Jharkhand  /  Published 30.09.20

Monsoon ends with 14% deficit in Jharkhand

The monsoon in Jharkhand ended in a deficit on Wednesday, but residents are happy that the state fared better than last year.  Wednesday’s Met data showed Jharkhand’s rainfall to be ...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 18.09.20

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

Calcutta  /  Published 28.05.20

Overnight downpour, gusty wind hamper Amphan relief work

An overnight downpour, coupled with gusty winds, claimed at least two lives and dealt a fresh blow to the city and other south Bengal districts on Thursday, a week after cyclone Amphan battered the st...
By PTI in Calcutta

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 22.01.19

Overnight rains lash Delhi, forecast for more

Heavy rains lashed the national capital on Tuesday morning as the minimum temperature settled at five notches above normal. Fifteen trains were delayed by two hours on average. Among these were the Ho...
By PTI in New Delhi


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