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Monsoon hits Maharashtra, east India; heat wave likely in North

Monsoon hits Maharashtra, east India; heat wave likely in North

Head of the National Weather Forecasting Centre at the India Meteorological Department (IMD) Sathi Devi said the monsoon has advanced to several parts of Maharashtra and Konkan region.

Jun 12, 2017, 22:49 PM IST

Act East policy will open markets like Myanmar, ASEAN for East India: President

The Act East policy of the central government will open new markets like Myanmar and the ASEAN countries for eastern Indian entrepreneurs, President Pranab Mukherjee said here on Tuesday.

Aug 23, 2016, 20:38 PM IST

Modi to visit Malaysia, Singapore from Nov 21

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Malaysia and Singapore from November 21 during which he will attend the 13th ASEAN-India Summit and the 10th East Asia Summit (EAS).

Nov 18, 2015, 21:56 PM IST

Beauty pageant winner from East India seeks to make North East proud

After winning the tiara as the Femina Miss India (East), Darjeeling girl Sagarika Chhetri said she wanted to make the youth of her home town, and the North East in general, proud.

Feb 03, 2013, 16:51 PM IST

Jan 26 parade: Students to showcase colourful art forms

A total of around 700 schoolchildren from different parts of the country will be showcasing a variety of cultural items.

Jan 13, 2013, 10:50 AM IST

Power failure: 21 states, 60 cr people affected

Power Grid Corp chief RN Nayak has said that power supply will be restored by 7 pm in most of the major cities hit by grid failure.

Jul 31, 2012, 16:08 PM IST

Massive crisis again: Half of India powerless

The entire northern and eastern India faced blackout on Tuesday afternoon after the power grid serving the two regions failed within minutes of each other.

Jul 31, 2012, 13:57 PM IST

No let up in heat wave in North, East India

Country`s northern and eastern plains continued to reel under the heat wave, with the mercury settling above the normal mark at several places.

Jun 04, 2012, 19:36 PM IST

Heat wave in North, East India

The summer sun scorched the north and east of the country where the temperature at most places climbed above 40 degrees celsius.

May 25, 2012, 21:55 PM IST

Victims of cyclonic storm in east India await relief

Victims of the devastating cyclonic storm in north Bengal, east Bihar and Assam, which left more than 120 people dead and several thousand homeless, are yet to receive basic relief.

Apr 17, 2010, 17:59 PM IST

Heat wave sweeps northern and eastern regions; 5 dead

Five people died on Tuesday due to
sunstroke as heat wave continued to sweep northern and eastern
regions of the country with mercury staying several notches
above normal at many places.

Apr 13, 2010, 21:03 PM IST