India rain

Rains bring down mercury in Himachal Pradesh

The entire Himachal Pradesh on Sunday saw light to moderate intermittent showers, leading to the maximum temperature dipping by four to five degrees.

Sep 20, 2015, 19:17 PM IST

Rain lashes few places in Punjab, Haryana

Ending the prolonged dry spell, rains today lashed few places in Punjab and neighbouring Haryana, the two leading agrarian states which are facing around 40 per cent deficit monsoon rains each this year.

Sep 20, 2015, 18:24 PM IST

Indian monsoon rains 22% below average in past week

The monsoon is also the main determining factor for consumer spending in rural areas where around two-thirds of India`s population of 1.2 billion live.

Aug 28, 2014, 18:50 PM IST

Govt downgrades rain forecast, rules out drought

This indicates that the country is expected to receive "deficient" rainfall,.

Aug 12, 2014, 18:30 PM IST

28 dead as rain, hailstorms lash Maharashtra

Unseasonal rains accompanied by severe hailstorms have left at least 28 people dead and over 100 others injured across Maharashtra in the past 10 days.

Mar 13, 2014, 00:35 AM IST

Mawsynram – the wettest place on Earth

Deep in India’s northeast, villagers use grass to sound-proof their huts from rain and a sign tells visitors they are in “wettest place on earth.”

Jul 29, 2013, 18:53 PM IST

3 districts flooded in Arunachal, CM sounds red alert

Incessant rains in the past few days have caused flood in at least three districts of Arunachal Pradesh.

Sep 20, 2012, 19:49 PM IST

North India receives rains

Parts of North India on Thursday received moderate to heavy rainfall which left some cities water-logged.

Aug 30, 2012, 22:20 PM IST

Rains in North India

North India received heavy to
moderate rainfall as parts of the region, including capital Delhi, faced disruptions in normal life.

Aug 28, 2012, 19:09 PM IST

Heavy rains likely in Rajasthan, relief work continues

The South-West monsoon is again likely to be vigorously active in parts of Rajasthan for which the Met department on Sunday issued a fresh warning.

Aug 26, 2012, 20:51 PM IST

Four dead, 2 missing as heavy rain lash Central Kerala

Heavy rains lashed parts of central Kerala on Friday claiming four lives, including that of a woman.

Aug 18, 2012, 00:20 AM IST

Temperatures rise in North India

The mercury rose across North India on Thursday even as some states like Uttar Pradesh received rains over a few places.

Jul 19, 2012, 21:38 PM IST

30% less rains in first week of monsoon season

India received 30 percent less rains in the first week of June since the onset of south-west monsoon on Tuesday, the weather office said Thursday.

Jun 07, 2012, 21:13 PM IST

Heavy rains lash national capital; one dead

Heavy rains lashed Delhi in
which one person died of apparent electrocution and crippled
the city inundating several low-lying areas, causing massive
traffic jams.

Jul 28, 2009, 00:35 AM IST

Forum: Monsoon Memories

Does the fragrance of wet earth remind you of days gone by spent sipping tea and munching pakoras?

Jul 24, 2009, 17:41 PM IST

Rains lash west, north; Amarnath Yatra temporarily suspended

Heavy showers lashed parts of
Maharashtra and Gujarat today as eleven persons died in
rain-related incidents in Madhya Pradesh, while rain god
smiled on north India also, causing temporary suspension of Amarnath Yatra.

Jul 23, 2009, 22:19 PM IST

Monsoon woes makes Citi lower GDP growth to 5.2 pc

Deficient monsoon has prompted
financial major Citigroup India to revise its growth forecast
for the country from 6.8 per cent to 5.2 per cent.

Jul 23, 2009, 21:34 PM IST

24% less monsoon rain but no cause for alarm: CRIDA

Monsoon rain in the country was
24 per cent below normal as of last week with maximum deficit
of 44 per cent in the north-west region but a top Agriculture
scientist said today the situation is not alarming.

Jul 22, 2009, 23:38 PM IST