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The Puducherry government has declared Puducherry and Karaikal regions as drought-hit for the Fasli year 1426 (2016-2017).
For the fourth consecutive day today, Kashmir remained cut-off as surface and air links between the Valley and rest of the
A high danger avalanche warning was again issued today for some avalanche-prone slopes of Jammu and Kashmir and Himachal P
The world witnessed the hottest year on record in 2016, surpassing the exceptionally high temperatures of 2015, according
Mumbai is set to become hotter over this century, losing more than half of its mild weather days, warns a new study releas
Disappointed policemen in the UK have put out a 'wanted' poster for a BBC weatherman and a reward of two doughnuts for inf
The state capital today witnessed the season's lowest minimum temperature at 4.8 degrees Celsius, mainly due to westerly w
Cold wave tightened its grip on northern plains today with the national capital recording the season's lowest temperature
People of Patna enjoyed a good sunny day today that saw increased maximum and minimum temperatures by a few notches.<
After remaining cut off for two days due to heavy snowfall, Kashmir Valley was today connected with the rest of the countr
A carpet of snow blanketing the Forbidden City and the ancient halls and courtyards of the Lama Temple has transformed China’s capital into a fairyland. Hundreds have played truant from offices to sneak a peak of the first snowfall of the winter.
But nature has been given a helping hand. The heavy snowfalls over Beijing have principally been induced by meteorological offices to try to mitigate the most severe drought to grip northern China in nearly half a century.
City officials have been blasting chemicals into clouds over northern China to create the first precipitation in more than 100 days. The first flurries fell on the capital on Tuesday. By yesterday, more than 500 cigarette-sized sticks of silver iodide had been seeded into clouds above Beijing from 28 rocket-launch bases around the city, said the Beijing Weather Modification Command Centre.
But this was still nowhere near enough to alleviate the drought that is threatening wheat harvests in several northern provinces.