Heavy Rain
News  /  Published 28.08.22

Traffic stalled after heavy downpour

The rain was attributed to the formation of local thunderclouds. “There was sufficient heating on Friday and Saturday. The heat and moisture combined to form thunderclouds,” said a Met off...
By Our Bureau in Kolkata

India  /  Published 24.08.22

Cloudburst hits Uttarakhand

Uttarakhand's Tehri district bore the brunt of another cloudburst on Wednesday as heavy rains led to the overflowing of Nelchami rivulet in Chirbatia village, inundating irrigated farm lands. How...
By PTI in New Tehri

India  /  Published 21.08.22

Rain & wind pound Jharkhand

In the 24 hours ending 2pm on Saturday, Chaibasa in West Singhbhum district recorded the highest rainfall of 191.6mm followed by 142.2mm in Ramgarh, 137.2mm in Jamshedpur, and 54.2mm in Ranchi. The w...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 20.08.22

HP weather: 6 killed, 13 feared dead

Six people were killed and 13 others were feared dead in separate incidents of flash flood and landslide triggered by heavy rains in Himachal Pradesh, officials said on Saturday. Twenty-two people, w...
By PTI in Shimla

India  /  Published 20.08.22

J&K: Mata Vaishno Devi yatra resumes after halt

The yatra to the famous Mata Vaishno Devi shrine atop Trikuta hills in Jammu and Kashmir's Reasi district resumed on Saturday morning after remaining temporarily suspended overnight following heav...
By PTI in Jammu


India  /  Published 17.08.22

Goa: 5 rescued from drowning

In separate incidents in Goa, five persons were rescued from drowning in a river and from the sea, a lifeguard agency appointed by the state government has said. Three persons were rescued in Palolem...
By PTI in Panaji

India  /  Published 17.08.22

Heavy rain causes flood levels to rise

Heavy rainfall has caused flood levels in rivers to rise across the country on Wednesday.  The Yamuna crossed the warning mark of 204.5 metres in Delhi again with Haryana releasing more water fr...
By PTI in New Delhi, Amravati

India  /  Published 16.08.22

Heavy rain in Mumbai

Mumbai witnessed heavy showers on Tuesday as the rain intensity increased in the city after a gap of a few days. The weather department has predicted occasional intense rain spells in the city in the...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 16.08.22

Odisha flood alert: 8 more reservoir gates closed

Odisha is bracing for a possible flood-like situation in several districts, with the water level of the Mahanadi river swiftly rising following heavy rain in the catchment areas over the last few days...
By PTI in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 16.08.22

Flood alarm rings in Odisha

A flood-like situation has emerged in Odisha following incessant rains in various parts of the state including the upper catchment area of the Mahanadi river in Chhattisgarh. Mahanadi has breached the...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar


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