The findings are very significant for agriculture, which relies heavily on an even spread of rain.
Western Railway said that the Andheri bridge which collapsed on Tuesday was not under the jurisdiction of the BMC and not the Railways. Meanwhile, BMC PRO Vijay Khabale said that the corporation will clarify its stand during a press conference at 4 pm.
Six dead in Lahore as heavy monsoon rains lash Pakistan; people take to social media to lambast govt's poor preparation
Heavy monsoon rains continued to lash Lahore on Tuesday, as the Pakistan city received a total of 252 millimetres of rain in the last 24 hours.
Parts of Maharashtra, eastern UP to witness increase in rainfall over next 48 hours, says IMD; monsoon in Delhi by 29 June
An India Meteorological Department said that less than 25 percent of the country received normal or excess rains but rainfall will increase steadily
Erratic monsoon patterns worsening India's water crisis and conflicts, says study; Shimla-like dry spells could recur
Not just Himachal Pradesh, many Indian states are facing acute water shortages due to shifting monsoon patterns of in the country caused by climate change.
Monsoon arrives on Kerala coast today, says Skymet; early rains expected to boost agriculture this year
Crop-nourishing monsoon rains are likely to hit the Kerala coast in India’s southwest on Tuesday, a source from the weather office said, in the earliest start to the rains since 2011, which should boost agriculture in the world’s fastest growing major economy.
Marathwada Diary: With farm returns falling, farmers brave health risks, low wages to toil as labourers in sugarcane fields
Marathwada's farmers are now working as labourers in sugarcane fields, despite health risks, low wages, and the loss of their children's education.
After a couple of days of dull, gloomy weather, there is finally some sunshine in Kolkata, right on time for the second ODI of the series between India and Australia
Indian scientists develop technology for dew harvesting; plant set up in Kothara in the Kutch region
A group of Indian scientists, working with experts from France, have developed technology for harvesting dew or atmospheric moisture for drinking water purposes
The Bombay High Court has said we cannot control nature but the situation in the city of Mumbai which has been facing floods during monsoons regularly has not improved in the past few years.
Parth MN is travelling across Maharashtra's Marathwada province on a People's Archive of Rural India fellowship to chronicle agrarian issues in the region, over a period of 6-8 months.
Tamil Nadu and Karnataka’s Cauvery basin reservoirs are half as full as they should be, according to an IndiaSpend analysis of reservoir data in both states, even as the Supreme Court modified its week-old order and allowed Karnataka to release 20% less water–12,000 cubic feet per second, or cusecs, per day for the next eight days.
Torrential rains triggered by the Southwest monsoon have created flood-like situation in four districts of Rajasthan where six people have reportedly died and more than 70 airlifted, officials said on Sunday.
Dust storm followed by light showers in Delhi brings relief to city dwellers: Met forecast more rains
A dust storm accompanied by light rains swept the national capital on Monday bringing much-awaited respite to Delhiites from the oppressive heat as the maximum temperature dropped to settle at 40.9 degrees Celsius.
One does not need to opt for a PhD thesis to unravel why this horrid experience visits upon the city of Mumbai. The real reasons are as follows, best provided in bullet points for easy understanding.
The Central Railway (CR) authorities are helping passengers who are stranded in 20 incoming long distance trains on Friday following incessant rains.
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Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday sought to allay fears over predictions of deficient monsoon saying conclusions on that basis either on inflation