Fog

  • CJ Subhash highlights lack of road safety measures in Noida January 19, 2014

    CJ Subhash Sharma, a young office goer in Noida is concerned about lack of road safety measures in his city. He has turned a CJ to report the issue. ...
  • Delhi: Fog to continue till January 9 January 6, 2014

    The national capital woke up to a foggy morning on Monday with the minimum temperature settling down at 6.4 degree Celsius, one degree below normal. The Met Department has predicted fog for the next 23 days. ...
  • Dense fog leads to delays in flights, trains, passengers left stranded January 6, 2014

    Travel plans being derailed this winter again, because of the fog. Delhi saw its worst fog of the season on Sunday evening which led to 90 flights being cancelled, and operations at the airport temporarily suspended. ...
  • Travellers stranded at airport, railway stations rue authorities' apathy February 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Travellers stranded at airport and railway stations in Delhi due to dense fog are having a harrowing time with the authorities not communicating any information to them. People at Indira Gandhi International Airport are seen running from one end to the other in search of some assistance from...
  • South India under spell of cold wave, 15 die in AP January 18, 2012

    The minimum in Mysore fell to an alltime record of 7.7 degrees Celsius on January 16, the lowest in the last 120 years. ...
  • North India shivers, mercury dips in Kashmir January 18, 2012

    The water suppy and electricity has got affected due to the extreme cold climate in North India. ...
  • Dense fog over Delhi, flights cancelled, trains late January 5, 2012

    Road and air traffic was affected as visibility dropped below 50 meters and the temperature came down to 12 degrees Celsius. ...
  • Who will provide night shelters to the homeless? December 21, 2011

    Seventyfive people have been killed by cold this year and thousands are at risk. ...
  • Army men in Jammu fighting fog and snow January 14, 2011

    JammuSrinagar highway was closed due to heavy snowfall and jawans at International border are facing problems. ...
  • Passengers complain as fog delays flights December 26, 2010

    With visibility dipping below 50 metres on Saturday night, passengers waiting had to spend the night at the airport. ...
  • Fly fogfree out of Delhi till Dec 22: Met December 17, 2010

    The Met department said that fog won't hit the Capital before December 22. ...
  • CJ: Railway travellers bear the brunt of dense fog January 22, 2010

    Dense fog has created havoc at the Delhi railway station as well with scores of travellers stuck with literally nowhere to go. Many trains have been cancelled while many others are running several hours late. Railway travellers have been left to the mercy of weather gods. ...
  • Special: Delhi fogged out, Mumbai grapples with taxi permit issue January 21, 2010

    Delhi has been facing its worst fog in seven years. As many as 25 flights were cancelled, 54 delayed and 27 rescheduled on Thursday leaving thousands of passengers virtually grounded. In Mumbai, meanwhile, it is the CongressNCP government's taxi permit only to Marathi speaking taxiwallahs proposal that has hit an air...
  • SC slams Delhi govt for not helping homeless January 21, 2010

    Supreme Court on Wednesday came down heavily on the Delhi government for not doing enough for the homeless in the harsh winter. While the poor in the capital pray for divine intervention to help them survive the cold, the Supreme Court rapped the Delhi government for not providing enough shelters for...
  • New Delhi crawls under heavy fog; flights grounded January 21, 2010

    New Delhi: The fog cover refuses to lift from New Delhi. It's another day of heavy fog stalling air, rail and road traffic. The fog has grounded flights yet again. At the Indira Gandhi International airport, 14 domestic flights have been cancelled and 11 flights have been delayed, which...
  • Lost in the haze: Fog plays havoc in northern India January 20, 2010

    Fog has created havoc once again, hitting air and rail traffic. At the indira Gandhi International airport, 6 flights have been cancelled. 26 have been delayed and one rescheduled. Visibility at the main runway is 700 metres while it is 600 metres at the new one. Not just flights, trains...
  • Aerial Chaos: Airports fogged out, airlines a mess January 13, 2010

    Airports are fogged out and airlines in a mess with the result that passengers are at the receiving end. The year 2010 has started with a lot of pain for the air traveller. On Tuesday there was high drama on the Goa Ahmedabad SpiceJet flight whose air conditioning failed mid...
  • Foghit Delhi airport now faces management woes January 10, 2010

    New Delhi: Delhi International airport has all fogged up down in with zero visibility. There is no place to land. But experts say more than the fog it is the mismanagement by the Delhi International Airport Limited (DIAL) that threw foghit Delhi airport out of gear. The minimum visibility...
  • Thick fog disrupts road, rail and air traffic in Delhi January 8, 2010

    Delhi's feeling the chill this winter as the temperature dropped to 8 degrees.But what really made matters worse, was the thick fog that disrupted road, rail and air traffic. ...
  • Watch: Dense fog envelops North India January 8, 2010

    New Delhi: North Indian continues to bear the brunt of dense fog and cold wave. Several areas have been enveloped in dense fog since late Thursday night disrupting rail and air traffic. Several trains coming to Delhi or originating for the Capital have been either delayed or cancelled. Thick fog is expected...
  • Fog, low visibility result in 3 rail accidents January 3, 2010

    New Delhi: Fog and the low visibility in many parts of northern India resulted in three rail accidents in Uttar Pradesh, killing 10 people. ...
  • Indian Railways use crackers to avoid accidents December 21, 2009

    Explosions are the Indian Railway's new method to avoid accidents during heavy fog. A campaign has also been launched using posters and SMS, warning citizens not to walk on rail tracks during low visibility. ...
  • Passengers on Palam Airport stranded by fog February 6, 2008

    New Delhi: Just when you thought the fog had spared Delhi this winter, the Palam airport was enveloped in dense fog on Wednesday morning. The visibility suddenly dropped to 100 metres, stalling at least 60 flights for several hours and cancelling a few others. Even as the sun shooed the fog...
  • Cit journo: Airport chaos continues June 15, 2007

    Fog continued to play havoc at the Delhi Airport on Tuesday. Several flights were cancelled or delayed and passengers were stranded. Here's a report from one of our Citizen Journalists Bristi Barakati. ...
  • Cit Journo: A journey that took 27 hrs June 15, 2007

    A citizen journalist reports on a trip from Bhubaneshwar to Lucknow that took 27 hours. ...