Water Logging

  • Heavy rains lash Kolkata, water logging in various parts 26-10-2013 12:04 PM

    Kolkata: Heavy rains lashed Kolkata overnight leading to water logging in various parts of the city. The downpour is believed to be due to deep depression over Bay of Bengal and coastal areas of Odisha and Andhra Pradesh. The rain is likely to continue over the next 48 hours. Trains...
  • Heavy showers lash Delhi, traffic hit 19-08-2013 01:25 PM

    Heavy showers led to considerable drop in temperatures in the national capital on Monday, leading to traffic snarls due to water logging in various parts of the city. Massive traffic jams were witnessed in several parts of the city, including major intersections such as Ashram Chowk, Moolchand underpass, Dhaula Kuan...
  • Four children drown in waterlogged field 26-07-2013 06:56 PM

    Four children, including three siblings and their cousin on Friday drowned after they slipped and fell into a pool of water in a waterlogged field. The children were identified as Habiba (8), Ruby (7), Sagheer (9) and their cousin Bhura (6) all residents of upper Kot locality in the old...
  • Delhi HC seeks action by civic authorities on water logging 24-07-2013 03:54 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has slammed the city civic agencies for massive water logging in the city during the recent rains. The court has ordered the concerned commissioners and secretary of urban development department to take immediate action and report to the court. The Municipal Corporations, the NDMC...
  • Heavy rains lash north India; AP put on alert as rainfall continues 21-07-2013 09:32 AM

    New Delhi Heavy rains lashed the nation capital on Saturday and brought it to a standstill. It is the heaviest rainfall that New Delhi has witnessed in the last 10 years. The downpour which went on for around five-hours, sparked traffic snarls across the city, with heavy water-logging reported in...
  • Mumbai: Heavy rains throw life out of gear for the second day 12-07-2013 05:20 PM

    Mumbai: Heavy rains continued to lash Mumbai and adjoining areas for the second day on Friday, impacting movement of suburban trains and vehicular traffic and throwing normal life out of gear. Mumbai suburban railway, the city's lifeline, was in disarray with water overtopping the tracks at several places on the...
  • Mumbai: Heavy rains lead to water logging 12-07-2013 12:14 PM

    Mumbai: Heavy rains in Mumbai have led to water logging in Andheri, Borivili, Kandivili, LBS Road and Mumbai Central. The local trains on western and central line are running late by 15 minutes. Some trains coming towards Mumbai have been stuck in Valsad, Gujarat since Thursday night due to rains....
  • Monsoon reaches Delhi 13 days ahead of schedule 16-06-2013 04:31 PM

    New Delhi: Monsoon arrived in the capital on Sunday, 13 days ahead of schedule bringing relief from scorching heat but commuters were at the receiving end due towater-logging in various places. "The monsoon has reached Delhi," the MeT office said, adding that the seasonal rains lashed the capital almost two...
  • Cyclone Nilam: Rains stop in Andhra Pradesh 08-11-2012 07:49 AM

    Hyderabad: Residential areas in several places in rain-hit coastal districts of Andhra Pradesh remained under flood water on Wednesday though the heavy rains have stopped. The areas remained waterlogged because of poor drainage system in areas of Kakinada, Vijayawada and other coastal towns, official sources said. State Home Minister P...
  • BBMP oversteps deadline once again 03-11-2011 08:29 AM

    BANGALORE: The lethargy of Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) in implementing Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JnNURM) project means that water-logging may continue to haunt Lord Hanuman of the Gali Anjaneya Temple for several months to come. Joining the Lord in mute suffering are the residents of the area...
  • Heavy rain lashes Delhi; claims one life 09-09-2011 11:51 AM

    Heavy rainfall has also caused water levels in the Yamuna river to rise near the danger mark. ...
  • Heavy rainfall lashes several states across India 12-08-2011 09:22 PM

    Delhi witnessed heavy rains for the third consecutive day, leading to water logging in many areas. ...
  • Scientists create rice variety for water-logged areas 22-09-2010 06:22 PM

    Bhubaneswar: Scientists in India on Wednesday claimed to have developed a new paddy variety for semi-deep water logged areas. The variety, christened "CR Dhan-501", was developed at the Central Rice Research Institute (CRRI) at Cuttack in Orissa, some 26 km from Bhubaneswar. It can withstand static water-logging of up to...
  • Traffic snarls continue to play havoc in Delhi 25-08-2010 09:56 PM

    Delhi mayor got a taste of the traffic terror as the city remained stranded on roads for several hours due to heavy water-logging and rain. ...
  • Heavy rains lash Delhi, results in water logging 11-08-2010 07:41 PM

    New Delhi: Heavy rains lashed Delhi and surrounding areas on Wednesday afternoon leading to water logging and traffic snarls in many places. Traffic was slow in many places in south Delhi from Kalkaji to Okhla. Water logging was reported from Mathura Road and near Talkakora Stadium. The debris laying around...
  • Mumbai gears up for monsoon challenge 07-06-2010 10:10 AM

    The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation says flood will not be a problem this time. ...