Global rainfall pattern changes due to Indo-Pacific warming. In a new study published by IITM (Roxy et. al.,) in the journal Nature, researchers report a twofold expansion of the Indo-Pacific warm pool which has altered the global weather patterns, via changing the Madden Julian Oscillation (MJO).
Link to the paper: Roxy et al. Nature, 2019
IITM Press Release: https://www.tropmet.res.in/other-pdfs/roxy_mjo_nature_2019_press_release_india.pdf
A simplified summary is available at: http://www.climate.rocksea.org/research/warm-pool-expansion-warps-mjo/