Ahead of peak summer, 153 districts severely dry: Met
While every year many parts of the country face water shortages during summers, what has worsened the situation this year is the very poor winter rainfall.
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Chhattisgarh elections: Congress ends 15-year drought with 68 seats, BJP gets 15
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As mid, smallcaps shed the froth, PMS rainmakers feel the drought
Most PMS firms have been instrumental in driving up prices of smallcap stocks.
Centre approves Rs 795 crore drought assistance to Karnatataka
A HLC approved the assistance from the National Disaster Relief Fund (NDRF) in respect of Karnataka to the tune of Rs 795.54 crore, an official statement said.
Pongal celebrated; Jallikattu ban, drought dampens spirit
However, protests over banning of bull taming sport Jallikattu dampened the festive spirit in Madurai and the drought situation in Cauvery delta districts affected the celebratory mood there.
Azerbaijan GP: Lucky Lewis Hamilton ends win drought
The surprise victory, after team mate Valtteri Bottas suffered a puncture with three laps left while leading, ended a six race drought for the four times champion dating back to last October.
Griezmann repays Simeone's faith by ending goal drought
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Ramanagara district in Karnataka hit with drought in crop and cash
Ramanagara is a stronghold of the Janata Dal (S), followed by Congress. However, demonetisation has brought the PM into every home.
Stalling of planetary waves makes us more prone to droughts and floods
New research shows a more direct link between certain extreme weather events and human-induced climate change and the role of planetary waves.
Centre sanctions Rs 588 crore for drought-hit Rajasthan
The decision has been taken at a meeting of a high level committee chaired by Home Minister Rajnath Singh and attended by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley besides others.
Karnataka sees third straight drought, Congress worried
Karnataka has already used up 80% of the mandays allotted to it under the MGNREGA to provide alternative employment.
Central team in Karnataka to assess drought-hit areas
Though the state had an overall deficit of 18 per cent during South-West monsoon, there is very high spatial temporal variability of rainfall pattern across the state.
West Bengal chalks out irrigation plan for drought-prone Purulia district
The department has already created 89 check dams in neighbouring Bankura district and work to construct another eight is on.