Despite isolated showers, Punjab, Haryana continue to sizzle

Despite isolated showers in some pockets on Sunday, most parts of Punjab and Haryana continued to suffer under sultry weather conditions.

Heavy rains lash Delhi, NCR; respite from heat, humidity

Reeling under scorching heat, Delhiites heaved a sigh of relief on Sunday as heavy rains hit several parts of the city and its nearby areas.

Heavy rains batter Kerala, claim two lives

Two women were killed in separate rain-related incidents as heavy rains lashed several parts of Kerala, police said Thursday.

Temporary respite from heat in North, Delhi remains below 40 deg C

The maximum temperature on Sunday dropped slightly giving a temporary respite to the people from sweltering heat sweeping Haryana, Punjab and the Union territory of Chandigarh for the past few days; while Delhi for the second day stayed below 40 degree Celsius giving reprieve to the people who bore the brunt of heat wave last week.

Dust storm kills at least 27 in Uttar Pradesh

At least 27 persons were killed and more than 30 injured in a strong dust storm that lashed Uttar Pradesh, district officials said.

Rains, high speed wind can clear smog: CPCB

With the thick blanket of smog engulfing the national capital, the Central Pollution Control Board Wednesday said rains and high speed wind can clear the pollutants in the air and increase visibility.

Forecast on Phailin was "more or less" accurate: IMD

Despite international agencies predicting Phailin as a `super cyclone`, the Indian Meteorological Department stuck to its stand that its intensity would be modest than the one witnessed by Odisha in 1999, and on Sunday it said its forecast was "more or less" accurate.

One-third of country received excess rainfall: IMD

One-third of the country received excess rainfall this year during Monsoon which has withdrawn from the northern and western parts.

Heavy to very heavy rains likely in Odisha: MeT dept

Heavy to very heavy rainfall is likely in some places in Odisha over the coming two days, weather officials said on Thursday.

Delhi shivers at 2.9 degrees

The capital got no respite from the bitter cold as the minimum temperature on Saturday settled at 2.9 degrees Celsius.

Himachal shivers due to fresh bout of snowfall

A fresh bout of snowfall in higher parts of Himachal Pradesh pushed temperature to several notches below freezing point while other parts of the state remained covered under cloud.

Bright, sunny Tuesday in Delhi

The capital woke up to a bright, sunny Tuesday with the minimum temperature settling a notch below normal at 26.8 degrees Celsius.

Tremor alert: Beach road closed for traffic

All the schools were declared
holiday in the afternoon on Wednesday as a precautionary measure
following reports of tremors.

People asked to stay away from coasts: Met Dept

The Meteorological Department on Wednesday sought to play down the possible danger triggered by a massive quake in Indonesia.

Muggy morning in Delhi, rains likely

Overnight showers followed by a sunny on Wednesday morning ensured a muggy start today for Delhiites but the Met office forecast rains later in the day.