31 Dec 2012
Severe cold wave claimed seven more lives in Uttar Pradesh taking the toll this winter to 69. Two people lost their lives in Barabanki, one each in Gonda, Deoria, Ballia, Banda, and Hamirpur districts. According to Met office, maximum temperature continued to be below normal by 6 to 11 degrees Celsius in parts of the state.
29 Dec 2012
Uttar Pradesh continued to remain in the grip of severe cold wave as 13 more people lost their lives due to chill, taking the toll this winter to 62.
29 Dec 2012
Chilly winds swept large parts of Uttar Pradesh claiming 15 more lives taking the toll this winter to 49.
17 Sep 2016
New Delhi: The number of fatalities due to chikungunya complications has risen to 15 in the national capital as two more deaths were reported on Saturday from a hospital in the city which is battling the outbreak of the vector-borne disease.
17 Dec 2015
Srinagar: A day after Srinagar witnessed the coldest night of the season, the minimum temperature increased at most places in Kashmir today providing some relief to the residents, even as the MeT Office here has forecast mainly dry weather over the next few days.
19 Dec 2014
Dehradun: With icy winds sweeping the state the Uttarakhand government has asked the District Magistrates to take measures to ensure that there are no deaths due to cold. Chief Minister Harish Rawat reviewed the cold situation in the state through a video-conference, an official release issued on Friday said.
23 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Health issues caused by air pollution led to approximately 16 lakh premature deaths in the country, the Lok Sabha was yesterday informed.
30 Aug 2016
Jamnagar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today travelled by road to Aji-3 dam to inaugurate the SAUNI project after landing at the airport here, instead of taking a helicopter ride owing to bad weather conditions.
16 Jan 2016
Chandigarh: Cold conditions today prevailed in Punjab and Haryana even as minimum temperatures hovered several notches above normal level in most parts of both the states.
11 Jan 2016
Chandigarh: Cold conditions today prevailed in Punjab and Haryana with minimum temperatures hovering below normal level in various parts of both states. Ludhiana, the industrial hub of Punjab, turned out to be the coldest place in both states as it recorded a minimum temperature of 3.3 degrees Celsius, four notches below normal, an MeT department report said here.