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Rescue efforts for people stranded in flooded areas were in full force Sunday, after a powerful typhoon dashed heavy rainfall and winds through a widespread area of Japan, including Tokyo.

Lucknow: Heavy showers early on Friday brought the Uttar Pradesh capital to a standstill. Hundreds of school children were left stranded at various places due to water logging. Setting off from home the school going population was stuck on roads and intersections, taking shelters under flyovers that dot the city. Water logging was reported from many …

Kochi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s aerial survey to witness the massive loss and destruction triggered by the torrential rains in Kerala was called off on Saturday due to bad weather, state government officials said. Modi, who arrived in the state capital on Friday night, flew in to Kochi earlier in the morning. ALSO READ: Imran Khan elected …

Lucknow: Only few hours after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced several development schemes in Lucknow including  some urban development projects, the (In)efficiency of civic authorities has been exposed miserably. The first real monsoon rains in the state capital made mockery of the tall claims of the PM and UP CM Yogi Adityanath who even bragged to …

Lucknow:  At least 37 people lost their lives in the past 48 hours due to heavy rainfalls. Rains have continued to batter many parts of the state for the third consecutive day on Saturday, the Met said. District authorities have been asked to brace for any eventuality as the Met predicted more rains in the …

Lucknow:  Overnight rains brought down mercury in most parts of Uttar Pradesh on Thursday even as the Met predicted overcast skies and more thundershowers. The Met has predicted more rains accompanied by thunder and lightning in Ghaziabad, Noida, Baghpat and some other western parts of the state on Thursday. The Regional Met Office signalled the arrival …

Lucknow:  Dust storm, hail and lightning have claimed as many as 51 lives in Uttar Pradesh. Late on Sunday gusty winds, followed by dust storm had brought life to a standstill in many parts of the state. Many houses were razed to the ground, hoardings and trees uprooted and power outages reported from various cities and …