India News | Agencies | Tuesday April 21, 2015
The authorities in Kashmir issued a flood alert on Monday night as Jhelum river crossed the danger mark after two days of heavy rain the the Valley.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday April 21, 2015
Cyclone-strength winds, huge seas, torrential rain and flash flooding battered Australia's east coast on Tuesday, leaving one woman critically injured and more than 100,000 homes without power.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday April 20, 2015
Following the incessant overnight rain, the weather office in Kashmir Valley on Monday issued a warning forecasting heavy rains and thunderstorms during the next 24 hours .
AgenceFrance-Presse | Monday April 20, 2015
Novak Djokovic survived a comeback as well as a 70-minute rain interruption on Sunday before running out 7-5, 4-6, 6-3 winner over Tomas Berdych.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 18, 2015
The southwest monsoon this year will be normal, with many parts of north India expected to receive good rainfall while parts of south India may experience weak precipitation, Skymet, a private weather forecasting agency has predicted.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday April 14, 2015
Unseasonal rain continued to wreak havoc in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, throwing normal life out of gear and causing widespread damage to standing crops.
India News | Written by Anand Kumar Patel | Tuesday April 14, 2015
Unseasonal rains this year have dampened the spirits of Punjab farmers celebrating Baisakhi. As opposed to a heap of wheat crop - enough to run a community kitchen for months - this year the farmers are offering a more humble quantity of their produc...
India News | Written by Tejas Mehta | Monday April 13, 2015
There has been a 50 per cent increase in suicides in the January-March period in Maharashtra's Marathwada region, raising questions if it could go the Vidarbha way.
India News | Written by Sreenivasan Jain (with inputs from Manas Roshan) | Monday April 13, 2015
In January, Ramesh Khamankar, a cotton farmer in Maharashtra's Yavatmal district walked to his ruined fields and drank from a bottle of pesticide. He died a few hours later. He was 57.
India News | Written by Tejas Mehta | Saturday April 11, 2015
77 farmers killed themselves between January and March in this region. This year in the first quarter, the figure has jumped by 50% to 114. The vicious cycle simply doesn't seem to end even though the reasons are all well documented. In this rain sha...
Cities | Written by Siddharth Ranjan Das | Friday April 10, 2015
Yet another farmer in Madhya Pradesh has committed suicide reportedly due to loss of crop and non-payment of compensation.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 9, 2015
A 40-year-old farmer allegedly committed suicide by setting himself on fire after seeing his crops destroyed due to untimely rains in Tarauli village in Mathura district on Wednesday, police said.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh (With inputs from agencies) | Wednesday April 8, 2015
In a major reprieve for farmers hit by unseasonal rain and storms, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today raised compensation for crop damage and made it easier to claim financial support from the government.
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday April 8, 2015
Hrithik's fiery act, Shahid's performance and Anushka's dance moves were the highlights of the show
India News | Written by Siddharth Ranjan Das | Wednesday April 8, 2015
Desperate farmers in Madhya Pradesh's Agar Malwa, losing any hope of making profits, have left their orange crops on the roads to rot and for animals to eat.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Tuesday April 7, 2015
IPL 8 opening ceremony was billed to be a blockbuster but it ended as a damp squib. Starting after a rain delay, the gala event with performances from Bollywood failed to create a flutter.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 7, 2015
The Nor'wester, known as Kal Baishaki in this part of the world, has been threatening to mar the organisers' plan of holding a grand Indian Premier League opening ceremony, featuring Bollywood superstars such as Hrithik Roshan, Saif Ali Khan, Anushka...
ShubhodeepChakravarty | Wednesday April 8, 2015
Despite rain, a curtailed opening ceremony featured a host of stars who delivered an electric performance ahead of the eight edition of Indian Premier League.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 7, 2015
Defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders will host Mumbai Indians on Wednesday. Rain may play spoilsport.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 7, 2015
Over 200 houses have been completely damaged due to the incessant rain in the mountainous Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir, the state authorities today said.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Monday April 6, 2015
Indian Premier League is set to kick-off with a glitzy opening ceremony at Kolkata but thunderstorm could play spoilsport.
India News | Written by Siddharth Ranjan Das | Saturday April 4, 2015
Thousands of farmers in Madhya Pradesh are staring at major losses after unseasonal rain last month caused massive damage to their crops.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday April 4, 2015
Rain drenched the national capital on Saturday morning with the minimum temperature recorded at 17 degrees Celsius, a notch below the season's average.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Friday April 3, 2015
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today said his government would 'very soon' announce a relief package for the Delhi farmers whose crops were damaged due to untimely rain and hailstorm in March.