rain News

Bangalore News 24 Oct Highlights: Rains likely to intensify in Karnataka today, D K Shivakumar gets bail in money laundering case

Catch the latest news in Karnataka and Bengaluru as we bring you live updates on rain in Karnataka and Bengaluru.

Maharashtra: 17 districts still rain-deficit

While Marathwada’s eight districts together comprise the largest region still recording less rain than the average for this time of the year, it is Solapur in western Maharashtra with the largest monsoon deficit of 47 per cent.


Karnataka floods: 24 killed, 2,00,000 evacuated; power, bus services disrupted

As many as 874 villages in 68 taluks were affected as most rivers continued to flow above the danger mark, forcing authorities to evacuate 2.07 lakh people as on Friday evening.

Karnataka: At least 9 dead, around 44,000 evacuated as flood, torrential rains hit state

Nine people were killed till Thursday due to the rain and flood in many parts of the state. As many as 237 villages in 32 taluks were affected as most rivers continued to flow above the danger mark.  

North Karnataka floods: Heavy rain affects bus and train services from Bengaluru

According to reports, the outflow from the reservoirs of the Krishna basin caused the inundation of several villages and farmlands.

Planning a weekend trip to Coorg? Stay away as heavy rain and landslides reported

Last year Kodagu district was devastated by flood and landslides during the rainy season. As per the predictions by the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) on heavy rain in the district, an orange alert has been declared in Kodagu on August 6 and red alert from August 7 to 10.


Explained: What led to heavy rains and what is in store for Maharashtra

With heavy rains being reported since mid-week, the overall seasonal rainfall has improved and the state’s rainfall deficiency has now been reduced to 3 per cent below normal from 9 per cent that was reported earlier this week.

Maharashtra: Rains, stranded trains keep NDRF personnel busy

NDRF personnel were called in after five trains were stuck in rainwater near Mumbai but the water receded and the trains resumed their journeys before the teams reached the spot.

Weather Forecast Today HIGHLIGHTS: Rain likely in HP, Uttarakhand over next 2-3 days

Weather forecast Today India HIGHLIGHTS: Rain is also likely in Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir and northern parts of Haryana and Chandigarh, Punjab between July 14-16.

Maharashtra: Eight killed in rain-related incidents

While three persons died in Mumbai, in Palghar, an eight-year-old boy died after being struck by lightning and two farm labourers were killed in Akola.

rain Photos

Pitter-patter rain drops: 8 things that we love about monsoons

Monsoons leave a wisp of magical ensnare with rain drops! Take a look at these things that make for a perfect rainy day.

Dark heavy clouds hover over Mumbai ahead of monsoon

Dark rain clouds cover the sky over Mumbai.


rain Videos

Kerala Police on rescue operation at Waynad

Kerala Police adventurous journey to the relief camp.


Natural calamities killed over a thousand people just between 1 April and 20 June: News in Numbers

Dust storms, floods and thunderstorms along with lightning have killed over one dozen people every single day this year. This kind of weather, particularly across north and east India, has put Uttar Pradesh on top of the list of such deaths.

Monsoon Hits Kerala: The Rains Are Here

The Indian Meteorological Department has announced that the monsoon has officially arrived in Kerala. The state has been experiencing showers for the past couple of days. Here are the shades of the first monsoon showers! The Indian Express Videos: One stop for all videos related to mobile launches, gadgets reviews, technology, Entertainment and Bollywood including […]

Respite from heat as rain lashes Delhi, NCR

Heavy rain accompanied by a squall lashed the national capital and adjoining suburbs of Noida, Ghaziabad and Gurgaon on Saturday, bringing relief to people from the intense heat of the past many days but also affecting road traffic and flight movement.