Delhi battles with Covid and cold; lowest temperature in Nov in 17 years

At a time when coronavirus cases are increasing in Delhi, a cold wave gripped the capital as the minimum temperature dropped to 6.3 degrees Celsius, five notches below normal and the lowest in the month of November since 2003, according to the India Meteorological Department. Continue Reading

Low pressure to intensify as cyclonic storm, Red Alert issued for TN

The well marked low pressure area over the bay would concentrate into a depression and intensify further into a cyclonic storm and cross the coast between Mahabalipuram, about 55 km from here, and Karaikal in Puducherry on 25 November. Continue Reading

NE monsoon sets in over south peninsular India

The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has announced that southwest monsoon has withdrawn from the entire country and simultaneously the northeast monsoon rains has commenced over extreme south peninsular India. Continue Reading

Heavy rains lash Chennai, IMD predicts more

People in many parts of the metropolis and its suburbs woke up to rains and chill weather today, as heavy rains lashed Chennai, Thiruvallur, Chengalpet and Kanchipuram districts from last night and continued this morning too. Continue Reading

Tamilnadu set to receive heavy rainfall

With conditions favouring the arrival of North East monsoon, the Indian Meteorological Department today has predicted that Tamilnadu is likely to experience heavy rainfall from today for five days. Continue Reading