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Socotra Islands/ Yemen/ Oman/ Somalia/ Saudi Arabia: Tropical Cyclone/ VSCS MEKUNU 02A 240300Z near 13.3N 55.5E, moving NNW 05kt (JTWC) - Updated 24 May 2018 0636Z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Cyclone/ VSCS MEKUNU (02A)

(Is a storm equivent to a CATEGORY 2 Hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale)

…….VERY LIKELY TO INTENSIFY FURTHER DURING NEXT 24 HOURS. 2,785 more words

NEWS

God's own country?

Working on Saturdays is such a bliss sometimes; no managers,less people and marginally less workload. I mostly spend the hours on travel websites. I read about Fort Kochi and was immediately drawn to the gorgeous looking Portuguese architecture and street arts. 1,012 more words

Arabian Sea

Environment

Massive ‘Dead Zone’ in the Arabian Sea

A massive “dead zone” in the Arabian Sea is the largest in the world, a new study reveals. 96 more words

Environment

Tides of Bekal

Swaying coconut trees, rhythmic tides of the sea, and sparkling golden sand on a pristine and clean beach! Sounds perfect, doesn’t it? And if I tell you there are just a handful of people playing around in the beach. 715 more words

Travel

Fort Tiracol: The Gate to Liberation

Fort Tiracol, sometimes known as Terekhol Fort is located on the Northern tip of Goa at the mouth of the Tiracol River. The name probably originated from the Marathi ‘Tir-Khol’ meaning “steep river-bank”.  372 more words

Vacation

Bekal Fort – A Glimpse into the Past

 “Tu hi re……tere bina……”  [“Uyire”]

I could almost see the scintillating Monisha Koirala sauntering around with her long flowing gown behind her and Arvind Swamy yearning for her as he sings the famous soul stirring romantic melody of the late nineties. 1,015 more words

Travel

Indian Navy Inducts Third Ship of LCU Mk-IV Class at Port Blair

The Indian Navy inducted the third ship of the Landing Craft Utility (LCU) Mk-IV project at Port Blair on April 25. The ship was commissioned as INLCU L53 by Vice Admiral Bimal Verma, commander-in-chief of Andaman and Nicobar Command, of the Indian Armed Forces’ tri-service command. 400 more words

Defence