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BJP stages walkout on drought issue

Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 19:49

Accusing the Congress of failure in tackling the drought situation in the state, BJP members today staged a walkout in the Karnataka Assembly.

Villagers perform weddings of donkeys, frogs to appease rain God

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 00:14

Shaken by the inordinate delay in the onset of monsoon, farmers and villagers across Shimoga district celebrated "weddings" of donkeys and frogs besides offering food to rain God, praying for rains.

Max temperatures remain below 40 C in Punjab, Haryana

Last Updated: Friday, July 04, 2014, 22:10

Maximum temperatures in Punjab and Haryana today hovered below normal level as rain lashed parts of the two states.

`Hora Hori` team awaits monsoon to shoot in rain

Last Updated: Saturday, June 28, 2014, 23:24

Filmmaker Dharma Teja, who is ready with his next Telugu film titled "Hora Hori", says he is eagerly waiting for the monsoon to arrive as he plans to shoot some important sequences of his film in the rain.

Monsoon rains 48% below average in past week

Last Updated: Thursday, June 12, 2014, 14:47

India`s farm sector accounts for 14 percent of its nearly USD 2 trillion economy.

Monsoon expected to reach Delhi by June 29

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 00:47

The monsoon is expected to reach Delhi by June 29, an official from the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said Monday.

Monsoon gains momentum over Kerala

Last Updated: Sunday, June 08, 2014, 21:04

After remaining weak for two days following its sluggish onset over Kerala, south west monsoon gained momentum bringing rains to most parts of the state today.

Himachal receives eight per cent less rains this monsoon

Last Updated: Monday, September 30, 2013, 23:46

Himachal Pradesh received a cumulative rainfall of 775.2 mm from June 1 to September 30, which is 8 percent less than normal rainfall, MeT office said.

Rain fury claims 51 lives in Madhya Pradesh

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 31, 2013, 14:12

Excessive rains and flash floods have claimed as many as 51 lives in Madhya Pradesh in this monsoon season.

90 Rajasthan dams reach full capacity, authorities on stand-by

Last Updated: Monday, July 29, 2013, 21:32

With state receiving good monsoon rains this season, 90 out of the 724 dams in Rajasthan have reached their full capacity and authorities are making arrangements to ensure that none of them collapses.

Excess of 17% rain since onset of monsoon

Last Updated: Monday, July 29, 2013, 21:14

The country has received an excess of 17 per cent rainfall since the onset of the monsoon this year thanks to a good amount of precipitation.

Mercury dips as rains lash Delhi

Last Updated: Monday, June 17, 2013, 21:13

Heavy showers in the morning pulled mercury significantly down in the national capital for the second day in a row on Monday but also caused water-logging and subsequent traffic chaos in city.