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Heat wave put flamingos in the mood for first time in 15 years

The Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust says six of the exotic birds laid nine eggs.

13 Aug 2018 9:56 AM

Research suggests thinking skills may be affected on a hot day

During the heat wave, students in buildings with no cooling had 13.4 percent slower reaction times on the color-word tests.

12 Jul 2018 9:56 AM

Heat wave kills 19 in Canada

Temperatures soared to 34 degrees Celsius with a humidity that made it feel closer to 40 degrees, the meteorological service said.

05 Jul 2018 11:37 AM

West Bengal government extends summer vacation due to heat wave

Reportedly, in Kolkata, the temperature crossed 40 degree Celsius since the last few days.

19 Jun 2018 11:25 AM

Mercury soars in Delhi-NCR, heatwave alert issued by IMD

School timings in Gurgaon changed.

24 May 2018 4:27 AM


Haryana orders supply of water to parched areas through tankers

The order was given last evening by Haryana's Public Health Engineering Minister Banwari Lal at a departmental meeting.

23 May 2018 4:21 PM

Severe heat wave warning issued for Delhi, Rajasthan, UP, other northern states

Met department also said that parts of Delhi NCR, Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan will also experience dust storm on May 24.

23 May 2018 1:39 PM

Beat the heat campaign: NDMA announces special heat wave bulletin for 17 states

IMD said besides regular 5-day forecasts, it will come out with special heat bulletins at 0730 hours to help people plan their day.

12 May 2018 11:35 AM

Government issues heat-wave advisory

District administrations may change office, school timings.

27 Apr 2018 2:04 AM

Retired Scottish lorry driver grows colossal 5-foot cabbage, 50 times larger than usual

72-year-old Bryan Calder grew the massive cabbage in his Forfar allotment saying it required no special treatment, fertiliser or pampering.

12 Sep 2017 2:45 PM


74 percent people in the world to face heat-waves by 2100

Many people around the world are already paying the ultimate price of heat-waves, and models suggest that this is likely to continue.

20 Jun 2017 6:53 PM

Heat wave in Odisha, snow in parts of J&K, Delhi pleasant

It was a pleasant day in the national capital with the maximum temperature settling at 32.6 degrees Celsius

10 Apr 2017 11:11 AM

Heat wave continues in MP, Bhopal breaks record of last 21 yrs

In 1996, Bhopal had last recorded the highest maximum temperature for March at 40.7 degrees Celsius.

31 Mar 2017 8:45 PM

Maharashtra: 5 die due to heat stroke as temperatures surge

The department has issued a warning of heat wave in parts of north Maharashtra for next 48 hours.

30 Mar 2017 3:32 PM

Heat wave grips north Maha; Malegaon sizzles at 42 degrees Celsius

The maximum temperature in Nashik was on Monday recorded at 40.1 degrees Celsius.

27 Mar 2017 5:51 PM


Floods, fires in 2015 caused by climate change

The latest report is based on 25 peer-reviewed research papers that examine episodes of extreme weather of 2015 over five continents.

16 Dec 2016 10:35 AM