March was hottest worldwide since 1880: US

Last month was the hottest March worldwide since record keeping began in 1880, and the first three months of 2015 also set a new heat record, US government scientists said on Friday.

Typhoon Maysak downgraded as it hits Philippines
Typhoon Maysak downgraded as it hits Philippines

Typhoon Maysak was downgraded to a tropical depression and made landfall in the Philippines Sunday, forecasters said, easing fears after thousands of residents were evacuated from remote coastal communities to avoid potentially dangerous storm surge.

Overcast conditions prevail in Delhi

 Overcast conditions prevailed throughout the day on Friday in Delhi after overnight rains brought down temperatures significantly.

Sunny Wednesday morning in Delhi

It was a sunny Wednesday morning in the national capital with the minimum temperature settling at 18.4 degrees Celsius, normal for this time of the season.

Cloudy day ahead in Delhi on Monday

 It was a partly cloudy morning on Monday in the national capital with the minimum temperature recorded at 20.3 degrees Celsius, two notches above the season's average.

Overcast conditions in Delhi, rain likely on Monday

 Overcast conditions prevailed in the national capital today even as some parts of the city recorded light rainfall.

Cloudy Sunday in Delhi

 It was a partly cloudy morning on Sunday in the national capital with the minimum temperature recorded at 20.3 degrees Celsius, two notches above the season's average.

Prolonged weakening of Atlantic Ocean overturning caused by global warming can impact weather
Prolonged weakening of Atlantic Ocean overturning caused by global warming can impact weather

Researchers have revealed that continuous slowdown of the Gulf Stream system, which has been caused by the man-made global warming, can have a negative impact on the marine ecosystems and sea level as well as weather systems in the US and Europe.

Maximum temperature settles at 31.7 degress Celsius in Delhi

 Temperatures in the national capital today signalled the oncoming summer as the maximum touched 31.7 degrees Celsius and the minimum was recorded at a notch above the normal.

Mercury rises in lower hills in Himachal Pradesh

 The mid and lower hills in the state saw a significant change in weather with mercury soaring to 31 degrees at Una, 4.5 degrees above normal, even as the tribal areas and other higher hills had little respite from biting cold wave conditions.

Delhi experiences warm Sunday

 It was a sunny Sunday morning in the national capital and the minimum temperature was recorded at 18.2 degrees Celsius, slightly above the season's average.

Himachal continues to reel under sub-zero temperatures

 The tribal areas and higher hills of Himachal Pradesh continued to reel under sub-zero temperatures even as cold wave abated in mid and lower hills of the state due to dry weather during the past two days.

Spring brings New York snow storm

New York welcomed the first day of spring Friday with a snow storm that could dump up to six inches (15 centimeters) in parts of the northeastern United States.

Fresh spell of rains in Delhi

 People in the national capital came out to enjoy a cool evening today as a fresh spell of rain brought down the day temperature.

Vanuatu president appeals for 'lending hand' after Pacific cyclone

The president of Vanuatu appealed for international assistance on Saturday after his island nation was hit by a terrifying tropical cyclone in what may be one of the region`s worst weather disasters.

Britain donates £2 million to cyclone-struck Vanuatu

Britain will donate £2 million (2.8 million euros, $2.9 million) to help Vanuatu recover from a cyclone that slammed into the South Pacific island nation, a minister announced Saturday.

Delhi sees cloudy Saturday, light rain likely Sunday

 It was a cloudy weekend in Delhi on Saturday with maximum temperature being recorded one notch below season`s average at 27.3 degrees Celsius. The met department has forecast light showers on Sunday.

Nippy morning in Delhi

It was a nippy Wednesday morning here with the minimum temperature recorded at 10.7 degrees Celsius, two notches below the season's average.

Weather set to improve in Jammu and Kashmir

The weather is likely to improve from Tuesday in Jammu and Kashmir as rail, road and air traffic continued to be affected for the second consecutive day due to heavy snowfall and poor visibility.

Nippy and cloudy Tuesday in Delhi

 It was a nippy Tuesday morning in the capital and a light mist enveloped the city.