Cold wave

Cold wave: Yogi orders relief measures for homeless, poor

Wed, 12/27/2017 - 23:38

Lucknow, Dec 27 Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday issued instructions to all district magistrates to ensure proper arrangements for poor, destitute and homeless in the cold wave and inclement weather conditions sweeping the state for the past few days.


Temperatures remain below freezing point in J&K

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 10:00

Srinagar, Jan 20 (IANS) Minimum temperatures throughout the Jammu and Kashmir remained below freezing point on Friday and a dry weather forecast for the next 24 hours.


Severe cold shuts Kashmir University for 10 days

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 10:30

Srinagar, Jan 17 (IANS) Intense cold and extremely slippery road conditions prompted the Kashmir University on Tuesday to postpone the day's scheduled exams and suspend classes for the next 10 days, an official said.


Himachal sees rise in mercury, may get more snow

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 11:04

Shimla, Jan 15 (IANS) The hills of Himachal Pradesh on Sunday saw a marginal rise in mercury owing to cloudy conditions, but the Met office here forecast chances of more rain and snowfall in the next three days.


Cold wave tightens grip over Jammu & Kashmir

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 10:46

Srinagar, Jan 14 (IANS) Intense cold wave condition continued in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday as the minimum temperature here dipped further to minus 6.8 degrees Celsius, recording the season's coldest night so far.


Cold wave in Lucknow forces schools to shut down

Fri, 01/06/2017 - 12:02

Lucknow, Jan 6 (IANS) All schools up to eighth standard have been closed in the Uttar Pradesh capital till January 10, owing to extreme cold wave condition, an official said on Friday.


Bitter cold wave continues in Kashmir

Sat, 12/24/2016 - 09:54

Srinagar, Dec 24 (IANS) A bitter cold wave continued unabated in the Kashmir Valley on Saturday and will remain for at least the next 24 hours, the weather office announced.