monsoon

IMD sounds red alert in five districts as Cyclone Tauktae likely to hit Kerala

As per the IMD alert, Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Pathanamthitta, Alappuzha and Ernakulam districts may receive around 20 cm rainfall, while Kottayam, Idukki, Thrissur, Palakkad, Malappuram, Kozhikode and Wayanad districts are expected to receive 15 cm rainfall on Friday.

published on : 14th May 2021

Here is how torrential rains, floods have caused havoc in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana

According to officials, 13 villages in 8 mandals of East Godavari were affected by Godavari floods.Road connectivity to 36 villages in Devipatnam mandal was cut off due to inundation of roads, while 18 of those villages were marooned

published on : 17th August 2020

Water, water everywhere: Flood of emotions as rains lash South India

Heavy rain has been lashing South India in recent days. Sharing a few snaps that stayed with us from the countless that made their way to our newsroom... 

published on : 22nd October 2019

IN PICS: Delhi on high alert as Yamuna water level continues to rise, Ganges in full spate

The Ganga, Yamuna, Ghaghara and several other rivers in Uttar Pradesh are in spate due to heavy rains in neighbouring states, leading to floods in low-lying areas.

published on : 20th August 2019

Roadblocks, wall collapse, landslides: Heavy rains wreak havoc in North India

With heavy to extremely heavy rains lashing the northern states of India, all educational institutions in Himachal Pradesh’s Shimla and Kullu districts will remain closed. Rescue teams are on high alert to evacuate people from low-lying areas. 

published on : 18th August 2019

IN PICS: Over 1000 rescued as heavy rains throw normal life out of gear in Thane

Over a thousand passengers on Mumbai-Kolhapur Mahalaxmi Express now has a memory that will be etched in their minds forever.

published on : 27th July 2019

IN PHOTOS | The many faces of rain

published on : 26th July 2019

Rain fury continues to haunt Kerala as red alert issued in 12 districts

Heavy rains have been continuing unabated in the southern districts of the state and an orange alert was declared in Thiruvananthapuram and Kollam districts. 

published on : 15th August 2018

Kerala Flood: Life comes to a standstill in Kerala due to incessant rains

A vigorous southwest monsoon has left a trail of destruction across Kerala, killing 29 people over the last 48 hours. More than 53,500 people were now staying in various relief camps across the state.

published on : 11th August 2018

Heavy rain triggers landslides in Kerala

A revived southwest monsoon unleashed widespread rain across Idukki on Thursday, killing at least ten persons including two children, flooding low-lying areas and leaving the highlands vulnerable to landslips, debris flow, and flash floods.

published on : 9th August 2018

Heavy rain ripped through Kozhikode district causing havoc

Four cars got heavily damaged and one passenger got stuck in the front seat as a huge tree trunk fell above the car. Fire and Rescue Service personnel with the help of public saved all the passengers.

published on : 15th July 2018

Monsoon lashes entire India, many cities water-logged, daily life affected 

The country has received plentiful rains this year and many states are reeling under floods as the southwest Monsoon has fully covered India.  

published on : 13th July 2018

Heavy monsoon showers lash Kolkata

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.

published on : 26th June 2018

Monsoon fury leaves trail of destruction in hilly areas of Kerala's Kozhikode; rescue operations in place

Heavy rains  and land slide in the past few few days has wrecked havoc across the district. 

published on : 13th June 2018

Cool breeze, smell of earth, muddy roads, pitter-patter drops, hot coffee; cheers to monsoon

Yay! Monsoon is here to make us nostalgic about the beauty of the rain and its affirmatives. The cool breeze, the smell of the earth after the shower, the pitter-patter rain sound, the warm feeling of being wrapped around a quilt, the flavour of coffee is what makes a monsoon hold a special place in everyone's heart 

published on : 29th May 2018