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Rare snowfall stuns South Africa


August 9th, 2012 - 10:10 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Pretoria, Aug 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Snowfall stunned the people of South Africa on Monday night when heavy snow fell in the country. The snowfall lasted till the next day with the temperatures ... Read more...

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Heavy snow disrupts traffic on China-Nepal highway


February 9th, 2012 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 9 (IANS) Heavy snow Thursday halted traffic on a section of the China-Nepal highway, which links southwest China's Tibet autonomous region and Nepal, said traffic officials.According Zhao Chun, ... Read more...

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Snow forces Ferrari to call-off 2012 F1 car launch


February 2nd, 2012 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 2 (IANS) Ferrari have cancelled the launch of their car for the upcoming Formula One season due to heavy snow around the company's headquarters in Maranello, Italy.Ferrari would ... Read more...

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Air India to operate two-special flights to Srinagar


January 16th, 2012 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) National carrier Air India Monday said it will operate two extra flights from the national capital to Srinagar following flights being cancelled to the Jammu ... Read more...

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IAF helped in mission to restore power supply to Kashmir


January 10th, 2012 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 10 (IANS) Indian Air Force (IAF) personnel played a crucial role in getting the power supply restored to the Kashmir Valley that had plunged into darkness in subzero ... Read more...

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London train delays are due to dew


February 9th, 2011 - 9:03 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rail services to London from Kent was delayed on Wednesday morning because of dew.Commuters on the trains of Southern Train Company were astonished when they were told ... Read more...

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Sunny day in plains as hill towns still shiver (Roundup)


January 17th, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) The plains of north India greeted another warm and sunny day Monday with schools across the region reopening after an extended winter vacation. However, the Himalayan towns ... Read more...

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Frozen taps, chilling winds hit life in north (Roundup)


January 16th, 2011 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) Frozen taps, more snow and rain Sunday caught the people helpless in the Himalayan hill towns while the continuing snowfall caused chilling winds in the plains, where ... Read more...

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Snow, rain wreak havoc in the hills; plains sunny (Intro Roundup)


January 15th, 2011 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) Heavy snow and rain paired together Saturday to disrupt life in the Himalayan towns while Delhi and its neighbourhood enjoyed warmer weather with Punjab and Haryaya receiving ... Read more...

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Snow, rain wreak havoc in the hills; plains sunny (Roundup)


January 15th, 2011 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) Heavy snow and rain paired together Saturday to disrupt life in the Himalayan towns while Delhi and its neighbourhood enjoyed warmer weather with Punjab and Haryaya receiving ... Read more...

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Georgians Having A Tough Time As Atlanta Experiences Heavy Snow Storm


January 10th, 2011 - 8:41 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Residents of Georgia are having a harsh time as several parts of the state have been steeped under a thick layer of snow due to the ... Read more...

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No reprieve from cold and fog; 6 more die in UP (Roundup)


January 8th, 2011 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) Severe cold and fog Saturday continued to haunt the people in north and central India, claiming six more lives in Uttar Pradesh.With the latest deaths, the toll ... Read more...

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Cold wave kills two in Uttar Pradesh


December 30th, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
Lucknow, Dec 30 (ANI): Two persons died in different parts of Uttar Pradesh as the cold wave prevailed in most parts of the state, taking the toll to 13 this season. ... Read more...

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Icy Roads Prevent Virginia Schools From Conducting Classes


December 17th, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Dec 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Freezing temperatures and extremely dangerous conditions of the roads have led to the shut down of many schools and colleges in Virginia. The area has been ... Read more...

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Freezing Weather Conditions Force Schools To Remain Closed In Georgia


December 16th, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Dec 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Extreme bad weather conditions in North Georgia and Atlanta have caused several schools to remain closed. School authorities have declared that they will not keep the ... Read more...

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Sudden Snowfall Makes WSDOT Work Over Night


November 23rd, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Nov 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ever since a bad snow fall hit the eastern part of Washington, the Washington State Department of Transportation is having a real tough time. According to ... Read more...

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Seattle Public Schools To Remain Closed Today


November 23rd, 2010 - 3:59 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The heavy snow fall in Seattle created a lot of problems amongst its citizens. It had literally paralyzed the regular life of the people, who had ... Read more...

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Heavy Snowfall Causes Severe Traffic Mess In Seattle


November 23rd, 2010 - 1:50 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Seattle, Nov 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) As the nation begun making preparations for the coming festive season, the onset of winter has also laid some unrest concerning the traffic in the ... Read more...

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Britain All Braced For Snow As Weather Condition Worsens


November 8th, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 8, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The weather Gods do not seem to have kindly thoughts for the isle of Britain this year. The country is already reeling under severe ... Read more...

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Manali gets season’s first snowfall


October 22nd, 2010 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Oct 22 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh's picturesque town Manali experienced the season's first snow fall Friday evening, much to the delight of those in the hospitality industry."Manali and the hills overlooking the ... Read more...

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Dutch coach relieved to reach semis despite loss


March 9th, 2010 - 11:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) Dutch coach Michel van den Heuvel was relieved his team made the semis despite their 1-2 loss to Asian champions Korea in their last Pool ... Read more...

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Miami Experiences Snow Showers


January 10th, 2010 - 9:35 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri, Jan 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) January 7 saw the Miami Valley being hit with snow fall and the accumulation was expected to be around four inches. The snow was moving form ... Read more...

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Chinese woman survives fall from 18th floor


January 7th, 2010 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 7 (IANS) A woman had a miraculous escape after she fell from her 18th floor balcony here. She was saved by shrubs and the deep snow accumulated on the ground.The woman, ... Read more...

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Mercury falls to lowest in five years as Delhi shivers (Lead)


January 4th, 2010 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) The maximum temperature dropped to 14 degrees Celsius in the capital Monday, the season's lowest in the past five years, as chilly winds continued to make people ... Read more...

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Snowfall breaks dry spell in Jammu and Kashmir


January 3rd, 2010 - 9:25 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Jan 3(ANI): Snowfall on Sunday broke nearly two months of dry spell in Jammu and Kashmir as most parts of the valley experienced the season's second snowfall.Residents in Srinagar, which ... Read more...

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Good night’s sleep is life’s ‘greatest little pleasure’


December 31st, 2009 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 31 (ANI): Some of the little pleasures of life have no price tag on them - just like a good night's sleep.Curling up in bed after a long day ... Read more...

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After Christmas Sale Brings Cheers For The Consumers


December 27th, 2009 - 8:12 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec.27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Even after the frenzy over Christmas is over, it seems that the shoppers have reasons to rejoice. Some of the biggest online retailers are still offering lucrative ... Read more...

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Eight killed in snowfall in Himachal


November 21st, 2009 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
Manali, Nov 21 (ANI): At least eight people were killed in a snow storm while trying to cross the 13,050 feet high Rohtang Pass in Kullu district.According to sources, 67 people ... Read more...

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Fresh snowfall greets tourists in Kashmir valley


February 7th, 2009 - 7:00 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Feb.7, (ANI): Kashmir valley on Saturday attracted the scores of tourists with its fresh spell of snowfall. Srinagar is under a thick blanket of snow with trees, rooftops, roads and parks ... Read more...

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Chopper link to areas cut off by snow in Jammu and Kashmir


January 22nd, 2009 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 22 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir government in collaboration with the Indian Air Force (IAF) Thursday started a helicopter service to connect the remote mountainous of Kishtwar district to the ... Read more...

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Lack of snow affecting apple crop in Himachal Pradesh


January 18th, 2009 - 4:11 pm ICT by ANI
Shimla (Himachal Pradesh), Jan.18 (ANI): The lack of rain and snow has spelled doom for apple growers in Himachal Pradesh. Apple growers in the region are worried that their crop will be ... Read more...

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Snowfall brings cheer apple growers in Himachal Pradesh


January 10th, 2009 - 8:15 pm ICT by ANI
Kothi (Himachal Pradesh), Jan.10 (ANI): Pushing down temperatures, the recent snowfall here has brought a smile back on the faces of apple growers. Confident about securing a bumper apple crop in the ... Read more...

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New book reveals secret life of the snowflake


January 7th, 2009 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 7 (ANI): A new book showcases images of snowflakes that were collected and photographed through a microscope by the worlds leading snow crystal scientist.According to a report in the ... Read more...

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Apple growers in Himachal worried over less rainfall


January 4th, 2009 - 9:16 pm ICT by ANI
Dharamsala (Himachal Pradesh), Jan.4 (ANI): The continuous dry spell in the Dharamshala in Kangra valley of Himachal Pradesh has made apple farmers worried for their produce. Apple growers in the mid ... Read more...

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Heavy snow fall in Manali


December 21st, 2008 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Manali, Dec 21 (ANI): Tourists thronged Manali hill resort in Himachal Pradesh on Sunday in large numbers to experience snowfall. Chilly winds could not dampen the spirit of revelers who were seen ... Read more...

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