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Mumbai rains


Maharashtra floods, rain toll reaches 149, at least 100 still missing

July 26, 2021 2:22 pm

Maharashtra floods update: CM Uddhav Thackeray said that a relief package will be announced soon — and a separate force on the lines of the NDRF will be set up in vulnerable districts to ensure a quicker response during natural disasters.

Landslip warning issued for Mumbai's S ward, over 121 locals on alert

July 25, 2021 7:51 am

The notice, issued on Friday, said the area is prone to disasters like landslide and collapse of retention walls and houses.

Mumbai: Four of a family dead as ‘dilapidated’ 3-storey house collapses in Govandi

July 24, 2021 10:04 am

Mumbai rain news: On Friday, at least six persons were inside the house on plot number 3 when it came crashing down around 4.30 am, leaving two other adjacent structures damaged, local residents said.

Mumbai will not get Gokul milk Saturday due to floods in western Maharashtra, Konkan

July 24, 2021 10:39 am

Due to the floods, milk collection from dairy farmers in distant villages has come to a standstill for the last 48 hours. Besides, transportation has come to a halt due to the closure of state and national highways.

Mumbai Rains highlights: Uddhav Thackeray takes stock of floods in Ratnagiri, Raigad; Centre assures all possible help

July 23, 2021 3:53 pm

Mumbai Rains: Mumbai has received 1993.9 mm of rainfall, which is 90 per cent of the average rainfall (2,205 mm) on Wednesday. The city usually receives rainfall of this amount during the monsoon every year.

Mumbai wakes up to a drier day, no respite for Thane, Navi Mumbai & Kalyan-Dombivali

July 21, 2021 8:28 am

By Monday afternoon, the India Meteorological Department downgraded its alert to yellow with a forecast of heavy rain at isolated places. Thane and Palghar have been put on orange alert with a forecast of heavy to very heavy rain at isolated places.

116 tourists rescued from Kharghar Hills after heavy rain leaves them stranded

July 19, 2021 1:34 pm

According to the police, entry to the Kharghar Hills and Pandavkada waterfall in Panvel area has been restricted owing to accidents during monsoon in the past.

Several areas of Thane, Palghar flooded, one feared drowned

July 18, 2021 4:09 pm

Four incidents of wall collapse, one case of tree uprooting and waterlogging at 18 locations were reported in Thane in the last 24 hours.

Mumbai Rains Highlights: IMD issues orange alert, heavy rainfall in suburbs

July 22, 2021 9:40 am

Mumbai Rains Highlights: If the rain continues for the rest of the month in Mumbai, the city could record its wettest July ever.

Caught by surprise, Mumbai wakes up to season’s heaviest rainfall

July 17, 2021 2:35 pm

Traffic was affected and over 85 buses were forced to either cancel or divert routes, including in Andheri, Chembur, Sion and Wadala in the morning.


Rain batters Mumbai: 22 dead, train services hit

July 18, 2021 4:48 pm

The downpour has caused heavy flooding in low-lying areas of Chunabhatti, Sion, Dadar, and Gandhi Market, Chembur and Kurla LBS Road.

Shehnaaz Gill, Varun Dhawan, Raveena Tandon welcome Mumbai rains

June 11, 2021 1:27 pm

See the latest photos shared by Shehnaaz Gill, Raveena Tandon, Varun Dhawan, and Gauahar Khan among others as they enjoy the rainy season.

Heavy showers drench Mumbai, break a few decades-old records

September 23, 2020 2:06 pm

Mumbai received one of the highest showers in the last 24 hours of this monsoon season and more rainfall is likely in the city and suburbs on Wednesday, MeT officials said.

Heavy rains, strong winds batter Mumbai

August 05, 2020 9:20 pm

Incessant heavy rains accompanied by strong winds battered Mumbai and neighbouring Thane and Palghar districts of Maharashtra on Wednesday, disrupting suburban train and bus services and throwing normal life out of gear.

Heavy downpour continues in Mumbai, throws normal life, traffic out of gear

August 04, 2020 9:15 pm

Mumbai, Thane and Raigad districts are expected to receive showers for the next 48 hours and people have been advised to stay indoors unless there is an emergency.

IMD issues red alert for Mumbai as downpour continues; waterlogging in several areas

July 16, 2020 11:59 am

"Heavy to very heavy" rainfall is likely in Konkan Maharashtra, including Mumbai and neighbouring Thane district, on Wednesday, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has said.

As heavy rains lash Mumbai, commuters carry on unhindered

September 10, 2019 7:45 am

The rains did not pose to be a major impediment for the Mumbaikars as the commuters carried on throughout the day with its daily humdrum.

Mumbai receives heavy rain, IMD issues red alert

September 04, 2019 3:15 pm

Mumbai Rains, Weather Forecast Today: The India Meteorological Department has issued a warning of heavy rainfall for Wednesday, as a result of which schools have been asked to remain shut.

Mumbai marooned as heavy rains lash city

July 29, 2019 7:28 am

Mumbai rains photos: The NDRF deployed 8 boats to the rescue spot at Wangani where the train has been held up due to waterlogged railway tracks.

Monsoon revives with full force in Mumbai as Delhi reels under sultry weather

July 25, 2019 12:44 pm

The IMD said widespread rain or thundershowers will cover parts of Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, Delhi, and Uttar Pradesh from July 24 to 27.


Hear the Mumbai monsoon

June 22, 2020 6:21 pm

The rain makes us dance to its rhythm. It has a special place. Hear the different sounds of the Mumbai monsoon and experience it.

What Is So Unusual About The Excess Rains That Lashed Mumbai?

June 22, 2020 6:55 pm

Tuesday's rainfall in Mumbai is unexpected in the month of August. Once the rain stops what is required is a good drainage system for an exit. Unfortunately, in Mumbai also the drainage networks are not very good.