04 Feb 2016
Bloemfontein: A century by Jos Buttler set up victory for England by 39 runs on the Duckworth/Lewis method in the first one-day international against South Africa at the Mangaung Oval yesterday.
30 Nov 2015
Chennai: Sharp showers continued to lash many parts of the state, including Chennai, resulting in water-logging in many areas and forcing closure of schools in the city even as the weather office forecast more rains.
24 Nov 2015
Chennai: Torrential rain yesterday battered several areas in Tamil Nadu which were just recovering from an early bout of rain.
01 Dec 2015
Chennai: Heavy rains today lashed parts of Tamil Nadu, including Chennai, and neighbouring Puducherry, disrupting flight movement and leaving several areas inundated. The picture looks no better for tomorrow with the weather office forecasting heavy to very heavy rainfall for Tamil Nadu, especially over the northern districts of Chennai, Tiruvallur and Kancheepuram. It also forecast heavy rains for Puducherry.
09 Dec 2015
Washington: On December 1-2 flood-ravaged Chennai received more rainfall in 24 hours than it had seen on any day since 1901, according to NASA.
18 Nov 2015
Hyderabad: Heavy rains continued to batter three districts of Andhra Pradesh, killing at least six people, damaging crops in over thousands of acres and paralysing vehicular transport, officials said yesterday.
19 Jan 2016
Lucknow: Light to moderate rain and thundershower occurred at some parts of Uttar Pradesh today, while night temperature rose at various places. The first rain of the season brought cheer to the farmers who hoped that the showers would benefit their crops.
14 Nov 2015
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today said relief work continued on a war-footing in districts hit by the heavy rains observing that damages due to very heavy rains was 'inevitable'.
02 Dec 2015
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today met senior Cabinet ministers, including RajnathSingh, Arun Jaitley, Sushma Swaraj and Venkaiah Naidu and reportedly discussed emergency measures to be taken to assist the government in rain-ravaged Tamil Nadu, and especially help the people of Chennai, which has been the recipient of heavy rains over the last week.
03 Dec 2015
Jaipur: North Western Railway (NWR) today said that four trains from Rajasthan to Chennai would be cancelled due to heavy rains in the southern state, an official spokesman said here.