Know how your body adapts to cold weather

Know how your body adapts to cold weather

In order to help you understand better, experts explain in three major defense mechanisms on how the body battles the cold.

Chill returns to North India; 46 trains canceled due to fog

Chill returns to North India; 46 trains canceled due to fog

Cold conditions were back in the north as temperatures fell across the region including in Jammu and Kashmir.

Western disturbance raises mercury in Rajasthan

Cold wave conditions subsided on Thursday completely and the mercury further rose in most of the places in Rajasthan with the arrival of a fresh western disturbance (WD). Sriganganagar became the coldest place in the state with minimum temperature of 6.4 degrees Celsius.

Parts of Valley get snowfall; Leh at -9.5 deg C

Many areas in the higher reaches of Kashmir received fresh snowfall while plains experienced intermittent rains as cold continued its grip over parts of north India.

Delhiites feel nip in the air; 30 trains delayed due to fog

A chilly morning in the national capital on Tuesday failed to deter the thousands of people who gathered on both sides of the majestic Rajpath on 67th Republic Day.

Worst cold front in decades hits China; orange alert issued

Worst cold front in decades hits China; orange alert issued

Beijing braces for a 30-year low of minus 16 degrees Celsius from today through tomorrow, the Beijing meteorological station said as temperatures dropped to under minus 10 degrees Celsius yesterday.

Cold wave prevails in North; over 60 trains cancelled

Cold wave coupled with dense fog affected normal life in most parts of North India on Friday.

Relatively warm day in North India

Mercury remained above normal limits on Thursday at most places in North India.

Dense fog envelopes Uttar Pradesh, cripples life

Dense fog enveloped most parts of Uttar Pradesh on Monday, severely crippling road, rail and air traffic.

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It's freezing in Kashmir: Srinagar records coldest night so far

In the Jammu region, the minimum temperatures were generally above the freezing point.

Seven winter health myths busted!

The most frequent problem is that these myths don’t just give you feelings of happiness, they can bring fat, stuff up your nose, and even increase your risk of cancer.  

Patients with abnormal heartbeat likelier to have strokes in cold weather

As per a research conducted, it is found that patients with atrial fibrillation or abnormal heart beats are more prone to stroke risk due to cold weather.

Cold weather may increase stroke risk

Cold weather is associated with increased risk of ischaemic stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF), a condition characterised by irregular rhythm of the heartbeat, shows results of a study involving nearly 290,000 patients.

When Gippy saved Tina from cold weather

When Gippy saved Tina from cold weather

For her debut film "Second Hand Husband", Tina Ahuja had to shoot a scene when her co-star Gippy Grewal makes her wear his jacket to save her from cold. It made her a bit nervous, but then she knew it's all part of acting.

Two Palestinian babies die in Gaza freeze

Two Palestinian babies have died due to cold weather in the Gaza Strip, an official said on Saturday, as winter storms lashed the region.

Severe cold conditions continue to grip Punjab, Haryana

Chandigarh: The minimum temperatures across Punjab and Haryana today hovered above normal levels, but severe cold conditions continued to grip the two states during the day time.

Himachal slightly warmer, snowfall in store

Shimla: Most of the hill stations of Himachal Pradesh Friday saw a further rise in temperature, but the Met Office here has forecast chances of rain and snowfall in the next two days.

Slight respite from cold as temperature rises in Punjab, Haryana

There was slight respite from cold in Punjab and Haryana as the minimum temperatures friday increased at several places even as some parts of the two states were lashed by light rains.

Biting cold wave sweeps North, Delhi shivers under 2.6 deg C

Biting cold wave sweeps North, Delhi shivers under 2.6 deg C

North India on Sunday shivered under biting cold as the mercury dipped in several places including Delhi where it settled at five years' lowest at 2.6 degrees Celsius, with dense fog adding to the woes by disrupting road, rail and air traffic.