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Goa authorities on alert after IMD forecasts very heavy rains

September 05, 2021 3:29 pm

“After the experience of last month, when several places were flooded (due to heavy rains), we are leaving nothing to chance,” the official said.

IMD warns of heavy rain over 15 states till Aug 1

July 29, 2021 12:32 pm

The ongoing heavy rainfall activity over Jammu and Kashmir, Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh will persist till Friday after which the intensity is expected to reduce, the IMD said.

Maharashtra floods: Death toll climbs to 164, highest in Raigad with 71

July 26, 2021 4:00 pm

In all, 1028 villages have been affected in the state due to the heavy rains since July 22. The government has set up 259 relief camps and provided shelter to 7832 people.

112 dead, 99 missing: Many areas cut off, but water receding as rainfall abates

July 25, 2021 7:26 am

Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray visited Taliye village in Mahad, where a landslide had buried homes. Forty-two bodies have been recovered from the site and 39 people are still missing.

Pune: River levels rise as more water discharged from Koyna dam, Kolhapur and Sangli on alert

July 24, 2021 11:41 am

The district collectorate said in the past 24 hours, the Koyna dam catchment area has received 700 mm of rain, which has forced the Irrigation department to release more water from the dam.

Karnataka: Heavy rains leave several areas inundated, red alert in 3 coastal districts till July 20

July 18, 2021 9:01 pm

The IMD has forecast heavy rains to continue in the state, especially over coastal and Malnad districts till July 23.

Orange alert in 3 districts: Rains continue to lash Bengal, Met says expect more till June 20

June 19, 2021 4:40 am

In its latest bulletin, the weather department issued an orange alert for Darjeeling, Kalimpong and Alipurduar districts where heavy to very heavy (07-20 cm) rainfall is predicted.

Telangana rain: Students who lost certificates to get new one

October 22, 2020 11:16 am

Special Chief Secretary of Education, Chitra Ramachandran issued orders in this regard on Tuesday after hundreds of students who have either lost or their certificates got damaged communicated to the education department

Telangana govt postpones all exams till Dussehra

October 20, 2020 5:22 pm

The Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU-H) and Osmania University, Hyderabad have already decided to postpone all exams scheduled on October 19 and 20.

Unplanned growth, not rain gods to blame for Gurgaon’s waterlogging woes

August 21, 2020 9:25 am

Dhingra Commission had put blame on ‘poor planning’ and ‘overruling of experts’ advice’ by the then state govt.


Flood situation in Assam worsens, at least 13 dead

August 24, 2015 7:42 pm

The Assam government on Monday (August 24) sought an interim relief of Rs 500 crore for relief, rehabilitation and repair works in flood-affected areas across the state.