WINTER SEASON

  • Cold wave intensifies in north India, first snowfall in Shimla December 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Cold conditions intensified in north India on Saturday as Shimla and some other popular tourist spots in Himachal Pradesh received the season's first snowfall while several areas in other states experienced light showers. In Delhi, chilly conditions prevailed as the sky remained overcast and scattered rains occurred in some...
  • Lucknow shivers at 2.2 degrees as cold wave intensifies December 12, 2014

    New Delhi: The north was shivering in the grip of the cold wave which has now intensified over the region as Delhi on Friday recorded its lowest temperature of the season so far while Lucknow saw the mercury settle at a chilly 2.2 degrees Celsius. Rain and thundershowers were tipped to...
  • Light rains, breeze bring back winter chill in capital December 11, 2012

    New Delhi: Light rains and breeze brought back winter chill to the national capital on Tuesday with day temperature falling by nine degree Celsius from the previous day. The capital had been experiencing relatively warmer days in the past couple of days. On Tuesday, the maximum temperature was recorded at 18.7...
  • Cold wave claims nine more lives in North India December 24, 2011

    New Delhi: As the year slowly draws to a close, the mercury continues to plummet. The Met Department has warned that the cold wave in parts of North India will intensify and a dense fog is likely to return in the next 24 hours. The cold claimed nine more lives on...