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Reduced rainfall activity expected over west coast in next 24-48 hrs; IMD predicts strong winds over Arabian Sea
India

Reduced rainfall activity expected over west coast in next 24-48 hrs; IMD predicts strong winds over Arabian Sea

The meteorological department said winds measuring 50-60 kmph are likely over southwest and west-central Arabian Sea. Wind speeds of 45-55 kmph likely over northwest, east-central, and northeast of the sea.

Monsoon 2020: Mumbai receives heavy rainfall, flood situation in Assam remains grim with people in 20 districts affected
India

Monsoon 2020: Mumbai receives heavy rainfall, flood situation in Assam remains grim with people in 20 districts affected

At least eight people were killed in lightning strikes in Bihar on Friday, a day after 26 died in similar incidents in eight districts of the state

Pre-monsoon sowing of kharif crops begins, paddy acreage up 27%; govt to hold national video conference on 16 April
Business

Pre-monsoon sowing of kharif crops begins, paddy acreage up 27%; govt to hold national video conference on 16 April

Total area planted under all kharif crops has increased to 48.76 lakh hectare so far this season as against 37.12 lakh hectare in same period last year.

Delhi faces traffic jams, waterlogging as Western Disturbance brings rainfall; min temperature drops to 12 degrees Celsius
India

Delhi faces traffic jams, waterlogging as Western Disturbance brings rainfall; min temperature drops to 12 degrees Celsius

Rains lashed the Delhi all through the day on Friday, affecting traffic movement with visibility dropping considerably in the afternoon due to dense clouds. Some parts also witnessed heavy rains along with thunderstorms.

Rapid warming of Indo-Pacific Ocean cited as reason for rainfall decline over Northern India
India

Rapid warming of Indo-Pacific Ocean cited as reason for rainfall decline over Northern India

Continued warming of the Indo-Pacific Ocean is highly likely, which may further intensify these changes in global rainfall patterns.

Daily Bulletin: IMD says 'heavy rainfall' likely in Kerala, Karnataka; SC to give verdict in P Chidambaram's bail plea in INX Media case; day's top stories
India

Daily Bulletin: IMD says 'heavy rainfall' likely in Kerala, Karnataka; SC to give verdict in P Chidambaram's bail plea in INX Media case; day's top stories

Here are today's top stories: At least seven districts in Kerala are likely to receive 'very heavy' rainfall today, exit polls predict 'bigger' win for BJP in Maharashtra and Haryana, and more

Retail inflation rises sharply to 3.99% in September, but analysts predict a sixth consecutive interest rate cut in December
Business

Retail inflation rises sharply to 3.99% in September, but analysts predict a sixth consecutive interest rate cut in December

India’s retail inflation rose close to the central bank’s medium-term target of 4 percent in September for the first time in 14 months

Maharashtra Assembly election: Marathwada, Vidarbha battle farm crisis, but most willing to give Fadnavis-led govt second chance
Politics

Maharashtra Assembly election: Marathwada, Vidarbha battle farm crisis, but most willing to give Fadnavis-led govt second chance

In Maharashtra, the BJP-Shiv Sena combine appears to have succeeded, to a large extent, in getting its message across to the people in Latur, one of the few remaining Congress strongholds in the state.

Heaviest monsoon rains in 25 years kill 1,600 people since June in India; monsoon to withdraw only after early Oct
India

Heaviest monsoon rains in 25 years kill 1,600 people since June in India; monsoon to withdraw only after early Oct

The total flood-prone area in the country has increased in recent decades because of deforestation, degradation of water bodies, and climate change

Following a good monsoon after years, Thar desert blooms in Pakistan’s Sindh province
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Following a good monsoon after years, Thar desert blooms in Pakistan’s Sindh province

Receiving a good amount of rainfall after many years, the Thar desert is in full bloom in Pakistan’s Sindh province.

Flood And Fury: Kerala's 2018 floods was only a preview to the future awaiting us
India

Flood And Fury: Kerala's 2018 floods was only a preview to the future awaiting us

The effect of global warming and deforestation is felt more across the high ranges of Kerala situated in the Western Ghats.

Daily Bulletin: IMD predicts 'very heavy' rains for Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh today; India to take on South Africa in first match of T20I series; day's top stories
India

Daily Bulletin: IMD predicts 'very heavy' rains for Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh today; India to take on South Africa in first match of T20I series; day's top stories

Here are today's top stories: In addition to Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh, Mumbai will also receive heavy rainfall today, Congress slams Nirmala Sitharaman over new 'boost' for real estate sector, and more

IMD issues heavy rainfall warning across Telangana, northern coastal Andhra Pradesh for 28 and 29 August
India

IMD issues heavy rainfall warning across Telangana, northern coastal Andhra Pradesh for 28 and 29 August

YK Reddy, scientist, meteorological department districts in Telangana – northern Adilabad, eastern Khammam and Warangal expected to receive light or moderate rain till Wednesday morning.

IMD predicts more rainfall in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry over next two days; Chennai likely to receive light showers
India

IMD predicts more rainfall in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry over next two days; Chennai likely to receive light showers

Tamil Nadu, Puducherry witnessed mild overnight rains on Tuesday even as the weather office forecast more spells during the next two days due to a 'wind confluence'

Centre approves Rs 4,432 crore to Odisha, Karnataka, Himachal Pradesh for damages caused by natural calamities in 2018-19
India

Centre approves Rs 4,432 crore to Odisha, Karnataka, Himachal Pradesh for damages caused by natural calamities in 2018-19

The Centre has approved release of over Rs 4,432 crore to Odisha, Karnataka and Himachal Pradesh for the damage caused by natural calamities in these states during the last financial year

Rain-related incidents claim 114 lives in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Karnataka, Kerala; situation improves in Madhya Pradesh, Odisha
India

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
India

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
India

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

Monsoon deficit narrows, kharif sowing progressing well: Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar
Business

Monsoon deficit narrows, kharif sowing progressing well: Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar

The deficit in southwest monsoon has narrowed and the sowing of summer (Kharif) crops is progressing well across the country, Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar said on Friday

Heavy Rains and Floods Updates: Two IAF choppers deployed for rescue operations in Belagavi, nine dead in Karnataka
India

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.