Heavy rainfall

Heavy rainfall predicted in Odisha, government puts collectors on alert

Heavy rainfall predicted in Odisha, government puts collectors on alert

The Odisha government on Friday asked the District Collectors and departments concerned to keep close watch over the situation as the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) predicted heavy downpour in several parts of the state.

Dec 08, 2017, 22:10 PM IST
Heavy rainfall warning in Odisha, Jharkhand for next 24 hours

Heavy rainfall warning in Odisha, Jharkhand for next 24 hours

Odisha, Jharkhand are expected to receive heavy rainfall in the next 24 hours, the India Meterological Department (IMD) said on Friday.

Oct 20, 2017, 17:37 PM IST

Hyderabad: Flood-like situation after 4 hours of heavy rainfall, 3 reportedly dead

4 hours of heavy rainfall in Hyderabad has resulted in flood-like situation in the city. 3 people have been reported dead with municipal corporation declaring emergency. Watch to know more.

Oct 03, 2017, 08:15 AM IST

Bihar floods: Chilling footage shows family of three falling to their death after road caves in

Floods have caused great destruction across the country, but a horrifying image of havoc caused by flood came from Bihar's Araria. 3 lives ended within seconds while crossing a bridge.

Aug 18, 2017, 10:24 AM IST
Floods take critical turn in Assam, Bihar: At least 110 dead,  over 22 lakh affected

Floods take critical turn in Assam, Bihar: At least 110 dead, over 22 lakh affected

The flood situation has taken a critical turn in Assam and parts of Bihar after incessant rains lash the states.

Aug 14, 2017, 12:06 PM IST

Woman drowns, five missing in Rajasthan boat mishap

The rivers and water bodies in Hadouti region have been overflowing since the area has been witnessing moderate to heavy rainfall since Monday noon.

Aug 08, 2017, 21:21 PM IST

Four die in rain-related incidents in Himachal Pradesh; Odisha, West Bengal brace for heavy downpour

In its forecast, the MeT office said Patna, Bhagalpur, Gaya and Purnea are likely to witness partly cloudy sky with possibility of rain or thundershower tomorrow.

Aug 06, 2017, 23:41 PM IST

Himachal Pradesh hills continue to experience heavy rainfall

An official of the local Met office said there are chances of heavy rainfall at some places in the state till Wednesday.

Jul 16, 2017, 18:50 PM IST
China's floods roil hydropower, corn supplies

China's floods roil hydropower, corn supplies

More than 750,000 hectares (1.85 million acres) of crops have been damaged and direct economic losses totalled more than 25.3 billion yuan ($3.72 billion).

Jul 05, 2017, 09:26 AM IST

Watch: Floods in Manipur due to heavy rainfall

Heavy rainfall in Manipur have caused floods. Water has filled the roads as well as the houses. It has been raining in Imphal from past 2 days.

Jul 02, 2017, 16:05 PM IST

Heavy rains in Mumbai trigger warnings of high tide

Many areas in Mumbai are experiencing heavy rains. Low lying areas are filled with water. Watch to know more.

Jun 25, 2017, 15:35 PM IST
South-West monsoon advances in more parts of Bihar

South-West monsoon advances in more parts of Bihar

Purnea recorded 9 mm rainfall followed by 5.8 mm in Patna, 1.8 mm in Gaya and 0.8 mm in Bhagalpur.

Jun 21, 2017, 20:51 PM IST
Fluctuating pattern of rainfall connected to warming of the Indian Ocean

Fluctuating pattern of rainfall connected to warming of the Indian Ocean

The study shows that changing monsoon patterns "which are tied to higher temperatures in the Indian Ocean" are an "even greater driver of change" in groundwater storage than the pumping of groundwater for agriculture.

Jan 11, 2017, 08:20 AM IST
Assam reels under flood fury; 19 lakh affected

Assam reels under flood fury; 19 lakh affected

The worst affected districts are Lakhimpur, Golaghat, Bongaigaon, Jorhat, Dhemaji, Barpeta, Goalpara, Dhubri, Darrang, Morigaon and Sonitpur.

Jul 29, 2016, 20:50 PM IST
Heavy rain forecast in coastal Karnataka, Western Ghats

Heavy rain forecast in coastal Karnataka, Western Ghats

Heavy rains will occur in coastal and central Karnataka, while the rains will be moderate to light in northern parts of the state with one or two spells in the old Mysuru region.

Jul 06, 2016, 15:02 PM IST

U'khand cloudburst: Chamoli's Jakhni village turns a picture of destruction

Flashfloods wreaked havoc in Chamoli district, with houses washed away and the entire area strewn all over with huge boulders.

Jul 05, 2016, 18:58 PM IST
Cyclone ROANU: MeT dept predicts heavy rainfall across Odisha

Cyclone ROANU: MeT dept predicts heavy rainfall across Odisha

The deep depression over west-central and adjoining southwest Bay of Bengal moved nearly north-northeastwards before intensifying into the cyclonic storm 'ROANU' and lay centred about 590 km southeast of Gopalpur, the Meteorological Centre here said.

May 19, 2016, 13:14 PM IST

92% Indians perceive climate change as a major threat: Survey

A total of 92 percent Indians polled by independent market research company Ipsos view global warming and climate change as major threats.

Jan 13, 2016, 19:47 PM IST

Haldwani-Ramnagar highway blocked due to landslide

The Haldwani- Ramnagar highway has been blocked after heavy rainfall triggered a landslide.

Jul 02, 2015, 09:45 AM IST

Heavy rains across India, 6 states affected

Flood like situation has developed in many parts of India with rainfall lashing 6 states.

Jun 26, 2015, 20:24 PM IST