Calcutta  /  Published 21.08.20

Rain alert sparks flooding scare

Steady rain since Wednesday afternoon and the forecast for more showers over the next five days have triggered fears of waterlogging in the city. Calcutta has remained drenched since Wednesday under ...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

India  /  Published 19.08.20

IMD: Rain forecast for east, central India

Parts of central and east India are likely to receive heavy rainfall over the next five days, the India Meteorological Department said on Wednesday. According to the National Weather Forecasting Cent...
By PTI in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 19.08.20

IMD issues downpour alert across state

After two days of sultry weather, there seems to be some respite in sight with weathermen pointing to heavy showers in the next 48 hours. On Wednesday afternoon, IMD’s Ranchi and Patna Met cent...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

Calcutta  /  Published 06.08.20

Heavy rain eludes city but weather improves

Monday, above 37 degrees. Tuesday and Wednesday, 29.5 degrees. Heavy rain eluded the city but the sweaty conditions have been replaced by pleasant weather since the overcast conditions set in on Tues...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 04.08.20

Rain alert after hot and humid days

After a lingering spell of heat and humidity, the city is tipped to get heavy rain on Tuesday. A low-pressure area is expected to form over the north Bay of Bengal on Tuesday, the Met office has said...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta


Jharkhand  /  Published 01.08.20

July rainfall ends on deficit note

Rainfall in July was not enough to make up for the deficit that stood at 13 per cent during the end of the second monsoon month, which witnessed an average of 12 rain days. Met statistics indicated t...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 21.07.20

Floods hit Malda, Jalpaiguri

Heavy monsoon rain in north Bengal made many rivers and streams swell and flood a number of areas. In Malda district, some 300 families were shifted to safer places from the banks of the Mahananda as...
By Our Bureau in Siliguri

Jharkhand  /  Published 16.07.20

July rain below normal

It may have poured in several northern districts of Jharkhand in July but IMD data revealed that rainfall was below normal in Kolhan and several other regions of southern Jharkhand. Met sta...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 13.07.20

Storm alert in Santhal Pargana

The Met office has forecast severe thunderstorms accompanied by lightning in several northern districts of Jharkhand, including Godda, Sahebganj, Pakur and Dumka, in the next 24 hours and has adv...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 05.07.20

Palamau tops monsoon chart so far

This monsoon, the rain God seems to have been extra generous on Palamau that has already notched surplus showers of 103 per cent, a record in last 10 years. Against a normal of 165.8 mm, Palamau...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur


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