Blistering heat sweeps Haryana and Punjab

Blistering heat swept Haryana and Punjab on Monday with Hisar recording a maximum of 45.2 degrees Celsius in the region.

Andhra Pradesh eases compensation rules for heatwave deaths
Andhra Pradesh eases compensation rules for heatwave deaths

As the block of ice under her husband`s body melted, Chanaga Ratnam wondered whether local officials would arrive in time to verify that he did indeed die from the extreme heat wave, thus qualifying her for compensation.

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UP reels under intense heat wave

State capital Lucknow and other places in Uttar Pradesh continued to reel under intense heat on a bright and sunny day on Thursday with the Met Office promising no immediate relief from the scorcher.

No respite from heat in Rajasthan, mercury touches 45.6 deg C

There was no respite from the blistering heat in Rajasthan where Jaisalmer and Sriganganagar remained the hottest with the mercury touching 45.6 degrees Celsius.

Blistering heat sweeps Haryana, Punjab; Hisar hottest at 44.5 C

Haryana and Punjab were on Thursday swept by blistering heat, with temperature soaring past 44 degrees Celsius at Hisar.

Mercury soars in Punjab, Haryana; Amritsar hottest at 37.2 C

With weather remaining generally dry during the past couple of days, maximum temperatures across Punjab and Haryana have started to soar.

Delhi sweats as mercury hovers near 40 deg C

Delhiites had to sweat it out on Monday with maximum temperature hovering near the 40-degree mark and high humidity adding to the woes.

Heat wave unabated in Rajasthan

There was no let up in heat wave in Rajasthan on Thursday as temperatures in state continued to hover well above the normal levels in most places.

Heat wave sweeps Rajasthan, Churu remains hottest

Rajasthan remained in the grip of sizzling heat as the mercury settled above normal across the state.

North sizzles under unrelenting heat

The plains of north India continued to sweat under sizzling hot conditions.

Delhi continues to reel under intense heat

The national capital on Tuesday continued to reel under intense heat with hot winds blowing all through the day.

Rain brings mercury down in Meerut, Varanasi

Heat wave conditions continued at certain places in UP even as rainfall in the last 24 hours brought relief in Meerut and Varanasi divisions.

Sizzling heat continues, Delhi sees record-breaking 45.7 °C

Vast swathes of the country continued to reel under intense heat, Delhi witnessing its hottest day in a decade for the month of May on Thursday.

Gujarat simmers under intense heat wave

Several parts of Gujarat reeled under severe heat with mercury climbing to a sweltering 44 degrees in some areas.

Heat wave unabated, Sriganganagar sizzles at 48.2 degrees

Normal life remained affected as most parts of the country continued to reel under intense heat wave on Wednesday.

Temperature crosses 45-degree mark in eight Odisha districts

Heat wave conditions continued to prevail in Odisha with the temperature crossing 45 degree Celsius in eight of the 30 districts on Tuesday.

Delhi simmers as mercury touches 45.1 deg C

Delhiites on Tuesday wilted under scorching heat with the mercury breaching the 45 degree-mark to settle at 45.1 deg C.

Heat wave to continue for two more days in Odisha

There has been no respite from sweltering heat in Odisha with the mercury crossing 46 degree Celsius in Sambalpur on Monday.