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Freezing cold sweeps China


January 26th, 2012 - 6:27 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 26 (IANS) Bitter cold conditions will continue to prevail in most parts of China over the next few days, met officials said.The National Meteorological Centre has forecast freezing ... Read more...

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Shimla, Manali get more snowfall (Lead)


February 26th, 2011 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Feb 26 (IANS) Many popular tourist destinations in Himachal Pradesh, including Shimla and Manali, received snowfall Saturday. Shimla, the resort destination and capital of Himachal Pradesh, received the season's fifth snowfall, ... Read more...

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Six tourists trapped in air for 7 hours rescued in China


February 15th, 2011 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing (China) Feb 15 (IANS) Six tourists, who were trapped in the air for seven hours while being on a recreational ride in southwest China's Guizhou province, were rescued Tuesday. The six ... Read more...

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Snowfall brings respite to wheat crops in China (Lead)


February 11th, 2011 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 11 (IANS) Light to moderate snowfall has brought relief to the winter wheat crops in drought-hit areas of China, where more than seven million hectares of farmland have been ... Read more...

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More snow on Himachal’s higher reaches


January 20th, 2011 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Jan 20 (IANS) Severe cold continued to grip Himachal Pradesh Thursday as higher reaches experienced a fresh spell of snow.The weather office here forecast more snow Friday in the state, ... Read more...

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Washington, New York snowed in, shutters government (lead)


February 10th, 2010 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington/New York, Feb 10 (IANS) Denizens of Washington Wednesday woke up to an eerie ghost town as the fourth powerful snow storm of the season buried the capital of the ... Read more...

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Nubrella Inventor Appeared In ABC’s Shark Tank


February 6th, 2010 - 9:00 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Feb 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Almost everyone needs to use umbrella to protect himself or herself from rain and sunlight. However, the common grievance among the umbrella users is that the ... Read more...

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Olympic torch reaches Everest summit


May 8th, 2008 - 9:28 am ICT by admin
DPA Beijing, May 8 (DPA) A team of Chinese climbers Thursday carried the Olympic flame to the 8,848-metre summit of the world's highest peak, Mount Everest. State television broadcast live pictures of the ... Read more...

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Its official, warm days are here


February 29th, 2008 - 9:42 pm ICT by admin
(All India weather report)New Delhi, Feb 29 (IANS) After a brief spell of pleasant weather, people in Delhi and the northern plains perspired Friday as the mercury touched the 30 degrees Celsius ... Read more...

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It’s getting warm in Delhi


February 23rd, 2008 - 8:37 pm ICT by admin
(All India weather report)New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) After being in single digit for months, the minimum temperature in Delhi touched 15 degrees Celsius Saturday signalling an end to the cold, ... Read more...

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Mercury rises, cold on its way out


February 16th, 2008 - 9:59 pm ICT by admin
(All India weather report)New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) Millions in Delhi and the northern plains got a welcome respite from the long spell of severe cold as the temperatures rose Saturday ... Read more...

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