Environment

Rain brings mercury down in Delhi, more showers expected

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 10:48

New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) Heavy rains overnight and on Wednesday morning brought the mercury down across the national capital, with the minimum temperature settling at 23.7 degrees Celsius, five notches below the season's average.

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Overnight rain cools down Delhi

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 10:18

New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) Overnight rain brought the mercury down across Delhi with the city recording a minimum temperature of 23.2 degrees Celsius on Tuesday, five notches below the season's average.

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Pleasant Lucknow morning with cool breeze, rains

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 10:06

Lucknow, June 20 (IANS) Weather in the Uttar Pradesh capital and around remained pleasant for the second consecutive day on Tuesday as cool winds blew and the humidity level came down.

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Rains lash Chandigarh

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 09:56

Chandigarh, June 20 (IANS) Chandigarh and its surrounding areas in Punjab and Haryana received rainfall on Tuesday bringing the mercury down considerably. However, these were not pre-Monsoon showers, the Met office said.

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Himachal may get heavy rains

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 17:16

Shimla, June 19 (IANS) The hills of Himachal Pradesh may experience heavy rainfall in the next two days, a weather official said on Monday.

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Humidity adds to summer woes in Uttar Pradesh

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 12:18

Lucknow, June 19 (IANS) Gusty winds and cloudy skies made the morning pleasant in and around the state capital on Monday although humidity levels continued to spike in Uttar Pradesh.

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Rain in Delhi, NCR

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 09:26

New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) It was a pleasant Monday morning in the national capital with rainfall reported in several areas of Delhi and the National Capital Region that brought down the mercury.

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Mercury rises in Delhi on Sunday, rain likely on Monday

Sun, 06/18/2017 - 20:32

New Delhi, June 18 (IANS) The mercury rose on Sunday in the national capital with the maximum temperature recorded at 35.6 degree Celsius, four notches below the season's average. Monday might see some respite as rains are likely during the daytime, said weather officials

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New system to recycle idling trucks' wasted energy

Sun, 06/18/2017 - 16:36

Toronto, June 18 (IANS) Researchers have developed a system for service vehicles that could reduce emissions and save companies and governments huge sums of money per year in fuel costs.

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Pleasant, cloudy Sunday morning in Delhi

Sun, 06/18/2017 - 09:34

New Delhi, June 18 (IANS) It was a cloudy and pleasant Sunday morning in the national capital with minimum temperature settling at 26.6, one notch below the season's average.

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Respite from heat in Delhi, pleasant Sunday expected

Sat, 06/17/2017 - 22:34

New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) Residents of the national capital on Saturday had a respite from heat as the maximum temperature on Saturday dropped by seven degrees to 31.8 degrees Celsius. A further drop in the maximum temperature is expected on Sunday after possible thunderstorms.

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Rain in Delhi makes weather pleasant

Sat, 06/17/2017 - 09:54

New Delhi, June 17, It was a pleasant Saturday morning in the national capital with rainfall reported in several areas of Delhi and the National Capital Region that brought down the temperature.

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New species of ancient marine reptile pliosaur

Fri, 06/16/2017 - 13:56

Moscow, June 16 (IANS) A new "highly unusual" species of the ancient marine reptile called pliosaur from the early Cretaceous period of Russia has been recently described by an international team of researchers.

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