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Maharashtra cabinet approves Rs 3,200-cr package for Konkan flood mitigation

September 16, 2021 12:04 am

The Konkan area faced two cyclones – Nisarga and Tauktae -- in the last two years. This year, the area faced massive damage due to floods in Western Ghats.

Monsoon to linger on, withdrawal may be delayed

September 11, 2021 7:23 am

The normal date for the monsoon's retreat from Rajasthan is September 17 but this may not be realised.

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.

Maharashtra: Union rail ministry approves 63 additional trains to Konkan region for Ganesh Chaturthi

August 26, 2021 5:29 pm

Union Minister of State for Railways Raosaheb Danve said, “If the demand for train travel increases, we will provide more special trains.”

In Sahyadri-Konkan corridor, tigers largely found in forested regions closer to Karnataka, Goa: Survey

August 12, 2021 1:02 am

The linear and montane forest landscape along the northern Western Ghats connects the Sahyadri Tiger Reserve (STR) in the state to the Kali Tiger Reserve (KTR) in Karnataka.

Have sanctioned Rs 100 crore for road repairs in Konkan, western Maharashtra, says Gadkari

August 06, 2021 12:55 am

The amount includes Rs 52 crore for temporary restoration and Rs 48 crore for permanent restoration.

IMD downgrades alert: Heavy showers at isolated places in Konkan, west Maharashtra till August 1

July 29, 2021 9:03 am

This comes as a major relief for the state that is slowly recovering from the devastating landslides and floods caused by heavy rains last week.

Heavy rainfall at Konkan, western Maharashtra from Friday, IMD warns

July 28, 2021 7:44 am

Rainfall is likely to increase in Mumbai, with a yellow alert being issued for the city, Thane and Palghar on Friday and Saturday.

Heavy rain at Konkan’s coastal towns; several areas flooded, Mumbai spared

July 23, 2021 3:52 am

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) had issued a red warning for Ratnagiri, Raigad, Pune, Kolhapur and Satara districts on Thursday, predicting extremely heavy rain.

Maharashtra Lok Sabha elections: Konkan region Sena, BJP retain five, lose one stronghold to NCP

May 24, 2019 2:45 pm

Maharashtra Lok Sabha elections:: The Konkan region consists of five districts and has six Lok Sabha constituencies — Thane, Kalyan, Bhiwandi, Palghar, Raigad and Ratnagiri-Sindhudurg. While the Sena contested five seats, the BJP contested one.