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'The forecast for deficit monsoons remains'

  'All El Ninos are not associated with the deficient monsoon.' Madhavan Nair Rajeevan, director of the government's Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology, based in Pune, tells A Ganesh......

Cyclone politics: Cong claims credit for effective handling of Phailin

Congress on Monday appeared to claim credit for effective handling of cyclone 'Phailin', saying all steps are being taken under its rule to make the country "disaster-resilient" which was evident......

The Indian weatherman has the last laugh

The Indian Meteorological Department on Sunday stood vindicated over its forecast that Phailin will not be a 'super cyclone' as predicted by some international agencies and said its assessment was......

Cyclone Phailin hits Odisha, may rage on for 6 hours

 Cyclone Phailin has made landfall in Gopalpur in Odisha, the Indian Meteorological Department has confirmed.  The east coast will witness heavy rainfall in the next 48 hours, said the......

Cyclone Phailin: 3 killed, 18 fishermen stranded off Odisha coast

At least three persons died on Saturday after uprooted trees fells on them in Odisha ahead of Cyclone Phailin's landfall at Gopalpur. While a 35-year-old man of Garama village in Jagatsinghpur......

Skymet forecasts wet July but IMD sticks to 'dry'

The India Meteorological Department and private weather forecaster Skymet are diverging on July rainfall, after having differed over this year’s monsoon prediction. Both agree there will be a......

Monsoon mystics: Who trusts the IMD's weather forecast?

The IMD has fancy weather-monitoring radars in the name of providing better forecasts, but their findings hardly help the farmers, explains Shreekant Sambrani. I make two assertions with complete......

Skymet vs IMD: Who will get the monsoon forecast right?

The official India Meteorological Department (IMD) and the private Skymet Weather Services have made widely divergent monsoon forecasts. The IMD has said rainfall could be below normal at 93 per......

India 13th in 'stress test' conducted by IMD

Smaller countries with population of less than 30 million are better placed to face the economic slowdown and benefit quicker from any recovery, indicates a 'stress test' conducted by the......

'Business schools in general are followers'

IMD, headquartered in Lausanne, Switzerland, ranks second among B-schools offering executive education according to the Financial Times list in 2006. William A Fischer, technology professor from......
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Can't rule out a loss in output where there is overall deficit

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Dry run

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Better Centre-state coordination key to facing disasters

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