Rains

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  • Cyclone Ockhi: Rains batter Kanyakumari, other TN districts

    Cyclone Ockhi: Rains batter Kanyakumari, other TN districts

    Heavy rains battered southern districts of Tamil Nadu and state capital Chennai on Thursday night and early Friday morning, forcing the authorities to order the closure of schools and colleges. Life in Kanyakumari was thrown out of gear due to......

    December 1, 2017
  • River at Canacona swells post heavy rain, people shifted

    River at Canacona swells post heavy rain, people shifted

    Nearly 60 families had to be shifted after the water level in river Talpona at Canacona in South Goa rose unexpectedly due to the heavy rains upstream. The district administration swung into action after villagers raised an alarm over the......

    October 15, 2017
  • 'PM Modi concerned about flood devastation in NE'

    'PM Modi concerned about flood devastation in NE'

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has expressed concern over the devastation caused by floods in the northeastern states and sanctioned Rs 100 crore for an action plan to tackle recurrent floods, Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh has said. Singh told......

    September 9, 2017
  • Bihar flood situation grim; help of Army, IAF sought

    Bihar flood situation grim; help of Army, IAF sought

    The flood situation in Bihar continued to be grim on Sunday as Chief Minister Nitish Kumar sought the help of the Army and the Indian Air Force in relief and rescue of thousands of people affected by the deluge, officials......

    August 13, 2017
  • Rains disrupt Badrinath, Kailash Mansarovar Yatras

    Rains disrupt Badrinath, Kailash Mansarovar Yatras

    Heavy rains have disrupted the annual Badrinath and Kailash Mansarovar pilgrimage in Uttarakhand as routes have been blocked at many places due to landslides, an official said on Saturday. The Badrinath highway has been shut at the Lambagad area in......

    August 5, 2017
  • Rains lash Mumbai, slows down rush hour traffic

    Rains lash Mumbai, slows down rush hour traffic

    Heavy rains lashed Mumbai and its outskirts this morning slowing down the road traffic during the rush hour. According to India Meteorological Department, in 24 hours ended at 8.30 this morning weather station at Colaba in the city recorded 80.2 mm rains......

    July 22, 2017
  • Rains dampen green carpet plans at IIFA Rocks

    Rains dampen green carpet plans at IIFA Rocks

    The weather played a spoilsport at the MetLife stadium, NY, as the Bollywood celebrities stayed away from walking the green carpet for the IIFA Rocks event. The event, which was scheduled to welcome the who's who of Bollywood, was cancelled......

    July 15, 2017
  • Fashion forward with fancy footwears in the rain

    Fashion forward with fancy footwears in the rain

    <p>Solve the fashion dilemma on a rainy day with the right footwear.</p> <p> </p>

    July 4, 2017
  • Rains bring respite from sultry weather in Delhi

    Rains bring respite from sultry weather in Delhi

    Rains lashed the national capital today bringing much needed respite from sultry weather conditions experienced over the last few days, but also caused water logging and traffic jams in several areas. The Safdarjung observatory, recording of which is considered official......

    June 28, 2017
  • Ten swept away in Mizoram river; downpour hits three districts

    Ten swept away in Mizoram river; downpour hits three districts

    At least 10 persons were feared killed when they were swept away by surging waters of a river in Mizoram on Tuesday, the state police said. The victims were swept away in Carnafulu river in a remote location in Lunglei......

    June 13, 2017
  • Landslides in Bangladesh claim 51 lives

    Landslides in Bangladesh claim 51 lives

    At least 51 people were killed in landslides triggered by heavy rains in southeast Bangladesh, according to media reports. A depression in the Bay of Bengal influenced the weather all over the country on Monday, bringing about incessant rainfall which inundated......

    June 13, 2017
  • Mercury to rise in north India, no heat wave though

    Mercury to rise in north India, no heat wave though

    Barmer and Jaisalmer in Rajasthan were the hottest places across the country on Saturday, said the weather office, which forecast slight rise in temperature in entire north India, including Delhi, over the next three-four days. The India Meteorological Department (IMD),......

    June 10, 2017
  • Rains lash Delhi, bring respite from scorching heat

    Rains lash Delhi, bring respite from scorching heat

    Rains lashed the national capital on Wednesday offering some respite from the searing heat prevailing for the past few days. The minimum temperature fell two notches below the season's average and was recorded at 26 degrees Celsius. After 11.8 mm......

    June 7, 2017