Thunderstorm

  • Storm kills five in UK and Netherlands, causes travel chaos 29-10-2013 12:12 AM

    London/Netherlands: Hurricane strength winds battered Britain and the Netherlands on Monday, killing five people, cutting power and forcing the cancellation of hundreds of flights and train journeys before the storm barrelled further into mainland Europe. Gusts of up to 99 mph (160 kph) lashed southern England and Wales in the...
  • Monsoon tracker: Severe thunderstorm expected in Western Coast, Northeastern states 05-07-2013 11:26 AM

    Severe thunderstorm is expected in the Western Coast and North Eastern states. There will be widespread rainfall in Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Himachal, Gujarat. ...
  • 9 dead, many injured as tornadoes, thunderstorms hit Oklahoma 02-06-2013 09:18 AM

    Thunderstorms and tornadoes swept the Oklahoma city on Saturday killing at least nine and injuring dozens. The storm hit the area at rush hour as people were leaving work and trying to get home, flipping cars and causing extensive damage to local buildings. Torrential downpours followed for hours. ...
  • US: Death toll rises to nine from Oklahoma tornadoes 02-06-2013 06:22 AM

    Oklahoma City: Nine people were killed in tornadoes that swept through central Oklahoma on Friday, part of a storm system that caused widespread flooding in Oklahoma City and its suburbs, the state's chief medical examiner said on Saturday. The dead included two children and seven adults, said Amy Elliott, a...
  • US: Five killed as tornadoes hit Oklahoma City again 01-06-2013 12:48 PM

    Oklahoma City: Violent thunderstorms on Friday produced tornadoes in central Oklahoma that killed five people including a mother and her baby and menaced Oklahoma City and its hard-hit suburb of Moore, authorities said. The mother and baby were killed while traveling on Interstate 40, just west of Oklahoma City, when...
  • No respite from heat wave, North India continues to simmer 29-05-2013 07:59 AM

    New Delhi: As the mercury touched 43 degrees Celsius in the national capital, there is no respite from the heat yet. Rajasthan continued to remain in the grip of the heat wave with Churu recording a maximum of 45.2 degrees Celsius. Temperatures across North India on Tuesday hovered over 43...
  • Tornado devastates US town, 116 dead 24-05-2011 07:09 AM

    Joplin: A monster tornado killed at least 116 people in Joplin, Missouri when it tore through the heart of the small city, ripping the roof off a hospital and destroying thousands of homes and businesses. Weather officials said the tornado that hit the city of 50,000 at dinner time on...
  • India: Weather creates havoc, 29 dead in north 19-05-2011 08:42 PM

    New Delhi: Thunderstorms claimed at least 29 lives in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar as hot and humid conditions on Thursday threw normal life out of gear in many parts of the country, including the national capital where the day temperature stayed three degree Celsius above normal. Delhiites reeled under severe...
  • US tornados, thunderstorms kill 48, injure hundreds 07-02-2008 01:16 AM

    Bridgetown: West Indies have requisitioned the services of world-famous psychologist Rudi Webster to sort out the lingering issues of its team ahead of their second Test against India starting on Tuesday. Webster, lean and watchful as ever, attended the morning net session of the West Indies team who are fighting...
  • Lightning kills 6 Ranchi schoolkids 13-06-2007 05:37 PM

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