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Cloudy morning in Delhi, heavy showers likely


July 13th, 2012 - 11:20 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) It was a pleasant, cloudy morning for the capital Friday with the minimum temperature settling at 27.4 degrees Celsius, a notch above average for the ... Read more...

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Delhi met get rains Thursday


July 11th, 2012 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Delhi experienced a cloudy, humid day Wednesday, and experts said it could rain Thursday."The skies will be mainly cloudy Thursday with one or two spells ... 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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Shimla records second warmest July in 21 years


July 3rd, 2012 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 3 (IANS) The Queen of Hills, as Shimla was fondly called by the British, recorded the second warmest July of the past 21 years, a Met official ... Read more...

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Rains in Uttar Pradesh to be late by almost a week


June 26th, 2012 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 26 (IANS) Met officials in Uttar Pradesh said Tuesday that the monsoon in most parts of the state is set to arrive late by almost a week.Added to ... 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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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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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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FIFA invests 20 million dollars for green World Cup


June 20th, 2012 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, June 20 (IANS) FIFA will invest $20 million in green initiatives as part of its sustainability strategy for the 2014 World Cup.Speaking at an event here Tuesday, ... Read more...

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Shimla gets warmer


June 19th, 2012 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 19 (IANS) A day after showers, the Himachal Pradesh capital again saw the mercury rising Tuesday, recording a maximum of 27.9 degrees Celsius which was 3.5 degrees above ... Read more...

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Drizzle in Delhi, thunderstorm likely


June 18th, 2012 - 11:49 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 18 (IANS) The week started on a pleasant note, as Delhiites woke up to light showers Monday morning. The weather office has forecast dust and thunderstorm in ... Read more...

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Three engineering students drown in Arabian Sea


June 10th, 2012 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
Raigad (Maharashtra), June 10 (IANS) A weekend trip turned tragic for three engineering students, including a girl, who drowned off the Harihareshwar Beach on the Konkan coast here Sunday, a ... Read more...

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Rain likely in Delhi (Lead)


June 6th, 2012 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) After a warm and windy Wednesday in the capital, the weather office has forecast light rains towards the night. The maximum temperature during the day ... Read more...

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Venus transit clouded in Kerala, monsoon strengthens (Lead)


June 6th, 2012 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 6 (IANS) Rains lashed the Kerala capital Wednesday, disappointing hundreds of school children and others here who could not have a clear view of Venus's transit across the ... 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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Monsoon hits Kerala Tuesday (Lead)


June 5th, 2012 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Thiruvananthapuram, June 5 (IANS) The annual southwest monsoon, crucial for agriculture, Tuesday hit Kerala, four days behind schedule, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said."The monsoon has hit Kerala and ... Read more...

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Antony campaigns, showers praise on Chandy government


May 29th, 2012 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, May 29 (IANS) Union Defence Minister A.K. Antony Tuesday opined that Kerala was on course to becoming the number one state in the country on account of a very ... Read more...

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Snow, rain bring down mercury in Himachal


May 12th, 2012 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, May 12 (IANS) Temperatures across Himachal Pradesh fell slightly Saturday after snow and rains in some parts. More showers have been forecast.Shimla recorded a maximum of 24 degrees Celsius, ... Read more...

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Two spectators injured as box collapses at Eden Gardens


April 24th, 2012 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 24 (IANS) Two spectators were injured Tuesday after a bamboo-built box collapsed when a thunderstorm accompanied by heavy showers hit the Eden Gardens, where an Indian Premier League ... Read more...

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China issues sandstorm alert


April 22nd, 2012 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 22 (IANS) China's meteorological authorities Sunday issued a low-level alert against sandstorms that are expected to hit the country's northwest regions.China has a four-colour coded warning system, ... 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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Maximum temperatures dip across Punjab, Haryana


April 14th, 2012 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 14 (IANS) Maximum temperatures at most places in Punjab and Haryana and Chandigarh dipped Saturday by five to nine degrees Celsius below average owing to overcast conditions and ... Read more...

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Rain worries farmers in western UP


April 12th, 2012 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, April 12 (IANS) The spell of rain earlier this week has got farmers in western Uttar Pradesh worried with many saying that it would damage the standing wheat crop.Wednesday ... Read more...

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Rain cools Delhi, more showers predicted (Lead)


April 11th, 2012 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) The capital experienced a cooler Wednesday with a cloudy sky and sporadic rainfall bringing the day's maximum temperature down by five notches below normal to ... Read more...

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Morne relishes role as Daredevils’ first-change bowler


April 11th, 2012 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) South African fast bowler Morne Morkel has no complaints about coming in as the first-change bowler for Delhi Daredevils in the Indian Premier League (IPL).Morkel, ... Read more...

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Lightening kills four in UP


April 6th, 2012 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 6 (IANS) Four people were killed in Uttar Pradesh after lightning struck their villages.The tragedy took place in Chitrakoot and Banda districts when, in between rain and thunder ... Read more...

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South Africa beat India in rain marred Twenty20


March 31st, 2012 - 2:00 am ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, March 31 (IANS) South Africa beat India by 11 runs via the Duckworth Lewis Method in the rain-marred one-off Twenty20 international at the Wanderers here Friday.India were cruising ... Read more...

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English boys don’t wash hair to look cool: Perry


March 25th, 2012 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 25 (IANS) Singer Katy Perry, who is shooting her part-biopic, part-concert movie with an English production team, says one of the crew members doesn't wash his hair ... Read more...

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DiCaprio dislikes deodorants, avoids bathing


March 22nd, 2012 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 22 (IANS) Hollywood actor Leonardo DiCaprio reportedly refuses to use deodorants, while his girlfriend, model Erin Heatherton, wants him to clean up and be hygiene-conscious."Leo has let ... Read more...

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Beer may turn dear in drought-hit Britain


February 27th, 2012 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 27 (IANS) British experts have warned about the possibility of beer prices soaring if drought-hit areas in the country failed to receive showers soon.According to the British Beer ... Read more...

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Men prefer taking smartphones to newspapers in loo


February 25th, 2012 - 12:36 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 24 (IANS) Taking a newspaper to the toilet has long been a male preserve. But with the tech-age influencing nearly every aspect of life, even this most established ... Read more...

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Sunny day in Delhi, rains likely Saturday (Lead)


February 3rd, 2012 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) It was a bright, sunny day in Delhi Friday with the minimum temperature settling a notch above average at 9.8 degrees Celsius. The Met office ... Read more...

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Sunny days ahead for Delhi (Lead)


January 16th, 2012 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) After a gloomy and cloudy day Monday, the Met department forecast sunny days ahead for the capital.Parts of the city received sporadic showers early in ... Read more...

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Pleasant weekend, rain expected Monday (Lead)


January 15th, 2012 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) Delhi witnessed a pleasant Sunday with the minimum temperature two notches above average at 9.5 degrees Celsius. The capital may witness showers Monday, the Met ... Read more...

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Pleasant day in Delhi, rains expected (Lead)


January 14th, 2012 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) It was a bright, sunny day for Delhiites Saturday, though the minimum temperature settled a notch below average at 6.7 degrees Celsius. The city may ... Read more...

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