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Light rain for Delhi Sunday, heavy showers likely Monday (Lead)


August 19th, 2012 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) Light showers in the evening brought some respite for Delhi residents who reeled under a humid Sunday. The met department has forecast heavy rains Monday.The ... Read more...

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Olympic boxing: Irishman ends Devendro’s dream run (Lead)


August 9th, 2012 - 3:36 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) Indian boxer Laishram Devendro Singh narrowly missed out on a medal at the London Olympics Wednesday, putting up a brave fight against Irishman Paddy Barnes in ... Read more...

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Drizzle in Delhi, more rain likely


July 26th, 2012 - 10:57 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) The capital woke up to light drizzle Thursday morning with the minimum temperature settling at 27.7 degrees Celsius, a notch above the average for the ... Read more...

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Three days after taking oath, Karnataka ministers get portfolios


July 15th, 2012 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 15 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister Jagadish Shettar Sunday allotted portfolios to his ministers, three days after forming the cabinet, but the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party faced fresh ... Read more...

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Cool day for Delhi, showers expected


July 8th, 2012 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) The first pre-monsoon showers has brought much-awaited respite to the capital with the minimum temperature Sunday settling a notch below average at 26.4 degree Celsius. ... Read more...

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Rain eludes Delhi, power demand again peaks (Lead)


July 5th, 2012 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) The rains again eluded Delhi Thursday leaving the residents sweltering in the heat and humidity as the weather department's forecast went awry. Respite is likely ... Read more...

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Breezy morning gives Delhiites some respite


July 4th, 2012 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) After braving a series of searing days, Delhi woke up to a breezy morning Wednesday with the minimum temperature slipped to 29.2 degrees Celsius, two ... Read more...

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Delhi has hot Tuesday, rain likely


July 3rd, 2012 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) It was a hot morning in the capital Tuesday with the minimum temperature settling a whopping six notches above the season's average at 32.6 degrees ... Read more...

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Delhi continues to swelter, monsoon likely after July 3 (Lead)


July 2nd, 2012 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) Hot and sultry weather conditions may continue in the national capital for a few more days as the weather office forecast light rains Monday ... Read more...

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Hot day for Delhi, light rains expected


July 2nd, 2012 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) The week began on a sweltering note Monday with the minimum temperature settling five notches above average at 32 degrees Celsius. The weather office has ... Read more...

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Heat keeps grip on Delhi, schools vacations extended (Lead)


July 1st, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) Delhi continued to swelter in the summer heat Sunday with the maximum temperature jumping seven degrees above the average to 43.5 degrees Celsius. No respite ... Read more...

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Scorching day in store for Delhi


June 30th, 2012 - 11:35 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) It was a searing morning for the capital Saturday with the minimum temperature settling four notches above average for the season at 31.5 degrees Celsius. ... Read more...

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Unrelenting heat in Delhi, no respite Friday (Lead)


June 28th, 2012 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) It was a cloudy day in the capital Thursday but the heat remained unrelenting with the maximum temperature five notches above average at 41.6 degrees.The ... Read more...

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Week starts on scorching note for Delhi (Lead)


June 25th, 2012 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) Delhi residents faced a scorching Monday with the maximum temperature shooting 5 notches above normal to 42.3 degrees Celsius, as the rain, forecast by the ... Read more...

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Hot day in Delhi, rain likely


June 25th, 2012 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) The week began on a scorching note for the capital Monday with the minimum temperature settling three notches above average at 31.2 degrees Celsius. However, ... Read more...

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Sweltering morning for Delhi, rain likely


June 24th, 2012 - 12:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) It was a sweltering morning for the capital Sunday with the minimum temperature settling five notches above the average for the season at 33.3 degrees ... Read more...

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Sunny morning in capital, rain likely


June 23rd, 2012 - 11:38 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) It was a warm and sunny day in the capital Saturday with the minimum temperature settling four notches above average for the season at 31.4 ... Read more...

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Hot morning in Delhi, rain likely


June 22nd, 2012 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) The day began on a scorching note for the capital Friday with the minimum temperature settling five notches above average at 32.8 degrees Celsius. However, ... Read more...

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Scorching Sunday in Delhi, squalls likely (Lead)


June 17th, 2012 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) It was yet another scorching day for Delhi residents Sunday with the maximum temperature settling at 43.6 degrees Celsius, four notches above the average. Some ... Read more...

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Britain lifts hosepipe ban


June 13th, 2012 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 13 (IANS) Britain will lift its hosepipe ban due to "exceptional" rainfall over the last three days.Britain's three biggest water companies -- Anglian Water, Thames Water and Southern ... Read more...

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Sunstroke toll rises to 36 in Odisha


June 12th, 2012 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, June 12 (IANS) Odisha Tuesday confirmed four more deaths due to sunstroke taking the toll of heat-related casualties this summer in the state to 36, with temperatures crossing over ... Read more...

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Rain in Delhi turns weather pleasant


June 5th, 2012 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) The national capital saw light rain and winds Tuesday afternoon bring some respite to people reeling under the blistering heat for the past one week.With ... Read more...

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Clear morning in Delhi, rain likely


June 4th, 2012 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) It was a clear morning in the capital Monday with the minimum temperature settling at 29 degrees Celsius, a notch above the average for the ... Read more...

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Clear morning in Delhi, light rains ahead


June 3rd, 2012 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) The capital woke up to a clear morning Sunday with the minimum temperature settling at 29.7 degrees Celsius, two notches above average. However, there could ... Read more...

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Drizzle Saturday evening gives Delhi respite (Second lead)


June 2nd, 2012 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) After a sizzling, hot day, Delhi experienced some respite Saturday evening as a drizzle brought the temperature down by 2.6 degrees Celsius in the national ... Read more...

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Hot Saturday in Delhi, rains in store (Lead)


June 2nd, 2012 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) After a sweltering Saturday, Delhiites got some respite in the evening as the skies turned cloudy and some parts of the capital witnessed duststorms.Saturday's maximum ... Read more...

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Showers bring brief respite in Agra


June 2nd, 2012 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, June 2 (IANS) Welcome showers Saturday afternoon brought the temperature down by a few notches in the Taj city that had been reeling under intense heat wave conditions for ... Read more...

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Hot morning in Delhi, rains expected


June 1st, 2012 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) The day began on a scorching note for Delhiites Friday with the minimum temperature settling seven notches above average at 34.3 degrees Celsius. However, there ... Read more...

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Delhi lives through another blistering day (Lead)


May 31st, 2012 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) Delhi's heated summer days continued Thursday with the maximum temperature settling at 45.4 degrees Celsius-the highest in this season as of now withfive notches above ... Read more...

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As Delhi sizzles, power demand reaches to all-time high (Lead)


May 30th, 2012 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) The sweltering summer heat in the capital swelled Wednesday, pushing the maximum temperature to the season's peak of 45 degrees Celsius, five notches above average. ... Read more...

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Another sweltering day in Delhi, no respite Sunday (Lead)


May 26th, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) Delhi residents continued to sweat it out Saturday even as the maximum temperature fell slightly from Friday's 44 degrees Celsius to settle at 42.7, two ... Read more...

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Hot Tuesday in Delhi, no respite Wednesday (Lead)


May 15th, 2012 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Tuesday was a hot day in Delhi, with clear and sunny skies and the minimum and maximum temperatures remaining above average, said the Met office, ... Read more...

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‘Mining activity in Goa should be five days a week’


April 30th, 2012 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 30 (IANS) All mining activity in Goa should be limited to five days a week to make it sustainable, to keep tabs on the extent of ore extraction ... Read more...

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Five jailed for duping Chinese civil service candidate


April 26th, 2012 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 26 (IANS) Five people, including two officials, in China's Shanxi province have been imprisoned for their roles in falsifying a civil service candidate's physical examination records.The Jiao district ... Read more...

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Interest rates to go down but not immediately, say top banks


April 17th, 2012 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) The Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) move Tuesday to cut key rates for the first time in three years by a sharp 50 basis ... Read more...

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