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  • Bhopal: Monsoon to lose intensity, Sehore records 40 mm rain in two days

    Bhopal: Monsoon is likely to lose its intensity in the days to come in Madhya Pradesh. However, spell of rain will continue but its intensity will be low in the state. Moderate rain over Rajgarh, Shajapur, Ratlam, Vidisha, and Chhindwara is forecasted within the next 24 hours.

  • Monsoon Haircare Tips: These 10 tips will protect your hair this rainy season

    Monsoon comes as a welcome escape from the scorching summer heat. The arrival of the rainy season brings joy to many as they no longer have to face the heat strokes and sunburns from the harsh sun. But the monsoon also brings with it some negative effects. The high humidity in the monsoon can especially affect your skin and hair. Today’s environment is full of pollutants and thus the rain that falls

  • Monsoon Skin Protection: Follow these 10 steps to protect your skin during the rains

    The onset of monsoon can cause your skin to behave unpredictably. The humidity and stickiness often wreak havoc on the skin. Sometimes it could get extremely oily and sometimes it gets dehydrated and stretched. An appropriate skincare regime is a necessity in such a weather. Here are 10 simple tips to ensure that your skin stays healthy and glowing even during the rains.

  • Bhopal: Weatherman sounds alert for Dhar, Khargone, Shahdol, Sidhi

    Bhopal: Even as monsoon is still to hit the state capital, sporadic shower continued throughout Tuesday at isolated places bringing temperature down by six notches. Monsoon is likely to arrive here within 48 hours. Weatherman has sounded alert for districts including Dhar, Khargone, Dewas, Ujjain, Indore, Shahdol, Sidhi, and Singrauli for next 24 hours.

  • Indore: IMC razes two residential buildings ahead of monsoon

    Indore: Ahead of monsoon, Indore Municipal Corporation (IMC) on Monday demolished two dilapidated residential buildings, which were threat to life of people. The IMC’s removal gang accompanied by policemen reached Shakkar Bazaar and Silawatpura and knocked down houses, which were put in the category of dangerous buildings.

  • Bhopal: Congress, BJP hold their MLAs meet for Monsoon session

    Bhopal: Congress MLAs are all set to corner the state government on various issues including the report of JK Jain commission on the Mandsaur farmer killings during the monsoon session of the state assembly which begins on Monday.

  • Bhopal: Monsoon finally arrives, hits south-west districts

    Bhopal: Finally, the wait for monsoon is over as it entered Madhya Pradesh through South-West on Sunday covering Alirajpur, Burhanpur, Barwani, Khargone, Dhar, and Khandwa districts.  It is expected to arrive in the state capital within next 48 hours.

  • Bhopal: Rains to arrive as Monsoon knocking the door

    Bhopal: Monsoon is likely to hit Madhya Pradesh any time between June 23 and 25. Malanjhkhand, Chhindwara, Betul, Khargone, Khandwa, Dhar, Ratlam and Ujjain would witness rainfall activity in next two days, said weatherman. Bhopal and Indore are also likely to witness rain. Many parts of Madhya Pradesh received light to moderate rains during the last 24 hours. Indore recorded 8.8mm rainfall on Friday while in the last 24 hours it recorded

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    Met official: Artificial rain experiment in Solapur in a fortnight

    Mumbai: Artificial rain experiment will be conducted in Maharashtra’s arid Solapur district in the next two weeks under a Ministry of Earth Sciences project, an IITM official said today. A special aeroplane will seed dark clouds with sodium chloride or calcium chloride as part of the experiment.

  • Indore: Winds blow at 71 km per hour, monsoon still away

    Indore: Intermittent rain lashed city on Tuesday evening as winds blew at maximum speed of 71 kilometres an hour. The rainfall, though widespread, was intense in western parts.  Clouds appeared in the sky in late afternoon and turned the weather pleasant.

  • Indore: Special arrangements for electricity complaints during monsoon

    Indore: A day after electricity supply in nearly 30 feeders was hit during showers on Sunday night and several complaints of power outage poured in, Western Region Power Distribution Company managing director Aakash Tripathi made special arrangements for redressal of complaints received during monsoon.

  • Bhopal: Drastic recession of water in Upper Lake

    Bhopal: Water level in the parched Upper Lake—life line of Bhopal— has receded to the extent that it can now supply water for only 7 more days in Wall City (old city). Assistant Engineer Rakesh Nigam said, “We have water for just one week supply in Upper Lake. If monsoon delays further, as weather scenario indicates, the piped water supply to the Wall City as pipe-water will be badly affected.”

  • Revisiting fond memories of first day at school

    I always fail to understand why schools reopen during monsoon. It always gives a tough time not only to the kids but also to the parents. They have to ensure everything is in place before the child steps out of the house for the first day of his or her new academic year at school. And also, pray that it does not rain. But as the luck would have it, of all

  • Mumbai rains: Monsoon to make slow progress, light rain expected this weekend

    Mumbai: As per a Reuters report, which cites a private US-based weather forecaster, monsoon, which hit the southern coast late last month, is expected to make slow progress over the next two weeks and delay the onset of crucial rains over north-western parts of the country.  “Indian monsoon got off to a pretty good start across much of southern India. But we see a change in the situation. We are going to

  • Indore: Monsoon to arrive by June 20, delayed by week

    Indore: There is no sign of relief for residents as they may have to wait for one more week for rains. Officials said monsoon has weakened after reaching Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh border. According to meteorological department, city will receive monsoon rains between June 20-22. The department officials said it is difficult to forecast monsoon arrival with accuracy as it depends on climatic changes.

  • Bhopal: Monsoon may be delayed by 10 days, says IMD

    Bhopal: Monsoon which was to arrive in Madhya Pradesh by June 11, is likely to get delayed by 10 more days, said meteorological department in its monsoon forecast on Monday. Weatherman has attributed the delay to unfavorable system formed at Bay of Bengal. The state may continue to reel under sweltering summer heat as the wait for monsoon does not seem to end anytime soon.

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    Mumbai Rains: Mumbaikars battle sultry weather

    Mumbai: Mumbaikars are battling high humidity in the wake of monsoon playing truant since Sunday even as Met officials on Monday predicted thundershowers in the island city and suburbs for the next two days. After witnessing heavy rainfall on June 9, the city has remained considerably dry.