Latest News on South West Monsoon
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Jul 20, 2018
Heavy rains cause 39 deaths in two weeks in Kerala; over one lakh people seek refuge in relief campsAs many as 1.18 lakh people have sought refuge in relief camps across Kerala, as rains continued to lash several parts of the state in varied intensity, official sources said on Friday.
Jul 16, 2018
Heavy rains kills 11 in Kerala; flood, water-logging displaces around 2,000 families across stateHeavy rains in Kerala claimed 11 lives and displaced around 2,000 families. Transport system has stopped functioning in 8 districts in the state
Jun 03, 2018
East Coast Railway steps up patrolling on tracks, cleaning of drains to ensure safety prior to monsoonThe East Coast Railway (ECoR) has taken precautionary steps before the onset of monsoon to ensure safety of running trains, disruption free services and also to minimise the effects of heavy rainfall, an ECoR statement said.
May 30, 2018
Karnataka rains: Schools, colleges to remain shut for two days in Dakshina Kannada districtAll schools and colleges across coastal Karnataka's Dakshina Kannada district will remain shut on Wednesday and Thursday as heavy rains disrupt normal life
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.
Sep 15, 2017
Monsoon stock taking: As drought, floods ravage areas, picture not too rosy; watch out for inflation spikeWhile there are marginal shortfalls in case of rice and coarse cereals sowing after erratic monsoon, the two areas of concern are pulses and oilseeds
Aug 12, 2017
Kerala braces for water scarcity as deficit monsoon worries Pinarayi Vijayan govtThe monsoon is barely over but a poor southwest rainfall has caused worry amongst the authorities who are scrambling for a solution.
May 17, 2017
Southwest Monsoon to make landfall on 30 May in Kerala, normal rainfall predicted: IMDThe IMD, which has predicted a normal rainfall this year, said the Southwest Monsoon has advanced over the Andaman Sea.
May 16, 2017
Sensex hits all-time high in record-setting spree on hopes of bountiful rainsIT stocks were the top gainers with Tata Consultancy Services rising as much as 2.2 percent and Wipro 1.3 percent
May 14, 2017
Southwest Monsoon arrives in India, covers Andaman & Nicobar Islands three days before predicted dateThe Southwest Monsoon has covered the Nicobar Islands and the entire south Andaman Sea, three days ahead of its normal onset date, the IMD said on Sunday.