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23 June, 2018 4:23 PM Rains bring relief to ryots

Cotton farmers take up resowing in old Adilabad district The long awaited spell of rainfall finally occurred on Friday and on Saturday farmers started resowing of cotton seeds wherever the seeds were lost due to the prolonged dry spell in old undivided Adilabad district. Many farmers also took up gap filling operations wherever some cotton seeds had failed

18 June, 2018 7:12 PM Central Water Commission Ropes In Google To Forecast Floods

The Water Commission will use Google technology to improve flood prediction systems and will also use tech giant's earth engine to visualise and improve flood management. New Delhi: The Central Water Commission (CWC) has entered into an agreement with Google to improve flood forecast systems and disseminate flood-related information by using technology 63

18 June, 2018 4:49 PM Flood warning:Govt. teams up with Google

Map will show water levels in a region With the monsoon under way, Union Water Resources Ministry has teamed up with Google to generate flood warnings. If there are signs of an imminent flood, a Google Maps user will be able to see what regions are likely to see water logging first and if their neighbourhood is under threat. Currently, the Central Water 41

17 June, 2018 9:46 PM Met Department Predicts No Rain In Delhi Till Next Week

Delhi and adjoining areas may experience sparse rainfall in the next 24 hours, an IMD official had said on Sunday. New Delhi: Delhi will not get any respite from the soaring temperatures till next week, India Meteorological Department has forecasted. "There's no chance of revival of monsoon in next five to six days. Rainfall will be less than normal 65

14 June, 2018 7:34 PM ‘Distribute compensation under CRF without delay’

Abhiram G. Sankar, Deputy Commissioner, Mysuru, has instructed Assistant Commissioners and tahsildars to distribute compensation to people under the Calamity Relief Fund (CRF) without any delay. He asked officials to make spot visits immediately after receiving the reports of house collapse or death of livestock animals. Talking to The Hindu on Thursday 39

14 June, 2018 12:47 PM 40% excess rain in State so far

The State has recorded 40% excess rainfall since the onset of southwest monsoon. As per the data released by the Meteorological Department till Wednesday, the average State rainfall was 35.2 cm when compared with the expected rainfall of 25.26 cm. Though there was a drop in rainfall of 27% during the first week, it went up in the second week. When the first 3

13 June, 2018 6:44 PM Heavy rains up water level at dam

Following heavy rains in the catchment area of Hemavati, the water level in the reservoir at Gorur near Hassan has been increasing. As on Wednesday morning, the water level stood at 2,888.54 ft against the full reservoir level of 2,922 ft. Last year on this day, the water level stood at 2,853.23 ft. The inflow on Tuesday was at the rate of 37,946 cusecs 30

11 June, 2018 6:27 PM Respite in rain: Kodagu schools to reopen today

After Sunday’s heavy rains, the situation in Kodagu has improved with the district receiving sporadic spells of low-intensity rainfall on Monday. The schools and colleges, which remained closed on Monday in anticipation of a downpour, will reopen on Tuesday with a respite in rainfall. Satish Kumar, Additional Deputy Commissioner, Kodagu, told The Hindu 32

9 June, 2018 6:47 PM Two killed in rain-related incidents

Man killed in tree-fall in Kodagu; woman washed away in stream in Dakshina Kannada Incessant rain accompanied by strong winds in Kodagu claimed a man’s life on Saturday when a tree fell on him at a coffee estate in Kodagu district on Saturday. The victim, P.C. Ahmad Kutty Haaji, 65, was supervising plantation work in his estate at Nellihudikeri village 65

9 June, 2018 5:34 PM Rain continues to batter coastal region

50-year-old woman washed away in a stream at Venur in Belthangady taluk; maximum rainfall recorded in Kumta Moderate to heavy rain continued to lash coastal districts of Dakshina Kannada, Udupi and Uttara Kannada on Saturday. A 50-year-old woman was washed away in a stream in Venur, Belthangady taluk, in Dakshina Kannada. There were reports of damage 35