INDIAN METEOROLOGICAL DEPARTMENT
Monsoon covers entire country, rain deficit stands at 18%
The rain deficit since the start of the monsoon season on June 1 stands at 18% as of Friday.
Flood death toll rises to 97 in Assam, Bihar; 3 killed in UP in rain-related incident
In the north, three children of a family were killed an...
Good news for farmers: Monsoon rallies to cut deficit to 12%
Revival of the monsoon gives a much-needed shot in the arm to agriculture as far...
India receives above normal rains this week, spurring crop planting
Monsoon rains are crucial for farm output and economic growth, as about 55% of India's arable land is rain-fed.
India’s worsening drought is forcing doctors to buy water for surgery
Failed rains last year and delays in this year’s annual monsoon have left nearly half of India facing drought-like conditions.
Rains return to Mumbai after hiatus; airport operations hit briefly
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has forecast "intense spells of rainfall" with heavy rains expected at a few places in Mumbai and suburbs Monday.
Monsoon deficiency drops to 21% but large parts of country still under deficient rainfall category
The overall monsoon deficiency, which was 33 per cent at the start of the month, has dipped to 21 per cent.
Market Movers: What changed for D-Street while you were sleeping
Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange were trading 51 points, or 0.43 per cent.
Climate change behind weather’s extreme mood swings in India
Experts say past decade’s trend of intense bursts of rainfall caused by global warming to continue.
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