According to the India Meteorological Department (IMD), maximum temperatures were above normal (1.6°C to 3.0°C) at most places over central Maharashtra, Marathwada, interior Karnataka, Rayalaseema and Kerala. read more
Vijay Mallya pointed out in a series of tweets that the Bharatiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Alliance government did nothing for him even though he invested crores of rupees into his now defunct Kingfisher Airlines. read more
Residents stand on rooftops in a flooded area of Buzi, central Mozambique after the passage of cyclone Idai. The cyclone smashed into Mozambique’s coast unleashing hurricane-force wind and rain that flooded swathes of the country before battering eastern Zimbabwe -- killing 705 people across the two nations.
The maximum temperature at Mumbai’s Santacruz on Sunday, March 24, was 36.7 degrees Celsius, 4 degrees Celsius above normal while Colaba recorded 33.5 degrees Celsius, 2 degree Celsius above normal. read more
The plight of John Segredo highlights the challenges of the humanitarian response to Cyclone Idai that swept through Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi, killing at least 656 people and leaving tens of thousands homeless. read more
Congress, late on Saturday, declared Chavan as its Nanded candidate. Chavan wanted to field his wife and sitting MLA Ameeta from the constituency, but the party insisted on his candidature. Chavan is filing his candidature on Monday. read more