Scientists to decode the mystery of night-time thunderstorms

Armed with more than 100 scientific instruments, researchers from across North America are set to spend six weeks this summer probing night-time thunderstorms that mysteriously form without a prod from the sun's heat.

Rainstorms hit northeast, normal life

Seasonal cyclonic rains and thunderstorms have hit northeastern states damaging houses and disrupting power supply and transport, officials said on Friday.

Rainstorms hit Indian northeast, normal life

Seasonal cyclonic rains and thunderstorms have hit northeastern states damaging houses and disrupting power supply and transport, officials said on Friday.

ICC World Cup 2015: Weather might play spoilsport in India-Bangladesh clash
ICC World Cup 2015: Weather might play spoilsport in India-Bangladesh clash

There is a high probability of rain or thunderstorm interrupting the cricket World Cup quarter-final between India and Bangladesh at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Thursday, says the weather office.

Eerie alignment of Venus, Mars, Moon sparks apocalypse fears

 The sky was graced with a spectacular trio recently, as Venus, Mars and the Moon gathered near the western horizon, however according to ancient mythology the eerie phenomenon could have a darker and more sinister purpose.

More storms likely in Australia's Queensland state Thursday

People in southeast Queensland in Australia may have to brace themselves for more turbulent weather Thursday, with thunderstorms being forecast in Brisbane.

After rains and thunderstorms mercury dips in Himachal

Cold wave conditions revived in mid and higher hills of Himachal Pradesh as several areas of the state were lashed by thunderstorm, accompanied by rains causing sharp fall in mercury.

Rains lashes HP, mercury stays below normal

The mercury stayed below normal at most places in Himachal Pradesh as several areas were lashed by rains and thunderstorm.

Thunderstorms shuffle through south-central US

Storms shuffled through parts of the south-central United States again on Tuesday, bringing more heavy rain.

Earth sees about 760 thunderstorms every hour: Scientists

About 760 thunderstorms hit the Earth every hour, scientists have calculated.

Misty morning in Delhi, thunderstorms likely

It was a misty morning in the national capital on Monday, but weather officials forecast thunder showers towards the evening.

57 killed as thunderstorms lash northern India

Dust storm and heavy rains claimed
34 more lives in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar, taking the death
toll in the two states to 57 Saturday.