drought in india

Snowfall over Himalayas may spur drought in India


April 24th, 2010 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 24 (IANS) Scientists have helped to explain why heavy snowfall over the Himalayas in winter and spring can lead to drought over India, especially in the early part of the ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Inflation rate, food prices rise (Lead)


September 10th, 2009 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) India's annual rate of inflation rose to minus 0.12 percent for the week ended Aug 29 from minus 0.21 percent the week before, according to official ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Brace for deceleration of India’s growth: Mukherjee


September 7th, 2009 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) There is little hope of reversing the slowdown in India's merchandise exports in the near term, and the country's growth is expected to decelerate in the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

India will import food, if required: Finance Minister


August 21st, 2009 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) India will not hesitate to import food as and when the need arises to deal with this year's drought, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee said here Friday, ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

New El Nino may lead to increased drought in India


August 3rd, 2009 - 11:57 am ICT by ANI
London, August 3 (ANI): Meteorologists have warned that a new El Nino has begun, which may lead to increased drought in Africa, India and Australia, and may make 2010 one of the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Jeev ready to end title drought in India


October 7th, 2008 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) It has been two sleepless nights for Jeev Milkha Singh. It is not the tension on the eve of the one million dollar Hero Honda Indian Open, ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

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