Heavy rains, hailstorm hit parts of Delhi

Parts of India’s national capital experienced heavy rains and hailstorm on Saturday afternoon. This was after people in Delhi woke up to cloudy morning on Saturday with temperature hovering around 16.4 degree Celsius. Rains were likely also in Delhi’s surrounding areas such as Noida, where the temperature suddenly plummeted leading to heavy rainfall and hailstorm. … Read more

More than 60 killed as severe storms, lightning hit Delhi, UP, West Bengal and Andhra Pradesh

More than 60 people were killed and many injured on Sunday across the country as severe storms, rain and lightning hit various states of the country. Deaths were reported from Delhi-NCR, Uttar Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal. 5 people were killed in Delhi NCR as a powerful dust storm swept through uprooting trees that … Read more

Alarming situation in Tamil Nadu; rains & floods kill 269: Rajnath

The heaviest rains in Tamil Nadu in over a century and floods have claimed 269 lives, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Thursday, describing the situation as “alarming”. The minister also told the Lok Sabha that 54 people had been killed in neighbouring Andhra Pradesh and two in Puducherry. “There are no two opinions that … Read more