Thursday August 21, 2014
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Thursday reiterated its call for greater coordination among leading central banks while formulating policies and also urged emerging market economies to strengthen their domestic policy response to weather any event...
Sunday August 17, 2014
The SEZ policy, which was initiated with a bang by the previous UPA government, ran into rough weather with the Finance Ministry withdrawing the tax incentives available to SEZ developers and the units there in.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 27, 2014
Heavy rains lashed parts of Rajasthan with Kota receiving maximum rainfall of 11 cm last night, Met report said today.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday July 23, 2014
A plane landing in stormy weather crashed outside an airport on a small Taiwanese island late Wednesday, and the transport minister said 47 people were trapped and feared dead.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday July 21, 2014
Last month was the hottest June since record-keeping began in 1880, according to a monthly report out Monday by US government climate scientists.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday June 2, 2014
Heavy rains followed by floods and landslides claimed 14 lives in Sri Lanka Monday, the country's disaster management centre said.
Thursday April 10, 2014
In its monthly report, the Climate Prediction Center, an agency of the National Weather Service, pegged the likelihood at more than 50 percent.
Friday April 4, 2014
The March U.S. payrolls report looms as a major test of the argument that the economic weakness of January and February was due to bad weather and the recovery is still on track.
World | Agence France-Press | Sunday March 23, 2014
UN scientists are set to deliver their darkest report yet on the impacts of climate change, pointing to a future stalked by floods, drought, conflict and economic damage if carbon emissions go untamed.
Saturday March 8, 2014
February's jobs report followed two straight months of payroll reports that were sharply below expectations, and the rebound reinforced the theory that the weakness in December and January had been temporary, related to weather as opposed to worsenin...
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday January 16, 2014
The US experienced seven weather and climate disaster events in 2013, each with losses exceeding $1 billion in damages, according to a government report released on Wednesday.
South | Edited by Surabhi Malik (With Input from PTI) | Thursday November 21, 2013
Cyclone Helen: Severe cyclonic storm 'Helen', packed with wind speed reaching up to 120 kmph, is likely to cross southern Andhra Pradesh coast between Nellore and Machillipatnam, close to Ongole, on Friday afternoon, a latest report from the weather ...
World | Reuters | Monday September 23, 2013
A United Nations panel of experts met today to review a draft report that raises the probability that climate change is man-made to 95 percent and warns of ever more extreme weather unless governments take strong action.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday March 12, 2013
Five members of the NATO-led international force fighting in Afghanistan were killed in a helicopter crash in bad weather in the country's south, the coalition and provincial authorities said on Tuesday.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 15, 2013
After a brief respite, cold wave conditions returned to trouble Kashmir as night temperatures dipped below freezing point across the Valley, even as the weatherman predicted snowfall on Wednesday.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 15, 2013
Amritsar was the coldest place in the region on Tuesday with a minimum of 2.4 degrees Celsius as cold conditions prevailed in the state and neighbouring Haryana.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday January 15, 2013
It was a cold morning in the national capital on Tuesday but without the bite. There was a shallow fog and the minimum temperature settled a notch below average at 6.6 degrees Celsius.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 3, 2013
Six flights were cancelled and 50 domestic and international flights affected at the Indira Gandhi International Airport where operations had been hit for the last four days due to dense fog.
Friday November 16, 2012
US droughts, floods and heat waves likely fueled by climate change in the last two years hit the people who can afford it the least - the poor and middle class, a report published on Friday said.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday March 28, 2012
Global warming is leading to such severe storms, droughts and heat waves that nations should prepare for an unprecedented onslaught of deadly and costly weather disasters, an international panel of climate scientists says in a report issued on Wednes...