West Bengal  /  Published 06.08.19

Heavy rain on Met radar

The city is likely to experience the first heavy rain of this monsoon, over the next few days, because of a depression over the Bay of Bengal.The system, over 230km from Calcutta on Tuesday, is expect...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

India  /  Published 04.08.19

Dam water floods Nashik

Heavy rain and release of water from the Gangapur dam into the Godavari river caused a flood-like situation in some areas of Maharashtra’s Nashik district on Sunday.Collector Suraj Mandhare declared...
By PTI in Nashik

West Bengal  /  Published 27.07.19

Clouds stay on, rain gives brief appearance in Calcutta

Clouds hovered over the city for most of Saturday and intermittent rain kept the Celsius under check.The rain was not sharp but made the weather pleasant. The Met office said the next few days would r...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 19.07.19

Assam floods claim 11 more lives, toll 48

The toll in the Assam floods has reached 48 with reports of 11 more people dying on Friday in three districts.Five persons died in Dhubri district and three each in Barpeta and Morigaon.Floodwaters re...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 14.07.19

Flood situation grim across Northeast

Over 10,000 people have been affected as heavy rainfall for the past 48 hours hit all the eight Tripura districts.An official of the State Emergency Operations Centre said on Sunday that 3,400 people ...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty in Agartala

North East  /  Published 11.07.19

Rain hits life in Arunachal

Incessant rain over the last four days has affected normal life here. Roads are blocked by uprooted trees and landslides in the mountainous region of Arunachal Pradesh. The floods have impacted water ...
By Maksam Tayeng in Pasighat

North East  /  Published 08.07.19

Jorhat villages reel under flood impact

Nearly 10 villages and 1,417 persons were affected by the rising waters of the Bhogdoi in western Jorhat on Sunday night.The villages — Malowkhat, Malowpam, Randhaneejan, Terimeri, Roumari, Balikhut...
By Devajit Baruah in Jorhat

Jharkhand  /  Published 08.07.19

Even RMC is fed up with dug-up spots

Traffic snarls and people falling into dug-up stretches of roads — welcome to monsoon in the state capital.The situation has become so bad that senior officials of Ranchi Municipal Corporation (RMC)...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 28.06.19

Mumbai drowns in rain — and Twitter jokes

Mumbai is under water, again. Heavy rainfall led to flooding in many parts of the megacity and caused inconvenience for commuters. Traffic congestion was reported in some areas, including Dharavi and ...
By The Telegraph in

West Bengal  /  Published 21.06.19

Monsoon set to hit Calcutta today, says Met

A low-pressure area over northeast Bay of Bengal is set to propel the monsoon into Calcutta and other parts of south Bengal on Friday.The usual date of the monsoon’s arrival in the city is June 8....
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta


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