Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Jayashree Nandi
UPDATED ON APR 21, 2019 08:03 AM IST
The India Meteorological Department’s southwest monsoon forecasts provide critical information to at least 700 million people in India who depend, directly or indirectly, on agriculture for a livelihood. Yet, the predictions are, quite often, far from accurate.
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Badri Chatterjee
PUBLISHED ON APR 04, 2019 12:53 PM IST
Skymet’s weather models indicate that in June and the first two weeks of July, there will be deficient rain, especially over Vidarbha, Marathwada and adjoining parts of Maharashtra.
Press Trust of India | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON APR 17, 2018 06:08 PM IST
The BSE Sensex settled the day 89.63 points, or 0.26%, higher at 34,395.06, its highest level since February 26 when it settled at 34,445.75.
Malavika Vyawahare, New Delhi, Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 04, 2018 05:51 PM IST
India defines average, or normal, rainfall as between 96% and 104% of a 50-year average of 89 cm for the entire four-month season beginning June.