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Gujarat receives 100.84 per cent of long period average rainfall

Gujarat receives 100.84 per cent of long period average rainfall

"The state has received 100.84 per cent of LPA rainfall so far this season. There are as many as 12 districts which have so far received more than 100 per cent of LPA rainfall," it said.

 

Aug 30, 2017, 20:47 PM IST
This is how much food India wastes every year - Read shocking details

This is how much food India wastes every year - Read shocking details

Buoyed by a good monsoon after two consecutive years of drought, the country's foodgrain output is expected to touch a record in the ongoing 2016-17 crop year, Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh said on Thursday.

Sep 15, 2016, 21:42 PM IST
How to step out with happy feet in monsoon

How to step out with happy feet in monsoon

With heavy rain and humid weather, feet allergy can be a common problem. To avoid such condition, wear open, strappy sandals in waterproof material and ensure that your footwear is dry, says an expert.

Aug 16, 2016, 18:34 PM IST
Much-awaited Monsoon hits Kerala coast

Much-awaited Monsoon hits Kerala coast

The much-awaited south west monsoon hit the Kerala coast on Wednesday.

Jun 08, 2016, 12:41 PM IST
Watching inflation, monsoon to decide interest rate: Raghuram Rajan

Watching inflation, monsoon to decide interest rate: Raghuram Rajan

RBI is closely watching inflation data as well as monsoon rain forecasts for deciding on further interest rate cuts and the monetary policy still remains in the "accommodative mode", Governor Raghuram Rajan has said.

Apr 19, 2016, 15:00 PM IST

Late rains have washed away drought fears in Maharashtra: Devendra Fadnavis

Reeling under drought-like conditions just a few days ago, Marathwada and Vidarbha regions of Maharashtra now have drinking water stock that will last till June, thanks to a bout of heavy rainfall last week.

Sep 21, 2015, 23:05 PM IST

NDMC gears up to check waterlogging during monsoon

Gearing up for the monsoon season, the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) has set up four control rooms in areas under its jurisdiction to check the menace of waterlogging.

Jul 03, 2015, 16:27 PM IST

Excess rainfall claims 23 lives in Kerala

The excess rainfall since the onset of monsoon in Kerala on June 1 has claimed 23 lives and damaged properties worth crores of rupees in 374 villages across the state, the state government said here on Friday.

Jun 21, 2013, 13:49 PM IST

Declare Uttarakhand disaster as natural calamity: BSP

Mayawati on Thursday expressed concern over massive loss of life and property in neighbouring Uttarakhand and demanded the central government to declare it as a national calamity.

Jun 20, 2013, 14:09 PM IST

Steady morning drizzle brings relief to Delhiites

Delhiites had a muggy day yesterday with a rise in
temperature and high humidity even as some parts of the
capital received monsoon showers.

Jul 08, 2011, 11:07 AM IST

US, India to collaborate to improve monsoon forecasts

India experiences monsoon weather, typically resulting in six months of rain beginning in early June.

Nov 13, 2010, 09:47 AM IST