Bay Of Bengal
Jharkhand  /  Published 21.09.20

Monsoon sees revival across state

A low-pressure area which originated from the Bay of Bengal and moved northwest, led to widespread rain over Jharkhand in the past 24 hours as forecast and helped revive the monsoon over the state. &...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 21.09.20

Mamata Banerjee defers Siliguri visit

Mamata Banerjee has postponed her north Bengal tour scheduled from September 21 to 24 because of heavy rainfall predicted across the state in next few days following a deep depression in the Bay of Be...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 24.08.20

Rain and flooding alert from today

Rainfall in Calcutta and surrounding areas is likely to increase from Monday because of a low-pressure area that is set to form over the north Bay of Bengal by Monday, Met officials said on Sunday. U...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 19.08.20

Bay belt triggers ‘widespread rain’ alert

The Calcutta Municipal Corporation will grant a trade licence to applicants within 24 hours if all documents are in order, a CMC official said on Tuesday. Officials will conduct inspections later and ...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 07.08.20

Tides flood Digha, 1,000 evacuated

High tides triggered by a low-pressure formation over the Bay of Bengal since Wednesday night, coupled with full moon, triggered inundation of some parts of the Digha-Mandarmani coastal zone and force...
By Anshuman Phadikar in Digha

Calcutta  /  Published 04.08.20

Rain alert after hot and humid days

After a lingering spell of heat and humidity, the city is tipped to get heavy rain on Tuesday. A low-pressure area is expected to form over the north Bay of Bengal on Tuesday, the Met office has said...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 11.10.19

What Greta's Nobel nomination really means

Sir — Greta Thunberg had been tipped to win the Nobel Peace Prize. As much as I appreciate Thunberg’s efforts and laud her courage, I am forced to borrow her words in this scenario: “This is all...
By The Telegraph in

West Bengal  /  Published 24.08.19

Rainy Sunday in Calcutta on Met radar

A low-pressure belt over coastal Odisha is tipped to keep Sunday wet for Calcutta. The sky will remain overcast till Tuesday and light to moderate rain is expected over the next two days, the Met offi...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 18.05.20

Cyclone Amphan to bring relief from swelter

Several districts of Jharkhand are experiencing muggy weather owing to high humidity caused by moisture incursion into the atmosphere, but some relief is on the way.The sweltering heat has upped the d...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

Calcutta  /  Published 01.05.20

Wet spell forecast

The city received a sharp spell of rain on Friday and the weather department said the next 72 hours are likely to see more than one similar spell. A low-pressure area over south Andaman Sea gave filli...
By Debraj Mitra in Alipore


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