Jharkhand  /  Published 06.07.20

Hatia dam drying up in monsoon. Why?

Ranchi’s Hatia dam, a key water source for over two lakh residents of several  city areas, is drying up in the middle of the monsoon, officials have warned, the bizarre development promptin...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Calcutta  /  Published 05.07.20

Bay system boost for showers

The sky was overcast throughout Sunday and the city received uniform rain in the first half under the impact of a cyclonic circulation off the Andhra coast that led to the formation of a low-pressure ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Photos  /  Published 05.07.20

Not so magical monsoon

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By Agencies in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 01.07.20

Monsoon first month exceeds quota

Monsoon’s first month — June — ended with a 30 per cent surplus rain in the city, despite just a couple of days of heavy showers. The month recorded around 390mm of rain, compared w...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 30.06.20

Know how your car insurance will help

While the monsoon season brings us much-needed relief from the relentless heatwave, it also comes with its own set of challenges like floods and traffic jams that disrupt the normal city life. For exa...
By ABP Digital Brand Studio in

West Bengal  /  Published 28.06.20

Strategic link needs urgent repairs

Part of NH27, the approach road and bridge — of strategic importance in view of the Galwan Valley face-off — is in such bad shape that it takes four hours or more to cross 4km. The 4km st...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

Jharkhand  /  Published 14.06.20

Heavy rain forecast in Jharkhand

An active southwest monsoon resulted in rain at most places across Jharkhand during the last 24 hours.Moreover, weathermen on Sunday predicted more rain and extended the heavy rain forecast over Jhark...
By Pinaki Majumdar in

Jharkhand  /  Published 13.06.20

Monsoon is here, two days early

The wait has finally ended. The southwest monsoon entered Jharkhand on Saturday, two days earlier than schedule.As per the new dates worked out by IMD from this year, the normal monsoon arrival date f...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Ranchi

Calcutta  /  Published 13.06.20

Choked pits test rain readiness

The monsoon’s first rain on Friday led to waterlogging along the kerbs on several roads, triggering questions whether the accumulated debris inside the rainwater catch pits have been cleaned for a s...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 13.06.20

Monsoon arrives with a bang

The monsoon set foot in Calcutta on Friday, bringing formidable rain along with it, unlike the meek entries over the past few years.The strong monsoon currents were attributed to a low-pressure area o...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta


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