South West Monsoon

  • Monsoon rains lash North, East India finally 01-08-2012 11:36 AM

    New Delhi: Even as the states of Maharashtra, Karnataka, Gujarat and Rajasthan remain drought-affected, the southwest monsoon lashed the Gangetic West Bengal, Odisha, Jharkhand, West Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, West Madhya Pradesh, Madhya Maharashtra, Vidarbha and Chhattisgarh in the past 24 hours. In some relief for the parched north India,...
  • Monsoon arrives in Kerala 05-06-2012 02:03 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Finally, relief seems in sight for those suffering under the blistering heat. The monsoon has arrived in Kerala, confirming the Met Department's forecast on Monday. The monsoon is expected to advance up the coast, and reach Mumbai in 7 days, before it spreads out to different parts of the...
  • Karnataka: Monsoon to bring cheers to parched farmers 28-05-2012 09:01 AM

    BANGALORE: The South- West Monsoon may bring cheers to Karnataka farmers, which is expected to hit coastal Karnataka by June 2.If agriculture meteorologists predictions are right, the state might receive 5 per cent excess rainfall over the seasonal normal of 805 mm.The South-West Monsoon, which is crucial for agricultural operations,...