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.
28 Jun 2015
Varanasi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today cancelled his scheduled visit to his parliamentary constituency due to heavy rainfall.
17 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Congress president Sonia Gandhi yesterday expressed distress at the damage caused by heavy rains in Tamil Nadu and asked the Centre and the state government to spare no effort in reaching food, shelter and relief to the affected people.
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.
19 Jun 2015
Mumbai: The Bombay High Court has declared holiday today due to heavy rains that are lashing the city and its suburbs. All courts in Mumbai including the High Court will remain shut for the day due to heavy rains, officials said.
20 Nov 2015
Chennai: With the rain abating in the last two days, flood relief work was proceeding fast yesterday in the affected districts in Tamil Nadu where the toll has gone up to around 120, officials said.
19 Nov 2015
Chennai: With Tamil Nadu reeling from monsoon fury, Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa yesterday apprised the Centre of the flood situation in the state and said her government would submit a detailed memorandum seeking Central assistance by next week.
28 Feb 2015
Dehradun: The MeT department here issues warning for heavy rain and snowfall in some area starting from 48 hours starting from Sunday, advised people not to go to the mountains.
26 Jun 2015
Dehradun: With the very first spell of monsoon showers damaging nearly half a dozen roads and bridges in Rudraprayag and Chamoli districts, choppers were today flown to the affected areas with a team of senior officials to assess conditions and ensure safety of Chardham pilgrims.
28 Apr 2015
Lucknow: At least nine people were killed and many injured when gusty winds and heavy rain lashed parts of Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday morning, officials said.