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Heavy rains lash Uttarakhand, met dept sounds high alert
India

Heavy rains lash Uttarakhand, met dept sounds high alert

Uttarakhand was on high alert on Monday following meteorological predictions of heavy to very heavy rains over three days on top of the downpour that has crippled life in Dehradun.

One killed, another injured in landslide in Uttarakhand
India

One killed, another injured in landslide in Uttarakhand

ne person was killed and another was severely injured in a landslide in Pithoragarh district of Uttarakhand today, officials said

Rains in Delhi will continue tomorrow, says Met office
India

Rains in Delhi will continue tomorrow, says Met office

Several parts of Delhi got rains Wednesday although it had no effect on the day's maximum temperature which settled three notches above average at 37.1 degrees Celsius. The Met office has forecast more rains Thursday

Mumbai asked to stay at home as heavy rains expected in next 72 hrs
Mumbai

Mumbai asked to stay at home as heavy rains expected in next 72 hrs

It's only going to get worse. The Meteorological Department on Tuesday warned that heavy to very heavy rains will hit Mumbai and coastal Konkan over the next 72 hours.

Delhi: Traffic jams, flooded streets as heavy rains lash city
Delhi

Delhi: Traffic jams, flooded streets as heavy rains lash city

Heavy rains lashed the national capital on Saturday, choking the city with traffic jams due to flooded streets and entering houses.

Villages cut off as rivers overflow in rain-lashed Andhra
India

Villages cut off as rivers overflow in rain-lashed Andhra

Incessant rains continued to lash various parts of Andhra Pradesh Wednesday, overflowing rivulets, streams and tanks and throwing the normal life out of gear, officials said

Mumbai rains live: Trains delayed but operational, water logging in some parts
Mumbai

Mumbai rains live: Trains delayed but operational, water logging in some parts

Mumbai has been hit with incessant rains since early this morning. According to BMC officials, there have been no complaints of water-logging in the city as yet. Local trains on both - the Western Line as well as Central Line - are running late. Track live updates here.

Heavy rains kill one, paralyse life in Hyderabad
India

Heavy rains kill one, paralyse life in Hyderabad

One person was killed and three injured in a house collapse as incessant rains lashing the twin cities of Hyderabad and Secunderabad inundated several low-lying areas and disrupted life, officials said on Friday.

Bad weather foils Kedarnath efforts to cremate dead
India

Bad weather foils Kedarnath efforts to cremate dead

While rescue operations continue in Uttarakhand, rescue and relief teams are also struggling with the another crisis which is the disposal of hundreds of corpses in and around the Kedarnath shrine.

Helipads being built to speed up rescue in Uttarakhand
India

Helipads being built to speed up rescue in Uttarakhand

With thousands of people still stranded in the mountainous state of Uttarakhand, the rescue teams are focusing on evacuating people stuck in the jungles between Kedarnath and Gaurikund and more helipads were being built, said ITBP chief Ajay Chadha on Friday.

Akhilesh sends medical team from UP to rain-hit Uttarakhand
Politics

Akhilesh sends medical team from UP to rain-hit Uttarakhand

Assuring all possible help to the Uttarakhand government, Uttar Pradesh CM Akhilesh Yadav today directed officials to rush a team of doctors for extending medical aid to the people in the rain-ravaged state.

Declare Uttarakhand disaster a natural calamity: Mayawati
India

Declare Uttarakhand disaster a natural calamity: Mayawati

Former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Mayawati today expressed concern over massive loss of life and property in neighbouring Uttarakhand and demanded the central government to declare it as a national calamity.

Yamuna recedes in Delhi but flows above danger mark
India

Yamuna recedes in Delhi but flows above danger mark

The water level in the Yamuna started receding in Delhi on Thursday morning but stayed above the danger mark of 204.83 metres. Many low-lying areas in the city also remained inundated, a government official said.

Uttarakhand tragedy: Thousands might have been washed away
India

Uttarakhand tragedy: Thousands might have been washed away

The Himalayan tragedy continued to unfold today with fears that thousands of pilgrims staying in 90 rest houses may have been washed away in flash floods even as rescue operations were today stepped up with additional IAF choppers pressed into service to evacuate stranded people in Kedarnath area.

Bright side of the monsoon: it's good for kharif crop
India

Bright side of the monsoon: it's good for kharif crop

The early and heavy monsoon rains in India have raised the hopes of a record plantation and sowing of kharif crops, a farmers’ body representative said Tuesday

PM assures all help to flood-hit areas of Uttarakhand
India

PM assures all help to flood-hit areas of Uttarakhand

New Delhi, June 18 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday directed all central government agencies to assist in rescue and relief operations in flood-affected Uttarakhand and assured Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna of all help, a statement said.

North India floods: Himachal CM evacuated, 1700 still stranded
India

North India floods: Himachal CM evacuated, 1700 still stranded

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh, who was stranded in tribal Kinnaur district for nearly 60 hours due to landslides triggered by incessant rains, was evacuated this morning even as 1700 people remained stranded at various places.

Images:  Floods wreak havoc in Uttarakhand, disrupt life across north India
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Images: Floods wreak havoc in Uttarakhand, disrupt life across north India

Monsoon woes gripped several parts of north India s heavy rains wreaked havoc in the hill states of Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh. Images from the floods.