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Humid, cloudy Wednesday in Delhi; rains likely Thursday (Lead)


September 19th, 2012 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Delhi residents spent a cloudy and humid Wednesday with no rains. Humidity level crossed 90 percent adding to the discomfort of residents. The weather office ... Read more...

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Rainy weekend in store for Delhi (Lead)


September 17th, 2012 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) Heavy showers lashed Delhi Friday bringing down the temperatures and providing relief to residents after a sultry week. The met office has forecast the pleasant ... Read more...

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Pleasant Monday in Delhi with some rain, more expected Tuesday (Lead)


September 17th, 2012 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) Delhi residents experienced a pleasant day Monday with parts of the city receiving light rains and the temperature dipping. As per the met office, the ... Read more...

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Heavy rains in Arunachal cause floods in two Assam districts


September 14th, 2012 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Sep 14 (IANS) Lakhs of people have been affected in two Upper Assam districts bordering Arunachal Pradesh - Dhemaji and Lakhimpur - after flash floods hit the area Thursday ... Read more...

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Humid Thursday morning for Delhi, showers expected


September 13th, 2012 - 11:38 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) It was a cloudy and muggy morning in the capital Thursday with humidity at 85 percent and the minimum temperature recorded two notches above average ... Read more...

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Light rain expected in Delhi


September 10th, 2012 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) It was a sunny morning in the capital Monday with the minimum temperature settling two notches above average at 27.4 degrees Celsius. The met office ... Read more...

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Scanty rainfall in Himachal, river levels down


September 9th, 2012 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Sep 9 (IANS) After days of moderate to heavy rains, the hills of Himachal Pradesh saw scanty rainfall Sunday, a weather official said.Most of the rivers that were in ... Read more...

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237 lives lost in cracker unit accidents in Sivakasi


September 5th, 2012 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 5 (IANS) During the last 12 years, a total of 237 lives have been lost due to accidents in 88 fireworks units located in Sivakasi. The government has ... Read more...

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Rain in Delhi, more likely


September 4th, 2012 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) It was a wet Tuesday morning in the national capital with light rain across several parts of the city. The minimum temperature settled at 26 ... Read more...

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Monsoon active again in Himachal


September 3rd, 2012 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Sep 3 (IANS) After a few days of lull, the southwest monsoon has once again got activated in Himachal Pradesh with some areas in the state experiencing heavy ... Read more...

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Sunny morning in Delhi, showers expected


September 3rd, 2012 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) It was a sunny Monday morning in the capital with the minimum temperature settling at 25.6 degrees Celsius, normal for this time of the season. ... Read more...

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Sunny Friday in Delhi, rains expected Saturday (Lead)


August 31st, 2012 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) Two days after Delhi recorded its wettest day this year, the capital Friday saw a sunny day, with maximum temperature going a notch above average. ... Read more...

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Dead rats from Jaipur’s flooded areas set off alarm


August 31st, 2012 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Aug 30 (IANS) A large number of dead rats being recovered from water-inundated areas in the Rajasthan capital have alarmed the authorities, officials said Thursday.Some of the dead rodents ... Read more...

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Cloudy Thursday for Delhi, rain likely (Lead)


August 30th, 2012 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) It was a cloudy day for the capital Thursday with the maximum temperature settling at 30.8 degrees Celsius, three notches below the average for the ... Read more...

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More rain in store in Delhi


August 30th, 2012 - 11:58 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) It was another overcast morning in the national capital Thursday, a day after torrential downpour saw tens of thousands of commuters stranded and many areas ... Read more...

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More rains likely in Delhi


August 28th, 2012 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) It was a cloudy morning in the national capital Tuesday, the day after a torrential downpour saw tens of thousands of commuters stranded ... Read more...

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Heavy rains disrupt rail, road traffic in Mumbai


August 27th, 2012 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 27 (IANS) After a long spell of scanty rains, the country's commercial capital woke up Monday to heavy rainfall which disrupted rail and road traffic. The weather office ... Read more...

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Sultry morning in Delhi, rains likely


August 27th, 2012 - 11:48 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) It was a sultry start to the week for Delhiites Monday with the minimum temperature touching the season's average of 26 degrees Celsius. The weather ... Read more...

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Rainy Sunday in Taj city


August 27th, 2012 - 12:21 am ICT by IANS
Agra, Aug 26 (IANS) Normal life was affected due to heavy rains in Agra Sunday, even as tourists continued to pour into the city through the newly-opened Yamuna Expressway, an ... Read more...

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Sporadic rains in Delhi, more likely (Lead)


August 26th, 2012 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) Sporadic rains across the national capital made for a cooler Sunday, bringing down the maximum temperature to 32.9 degrees Celsius, a notch below the average ... Read more...

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Heavy rain to continue in Himachal


August 26th, 2012 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 26 (IANS) Heavy rainfall will continue across Himachal Pradesh in the next 24 hours, a weather official said Sunday evening."There will be no respite from the incessant rain ... Read more...

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Heavy downpour in Delhi, traffic hit (Lead)


August 25th, 2012 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 25 (IANS) Heavy rains lashed Delhi Saturday morning spelling chaos on city roads. The hour-long downpour in some parts of the city brought traffic to a halt ... Read more...

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Rainy morning in Delhi (Lead)


August 24th, 2012 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) Rains lashed parts of the national capital Friday, leaving commuters facing a tough time as traffic moved at snail's pace on several key roads.Traffic was ... Read more...

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Pleasant Thursday in Delhi, showers expected Friday (Lead)


August 23rd, 2012 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) It was a pleasant day for Delhi residents with parts of the city receiving light drizzle Thursday. The met office has forecast more rains Friday.The ... Read more...

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Cloudy morning in Delhi, rain likely


August 23rd, 2012 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) It was a breezy and cloudy morning in the national capital Thursday with the Met office forecasting light rains later in the day.The minimum temperature ... Read more...

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Pleasant Wednesday, rains likely Thursday (Lead)


August 22nd, 2012 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) A day after the capital received the season's highest rainfall, it was an overcast pleasant Wednesday with little rain. The weather department, however, has forecast ... Read more...

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Incessant rains in Himachal, rivers in spate


August 21st, 2012 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 21 (IANS) Rivers and their tributaries in Himachal Pradesh have been in spate as the state has witnessed moderate to heavy rainfall for almost a week, while two ... Read more...

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Delhi has rainy day on Eid (Lead)


August 20th, 2012 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) It was a cloudy and wet Monday for Delhi as people celebrated Eid-ul-Fitr, marking the end of the holy month of Ramadan. The Met Office ... Read more...

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Hundreds of tourists stranded in Himachal Pradesh


August 20th, 2012 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 20 (IANS) Hundreds of people, including foreign tourists, have been stranded in Himachal Pradesh's Spiti subdivision for the past two days after the closure of roads due to ... Read more...

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Himachal may see heavy rains, rivers in spate


August 19th, 2012 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 19 (IANS) The hills of Himachal Pradesh may experience heavy rainfall in the next two days, while the Chandigarh-Manali National Highway-21 remained disrupted throughout the day Sunday due ... Read more...

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Mumbai pins hopes on ‘artificial’ rains


August 16th, 2012 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 16 (IANS) Worried by the deficient rains this year, Mumbai's civic body has decided to resort to 'artificial rains' at a cost of Rs.65 million, an official said ... Read more...

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Chances of rain in Delhi


August 16th, 2012 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) A partly cloudy day with chances of rain in some areas lie ahead for the national capital, say met officials said Thursday.The maximum temperature is ... Read more...

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Delhi has pleasant day on Independence Day (Lead)


August 15th, 2012 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) It was a pleasant day in the national capital with parts of the city receiving rainfall Wednesday when the country celebrated its 66th Independence Day. ... Read more...

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Incessant rains hit life in parts of Rajasthan


August 14th, 2012 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, August 14 (IANS) Incessant rains since the past three days have hit life in several districts of Rajasthan including Banswara, Chittorgarh, Kota and Baran, with some bridges being damaged ... Read more...

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Delhi has a breezy Tuesday (Lead)


August 14th, 2012 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) A breezy Tuesday with light rain made the weather pleasant. The capital recorded 3 mm rainfall between 8:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.The maximum temperature was ... Read more...

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