Jharkhand  /  Published 07.08.20

Cave-in at new Assembly building

Seven months ago on December 4, a major fire had gutted the newly-inaugurated assembly building, just two months after its grand launch by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the run up to the 2019 Assemb...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 06.08.20

Bridge of hope over rainfed river

  Tired of waiting for the government to ease their lives for four long decades, villagers of Hardiya under Dharampur panchayat of Tatijharia block in Hazaribagh have constructed a 'jugaad&#...
By Vishvendu Jaipuriar in Hazaribagh

Jharkhand  /  Published 05.08.20

Heavy rain forecast

A well-marked low-pressure area over north-west Bay of Bengal coupled with an associated cyclonic circulation will result in heavy rain at isolated places over southern and western Jharkhand during th...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

Calcutta  /  Published 31.07.20

Marginal rain deficit in July in the city

July ended with a marginal rain deficit — around 10 per cent — in the city.  In July, usually the rainiest month, the city received 350mm of rain compared with the usual quota of aro...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 26.07.20

Met office forecasts heavy rain

Several parts of the state, especially the north-eastern, southern and central regions, are expected to experience heavy rainfall from July 28 due to the impact of a cyclonic circulation and low-press...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 24.07.20

Active monsoon triggers shower show

An active monsoon triggered moderate to heavy showers in several parts of Jharkhand during the past 24 hours. Met statistics revealed that several places in southern and northern Jharkhand exper...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 22.07.20

Rain back with a bang for 3 days

India Meteorological Department (IMD) declared on Wednesday that the monsoon had become active over Jharkhand which result in heavy rain in a few isolated pockets during the next 72 hours. "The ...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

Calcutta  /  Published 22.07.20

Calcutta sees less rain in rainiest month

July, usually the rainiest monsoon month, has so far registered a deficit in Calcutta. Between July 1 and 20, the city received 192mm of rain compared to the usual quota of 240.8mm in the same period...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 21.07.20

Floods hit Malda, Jalpaiguri

Heavy monsoon rain in north Bengal made many rivers and streams swell and flood a number of areas. In Malda district, some 300 families were shifted to safer places from the banks of the Mahananda as...
By Our Bureau in Siliguri

Jharkhand  /  Published 19.07.20

Monsoon becomes weak over Jharkhand

South West monsoon has become weak over Jharkhand as the trough has shifted north  towards the foothills of Himalaya , said weatherman on Sunday. Only two IMD observatories recorded rainfall dur...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur


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