Anurag Kashyap gets nostalgic
Jun 3, 2013
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 27, 2013
Mumbai continues to remain highly vulnerable to heavy rains that occur almost every year despite having identified the solutions to reduce the risk two decades ago, a World Bank report has said.
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.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 24, 2013
A nearly one km-long stretch of Mumbra bypass on the outskirts of Mumbai caved in this morning due to incessant rains and has been closed for vehicular traffic, police said.
India | Edited by Samira Shaikh | Wednesday July 24, 2013
Heavy to very heavy rains are expected in Maharashtra and the Konkan region over the next 72 hours, the MeT department said. Alerts have been issued to disaster management units of municipal bodies and state units, and to the railways and other utili...
Cities | Edited by Samira Shaikh | Wednesday July 24, 2013
Mumbai rain: Mumbai's disaster preparedness will once again be tested as the MeT department has predicted heavy to very heavy rainfall in the region in the next 72 hours. A high tide measuring 4.95 metres, which is expected at around 1:27 pm today, c...
India | Saurabh Gupta and Sonal Mehrotra | Monday July 22, 2013
The national capital and the financial capital are facing monsoon woes with Delhi coming to a standstill over the weekend and Mumbai's 'killer' potholes frequently claiming lives.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday July 12, 2013
Heavy rains continued to lash Mumbai and most parts of Maharashtra for the second consecutive day today, impacting normal life across the state.
India | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Monday June 24, 2013
A group of 22 pilgrims, who were evacuated from rain-ravaged Uttarakhand, arrived in Mumbai late on Sunday evening by an Air India flight. The group included senior citizens and children.
Cities | Mid-Day.com | Thursday June 20, 2013
If you've been wondering why your neighbouring taxi or auto stand has been so unpopulated ever since the rains started, we can explain. In the past 10 days, more than 15,000 autos and 12,000 taxis have stayed off the roads. This is to avoid the extra...
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 19, 2013
The Maharashtra government on Wednesday announced Rs 10 crore in aid for rescue and relief operation of the pilgrims from the state stranded in Uttarakhand due to incessant rains and landslides.
Cities | Written by Rashmi Rajput | Tuesday June 18, 2013
Five days after a part of the five-storey ill-fated building, Aftab Manzil, collapsed, a First Information Report (FIR) against seven persons has been registered by the Mumbai Police.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Mala Das | Monday June 17, 2013
Heavy rains lashed parts of north India today, as the annual monsoon covered the country nearly two weeks ahead of schedule. Thousands are reported stranded in Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh.
Cities | Mid-Day.com | Monday June 17, 2013
The torrential downpour coursing down on the city may have eased many summer-strained nerves, but for those stuck inside - or wedged out of - public transport, it was pure misery.
Cities | Agencies | Monday June 17, 2013
Despite forecasts of heavy rain and a warning to residents to stay home as much as possible, it was business as usual in Mumbai this morning.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday June 16, 2013
Heavy rains continued to batter Mumbai and most parts of Maharashtra for the third consecutive day on Sunday, crippling normal life.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 16, 2013
Heavy rains continued to lash Mumbai and the adjoining Thane district today, causing water-logging in several parts of the city and the suburbs. It has also affected the city's crucial suburban train services on the central line as the tracks were fl...
Cities | Reported by Tejas Mehta, edited by Samira Shaikh | Friday June 14, 2013
In a week of exceptionally heavy rain for Mumbai, meet its biggest pothole.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday June 10, 2013
Heavy rains continued to lash Mumbai and coastal Maharashtra for the second consecutive day Monday, disrupting normal life in the region, officials said.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday June 8, 2013
Two young men were killed early on Saturday when the wall of a shopping complex collapsed in Mumbai following torrential pre-monsoon rains, said officials.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday June 7, 2013
Temperatures dropped slightly today at most places across North India after Thursday's rains, even as hot and humid conditions persisted in the region.