KATHMANDU, August 4: Monsoon-related activities are likely to slow down for some days ahead as the axis of monsoon trough is expected to move toward the south from its normal position. At present, it is around its normal position.
KATHMANDU, July 24: There is a possibility of light to moderate rain in most parts of the country due to the influence of the monsoon system until coming Tuesday, according to the Department of Hydrology and Meteorology.
KATHMANDU, June 30: Light to moderate rain with thunder and lightning is likely to take place at many places of the country and chances of heavy rainfall at one or two places of Province 1, Bagmati Province, Gandaki Province, Lumbini Province and Sudurpashchim Province are likely today, according to the Department of Hydrology and Meteorology.
KATHMANDU, June 12: Most parts of the country will experience partial to moderate cloud cover with light to moderate rain in some places. According to the Department of Hydrology and Meteorology (DHM), there is a general effect of monsoon winds in Province 1, Madhesh, Bagmati and Gandaki provinces and local winds in other provinces.
SINDHUPALCHOWK, June 10: The temporary bridge over the Melamchi River has been damaged due to incessant rains. The bridge connecting Melamchi, Indravati and Panchpokhari has been damaged due to the occurrence of heavy rainfall on Thursday night.
BAGLUNG, June 9: The Mid-Hill Highway has been blocked by landslides triggered by heavy rain. According to Him Bahadur Bhandari, spokesperson for Galkot Municipality, the road from Baglung Bazar to Ghodabandhe View Tower and Hatia leading to Galkot has been blocked by landslides.
KATHMANDU, March 30: Isolated brief rain or a thundershower is likely to occur at some places in the country with partly to generally cloudy weather in most parts of the country in the next three days.
JAKARTA, April 5: Multiple disasters caused by torrential rains in eastern Indonesia have killed at least 55 people and displaced thousands, the country’s disaster relief agency said Monday. More than 40 other people were missing.
TOKYO, Sept 6: Typhoon Haishen drew closer to Japan’s southern mainland on Sunday, prompting authorities to recommend evacuation and warn of potentially record rainfall, unprecedented wind, high tides and large ocean swells.
BAJURA, July 6: Normal life in Bajura district has been affected due to the incessant rainfall since some days. The risk of landslides has greatly increased in settlements located on steep hillsides and the transport service has been knocked off due to the obstruction of roads.
KATHMANDU, April 24: There will be generally to mostly cloudy in the eastern and central regions and partly to generally cloudy in the western region today. Brief rain accompanied with lightning, gusty winds and hail has been predicted at many places of the eastern and central regions and at a few places of the western region on Friday, according to the Meteorological Forecasting Division.
KATHMANDU, March 6: The match between Nepal and Singapore under the ACC Eastern Regional T-20 Cricket Championship had to be cancelled without even going for the toss. The game to take place in Bnagkok, Thailand was called off after the pitch became unfit for play due to rain.
KATHMANDU, Jan 3: Tribhuvan International Airport, the country's only international airport has remained closed since today afternoon resulting in the disruption of several international and domestic flights owing to poor weather.
KATHMANDU, Jan 3: The Meteorological Forecasting Division has predicted rain in most parts of the country today due to the effects of the westerly low-pressure wind. The Division has also said that there is possibility of the snowfall in high hills and mountainous regions in the country.
VENICE, Italy, Nov 18 : Venice was hit Sunday by a record third exceptional tide in the same week while other parts of Italy struggled with a series of weather woes, from rain-swollen rivers to high winds to an out-of-season avalanche.
BRASILIA, Aug 27: Weak rainfall is unlikely to extinguish a record number of fires raging in Brazil’s Amazon anytime soon, with pockets of precipitation through September 10 expected to bring only isolated relief, according to weather data and two experts.
LONDON, August 14: Rain looked set to wash out the first day of the second Ashes test at Lord’s on Wednesday, without a ball bowled as of the scheduled lunch break and a grim weather forecast clouding the outlook for action later in the day.
The rainy season brings about a plethora of infections and diseases that range from indigestion and skin irritations to fever and flu. While staying indoors and away from rain and human contact is the best way to prevent all of these conditions, that isn’t a practical solution. Here, Dr Saroj Ghimire, physician at Swastha Health Clinic, talks to The Week about how we can prevent and cure some health problems that are common this season.
RUKUM, July 16: Some years back Rukum residents used to get excited with the construction of roads in their surrounding. They thought the roads would improve transportation services in the area and change the face of their area.