Major cloudburst in Vadodara, throws normal life out of gear

Gandhinagar: A major cloudburst in central Gujarat’s Vadodara city and around threw normal life out of gear, flooding most areas, with the rainfall touching a whopping 18 inches by Wednesday evening. The National Disaster Response Force has deployed three rescue teams in the Vadodara region It rained 442 mm (nearly 18 inches) between 6 am and More...

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By Agencies On Monday, July 29th, 2019

Rain brings relief to water-starved Gujarat

Ahmedabad: After playing truant for most of July, it rained in almost all the 33 districts of Gujarat in the last 24 hours with the water-starved northern areas recording heavy showers. The rest of the state received More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, July 24th, 2019

Monsoon revives with a bang in Mumbai, Konkan

Mumbai: After a week-long lull, the monsoon revived with full force in Mumbai, coastal Konkan and other parts of Maharashtra, disrupting normal life for most of the day here on Wednesday. Monsoon revived with full More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, July 23rd, 2019

UN urges world to cut carbon emissions by 45% by 2030

New Delhi: Stressing the impact of climate change on people’s lives, the United Nations here on Tuesday appealed all countries to reduce carbon emissions by 45 per cent by 2030. UN Secretary-General António More...

By Agencies On Saturday, July 20th, 2019

Italy’s Mount Etna volcano erupts, closes 2 airports

Rome: Italy’s Mount Etna, Europe’s largest active volcano, erupted overnight, spewing ash high into the air and closing two nearby airports. The last major eruption of Mount Etna took place more than More...

By Agencies On Saturday, July 20th, 2019

Monsoon gains strength, 3 fishermen missing at sea in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram: With the monsoon getting stronger in Kerala, the Meteorological Department has issued red and orange alerts for a few districts until Monday. While a red alert has been issued in Kasargode district More...

By Agencies On Monday, July 15th, 2019

Heavy rains cripple life in Uttarakhand, alert issued

Dehra Dun: Heavy rains across Uttarakhand on Monday continued to affect normal life and led to an ‘orange’ alert – the second-highest category of weather warning – being issued across the More...

By Agencies On Saturday, July 13th, 2019

Bihar fears floods as heavy rains swell rivers

Patna: After drought-like situation till last week, Bihar now fears floods as the water levels of several rivers have been rising following heavy rains in the past six days. The Water Resources Department had issued More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Thursday, July 11th, 2019

One killed in landslides as heavy rains lash Uttarakhand

Dehradun: A youth was killed and 16 others injured in landslides at Kedarnath area as heavy rains continued to lash Uttarakhand on Thursday. The met department has predicted heavy rains in the next couple of days More...

By Agencies On Monday, July 8th, 2019

Heavy rain hits flights, Mumbai on red alert

Mumbai: Flight operations were severely hit due to heavy rain and poor visibility at the Mumbai airport on Monday, while the city and the coastal Konkan region were put on ‘red alert’. While road traffic More...