The Maharashtra Government declared holiday in schools and colleges in Mumbai and adjoining areas as a precautionary measure against fast-approaching Cyclone Ockhi on Tuesday Maharashtra Education Minister Vinod Tawde took to Twitter to make the announcement.
Former Congress strongman and "Jan Vikalp" front head Shankersinh Vaghela was also forced to cancel his road shows and rallies today at Junagadh, Mahuva and Palitana towns of Saurashtra.
Earlier in the day, the Prime Minister appealed the BJP workers to focus on helping people across the state.
The rally of Modi can be again rescheduled on December 7, the party leader said.
"Our karyakartas (workers) should devote themselves to providing all possible assistance and stand shoulder to shoulder with fellow citizens", he added further. It is expected to make landfall in coastal Gujarat today with squally winds and heavy rainfall. We are moving them to safer locations.
He also said that he was monitoring the situation arising in various parts of the country due to the cyclone. Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, who is on a tour of cyclone Ockhi-affected areas, on Monday said that search and rescue operations in high seas would not be stopped or diluted till all fishermen, who have been missing since the cyclonic storm hit Kerala's shores, were safely brought back.
One way communities are working on getting more people vaccinated against influenza is by holding school located flu clinics. We spoke with a doctor at Baystate Medical Center and he is urging people to get the flu shot if they haven't already.
The forces of the former Yemeni president regained control over the cities and areas under the control of the Houthis. Houthis have recently turned on Saleh, however, and said Monday that they had killed their former ally.
Independent Rajendra Kumar Singh won the Sirathu Nagar Pacnhayat seat while SP's Urmila Devi emerged victorious in Karari Nagar. He credited the victory to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's vision and BJP chief Amit Shah's guidance.
The app has also been designed with privacy laws like the Children's Online Privacy and Protection Act in mind. The social network also is looking at building controls around how much time a child can spend on the app.
They want a " trigger " mechanism that would impose automatic tax increases to provide revenue if growth fails to materialize. Pass-through income would still get taxed at individual tax rates, but those business owners would have the deduction.
Grigory Rodchenkov , who risked so much to tell this story, and support all those who are willing to speak truth to power. Russian Federation will also be marked in the record books as having obtained zero medals during this Games (which, duh).
The other was the "testing of a long-range ICBM", the implication being this had been achieved with the most recent launch . The latest test was the highest and longest any North Korean missile had flown, landing in the sea near Japan.
Chinese smartphone maker Honor today launched its latest flagship device , the Honor View 10 at an event in London . There are three variants to choose from - 4GB RAM with 64GB internal memory and 6GB RAM plus 64/128GB storage .
A spokesperson for Mueller's team confirmed to BuzzFeed News that Strzok was no longer assigned part of the investigation. A spokeswoman at the Justice Department said " we are aware of the allegation and taking any and all appropriate steps ".
Kevin Durant Ejected For 3rd Time In 18 Games
It's no secret that most teams go into games against the New Orleans Pelicans hoping to get under the skin of DeMarcus Cousins . As the Warriors continue to pile up wins, they've also had issues of late (and this season) collecting technical fouls, too.
Cubs Given Meeting With Shohei Otani
MLB.com's Bryan Hoch was on-site to get direct word from Yankees GM Brian Cashman and, uh, The Grinch. The Red Sox had only $462,000 in bonus pool money left to offer Ohtani, an global amateur free agent.
James Spann: Cold air invades Alabama Tuesday
Highs will be generally in the 40s for area along I-20 and to the north, with 50s for the southern counties of the state. On Friday night a sharp or severe frost will develop with icy patches as temperatures fall to between -3 and 0 degrees.
Brexit border agreement reached between Ireland and UK
He added: "The indications we have is that we are in a much better place now than we have been in the negotiations to date". She said: "There are a couple of issues, some differences do remain which require further negotiation and consultation".
After 37 Years Voyager 1 Fires Up Thrusters
Now, nearly four decades later, they've come back to life without a hitch to take over for the failing attitude control thrusters. Voyager 1 will switch back to its other thrusters once the probe no longer has enough power for the heaters, officials said.
Missing Florida teen found with soccer coach in Syracuse
According to authorities in Florida, the teen left her home on her own and left her cell phone after wiping the device clean. A photo provided to ABC News by the family on Saturday showed Frisina smiling while embracing her parents.
Supermoon to light up the sky this weekend
You also can catch the supermoon online at a free webcast from the Virtual Telescope Project starting at 16:00 UT on December 3. The liberal definition would be a full or new moon that's at or near its closest approach to Earth in its orbit.