Flight operations stopped at Mumbai airport till 7pm; high winds lash skyscrapers, rip off shanties near beach; 200 COVID-19 patients moved from field hospital.
Two people were reported dead on Wednesday as coronavirus-hit Mumbai appeared to escape the worst of Cyclone Nisarga, the first severe storm to threaten India's financial capital in more than 70 years.
Amid the lockdown 60 doctors —from Surat to Kochi, from Gurgaon to Kanya Kumari — refused to be locked down in worry and panic and started unwinding like never before.
Mannat, the bungalow where Shah Rukh Khan and family lives, has been covered with plastic sheets due to the ongoing monsoon season, and a picture has gone viral.
The formerly green Lonar Lake is a 50,000-year-old body of water formed by a meteor-strike and is famous for being the world’s largest basaltic impact crater.
The filmmaker underwent surgery at the Kokilaben Hospital and "is doing fine", confirmed a family friend.
His ill health has made him unfit to undertake overseas travel.
Flydubai and Air Arabia announced airline ticket to Mumbai and Karachi for Dhs300 and Dhs430 respectively. This is due to the new coronavirus strain that has forced various countries to impose restrictions, affecting air travel.
Indian state of Maharashtra has lost more that 100 lives in a series of hillslides, landslides, house-crashes and other incidents after torrential rains, officials said on Friday.
The western state of Maharashtra saw landslides, flooding and a building collapse after torrential rain shook Raigad, Ratnagiri and Satara districts. The Army, Navy, Air Force and Coast Guard rushed to rescue the marooned populace, top officials said here on Friday.