August 25, 2011
A large and powerful Hurricane Irene was roaring its way Wednesday across the entire Bahamas archipelago, knocking down trees and tearing up roofs and posing the most severe threat to some of the...
June 28, 2011
Water-level at Nethravathi is at four metres against the maximum of 8.5 metres
June 10, 2011
A thunderstorm accompanied by rains brought down the mercury by several degrees in New Delhi on Friday morning while six persons were injured when an asbestos sheet fell on them due to gusts...
May 23, 2011
Temperatures rose marginally across North India today after a rain-filled weekend provided much relief from the sweltering heat, even as dust storms left eight more people dead in Uttar Prad...
February 17, 2011
Eleven people lost their lives in squalls that lashed vast areas in Bihar’s Kosi, Seemanchal and the State’s northern belt on Wednesday, official sources said on Thursday.
February 2, 2011
The monstrous storm billed as the worst in decades delivered knock-out after knock-out as it made its way from Texas to Maine, bringing Chicago and the rest of the Midwest to a halt and prompting a region-wide snow day.
January 13, 2011
Survivors of mudslides in mountain towns north of Rio recounted on Thursday the horrors of watching homes swept away by walls of earth and water and of frantic efforts to dig with bare hands...
December 21, 2010
The latest in a series of powerful storm systems is pelting mountain areas of California with heavy rain, snow and high winds, prompting evacuations and leaving thousands without power.Virt...
December 12, 2010
Heavy rain and fierce winds pummelled countries across the Middle East on Sunday, killing a woman in Lebanon, sinking a ship off Israel’s coast and prompting Egypt to close its largest...
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October 31, 2010
Newly born Hurricane Tomas swept through a cluster of eastern Caribbean islands Saturday, tearing off roofs, damaging houses and downing power lines.Authorites in St. Vincent were trying to...
July 20, 2011
Forecasters say Dora has become the fourth hurricane in the Eastern Pacific season as it strengthens off the coast of Mexico. The U.S. National Hurricane Centre in Miami said the stor...
June 27, 2011
The government says lightning, floods and whirlwinds have killed 17 people in northern Vietnam. Six others are missing and 64 have been injured in storms. The Floods and Storms Control Depa...
May 26, 2011
Powerful storms roared through middle America again on Wednesday, with weak tornadoes touching down in isolated spots and severe thunderstorms threatening such strikes in several states.The...
April 17, 2011
A furious storm system that kicked up tornadoes, flash floods and hail as big as softballs has claimed at least 35 lives on the rampage that began in Oklahoma days ago, then smashed across several...
February 3, 2011
A fearsome storm spread a smothering shroud of white over nearly half the US, snarling transportation, burying parts of the Midwest under 2 feet of snow and causing at least 12 deaths. Tens...
January 20, 2011
Snow and freezing rain at airports in China’s eastern cities of Hangzhou and southwestern region of Chongqing stranded hundreds of travellers this week, the official Xinhua News Agency reported on Thursday.
January 5, 2011
Freezing temperatures have forced the evacuation of more than 20,000 people from their homes in southern China, as the region braces for more temperature drops in the coming days.Ice and sle...
December 13, 2010
A powerful winter storm roared across the upper Midwest on Sunday with high winds and mounds of snow closing roads in several states and cancelling more than 1,400 flights in Chicago. At le...
December 11, 2010
Lebanon was hit by a heavy winter storm on Saturday, postponing flights at its international airport and destroying several small training planes, an airport official said.The violent wind,...
October 22, 2010
Rain not only affects standing crop, but also causes damage to already arrived crops in various grain markets of the state. According to experts, rain will result in increasing the moisture content in the crop, which is lying uncovered.