West Bengal  /  Published 25.02.20

Celsius drops with rain

Just when February was beginning to give summer vibes in Calcutta, a cyclonic circulation has led to overcast conditions, mild showers and a drop in temperature.Tuesday’s maximum temperature was 22....
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 14.02.20

Winter’s last bite is still on the cards

A fresh western disturbance passing through northern parts of the country will impact the state’s weather resulting in light rain in isolated places over central and southern Jharkhand covering stee...
By Our Special Correspondent in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 30.01.20

Winter to linger longer

The Ranchi Meteorological Centre has predicted an extended winter in Jharkhand. Normally, the season of chill lasts till the second week of February. But this year, two back-to-back western disturban...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

North East  /  Published 21.05.20

Rains & gusty Amphan warning for Assam

Assam has witnessed incessant drizzles since Tuesday night because of Super Cyclone Amphan which made its landfall in neighbouring Bengal before 3pm.The city recorded 17mm rainfall between 8.30am and ...
By Rokibuz Zaman in Guwahati

India  /  Published 20.05.20

In predicted path and unswerving

Around 3.30am on Wednesday, a top Odisha official phoned Mrutyunjaya Mohapatra at the India Meteorological Department, expressing worry that a foreign agency had predicted Cyclone Amphan would make la...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi


India  /  Published 19.05.20

Amphan makes landfall

Cyclone Amphan, one of the worst storms over the Bay of Bengal in years, started making landfall around 2.30pm on Wednesday, bringing with blinding rain and gusty winds.'The landfall process began at ...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 26.02.19

Hung out to dry: fair and brand-new clothes

Row after row of clothes lines were set up and clothes, curtains, shawls and dress materials were hung out to dry at the Central Park fairground as the sun came out on Monday afternoon. They were all ...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake

West Bengal  /  Published 25.02.19

Squall bares lapses in tree care in Calcutta

A squall that clocked barely 58kmph at its fiercest felled as many as 17 trees across Calcutta and Salt Lake early on Monday.The heavy toll on the fast fading green population of the city again highli...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 19.05.19

Brace for Loo, another heat wave

It was a scorching Sunday across Jharkhand with most districts recording day temperatures of 40°C and above, prompting the Met office to issue a heat wave and loo alert in certain pockets of the stat...
By Our Special Correspondent in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 03.03.20

Return of rain & thunder

Several places across the state including Ranchi and Jamshedpur witnessed thunderstorms , lightning and rain on Tuesday due to the impact of a cyclonic circulation triggered by a western disturbance p...
By Our Special Correspondent in Jamshedpur


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