Flood, landslides batter parts of Karnataka

Flood-like situation and landslides continued to cause havoc in several parts of Karnataka that has been battered by torrential rains. Many places in Malnad, coastal and north interior regions of the state have been affected by deluge, putting life and properties at risk. There were reports of mudslides near Botlappa and other places in Kodagu, […]


Heavy rainfall expected tomorrow in several districts of Kerala: IMD

India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Sunday issued an orange alert for several districts in Kerala, saying that very heavy rainfall is expected tomorrow in Idukki, Kozhikode, Kannur, and Kasargod districts. “Orange alert issued for tomorrow in Idukki, Kozhikode, Kannur and Kasargod districts with the prediction of isolated heavy to very heavy rainfall,” said IMD, Kerala. […]


Spectre of drought looms large over coastal Odisha

14 districts have recorded nearly 50% deficiency in rainfall in the month of July With nearly 50% deficiency in rainfall recorded in 14 districts in the month of July, the spectre of drought looms large over coastal Odisha. The situation in the five districts of Khordha, Jajpur, Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapara and Puri is worsening with every […]


Monsoon likely to reach Capital early this year

Respite from heat expected by June 25 The Meteorological Department on Thursday said that under favourable meteorological conditions, there had been steady progress of southwest monsoon during the past week and it is expected to reach the NCR around June 25. The normal date for the arrival of the monsoon in the Capital is June […]


Extremely heavy rainfall over coastal districts on Monday: IMD

The Met office has warned of very heavy to extremely heavy rainfall along the west coast of Maharashtra and the southern states on Monday. Three days since its arrival over southern Maharashtra, the Southwest monsoon has covered the entire State on Sunday. As per the new monsoon onset dates classified by India Meteorological Department (IMD), […]


Heavy rainfall in store for coastal A.P. in next few days

Southwest monsoon advancing into several States, says IMD The southwest monsoon further advanced into some more parts of west-central and north Bay of Bengal on Tuesday. Conditions are becoming favourable for further advance of southwest monsoon into some more parts of central Arabian Sea, Goa, some parts of Maharashtra, some parts of Karnataka and Rayalaseema, […]


Expect moderate rainfall and thundershowers today: IMD

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) predicted cloudy conditions with the possibility of light to moderate rain or thundershowers for Mumbai on Monday. Most of the state may witness cloudy weather. However, no adverse weather impact is expected. On Sunday, the city and suburbs witnessed drizzling through the day and isolated spells of showers. Both Santacruz […]


High intensity rainfall leads to water-logging in Pune

PUNE: At least 24 incidents of water-logging in residential buildings, flats and localities were reported from Pune within hours of heavy rains lashing the city throughout the night on Tuesday. The rainfall that started around 8pm increased in intensity and continued until hours into the night. The city recorded 87.3mm rainfall in the 24 hours […]


Rains increase Pavana dam level, but water cuts to continue in PCMC

PUNE: Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation (PCMC) has decided to continue with water cuts for residents even as Pavana dam water level has reached satisfactory level due to adequate rainfall. Pavana dam supplies drinking water to Pimpri-Chinchwad, Talegaon, Dehu road and the industrial belt of Pimpri-Chinchwad. Municipal Corporation, said,“Though the catchment area has received good rainfall, […]