11 drown in lake as boats capsize during Ganesh idol immersion in Bhopal

Eleven people drowned when two boats carrying them capsized during Ganesh idol immersion in Lower Lake of Bhopal, a senior police official said today. Continue Reading

Rain fury hits South India; Chennai to receive above average showers

Heavy and above average rainfall can be expected in Chennai and neighbouring Kanchipuram and Tiruvallur districts, while heavy rains are expected to lash several districts in the State for the next 48 hours. Continue Reading

AP floods: Godavari in spate, over 70,000 people hit

Owing to heavy monsoon rain in the State, Godavari river remains in spate and more than 74,000 people in the Andhra Pradesh districts have been affected. 18,000 people in Godavari district have been shifted to relief camps. Continue Reading

Cyclone Vayu changes course, unlikely to make landfall in Gujarat: IMD

Cyclone Vayu has changed its course and is unlikely to make landfall in Gujarat, but it will cause heavy rain in several coastal districts of the State, officials said today. Continue Reading