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Chandigarh receives 1000 mm in four months to break seven-year monsoon rain record

January 11, 2021 4:18 pm

In Panchkula, the rainfall recorded during the ongoing season so far has been 484.4 mm. In Mohali, 749.4 mm has been recorded in the past four months. Among the three cities, Panchkula has witnessed a deficit rainfall compared to the seasonal average.

Mathematical rain forecasts

June 12, 2016 12:54 am

Monsoon rains depend on the nature of moisture formation over the ocean and the land during the season. The air moving over the oceans collects the moisture generated as a result of evaporation from the warm seas.

How to maintain flawless make-up during monsoon

June 11, 2016 10:12 pm

Your face can turn blotchy during monsoon. Follow these simple tips to keep your make-up in place.

Rain in Mumbai makes Twitterati happy, MeT says these are pre-monsoon showers

June 11, 2016 9:33 am

The Mumbai MeT department has said that Monsoon might take a few days to reach Mumbai

Konkan route train timings to be rescheduled during Monsoon

June 10, 2016 5:08 pm

Trains will run at reduced speeds on the Konkan network that passes through hilly terrain to avoid any possible untoward incident during torrential rains.

Next 48 hrs, south-west monsoon to touch coastal Maharashtra

June 10, 2016 1:19 am

However, the advancement is favourable only for the coastal parts as of now and its further progress to Mumbai, Pune and central parts would have to be assessed in the coming weeks, stated the met officials.

Monsoon: Heavy rains in Kerala lead to massive damage

June 09, 2016 11:42 am

Several areas in Kerala are under threat from possible floods, if the rains continue

Monsoon arrives over Kerala coast, will cover rest of India by July 15

June 08, 2016 12:41 pm

The monsoon, which marks the beginning of the rainy season in the country, is crucial for India's farmers

Monsoon coming: 1500-km long drains in Punjab await cleaning but little funds

June 08, 2016 5:18 am

In 2014, many parts of the state were inundated damaging crops and properties in around 10 districts.

Delhi weather: Expect dust-storms, rain this evening

June 06, 2016 10:26 am

Met office has predicted the possibility of dust storms and thunder storms towards evening and night.


20 must see pictures as monsoon hits India

June 25, 2015 12:38 pm

As the monsoon arrives in India, we take you through some happy and sad moments that happened during the rains.

Rain, dust storm sweep Delhi

June 14, 2015 11:14 am

A powerful dust storm followed by rain brought temperatures down in New Delhi on Saturday afternoon.

Mumbai gets relief from heat as early morning shower brings down temperature

June 12, 2015 10:53 am

The MeT department’s forecast said the monsoon onset in Pune, Mumbai and Nashik is likely between June 11 and 13.


Monsoon Soaks Southern Coast

June 09, 2016 6:06 pm

Sensex rises 700 points after government sticks to its fiscal deficit target

March 01, 2016 11:14 am

Mumbai, Mar 01 (ANI): Sensex rose sharply on Tuesday a day after Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said the government would stick to its fiscal deficit target. The benchmark Sensex was trading 700 points higher where as Nifty was up by 220 points. Analysts said a commitment by Jaitley in the annual budget to meet the fiscal deficit target of 3.5 percent of the gross domestic product would raise confidence among foreign investors after heavy selling this year. A market expert, Sunil Shah, attributed the sudden jump in stock markets to the government decision to put money in farm sector to revive rural economy. Shah added that the coming monsoon will revive the growth and there will be a demand push because of the thrust given by the government towards the rural economy.