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13 March, 2018 10:11 AM Heavy rainfall predicted in coastal Kerala and Tamil Nadu, fishermen advised caution

The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a warning of heavy to very heavy rainfall between Tuesday and Thursday (March 13 and March 15) in coastal areas of Kerala, Tamil Nadu and in Lakshadweep. The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) has advised fishermen in the region to exercise caution as the sea is expected to be extremely 58

16 February, 2018 12:36 PM Temperatures rise in Himachal Pradesh, more snow likely next week

The hills of Himachal Pradesh on Friday saw a rise in the temperatures due to prevailing dry weather, but the Met Office has forecast more rain and snowfall next week. "A fresh Western Disturbance is likely to affect the Western Himalayan region on February 20 with chances of rainfall and snowfall in the state," an office statement said. Shimla: The hills 56

14 February, 2018 4:14 PM Gujarat farmers to be hit after water curbs

State decides to reserve the water available in dam only for drinking purposes Gujarat’s farm crisis is set to worsen as Narmada water in 5.5 lakh hectare areas in over a dozen districts in the Narmada command area will be stopped because the government has decided to reserve the water available in the dam only for drinking purpose. The storage in the Sardar 3

12 February, 2018 4:59 AM Snowfall shuts Jammu-Srinagar highway

Fresh snowfall was on Monday recorded in many areas of Jammu and Kashmir, leading to the closure of the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway for vehicular traffic. The snowfall, however, snapped Kashmir’s links with the rest of the country as the arterial Jammu-Srinagar National Highway was closed due to the accumulation of snow around Jawahar Tunnel in the Qazigund 29

11 February, 2018 2:44 PM Unable to repay loan, farmer ends life

S. Krishnan (52), a farmer from Therkkupatti, Manur, in the district, alleged committed suicide by jumping into a well after consuming poison near Reddiarpatti on Saturday evening. Sources said Krishnan had taken a huge amount as crop loan from a bank. Since he could pay the loan dues due to crop failure as a result of inadequate rainfall for two years 34

5 December, 2017 4:51 AM Cyclone Ockhi fallout: Hailstorm near Mumbai; schools shut

As Mumbai braces for Cyclone Ockhi, areas near the metropolis witnessed a spell of hailstorm, while schools and colleges in the city and adjoining districts have been closed today as a precautionary measure. Some parts of the Munbai-Pune Expressway experienced a hailstorm early today, police said. The weather department has forecast intermittent rains 31

15 November, 2017 1:39 PM Mild tremors in parts of Hyderabad

Mild tremors were felt in Jubilee Hills, KBR Park, parts of Banjara Hills, Rahmat Nagar and Borabanda on Wednesday.   Hyderabad: Mild tremors were felt in Jubilee Hills and surrounding areas in Hyderabad on Wednesday. The tremors were experienced in Jubilee Hills, KBR Park, parts of Banjara Hills, Rahmat Nagar and Borabanda around 8.50 a.m. However 40

31 October, 2017 1:29 AM Chennai Schools, Colleges Shut Today, City Braces For Heavy Rain

The meteorological office has forecast heavy rain in Chennai and 'very heavy rainfall' in coastal Tamil Nadu. Schools and colleges in Kancheepuram, Tiruvallur and Puducherry are also closed today Chennai: Schools and colleges in Chennai are closed today after the weather office warned of heavy rain in the overcast southern city, a day after it poured 44

30 October, 2017 6:32 PM Chennai on alert after heavy rains forecast; schools and colleges shut

Owing to the forecast of heavy rains in the next 24 hours, the Tamil Nadu government today declared that schools and colleges in districts - Chennai, Tiruvallur and Kancheepuram will remain shut today. The decision was taken by the education department after meteorological department predicted that heavy rains will pound the regions till Friday 44

30 October, 2017 1:36 PM Tamil Nadu rains: 1 killed in wall collapse; schools, colleges to remain shut tomorrow

Collectors have declared that all schools and colleges in Chennai and Kancheepuram will remain closed tomorrow. At least one person died after heavy rains lashed several parts of Tamil Nadu today, disrupting normal life. Commuters faced major traffic snarls after the showers, the first big spell after the North East Monsoon set in over the state last week. The intermittent 43