27 Aug 2013
Mexico City: At least 13 people were killed on Monday by landslides triggered by heavy rains generated by tropical storm Fernand, when it landed and swept through the Mexican state of Veracruz, state government said.
29 Aug 2016
Guwahati: Assam is known for many ancient traditions and one of them is Bhekuli Biya (Frog Weddings). People in Jorhat on Monday organised wedding of frogs to appease Rain God Indra.
04 May 2016
New Delhi: Monsoon is expected to hit Kerala by May-end or early June, with various forecasting agencies predicting normal or above normal rainfall this year, Science and Technology Minister Harsh Vardhan said today.
09 Jun 2016
Mexico City: Thanking Mexico for supporting India's membership of NSG, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said after meeting with President Enrique Peña Nieto that Mexico was an important partner for India's energy security and they were looking to move beyond buyer-seller relationship.
20 Jun 2016
Oaxaca: Unknown gunmen opened fired as police and teachers clashed in southern Mexico during a protest that left six people dead and more than 100 injured, authorities said.
12 Feb 2016
Monterrey: At least 52 inmates were killed in a Mexican prison brawl yesterday, as prisoners fought with bats, sticks and blades and ignited a fire in the overcrowded penitentiary.
01 Feb 2016
Washington: Changing phases of the Moon affect the amount of rainfall on Earth, though very slightly, scientists have found for the first time.
03 May 2016
Mexico city: Mexico City officials issued a new air pollution alert, meaning that 40 percent of vehicles will be banned today, while industries will be required to cut emissions.
26 Jul 2015
New Delhi: In a different approach for rainfall forecast, scientists of Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM) and Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) have used variations in sea temperatures to predict monsoon in the subcontinent.
28 Nov 2015
Mexico: Mexican authorities said attackers killed four members of a civilian police patrol in the turbulent southern state of Guerrero, while two city police officers and five gunmen died in a series of gun battles in the northern border town of Rio Bravo.