West Bengal  /  Published 17.09.20

Farmers: loss of Rs 138cr

A report by the agriculture department has revealed that heavy rainfall that lashed 226 mouzas spread across three subdivisions in West Midnapore over a period of 10 days in August caused irreparable ...
By Anshuman Phadikar in Ghatal

North East  /  Published 27.05.20

Storm, heavy rain in Tripura

A thunderstorm lashed Tripura on Wednesday morning. The storm hit the capital of the city and other parts of the state followed by a heavy shower.The storm damaged several houses, roadside hoardings, ...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty in Agartala

West Bengal  /  Published 16.08.19

Bolt strikes Victoria Memorial, kills visitor

A Dum Dum resident died of suspected electrocution after lightning struck the south gate of Victoria Memorial where he had gone to celebrate his wife’s birthday on Friday afternoon. The couple’s d...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 10.07.19

Rain cloud on tea, tourists

Incessant rain in north Bengal has cast a cloud on tea production, halted toy train services and sparked accidents on slippery roads in which two tourists from Rajasthan are missing after their SUV fe...
By TT Bureau in Siliguri

India  /  Published 03.07.19

Non-stop rain shuts down Mumbai

By The Telegraph in Mumbai

Jharkhand  /  Published 15.03.20

March downpour kills, paralyses life

The whiplash of unseasonal heavy rain caused a 25-year-old bridge in Chatra, already weakened by a glut of heavy vehicles, to cave in on Saturday.One of the pillars of Geruwa bridge, around 30km from ...
By Vishvendu Jaipuriar in Hazaribagh

West Bengal  /  Published 09.10.19

Rain lashes city after sparing Puja

The rain that spared Calcutta during Puja lashed the city a day after.After four days of high humidity and discomfort but very little rain, the sky opened up on Wednesday (Ekadashi). The sky was overc...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

India  /  Published 29.09.19

Incessant rain batters Bihar, 13 dead

At least 13 persons have died following heavy rain in Patna, Bhagalpur and Kaimur districts of Bihar. The three districts are among over a dozen in the state that have been lashed by incessant rain fo...
By PTI in Patna

West Bengal  /  Published 07.11.18

Rain spoiler for Kali Puja in East Midnapore

A sudden two-hour shower damaged over 50 Kali Puja pandals, some severely, in East Midnapore’s Tamluk town on Wednesday morning. Nearly 500 Kali Pujas are held every year across the 50sqkm town. The...
By Anshuman Phadikar in

India  /  Published 27.09.19

Canal wall collapses in Hyderabad, 200 houses flooded

About 200 houses in Hyderabad's M.S. Maktha area were inundated in the wee hours of Friday after a protective wall of a canal connected to the Hussain Sagar Lake partially collapsed due to heavy rains...
By PTI in Hyderabad


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