Season's warmest day in Delhi on Sunday

Season's warmest day in Delhi on Sunday

Sunday was the season's warmest day in Delhi with the minimum temperature recorded at 14.4 degrees Celsius, six notches above the season`s average, the weather office said.

Dense fog in Delhi hits flights, train schedules, to return Saturday

The national capital experienced a cloudy and chilly Friday followed by a dense fog in the morning which led to 39 flights being delayed and 64 trains being cancelled. Fog is expected on Saturday morning too while the day is expected to be sunny and chilly.

Fog engulfs Delhi; road, air traffic disrupted

Fog engulfs Delhi; road, air traffic disrupted

Heavy fog disrupted flight operations at the Indira Gandhi International Airport on Friday.

25 degrees in December! Where's the Delhi winter?

25 degrees in December! Where's the Delhi winter?

Get set for the hottest New Year eve in more than 15 years. 

Chennai rain: NDRF sends 20 more teams; rescues 10,000

The NDRF on Friday intensified its relief and rescue operations in the rain and flood-battered Chennai and its adjoining areas as it added 20 more teams for the job and rescued over 10,000 people till now.

Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa to undertake aerial survey of flood-hit areas today, IMD says more rains expected

Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa to undertake aerial survey of flood-hit areas today, IMD says more rains expected

No deaths were reported in the latest floods, but since heavy rain set in on November 12 there have been 150 deaths in Tamil Nadu.

Rains, floods devastate Chennai, city turns into an island; major financial loss estimated

Rains, floods devastate Chennai, city turns into an island; major financial loss estimated

Life in the Tamil Nadu capital was crippled on Wednesday as fresh downpour worsened an already disastrous flood situation, posing danger to thousands of people in low-lying areas. The financial loss may exceed Rs 15,000 crore, an industry lobby body said, as weather forecasting agencies predicted heavy rain to continue for at least the next two days.

Himachal Pradesh's Keylong records minus 1.9 degrees

Winter continued to tighten its grip on the higher reaches on Wednesday and Keylong became the coldest place in Himachal Pradesh, the temperature slipping well below the freezing point, the Met office said.

Heavy unseasonal rains lash Pune

Heavy unseasonal rains lashed the city and suburbs, inundating low-lying areas and throwing traffic out of gear.

Mild tremors felt in parts of Jammu and Kashmir

 Tremors were felt in some parts of J&K.

Deep depression may trigger rain in Odisha, fishermen asked to be cautious

A deep depression over the Bay of Bengal is likely to trigger rain or thundershower coupled with gusty surface winds in some parts of Odisha.

Northeast monsoon active in South; more rain forecast for November 3

With northeast monsoon active over Tamil Nadu and neighbouring states, rains lashed many parts of south India even as the weather office has forecast more rains for Tuesday.

Delhi engulfed in smog as Punjab farmers burn paddy

Delhi engulfed in smog as Punjab farmers burn paddy

Delhi's air quality index hits the poor zone with thick smog enveloping Delhi-NCR region.

Rain likely in Delhi on Wednesday, says Met

Rain is likely in the national capital on Wednesday, the India Meteorological Department said on Tuesday.

Massive earthquake hits north India, Pakistan, Afghanistan; over 260 dead

Massive earthquake hits north India, Pakistan, Afghanistan; over 260 dead

At least 63 people were confirmed dead in Afghanistan and 223 in Pakistan, according to officials, with the toll set to rise.

 

Earthquake today news: Tremors felt in north India, epicentre in Pakistan

Earthquake today news: Tremors felt in north India, epicentre in Pakistan

A strong earthquake jolted the national capital and its neighbouring region across the north India on Monday triggering panic among residents.

India's monsoon deficiency has dropped by 3%: IMD

Widespread rainfall in states like Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra has reduced the overall monsoon deficiency to 13 percent in the country, although several parts are still reeling under acute water shortage.

IMD predicts heavy rainfall in Odisha

In major respite for drought prone Odisha, the IMD has predicted heavy rainfall accompanied by gusty surface wind in several places of the state in the wake of well marked low pressure over west central Bay of Bengal and adjoining areas.

Monsoon deficiency in Maharashtra's Marathwada reaches 51 percent

Monsoon deficiency in Maharashtra's Marathwada reaches 51 percent

Rainfall deficiency in Marathwada region of Maharashtra, facing a drought like situation, reached up to 51 percent even as total area in the country to have received "deficient" monsoon went up by 40 percent.

August records monsoon deficiency of 22 percent

The month of August has recorded a monsoon deficiency of 22 per cent, highest in the season so far, India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Monday said even as the overall deficit declined marginally to 11 per cent.