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Jammu and Kashmir IMD issues avalanche warning, asks people to take precaution as Valley receives snowfall gcwJammu and Kashmir IMD issues avalanche warning, asks people to take precaution as Valley receives snowfall gcw

J&K: IMD issues avalanche warning, asks people to take precaution as Valley receives snowfall

Heavy rainfall in the lowlands and snowfall at higher elevations have exacerbated cold wave conditions throughout the Jammu region, throwing daily life out of balance.
 

India News Jan 6, 2022, 11:08 AM IST

Tamil Nadu rains: Chennai submerged as downpour brings state to standstill, three dead; IMD issues red alert-dnmTamil Nadu rains: Chennai submerged as downpour brings state to standstill, three dead; IMD issues red alert-dnm

Tamil Nadu rains: Chennai submerged as downpour brings state to standstill, three dead; IMD issues red alert

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) issued a red alert for Chennai and three adjoining districts -- Kanchipuram, Thiruvallur, and Chinglepet following the downpour that came after record-breaking rains crippled the capital in November.

Top Stories Dec 31, 2021, 9:08 AM IST

Round up 2021 year ender Witnessing wildfires snowstorms to heavy rainfall here are major climate disasters in 2021 gcwRound up 2021 year ender Witnessing wildfires snowstorms to heavy rainfall here are major climate disasters in 2021 gcw

Round-up 2021: Witnessing wildfires, snowstorms to heavy rainfall; here are major climate disasters in 2021

While the globe continues to fight coronavirus as new varieties arise, we are finally nearing the end of the year that was 2021. While it will be recognised for people's bravery in fighting the deadly Delta variant, it will also be remembered for a year marred by catastrophic weather occurrences worldwide.

World News Dec 24, 2021, 3:52 PM IST

Cyclone Jawad Update Thousands evacuated ahead of landfall, IMD predicts storm to weaken in 12 hoursCyclone Jawad Update Thousands evacuated ahead of landfall, IMD predicts storm to weaken in 12 hours

Cyclone Jawad Update: Thousands evacuated ahead of landfall, IMD predicts storm to weaken in 12 hours

Cyclonic storm Jawad is expected to make landfall on Saturday near the Ganjam, Puri and Jagatsinghpur areas of Odisha with heavy rainfall and strong winds already being seen in the coastal areas.

Top Stories Dec 4, 2021, 9:44 AM IST

PM Modi chairs meeting on cyclone-related situation amid possible Cyclone Jawad threat-dnmPM Modi chairs meeting on cyclone-related situation amid possible Cyclone Jawad threat-dnm

PM Modi chairs meeting on cyclone-related situation amid possible Cyclone Jawad threat

The weather office said that the intensity of rainfall in Odisha will increase from December 4, especially in the coastal districts and interior districts will experience heavy to very heavy rainfall.

Top Stories Dec 2, 2021, 2:51 PM IST

Tamil Nadu braces up for more showers as IMD predicts heavy rain till Nov 29, Chennai reports waterlogging-dnmTamil Nadu braces up for more showers as IMD predicts heavy rain till Nov 29, Chennai reports waterlogging-dnm

Tamil Nadu braces up for more showers as IMD predicts heavy rain till Nov 29, Chennai reports waterlogging

At least 8 people lost their lives in rain-related incidents in Tamil Nadu. NDRF teams have been deployed to provide assistance to flood-affected people.
 

Top Stories Nov 27, 2021, 2:09 PM IST

PM Modi and Amit Shah dial Karnataka CM Bommai, take stock of Bengaluru rain damages-ycbPM Modi and Amit Shah dial Karnataka CM Bommai, take stock of Bengaluru rain damages-ycb

PM Modi and Amit Shah dial Karnataka CM Bommai, take stock of Bengaluru rain damages

Following heavy rains that marooned Bengaluru's Yelahanka Zone area on Sunday midnight and Monday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah had dialed Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai and sought details about the rain-related damages in Bengaluru and state.

Top Stories Nov 23, 2021, 5:37 PM IST

Tamil Nadu IMD issues yellow alert predicts heavy rains over next 4 days gcwTamil Nadu IMD issues yellow alert predicts heavy rains over next 4 days gcw

Tamil Nadu: IMD issues yellow alert, predicts heavy rains over next 4 days

Apart from Tamil Nadu, the IMD predicts light to moderate rain in Karnataka, Karaikal, Kerala, Mahe, and Puducherry during the next five days.
 

India News Nov 23, 2021, 1:06 PM IST

India IT capital flooded: Over 600 apartment dwellers rescued using boats in Bengaluru-dnmIndia IT capital flooded: Over 600 apartment dwellers rescued using boats in Bengaluru-dnm

India's IT capital flooded: Over 600 apartment dwellers rescued using boats in Bengaluru

A deluge of problems returned to Bengaluru's Yelahanka and Mahadevpura zones as just an hour of heavy rain measuring 138 mm on Monday night, flooded homes and apartment complexes as three major lakes filled and began to overflow. BBMP chief Gaurav Gupta, SDRF personnel and fire and emergency response teams rushed to the spot and rescued stranded people using boats.

India News Nov 22, 2021, 4:54 PM IST

Heavy rains lash Tirupati: All roads leading to Tirumala Temple inundated, shrine shut-dnmHeavy rains lash Tirupati: All roads leading to Tirumala Temple inundated, shrine shut-dnm

Heavy rains lash Tirupati: All roads leading to Tirumala Temple inundated, shrine shut

The district administration declared holiday for schools even as the state government sounded a high alert in view of a low-pressure area in the Bay of Bengal triggering more heavy rains.

Top Stories Nov 19, 2021, 6:21 PM IST

Tamil Nadu rain: Red alert sounded in Chennai and surrounding districts, very heavy rainfall likely from tonight-dnmTamil Nadu rain: Red alert sounded in Chennai and surrounding districts, very heavy rainfall likely from tonight-dnm

Tamil Nadu rain: Red alert sounded in Chennai, surrounding districts, very heavy rainfall likely from tonight

The forecast for Chennai for 24 hours said, “Sky condition is likely to be generally cloudy. Heavy to very heavy rain is likely to occur at isolated places.”

Top Stories Nov 17, 2021, 8:02 PM IST

Tamil Nadu: Red alert sounded in Chennai, surrounding areas; heavy rainfall predicted in next 48 hours-dnmTamil Nadu: Red alert sounded in Chennai, surrounding areas; heavy rainfall predicted in next 48 hours-dnm

Tamil Nadu: Red alert sounded in Chennai, surrounding areas; heavy rainfall predicted in next 48 hours

In the latest update by the IMD heavy rainfall is very likely to fall over Tamil Nadu between November 15 and 18, and over south interior Karnataka till November 16.
 

Top Stories Nov 16, 2021, 6:09 PM IST

Kerala Floods: 15 flaws that CAG found in state's preparednessKerala Floods: 15 flaws that CAG found in state's preparedness

Kerala Floods: 15 flaws that CAG found in state's preparedness

The report, uploaded on the CAG website on November 11 refers to shortcomings with regard to capacity building, flood forecasting and land cover use.

Top Stories Nov 16, 2021, 12:04 PM IST

Kerala rains: Heavy rain causes water-logging in Thiruvananthapuram; IMD issues orange alert for six districts-dnmKerala rains: Heavy rain causes water-logging in Thiruvananthapuram; IMD issues orange alert for six districts-dnm

Kerala rains: Heavy rain causes water-logging in Thiruvananthapuram; IMD issues orange alert for six districts

Incessant rains lashed Thiruvananthapuram and several parts of Kerala, causing water-logging in low-lying areas and minor landslides in high ranges.

Top Stories Nov 13, 2021, 2:21 PM IST

Chennai rains: Heavy rains reduce as depression weakens; red alert withdrawn; death toll at 14-dnmChennai rains: Heavy rains reduce as depression weakens; red alert withdrawn; death toll at 14-dnm

Chennai rains: Heavy rains reduce as depression weakens; red alert withdrawn; death toll at 14

Meanwhile, Andhra Pradesh is on alert with the NDRF and SDRF ready for action as the state receives heavy rain.

Top Stories Nov 12, 2021, 9:39 AM IST