IMD

  • Met forecasts light to moderate rains in Delhi March 11, 2014

    The Met department has forecasted light to moderate rainfall and thundershowers over some parts of Delhi and the national capital region in the next couple of days. IMD official M Duraiswamy said that the rains will continue in hilly areas for the coming 48 hours and in plains for next...
  • Cyclone Phailin is not a super cyclone: Met October 12, 2013

    Indian Meteorology Department (IMD) Director General LS Rathore said that the Cyclone Phailin, which hit India's East coast near Gopalpur in Ganjam district of Odisha on Saturday night, is not a super cyclone. The Cyclone made the landfall at over 200 km per hour, making it the worst cyclone in...
  • Cyclone Phailin nears the coast, likely to hit between 6pm and 8pm October 12, 2013

    Deputy Director cyclone centre DK Bandhopadhya, explains the situation of the ground and the movement of cyclone Phailin which is expected to hit the coast by today evening. ...
  • Magnitude 6.3 aftershock felt after Iran-Pak border quake: IMD April 16, 2013

    At least 40 people were killed in Iran after a massive earthquake measuring 7.8 on the Richter Scale hit the Iran-Pakistan border. The tremors were also felt in India, Pakistan and the Gulf. ...
  • All mechanisms in place to tackle tsunami: IMD April 11, 2012

    RS Dattatreya, Director Seismology, Indian Meteorological Department, said that the Home Ministry has been asked to take necessary precautions. ...