November 21, 2021 11:13 pm
“A compensation of Rs 5 lakh would be paid for those whose houses were completely damaged. The Deputy Commissioner has been instructed to pay Rs10,000 immediately as a compensation for the houses partially damaged," Bommai said.
November 21, 2021 10:16 pm
Andhra floods: Traffic was either closed or suspended in arterial highways and over 100 trains cancelled snapping rail-road link between southern and other parts of the country as the Penna river in spate caused heavy destruction on Sunday.
November 21, 2021 7:31 am
Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy conducted an aerial survey of affected areas and reviewed the flood situation with the district collectors Saturday. The government has announced an ex gratia payment of Rs 5 lakh each to the kin of those killed.
November 11, 2021 12:24 pm
As per NDMA, when on foot, body hair standing up on the back of your neck could "indicate that a lightning is imminent".
July 19, 2021 10:01 pm
There is an off-shore trough running between Maharashtra and Karnataka, which often brings moisture-laden westerly winds from the Arabian Sea over to land. In addition, there is an east-west shear zone cutting across Maharashtra, which is adding the prevailing favourable monsoon conditions.
May 07, 2018 10:55 pm
The IMD issued an alert forecasting that several parts of north India including Delhi could witness thunderstorm and squall tomorrow with winds gusting up to 50-70 kilometers per hour.
August 14, 2017 4:35 pm
The chief amounts of rainfall recorded in centimetre are: Malkangiri, Mandira Dam in Sundargarh district (11 cm each), Rayagada (9 cm), Daspalla in Nayagarh district, Banki in Cuttack district and Narla in Kalahandi district (8 cm each).
December 02, 2015 7:15 am
Two columns of army's Garrison Infantry Battalion have been pressed into service in Tambaram and Oorapakkam after the Tamil Nadu government sought military assistance.
November 20, 2015 12:00 am
The reality of rural distress is sinking in only now for policymakers.
April 26, 2015 6:09 pm
The activity is most likely to become widespread on Apr 27 & 28 with the possibility of isolated heavy thunderstorm.
September 25, 2018 12:26 pm
Heavy rains continued to pound Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh for the third consecutive day, with the MeT department issuing a red alert across Punjab on Monday. Kullu district in Himachal Pradesh has also been put on “high alert”
July 21, 2015 4:35 pm
The heavy rains affected the Mumbai suburban train operations since morning.