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Sep 07, 2017
Watch: How Mumbai citizens deal with flooding year after yearActivists claim Mumbai's susceptibility to floods has worsened in recent years due to a rapid construction boom that is trying to keep up with the city's swelling population.
Jun 14, 2016
Go slow on sowing: Met advises farmers in drought-hit Maharashtra as monsoon gets delayedEven as farmers in the drought-hit Maharashtra have geared up for sowing operations, the weather department has issued a 'go slow' advisory as the much-awaited monsoon seems to have delayed its arrival in the state.
Jun 13, 2016
Southwest monsoon making slow progress, says MeT deptThe progress of southwest monsoon is relatively slow as it is not getting a favourable system to move forward, but days of heat wave condition in central and northwest India will soon be over as pre-monsoon showers will bring moisture in the air, Met department said on Monday.
Jun 01, 2016
Monsoon in Kerala slightly delayed, to set in by 6 June: Weather forecasterMonsoon in Kerala is "slightly delayed" and likely to set in by 6 June 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).
Jul 06, 2012
Monsoon contingency: Ministry planning many approaches for statesA bad monsoon can have adverse impact on the already ailing economy. Barring staple crops, Indian farmers depend on the June- September monsoon for coarse cereals, pulses and oilseeds.
Jun 07, 2012
Monsoon rains 36 percent below average in first weekMonsoon rains were 36 percent below average in the week to June 6, the weather office said on Thursday, reflecting the delay in the arrival of the seasonal rains over Kerala from the usual June 1 start date.