29 Jul 2014
Shimla: Heavy rains lashed large swathes of Himachal Pradesh today triggering landslides at several places, while two girls were washed away in a swollen rivulet in Kangra district and about 24 students were stranded at a school in Mandi district.
28 Jul 2014
London: Dinosaurs may have survived the asteroid strike which wiped them out if it had happened slightly earlier or later in history, a new study has found.
26 Jul 2014
Kanpur: The water level of river Ganga is constantly on the rise and is approaching the danger mark due to release of water from Narora dam and heavy rainfall in the hills.
24 Jul 2014
Mexico is to return to the Formula 1 calendar in 2015 after a 23-year absence, Alejandro Soberon, president of live events company CIE, confirmed on Wednesday. "Start your engines, F1 will return to Mexico next year," Soberon said.
16 Jul 2014
Koraput (Odisha): With Koraput recording around 50 percent deficit rainfall in the first half of July, power generation at Kolab and Balimela hydro electricity projects in the district has been badly hit, leading to power cuts.
15 Jul 2014
Shimla: The farmers in Himachal Pradesh heaved a sigh of relief as several parts of the state received moderate to heavy rainfall during past 48 hours reviving the monsoons even as the state received 40 percent deficient rainfall during the first two weeks of July.
21 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Monsoon deficit has come down to 31-32 percent with rains picking up in July across the country giving relief to farmers, the government said asserting that there is "no reason to be unnecessarily alarmist".
21 Jul 2014
Mumbai/Bangkok: Thailand is set to reclaim its status as the world's top rice exporter as weak monsoon rains curb India's crop, helping the Southeast Asian country's new military government offload bulging stockpiles.
17 Jul 2014
New Delhi: India's monsoon has covered the entire country, the weather office said on Thursday, two days behind the normal schedule in a year that is forecast to bring below-average rains.
17 Jul 2014
Mumbai: Heavy rainfall in Mumbai has created problems for the local residents. The city witnessed another bout of heavy rainfall which has led to water-logging in several areas, disrupting road and rail traffic.