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  • Thursday, August, 2020| Today's Market | Current Time: 05:33:59
  • Cold conditions prevail in several parts of North India

    New Delhi : Cold waves swept  several parts of North India and  fog hampered normal life in some areas, claiming 13 lives in Uttar Pradesh. However it was a pleasant day on Saturday in the national capital with the mercury settling at 22.6 degrees Celsius, three notches above the season’s normal. Early morning hours were […]

    Monsoon to cover entire country before 15th July: Met dept

    The India Meteorological Department had on Friday said that monsoon is moving rapidly and is a week ahead of its schedule. The department said that the monsoon will cover the entire country before the slated date of July 15. It added that the country will receive 101 per cent of the long-term average rainfall in […]

    Monsoon brings respite to Kerala, fever outbreak big concern

    The timely onset of the southwest monsoon bringing fairly good rains has come as a great relief to Kerala after it passed through an unusually searing summer that caused a grim drought situation and power crunch. However, the spread of various types of viral fever, including a large number of dengue and a few cumulative […]

    Heat kills three in MP, Nagpur hottest in six decades

    Heat wave conditions sweeping the country worsened, killing three persons in Madhya Pradesh, while Nagpur today witnessed its hottest day in six decades at a sizzling 47.8 degrees Celsius. Sriganganagar in Rajasthan, with a blistering 47.5 degrees Celsius, was hottest place in the country after Nagpur, which recorded the highest temperature in 59 years. Delhi […]

    North India reels under schorching heat wave

    Intense heat wave is sweeping several parts of the country as Delhiites reeled under a scorching 43.2 degrees Celsius on Saturday , the highest temperature for the season yet, and it is likely to get worse in the coming days. The day temperature was four notches above normal while the minimum temperature was recorded at […]

    Heatwave sweeps parts of North India

    Intense heatwave is sweeping north India. In Uttar Pradesh, the day’s maximum temperature is ranging above 40 degrees with Allahabad simmering at 44.8 degrees. Our Correspondent reports, the blazing sun has compelled the people to remain indoors.

    Cyclonic storm ‘Mahasen’ hits Bangladesh coastlines

    The cyclonic storm ‘Mahasen’ Thursday hit Bangladesh’s southern Patuakhali coast with wind speed up to 90 kilometers per hour, killing one person, officials said. “The cyclonic storm ‘Mahasen’ started crossing the coast near Patuakhali (Khapupara). The coast grazing cyclone is likely to move northeasterly direction further and may cross Chittagong-Cox’s Bazar coast by noon of […]

    Cyclone Threatens Mlns in India, Bangladesh, Myanmar

    The Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) said that Tropical Cyclone Mahasen is moving toward India, Bangladesh and Myanmar, and it is expected to land later this week, likely to threaten the lives of millions of people in the three countries, a UN spokesman said on Monday. “OCHA says that a ‘red storm’ […]

    Depression intensifies into cyclonic storm

    A deep depression over the southeast Bay of Bengal moved north-westward on Saturday and intensified into a cyclonic storm ‘Mahasen’, lying 1520 Km south-southeast of Paradip in Odisha. The system would intensify into a severe cyclonic storm in the next 24 hours and move initially northwestwards during next 36 hours and recurve northeastwards towards the […]

    Myanmar issues cyclone warning

    Myanmar’s government, on Saturday warned that a cyclone now forming in the Bay of Bengal could slam into the country’s western coast next week, raising fears that storm surges or heavy rains could swamp low-lying camps housing tens of thousands of people who fled sectarian violence last year. The brunt of the storm is currently […]