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Apr 16, 2018
Why the monsoon is so crucial for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, inflation and RBI policyThe monsoon delivers about 70 percent of India’s annual rainfall and determines the yield of key crops such as rice, wheat, sugarcane and oilseeds such as soybeans.
Apr 04, 2018
Monsoon in India in 2018 to be normal, southern states to receive less rainfall, predicts SkymetSkymet Weather has predicted a 20 percent chance of above normal monsoon in India.
Mar 27, 2018
Extreme rainfall events in southern and central India linked to man-made emissions: StudyWhile previous studies have shown a rising trend of extreme rainfall events, this study has sought to link it with anthropogenic emissions.
Mar 13, 2018
Kerala on high alert after IMD warns of depression over Arabian Sea; CM says state fully geared to meet any eventualityAuthorities in Kerala have been placed on alert and fishermen advised not to venture into the sea after IMD reports on the formation of a depression over southeast Arabian Sea
Jan 30, 2018
Rains stay away from north India, making it driest January since 1901; prolonged dry spell may impact Rabi cropThis month is set to become the driest January in over a century, with just 2.2 millimetres of rain being recorded across the entire country in the first 30 days of the month, as against the normal average of 45.5 millimetres
Jan 08, 2018
Agriculture sector growth likely to be higher than CSO estimate of 2.1%, says ministryThe agriculture sector is expected to grow higher than projected 2.1 percent growth by the Central Statistics Office for the current fiscal, following better Rabi crop prospects
Dec 30, 2017
Year in review: Farmers' crisis, worsening Delhi pollution and child deaths in govt hospitals marked India's 2017A bumper harvest crashing prices, pollution worsening in Delhi and other north Indian cities due to crop stubble burning and power plants, and the lack of infrastructure and manpower in public health centres leading to deaths of children across the country were the key points of worry for India in 2017.
Dec 19, 2017
Tropical storm Kai-tak makes landfall in Philippines, causes floods, landslides in central provincesThe death toll from a tropical storm that pummelled the central Philippines rose to 43 with hopes fading for dozens of others still missing after massive landslides
Dec 12, 2017
Himachal Pradesh continues to reel under cold wave conditions as state receives rain, snowfall for 4th day in a rowTribal areas of Lahaul, Spiti and Pangi were cut off and road links to many places in the interior area were severed as heavy snowfall and rain drenched several areas of Himachal Pradesh
Dec 08, 2017
Depression in Bay of Bengal triggers heavy rain in Odisha, IMD predicts more downpour in next 24 hoursThe depression over Bay of Bengal intensified on Friday, triggering rain in several areas of Odisha and raising the likelihood of a downpour in the state over the next two days