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With Mercury out of retrogression from today, Dr Sundeep Kochar explains what impact it will have on you

Mercury’s backward tour conveniently becomes a stooge whenever things start going haywire during this period. 

Mar 29, 2019, 14:15 PM IST

Scientists map Mercury's glacier formation

Mercury does not have an atmosphere that produces snow or ice that could account for glaciers at the poles.


Dec 31, 2018, 14:04 PM IST

Mercury drops in Uttarakhand after fresh snowfall

The state capital Dehradun has also witnessed increase in cold weather conditions in the past 24-hours but a sunny day has saved people from the bite of the increasing cold. 

Dec 11, 2018, 08:40 AM IST

Prabhudheva not dancing in ‘Mercury', says director

Director Karthik Subbaraj says iconic dancer-actor-filmmaker Prabhudheva will not be seen dancing in their film 'Mercury'.

Mar 29, 2018, 17:34 PM IST

Astronomers discover hot Earth-sized planet outside our solar system

K2-229b is 20 percent larger than Earth but has a mass 2.6 times greater -- and a dayside temperature of over 2000 degrees Celsius.

Mar 28, 2018, 15:30 PM IST

Prabhudheva-starrer Mercury to have its world premiere in Los Angeles

The 16th edition of the annual festival will take place between April 11-15 here.


Mar 28, 2018, 13:32 PM IST

Prabhudheva promises thrilling experience with 'Mercury'

Directed by Karthik Subbaraj, the film stars Sananth, Deepak and Remya Nambeesan. Karthik is bankrolling the project under his home banner Stone Bench Films. The film, releasing on April 13, has music by Santhosh Narayanan.

Mar 22, 2018, 19:31 PM IST

Prabhudheva’s spooky avatar in Mercury teaser will send shivers down your spine – Watch

Subbaraj, who has written the film and the screenplay, took to Twitter Wednesday to share the teaser of the film on Wednesday.

Mar 08, 2018, 08:10 AM IST

Scientists discover enormous reserves of mercury in permafrost

Permafrost is a thick subsurface layer of soil that remains below freezing point throughout the year, occurring chiefly in polar regions.

Feb 06, 2018, 18:14 PM IST

Changes in Mercury's orbit reveal how the Sun is losing mass as it ages

For long, scientists have studied Mercury's motion, and have also charted a road map of Mercury's orbit, called "ephemeris" to study its closest point to the Sun and its farthest point from the Sun.

Jan 23, 2018, 19:06 PM IST

Success always gives happiness: Prabhudheva

Filmmaker-choreographer and actor Prabhudheva says success gives happiness but also brings a lot of pressure for doing better.

Jan 12, 2018, 17:26 PM IST

Mercury's hot surface has much more ice than thought, says study

The study found three new craters near Mercury's north pole that appear to harbour large surface ice deposits.

Sep 20, 2017, 13:35 PM IST

Kerala Sabarimala temple's gold-coated flag damaged; three held

The 10-day festival at the Sabarimala temple is scheduled to begin on June 28. The shrine will be closed on July 7 after the ‘aarattu’ ritual.

Jun 26, 2017, 09:52 AM IST

Prabhudheva thrilled about starring in silent film 'Mercury'

Directed by Karthik Subbaraj, the film stars Sananth, Deepak and Remya Nambeesan. The film's shooting has already been wrapped up and it's gearing up for release soon.

Jun 25, 2017, 16:45 PM IST

Oral health: Watch out for the mercury in your mouth

The World Health Organisation (WHO) considers mercury as one of the top 10 chemicals or groups of chemicals of major public health concern.

Apr 24, 2017, 09:03 AM IST

Mercury crosses 44 degrees celsius in Delhi

The national capital today continued to reel under an intense heatwave with the mercury crossing the 44-degree Celsius mark.

Apr 20, 2017, 20:48 PM IST

Mercury crosses 40 deg C at many places, Jaisalmer sizzles at 45.6 deg C

The Mercury rose in many parts of northern India and hovered around the 40 degrees Celsius mark as Odisha continued to sizzle and normal life was affected in Rajasthan due to heat wave in parts of the state.

Apr 14, 2017, 21:40 PM IST

Mercury touches 44 deg C, Odisha sizzles under intense heat

At least 13 places in the state recorded temperature above 40 degrees Celsius.

Mar 31, 2017, 21:04 PM IST

Delhi records coldest March day in decade

The mercury dropped in the northern plains with the national capital recording the coldest day in the month of March in a decade today.

Mar 15, 2017, 00:21 AM IST

Night temperatures rise across Kashmir, Ladakh

There was huge improvement in the night temperature across Kashmir division, including Ladakh region, even as some places in the Valley received rains overnight.

Feb 17, 2017, 12:32 PM IST