Monsoon delay not to affect crop sowing - IMD


NEW DELHI India's weather office said on Monday the late arrival of the monsoon will not delay crop sowing and that rains are expected to make rapid progress after their arrival around June 7.


Monsoon rains expected a week late, weather office says

MUMBAI Monsoon rains are expected to arrive on southern Kerala coast by June 7, about a week later than usual, the country's weather office said on Sunday.

16 May 2016

Good monsoon rains to spur Indian gold demand - WGC

MUMBAI India's gold demand could rise as much as 10 percent in 2016, even after falling 39 percent in the first quarter, as good monsoon rainfall and a sustained rally in gold prices boost buying, the World Gold Council (WGC) said on Thursday.

Business, Top News 12 May 2016

Jaitley says higher rainfall forecast could mean faster growth

WASHINGTON India may grow at a faster pace this year if the latest predictions of higher rainfall in the country this year hold up, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Wednesday.

14 Apr 2016