Indian Meteorological Department
Jharkhand  /  Published 23.02.22

Rainfall for 3 days on state's radar

IMD's Ranchi Meteorological Centre on Wednesday issued a forecast of rain for three days in Jharkhand from February 24. Weathermen said an induced cyclonic circulation over Mwestern Raj...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

News  /  Published 10.12.21

Rain in tail end of Cyclone Jawad beats December chill in Kolkata

Nine days into December, umbrellas and raincoats are spotted more often than woollens.  Thursday was dark, gloomy and rainy in Kolkata, not much different from Sunday and Monday, when the remnan...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

News  /  Published 03.12.21

Cyclone Jawad may bring ‘very heavy rain’ to Kolkata, Bengal coast on Sunday

On Saturday, “heavy to very heavy” rain is expected in Purba Medinipur, Paschim Medinipur, North and South 24-Parganas, Jhargram and Howrah are likely to get “heavy” rain. ...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

Opinion  /  Published 25.10.21

Kerala faces nature’s wrath due to human errors

‘God’s Own Country’ is certainly Kerala’s grandiose moniker coined by its vibrant tourism industry. The state’s picturesque landscape, salubrious climate, and relative im...
By M.G. Radhakrishnan

News  /  Published 24.10.21

Monsoon withdraws from Bengal

Monsoon has retreated from all of Bengal for this year, the Met office said on Saturday. “Southwest monsoon withdrew from entire Bengal on Saturday,” said a Met bulletin. The normal date...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta


Business  /  Published 19.10.21

Rains may disrupt coal supply

The prospect of torrential rains in some of the country’s major coal producing regions is threatening to extend the shortage of stocks at power plants. According to a Indian Meteorological Depa...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 19.10.21

Two nights on trees on tiger turf

Nine fishermen from Raidighi in South 24-Parganas spent two sleepless nights on trees inside the tiger reserve of the Sunderbans to protect themselves from tigers after their boat toppled in Bidyadhar...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 28.09.21

Bengal: IMD issues red alert

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) issued a red alert for very heavy rains in some districts of south Bengal for Tuesday and Wednesday as a low-pressure system has developed over the Bay of Ben...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta

News  /  Published 12.09.21

Shower forecast after fresh low pressure

A fresh low-pressure area over the Bay of Bengal is likely to bring more rain to south Bengal over the next couple of days. Calcutta is tipped to get a spell of heavy rain on Monday, when the system ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

India  /  Published 02.09.21

September hope to plug rain gap

India is likely to receive above normal rainfall this month that will make up for the current 9 per cent monsoon deficit accumulated over two months of lower than normal rainfall, the India Meteorolog...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi


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