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Monsoon Mayhem
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Monsoon Mayhem

The monsoon season in India is about ushering in hope, prosperity and wealth. But in India’s urban concrete jungles, monsoon is a nightmare and requires great survival skills. One good heavy rain and urban India plunges into chaos. Shamefully, the most affected are the big cities like Mumbai, Chennai and Bengaluru — cities where nation’s…

MONSOON TOURISM to have a splash
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MONSOON TOURISM to have a splash

By S.N. Venkatnag Sobers The trend of tourists thronging water landscapes in and around Mysuru has just started with the slow arrival of annual rains. As the monsoon picks up, tourist visits to such spots reaches its peak. Mysuru and its neighbourhood are  home to many such sight-seeing places which are considered to be ideal…

Southwest Monsoon hits Kerala, North East
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Southwest Monsoon hits Kerala, North East

New Delhi: The Southwest monsoon hit Kerala and the North East this morning, couple of days prior to Meteorological Department’s prediction. The monsoon has also hit the North East. Thanks to Cyclone Mora, which has caused advancement of monsoon. The normal onset of monsoon to hit the Kerala coast was predicted to be on June…

Rejuvenate home for Monsoon
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Rejuvenate home for Monsoon

After the scorching summer months, monsoon brings the much needed respite and with it a feeling of regeneration as new trees, plants and seeds sprout and germinate through the seasons of winter. The beautiful colours and the soft winds together with overcast skies, bring sudden rain creating feeling of joy The energy of the home…

Water supply timings need to be revised
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Water supply timings need to be revised

Sir, With the failure of monsoon, many parts of the city is already experiencing water scarcity which everyone is aware. We see people buying water in tankers of late. I have observed that Vani Vilas Water Works (VVWW) is opening the water valve late in the night and closing the same by early morning. Such…

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