North India Cold Wave

  • Delhi: Thick fog leads to flight delays, train services hit February 1, 2013

    New Delhi: North India woke up to a thick fog on Friday morning, disrupting road, air and rail traffic across north India. The current visibility is just above 50 meters, making it difficult for traffic on the airport runway. Over 60 domestic flights 14 international flights have been delayed. Two arrivals...
  • Northern winds behind cold wave: Meteorologists January 7, 2013

    New Delhi: The Dal Lake in Kashmir is completely frozen. Poonch has witnessed the lowest recorded temperature in 35 years. And across north India, the weather became bone-chilling. In Chandigarh, the mercury dipped to -2.1, Delhi shivered at 1.9 and Hissar in Haryana was cold at -0.8 degree centigrade. According to...
  • North India continues to shiver, death toll rises to 129 January 5, 2013

    New Delhi: It has been a particularly harsh winter for North India this time. Nearly 22 people have died in the past 24 hours increasing the overall death toll to 129. Delhi is still shivering, but a little better than the season's coldest. The minimum temperature is back to 4 degrees...