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Cold wave in Delhi; Mumbai temperature dips to season's lowest

29 Jan 2021

Cold wave in Delhi; Mumbai temperature dips to season's lowest

On Friday, cold wave conditions prevailed in Delhi as the minimum temperature settled at four degree Celsius, five notches below normal.

Mumbai Rains live updates: IMD issues orange alert

04 Sep 2019

Mumbai Rains live updates: IMD issues orange alert

Residents of Mumbai woke up to a wet morning on Wednesday, with heavy downpour during the night throwing normal life out of the gear.

Mumbai rains: Downpour batters city, 1 dead in Thane

03 Aug 2019

Mumbai rains: Downpour batters city, 1 dead in Thane

Heavy rains continued to lash Mumbai for a second consecutive week, throwing normal life out of gear.

#MumbaiRains: All passengers rescued from Mumbai-Kolhapur Mahalaxmi Express

27 Jul 2019

#MumbaiRains: All passengers rescued from Mumbai-Kolhapur Mahalaxmi Express

The incessant rains in Mumbai and other parts of Maharashtra not just threw normal life out of gear, but also spelled insurmountable troubles for the 700 passengers who were aboard the Mumbai-Kolhapur Mahalaxmi Express.

Maharashtra rains: Dam breached in Ratnagiri, 6 dead, several missing

03 Jul 2019

Maharashtra rains: Dam breached in Ratnagiri, 6 dead, several missing

As Maharashtra is coping with heavy rainfall, a small dam called Tiware, located in Tehsil Chiplun of Ratnagiri district got breached on Tuesday night.

Mumbai rains: 16 killed, public holiday declared, flights diverted

02 Jul 2019

Mumbai rains: 16 killed, public holiday declared, flights diverted

Normal life has come to a standstill in Maharashtra's capital Mumbai and its nearby areas due to incessant rains, forcing the government to declare a public holiday on Tuesday.

Mobile app to warn of extreme weather events in Mumbai

28 Jul 2018

Mobile app to warn of extreme weather events in Mumbai

The Union Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES) launched a mobile application to provide information on extreme weather events in Mumbai.

5th day: Vasai, Nallasopara residents still stranded, houses flooded

13 Jul 2018

5th day: Vasai, Nallasopara residents still stranded, houses flooded

Even though it hasn't rained heavily for the past two days, Vasai and Nallasopara residents continue to remain stranded for the fifth day, as several low-lying areas are submerged in water.

Providing refuge, serving food, rescuing stranded: Meet Mumbai's unsung heroes

11 Jul 2018

Providing refuge, serving food, rescuing stranded: Meet Mumbai's unsung heroes

Like every year, this time too Mumbai is facing a deluge and remains submerged in water due to torrential rainfall and abysmal administrative flaws.

Mumbai rains Day-4: Dabbawalas cancel services, WR trains suspended

10 Jul 2018

Mumbai rains Day-4: Dabbawalas cancel services, WR trains suspended

As heavy rains continued to lash Mumbai this morning, several services were suspended, including the city's famous dabba service and the AC locals.

Why is Mumbai facing extreme rainfall? Here, we decode

09 Jul 2018

Why is Mumbai facing extreme rainfall? Here, we decode

Mumbai has been experiencing severe rainfall over the last few days, and as of now, schools are shut, traffic is held-up, and several locations in Vasai are cut-off due to floods.

Heavy rains in Mumbai: Schools shut; trains and buses delayed

09 Jul 2018

Heavy rains in Mumbai: Schools shut; trains and buses delayed

Torrential monsoon rains lashed Mumbai and its neighboring areas, flooding streets, rail-tracks and crippling life in the city.

Mumbai rains Day-3: Schools closed, traffic hit, Vasai cut off

09 Jul 2018

Mumbai rains Day-3: Schools closed, traffic hit, Vasai cut off

Heavy rains continued to lash Mumbai and its nearby regions, forcing schools to shut down and hitting rail and road traffic.

Mumbai rains: One dead in waterfall, city flooded, traffic hit

08 Jul 2018

Mumbai rains: One dead in waterfall, city flooded, traffic hit

At least one person died when water levels at the Chinchoti waterfall in Vasai, Mumbai, rose suddenly after heavy rains. Over 100 were rescued, NDTV reported.

Mumbai rains: Three dead, five missing, train services suspended

07 Jul 2018

Mumbai rains: Three dead, five missing, train services suspended

Three days after a pedestrian bridge collapsed in Andheri, heavy rains lashed parts of Mumbai again on Saturday, and resulted in the city's train service getting held-up during the showers.

Mumbaikars, no respite from sweltering heat anytime soon!

27 Mar 2018

Mumbaikars, no respite from sweltering heat anytime soon!

Mumbai sizzled on Monday as it recorded 38.7 degrees-C, a staggering 5.9 degrees above normal.

Mumbai braces for more thunderstorms as skies turn dark

06 Oct 2017

Mumbai braces for more thunderstorms as skies turn dark

Heavy rains lashed Mumbai again after the city was submerged two weeks ago. In a rare occurrence, residents reported skies turning dark as early as 4:30pm.

Mumbai: Heavy rainfall predicted for five days; warning issued

18 Sep 2017

Mumbai: Heavy rainfall predicted for five days; warning issued

Mumbai is likely to receive heavy showers over the next five days as the meteorological department has predicted heavy rainfall in several parts of Maharashtra due to an active monsoon spell.

Mumbai at a standstill: Rains hit transport services

30 Aug 2017

Mumbai at a standstill: Rains hit transport services

As Mumbai came to a stop after the incessant rains flooded and sank the sub-urban railway network; however, the city's BEST buses came to the rescue of stranded people.

Heavy rains in Mumbai: Five dead; extremely heavy rains predicted

30 Aug 2017

Heavy rains in Mumbai: Five dead; extremely heavy rains predicted

Mumbai is on high alert as torrential rains continue to batter the city.

"Typhoon-like" rains lash Mumbai, heaviest downpour in years expected

29 Aug 2017

"Typhoon-like" rains lash Mumbai, heaviest downpour in years expected

Mumbai has been inundated due to continuous downpour since yesterday morning which has only gotten worse.

Mumbai: Incessant rains affect traffic movement, suburban trains

29 Aug 2017

Mumbai: Incessant rains affect traffic movement, suburban trains

A torrential downpour this morning and incessant rains since four days in Mumbai increased traffic congestion, hitting transport services, including the suburban trains.

Heavy rains lash Mumbai for the fourth consecutive day

28 Jun 2017

Heavy rains lash Mumbai for the fourth consecutive day

Mumbai had another round of downpour for the fourth consecutive day that caused huge traffic snarls and train delays for commuters.

Mumbai monsoon: City lashed by heavy rains

25 Jun 2017

Mumbai monsoon: City lashed by heavy rains

According to IMD, the adjoining areas of the city as well as the suburbs have recorded much more significant rains as compared to Mumbai today.

Tejas Express reaches Mumbai ahead of schedule, despite 3-hour delay

12 Jun 2017

Tejas Express reaches Mumbai ahead of schedule, despite 3-hour delay

Luxury train Tejas Express surprised commuters when it reached Mumbai a minute ahead of schedule despite a three hour delay from Goa.

Mumbai's BJP leader wants Gateway of India to be renamed

11 Jun 2017

Mumbai's BJP leader wants Gateway of India to be renamed

BJP MLA Raj Purohit wants Mumbai's iconic Gateway of India to be renamed to 'Bharatdwar'. Purohit earlier wanted Marine Lines railway station to be changed to Mumbadevi.

Mumbai school trustee charged with raping 3 year old girl

06 Jun 2017

Mumbai school trustee charged with raping 3 year old girl

A 57 year old school trustee and a nursery teacher were charged with allegedly raping a 3 year old girl at the school premises in Mumbai.

'Pakeezah' actress Geeta Kapoor sent to old-age home

02 Jun 2017

'Pakeezah' actress Geeta Kapoor sent to old-age home

Actress Geeta Kapoor on 1st June was shifted to an old-age home in Andheri after waiting for 41 days in a Goregaon hospital; she was expecting her children to take her back home.