Stories Tagged 'Rainfall'
I spent my formative years in the village of Surunga, in the district of Jhapa, on the fringes of a forest. A road was the only thing separating our home from the vast expanse of green. I remember the tall slender trees, with branches jutting towards the sky, creating a cloud of green overhead, the gnarled tree trunks hoisting upward; the faint rustle of the leaves. The ground would always be covered with dead leaves.full story »
The torrential rains that lashed the country for three consecutive days from July 11 were a boon for farmers as the downpours allowed them to speed up paddy transplantation, the Agriculture Ministry said.full story »
The first heavy rainfall of this monsoon has caused widespread destruction as floods and landslides have obstructed highways and led to casualties and inundation across the country.full story »
Two people were swept by floods in Jethinala River at Baijyanath Rural Municipality of Banke district on Sunday.full story »
The Meteorological Forecasting Division has said various parts of the country were getting rain mixed with dust particles spread from Rajasthan desert of India and the vicinity.full story »
The Flood Forecasting Section (FFS) on Friday ruled out chance of flash floods in major rivers though rainfall will continue for a few days more.full story »