Monsoon

Rains to reduce gradually in coming days in Tamil Nadu: Met

Meteorological office on Sunday said that rains will reduce gradually in the coming days in Tamil Nadu.

Nov 05, 2017, 15:58 PM IST
Heavy rains continue in Tamil Nadu; schools, colleges to remain closed on Thursday

Heavy rains continue in Tamil Nadu; schools, colleges to remain closed on Thursday

Rains lashed the metropolis and other coastal districts of Tamil Nadu on Wednesday.

Nov 01, 2017, 23:45 PM IST
Two dead after heavy rains lash Chennai; more showers predicted for Thursday

Two dead after heavy rains lash Chennai; more showers predicted for Thursday

Two girls died on Wednesday due to electrocution in Kodungaiyur in Chennai as heavy rains pounded the city and suburban areas.

Nov 01, 2017, 18:33 PM IST
Monsoon forecast in India can be better predicted now

Monsoon forecast in India can be better predicted now

The new method uses rainfall rates to mark the span of the monsoon at any given location throughout the affected region.
 

Oct 25, 2017, 13:23 PM IST
Heavy rain hits operations at Chennai airport

Heavy rain hits operations at Chennai airport

Heavy and continues rain on Sunday hit flight operations at the Chennai International Airport. Two flights had to be diverted to Hyderabad while another ten were delayed due to the prevailing weather conditions.

Oct 01, 2017, 10:45 AM IST
China shares Brahmaputra river's hydrological data with Bangladesh, but says no to India

China shares Brahmaputra river's hydrological data with Bangladesh, but says no to India

China is expected to share hydrological data on the Sutlej and Brahmaputra rivers with India during the flood season of May 15 to June 15.

Sep 19, 2017, 22:56 PM IST
'Foodgrain output in 2017-18 to be at last year's level'

'Foodgrain output in 2017-18 to be at last year's level'

The government has fixed a target of 274.55 million tonnes for ongoing 2017-18 crop year (July-June) which is generally conservative.

Sep 19, 2017, 18:43 PM IST
Flood situation improves in Bihar, Assam, West Bengal

Flood situation improves in Bihar, Assam, West Bengal

Torrential rains threw normal life out of gear in Mumbai on Tuesday.

Aug 29, 2017, 22:14 PM IST
Death toll from South Asia flooding tops 1,000

Death toll from South Asia flooding tops 1,000

Thousands of soldiers and emergency personnel have been deployed across India, Bangladesh and Nepal, where authorities say a total of 1,009 bodies have been recovered since August 10 when intense rainfall started falling.

 

Aug 24, 2017, 15:01 PM IST
Death toll increases in Bihar, UP, Assam due to floods; situation abates in West Bengal

Death toll increases in Bihar, UP, Assam due to floods; situation abates in West Bengal

Devastating floods have swept across large swathes of Bihar, Assam and Uttar Pradesh.

Aug 21, 2017, 22:53 PM IST

Flood situation improving in West Bengal barring Malda

The flood situation in northern West Bengal has shown an overall improvement.

Aug 20, 2017, 21:16 PM IST

Heavy rainfall likely in Odisha in next 24 hours

Odisha is likely to further receive heavy rainfall.

Aug 17, 2017, 16:33 PM IST
Flood situation remains grim in Assam, Bihar, North Bengal; death toll goes up, thousands affected

Flood situation remains grim in Assam, Bihar, North Bengal; death toll goes up, thousands affected

Floods claimed more lives in Assam, Bihar and West Bengal on Wednesday.

Aug 16, 2017, 22:20 PM IST

CM Yogi Adityanath visits flood-hit Lakhimpur Kheri, orders relief measures

Uttar Pradesh CM on Wednesday asked the Lakhimpur Kheri district authorities to ensure prompt and effective relief to people hit by floods.

Aug 16, 2017, 16:08 PM IST

Bengaluru records 180 mm rainfall in barely three hours, heaviest in August since 1890

 Bengaluru early on Tuesday witnessed a record 180mm rainfall in barely three hours.

Aug 16, 2017, 01:03 AM IST

Northeast states remain cut off due to floods, over 30 lakh people hit in Assam

Over 30 lakh people in Assam have been affected by the devastating wave of floods that affected the state in the last few days.

Aug 15, 2017, 00:21 AM IST

Heavy rains, water released by Nepal maroon hundreds in UP

At least two persons were killed and two others washed away in a deluge induced by heavy rains in Maharajganj on Monday even as monsoon torrents and water released by neighbouring Nepal continued to cause havoc in the eastern parts of Uttar Pradesh.

Aug 14, 2017, 19:01 PM IST
Death toll from Nepal floods, landslide rises to 40

Death toll from Nepal floods, landslide rises to 40

Torrential downpours have destroyed homes and infrastructure in more than a dozen districts since Friday morning, and forced families to climb into trees to escape the rapidly rising waters.

 

Aug 13, 2017, 15:06 PM IST

Three killed as heavy rains trigger landslides in Himachal Pradesh

The local MeT office has warned of heavy rains in mid and lower hills from August 7 to August 9 and predicted wet spell in the region for the next six days.

Aug 05, 2017, 22:21 PM IST