West Bengal  /  Published 10.11.19

Showers trigger dengue fear

The rain over the past two days has created conditions ideal for mosquitoes to breed and triggered fears of a renewed spurt of dengue.“We have asked our field-level vector control workers to visit e...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 24.10.19

Woes for cracker sellers in Ranchi

Constant rain in the capital over the past 24 hours has dampened the spirits of firecracker sellers with their business badly affected.Around 130 shopkeepers who got temporary licences from the distri...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 07.06.20

Nor’wester drenches state

The season's eleventh Nor'wester and this month's second, hit Jamshedpur and several other places resulting in widespread lightning and thundershowers.Two storms originated from the Chhotanagpur plate...
By Pinaki Majumdar in

West Bengal  /  Published 18.08.19

Wait for dry run in Calcutta: skies clear up, not roads

Waterlogged expanses, pedestrians wading through knee-deep or waist-high water and vehicles stuttering and sputtering were common sights in the city on Sunday even as the sky started clearing up.The c...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 20.04.20

Rain hits vegetable supply in Assam

Farmers in Assam are struggling to supply vegetables to people in their respective districts amid the nationwide lockdown as unseasonal bad weather is damaging their crops. Many districts in the state...
By Manoj Kumar Ojha in Doomdooma

West Bengal  /  Published 03.08.19

Digha rough weather alert

A low-pressure area over the Bay of Bengal has shut Digha’s beaches for tourists and fishermen for two days since Friday night.Officials at the Digha Development Authority said weather officials had...
By Anshuman Phadikar in Digha

Jharkhand  /  Published 04.03.20

Jharkhand weather report: Brace for heavy rain on Friday

Several parts of the state, especially those in the southern and central regions, are expected to witness heavy rainfall (over 64.5mm) on Friday because of the impact of a western disturbance and a cy...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

Calcutta  /  Published 28.04.20

Looming clouds

The city received multiple spells of rain, including a sharp spell, during the day. The end of April is likely to be wetter, the Met office said. Dhapa and adjacent areas off the EM Bypass were the we...
By The Telegraph in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 08.10.19

Rain fails to dampen festive spirit on Dashami

A steady stream of people headed towards different Durga Puja pandals in the city on Dashami. Even the sporadic evening showers in parts of the city could not dampen the sprit of many revellers across...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 05.10.19

More Durga Puja showers on Met radar

The rain god played spoilsport in the city’s annual date with goddess Durga.A dry and sunny Sashthi had raised hopes that the Met forecast of a wet Puja would go wrong but dark clouds appeared in th...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta


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