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Friday, January 16, 2015
The bone-chilling cold returned as the night temperature plunged below the freezing point across Kashmir division after a brief respite owing to the rains in plains and snowfall in high altitude a...
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Thursday, October 2, 2014
There is no uniform definition for drought, says IMD chief
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
As India marks the official end of the southwest monsoon on Tuesday, it is left with a 12 per cent shortfall in rainfall after a third of its territory witnessed deficient precipitation during the...
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August 9, 2014
Out of 881.80 lakh ha, 803.32 lakh ha has been planted so far
April 24, 2014
Corroborating the assessment of a global forum of weather experts, the India Meteorological Department on Thursday predicted “below normal” rainfall during the upcoming monsoon season, with a rain...
March 25, 2014
Visitors shown maps, charts and wind direction equipment
January 30, 2014
Cold conditions abate in Rajasthan; Kargil records season’s lowest night temp
December 19, 2013
Monsoon failure has hit farmers as well as winged visitors
July 6, 2013
India’s summer monsoon was 25 per cent surplus since its onset on June 1 with the weather office predicting heavy rains next weeks in some parts of hill states, including Uttarakhand which was rav...
June 28, 2013
Overcast skies forced Chief Minister Jayalalithaa to take the road route to Kodanad in the Nilgiris. According to sources, the helicopter carrying Ms. Jayalalithaa left the Coimbatore Airport arou...
June 14, 2013
It hasn’t rained enough for Bangalore to breathe easy
May 23, 2013
Already touching new highs on the thermometer, Delhi is all set to get hotter still. The weatherman has forecast an intensification of the heat wave that has been prevalent in the Capital since Sat...
April 19, 2013
The usual bustle on roads in the city was missing on Thursday as people preferred to stay indoors, with mercury shooting up. With summer advancing relentlessly, temperature crossed 40 degree Celsiu...
August 5, 2014
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April 7, 2014
People are scared of coming out of homes due to rising day temperature, resulting in roads wearing a deserted look in Nizamabad town. Coupled with rising mercury, local body elections reduced the...
March 19, 2014
Many parts of the district experienced intense heat wave conditions with mercury hovering above 39 degree Celsius in Bhadrachalam, Kothagudem and several other towns on Wednesday. The templ...
December 30, 2013
Icy winds cut across North India; Leh records –14.9 degrees C
October 13, 2013
Mumbai comes second with 2,365 mm rainfall
June 29, 2013
Mettur dam storage keeps on increasing; outflow for drinking purpose also rising
June 15, 2013
Most places in Punjab on Saturday received moderate to heavy rains while a few places in Haryana also received pre-monsoon showers. Hoshiarpur in Punjab received a heavy downpour (115 mm) fo...
May 25, 2013
The district recorded a maximum temperature of 43.4 degrees Celsius, barely .4 degrees lower than the temperature recorded on Thursday, according to the summary of observations from the Indian Met...
May 11, 2013
The all-time record is 43.3 degrees Celsius recorded on May 2, 1896 »
April 16, 2013
Parched and exhausted, the heat in Bangalore this summer seems to be getting under everybody’s dry skin. Catherine Rhea Roy listens in while Bangaloreans vent.
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Kailash Satyarthi of India and Malala Yousafzai from Pakistan received the Nobel Peace Prize for 2014 for their pioneering work on promoting child rights in the subcontinent, as they made an impassioned plea to globalise compassion.