After floods, comes drought: 235 districts face monsoon deficit of 20% or more
Uttar Pradesh, Haryana and Madhya Pradesh are the hardest hit states, showing rain deficits of 31%, 28% and 25%, respectively.
Cauvery crisis: Cauvery's birthplace Kodagu stares at drought
Data from the KSNDMC indicated that Kodagu had received 1449.72mm rainfall betw...
Drought forces farmers into Bengaluru slums
The stories emanating out of the six districts of north-east Karnataka are of despair that even t...
No IPL matches in drought-hit Maharashtra
"Why don't you shift the matches," a bench led by Chief Justice of India TS Thakur observed while dismissing pleas against the Bombay High Court ruling.
Third year of drought in Wardha, Vidarbha
A silver living in the summer is that schools and colleges shut for vacation just as the temperature hit 45 degree Celsius.
Government takes conflicting positions on drought
In the apex court, the government has argued that all is hunky dory and it is well prepared to deal with drought.
Pepsico, Coca-cola fight patriotism in drought-hit Kerala
India is one of the most water-challenged nations, and fights over water have erupted between users periodically for decades.
11,000 villages in Maharashtra made drought-free: CM
Remaining 7,000 villages will also soon acquire the `water neutral' status, Fadnavis said.
Post demonetisation, drought-hit dairies take up powder conversion in winter
Usually, large dairies convert excess liquid milk production in winter seasons into SMP to be used for converting it into milk later during lean summer seasons.
Soccer-Spurs' Kane confident of ending goal drought
SOCCER-ENGLAND-TOT/KANE:Soccer-Spurs' Kane confident of ending goal drought
Spurs' Kane confident of ending goal drought
SOCCER-ENGLAND-TOT-KANE:Spurs' Kane confident of ending goal drought
Tamil Nadu seeks Rs 39,565 crores as drought relief
He said the revenue department had sent a memorandum to the PMO a couple of days ago seeking Central assistance to the tune of Rs 39,565 crores.
Central government shirking its responsibility in giving drought relief funds: Krishna Byre Gowda
"I will quote our CM and say we have enough leaders bred in our land to take on any foreign challenge. We and our people are not going to be swayed by jhumlas. "
Drought issue: Judges can't run govt, ask for miracles, Centre to Supreme Court
The court made the observations when Bhushan sought relief measures for farmers in the drought-hit states under the statute.
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