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Oct 13, 2019
Expect moderate rain in Mumbai on Sunday afternoon, predicts IMD; coastal Andhra, Karnataka likely to receive heavy rainfall over isolated placesSouthwest monsoon has withdrawn from parts of north Arabian Sea, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Bihar and parts of West Bengal
Oct 11, 2019
Erratic rain pattern despite a strong monsoon spells trouble for agro-economy, but farmers hopeful about abundant winter cropWhile crops in the ground have been damaged by the monsoon, the rains have replenished reservoirs and groundwater reserves, which augurs well for India’s rural economy in 2020.
Oct 10, 2019
Southwest Monsoon withdraws one month after the normal date: Roundup on devastating floods and its impact on economyThe Southwest Monsoon started its retreat on Wednesday, marking the longest recorded delay in withdrawal of the four-month-long rainfall season, the India Meteorological Department said.
Oct 01, 2019
India to receive rain till mid-October as withdrawal of monsoon gets delayed by a month; seasonal precipitation in 2019 highest in 25 yearsThe extended southwest monsoon rain over the Indian subcontinent has not only caused devastation at several places in the country, but has also broken some old records and set new ones.
Aug 01, 2019
July ends with above normal rainfall bringing overall monsoon deficiency in India down to -9%; IMD predicts heavy rains in next two weeksJuly recorded 298.3 millimetres of rainfall as against the normal precipitation of 285.3 millimetres, Mritunjay Mohapatra, the IMD director-general said.
Jul 26, 2019
Recurrent water crisis forces Mawasis in MP to migrate to cities for livelihood as parched forests run dry of produceRecurrent drought in Satna district of Madhya Pradesh has turned the once all-providing summer months into a nightmare for Mawasi tribals, forcing the youth to migrate for livelihood while women walk at least 16 kilometres daily for water
Jul 23, 2019
Heavy rainfall predicted in Kerala; IMD issues red alert in Kannur, Kasargod districts today; govt shuts schools, colleges as precautionAll educational institutions including schools and professional colleges have been closed in Kannur, Kasargod and Malappuram districts on Tuesday in view of the IMD warning.
Jul 15, 2019
Southwest Monsoon takes a break across India; revival only expected later in July, kharif sowing likely to be hitRains across the country are expected to fizzle out during the 'break monsoon'. With almost-dry conditions prevailing across the country, soybean sowing may take a hit.
Jul 07, 2019
Heavy rainfall likely over Delhi, Haryana; IMD predicts seasonal trough across northern plains to remain active in coming daysRainfall in the region will bring respite to locals, who have been reeling under severe heat wave conditions in the past few days, with temperatures in Delhi and surrounding regions constantly being above 40 degrees Celsius.
Jul 04, 2019
Light showers expected in Delhi today; IMD predicts onset of monsoon in next two daysAccording to the Indian Meteorological Department, the temperature in Delhi is expected to be between 29 and 39 degrees Celsius with a prediction of very light rain on 4 July,