Heavy rain triggers flood-like situation in West Bengal's Jalpaiguri district

Heavy rainfall has triggered flood-like situation in Jalpaiguri district of West Bengal.

Aizawl houses swept away, graves damaged by rain and landslide

Heavy rains and landslides swept away three houses and damaged 70 graves in two cemeteries here, officials said today.

Flooding in North Korea kills 40, strands thousands

Heavy rain in North Korea killed 40 people, stranded thousands in flash floods and caused "massive" damage on the weekend, the International Federation of the Red Cross said and North Korean media said.

Yahoo Weather app gives warnings 15 minutes before rain or snow

 Yahoo has released a new feature in the form of its Weather app.

Andhra Pradesh​ govt orders 'yagnas' in temples to propitiate rain gods

With about 40 percent deficit rainfall during the monsoon season in parts of the state and shrinkage in sowing area, the Andhra Pradesh government has directed the Tirumala Tirupati Devastanam (TTD) to "perform Yagnas" in temples to propitiate the rain God.

Monsoon sub-normal, farm output fell last season: Government

Even as monsoon rains are now predicted at 10 percent below normal, raising fears of another hard year for farmers, the latest official estimates suggest that the country`s grain output fell 4.7 percent in the 2014-15 (July to June) season.

Adorable! Watch this golden retriever puppy experience rain for the first time
Adorable! Watch this golden retriever puppy experience rain for the first time

Cuteness overload! If you are a dog lover, then you should watch this adorable video doing the rounds on the internet. Meet Jack, a golden retriever puppy whose funny reactions will make you smile.

Heavy rains and floods affect normal life in North India

Heavy to very heavy rains considerably brought down temperature in North India even as it led to waterlogging and disruption of road traffic and landslide on several stretches of Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh.

17 die in rain-related incidents in Rajasthan

Seventeen people have died in rain-related incidents during the recent flooding in the state and Rs 68 lakh as compensation has been provided to kin of the deceased, Rajasthan Home, Calamity Relief and Management Minister GC Kataria said on Wednesday.

Rain lashes several parts of Delhi, causes traffic jams

Several areas of the national capital witnessed light to normal rainfall on Tuesday evening, the Met office said. The showers also resulted in traffic jams in various parts of the city.

Bengal flood situation rendered beyond control: Mamata Banerjee

The excessive rain for the past two days coupled with high tide and water released from Jharkhand and Odisha has rendered the flood situation in West Bengal "beyond control", Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday said.

Manipur floods: Waters receding but life hit

Even as the central government rushed in the National Disaster Relief Force (NDRF), thousands of people in Manipur`s Thoubal and Chandels districts are trying to come to grips with life in relief camps after their houses were submerged by flood waters.

At least 81 people die in recent floods in Gujarat, Rajasthan, West Bengal, Odisha
At least 81 people die in recent floods in Gujarat, Rajasthan, West Bengal, Odisha

At least 81 people died and more than 80 lakh people were affected in fresh floods due to excessive rains in worst affected Gujarat, Rajasthan, West Bengal and Odisha.

President Mukherjee condoles loss of lives in landslides in Manipur

President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday condoled the loss of lives in the landslides triggered by heavy rains in Chandel district of Manipur.

Landslide hits Manipur after heavy rain

Heavy rains have triggered landslide in Manipur.

Heavy rain forecast in Odisha: MeT office

 Heavy to very heavy rainfall accompanied by gusty surface winds is likely to pound several places in south and north Odisha in the next 24 hours under the influence of a depression.

Landslide leaves 500 stranded in Uttarakhand

At least 500 people were left stranded after a landslide blocked a highway in Uttarakhand on Saturday.

Rain likely in Bengaluru today

Bengaluru is likely to get rain on Sunday, the Met Office here said.

Rains lash south Bengal; road, rail traffic thrown out of gear

Heavy rainfall lashed south Bengal districts and disrupted normal life in the state capital here, throwing road and rail traffic out of gear since early this morning as most parts of the city were submerged.

Woman killed in rain triggered-house collapse in Howrah

A woman was killed in house collapse at Panchla area of Howrah district on Saturday morning as heavy rains lashed the district and other parts of South Bengal.