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Ojha strikes twice as Kiwis struggle (Lead)


August 31st, 2012 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 31 (IANS) New Zealand struggled to 108/3 at lunch despite a laboured 53 by Martin Guptill who was dropped twice on the first day of the second ... 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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Delhi has dry, hot Friday; Saturday may bring showers (Lead)


July 21st, 2012 - 12:11 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) Delhi missed out on rains Friday, like the entire week despite the weather office's forecast of heavy rains last week-end, and suffered a day of ... Read more...

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Cloudy day in Delhi, rains expected Sunday (Lead)


July 14th, 2012 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) The weather remained cloudy and pleasant in Delhi Saturday with light rains occurring in some parts of the city. The met office has forecast more ... Read more...

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Rain lashes Delhi, provides relief from sultry weather (Lead)


July 10th, 2012 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Rain lashed Delhi Tuesday evening, bringing respite from the heat for the residents who have seen no showers ever since the monsoon hit Saturday. More ... Read more...

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Rains lash Lucknow, parts of UP


July 5th, 2012 - 10:50 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 5 (IANS) Heavy rains lashed Lucknow and other parts of Uttar Pradesh early Thursday, bringing respite from the hot and muggy weather. The downpour is likely to continue ... Read more...

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Millions of Americans battle blistering heat without power


July 2nd, 2012 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 2 (IANS) Washington was Monday slowly limping back to normal even as hundreds of thousands of residents across central and eastern United States continued to battle power failures ... Read more...

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Jaipur schools closed till July 8


July 1st, 2012 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, July 1 (IANS) With no respite from heat in sight as the monsoon has been delayed in Rajasthan, the Jaipur district administration has extended the summer vacation for ... Read more...

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Scorching Saturday in Delhi, no respite Sunday (Lead)


June 30th, 2012 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) Delhi residents experienced a scorching hot Saturday, with both the maximum and minimum temperature shooting up sharply. No respite from the heat is likely Sunday.The ... Read more...

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Rains cool Himachal Pradesh


June 24th, 2012 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 24 (IANS) Showers were reported in some parts of Himachal Pradesh Sunday, bringing some respite from the heat. More rain has been forecast in the next few days.Shimla, ... Read more...

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Rains expected in Delhi Saturday (Lead)


June 22nd, 2012 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) Delhi continued to reel under the scorching heat with the maximum temperature recorded at 43 degrees Celsius - five notches above average - and the ... Read more...

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Heat wave kills 16 in UP


June 18th, 2012 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 18 (IANS) The unabated heat wave in Uttar Pradesh has claimed 16 lives since Sunday, officials said.At least 11 people died of extreme heat conditions in the parched ... Read more...

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Supply to Delhi water plant improves


June 17th, 2012 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) The water level at the Wazirabad treatment plant here has risen marginally after a Haryana official visited the unit the day before, the Delhi government ... Read more...

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It’ll be a rainy June in Britain


June 10th, 2012 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 10 (IANS) Britain will see a rainy weather through June as incessant rains continue to plague several areas in the country.The Met Office issued a grim forecast that ... Read more...

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Cheers as monsoon hits Maharashtra early


June 6th, 2012 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 6 (IANS) People in the coastal Konkan and south-central parts of Maharashtra received respite from the sweltering heat as the monsoon hit many parts of the region Wednesday, ... Read more...

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Cloudy Sunday in Delhi (Lead)


June 3rd, 2012 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) Having woken up to clear and sunny Sunday morning, the capital's residents saw a cloudy day which brought respite from the blistering heat.However, the maximum ... Read more...

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Delhi’s power demand scores to record 5,178 MW


June 1st, 2012 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) The national capital's power demand soared to a record 5,178 MW Friday, the third time this season it has touched new highs."Delhi's power demand touched ... Read more...

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Another blazing day in Delhi (Lead)


June 1st, 2012 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) There was no respite from the blazing heat in the national capital Friday with mercury touching 44.4 degrees Celsius -- four notches above what is ... Read more...

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No respite from heat wave in Odisha


May 26th, 2012 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, May 26 (IANS) The blistering heat wave in Odisha is likely to continue for the next four-five days, the weather office here said Saturday.Many places in the western parts ... Read more...

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Pleasant day in Delhi, mercury to rise Monday (Lead)


May 13th, 2012 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) A day after rains lashed the capital, the pleasant weather continued Sunday with partly cloudy skies and cool winds ensuring the temperatures stayed below average. ... Read more...

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Sunny morning in Delhi, rain likely


May 13th, 2012 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) It was a pleasant, sunny morning for the capital Sunday with the minimum temperature settling at 22 degrees Celsius, three notches below the average for ... Read more...

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Thunderstorm cools Delhi after scorching heat (Second Lead)


May 13th, 2012 - 12:18 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) Delhi witnessed thunderstorm and a drizzle Saturday evening, bringing down the temperature plunging down and providing residents respite from the scorching heat during the day. ... Read more...

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Thunderstorm cools Delhi after scorching heat (Lead)


May 12th, 2012 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) Delhi witnessed drizzle and thunderstorm Saturday evening, providing residents respite from the scorching heat during the day. Sunday could also see stormy weather.The maximum temperature ... Read more...

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Delhi sees season’s hottest day, rain likely Friday (Lead)


May 10th, 2012 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) Delhi saw the season's hottest day Thursday with the mercury soaring to three notches above average at 42.6 degrees Celsius. However, respite from the scorching ... Read more...

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Sudden rains wash out RCB-CSK tie in Bangalore


April 26th, 2012 - 12:34 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 25 (IANS) Intermittent rains even two hours after the game was to begin forced the organisers to call off the Indian Premier League match between hosts Royal Challengers ... Read more...

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Warm and humid day in Delhi, rain likely (Lead)


April 19th, 2012 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) Delhi experienced a warm and humid day Thursday, with the maximum temperature at 36.7 degrees Celsius, a notch above the average for the season. However, ... Read more...

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The chill returns to Agra


February 18th, 2012 - 12:58 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Feb 18 (IANS) The sudden return of intense cold continued unabated across north India, as temperatures dipped across the region. Bright sunshine in most places could not provide any ... Read more...

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Coldest Feb 9 in five years, chill to continue Friday (Second Lead)


February 9th, 2012 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 9 (IANS) The winter sun failed to provide any warmth as icy winds blew through the day as Delhiites were caught by surprise Thursday, the coldest Feb ... Read more...

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Padma awards late for Priyadarsan, Mira, Shabana, Dharmendra?


January 27th, 2012 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 27 (IANS) For most of their friends in the film industry, the Padma Shri for the prolific director Priyadarsan and the Padma Bhushan for illustrious actress Shabana Azmi, ... Read more...

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Chill continues in Delhi, Monday may see respite (Lead)


January 22nd, 2012 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) Delhi continued to reel under bone chilling cold Sunday with chilly winds blowing but the fog was relatively less. There could be some respite from ... Read more...

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Extreme cold continues in Himachal


January 20th, 2012 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Jan 20 (IANS) There was no respite from the extreme cold in Himachal Pradesh Friday with people in the mid and high hills suffering in the sub-zero temperatures. This ... Read more...

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Delhi shivers with nippy winds, sunny day ahead


January 11th, 2012 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) A blanket of fog coupled with icy winds gave no respite from the winter chill to Delhiites Wednesday morning as the minimum temperature settled three ... Read more...

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Maximum temperatures dip in Punjab, Haryana


January 4th, 2012 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 4 (IANS) After getting a respite from low and sub-zero temperatures in the past one week, Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh saw a sharp drop in the maximum temperatures ... Read more...

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Some respite from chill in Punjab, Haryana


January 2nd, 2012 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 2 (IANS) The stinging chill of the last few days let up a little in most parts of Punjab and Haryana Monday as temperatures rose from the sub-zero ... Read more...

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Cold wave continues in Kashmir, Dal Lake freezes


December 27th, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Dec 27 (IANS) Cold wave conditions continued unabated across the Kashmir Valley and the Ladakh region Tuesday.The minimum temperature in Srinagar Tuesday was minus 4.7 degrees Celsius. It was ... Read more...

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