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Thunderstorms kill 38, injure several more across Bihar, Jharkhand and UP

Thunderstorms kill 38, injure several more across Bihar, Jharkhand and UP

Local officials across the three states have been put on high alert with IMD suggesting more thunderstorms for this week.

May 29, 2018, 11:29 AM IST
IMD issues warning of storm, squall in north and east India on Wednesday

IMD issues warning of storm, squall in north and east India on Wednesday

Dust storms, rain and thunder lashed parts of northern India on Tuesday, uprooting trees and blowing the roofs off homes in Himachal Pradesh's Shimla district.

May 08, 2018, 23:11 PM IST
IMD issues thunderstorm, squall warnings for many states

IMD issues thunderstorm, squall warnings for many states

Thunderstorms accompanied with squall and hail is very likely at isolated places over Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh and Delhi on Monday. According to the India Meteorological Department warning issued on Monday morning, thunderstorm accompanied with gusty winds will hit isolated places over West Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, West Bengal, Sikkim, Odisha, Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram, Tripura, interior Karnataka and Kerala.

May 07, 2018, 13:18 PM IST
Thunderstorms, squall and heavy rains likely in 13 states, 2 UTs on Monday: IMD

Thunderstorms, squall and heavy rains likely in 13 states, 2 UTs on Monday: IMD

Haryana government has decided to close all government and private schools on May 7 and 8, 2018. 

May 06, 2018, 22:24 PM IST
Thunderstorms to continue in northern India, heavy rain to stay over the east: IMD

Thunderstorms to continue in northern India, heavy rain to stay over the east: IMD

Vidarbha seems set to return to heatwave conditions after a brief respite.

May 05, 2018, 10:25 AM IST
Thunderstorms to continue across Northern India over the weekend, heavy rain in the East: IMD

Thunderstorms to continue across Northern India over the weekend, heavy rain in the East: IMD

Thunderstorms and strong winds killed over 100 people and injured more than 200 in Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh on Thursday.

May 04, 2018, 12:31 PM IST
Parts of Vidarbha hottest with over 45 degrees C; heat wave to spread: IMD

Parts of Vidarbha hottest with over 45 degrees C; heat wave to spread: IMD

Heat wave conditions set to spread to Delhi, Punjab, Haryana, western Uttar Pradesh, Vidarbha, Rajasthan by Sunday.

Apr 26, 2018, 22:03 PM IST

Thunderstorms, lightning in Gangetic Bengal till on Friday

In Kolkata, there was no rainfall recorded in 24 hours till 8.30 am this morning.

Sep 07, 2017, 18:17 PM IST
Summer rains cool drought-hit Karnataka

Summer rains cool drought-hit Karnataka

"The city received 319 mm rainfall from May 1 to 28, surpassing the previous record of 287.1 mm set in May 1957 and 178 mm in May 2015.

May 29, 2017, 16:54 PM IST

Severe weather creates havoc across Germany

The German news agency dpa reported today that a regional train derailed near Stadtroda in eastern Germany after the tracks were covered by a mudslide late yesterday. 

May 20, 2017, 19:35 PM IST
Barack Obama declares emergency for flooded Louisiana

Barack Obama declares emergency for flooded Louisiana

US President Barack Obama issued Sunday a disaster declaration for flood-devastated Louisiana, where emergency workers have rescued more than 7,000 residents stranded in homes and cars, said the White House.

Aug 15, 2016, 10:01 AM IST

Heavy rain in China kills at least 24, millions evacuated

Heavy rain in China has killed at least 24 people and forced 16 million from their homes, state media reported on Saturday.

Jul 23, 2016, 11:12 AM IST
Even small thunderstorms can cause huge polar cyclones on Saturn

Even small thunderstorms can cause huge polar cyclones on Saturn

Astronomers have recently revealed that minor weather conditions such as thunderstorms can lead to huge cyclones on the surface of Saturn.

Jun 17, 2015, 00:33 AM IST

Rain, thunderstorms likely in Bengal on Monday

Rain and thundershowers are likely to occur at most places in West Bengal, including Kolkata, over the next two days, the met department said on Sunday.

Jun 14, 2015, 23:13 PM IST

Southwest monsoon covers entire Karnataka: Met

Rain and thundershowers are likely to occur at most places in Karnataka as the south-west monsoon advanced further into the remaining parts of north interior Karnataka and covered the entire state, the Met office said on Saturday.

Jun 13, 2015, 17:01 PM IST

Rain, thunderstorms expected in Karnataka

Rain and thunderstorms are likely to occur in most places in Karnataka, the Met Office here said on Wednesday.

Jun 10, 2015, 12:47 PM IST

Sweltering Wednesday in Kolkata, thunderstorms likely in Bengal

 Kolkata had a hot and oppressively humid day on Wednesday, even as the weatherman predicted thunderstorms over the next 48 hours at a couple of places of Gangetic West Bengal, covering the districts in the southern part of the state.

Jun 03, 2015, 22:28 PM IST

Severe weather in Texas sets rain record, leaves 16 dead

Texas prepared for more flooding on Thursday while still reeling from torrential rains that killed at least 16 people, inundated major cities and set a record for the wettest month in the state`s history.

May 28, 2015, 23:37 PM IST

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.

May 21, 2015, 23:25 PM IST

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