June 17, 2019 12:09 am
Low retail food inflation, ample stocks of pulses and cereals give government leeway to plan for the exigencies of a poor monsoon.
June 05, 2019 10:35 pm
The normal onset date for monsoon over Kerala is June 1 which also marks the official commencement of the four-month-long rainfall season.
May 18, 2019 9:44 am
With the Southwest monsoon expected to hit Kerala late on June 6 and its northward progression to be delayed, western India’s water woes are likely to go on for yet another month or more.
May 16, 2019 6:39 am
The delay, meteorologists said, is due to the presence of a strong mid-latitude regime which is preventing the otherwise smooth entry of the monsoon currents from over the Bay of Bengal.
October 24, 2014 12:15 am
Commodity analysts say the prices of essential goods might go up due to the lesser yield.
July 02, 2014 2:11 am
Agriculture got top billing with a substantial rise in allocation from Rs 16,355 crore in 2013-14 to Rs 22,413 crore.
July 02, 2014 2:47 am
As per the Met Department, the Monsoon is likely to improve after July 6.
June 26, 2014 3:32 pm
Monsoon delayed but likely to improve in next 2 months; contingency plan for more than 500 districts is ready.
July 03, 2012 12:38 pm
Monsoon 31% below average; sowing of coarse cereals affected,says minister.
July 02, 2012 12:18 am
Scorching heat and a delayed monsoon has resulted in a sharp increase in power demands across Haryana touching an all time high of 1,528.33 lakh units on June 28.