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Assam flood affects 11 lakh people, death toll rises to 37

Assam flood affects 11 lakh people, death toll rises to 37

🕔10:13, 5.Jul 2020

Guwahati, July 5  With two more fresh deaths on Saturday, the toll in the ongoing current wave of Assam floods has increased to 37. The situation, however, has largely improved in seven districts even as 11 lakh people in 18

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Mumbai lashed by heavy rain, traffic hit

Mumbai lashed by heavy rain, traffic hit

🕔16:04, 3.Jul 2020

Mumbai, July 3  In the current season’s first major downpour, rain lashed vast areas of Konkan, including Mumbai since early Friday morning, hitting road traffic movement in several parts of the city, officials said. Heavy showers, often accompanied by thunder,

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Rain lashes Delhi-NCR, brings respite from intense heat

Rain lashes Delhi-NCR, brings respite from intense heat

🕔18:39, 10.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 10  Heavy rain and gusty winds lashed the national capital and neighbouring areas late evening on Wednesday, bringing much-needed respite to people reeling under intense heat. Dr Kuldeep Srivastava, the head of IMD’s Regional Weather Forecasting Centre,

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Centre to give flood-hit K’taka, Bihar Rs 1,813.75 cr more

Centre to give flood-hit K’taka, Bihar Rs 1,813.75 cr more

🕔07:17, 5.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 5  The Centre has approved additional financial assistance of Rs 1,813.75 crore to flood-hit Karnataka and Bihar, a Home Ministry statement said on Friday. The amount has been given from the National Disaster Response Fund (NDRF). Keeping

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Heavy rains likely in Mumbai, schools shut

Heavy rains likely in Mumbai, schools shut

🕔15:53, 19.Sep 2019

Mumbai, Sep 19 Heavy rains have been forecast for Mumbai, Thane and other parts of the Konkan, officials said here on Thursday. As a precautionery measure Education Minister Ashish Shelar declared a holiday for all schools and junior colleges in

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Rains cripple life in Mumbai – third time this monsoon

Rains cripple life in Mumbai – third time this monsoon

🕔11:14, 5.Sep 2019

Mumbai, Sep 5  For the third time this monsoon, pouring rains brought the country’s commercial capital to a standstill with total disruption in road and rail traffic and flights here on Wednesday. Earlier, Mumbai had been brought to its knees

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Rains pound Mumbai, schools ordered shut

Rains pound Mumbai, schools ordered shut

🕔12:11, 4.Sep 2019

Mumbai, Sep 4  Rains lashed Mumbai and the entire coastal Konkan region with waterlogging reported from many areas, officials said here on Wednesday. Heavy rains that started on Tuesday night saw Mumbai slowed down on Wednesday morning, but road, rail

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Rains likely in Delhi-NCR, Odisha over the weekend

Rains likely in Delhi-NCR, Odisha over the weekend

🕔12:11, 23.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 23  Rains are likely across Delhi-NCR over the weekend and heavy showers are predicted in Odisha, Kerala and Karnataka the next 48 hours owing to the movement of a cyclonic development over the Bay of Bengal, the

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Heavy rains lash Delhi-NCR, traffic snarls at many places

Heavy rains lash Delhi-NCR, traffic snarls at many places

🕔13:37, 6.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 6  Heavy rain lashed Delhi and the National Capital Region (NCR) on Tuesday, leading to massive traffic snarls at various places. While some parts of the capital city received heavy rainfall, others only witnessed a drizzle. In

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6 killed in relentless rain in Maharashtra, life hit

6 killed in relentless rain in Maharashtra, life hit

🕔07:04, 5.Aug 2019

Mumbai, Aug 5  At least six persons were killed in Mumbai and Satara as rains continued to clobber large stretches of Maharashtra, especially the coastal Konkan region, on Sunday, hitting train services badly. IAF helicopters rescued 58 people in Thane

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Heavy rain hits flights at Mumbai airport

Heavy rain hits flights at Mumbai airport

🕔11:09, 8.Jul 2019

Mumbai, July 8  Flight operations were severely hit due to heavy rain and poor visibility at the Mumbai airport on Monday. A Mumbai International Airport Ltd. spokesperson said that on account of fluctuating visibility issues, there were no flight movements.

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Rains paralyse Mumbai, Maharashtra declares holiday

Rains paralyse Mumbai, Maharashtra declares holiday

🕔10:42, 2.Jul 2019

Mumbai, July 2 The Central Railway (CR) early on Tuesday suspended suburban train services after incessant heavy rain flooded tracks at several spots between Mumbai-Thane, and services on Western Railway were also hit as Maharashtra government declared a precautionery public holiday

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Monsoon sets in Gujarat, heavy rain warning at several places

Monsoon sets in Gujarat, heavy rain warning at several places

🕔13:28, 29.Jun 2019

Ahmedabad, June 29  With the monsoons setting in in several parts of Gujarat, as many as 97 tehsils in 25 districts have received moderate to heavy showers in the last 24 hours ending Friday. According to the MeT department, the

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Kerala flood toll touches 79, rains continue

Kerala flood toll touches 79, rains continue

🕔10:37, 16.Aug 2018

Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 16  With rains still pouring down heavily leading to flooding across Kerala, 12 fresh deaths were reported on Thursday, taking the toll to 79, since August 8. More rains were forecast till Saturday. Entire Kerala has been on

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Delhi achieves surplus rainfall following two days of showers

Delhi achieves surplus rainfall following two days of showers

🕔07:12, 28.Jul 2018

New Delhi, July 28  Following incessant showers over the past two days, the national capital has achieved surplus rainfall this year of around 13 per cent, according to Indian Meteorological Department (IMD). “Monsoon has been good till now in Delhi and

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Heavy rain alert issued in Uttarakhand

Heavy rain alert issued in Uttarakhand

🕔09:58, 25.Jul 2018

Dehradun, July 25 A “heavy to very heavy rain” alert was issued on Wednesday in Uttarakhand for the next 48 hours by the Regional Met Office. After a brief respite on Tuesday, the skies opened up again at many places

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Rain lashes Bengaluru, hits normal life

Rain lashes Bengaluru, hits normal life

🕔09:56, 17.Mar 2018

Bengaluru, March 17  Bengaluru was lashed by rain on Friday, leading to traffic snarls and flooding of low-lying areas in the state capital, a weather official said. “The city received an average rainfall of 30mm as of 8.30 p.m.,” the

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Cloudy Wednesday morning in Delhi

Cloudy Wednesday morning in Delhi

🕔11:48, 30.Aug 2017

New Delhi, Aug 30  It was a cloudy morning here on Wednesday with the minimum temperature recorded at 27.6 degrees Celsius, a notch above the season’s average. The MeT predicts light rains. “It will be a generally cloudy sky with

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Heavy rain lashes Delhi

Heavy rain lashes Delhi

🕔10:10, 20.Jul 2015

New Delhi, July 20  The national capital received heavy rain on Monday morning and the minimum temperature recorded was 24.4 degrees Celsius, two notches below the season’s average. The city has received 215.6 mm of rainfall since July 1. The

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Rainy Monday morning in Delhi

Rainy Monday morning in Delhi

🕔10:17, 6.Jul 2015

New Delhi, July 6  Rain brought down the mercury, making for a cool Monday morning here with the minimum temperature settling two notches below the season’s average at 25.8 degrees Celsius. The Met Office has forecast more rain during the

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