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IMD says monsoon has started retreating from parts of Rajasthan, Punjab, Delhi, Madhya Pradesh, Chandigarh
India

IMD says monsoon has started retreating from parts of Rajasthan, Punjab, Delhi, Madhya Pradesh, Chandigarh

However, states like Tamil Nadu and Odisha are likely to receive heavy rainfall, thunderstorm and lightning in the next few days, IMD added

IMD says Delhi recorded driest September in 16 years, received less than 21 mm of rainfall
India

IMD says Delhi recorded driest September in 16 years, received less than 21 mm of rainfall

Kuldeep Srivastava, head of the IMD's regional forecasting centre, said Delhi has already recorded the last rainfall of the season and any precipitation is unlikely now

Disturbances from large volcanic eruptions may help better understand Indian monsoon: Study
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Disturbances from large volcanic eruptions may help better understand Indian monsoon: Study

Tiny particles and gases that a large volcano blasts into the air enter into the stratosphere and remain there for a few years.

IMD predicts heavy rainfall in north, north-east, south India over next three days
India

IMD predicts heavy rainfall in north, north-east, south India over next three days

The Central Water Commission warned states of rise in water levels of rivers and dams in Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Gujarat and Goa

Floods in several states as India records 25% excess rainfall, highest for month of August since 1976
India

Floods in several states as India records 25% excess rainfall, highest for month of August since 1976

Bihar, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Tamil Nadu, Gujarat, Goa have recorded excess rainfall while Sikkim has recorded a large excess

Three days of rains kill 87 in Pakistan, disrupt life in Karachi; at least a thousand homes damaged
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Three days of rains kill 87 in Pakistan, disrupt life in Karachi; at least a thousand homes damaged

The rains are expected to continue this week in Karachi, where Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan earlier this month sent troops to help local authorities in pumping out rainwater from inundated residential areas

Delhi govt to tackle vector-borne disease with #10Hafte10Baje10Din anti-dengue campaign from 1 September
India

Delhi govt to tackle vector-borne disease with #10Hafte10Baje10Din anti-dengue campaign from 1 September

According to a municipal report released on Monday, At least 48 cases of malaria and 41 of dengue have been reported till 15 August.

Coimbatore issues red alert as water released from Pillur dam sends Bhavani river in spate
India

Coimbatore issues red alert as water released from Pillur dam sends Bhavani river in spate

The water level in the Pillur dam has reached 97-feet-mark after incessant rains in Coimbatore district and the Nilgiris over the last four days. The maximum water level of the dam in 100 feet

Kerala's Idukki, Wayanad, Palakkad get heavy rainfall; IMD issues orange alert for six districts
India

Kerala's Idukki, Wayanad, Palakkad get heavy rainfall; IMD issues orange alert for six districts

Chief Minister Pinarayi VIjayan has urged citizens to remain vigilant after the IMD issued orange alerts for Malappuram, Kozhikode, Wayanad, Kannur, Kasaragod, and Idukki districts from 4 to 8 August

Over 800 villages flooded in UP as rivers swell; IMD forecasts very heavy rainfall in MP, Odisha
India

Over 800 villages flooded in UP as rivers swell; IMD forecasts very heavy rainfall in MP, Odisha

The IMD also advised fishermen to not sail deep into sea on the east coast as a low-pressure area was developing over the Bay of Bengal

Haphazard construction has increased risk of monsoon flooding in Bhubaneswar, wrecked city's drainage system
India

Haphazard construction has increased risk of monsoon flooding in Bhubaneswar, wrecked city's drainage system

Bhubaneswar used to have ten natural drainage channels that carried rainwater coming from uplands in Chandaka forest and other areas around the city.

Monsoon diet: Foods you should avoid and what you must eat more of during rainy season
India

Monsoon diet: Foods you should avoid and what you must eat more of during rainy season

Instead of thinking just about what to exclude completely from your diet during monsoon, you should concentrate on healthy practices that ensure good health and safety.

During monsoon, Vitamin D deficiency, diarrhoea, malaria among health issues that can affect humans
India

During monsoon, Vitamin D deficiency, diarrhoea, malaria among health issues that can affect humans

Weather changes, moisture and an abundance of allergens usually make monsoon season very difficult for those who have asthma or are prone to respiratory allergies.

At least 43 killed in lightning strikes in Bihar, Uttar Pradesh; heavy rains lash parts of western Maharashtra
India

At least 43 killed in lightning strikes in Bihar, Uttar Pradesh; heavy rains lash parts of western Maharashtra

Instances of wall collapse, uprooting of trees and waterlogging were reported in Maharashtra as heavy rains lashed large parts of the western state, including Mumbai, for the second day on Saturday.

Assam flood claims 2 more lives, toll rises to 61; 10.75 lakh people affected in 18 districts, say officials
India

Assam flood claims 2 more lives, toll rises to 61; 10.75 lakh people affected in 18 districts, say officials

Barpeta remains the worst-hit district in Assam with over 6.33 lakh people affected by the flood, the the Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA) said in its daily bulletin

Monsoon 2020: Mumbai receives heavy rainfall, flood situation in Assam remains grim with people in 20 districts affected
India

Monsoon 2020: Mumbai receives heavy rainfall, flood situation in Assam remains grim with people in 20 districts affected

At least eight people were killed in lightning strikes in Bihar on Friday, a day after 26 died in similar incidents in eight districts of the state

Monsoon covers India two weeks earlier than usual; IMD's prediction of average rains brightens prospects for crucial farm output
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Monsoon covers India two weeks earlier than usual; IMD's prediction of average rains brightens prospects for crucial farm output

The monsoon has covered the entire country nearly two weeks earlier than usual, brightening prospects for healthy summer-sown crops and promising higher incomes

Kerala govt issues yellow alert for seven dams as state receives torrential rainfall; IMD says similar weather conditions expected for 4 days
India

Kerala govt issues yellow alert for seven dams as state receives torrential rainfall; IMD says similar weather conditions expected for 4 days

The Kerala dams Neyyar Dam in Thiruvananthapuram district, Bhoothathankett in Ernakulam, Malankara in Idukki district, Moolathara in Palakkad, Karapuzha in Wayanad, Kuttiyadi in Kozhikkode and Pazhassi in Kannur are on yellow alert.

Monsoon advances further, likely onset in Mumbai by weekend, say reports; mercury rises in north India
India

Monsoon advances further, likely onset in Mumbai by weekend, say reports; mercury rises in north India

The monsoon is expected to arrive in Mumbai by end of this week, reports said, as conditions become favourable for the advancement of the southwest monsoon

Southwest Monsoon sets in over Kerala, says India Meteorological Department; heavy rainfall warning issued for nine districts in state
India

Southwest Monsoon sets in over Kerala, says India Meteorological Department; heavy rainfall warning issued for nine districts in state

The Southwest Monsoon has set in over Kerala marking the commencement of the four-month long rainfall season, the India Meteorological Department said on Monday.