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Heavy rains lash several parts of Karnataka; crop damage reported

January 08, 2021 8:08 am

Rains in the last couple of days have damaged crops such as ragi, cotton, rabi jowar, maize, tur, sunflower, in North and South Karnataka region. The current spell of unseasonal rain is also affecting the ongoing coffee harvest.

Panchkula: Heavy rain throws life out of gear in Sector 19

August 14, 2020 11:10 am

Residents accused the MC of not cleaning drainage pipes, which were choked with mud, garbage etc.

Woman, infant daughter killed as roof collapses due to heavy rains in Haryana

September 23, 2018 5:50 pm

Earlier on Saturday, two persons were killed and four others of a family seriously injured when roof of a house located in Dilipgarh area near Ambala cantonment had collapsed due to heavy rains.

Punjab: Major power outages after storm batters Hoshiarpur

September 15, 2018 1:29 am

The storm was of very high velocity in around 5-6 km area. It started around 11 pm and continued till the early hours of Friday.

Kolkata: Heavy rain, wind disrupt life

May 19, 2018 1:47 am

As per Met department, the intensity of pre-Monsoon showers was more over the regions of Gangetic West Bengal due to a cyclonic circulation that is persisting over Bihar and the influx of winds from Bay of Bengal.

Thane: Two dead, four injured as house collapses after heavy rains

July 16, 2017 2:02 pm

The deceased were identified as Saifuddin Khan and Aladdin Shaikh (both aged 45), she said. The four injured persons were admitted to a government hospital in Ulhasnagar, district disaster management officer added.

Heavy rains continue to pound Tamil Nadu, life thrown out of gear

November 13, 2015 5:17 pm

Arterial roads including Anna Salai, Poonamallee High Road and GST Road in the city came under sheets of water hitting vehicular movement.

Heavy rain brings relief to parched Gujarat, likely to continue for 5 days

September 19, 2015 3:22 am

Due to the depression over Vidarbha region, the entire state will receive very heavy rainfall in these two days.

Rain again leads to traffic snarls, chaos in Chandigarh

August 12, 2015 2:29 am

UT Adviser directs the Chandigarh Municipal Corporation to make a list of areas with acute waterlogging.

Mile-long queues, knee-deep water on Gurgaon Expressway after heavy rain

August 08, 2015 12:36 am

After two hours of continuous rain, traffic on the Delhi-Gurgaon Expressway was forced to a crawl due to water clogging the service lanes.


Disaster Alert

June 22, 2020 6:20 pm

Natural calamities killed over a thousand people just between 1 April and 20 June: News in Numbers

June 22, 2020 6:20 pm

Dust storms, floods and thunderstorms along with lightning have killed over one dozen people every single day this year. This kind of weather, particularly across north and east India, has put Uttar Pradesh on top of the list of such deaths.