed of 80-90 kmph gusting up to 100 kmph and heavy rains were likely along the region, the Met office said.
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Exclusive: At U.N. climate talks, Trump team plans sideshow on coal 15.11.2018 Reuters: World News
The Trump administration plans to set up a side-event promoting fossil fuels at the annual U.N. climate talks next month, repeating a strategy that infuriated global-warming activists during last year's talks, according to three people with knowledge of the ...
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Severe Cyclonic storm ‘GAJA’ over Southwest Bay of Bengal 15.11.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Severe Cyclonic Storm ‘GAJA’ over Southwest Bay of Bengal moved further west-southwestwards with a speed of 22 kmph during past 06 hours and lay centred at 1130 hrs IST of 15th November, 2018 over Southwest Bay of Bengal nearlatitude 11.2°N and longitude 82.0°E, about 280 km southeast of Chennai (Tamil Nadu) and 240 km east-northeast of Nagapattinam (Tamil Nadu).
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Cyclonic storm Gaja to make landfall on Thursday; Tamil Nadu, Puducherry on alert 14.11.2018 Zee News : India National
 While moving west-southwestwards further, it is likely to weaken gradually and cross Tamil Nadu coast between Pamban and Cuddalore on Thursday evening as a Cyclonic Storm with a wind speed of 80-90 gusting to 100 kmph.
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Death toll hits 48 in California's worst wildfire disaster 14.11.2018 Reuters: Top News
The remains of six more fire victims were found on Tuesday in a northern California town overrun by flames last week, raising the death toll to 48 in the most lethal and destructive wildfire in California's history.
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GE speeds plan to raise $4 billion cash, lifts sagging shares 14.11.2018 Reuters: Money News
General Electric Co plans to raise $4 billion in needed cash by year end, the company said on Tuesday, speeding its planned sale of a stake in oilfield services unit Baker Hughes .
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Mumbai`s iconic Dabbawalas to join Sena chief Uddhav Thackrey`s Ayodhya march 13.11.2018 Zee News : India National
A team of Dabbawalas will join Sena's 'Chalo Ayodhya' march on November 25.
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MNRE circulates draft Indian Wind Turbine Certification Scheme   (IWTCS) 13.11.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, in consultation with National Institute of Wind Energy Chennai, has prepared a draft of new Scheme called Indian Wind Turbine Certification Scheme (IWTCS) incorporating various guidelinesTurbine Certification Scheme (IWTCS).
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How India Votes: Sabarimala adds wind to BJP’s sails in South India but won’t take it far in 2019 13.11.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
The Modi government is the least popular in South India.
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Markets open in red, Nifty below 10,500 13.11.2018 Zee News : Business
News at the domestic key macro data -- index of industrial production (IIP) for September and CPI inflation for October failed to incite momentum.
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General Electric seeks urgent asset sales as bond fears rise 13.11.2018 Reuters: Money News
General Electric Co will sell assets with "urgency" to reduce its high debt, Chief Executive Officer Larry Culp said on Monday, as GE shares tumbled as much as 10 percent and the cost of insuring its debt hit a six-year high.
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BJP will implement nationwide NRC, send back infiltrators if voted back to power in 2019: Amit Shah 13.11.2018 Zee News : India National
Assam government identified 40 lakh people in the state who were unable to prove their citizenship, he added.
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General Electric seeks 'urgent' asset sales to cut debt: CEO 12.11.2018 Reuters: Money News
General Electric Co is pursuing assets sales with "urgency" to reduce its high debt and is unsure when its ailing power business will hit bottom, Chief Executive Officer Larry Culp said in a television interview on Monday, sending its shares down as much as 10 ...
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Government okays constitution of new Boards of Governors for IIMs, withdraws it nominees 12.11.2018 Zee News : India National
 The government also decided to withdraw its nominees from the existing boards. 
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