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Landslide blocks Konkan Railway, thousands stranded

A major landslide blocked tracks in a section of the Konkan Railway on Tuesday, hitting services between Mumbai and the southern states and leaving thousands of people who were going home for the Gane

Heavy rains paralyse Mumbai; BMC issues high tide alert

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) today issued a high tide alert after heavy rains lashed the city for the third consecutive day disrupting train services on the Central and Harbour line,

Sudden morning shower catches Delhiites unaware


Delhiites ran for cover as heavy rains lashed the national capital this morning throwing traffic out of gear in several areas and causing water-logging in some places.

Heavy rains in Mumbai cause waterlogging in several suburbs

Heavy rains continued to lash the city for the third consecutive day on Saturday, causing water logging in several parts of the metropolis.

Kerala Monsoon toll touches 27


Most parts of the state cringed under heavy rains for the 11th day in succession even as the death toll in monsoon-related incidents rose to 27 with two more deaths being reported in the last 24 hours

Rain wreaks havoc in Kerala; toll hits 11


Heavy rains continued to lash most parts of the state on Saturday as the death toll in the monsoon fury rose to 11.

In all, 33 houses have been destroyed in various districts and over 700 have been p

Monsoon rains hit India two days early


India's annual monsoon rains have hit Kerala two days earlier than expected, weather officials said on Sunday, boosting prospects for a harvest that could spur Asia's third-largest economy.

The July-

Threat of drought looming over 8 West Bengal districts

With the monsoon playing truant and unusual rise in day temperature, the threat of drought is looming large over eight south Bengal districts which have recorded 31 per cent deficient rainfall till th

IAF flights from Chandigarh to Ladakh hit

The Indian Air Force (IAF) suspended flights to Ladakh in Jammu and Kashmir on Friday after the Leh runway was inundated by floodwaters following a massive cloudburst, defence officials said here.


PM announces Rs 1 lakh for kin of Leh victims

The Prime Minister, Dr Manmohan Singh, on Friday condoled the deaths caused by the cloudburst in Leh town of Jammu and Kashmir and announced a compensation of Rs 1 lakh each for the families of those

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