Articles about Monsoon

Delhi: IMD issues orange alert; warns of major traffic disruptions

28 Jul 2021

Delhi: IMD issues orange alert; warns of major traffic disruptions

Another spell of moderate to heavy rain is likely in the national capital on Wednesday with the India Meteorological Department issuing an orange alert, warning of major traffic disruptions and waterlogging in low-lying areas.

Heavy rains cause extensive waterlogging in Delhi

27 Jul 2021

Heavy rains cause extensive waterlogging in Delhi

Heavy rains on Tuesday morning led to extensive waterlogging on several road stretches across Delhi, including near Pragati Maidan in central and Dhaula Kuan in the southern part of the city.

IMD forecasts heavy rainfall for these states today

27 Jul 2021

IMD forecasts heavy rainfall for these states today

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted extremely heavy rainfall in Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, and west Uttar Pradesh today.

Doctor tweeted this picture moments before dying in Himachal landslide

26 Jul 2021

Doctor tweeted this picture moments before dying in Himachal landslide

Deepa Sharma, an Ayurveda doctor from Jaipur, had tweeted a lovely picture from her Himachal Pradesh trip on Sunday afternoon.

Pawar tours flood-hit villages, uses rescue boat to reach out

26 Jul 2021

Pawar tours flood-hit villages, uses rescue boat to reach out

Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar toured various rain-hit villages in the Sangli district on Monday and used a rescue boat to reach out to flood victims in some areas.

36 dead in landslides in Maharashtra, evacuation underway

23 Jul 2021

36 dead in landslides in Maharashtra, evacuation underway

Thirty-six people have reportedly died in landslide incidents in the Raigad district of Maharashtra, which has been witnessing incessant rainfall over the past few days.

Maharashtra CM holds emergency meeting as heavy rain triggers flood

22 Jul 2021

Maharashtra CM holds emergency meeting as heavy rain triggers flood

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Thursday held an emergency meeting to take stock of the flood situation in Ratnagiri and Raigad districts caused due to torrential rains in the last 24 hours.

Monsoon fashion: A foolproof guide to selecting the perfect footwear

18 Jul 2021

Monsoon fashion: A foolproof guide to selecting the perfect footwear

Monsoons are here and it is time to buy that perfect pair of rain-friendly shoes.

IRCTC brings a 'fishy affair' on banks of Rupnarayan river

17 Jul 2021

IRCTC brings a 'fishy affair' on banks of Rupnarayan river

Monsoon ushers in relief from the hot and humid summers everywhere, and for Bengalis it also brings with it a silver lining on their plates in the form of the delectable Hilsa fish, usually savored steamed, smoked, deep-fried, or with mustard paste.

Delhi sees more rain today, a three-day lull from tomorrow

14 Jul 2021

Delhi sees more rain today, a three-day lull from tomorrow

Delhi received more rainfall last night and this morning, leading to a further drop in temperature.

Monsoon finally arrives in Delhi; heavy rain in many parts

13 Jul 2021

Monsoon finally arrives in Delhi; heavy rain in many parts

Monsoon finally arrived in Delhi today after a long delay and several faulty alerts.

It's finally here! Monsoon rains drench a parched Delhi

13 Jul 2021

It's finally here! Monsoon rains drench a parched Delhi

The Southwest Monsoon finally reached Delhi on Tuesday, 16 days behind the usual date of onset, making it the most delayed in 19 years, according to the India Meteorological Department (IMD).

Monsoon gives Delhi a miss, reaches last outposts in Rajasthan

12 Jul 2021

Monsoon gives Delhi a miss, reaches last outposts in Rajasthan

Southwest Monsoon rains reached the desert district of Jaisalmer and Ganganagar, its last outposts, on Monday, but gave Delhi and parts of Haryana a miss.

Delhi gets respite as IMD predicts heavy rains today

12 Jul 2021

Delhi gets respite as IMD predicts heavy rains today

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has forecast heavy to very heavy rains in several parts of North India, including Delhi, on Monday, even as a harsh heatwave continues to sizzle the region.

Maharashtra: Monsoon in revival mode; moderate showers in Mumbai

09 Jul 2021

Maharashtra: Monsoon in revival mode; moderate showers in Mumbai

After a long gap, Maharashtra is expected to receive good rainfall for the next four to five days as the southwest monsoon has become active once again, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Thursday.

IMD issues heatwave warning for northwest Indian regions, including Delhi

01 Jul 2021

IMD issues heatwave warning for northwest Indian regions, including Delhi

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted that northwestern Indian regions, including Delhi, Haryana, Punjab, Chandigarh, northern Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, and northwestern Madhya Pradesh, are likely to witness heatwave conditions over the next two days.

Heatwave grips Delhi as monsoon plays hide and seek

30 Jun 2021

Heatwave grips Delhi as monsoon plays hide and seek

With the monsoon keeping away from Delhi and nearby areas, another hot day is likely to trouble residents in the national capital on Wednesday, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said.

Monsoon reaches Barmer two weeks early as Delhi desperately waits

29 Jun 2021

Monsoon reaches Barmer two weeks early as Delhi desperately waits

The southwest monsoon has reached Barmer in West Rajasthan, one of its last outposts, two weeks before its normal schedule but is yet to arrive in the North Indian plains including Delhi, the MeT office said on Tuesday.

Monsoon likely to elude Delhi till end of June: IMD

23 Jun 2021

Monsoon likely to elude Delhi till end of June: IMD

Delhi is unlikely to receive monsoonal showers till the end of June and the maximum temperature in the city is predicted to hover around 40 degree Celsius till then, according to the India Meteorological Department (IMD).

PWD announces no-leave policy for field staff during monsoon

22 Jun 2021

PWD announces no-leave policy for field staff during monsoon

The Public Works Department (PWD) on Tuesday said field staff of road maintenance and electrical units won't be allowed to get leaves during the oncoming monsoon season as preparations were on to keep Delhi free of waterlogging.

Conditions unfavorable for further advance of monsoon in North India

16 Jun 2021

Conditions unfavorable for further advance of monsoon in North India

Atmospheric conditions are still not favorable for further advance of monsoon into Rajasthan, remaining parts of Gujarat, Punjab, Haryana, and Delhi, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Wednesday.

Supervisor fell sick after MLA had garbage thrown at him

15 Jun 2021

Supervisor fell sick after MLA had garbage thrown at him

Days after he was forced to sit on a waterlogged road and had garbage thrown on him at the behest of a Shiv Sena MLA in Mumbai for allegedly not cleaning a drain properly, the victim, on Tuesday claimed to have contracted an infection and developed difficulty in breathing after the incident.

Heavy rains lash Mumbai; IMD issues alerts

12 Jun 2021

Heavy rains lash Mumbai; IMD issues alerts

Heavy rains lashed Mumbai in 24 hours till Saturday morning, although no major waterlogging was reported and local trains, as well as city buses, largely ran as per their normal schedule.

#HealthBytes: Follow these tips for losing weight in monsoon

15 Sep 2020

#HealthBytes: Follow these tips for losing weight in monsoon

The rainy season has finally graced our lives to provide respite from heat.

Side-effect of lockdown: Delhi's air cleanest in 5 years

01 Sep 2020

Side-effect of lockdown: Delhi's air cleanest in 5 years

On Tuesday morning, Delhi's air quality improved to the "good" category, following favorable wind speed and good rainfall during the last month.

How to take care of your shoes this monsoon

20 Aug 2020

How to take care of your shoes this monsoon

Just like clothes, our shoes also need regular care in order to sustain for a longer period of time.

Monsoon fashion trends that you should totally follow

09 Aug 2020

Monsoon fashion trends that you should totally follow

It's not easy to style yourself during the monsoon. In fact, it can be the most confusing season in terms of dressing up.

Mumbai's water stock will last only 42 days: Report

22 Jun 2020

Mumbai's water stock will last only 42 days: Report

Maharashtra's capital Mumbai is facing several battles together, two of them being related to water shortage and the novel coronavirus.

How to protect your skin from winter rains

05 Dec 2019

How to protect your skin from winter rains

Winters are harsh for your skin. And, they become even more problematic if it rains.

Bihar floods death-toll climbs to 29; government seeks IAF support

30 Sep 2019

Bihar floods death-toll climbs to 29; government seeks IAF support

In what has been termed a delayed withdrawal of the monsoon, the death toll climbed to 29 in flooded Bihar on Sunday.

Gujarat: 10.5ft crocodile enters village, captured by forest officials

19 Aug 2019

Gujarat: 10.5ft crocodile enters village, captured by forest officials

Yesterday night, a 10.5 feet-long crocodile came out of the flooded Dhadhar river, and entered a house in a village in Gujarat, causing panic among locals.

Five tips to keep your leather items safe in monsoon

12 Aug 2019

Five tips to keep your leather items safe in monsoon

The monsoon is here.

Five ways to remove musty smell from clothes during monsoon

08 Aug 2019

Five ways to remove musty smell from clothes during monsoon

The monsoon is here.

Be monsoon-ready, arm yourself with these 7 essential accessories

05 Aug 2019

Be monsoon-ready, arm yourself with these 7 essential accessories

The monsoon is here.

#VadodaraRains: Four dead; 5,000 evacuated as heavy rains hit Gujarat

01 Aug 2019

#VadodaraRains: Four dead; 5,000 evacuated as heavy rains hit Gujarat

Four persons were killed and over 5,000 were evacuated in the city of Vadodara and surrounding areas in Central Gujarat, as heavy rains disrupted life in the state in the last two days.

Monsoon: Health tips to lose weight

29 Jul 2019

Monsoon: Health tips to lose weight

The monsoon is here.

Heavy rains batter Mumbai: Flights delayed; waterlogging, traffic jams reported

26 Jul 2019

Heavy rains batter Mumbai: Flights delayed; waterlogging, traffic jams reported

Heavy rainfall has once again brought life to a standstill in Mumbai where massive waterlogging and traffic snarls due to the downpour were reported from across the city.

Health tips to follow during the seasonal weather change period

26 Jul 2019

Health tips to follow during the seasonal weather change period

The monsoon is here.

Fashion tips for the monsoon season

25 Jul 2019

Fashion tips for the monsoon season

The monsoon is here.

Five food items to avoid during monsoon

21 Jul 2019

Five food items to avoid during monsoon

Although the monsoon is sure to offer some much-needed respite from the scorching summer heat, it could still be a tricky time for your health.