Cheat Sheet | Reported by Monideepa Banerjie, Rohit Bhan and Harsha Kumari Singh, Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Tuesday August 4, 2015
Around 200 people have died and nearly one crore people have been affected in floods caused by heavy rain in West Bengal, Rajasthan, Gujarat, Manipur and Odisha. In Gujarat, 70 people have died since June, news agency Press Trust of India has reported. Large scale relief and rescue operations are underway in all the affected states.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 29, 2015
Incessant rains caused by a deep depression lashed northern and Kutch regions of Gujarat, causing death of 22 persons in various rain-related incidents and throwing life out gear, officials said in Ahmedabad on Tuesday.
India News | Reported by Heena Gambhir, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Thursday July 9, 2015
The price of pulses can only go north in the coming weeks. The top pulse producing regions have not received enough rain so far and will see the dry phase continuing for the next 10 days, the meteorological department has warned.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 27, 2015
Heavy rains, which caused a flood like situation in Gujarat's Saurashtra region, claimed lives of five Asiatic lions in the Amreli and Bhavnagar districts, forest officials said.
India News | Agencies | Monday June 1, 2015
North India is likely to get a respite from the torrid heat today - rain and summer storms are on the cards. But the monsoon, which was to reach Kerala yesterday, is likely to play truant for a few more days.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 1, 2015
The country today witnessed the rainiest day of this winter with almost all parts receiving showers, the weatherman said, attributing it to a series of weather conditions.
India News | Rohit Bhan | Wednesday July 30, 2014
Heavy rain lashed most parts of Gujarat in the last 24 hours disrupting normal life.
India News | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Sunday July 13, 2014
Having received only four per cent of the season's rainfall so far, it is a desperate situation for farmers in Gujarat.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 21, 2014
In a sudden change of weather, large parts of Gujarat were hit by rain, thunderstorm and strong winds this evening, taking people reeling under intense heat by surprise.
Surat News | Rohit Bhan | Tuesday October 8, 2013
Hundreds of garba enthusiasts in Gujarat are a disappointed lot with heavy rains in several parts of the state playing a spoilsport.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 26, 2013
Heavy rain over the last three days has led to flood-like situation in many parts of Gujarat. Rising water level in rivers and overflowing dams have forced evacuation of over 50,000 people from low-lying areas across the state.
Mumbai News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday August 2, 2013
Stormy weather accompanied by heavy to very heavy rain is likely to disrupt Mumbai, coastal Konkan region, northern parts of the state and surrounding areas in the next couple of days, the met office warned on Friday.
India News | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Monday July 1, 2013
Today's downward spiral began when Congress leader Manish Tewari tweeted that neither of the Leaders of the Opposition in the two Houses of Parliament - Sushma Swaraj and Arun Jaitley - have visited Uttarakhand, but have attacked the government for its ineptitude in rescue and relief operations.
India News | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Tuesday June 25, 2013
Thousands of people remain stranded in Uttarakhand, nine days after the hilly state was pounded by rain. While the Army and Air Force are leading a heroic and massive effort to find and rescue them, politicians appear to be searching for approval ratings in a national tragedy.
India News | Reported by Sandeep Phukan; edited by Mala Das | Monday June 24, 2013
Thousands of people remain stranded in Uttarakhand, eight days after the hilly state was pounded by rain. While the Army and Air Force are leading a heroic and massive effort in the state, politicians appear to be searching for approval ratings in a national tragedy.
India News | Edited by Mala Das | Monday June 24, 2013
In Uttarakhand's massive tragedy and the Herculean rescue efforts now on, politics too has found a role. Narendra Modi's visit to the flood-ravaged hill state and alleged evacuation of 15,000 Gujaratis on the weekend has sparked a slanging match between his BJP and the Congress, which is now organising some visible relief programmes of its own.
India News | Reuters | Wednesday April 24, 2013
India may be heading for another bumper grain harvest, if the first forecast for this year's monsoon proves correct, but the rain may be too little - and too late - for southern and western states already parched by the worst drought in four decades.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 2, 2010
Nearly 900 people have been evacuated from the low-lying areas submerged under water due to torrential rain in Gujarat's Saurashtra region, officials said. Nearly 400 people were given shelter at a Rajkot Municipal Corporation (RMC)-run school at Randarda area on the city's outskirts, district administration officials said. Two houses collapsed her...
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Friday July 24, 2009
While much of north Gujarat is without water, incessant rain in west Gujarat has caused a river to overflow.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 16, 2009
Over 850 families in Veraval and Mangrol talukas of Junagadh were shifted to safer and higher places following incessant rain.