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Nov 21, 2018
Coastal erosion: Homes disappear, walls crumble as climate change ravages India's already battered coastlineIn the next three decades, coastal erosion will occur 1.5 times faster than the past three decades. India’s coasts are under attack both from man-made activities — such as growing construction, damming of rivers, sand mining and destruction of mangroves — as well as natural causes linked to climate change such as rising sea levels.
Oct 08, 2018
Low pressure in Bay of Bengal likely to intensify into depression, says Regional Meteorological DepartmentThe weather office has cautioned fishermen against venturing out to the South and Central areas of Bay of Bengal till 9 October.
Oct 07, 2018
Cyclonic storm predicted; heavy rains likely in Kerala, Tamil Nadu, and Lakshadweep; fishermen advised not to venture into seaThe forecast comes after the Kerala Meteorological Department withdrew the red alert issued on Saturday for Idukki and Malappuram districts of the state.
Oct 02, 2018
IMD predicts cyclone-like conditions in Arabian Sea in first week of October; warns Kerala fisherfolk to keep off seaThe IMD predicted the formation of a low-pressure system that could turn into a storm was predicted in the South East parts of Arabian Sea on Sunday.
Jul 20, 2018
Heavy rains cause 39 deaths in two weeks in Kerala; over one lakh people seek refuge in relief campsAs many as 1.18 lakh people have sought refuge in relief camps across Kerala, as rains continued to lash several parts of the state in varied intensity, official sources said on Friday.
Jun 30, 2018
Narendra Modi reviews progress made in development of 26 islands to boost India's maritime economyNarendra Modi reviewed the progress made on the holistic development of 26 islands to boost India's maritime economy while preserving the natural ecosystem.
Jun 05, 2018
Weather forecast: IMD predicts thunderstorm, squall over Uttarakhand today; dust storm 'very likely' in RajasthanThe IMD has warned that thunderstorms accompanied by squall and lightning are very likely on Tuesday over Uttarakhand, while dust storm at isolated places is very likely over west Rajasthan
Jun 04, 2018
India's forest cover has increased by 1.29% from 2009 to 2015, reports Environment Minister Harsh VardhanThe 'Status of Environment Report, India 2015', by Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan on Monday said the forests and tree cover constitute 24.16 per cent of the country.
May 31, 2018
IMD says India as a whole likely to receive normal monsoon, barring east and northeast; first rains hit KeralaIndia is likely to receive a strong monsoon in July and dip only slightly below normal in August, IMD forecasted, calming concerns of a mid-season downturn.
May 30, 2018
South West monsoon hits Kerala three days early; south Karnataka, central Arabian Sea, parts of Bay of Bengal to receive rain in next 48 hoursThe South West monsoon hit Kerala on Tuesday, three days before its scheduled arrival in the coastal state, said the India Meteorological Department (IMD). "Widespread rainfall occurred over Kerala in the past three-four days. The 14 rainfall monitoring stations for monsoon onset over the state have reported more than 60 percent rainfall from 25 May," IMD was quoted as saying by various reports.