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24 November, 2018 2:35 PM Rishabh Pant Criticised On Twitter After Posting Picture With Prithvi Shaw

After Australia put up 158/4 in a 17-over-a-side game, India were given a revised target of 174. India's chances were boosted by Shikhar Dhawan's 76 off 42 balls, but once he was dismissed, the onus was on Dinesh Karthik and Pant. However, the left-handed batsman departed in an attempt to play a cheeky shot. In the post-match conference, India captain 71

22 November, 2018 2:24 AM Schools Closed In Chennai, 6 Tamil Nadu Districts After Heavy Rain Alert

The Chennai collector declared a holiday for all schools as well as colleges today. Madras University has cancelled exams scheduled for today. Schools are closed in seven districts in Tamil Nadu today following a warning of heavy rain in the state. Chennai and its neighbouring districts saw heavy rain on Wednesday evening as well due to a well-marked 69

17 November, 2018 6:04 PM Cyclone Gaja likely to intensify again; alert sounded in Lakshadweep

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Saturday warned that the Cyclone Gaja, which has already claimed 33 lives, is likely to intensify again. A cyclone alert was sounded in Lakshadweep for the next 12 hours. After weakening by Friday evening, the cyclonic storm moved further down the coast. “It then moved nearly westwards, emerged into the southeast 107

16 November, 2018 1:19 AM Cyclone Gaja Crosses Between Tamil Nadu, Puducherry Coasts: Live Updates

As many as 76,290 people were evacuated from low lying areas and sheltered at over 300 relief centres in six districts including Nagapattinam, Pudukottai, Ramanathapuram and Tiruvarur. Severe cyclonic storm 'Gaja' crossed between the Tamil Nadu and Puducherry coast between Nagapattinam and Vedaranniyam early Friday, with wind speed gusting up to 120 km per hour, a weather 71

15 November, 2018 4:45 AM Cyclone Gaja: Anna University Postpones Exams Scheduled Today

Anna University has postponed all examinations scheduled today in view of the Cyclone Gaja. Anna University has postponed all examinations in view of the GAJA cyclone. Anna University has joined the list of Universities that have postponed the exams scheduled today, November 15, 2018. The exams stand postponed for all departments and affiliated colleges 69

1 November, 2018 12:16 PM Northeast Monsoon To Expand Over South India In 24 Hours: Met Department

The monsoon will cover the remaining parts of Tamil Nadu and Kerala, Rayalaseema and southern Karnataka tomorrow, Director of Area Cyclone Warning Centre, S Balachandran said. The northeast monsoon sets in over parts of south India today and would expand in the next 24 hours, the regional weather office said. This time, there could be excess rainfall 60

22 October, 2018 5:15 AM India's groundnut output seen down 29% on scanty rains: Trade body

India's groundnut output from summer-sown crop is likely to fall 29.2 percent from a year ago to 3.74 million tonnes as scanty rainfall hit yields in the top producing western state of Gujarat, a leading trade body said on Monday. The drop in output could force the world's biggest edible oil importer to raise overseas purchases in the 2018/19 marketing 107

19 October, 2018 9:48 PM Southwest Monsoon To Completely Withdraw From Country Today

The Southwest Monsoon will most likely withdraw completely from the country on October 20, the India Meteorological Department said Friday. The Southwest Monsoon officially starts on June 1 and ends on September 30. Its withdrawal starts from western Rajasthan from September 1. The official withdrawal date for the monsoon is September 30. However, monsoon 71

19 October, 2018 1:31 PM Flood Alert In Arunachal After Landslide Forms Artificial Lake In China

The Arunachal Pradesh government has issued an alert for possible flash floods in the state and adjoining Assam after China sounded India that a landslide has blocked a section of the Yarlung Tsangpo river in the Tibet region, that flows into Arunachal as Siang and further downstream into Assam as the Brahmaputra. According to reports, the landslide 68

10 October, 2018 11:22 AM Cyclone Titli: Train routes and schedules changed in Odisha and Andhra

Odisha and Andra Pradesh are on high alert as high-speed winds and heavy rainfall are expected to lash coastal areas of the two states. As the two states of Odisha and Andhra Pradesh braces for Cyclone Titli, train routes and schedules have been altered for precautionary measures. Train services between Odisha's Khurda Road junction and Andra Pradesh's 82