Latest News on Rainfall
Showing of 0 - 10 from 187 results
Rainfall - Total results - 187
Nov 18, 2018
Sugarcane emerges as likely culprit in drought-hit Marathwada; growing cultivation of cash crop depleted groundwaterSugarcane requires 2,500mm of water and rainfall in Marathwada is between 500-700mm. The remaining 80 percent of water has been pumped out of groundwater for years now, causing a depletion of groundwater level so much that there is no water left to pump out, say experts
Nov 12, 2018
Cyclone Gaja to make landfall between Chennai, Nagapattinam on Thursday; fishermen advised not to venture out until thenThe director of IMD, Chennai on Monday said that cyclonic storm 'Gaja' is expected to cross between Chennai and Nagapattinam during forenoon on 15 November. He advised the fishermen not to venture out to sea till 15 November as the sea would be very rough.
Nov 11, 2018
Cyclone Gaja to intensify in next 24 hours in north Tamil Nadu, south Andhra Pradesh, warns regional weather officeThe cyclone, christened Gaja, reaching 80-90 kms per hour was likely over Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Andhra Pradesh.
Oct 12, 2018
Cyclone Titli: Over 60 lakh affected by heavy rainfall, flood in Odisha; state govt speeds up rescue and relief opsThe flood situation in three south Odisha districts – Ganjam, Gajapati and Rayagada is grim as the water levels in major rivers have crossed danger marks.
Sep 29, 2018
Typhoon Trami batters Okinawa: Nine injured, over 600 people shifted to shelters; storm progresses towards Japan mainlandA powerful typhoon pummelled Japan's southern island of Okinawa Saturday, injuring at least nine.
Sep 25, 2018
Monsoon rainfall drops by 9%, endangers summer crops; low output could spoil Modi's efforts to raise farmers' incomeIndia’s monsoon has produced 9 percent less rain than usual, raising concerns over production of the country’s summer-sown crops as rainfall in many key grains producing states has been nearly a quarter lower than normal levels.
Sep 04, 2018
Daily Bulletin: IMD predicts heavy rains in north India, Bengal; Rupee worst-performing currency in Asia; Serena Williams in US open; day's top storiesOver 1,400 people, including 488 in Kerala, have lost their lives due to rains, floods and landslides in 10 states so far in the monsoon season.
Sep 03, 2018
Uttarakhand rains: 180 tourists rescued at Kempty Falls in Mussoorie, 100-metre-long lake formed near Tehri Garhwal-Dehradun borderThis comes after at least three people died when their houses collapsed due to landslides in Uttarakhand's Kot village on Wednesday.
Aug 31, 2018
Developing El Niño conditions may affect final quarter of monsoon this yearThe overall monsoon until 30 August has been 6 percent less than normal, IMD said.
Aug 04, 2018
Uttar Pradesh monsoon: Toll rises to 183 as three more die in rain-related incidents; major rivers in spate triggers flood fearsAs rain continued to lash several parts of Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath undertook an aerial survey of the flood-hit areas of Lakhimpur Kheri and instructed authorities to remain on high alert.