Heat wave

'Extreme heat reduction urgently needed to prevent unnecessary deaths'

According to a new Global Burden of Disease modelling study, also published in The Lancet, more than 356,000 deaths in 2019 were related to heat and that number is expected to grow as temperatures rise worldwide.

Aug 24, 2021, 14:45 PM IST

Wildfire guts town in Canada, more than 1,000 people evacuated

More than 1,000 people in and around Lytton, in central British Columbia, were evacuated late on Wednesday after the fast-moving fire engulfed the community, catching residents by surprise.

Jul 02, 2021, 12:37 PM IST

DNA: Whole world is suffering due to scorching heat

Normally by the end of June every year, monsoon rains start and people all over North India get relief from heatwaves. But this time the wait for monsoon rains in North India is getting longer. In fact, not only India but several parts of the world are suffering because of the soaring temperature.

Jun 30, 2021, 23:46 PM IST

Canada weather: Record heat forces British Columbia to shut schools, universities

Lytton, a town in central British Columbia roughly 200km (124 miles) north of Vancouver, reported a temperature of 46.6°C on Sunday. 

Jun 30, 2021, 13:08 PM IST

Rajasthan: Heat wave alert for next 2 days as state reels under scorching sun

Rajasthan is reeling under scorching heat with the maximum temperature recorded above 45 degrees Celsius in some districts of the state on Friday (May 28).

May 28, 2021, 16:54 PM IST

Heat wave in Odisha forces government to revise school timings for THESE classes

Odisha’s School and Mass Education Department on Saturday (February 27) issued guidelines to reschedule school timings to tackle the heat wave conditions. The timings of offline sessions for classes 9 to 12 have been changed. 

Feb 27, 2021, 23:20 PM IST

Temperature in Delhi crosses 46-degree Celsius; monsoon to reach soon

Delhi on Thursday (June 18, 2020) continued to scorch under stifling heat with the mercury crossing the 46 degrees Celsius-mark in some parts. The weather stations at Ayanagar recorded the maximum temperature at 46.4 degrees Celsius in the city.

Jun 19, 2020, 08:48 AM IST

RED ALERT: Why is it so hot despite the lockdown?

Watch the ground report to know why is it so hot despite the lockdown?

May 27, 2020, 16:32 PM IST

Heatwave to intensify in North India; temperature to cross 45 degrees in Delhi

The Northern part of India will continue to feel the scorching sun till May 29 as the temperature is likely to be above 45 degrees Celsius for the next few days, said the India Meteorological Department (IMD).

May 25, 2020, 11:19 AM IST

Heat wave in parts of Delhi, mercury likely to touch 46 degrees celsius-mark

Delhi on Saturday (May 23, 2020) recorded the hottest day with temperature crossing 45-degree celsius-mark as per the India Meteorological Department. The weather department also predicted that the temperature may go upto 46 degrees celsius and there will be no rain in the Delhi-NCR region until May 28. 

May 23, 2020, 14:25 PM IST

How to keep your house cool during summers – Here are some tricks and tips

The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) of India has pointed out some tricks and tips that will let you face the extreme summers with ease.

May 06, 2020, 14:18 PM IST

India may have witnessed worst-ever summer

Last week, 11 of the 15 hottest places in the world were located in India, the rest were in neighbouring Pakistan, a weather monitoring website reported.

Jun 12, 2019, 12:48 PM IST

Monsoon likely to set in over Kerala during next 24 hours, says IMD

An orange alert has been issued in Kerala by the State Disaster Management Authority.

Jun 07, 2019, 15:42 PM IST

IMD predicts further delay in Monsoon, to arrive in Kerala on June 8

The IMD has predicted heavy to very heavy rainfall in northeast in next five days.

Jun 05, 2019, 15:38 PM IST

Severe heatwave to continue for next two days

Intense heatwave gripped several parts of the country on Sunday, with mercury clocking 48.9 degrees Celsius in Churu, Rajasthan, where one person succumbed to the extreme temperature. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 03, 2019, 13:28 PM IST

Heatwave to continue for next 2 days, subside gradually: IMD

Intense heatwave gripped several parts of the country on Sunday, with mercury clocking 48.9 degrees Celsius in Churu, Rajasthan, where one person succumbed to the extreme temperature. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 03, 2019, 11:48 AM IST

Severe heatwave to remain for next two days

Severe heatwave conditions are likely to continue over most parts of Northwest, Central India for at least the next two days, the India Meteorological Department said on Sunday. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 03, 2019, 10:24 AM IST

Severe heat wave to remain for next two days, Rajasthan's Churu hottest at 49 degree Celsius

Churu in Rajasthan on Sunday recorded a high of almost 49 degrees Celsius with the Met department predicted no respite for the next two days. 

Jun 03, 2019, 08:38 AM IST

Top 5 Agendas: Watch top 5 stories of the day

This segment of Zee News brings top 5 news stories of the day. Watch this video to know the latest updated news headlines.

Jun 02, 2019, 10:02 AM IST

Severe heat wave wreaks havoc in Delhi

The national capital sweltered under the hottest day of the season, with the mercury rising to 47 degrees Celsius in some areas.

Jun 01, 2019, 18:22 PM IST