Sugarcane, cotton, apple crops hit by late rainfall pan-India
Damage yet to be assessed but economists feel rain may have positive overall impact.
18 killed in highest-ever rainfall in Himachal
Traffic on the Chandigarh-Manali Highway was blocked between Mandi and Kullu towns following m...
Heavy rainfall likely in several districts of Karnataka: IMD
Rescue teams deployed in the state have rescued over seven lakh people till now,...
Heavy rains to continue in Himachal, over 500 stuck
Over 500 people are stranded in several parts of the state as a number of roads have been blocked by landslides and flash floods, officials said.
With less than 45% rain, drought looms over Bihar
Paddy sowing has been badly affected with at least 24 of the 38 districts of the state receiving less than normal rain till August 15.
Monsoon rebound prepares ground for bumper harvest
Conditions are ripe for a good harvest of the kharif crop & higher farm incomes, which should boost demand.
Vegetables on fire, prices soar up to 50% on heavy rainfall
The price increase was also attributed to demand for Eid festivity, said traders.
Indian Railways to provide free transportation of relief measures in flood-affected states
This was issued with the approval of the Finance Directorate of Ministry of Railways.
"Intense heavy rainfall" likely in Mumbai on Saturday, Sunday
"With the development of low pressure area over Bay, this Saturday night and Sunday, Mumbai is very likely to get intense heavy rainfalls."
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