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Monsoon to keep India's diesel exports near 3-year highs

Monsoon to keep India's diesel exports near 3-year highs

India`s diesel exports are expected to hover near a three-year high in September, as monsoon rains reduce the need to use the fuel in irrigation pumps, according to traders and refinery sources. 

Kharif foodgrain output seen at record 135 MT, pulses up 57%

Kharif foodgrain output seen at record 135 MT, pulses up 57%

India's foodgrain production is estimated to rise by 9 percent to an all-time high of 135.03 million tonnes in the kharif season (summer sown) of 2016-17 on record output of rice and pulses following a good monsoon.

 

Bettering Monsoon forecasting a gradual process: Govt

With the India Meteorological Department's prediction of "above normal" Monsoon likely to go "wrong", the government on Tuesday said the improvement in forecasting will be gradual.

Monsoon to be 'normal' due to delay in La Nina weather pattern: IMD

Going back on its earlier forecast of "above normal" monsoon, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Monday said the monsoon will be "normal" this year due to delay in La Nina weather pattern.

7th Pay Commission to help revive investment activity in India: D&B

7th Pay Commission to help revive investment activity in India: D&B

Investment cycle is likely to see an improvement in medium-term largely driven by improved rural income due to normal monsoon and rise in consumption owing to the 7th Pay Commission awards, says a report.

India monsoon rains to start withdrawing in 3-4 days: IMD

India monsoon rains to start withdrawing in 3-4 days: IMD

India`s June-September monsoon rains could start withdrawing from the north-western region of the country in the next 3-4 days, the weather department said on Tuesday.

30 killed in rain-related mishaps in Thane this monsoon

30 killed in rain-related mishaps in Thane this monsoon

As many as 30 people have lost their lives and four others were still missing from the district in various mishaps during this monsoon season.

October rate cut 'alive' if August CPI is at 5%: Citigroup

October rate cut 'alive' if August CPI is at 5%: Citigroup

August CPI inflation is likely to fall sharply to 5 percent mainly because of correction in vegetable and pulse prices, which in turn will open up the possibility of a 25 bps rate cut in the upcoming policy review, says a Citigroup report.

Child care during rainy season: Tips every mother should follow!

Here are a few useful tips that mothers can follow to keep their baby healthy during the monsoon.

BJP calls on Centre, Bihar to join hands to resolve flood-linked crisis

Floods in Bihar have claimed 156 lives so far, and affected the lives of lakhs of people in 12 districts. Given the extent of the damage to life, livestock, crops and property, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday appealed to both the Centre and the Bihar government to join hands to provide relief and rehabilitation to the people.

Avoid getting sick this monsoon with these top health tips!

 Here are some useful tips to ensure you a sickness-free this rainy season.

Conversion of forest land the reason behind weakening of monsoon: Research

Conversion of forest land the reason behind weakening of monsoon: Research

The study undertaken by the IIT's Interdisciplinary Programme in Climate Studies warned that the condition would become "more critical" if deforestation continues at the present rate.

Ileana D'Cruz's monsoon skin ritual will help you get that perfect look!

Ileana D'Cruz's monsoon skin ritual will help you get that perfect look!

Actress Ileana D'Cruz says her monsoon beauty mantra involves a good cleanse ritual and use of the right moisturiser.

This Agra family had an unwanted visitor in their kitchen — A 5-feet-long cobra

A five-feet-long cobra was rescued on Wednesday from Artoni, Agra on the National Highway to Delhi.

Monsoon weakens over Goa

During this month till yesterday, eight inches of rainfall was recorded by IMD.

Alarm bells ring as Ganga, Yamuna swell; water level rises at Triveni Sangam in Allahabad - See Pics

Alarm bells ring as Ganga, Yamuna swell; water level rises at Triveni Sangam in Allahabad - See Pics

With various tributaries pouring in huge amount of water in Ganga and Yamuna, the water level has significantly risen at Triveni Sangam.

5 most essential items you should keep in your car during monsoon

5 most essential items you should keep in your car during monsoon

These items might seem very humble but believe us, during emergency these humble items will get you out of trouble.

Miraculous escape: Two IndiGo planes barely miss mid-air collision over Guwahati

Miraculous escape: Two IndiGo planes barely miss mid-air collision over Guwahati

 Two Indigo aircraft had a miraculous escape on Tuesday.

How to prevent dengue fever - Six effective home remedies!

 There is no specific medication for treatment of a dengue infection, which is transmitted by female mosquitoes mainly of the species Aedes aegypti.

Citi keeps 2016-17 growth at 7.7% on monsoon, 7th Pay Commission award

Citi keeps 2016-17 growth at 7.7% on monsoon, 7th Pay Commission award

Indian GDP is expected to expand at 7.7 percent this financial year despite the fact that the pace of activity indicators slackened in April-June, says a Citigroup report.