Heavy Rain
West Bengal  /  Published 18.09.20

Farmers: loss of Rs 138cr

A report by the agriculture department has revealed that heavy rainfall that lashed 226 mouzas spread across three subdivisions in West Midnapore over a period of 10 days in August caused irreparable ...
By Anshuman Phadikar in Ghatal

Calcutta  /  Published 28.05.20

Overnight downpour, gusty wind hamper Amphan relief work

An overnight downpour, coupled with gusty winds, claimed at least two lives and dealt a fresh blow to the city and other south Bengal districts on Thursday, a week after cyclone Amphan battered the st...
By PTI in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 02.07.19

Flight lands and skids at Calcutta airport

A SpiceJet flight carrying 160 passengers veered off the centre line and smashed runway edge lights at Calcutta airport before the pilot managed to steer the aircraft back to path amidst heavy showers...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

India  /  Published 27.09.19

Canal wall collapses in Hyderabad, 200 houses flooded

About 200 houses in Hyderabad's M.S. Maktha area were inundated in the wee hours of Friday after a protective wall of a canal connected to the Hussain Sagar Lake partially collapsed due to heavy rains...
By PTI in Hyderabad

India  /  Published 26.09.19

At least 12 killed in Pune rain; 10,500 rescued

At least 17 people were killed in various incidents of flooding and wall collapse after heavy rains battered Maharashtra's Pune district, officials said on Thursday.Nearly 16,000 people, including som...
By PTI in Pune

Jharkhand  /  Published 28.09.19

Rain sinks smart city

Heavy rain for over 24 hours since Friday has thrown life in the capital out of gear, with knee-deep water on many roads and erratic power supply belying smart city claims. Ranchi received 40.2mm of r...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 02.10.19

Bihar rain: Death toll rises to 42

At least 42 people have died in rain-related incidents in Bihar following a torrential spell that took place between September 27 and 30, authorities said.The state continued to trudge towards normalc...
By PTI in Patna

North East  /  Published 24.07.19

Assam braces for flood rerun

The flood scenario in several lower Assam districts worsened on Wednesday following heavy overnight rainfall. The meteorological department has sounded an alert for heavy rain over the next five days....
By Rokibuz Zaman in Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 06.07.19

66 per cent rain deficit, Met rules out heavy rain

The city has received more than 33mm of rain in the first five days of July but the seasonal monsoon deficit for the city stands at 66 per cent, according to the Met office.The deficit is mainly becau...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

India  /  Published 02.12.19

Tamil Nadu rain: 17 dead as wall collapses

In a major rain-related incident in Tamil Nadu, at least 17 people, including 10 women and two children, were killed in their sleep when a wall collapsed on a row of houses in a village near Coimbator...
By PTI in Coimbatore


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