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It’s raining memes

With the city caught in the grip of the monsoon, we find Mumbaikars tweeting and posting funny pictures. But will they effect change?

11 Jul 2018 12:26 AM

Mumbai gets highest rainfall of season

Mumbai has received 54 per cent rainfall of the entire monsoon season in just the last 20 days, said BMC officials.

10 Jul 2018 2:07 AM

Rains escalate water-logging crisis

Civic officials said city witnessed 13 collapse incidents in past 2 days.

09 Jul 2018 1:03 AM

Downpour affects local train services

Suburban services of the Central Railways (CR) were hit and more than 25 trains were cancelled.

08 Jul 2018 2:51 AM

Heavy showers disrupt life

Torrential rains led to severe water-logging across city.

08 Jul 2018 2:47 AM


Woman, child electrocuted in ghatkopar

Meanwhile, a major water pipeline burst in Seva Bhavan Road in Dadar, adding to Mumbaikars’ monsoon woes.

08 Jul 2018 1:45 AM

Incessant showers in next 24 hours: IMD

Following the heavy spells over the last 24 hours, the IMD issued a warning of likely heavy rains in Mumbai, Thane and Raigad areas for Wednesday.

04 Jul 2018 5:10 AM

Heavy rains claim two lives in the city

Malad (west) recorded the highest amount of rainfall at 110.80mm between 8.30 am and 4.30 pm, on Sunday.

25 Jun 2018 2:06 AM

Pre-monsoon showers wreak havoc in city

Due to the heavy downpour, there were traffic jams on the Western Express Highway.

05 Jun 2018 1:44 AM

Kenyan dam bursts causes ‘huge destruction’, 20 bodies recovered so far

The dam gave way in Solai, in Nakuru county, 190 kilometres(120 miles) northwest of Nairobi, late on Wednesday.

10 May 2018 1:47 PM


12 dead as heavy rains lash eastern Rajasthan

Train movement was also affected on the Agra-Dholpur railway line due to heavy rains and waterlogging.

12 Apr 2018 1:45 PM

Chennai rains throw life out of gear, six dead so far

The low-lying areas in north Chennai including Madipakkam, Kovilambakkam and parts of Tambaram continued to be grim till Friday night.

04 Nov 2017 1:06 AM

Heavy rain, gusty wind disrupt life

Gusty winds lash large parts of south Bengal due to the formation of a deep depression.

10 Oct 2017 1:17 AM

Heavy rains with gusty wind hit southern districts of West Bengal

Incessant rain and squally wind affected normal life in the metropolis on the first working day of the week.

09 Oct 2017 12:54 PM

BMC clamps down on plastic

To launch drive after carry bags block drains during August 29 deluge.

24 Sep 2017 5:19 AM


Few spells of rain in next 48 hours, says IMD

It was a wet Wednesday for Mumbaikars as the city witnessed the highest rainfall day in September in the last 10 years.

22 Sep 2017 2:08 AM

Six dead due to downpour in Maharashtra

The IMD has further predicted that Thane, Sindhudurg, Ratnagiri, Raigad and Palghar would receive heavy rainfall.

21 Sep 2017 2:00 AM

Mumbai records highest September rains in 10 years

The railway and road traffic was also affected to a large extent.

21 Sep 2017 1:35 AM

Showers, lightning catch Mumbai unawares

The rains affected the Western and Central railway services, causing inconvenience to people.

20 Sep 2017 9:21 AM

Heavy rains for next 3 days, says IMD

Several parts of state, including Marathwada, could face downpour.

18 Sep 2017 1:16 AM