At least 70 dead in monsoon rains in Bihar, UP

At least 70 people have died in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh with nearly 60 perishing in the eastern state alone in lightning strikes and other rain- related incidents in the past two days even as heavy rains continued to lash parts of the country on Wednesday.

Southwest monsoon continues to cover entire Karnataka

Bengaluru city is expected to experience a generally cloudy sky with a spell or two of rain or thundershowers.

48 killed in lightning strikes in Bihar

48 killed in lightning strikes in Bihar

Bihar government has announced a compensation of Rs 4 lakh to the victims' families.

Mumbai: Central Railway’s Main, Harbour line affected due to rains; commuters protest in Thane

Mumbai: Central Railway’s Main, Harbour line affected due to rains; commuters protest in Thane

Train services on the suburban network of Central Railway’s main and Harbour line were badly hit on Tuesday due to water logging.

Partly cloudy Tuesday morning in Delhi

According to the weather office, the humidity at 8.30 am was 76 percent.

Heavy rains predicted in Uttarakhand for next 24-hours

The districts which are predicted to receive heavy rainfall are Nainital, Uttarkashi, Tihri, Champawat and Pithoragarh. 

13 killed, 13 missing in heavy rains in China

At least 13 people were killed and 13 remained missing after heavy rains caused flash floods, mud-slides and landslides in south China's Hunan, Guizhou, Guangdong provinces and Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region.

Rain in parts of North India, mercury hovers around normal levels

Mercury hovered around normal levels as rain lashed many areas of northern and eastern India on Wednesday even though high levels of humidity caused discomfort to people.

Two killed in floods as Kanyakumari receives heavy rain

The district, adjoining Kerala, where the south-west monsoon is active, received heavy rains accompanied by strong wind and thunder. Kulasekaram and Tiruvattar towns were inundated.

'Lord of the Rings' sadhu sits in the middle of 21 fire rings to appease rain gods

'Lord of the Rings' sadhu sits in the middle of 21 fire rings to appease rain gods

A 'sadhu' in Uttar Pradesh's Firozabad district is praying inside a ring of fire to appease rain gods.

Much-awaited Monsoon hits Kerala coast

Much-awaited Monsoon hits Kerala coast

The much-awaited south west monsoon hit the Kerala coast on Wednesday.

Pre-monsoon showers lash Kerala's Thiruvananthapuram

Pre-monsoon showers lash Kerala's Thiruvananthapuram

Pre-monsoon showers lashed Kerala capital Thiruvananthapuram on Wednesday.

Heavy rains to batter China in next three days

Heavy rains to batter China in next three days

Heavy rains will batter parts of southwest China in the next three days, according to the national observatory forecast on Sunday.

Monsoon slightly delayed, to set in by June 6: WRMS

Monsoon in Kerala is "slightly delayed" and likely to set in by June 6 and "normal to excess rainfall" is expected over most parts of the country from July till September, said private weather forecaster Weather Risk Management Services (WRMS).

Heavy rain alert issued in Uttarakhand - Here are details

Heavy rain alert issued in Uttarakhand - Here are details

The relief operation in affected areas of Tehri district of Uttarakhand has been speed up following heavy rain lashing the state for last two days.

Many flights diverted, rescheduled as rains, wind lash Delhi; passengers stranded

Many flights diverted, rescheduled as rains, wind lash Delhi; passengers stranded

Many flights were either diverted or rescheduled as heavy rains and winds lashed the national capital on Monday morning, leaving a number of passengers stranded at the Indira Gandhi International airport.

Storms, lightning and heavy rains in Uttar Pradesh; at least 12 dead

Storms, lightning and heavy rains in Uttar Pradesh; at least 12 dead

At least 12 people were killed across Uttar Pradesh (UP) due to storms, lightning and heavy rains, an official said on Monday.

Rains keep mercury near normal in several parts of country

Hirakud and Malkangiri in Odisha recorded the maximum temperature in the country at 44 degrees Celsius each.

"Do yagya for rains" - BJP MP Virendra Singh’s suggestion to tackle drought

"Do yagya for rains" - BJP MP Virendra Singh’s suggestion to tackle drought

On a day when Supreme Court said that if state governments maintain an 'ostrich-like attitude' towards disasters like drought then the Centre cannot wash off its hands from the constitutional responsibility, a BJP MP offered this as a suggestion to tackle the problem - 'Organise yagyas for rains'.