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With 61 per cent deficit, the city was staring at a potential monsoon failure. The rains come as much needed respite.
Torrential rains, overflowing rivers and a series of landslides have resulted in the death of over 150 people in the state.
Heavy rains have been continuing unabated in the southern districts of the state and an orange alert was declared in Thiruvananthapuram and Kollam districts.
Rains continued to wreak havoc in many parts of Kerala with northern hill district of Wayanad experiencing widespread landslides and flooding overnight, forcing thousands of people to take shelter at relief camps.
The country has received plentiful rains this year and many states are reeling under floods as the southwest Monsoon has fully covered India.
TNIE takes you through the past week with pictures from our photographers.
Torrential rains lashed Kolkata and its neighbouring districts of Howrah, Hooghly, Nadia, North and South 24 Parganas on the morning of June 26. Heavy to very heavy rains have been predicted in Kolkata and parts of south Bengal on June 25, 26 and 27.
Various parts of the financial capital were lashed by heavy rains on Sunday making the pace of the city slower.
Mumbai received heavy rainfall today following the onset of the southwest monsoon, leading to a slight delay in the running of suburban trains.
A flash agitation by job-seekers over issues pertaining to railway recruitment has culminated in a rail-blockade, police caning and retaliatory stone-throwing leading to a virtual paralysis of the Central Railway suburban train services in Mumbai on Tuesday. (Express Photo Service)
After three decades of luxury trains in northern India like Palace on Wheels in Rajasthan and Deccan Odyssey in Maharashtra, the 'five-star' Maharajas' Express will embark on its first South Indian journey from June 24 and another on July 1, covering Goa, Hampi, Mysore, Mamallapuram Karaikudi, Thanjavur, Kochi and Kumarakom over 8 days. Here's what's on offer.
After years of severe drought, a storm brought torrential rain to California on February 17, brining alive the 1971 song by Albert Hammond that goes ‘It never rains in southern California, but girl, didn’t they warn ya? It pours, man, it pours.’