India

Heavy rain alert issued in Uttarakhand


Dehradun, Aug 23: A heavy to very heavy rain alert was issued on Thursday in Uttarakhand for the next three days by the regional Met Office.The state has been receiving wide spread rains, this time the warning is of a massive downpour in almost all the districts. Dehradun and districts of Uttarkashi and Udham Singh...

Cloudy Thursday morning in Delhi


New Delhi, Aug 23: It was a cloudy morning in the national capital on Thursday with some parts receiving light rains, the minimum temperature was recorded at 27.2 degrees Celsius, one notch above the season's average.The sky will be generally cloudy with chances of few thunder showers in the later part of the day,...

Soldier injured in ceasefire violation on LoC


Srinagar, Aug 21: An Indian Army soldier was injured on Tuesday in a ceasefire violation by the Pakistani Army on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir, police said.The violation took place in Kupwara district's Tangdhar sector. The soldier was injured due to sniper fire from the Pakistani. He has been shifted to...

Cloudy Monday morning in Delhi


New Delhi, Aug 20: It was a cloudy morning here on Monday with the minimum temperature recorded at 27 degrees Celsius, one notch above the season's average.The sky will be generally cloudy with chances of light or moderate rains or thundershowers in the later part of the day, an India Meteorological Department (IMD) official...

Partly cloudy Friday morning in Delhi


New Delhi, Aug 17: It was a partly cloudy morning in the national capital on Friday with the minimum temperature recorded at 27.9 degrees Celsius, one notch above the season's average.The sky will remain partially clouded with chances of light rains or thundershowers. The next few days are expected to remain the same, an...

Cloudy Tuesday morning in Delhi


New Delhi, Aug 14: It was a cloudy Tuesday morning in the national capital with forecast of lights rains. The minimum temperature was recorded at 27.4 degrees Celsius, a notch above the season's average.The sky will remain generally cloudy. Light rain can be expected, an India Meteorological Department (IMD) official told IANS. The humidity...

Cloudy Wednesday morning in Delhi


New Delhi, Aug 8: It was a cloudy morning here on Wednesday with scattered showers at a few places. The minimum temperature was recorded at 26.5 degrees Celsius, the season's average, according to the weather office.The sky will be generally cloudy. There is possibility of light rains or thundershowers in the National Capital Region,...

Rajya Sabha adjourned till 12 noon


New Delhi, Aug 7: The Rajya Sabha on Tuesday witnessed ruckus over an alleged sex racket being run at a shelter home for women in Uttar Pradesh's Deoria district district forcing the Chair to adjourn the House till 12 noon.As soon as papers and statements were laid on the table and Chairman M. Venkaiah...

We are underdogs but pressure will be on opponents: TT star Sharath Kamal


Kolkata, Aug 6: Still basking in the afterglow of Commonwealth Games glory, Indias top paddler Achanta Sharath Kamal feels the countrys upswing in table tennis will keep its more fancied rivals on their toes at the Asian Games although the team will set foot in Indonesia as underdogs.This is our best chance to win...