Maharashtra floods: Toll in boat capsize tragedy in Sangli district rises to 17; four lakh evacuated
With the recovery of five more bodies, the death toll in the boat capsize tragedy in Sangli district has gone up to 17, even as over four lakh people have so far been evacuated from flood-affected parts of Maharashtra
Rain-related incidents claim 114 lives in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Karnataka, Kerala; situation improves in Madhya Pradesh, Odisha
Floods claimed 114 lives in western and southern parts of India. Rescue operations are underway in Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Karnataka.
Maharashtra floods Updates: Over four lakh rescued, 761 villages affected; state gets more than double rainfall received in 2005
Maharashtra floods latest updates | Over four lakh people have been moved to safety from the flood-hit parts of Maharashtra, including 3.78 lakh from the worst-hit Kolhapur and Sangli districts where the water level started receding on Saturday, reported PTI.
Rivers cross danger mark as incessant rains batter Maharashtra, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh; army, navy, IAF, NDRF conduct rescue ops
Heavy rainfall and relentless floods threw normal life out of gear in various states, including Maharashtra, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, with 28 people dead in rain-related incidents in Kerala
Heavy Rains and Floods Updates: Two IAF choppers deployed for rescue operations in Belagavi, nine dead in Karnataka
Heavy Rains and Floods Updates: The Maharashtra district administration in Sangli said that nine people had died in the rescue boat capsizing accident while three were feared drowned.
Heavy rains continue to lash parts of country: Several states grapple with floods, Maharashtra reports 16 deaths
The Southwest Monsoon is in its full fury, causing heavy rainfall in several pockets across India. Parts of Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh received heavy rainfall on Thursday.
Heavy rains and floods in Maharashtra: Red alert issued for Pune, Satara and Kolhapur; 9 feared dead in Sangli as rescue boat capsizes
The Indian Meteorological Department has issued an 'extremely heavy rain' warning for Pune, Satara, and Kolhapur districts in Maharashtra on 7, 8 and 9 August.
Heavy rains, floods in Maharashtra: NCP's Ajit Pawar blames Devendra Fadnavis-led BJP govt for 'inefficiency' over devastation caused by deluge
NCP leader Ajit Pawar on Thursday attacked the Devendra Fadnavis government over the devastation caused by floods in Western Maharashtra
India rains: Karnataka announces holiday for schools, colleges today due to heavy downpour; Red alert issued in three districts of Kerala
Southwest Monsoon is in its full fury, causing heavy rainfall in several pockets across the country
Maharashtra rains: Mumbai likely to receive heavy rainfall today; red alert sounded for Pune, Palghar and Raigad districts till 8 August
IMD officials said that this deep depression, in association with an active Arabian Sea, will cause isolated extremely heavy rains over the ghat areas of Madhya Maharashtra, Konkan and Goa, among other regions, over the next three to four days.
Suburban train services of the Central Railway resume today; IMD predicts 'better weather' as rains to reduce in Mumbai in next few days
Mumbai's rains have taken a break leading to a resumption of suburban train services of the Central Railway (CR) on Monday morning which had remained suspended for most of Sunday
Maharashtra rains: Holiday declared for schools and colleges in Mumbai; IMD predicts heavy rainfall in Pune for next 5 days
According to IE, IMD has predicted that Maharashtra will continue to be under the grip of a vigorous monsoon till the middle of this week with 'heavy to extremely heavy' showers over Pune, parts of Konkan and Vidarbha till 8 August
At least 4 killed in rain-related incidents in Mumbai, Pune and Palghar; downpour cripples normal life for second consecutive day
The chronic issue of water-logging of rail tracks returned to haunt Mumbai commuters who faced hardships on the second consecutive day.
Mumbai rains updates: Holiday declared for schools and colleges tomorrow, govt employees allowed to report late to work
Mumbai rains LIVE updates: A message posted on social media by the chief minister's office states, 'Due to the IMD warning for tomorrow, holiday declared for schools & colleges in Mumbai and MMR, Palghar, Thane, Raigad districts.'
According to the weather prediction by the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) at 8 am, Mumbai is likely to face a few spells of rain in the city and suburbs during the next 48 hours.
Sensex, Nifty hit record highs on earnings, monsoon optimism; IndusInd, ICICI, ONGC among top gainers
Equity benchmark Sensex rallied about 370 points to scale a record closing high of 39,275.64 as investors' sentiment got a further boost from a forecast of a near-normal monsoon and a bumper start of corporate earnings season
Monsoon likely to be near normal this year with well-distributed rainfall; weak El Nino conditions may prevail
IMD director general KJ Ramesh said overall, the country is expected to have well-distributed rainfall scenario during the monsoon season which will be beneficial to farmers in the country during the ensuing kharif season.
Monsoon forecast: Will IMD’s prediction of near normal rainfall be good enough to instil optimism in country?
We have seen in the past that delayed monsoon has implications for the crops as sowing is dependent on the arrival of the rains.
Rupee slips 25 paise to 68.66 against dollar in early trade ahead of RBI policy outcome, foreign fund outflows
At the Interbank Foreign Exchange, the rupee opened on a weak note at 68.56 then fell further to 68.66 against the US dollar, showing a decline of 25 paise over its previous closing.
Sensex snaps 4-day winning streak, drops 180 points to close at 38,877 on profit booking, below-normal rain forecast
Breaking its four-day rising streak, the BSE Sensex dropped about 180 points on Wednesday on profit booking and forecast of below-normal monsoon this year