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Enhanced rainfall activity likely to continue in Bengal today: Met

October 20, 2021 8:25 am

Officials said a Low Pressure Area now lies over Bihar and neighbourhood. Strong southerly wind from Bay of Bengal likely to prevail over Gangetic West Bengal tomorrow 20th October, 2021.

Cyclone Gulab Live Updates: Heavy rains batter Andhra districts; no major impact in Odisha

September 27, 2021 8:46 pm

Cyclone Gulab live updates: At 5.30 am, cyclonic storm lay centred over south Odisha and adjoining north Andhra Pradesh, about 110 km south-southeast of Jagdalpur (Chhattisgarh) and 140 km west-northwest of Kalingapatnam (Andhra Pradesh).

More rain likely in central Maharashtra, Konkan & Vidarbha in next four days

September 05, 2021 9:11 pm

As per the 24-hour forecast by issued by the India Meteorological Department on Saturday, moderate rain in Mumbai city and suburbs is likely with the possibility of occasional intense spells.

Monsoon likely to revive, IMD rain alert for most Maharashtra districts

August 31, 2021 10:24 am

As per the 24-hour forecast issued by the IMD for Mumbai, moderate rain is likely in the city and suburbs with the possibility of occasional intense spells.

Earthquake in Bay of Bengal sends tremors across Tamil Nadu, Chennai

August 24, 2021 3:03 pm

Chennai earthquake, tremors: According to the National Centre for Seismology, the earthquake hit at 12.35 pm in the Bay of Bengal.

Heavy rainfall activity likely over north, east India over next three-four days: IMD

July 26, 2021 6:01 pm

Scores of lives have been lost due to landslides and floods in Maharashtra in the last two weeks.

Explained: What a new study says about microplastic pollution in river Ganga

July 26, 2021 10:56 am

Apart from humans, microplastics are harmful to marine species as well. More than 663 marine species are affected by marine debris and 11 percent of them are said to be related to microplastic ingestion, the study says.

Nine fishermen killed, one missing as trawler capsizes in Bay of Bengal

July 15, 2021 1:32 pm

One person is still missing and a search is on to find him, they said.

Low pressure area likely to intensify into very severe cyclonic storm, cross Bengal, Odisha on May 26

May 22, 2021 6:04 pm

Wind speed is expected to reach 90-100 km per hour gusting to 110 kmph from May 26 forenoon along and off West Bengal, north Odisha and Bangladesh coasts, and increase thereafter till evening, said Regional Meteorological Centre (RMC) Director G K Das.

Southwest monsoon advances into South Andaman Sea: IMD

May 22, 2021 11:04 am

Meanwhile, a low pressure area is expected to develop over the central and adjoining southeast Bay of Bengal, which is most likely to intensify into a cyclonic storm by May 26.


The Big Picture: After the waves pulled back

December 21, 2014 12:05 pm

Two natural disasters struck the coast of Tamil Nadu, both in the month of December — one, a cyclone 50 years ago, and the other, the tsunami of 2004.