News  /  Published 07.12.21

Roads in Kolkata flooded after overnight rain

According to an official of Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation, the 2.5sqkm area that includes Chinar Park and Haldirams resembles a saucer.  “Water from adjoining areas accumulates here. W...
By Snehal Sengupta, Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 07.12.21

Dec rain jolt to potato

Heavy rainfall triggered by Cyclone Jawad lashed south Bengal since Saturday, leaving a trail of damage to potatoes, vegetables and paddy. The state government asked officials to assess the loss even...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty and Anshuman Phadikar in Bolpur/Tamluk

News  /  Published 06.12.21

Kolkata braves out low pressure & overnight rain, manages to stay afloat

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By My Kolkata Web Desk in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 05.12.21

Jawad: Rain lashes Calcutta

The West Bengal government stopped ferry services on the Hooghly River and urged tourists not to visit seaside resorts, as rain lashed Calcutta and other southern parts of the state on Sunday with cyc...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

News  /  Published 05.12.21

Cyclone Jawad weakens but heavy rain alert stays

Cyclone Jawad started losing steam from Saturday morning, when it was tipped to intensify, and turned into a deep depression by the evening, the Met office said. The system is unlikely to enter land ...
By Debraj Mitra


Jharkhand  /  Published 04.12.21

Cyclone Jawad leads to showers

Several parts of Jharkhand experienced unseasonal rains on Saturday due to the impact of cyclone Jawad, originating from the Bay of Bengal. The storm, Jawad moved northwards at&nb...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

News  /  Published 04.12.21

Rain alert for three days: Cyclone Jawad set to head towards Bengal after landfall

“It is likely to move northwestwards and reach west-central Bay of Bengal off north Andhra Pradesh-south Odisha coasts by the 4th December morning. It is likely to recurve north-northeastwards a...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

News  /  Published 03.12.21

Cyclone Jawad may bring ‘very heavy rain’ to Kolkata, Bengal coast on Sunday

On Saturday, “heavy to very heavy” rain is expected in Purba Medinipur, Paschim Medinipur, North and South 24-Parganas, Jhargram and Howrah are likely to get “heavy” rain. ...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

India  /  Published 28.11.21

Chennai: School, colleges closed

Amid continuing monsoon rains, residents of Chennai and suburbs are grappling with inundation, with many roads and subways being closed for traffic, while surplus water continued to be released from r...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Chennai

Jharkhand  /  Published 27.11.21

Rain forecast in first week of December

Weathermen on Saturday hinted at formation of a  low pressure area over the south Andaman Sea around November 29 which may intensify into a cyclone over  the Bay of Bengal. Offici...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur


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