New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) There was no respite for Delhi residents on Sunday as the day temperature was recorded at 36.2 degrees Celsius, two notches above the season's average. Showers at some places in the evening, however, came as a welcome relief.
Tokyo, Aug 6 (IANS) Typhoon Noru brought heavy rains and gusty winds to the southwestern Japanese island of Kyushu on Sunday, killing at least two people in its wake.
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) It was a cloudy Sunday morning in the national capital with the minimum temperature recorded at 28.8 degrees Celsius, two degrees above the season's average.
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) It was a cloudy Saturday morning in the national capital with the minimum temperature recorded at 27.7 degrees Celsius, a notch below the season's average.
Manila, Aug 5 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 5.4 on the Richter scale struck parts of southern Philippines on Saturday. No damage was reported but there could be numerous aftershocks, state seismologists said.
Kolkata, Aug 4 (IANS) There are possibilities of heavy downpour for the next two days in Gangetic West Bengal while north Bengal will experience relatively less rain, the Met department said.
Los Angeles, Aug 4 (IANS) The Death Valley located between California and Nevada states broke its 100-year-old record of the average temperature in July.
New York, Aug 4 (IANS) A new study says that there is just five per cent chance of limiting global temperature rise to less than 2 degrees Celsius by the century's end as laid out in the Paris Climate Agreement of 2016.
Cartagena (Colombia), Aug 4 (IANS) Unregulated fishing of critically endangered sharks off India's Gujarat coast is driving them to extinction, warns a researcher. She foresees a spike in the hunting in India with the world's No.1 shark fin and meat supplier, Indonesia, all set to place stringent regulations on its fishing.
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) It was a cloudy Friday morning in the national capital with the minimum temperature recorded at 27 degrees Celsius, a notch below the season's average.
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) Congratulating the Indian Forest Service Probationers for clearing the exam, former President Pranab Mukherjee urged them protect the forest of the nation, as they are "special for Indian ethos and culture".
Beijing, Aug 4 (IANS) China has released a list of industries that need to obtain licenses before discharging pollutants.
Beijing, Aug 3 (IANS) A 23-year-old giant panda has delivered twins in southwest China's Sichuan Province, becoming the oldest panda to ever give birth, a breeding centre said on Thursday.
Kolkata, Aug 3 (IANS) Thundershowers inundated several pockets in the city on Thursday, throwing normal life out of gear with the Met office warning of heavy rainfall at isolated places in Gangetic West Bengal over the next day.