Next forecast in June; eases fears over farm and and economic growth after two straight droughts

Guwahati: An earthquake of moderate intensity, measuring 5.4 on the Richter scale, hit the northeast on Tuesday afternoon.

Mumbai: A drizzle on Tuesday morning took Mumbaikars by surprise.

Hyderabad: The India Meteorological Department, has issued a heat wave warning to several districts, including Adilabad, Nizamabad, Karimnagar, Khammam, Medak and Rangareddy.

Records show that 2015 has been the third warmest year ever recorded since 1901

Electricity supply across India will be vulnerable to disruptions this summer as the official forecast of severe heatwave will boost demand significantly, while power stations face acute water shor

The monsoon is set to bring cheers to Indian farmers this year after the first back-to-back shortfall in rainfall in three decades ravaged crops.

Right now, it’s still early days; but latest global climate models hold out hopes of a normal — even if slightly delayed — southwest monsoon.

NEW DELHI: Weekend showers in the capital have broken adry spell that lasted five-anda-half months, bringing relief not only from unusually warm weather but also providing a break from dangerously

The Met would come up with its first forecast of 2016 southwest monsoon in April, but initial predictions from global agencies indicate an overall weakening of El Niño