Tag: Kutch

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  • State of Drought

    State of Drought

    Marathwada’s 28,523 perennially drought-affected villages pray desperately that the rains will be kinder this year; Kerala’s Groundwater Department serves notice about the state heading into a severe drought with groundwater levels in most parts declining from 75 cm to 2 metres; and Tamil Nadu, already a victim of the parsimonious north-east monsoon, declaring 24 entire districts drought hit along with 38 blocks in seven districts.

    April 18, 2019
  • Gujarat’s Suarashtra rocked by 4.1 magnitude quake

    Gujarat’s Suarashtra rocked by 4.1 magnitude quake

    Four minor earthquakes within seven hours hit the Saurashtra and Kutch regions of Gujarat on Sunday but there were no reports of casualties or damages.

    January 20, 2019
  • Kutch in the monsoon

    Kutch in the monsoon

    White, fluffy clouds hanging low over green hills, little pools of still water teeming with migratory birds and an omnipresent cool breeze — the semi-arid region of Kutch in Gujarat transforms into a completely different avatar during the monsoon. And although winter — the time detailed as “ideal” to visit this region — shows you …

    September 8, 2017