Cheat Sheet | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Agencies) | Monday December 22, 2014
There was thick fog and low visibility in the capital and other parts of northern India on Monday morning and many flights and trains have been delayed. Sunday was the coldest day in 11 years in Delhi, which has recorded its lowest temperature in fiv...
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday December 22, 2014
Uttar Pradesh continued to shiver as the cold wave further intensified on Monday, a development which led to the closure of all schools up to standard 12 in the state capital.
India | Agencies | Monday December 22, 2014
At least 36 flights have been delayed while three have been cancelled as a thick blanket of fog enveloped Delhi. 50 trains have also been delayed while 12 others have been rescheduled in the national capital.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 21, 2014
Three persons died of asphyxiation while another is critical in a hospital, after they had lit a coal fire to keep themselves warm during the night at the residence of a businessman in South Delhi's Hauz Khas area where they used to work.
Sunday December 21, 2014
Infosys, India's second largest software services firm, is increasing focus on geographies like North America and the EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) region to drive growth of its core banking solution Finacle.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 21, 2014
Cold and foggy conditions continued to prevail in Uttar Pradesh, with Nazibabad recording the lowest minimum temperature of the state at 1.5 degree Celsius.
India | Nazir Masoodi | Sunday December 21, 2014
The 40-day-long Chillai-Kalan or great chill season of Jammu and Kashmir began today.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday December 20, 2014
All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) has geared up to provide night shelters to the patients and their relatives who fail to get a bed and have to camp outside the premiere institution.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 20, 2014
Cold conditions prevailed in the national capital today with the maximum temperature settling at five notches below the season's average at 17.5 degrees Celsius.
India | Written by Nazir Masoodi | Saturday December 20, 2014
A village sarpanch was shot dead by suspected terrorists in Sopore area of Jammu and Kashmir today.
India | Agencies | Saturday December 20, 2014
A cold wave has intensified its grip in several parts of north India, affecting states of Uttar Pradesh, Punjab and Haryana.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 20, 2014
Cold conditions continued to prevail in Punjab and Haryana where heavy fog affected movement of vehicles at several places.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday December 19, 2014
Cold wave conditions continued unabated across north India despite marginal rise in mercury in several places with Kullu-Manali region of Himachal Pradesh remaining without power and water supply for seventh day in a row today.
India | Agencies | Friday December 19, 2014
Nearly 90 trains were delayed in Delhi because of thick fog as large parts of north India battled severe cold.
India | Written by Nazir Masoodi | Thursday December 18, 2014
One militant was killed and a security personnel was injured during a gun battle at Salkote Village in Kupwara district of north Kashmir.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 16, 2014
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said that Nobel laureate poet Rabindra Nath Tagore's ancestral house at Jorasanko in North Kolkata would be preserved by the state government as a heritage site.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday December 15, 2014
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today said that Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore's ancestral house at Jorasanko in North Kolkata would be preserved by the state government as a heritage site.
Press Trust of India | Monday December 15, 2014
DCP (North) Madhur Verma tweeted through his official handle, @DCP_North_Delhi, during the investigation of the case.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday December 14, 2014
Moderate to heavy snowfall continued in Himachal Pradesh for the second day Sunday, hampering the movement of traffic on most of the roads, especially in upper Shimla and Manali area.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday December 13, 2014
Tourist spots near Shimla, such as honeymooners' paradise Kufri, Fagu and Narkanda also experienced mild snowfall, turning the hill stations even more picturesque.