North India

North India reels under intense cold, fog hits rail traffic

Intense cold wave conditions swept across large swathes of north India on Saturday with the weather remaining mostly dry even as fog disrupted rail traffic in a few areas.

Jan 10, 2015, 19:52 PM IST

Cold wave sweeps across north India, 1 dies in UP

Intense cold wave on Wednesday swept across large parts of north India, including Uttar Pradesh where a sexagenarian died, with the weather remaining dry even as fog disrupted road and rail traffic in a few areas.

Jan 07, 2015, 19:33 PM IST

Cold wave returns in north India, Gulmarg witnesses fresh spell of snowfall

Cold wave was back in vast swathes of north India on Monday bringing down minimum temperatures after two days of relief provided by rain.

Jan 05, 2015, 21:50 PM IST

Rains keep cold wave at bay in north India, snow-covered Rohtang Pass shut for traffic

Scattered rains continued in some parts of north India giving respite to the people from the intense cold wave conditions even as the mercury dipped by a few notches in the Kashmir Valley after a short breather.

Jan 04, 2015, 14:13 PM IST

Rains bring respite from piercing cold wave in north India

There was some respite from biting cold wave conditions in vast swathes of north India on Saturday as mild rains and heavily overcast skies pushed up minimum temperatures by several notches, even as parts of Himachal Pradesh shivered following a fresh spell of snowfall.

Jan 03, 2015, 21:07 PM IST

Mild rains add to winter chill in north India

Mild rains in vast swathes of north India on Friday brought down day temperatures substantially while a fresh bout of snowfall occurred in hills of Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand, further intensifying the cold wave conditions.

Jan 02, 2015, 21:24 PM IST launches fog impact predictor

In order to help innumerable railway passengers who get harassed due to the inordinate delays due to fog in winters, has launched a fog warning feature in the app.

Jan 02, 2015, 17:33 PM IST

Slight respite from biting cold in north on New Year

 The New Year brought slight respite from the biting cold wave conditions prevailing in north India for the past few days, even though fog continued to disrupt road and rail traffic.

Jan 01, 2015, 19:31 PM IST

Mercury rises slightly in north but cold wave persists, 3 die in UP

Intense cold wave on Tuesday continued to sweep across north India, including Uttar Pradesh where at least three persons died, with dense fog severely affecting road, rail and air traffic, even though night temperatures went up marginally in several places.

Dec 30, 2014, 19:41 PM IST

North India reels under dense fog, intense cold

Temperatures in many parts of Jammu and Kashmir went below the freezing point, while cities like Ludhiana in the plains were colder than Shimla.

Dec 30, 2014, 10:32 AM IST

Dense fog engulfs capital; several flights, trains delayed

The national capital was engulfed by dense fog on Tuesday morning, delaying flights and disrupting rail traffic.

Dec 30, 2014, 09:29 AM IST

Cold wave intensifies in North India

A dense blanket of fog enveloped the entire North affecting schedule of at least 70 trains and hitting road traffic adversely.

Dec 29, 2014, 11:51 AM IST

No respite from cold wave in north; two die in Haryana

Piercing cold wave conditions continued unabated across North India on Friday with the mercury dipping substantially in Haryana, where two persons died of cold, even as thick cover of fog severely affected road and rail traffic.

Dec 26, 2014, 20:38 PM IST

Biting cold, dense fog claim 12 lives in North India

Intense cold wave swept across North India on Thursday and, coupled with dense fog, affected normal life across the region and led to the death of 12 persons - nine in Uttar Pradesh and three in Punjab.

Dec 25, 2014, 20:46 PM IST

Intense cold, dense fog prevail in North India; 10 killed

Intense cold conditions continued unabated in the northern region disrupting transport services on Wednesday as mercury dropped by several notches and fog enveloped most parts, causing poor visibility and resulting in death of 10 people in road accidents.

Dec 24, 2014, 20:44 PM IST

Severe cold, fog add to winter chill in North India, life hit

North Indian continues to reel under severe cold conditions and adding to the winter chill is the dense fog, which has restricted vehicular movement and thrown normal life out of gear.

Dec 24, 2014, 11:31 AM IST

Delhi records season's coldest day at 4.6 degree Celsius

Delhi recorded season's coldest day with minimum temperature of 4.6 degree celsius and maximum 15 degree celsius.

Dec 22, 2014, 09:46 AM IST

North India shivers with extreme cold; several flights, trains delayed

Cold wave conditions prevailed in North India with heavy snowfall continued in higher reaches leading to chilly conditions.

Dec 22, 2014, 09:40 AM IST

Dense fog engulfs Delhi, disrupts normal life

Wintry conditions intensified in the national capital as the minimum temperature was recorded at 4.2 degrees Celsius.

Dec 22, 2014, 09:11 AM IST

Delhi shivers; dense fog delays flights, trains

A thick blanket of fog on Monday continued to envelope Delhi as air, rail, and road traffic remained adversely affected.

Dec 22, 2014, 08:50 AM IST