Rail, road traffic disrupted as heavy rains lash Mumbai, Thane, Palghar; severe waterlogging in low-lying areas
The India Meteorological Department has predicted more intense showers during the day owing to the thick cloud cover over the region
Mumbai rains: Buses, trains come to a halt as incessant showers lash city; IMD issues red alert till Wednesday
The BMC appealed to all offices and other establishments, except those offering emergency services, to remain shut on Tuesday
Mumbai braces for outbreak of monsoon-related diseases as overburdened medical staff battles coronavirus amid dearth of beds
Already stretched by a shortage of medics and critical care beds, the situation in Mumbai might turn uglier, health experts warn, as cases of malaria, dengue, leptospirosis and encephalitis are expected to soar in coming months
Mumbai on orange alert for heavy to very heavy rainfall: Here’s a health checklist to help you wade through the aftermath
Waterlogging during monsoons create the perfect breeding ground for mosquitoes, which then act as vectors for diseases like dengue, malaria and chikungunya.
Extremely heavy rainfall lashes Mumbai, surrounding districts; waterlogging disrupts rail, road traffic
Mumbai and surrounding Thane, Navi Mumbai, Palghar and Raigad districts received extremely heavy rains on Saturday, disrupting normal life
Mumbai Rains Updates: Amit Shah lauds rescue efforts by NDRF, Indian Navy and army after all 700 passengers on Mahalaxmi Express evacuated
Mumbai Rains Updates: After the Mahalaxmi Express rescue operations were concluded on Saturday, Home Minister Amit Shah congratulated the rescue efforts of NDRF, Indian Army and the Indian Navy, who had successfully evacuated all 700 stranded passengers in the train.
Seven-year-old boy dies after falling into open drain in Mumbai’s Dharavi; third such incident in city over a week
A seven-year-old boy died after falling into an open drain in Dharavi slum in Mumbai on Monday, police said. The boy, Amit Munnalal Jaiswal, fell in the drain at the Rajiv Gandhi Colony, an official said
Three dead, two lakh affected by rain, flood-related incidents in Assam; heavy showers lash Bihar, Jharkhand, UP, West Bengal
Parts of northern and eastern India received heavy showers on Wednesday while in the northeastern state of Assam three persons were killed in rain and flood related incidents and over two lakh people across 11 districts have been affected by the deluge
Mumbai Rain Updates: Intermittent spells of light to moderate rain in city for next few hours; toll in Ratnagiri dam breach rises to 9
Mumbai rains, trains and weather LIVE Updates: The toll in Ratnagiri district's Tiware dam, which was breached earlier on Wednesday, has risen to nine with twenty four people still missing. The search and rescue operation is underway.
Mumbai rains: With 375 mm, city sees second rainiest day in 45 years; Malad wall collapse toll rises to 24
Incessant rainfall in Mumbai on Tuesday — the second highest in 45 years — brought rail, road and air transport to a standstill even as schools, offices remained shut.
Changed schedule of trains due to Mumbai rains: IRCTC releases list of rakes cancelled, rescheduled, terminated
Cancelled Train Today, 3 July: Here is a list of trains terminated, rescheduled and cancelled by Western and Central Railway due to heavy rains in Mumbai
Mumbai at 'serious risk of flooding' between 3-5 July, predicts Skymet; high tide expected at 12.35 pm today
After witnessing the heaviest spell of rain on a single July day in the past 45 years, Mumbai braces up to face another spell of heavy to very heavy rainfall on Wednesday. Indian Meteorological Department has warned of intermittent downpour between 3 and 5 July with close to 200 millimeters (or more) rain expected per day
Mumbai airport’s main runway to remain closed till 4 July; 203 flights cancelled, 350 delayed as work continues to remove stuck aircraft
The main runway of the Mumbai airport is likely to remain closed for flight operations till Thursday as it will take more time to remove the SpiceJet plane that was stuck partially on the runway on Monday
Maharashtra rains: 27 people die in wall collapse incidents in Malad, Kalyan and Pune as heavy downpour wreaks havoc in state
At least 27 people died in wall collapse in Malad and Kalyan in the city and Pune as incessant rains pounded on Tuesday. 17 other people sustained injuries. The Maharashtra government has declared the day as a public holiday.
Mumbai Rains LIVE Updates: Three people killed due to electrocution; three others injured due to wall collapse in Dadar
Mumbai Rains LIVE Updates: BMC said in the last five hours, Mumbai has recorded an average rainfall of 43.23 mm in the island city, 64.14 mm in eastern suburbs and 78.21 mm in western suburbs.
Mumbai Rains: Central, Western Railways running late; Congress MLA blames Shiv Sena-led 'corrupt' BMC for water-logging in city
After a delay of several days, the first spell of heavy rains lashed the metropolis and its outskirts Friday morning, slowing down road and rail traffic
8-year-old boy dies after being stuck by lighting amid heavy rains in Maharashtra's Palghar district
An eight-year-old boy died after being struck by lightning amid rains in a village near here in Maharashtra, an official said on Friday
Cyclone Vayu to intensify into 'very severe' storm as it moves towards Gujarat; Mumbai likely to have moderate rains
Cyclone Vaayu, which developed from a deep depression off the coast of Lakshadweep late on Monday night, is heading towards Saurashtra in Gujarat and is likely to intensify into a 'very severe storm' by Tuesday night or Wednesday morning.
Mumbai rain: Schools shut, trains delayed, water-logging reported across suburbs; heaviest showers of season, says IMD
The downpour — the highest of the season so far in a day — caused traffic jams as many roads and streets were flooded and people were seen wading through knee-deep water.