Cyclones & climate change
Nov 11, 2009
GNFC on monsoon concerns
Aug 12, 2009
Heavy rains in western Gujarat
Jun 25, 2009
India | Written by Rohit Bhan | Saturday June 28, 2014
Hundreds of farmers in Gujarat are waiting anxiously for the monsoon, which is nowhere to be seen even two weeks past its due date.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday June 16, 2014
In a respite to people reeling under heat wave conditions, heavy rains in several parts of Saurashtra and south Gujarat marked the arrival of monsoon in the regions.
Cities | 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.
Cities | 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 | Press Trust of India | Friday July 19, 2013
The Supreme Court today issued a notice to Uttarakhand and six other states for their alleged failure in implementing Disaster Management Act in order to handle natural catastrophe.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday July 8, 2013
In a veiled reference to reports that Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi had rescued 15,000 people from his state during floods in Uttarakhand, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) Chief Mayawati yesterday said her party condemns a political party whose leade...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 4, 2013
Heavy rains lashed several parts of Gujarat during the last 24 hours, throwing normal life out of gear.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 26, 2013
Two days after he advised VIPs not to visit Uttarakhand, Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde today did a U-turn saying that anyone, including Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, could go to the rain-ravaged state now as the situation has changed ther...
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 25, 2013
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi took an overnight halt at Gauchar after he reached flood-ravaged Uttarakhand on Monday to monitor relief work.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 8, 2012
The Gujarat government has declared 14 districts and 152 talukas of the state as "scarcity hit" due to deficient rains and announced a stimulus package with fodder subsidies and out-of-turn power connections among other measures.
Friday August 3, 2012
A summer drought makes a bad situation worse for an Indian economy already crippled by a sharp slowdown in growth, persistent inflation and a politically hamstrung government. Late on Thursday, New Delhi confirmed the first drought in three years as ...
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 3, 2010
Tropical cyclone Phet, building up in the Arabian Sea, is about 1100 km from Nalia in Kutch and is weakening even as coastal areas of Gujarat received light to medium rainfall under its influence, Indian Meteorological Department officials said on Thursday.The cyclone has moved slightly towards the ...
India | NDTV Correspondent | Thursday June 3, 2010
The Cyclone Phet, building up in the Arabian Sea, has intensified into a category five storm. That is a super cyclone.But the course has changed. Instead of advancing towards the Gujarat coast, it is now heading towards the coast of Oman in the Arabian Peninsula.It is, however, expected to head back...