Rain king Alexander Levy crowned Portugal champion after two rounds
Rain king Alexander Levy crowned Portugal champion after two rounds

France`s Alexander Levy claimed a second career title on Sunday when he won the Portugal Masters after the third and final round had to be abandoned due to heavy rain in Vilamoura.

Four killed, six injured in lightning strike in Chhattisgarh

Four persons, including a minor, were killed and six others injured when they were struck by lightning in Chhattisgarh`s Janjgir-Champa district, police said on Sunday.

Lightning kills boy in East Singhbhum

A ten-year-old boy died today after being struck by lightning in Baharagora, about 90 kms from here, under Ghatsila sub-division even as intense heat wave continued to prevail in Jamshedpur.

Ten killed in lightning strike in Bihar

Lightning claimed ten lives and injured several others when a thunderstorm swept the north-eastern part of Bihar early on Saturday.

12 killed, 28 injured by lightning in West Bengal

Twelve persons were killed and 28 others were injured in four districts of West Bengal after lightning struck them during heavy pre-monsoon rains which lashed the state on Saturday, official sources said.

Solar winds increase lightning strikes on earth: Study

A new study suggests that lightning on earth is triggered by energy particles from the Sun.

Lightning kills four in Bihar

Four people were killed and eight injured Tuesday in Bihar when lightning struck them, officials said.

We discussed taking players off due to lightning: Broad

England cricket captain Stuart Broad said he and New Zealand counterpart Brendon McCullum considered taking their players off the field due to fears they could be struck by lightning in their World Twenty20 clash on Saturday.

Venezuelan region wins Guinness record for lightning

It turns out there is a Guinness record for the place with the most lightning, and an area of Venezuela with 20,000 flashes of it per hour has won.

Lightning kills five in Odisha

At least five people were killed and four injured in separate incidents of lightning strikes in Odisha, an official said Saturday.

Lightning kills 6 in Bihar

At least six people, including five women, were killed on Thursday in Bihar`s Aurangabad district after being struck by lightning, an official said.

Light to moderate rains lash Rajasthan, lightning kills three

Light to moderate rainfall on Saturday occurred at various places in Rajasthan, where lightning claimed lives of three women in Bharatpur district, and left two others injured.

Lightning kills five in Uttar Pradesh

Five people, including two children, were killed after being hit by lightning in Uttar Pradesh late Wednesday, police said.

Five dead after being struck by lightning in Bihar

Five persons died due to lightning in Bisenpur Beri village of Bihar`s Samastipur district on Thursday, an official said.

Two dead in lightning in Uttar Pradesh

Two persons were killed and five injured after being struck by lightning in separate incidents in the city, official sources said on Wednesday.

Lightning kills 27 in Bihar

At least 27 people, including women and children, have been killed in lightning strikes across Bihar in the past 24 hours, an official said on Wednesday.

Four killed in lightning in separate incidents

Four persons were killed after lightning struck them in separate incidents in the city, official sources said on Tuesday.

Four children among 5 struck dead by lightning in Bengal

Five persons, including four children, died after being hit by lightning during a thundershower at Chancold in Malda district, the police said on Monday.

Eight die due to lightning in different Odisha districts

At least eight people, including three women and a school student, were killed after being struck by lightning in Odisha, police said today.

German tourist killed by lightning in Kerala

A 52-year-old German national was struck dead by lightning while he was on a stroll at the beach at Chowwara, police said on Wednesday.