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Monsoon covers Maharashtra, heavy rains over Konkan and Vidarbha till June 13

June 11, 2021 8:02 am

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) announced that the monsoon had advanced to the rest parts of Maharashtra, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, some parts of Madhya Pradesh and southern Odisha on Thursday.

Rainfall, humidity and minimum temperatures over Pune linked to dengue and malaria cases: Study

June 08, 2021 7:36 am

Pune receives its maximum rainfall quota during July and August. From about 180 cases reported in 2010, Pune's dengue cases in October reached close to 600 in 2017.

Light rain, thundershowers likely in Mumbai for 2 days: IMD

May 31, 2021 11:38 pm

A partly-cloudy sky was seen on Monday. Light rain will continue throughout the week, the forecast added.

Some dos and don'ts to follow if you want your plants to last the monsoon months

July 30, 2020 2:10 pm

Caring for plants becomes a task in monsoon. One of the reasons is water accumulation on the pots because of the rains

A game of chance

August 19, 2019 2:13 am

Monsoon’s increasing unpredictability calls for greater efficiency in rainwater storage and use.

Rain batters Northern India, Punjab put on alert

August 18, 2019 4:30 am

With water levels receding, 28 villages in Sangli district that were cut off due to the floods are now reachable by road, officials said. In neighbouring Kolhapur, one of the worst-hit districts, three of 18 villages that were cut off, are still inaccessible.

Punjab monsoon: Panchkula gets 49 mm rainfall in two hours

July 24, 2018 3:01 am

The night temperature during the Sunday night was 27.9 degrees Celsius, which is 4 degrees Celsius above the normal. The day temperature on Tuesday has been predicted to remain around 35 degrees Celsius.

UP, Bihar worst hit, deficit of rain in 40% districts: Met Dept

July 22, 2018 1:56 am

According to the Meteorological department’s data, most districts across the five southern states — Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telengana — have wittnessed a good monsoon run over the last one-and-a-half month.

Torrential rain hits coastal Saurashtra, scores of villages flooded

July 16, 2018 8:49 pm

In Una taluka, Kaneri, Kanakiya and Sanvav villages were surrounded in flash flood and were cut of from rest o the state temporarily. However, district authorities established contact with them later on and moved some people to safer places.

Kerala drowns in heavy monsoon shower, IMD says more rain to come

July 16, 2018 3:04 pm

Close to 30,000 people are currently housed at 242 relief camps with food, water and medicines being provided to them round-the-clock. Over 8000 hectares of agricultural fields have been destroyed in the rain fury.