New tools to breed 'anti-flood' cereal crops

 In a significant find, scientists have identified the mechanism used by plants in stress conditions to sense low oxygen levels that may lead to the introduction of cereal crops better able to tolerate flooding.

Life thrown out of gear in Patna due to rains

Life has been thrown out of gear in capital Patna due to waterlogging following heavy rains.

Shatrughan Sinha takes up waterlogging issue with Bihar CM

Actor-politician Shatrughan Sinha on Saturday complained to Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi about `callous` attitude and `negligence` by officials responsible to keep Patna clean and urged immediate steps to prevent waterlogging in major parts of the capital.

Shatrughan Sinha takes round of waterlogged areas of Patna

With many areas of Patna still under waterlogging, BJP Lok Sabha member from Patna Shatrughan Sinha on Friday took a round of the localities under rain water and slammed the state government for peoples woes.

Bihar minister cancels UK tour after a snub from Manjhi

Minutes after Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi expressed displeasure at the state Urban Development Minister`s trip to England when large parts of Patna remained under water, Samrat Chaudhary, the concerned minister, cancelled his trip.

PIL on waterlogging: HC pulls up MCDs, NDMC, PWD and DJB

Pulling up civic agencies for failure to stop water-logging in Delhi during monsoon, Delhi High Court asked their heads to fix responsibilities on the officers and make them accountable.

HC pulls up Delhi authorities on waterlogging

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday asked the city government and the civic agencies to clean the storm water drains on a war footing.

Cong blames municipal corporations for waterlogging woes

With heavy rains flooding arterial roads and colonies across Delhi, Congress today blamed BJP- ruled municipal corporations for the chaos.

Waterlogging at Delhi airport affects passenger movement

Heavy rains in the national capital today led to waterlogging in the airport here, affecting passenger movement.

Heavy rains lash Delhi ahead of rush hour

Heavy rains lashed the national capital today bringing to fore the problems of waterlogging and the subsequent difficulties for the people.

Delhi: Rains bring down mercury

Monsoon showers on Saturday caused a drop in the mercury bringing relief to Delhiites but also led to waterlogging and traffic problems in the city.

Waterlogging hits Kashmere Gate inter-state bus services

Bus services at the busy Kashmere Gate Inter-State Bus Terminus (ISBT) here were halted Thursday as waist-deep rain water clogged the complex. Several buses have been diverted and passengers faced a host of problems.

Heavy rains lash Delhi, bring back waterlogging, jams

Heavy rains lashed Delhi Tuesday and in their wake brought back the perennial problems of waterlogging and traffic jams yet again, adding to the woes of the commuters.

Heavy rains lash Delhi, waterlogging in many areas

Delhi was drenched Sunday morning as heavy rains lashed the capital, leading to waterlogging in many areas. The weatherman predicted more showers during the day.

Heavy rains in Delhi; waterlogging, traffic jams in many areas

Heavy rains took the charm out of
the Sunday for Delhiites today as traffic went haywire on
waterlogged roads, vehicles developed technical problems while
on move and no scope was left for an evening outing.

Waterlogging, traffic snarls as rains lash Delhi

Heavy rains lashed the national
capital on Friday bringing massive waterlogging and traffic snarls
back to the city.

Monsoon back in Delhi, waterlogging and traffic jams too

Rains returned to the capital
after a gap of five days, drenching Delhiites and bringing
waterlogging and traffic snarls back to the city today.

Waterlogging in MCD`s Civic Centre, Cong demands probe

Three months after it was
unveiled with great pomp, several parts of the city`s tallest
building -- MCD`s Civic Centre -- were today seen waterlogged,
with officials looking for ways to tackle the impact of rains.

Waterlogging and traffic jams in Delhi after rains

Vehicular movement in some
parts of the capital was affected for the second day on Tuesday
due to waterlogging, a spill over effect of last evening`s
heavy rains.

Heavy rains cause traffic jams, waterlogging in Delhi

Vehicular movement came to a
virtual halt as motorists were stuck in serpentine jams at almost all arterial roads across the capital tonight
following heavy rains that led to waterlogging and breakdown
in traffic signals.