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Delhi sizzles at 43-degree C, no respite likely on Wed

Delhi sizzles at 43-degree C, no respite likely on Wed

🕔07:33, 30.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 30 There seems to be no respite from the scorching heat as the national capital on Wednesday witnessed the first severe heat wave of the year with its maximum temperature soaring to 43-degree Celsius, the highest recorded so

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Thunderstorm, gusty winds likely in Delhi, 8 states/UTs

Thunderstorm, gusty winds likely in Delhi, 8 states/UTs

🕔13:00, 24.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 24  Thunderstorm with lightning and gusty winds with speed up to 30-40 kmph at isolated places over Delhi, Chandigarh, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Punjab, Haryana, Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh, Gilgit-Baltistan and Muzaffarabad are very likely on Thursday, India

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Sweltering in Delhi as mercury remains above 40

Sweltering in Delhi as mercury remains above 40

🕔13:15, 10.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 10  For the second consecutive day, the mercury went past 40 degrees in the national capital on Thursday settling at 41 degrees Celsius, India Meteorological Department (IMD) said. The minimum temperature will remain one notch above the

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No data to show children will be seriously hit in next Covid waves: AIIMS chief

No data to show children will be seriously hit in next Covid waves: AIIMS chief

🕔20:49, 8.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 8  There is no data, either from India or globally, to show that children will be seriously infected in any subsequent Covid-19 waves, AIIMS, Delhi, Director Dr Randeep Guleria said on Tuesday. Addressing a media briefing here,

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Low intensity earthquake hits Delhi

Low intensity earthquake hits Delhi

🕔11:29, 28.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 28  A low intensity earthquake measuring 2.8 on the Richter scale hit the national capital on Thursday morning. According to the Ministry of Earth Sciences’s National Centre for Seismology, the earthquake, with a depth of 15 kilometres,

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Petrol, diesel prices remain unchanged for 23rd consecutive day

Petrol, diesel prices remain unchanged for 23rd consecutive day

🕔13:12, 30.Dec 2020

New Delhi, Dec 30 Petrol and diesel prices across the four metropolitan cities continued to remain static on Wednesday. This is the 23rd day in a row when the oil marketing companies have kept the retail fuel prices unchanged. In the

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Emirates to run repatriation flights to India till Aug 31

Emirates to run repatriation flights to India till Aug 31

🕔07:24, 21.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 21  Dubai-based Emirates airline has commenced repatriation flights between the UAE and India. The airline will operate flights to Bengaluru, Kochi, Delhi, Mumbai and Thiruvananthapuram from August 20 to August 31. “The special flights will facilitate travel

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Heavy rain lashes Delhi-NCR leading to traffic snarls, water-logging

Heavy rain lashes Delhi-NCR leading to traffic snarls, water-logging

🕔16:41, 20.Aug 2020

New Delhi/Gurugram, Aug 20  Heavy rain for the second consecutive day on Thursday in Delhi and its adjoining cities like Gurugram, Noida and Faridabad led to water-logging in several areas and heavy traffic snarls at several places. Taking note of

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3 hours of rains take 3 casualties in Delhi

3 hours of rains take 3 casualties in Delhi

🕔07:09, 20.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 20  Three people including a child died in rain-related incidents in the national capital on Sunday. The first causality was reported from New Delhi area’s Minto Bridge where a tempo driver, identified as 56-year-old Kundan Kumar, drowned

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Delhi rain fills up city’s cup of woes

Delhi rain fills up city’s cup of woes

🕔18:29, 19.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 19 Strong winds, heavy rains and thunder. While this may sound just the ideal Sunday morning for many Delhiites, there were scores in Delhi who wouldn’t agree. No doubt, the sudden drop of temperature to 29 degrees centigrade

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Delhi 556 short of 1 lakh in COVID-19 tally

Delhi 556 short of 1 lakh in COVID-19 tally

🕔07:06, 6.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 6  The national capital on Sunday was just 556 short of hitting 1 lakh in its COVID-19 tally. Delhi witnessed a spike of 2,244 new coronavirus cases and 63 deaths in the last 24 hours, pushing its

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Central teams to review Covid-19 situation in 6 cities

Central teams to review Covid-19 situation in 6 cities

🕔19:42, 10.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 10  Central teams are being deputed to provide technical support and handhold the state health departments and the municipal health officials in reviewing steps being taken to tackle Covid-19 in Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Chennai, Kolkata, Delhi and Bengaluru.

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Corona toll crosses 900 in Delhi

Corona toll crosses 900 in Delhi

🕔14:01, 10.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 10  The total number of people killed by the COVID-19 pandemic in the national capital rose to 905 till now. The Delhi government released its official bulletin on the corona, stating that 34 corona patients died between

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Lockdown 5.0: Delhi bars metro, malls, gyms, religious places

Lockdown 5.0: Delhi bars metro, malls, gyms, religious places

🕔18:08, 1.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 1 Starting Monday, the Delhi government gave some more relaxations in the lockdown 5.0, however, the educational institutes, malls, gymnasiums, swimming pools, metro and places of worship will continue to be barred in the city. In an order,

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Covid-19: Delhi reports 3 deaths, 76 new cases

Covid-19: Delhi reports 3 deaths, 76 new cases

🕔07:22, 1.May 2020

New Delhi, May 01  With 76 new cases getting reported from the national capital in the last 24 hours, the total number of coronavirus cases in Delhi reached 3,515 on Thursday. Three persons succumbed to the dreaded virus on Thursday,

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Delhi sees 293 more Covid cases in 24-hours, crosses 2,900-mark

Delhi sees 293 more Covid cases in 24-hours, crosses 2,900-mark

🕔07:05, 27.Apr 2020

New Delhi, April 27 With 293 new cases and no deaths reported in the last 24 hours, the total coronavirus cases in the national capital reached 2,918 on Sunday while the toll remained 54. As many as eight people have been

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Another minor quake hits NCR-Delhi on Monday

Another minor quake hits NCR-Delhi on Monday

🕔19:00, 13.Apr 2020

New Delhi, April 13  A mild earthquake measuring 2.7 on the Richter scale hit the national capital region and adjoining areas on Monday afternoon. The epicentre was about 16 km north of New Delhi’s Lodhi Road. “There is no significant

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Light showers in parts of Delhi-NCR

Light showers in parts of Delhi-NCR

🕔11:45, 16.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 16  The national capital on Thursday morning witnessed fog with the air quality recorded under ‘poor’ category, along with light showers in various parts of Delhi and adjoining areas. The minimum temperature was recorded at nine degrees

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Delhi set to unfreeze 119-year coldest December day record

Delhi set to unfreeze 119-year coldest December day record

🕔19:00, 30.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 30 The national capital is likely to break the 119-year record of the coldest December day on Monday with the day temperature “unusually” sticking to the cold trend. “It may be noted that at the Safdarjung Observatory, in

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Delhi air ‘very poor’ for 3rd day, AQI crosses 350 mark

Delhi air ‘very poor’ for 3rd day, AQI crosses 350 mark

🕔11:54, 6.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 6  The air quality of the national capital remains ‘very poor’ for the third consecutive day on Friday and was likely to further deteriorate to the ‘severe’ category in some parts of the city on Saturday. According

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