Heatwave death toll crosses 130: IMD warns

New Delhi, April 18 (G’nY News Service): Temperatures are running above normal in major regions of India, for several days now. Places like Delhi, Agra, Allahabad, Khajuraho, Churu and Sri Ganganagar are observing day temperatures well above the normals as per IMD data till April 17- recording temperatures above or close to the 45-degree mark. […]

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India’s Weather Extremes

India is a land with a unique climatic regime, that includes, two monsoon seasons (south-west and north-east); two cyclone seasons (pre- and post-monsoon cyclone seasons); hot weather season characterised by severe thunderstorms, dust storms and heat waves; and, cold weather season characterised by violent snow storms in the Himalayan regions, cold waves and fog. Since […]

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