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Mercury slides in north; monsoon sets in over Kerala

Northern India experienced a slide in temperatures across the region even as the country's south welcomed the south-west monsoon which set in over Kerala and Lakshwadeep on Saturday. The mercury......

Monsoon likely to hit Kerala by June 2

The south-west monsoon, crucial for the country's agriculture-based economy, is likely to hit the Kerala coast by June 2, the Indian Meteorological Department said on Thursday. "Conditions are......

Monsoon expected in Kerala on June 3: IMD

The crucial south-west monsoon is expected to bring its first showers to Kerala on June 3, a slight delay that could be attributed to the cyclone activity over the Bay of Bengal. "Southwest monsoon......

Drought looms over 8 West Bengal districts

With the monsoon playing truant and unusual rise in day temperature, the threat of drought is looming large over eight south Bengal districts, which have recorded 31 per cent deficient rainfall......

Uttam's take: Waiting for the monsoon

After a week's delay due to Cyclone Phet, the south-west monsoon finally restarted on its course on Monday, according to the India Meteorological Department. The monsoon has advanced to parts......

Monsoon hits Kerala, 'sluggish march', says Met Dept

Four days after missing its date with the country, the crucial South West Monsoon has finally hit Kerala. "South West Monsoon has arrived," Indian Meteorological Department Director General L S......

30% less rains in first week of monsoon season

India received 30 per cent less rains in the first week of June since the onset of south-west monsoon on Tuesday, the weather office said on Thursday. The country received 14 mm rainfall from June......

How monsoon impacts the Indian economy

The much-awaited South West monsoon has hit the Kerala coast. The showers are a blessing for the country, which witnessed the warmest year in 108 years. With the meteorological department......

Kerala set to woo tourists with monsoon packages

Gearing up for the South West Monsoon, which is not far away, ayurveda and tourism industry in Kerala are all set to woo tourists with rejuvenation packages and never before offers to beat the lean......

We hope to achieve 7.5% economic growth: PM

The way India dealt with the impact of the global economic crisis and failure of the South-West monsoon was praise worthy, said Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in Lok Sabha on Friday. This year we......

'If the land goes, then your home goes'

Sourav Sarangi is an award-winning filmmaker whose latest work Char… The No Man’s Island explores the border between India and Bangladesh, defined by a river and its ever-changed......

Desperately seeking Apu's room

Robert Hirschfield goes looking for the space he made his own from the moment he saw Indian filmmaker Satyajit Ray's Apur Sansar (The World of Apu).'Why have you come to Kolkata?' At two in the......

Will Om Puri, Ila Arun make it to the Oscars?

Rediff.com's Arthur J Pais reports from the Toronto International Film Festival. Do you know who you really are? The way the angry woman asks the question in the movie West Is West and the way her......

Rain denies Indians practice

Cometh the Indian team, cometh the rain.The south-west monsoon that had held itself back all through three weeks of the Sri Lanka-South Africa cricket Test series finally lashed Colombo, throwing a......

India in command as rain plays spoilsport on Day 3

Off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin's career-best figures of 6-31 helped India to enforce the follow-on against New Zealand on third day but inclement weather stood in the path of hosts' victory in the......

Cup Extras: Bollywood cheers Team India in Nagpur

Bollywood stars, including Abhishek Bachchan and Bipasha Basu were on Saturday seen cheering the Indian cricket team during match against South Africa at the Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium at......
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City Hottest in TN, Expect Further Temp Rise

CHENNAI: With South-Westerly winds hitting the coast, mercury levels are expected to rise even higher, putting Chennaiites in more discomfort as... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/City-Hottest-in-TN-Expect-Further-Temp-Rise/2015/05/24/article2830065.ece
Twelve Ways to Enjoy the Monsoon (Part II)

By Nandkumar M Kamat In the previous article we have seen six ways one can enjoy the monsoon in Goa. Theseventhimportant aspect of enjoying the... ...

http://www.navhindtimes.in/twelve-ways-to-enjoy-the-monsoon-part-ii/
Dharmik Darshan Didar Yatra gets rousing welcome at Lahaori gate

BJP for 6-day celebration of NDA's one-year at Centre BJP open to talks with Shiv Sena to sort out differences: state chief PM congratulates... ...

http://www.uniindia.com/news/regional/dharmik-darshan-didar-yatra-gets-rousing-welcome-at-lahaori-gate/68105.html
Egyptian court acquits 17 charged for protest where activist was killed

Egyptian court acquits 17 charged for protest where activist was killed Greek PM says on final stretch towards deal with lenders Gangraped... ...

http://www.uniindia.com/news/international/egyptian-court-acquits-17-charged-for-protest-where-activist-was-killed/68078.html
Germany declines comment on reported 'deep freeze' with US intelligence

Egyptian court acquits 17 charged for protest where activist was killed Greek PM says on final stretch towards deal with lenders Gangraped... ...

http://www.uniindia.com/news/international/germany-declines-comment-on-reported-deep-freeze-with-us-intelligence/68081.html

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