Heavy rains

Downpour exposes drainage cracks in Vijayawada

VMC officials cite shortage of staff due to Assembly, Lok Sabha elections for not taking measures in summer months

published on : 15th July 2019

Bihar: After heatwave, section 144 now imposed due to heavy rain

This is the first time in the country when the prohibitory section 144 of CrPc has been imposed due to rain, instead of using it to contain spared of violence.

published on : 12th July 2019

Two kids dead, six others injured as boundary wall collapses in Patna after heavy rainfall

A portion of the wall that was under the repair, collapsed after heavy rains lashed the city for more than three hours on Tuesday.

published on : 9th July 2019

Badami’s Akka-Thangi regains lost grandeur

Due to a long dry spell, tourists visiting the Chalukyan heritage site had not expected that they would get to see Akka-Thangi waterfalls in the fabulous state.

published on : 25th June 2019

Normal life hit as heavy rain lashes East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh

Several low-lying areas in Samalkot, Peddapuram, Pithapuram and Jaggampeta was affected due to heavy rain.

published on : 24th June 2019

IMD forecasts heavy rains in next two days in Coastal Andhra, Rayalaseema

In a respite for people reeling under hot weather conditions, the IMD has forecast heavy rains in Coastal AP and Rayalaseema on Sunday and Monday.

published on : 2nd June 2019

Bengaluru taken by storm: Traffic disrupted, cars damaged; rain likely to continue

Thunderstorm, lightning and 70 kmph winds disrupted normal life in the city on Saturday.

published on : 26th May 2019

Thiruvananthapuram: Heavy rain troubles Avittom Thirunal Hospital

As heavy rain lashed the capital, rainwater seeped into the NICU and pediatric ICU units of Sree Avittom Thirunal Hospital here on Friday.

published on : 25th May 2019

Rains lash several parts of Srikakulam district of Andhra Pradesh

Wind speed may reach 180 kmph along Srikakulam kulam coastline; as INS Sahyadri, Ranvir and Kadmatt pressed into service.

published on : 3rd May 2019

Rain, wind leave trail of destruction in Thiruvananthapuram

In several places, electric poles were damaged due to gusty winds, snapping power supply

published on : 27th April 2019

Heavy rain to lash parts of Karnataka after April 30

According to Indian Meteorological Department (IMD), Bengaluru, rain accompanied with thunderstorm is likely in some parts of south and north-interior Karnataka on Friday and Saturday.

published on : 26th April 2019

New rain harvesting method brings cheer

Apartment complexes put to test a new filtration system that allows residents to store up to 30k to 4 lakh litres of water 

published on : 22nd April 2019

Heavy rains plunge Hyderabad into darkness

Twenty  per cent of Hyderabad plunged into darkness in the early hours of Friday after heavy downpour and gales left power supply disrupted.

published on : 20th April 2019

Tamil Nadu steps up relief ops in wake of Cyclone Gaja, schools to remain close in Cuddalore

Cuddalore district comprises 683 Village Panchayats, 16 Gram Panchayats, and five municipal areas.

published on : 14th November 2018

Heavy rains destroy houses, crops in Ballari district

An agro-revolution was slowly sweeping Holalu and Mylara villages in Hoovinahadagali taluk, where small land-holders had entered into contract with major agro companies to supply seeds.

published on : 5th October 2018
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