Cold wave conditions intensify in Punjab, Haryana
Thursday, January 9, 2020, 10:49 AM
Cold wave conditions tightened its grip on most parts of Punjab and Haryana, with the minimum temperature dropping a few degrees below normal following rains. Several parts of Punjab and Haryana have been lashed by rains in the past three-days. Amritsar in Punjab was the coldest place with a low of 2.2 degrees Celsius, one notch below normal, an official of the IMD said.
Delhi Air Pollution Levels To Drop On Tuesday
Tuesday, November 5, 2019, 12:51 PM
Pollution levels in the national capital are expected to drop on Tuesday due to an increase in wind speed even as air quality remained in the 'very poor' category in the morning. According to the Meteorological (MeT) department, there is a possibility of strong winds in the next 24 hours. At 9:44 am, Delhi's air quality index (AQI) was recorded at 365.
Nearly 110 dead in 4 days due to heavy rains across country
Monday, September 30, 2019, 10:12 AM
Nearly 110 people died in rain-related incidents across the country in the past four days, with Uttar Pradesh reporting the maximum deaths, while incessant rainfall in Bihar has badly hit normal life, with almost all areas of capital city Patna under knee-deep waters and people struggling to meet their daily needs. In Uttar Pradesh, at least 79 people have died since Thursday.