Delhi: Overcast conditions prevail, temperatures drop

 Overcast conditions today offered relief to Delhiites and led the maximum and minimum temperatures to settle within comfortable levels.

Hot, humid Tuesday morning in Delhi

 It was a hot and humid Tuesday morning here with the minimum temperature recorded at 24.6 degrees Celsius, the Met office said.

Delhi sees light rain on Eid day, Sunday to be wet too

 Light rainfall on Saturday brought relief to residents of the national capital as the maximum temperature settled down at 33.7 degrees Celsius, average for the season. The Met office forecast similar weather Sunday.

Delhi may witness rain, thunderstorm today

Delhi residents woke up to partly cloudy skies Thursday morning even as minimum temperature settled at 29.2 degrees Celsius, three notches above season's average.

Amarnath Yatra resumes as weather improves

 The annual Amarnath Yatra Hindu pilgrimage resumed on Tuesday as the weather improved, police said.

Typhoon lashes China after more than a million people evacuated

One of the most powerful typhoons to strike eastern China in decades disrupted air, rail and sea transport on Saturday after forcing the evacuation of more than a million people from the provinces of Zhejiang and Jiangsu, state media reported.

Light rain in Delhi, more expected on Thursday

 Light showers occurred in some parts of the national capital on Wednesday, brining relief from the humid weather. The Met office said the city will get more rain on Thursday.

Weather frequently portrayed in pop music: Study
Weather frequently portrayed in pop music: Study

Weather is frequently portrayed in popular music, with songs often referring to sun and rain, according to a new study which also found that Bob Dylan has written or sung more songs about weather than any other artist.

Tropical Storm Linfa brings floods to northern Philippines

Floods inundated towns in the northern Philippines as Tropical Storm Linfa struck the northern edge of the archipelago, where relief agencies were braced for disaster on Sunday.

Beware of infectious diseases during rainy season!

Many of us fall ill during the rainy season mostly due to sudden weather change causing fluctuation in body temperature. So beware of the infectious diseases during rainy season.

Heatwave in Pakistan claims 26 more, toll nears 1,300

 Twenty six people died on Sunday of high temperatures in Pakistan's Karachi, taking the death toll to around 1,300 as residents grappled with the week-long heatwave that has crippled life and overwhelmed the healthcare system.

Hot weather prevails in Haryana and Punjab

 Hot weather conditions prevailed in most parts of Haryana and Punjab on Saturday, even as few areas in the states received rainfall.

Heatwave kills 45 in Pakistan`s Karachi

A heatwave has killed at least 45 people in Pakistan`s largest city of Karachi, officials said Sunday, as residents grapple with frequent power outages and water scarcity during the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan.

Delhi drenched in pre-monsoon showers

 In what may ring music to the residents of the national capital, the MeT office on Sunday confirmed that "pre-monsoon" showers lashed Delhi minutes after the mega International Yoga Day event ended at Rajpath.

Japan orders 5,000 to evacuate after heavy rain

Almost 5,000 people have been told to evacuate after torrential rain triggered landslides and flooding in Southern Japan.

Cloudy sky offers little relief to Delhiites from heat

 Overcast conditions on Tuesday offered little relief to Delhiites reeling under hot and humid conditions even as the mercury settled at 42.4 degrees Celsius.

Monsoon sets in over Karnataka
Monsoon sets in over Karnataka

The southwest monsoon has set in over Karnataka, the Met Office said on Saturday.

Dust storms likely in Delhi, mercury to settle below 40 degrees

It was sunny morning with minimum temperature settling at 25.8 degree Celsius, two notches below normal for this time of the season.

Dust storms likely in Delhi today

Delhiites woke up to a balmy morning on Friday with the minimum temperature settling at 26 degrees Celsius, two notches above normal.

Monsoon to be deficient this year: Harsh Vardhan

 Already hit by an agrarian crisis and farmer suicides, there was more bad news for the country with predictions of a "deficient" monsoon this year, raising fears of a drought.