15 minutes a day of physical activity good for the elderly

Any physical activity - from a little morning walk to picking your grandchildren from the bus stop - during the week will help people above the age of 60 to live longer.

Know why Shah Rukh Khan, Ajay Devgn met in Bulgaria
Know why Shah Rukh Khan, Ajay Devgn met in Bulgaria

Bollywood superstars Shah Rukh Khan and Ajay Devgn grabbed eyeballs when they were spotted together in Bulgaria a few days back. Pictures of the two dining together was all over social media.

Six killed in house collapse incidents due to heavy rains in UP

Six persons including, a minor, were killed in separate incidents of house collapse in Uttar Pradesh in the past 24 hours due to heavy rainfall, police said on Sunday.

Partly cloudy Saturday in Delhi: IMD

 It was a warm Saturday morning in the national capital with the minimum temperature recorded at 29 degrees Celsius, a notch above the season`s average.

UP reels under heatwave conditions

Even as light rain and thundershowers occurred at isolated places over western parts of Uttar Pradesh, the state continued to reel under heatwave conditions.

Dangerous levels of toxins in Delhi's air as heat and dust intensify
Dangerous levels of toxins in Delhi's air as heat and dust intensify

Of late, experts have raised concerns about poor air quality in the national capital. And now, prevailing high temperatures in Delhi have caused a steep rise in ozone levels.

Heat wave continues in Uttar Pradesh; Allahabad hottest at 43.1 deg C

The plains of Uttar Pradesh reeled under sweltering heat on Thursday with weather remaining dry all over the state.

MeT dept official charred to death in house fire

A 46-year-old Meteorological department official was charred to death when his residence in south Delhi's Safdurjung Enclave caught fire here on Friday evening.

Eight aftershocks felt in Bihar in past 24 hours: MET

As many as eight aftershocks were fellt in Bihar in the past 24 hours since a high intensity earthquake measuring 7.9 on the Richter Scale rocked Nepal, a MET official said on Sunday.

Mercury up 12 degrees Celsius in UP in past 48 hours

After a week of pleasant weather and an overcast sky, the fury of summer has finally been unleashed in the state with the mercury rising by 12 degrees Celsius over the past two days -- and the regional Met Office on Monday forecast harsher days ahead.

Mercury in Delhi crosses 32 deg C

Mercury in the national capital continued to rise, with the maximum temperature on Monday breaching the 32 degree Celsius-mark.

Cool Saturday morning in Delhi

It was a nippy morning here on Saturday with the minimum temperature settling a notch below the season`s average at 14.2 degrees Celsius.

Rainy Sunday in Delhi

Delhiites woke up to a rainy Sunday morning. The Met Office has forecast more rainfall in the day.

Moderate to heavy snowfall forecast in Kashmir Valley

Kashmir valley will receive moderate to heavy snowfall during the next 48 hours, the local Met office said here Tuesday.

North India enjoys warm day; cold stays in Kashmir, Himachal

Cold wave abated in most parts of Northern India on Saturday even as mercury continued to hover around the freezing point in hills of Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh and Kashmir.

Muzaffarnagar coldest in UP at 1.4 degrees

Weather mainly remained dry in Uttar Pradesh with Muzaffarnagar recorded as the coldest part in the state with minimum temperature at 1.4 degrees Celsius.

Cyclone Nilofar to have mild affect in Rajasthan: MeT

Cyclone Nilofar, developing in the Arabian Sea, would have mild affect in Rajasthan's border districts of Barmer, Jalore and Jodhpur on its arrival later this week, a MeT official said on Tuesday.

NE monsoon sets in; heavy rains predicted in next 24 hrs

The North East Monsoon on Saturday set in over South India, bringing its first spell of rains and the MeT department has predicted heavy to very heavy rainfall in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Kerala in the next 24 hours.

MeT forecasts heavy rainfall in Odisha

Pounded by heavy rains in the past couple of days, Odisha is unlikely to get any respite soon as heavy rainfall coupled with gusty winds has been forecast in some places till tomorrow.

Heavy rains unlikely in J&K over next 3 days: Met dept

There is no possibility of heavy rains in Jammu and Kashmir over the next three days, the MET department said on Monday as rescuers stepped up efforts to save people marooned by the devastating floods in the state.