Indian Meteorological Department
India  /  Published 11.06.21

Monsoon hits Odisha, imminent flood threat

The southwest monsoon has finally hit Odisha with several districts such as Malkangiri, Koraput, Nabarangpur. Kalahandi, Naygarh, Khurda and Puri witnessing moderate to heavy rainfall on Thursday. He...
By Our Correspondent in Bhubaneswar

Calcutta  /  Published 05.06.21

Monsoon: date with city set

A low-pressure area over the Bay of Bengal is tipped to propel the monsoon into Calcutta around June 11, the Met office said on Friday. “A low-pressure area is likely to form over north Bay of ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

India  /  Published 04.06.21

Monsoon arrives in Kerala, officially

The southwest monsoon made an onset over Kerala on Thursday after a delay of two days, marking the commencement of the four-month rainy season in the country, the India Meteorological Department (IMD)...
By PTI in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 28.05.21

Hard rain hits Calcutta day after Cyclone Yaas

By Debraj Mitra, Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 27.05.21

Lessons learnt from the storm

The city may have escaped the brunt of Cyclone Yaas but the preparations made by various agencies fearing widespread damage can serve as a template for future storms. The Telegraph spoke to experts f...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta


West Bengal  /  Published 25.05.21

Yaas: landfall Wednesday noon, fingers crossed

By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 24.05.21

Hub with link to weather base

According to sources, Upanna used to house the chief minister’s grievance redressal cell and it would be shifted temporarily to make space for the control room. A senior government official sai...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 23.05.21

Yaas most likely to ‘target’ Bengal

By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

India  /  Published 19.05.21

Tauktae: 7 dead, 40,000 trees uprooted

By PTI, Reuters in Ahmedabad

Calcutta  /  Published 10.05.21

Pleasant turn to sweaty Sunday

A hot and sweaty morning in the city was followed by thundershowers in the afternoon on Sunday. Dark clouds started gathering from 2pm. The showers started around an hour later, preceded by gusts of ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta


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