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09 Jun 2021, 12:35

Monsoon in Maharashtra affects local trains, road traffic and low-lying areas, say officials

Monsoon in Maharashtra affects local trains, road traffic and low-lying areas, say officials

Monsoon in Maharashtra affects local trains, road traffic and low-lying areas, say officials

The first monsoon rains hit Maharashtra and Mumbai with full fury on Wednesday, hitting local trains and road traffic, and flooding low-lying areas in the country's commercial capital, officials said here.

Wildfires burn more than 100,000 acres in Arizona, hundreds evacuated
08 Jun 2021, 13:24

Wildfires burn more than 100,000 acres in Arizona, hundreds evacuated

Two massive wildfires blazing in Arizona have triggered evacuation orders for hundreds of people as it has scorched over 100,000 acres.

India to target 20% ethanol-blended petrol by 2025, says Prime Minister Modi
Dearton Thomas Hector
05 Jun 2021, 15:20

India to target 20% ethanol-blended petrol by 2025, says Prime Minister Modi

Modi was addressing the nation on World Environment Day. The Prime Minister also launched pilot ethanol dispensing stations ...