Rain, thunderstorms lash Delhi, flight operations likely to be affected

The national capital woke up to rainy morning as moderate to heavy rains lashed parts of the city on Sunday (January 3) morning. 

Jan 03, 2021, 09:21 AM IST

IMD warns of 'insane' cold wave across north India, predicts rains, thunderstorm in these 6 states

The weather department has predicted cold wave to severe cold wave conditions over Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and West Madhya Pradesh.

Jan 01, 2021, 09:20 AM IST

Strawberry farmers feel ‘lockdown’ heat as season set to end

COVID-19 is also affecting fruits and vegetables crops amid lockdown. The strawberry crop is also feeling the heat as farmers are not able to take the fruit to the ‘mandis’ due to the lockdown. According to a farmer, they started seed sowing in the month of October which continues to grow till May but due to the lockdown and the hailstorm they are incurring loss. Strawberry farmers are destroying their crops over a lack of demand and the distortion of the supply chain due to lockdown. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has extended the nationwide lockdown till May 03 to curb the spread of COVID-19. Uttar Pradesh has 1509 COVDI-19 positive cases and the dread virus has claimed 21 lives in the state.

Apr 24, 2020, 12:54 PM IST

Hailstorm leaves 4,200 people homeless in Tripura

Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb along with officials visited the worst-hit Sepahajala district on Thursday.

Apr 24, 2020, 12:52 PM IST

Delhi-NCR likely to receive rain, hailstorm; temperature dips

The Delhi - NCR region is likely to receive rainfall accompanied by hailstorm on Monday (April 20, 2020) due to the Western disturbance said weather forecast. Due to rain and strong wind in the region for the last few days, the temperature in Delhi-NCR region dipped continuously. 

Apr 20, 2020, 10:09 AM IST

Heavy rainfall along with hailstones in many areas of Delhi, sky gets dark!

Torrential rains were seen in many parts of Delhi later this afternoon. Roads were also covered with hailstones. Hailstorm accompanied by hailstones inundated roads in some parts of the capital, disrupting traffic.

Mar 14, 2020, 15:48 PM IST

Watch Satte Pe Satta, 5th October, 2019

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Oct 05, 2019, 14:18 PM IST

Deshhit: Thick blanket of hail leaves Delhi leaves

Delhi, looked like a snowy town as the roads and highways were covered in hailstones. It was after nearly a decade that Delhi and neighbouring areas saw such heavy hailstorm that accompanied the evening rain.

Feb 08, 2019, 21:32 PM IST

Hailstorm in Noida, winter rains lash NCR

Hailstorms hit several parts of Delhi and its adjacent areas. Excited people took to social media to share pictures of roads covered with hail. Take a look.

Feb 08, 2019, 00:44 AM IST

Hailstorm, heavy rainfall lash Delhi; 38 flights diverted

Heavy rains and hailstrom accompanied by strong winds lashed the national capital Thursday, bringing the mercury down by four to five notches and causing several flights to be diverted to nearby cities.

Feb 07, 2019, 23:23 PM IST

Watch: Delhi-NCR turns 'white' after hail storm, heavy rains

Heavy rains accompanied with hailstorm hit several parts of the national capital and its neighbourhood regions including Noida on Thursday evening.

Feb 07, 2019, 19:46 PM IST

Rains batter Andhra village amid heavy rush at temple, 4 killed; Chandrababu Naidu safe

As part of Ram Navami celebrations, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu and scores of devotees had gathered to witness 'Srirama Kalyanam'.

Mar 31, 2018, 10:05 AM IST

Rain-hit farmers in Manipur face staggering losses

Farmers in some northeastern states are suffering as the torrential rain and hailstorm in the past four days have destroyed crops, causing them staggering losses.

Apr 02, 2017, 15:53 PM IST

2 killed in Manipur rains

 Two people were killed due to torrential rains in Manipur, police said on Friday.

Mar 31, 2017, 14:32 PM IST

China tornado, hailstorm toll rises to 99, at least 840 injured

The death toll from a fierce tornado and hailstorm in China`s Jiangsu province rose to 99, with 846 others injured, officials said on Sunday.

Jun 26, 2016, 12:56 PM IST

Heatwave grips east, central and peninsular India; many dead in Assam, Arunachal Pradesh due to cyclone, hailstorm

As heat wave conditions continued unabated in many parts of India, seven more people died in Odisha and Telangana due to sunstroke whereas Assam and Arunachal Pradesh were hit by a sever cyclone followed by hailstorms on Friday.

Apr 30, 2016, 03:20 AM IST

Hundreds of houses, 20 govt buildings destroyed in squall in Mizoram

Creating a havoc across the state for past several days, pre-monsoon rains, accompanied by squall and hailstorm have destroyed hundreds of private houses and 20 government buildings in Mizoram, state disaster management officials said on Sunday.

Apr 18, 2016, 00:30 AM IST

Houses damaged by massive hailstorm in Mizoram

Except for ten houses, all the houses in Mizoram-Myanmar border Lungphunlian hamlet, which had 78 houses were heavily damaged by massive hailstorm that hit the north eastern parts of the state last evening.

Apr 06, 2016, 11:23 AM IST

Rahul Gandhi raises issue of farmers hit by rains; govt assures help

Hours after Rahul Gandhi sought urgent steps to help farmers hit by rains and hailstorm, the government on Monday assured necessary action after getting reports from the affected states.

Mar 14, 2016, 19:08 PM IST

DNA: White emergency in US due to snowzilla; heavy snowfall hits China

Incredible cold has caused the declaration of white emergency in USA and China.

Jan 25, 2016, 23:12 PM IST