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Aug 08, 2017
Climate change already affecting USA, temperatures rose dramatically over last 40 years: Govt reportA federal climate report says the United States is already feeling the effects of climate change, with temperatures rising dramatically over the last four decades.
Jun 21, 2017
India to become 2-4 degrees Celsius warmer, but deaths due to heat are preventableWith 13 of India’s 15 hottest years on record occurring since 2002, intense heat appears to be the new normal.
Jun 10, 2017
IMD weather forecast: Slight rise in temperatures in north India, rains expected at isolated placesIMD predicts that there will be no heat wave for the next five days despite a slight rise in temperature in north India. Rains will also continue at isolated places
Jun 08, 2017
India may experience deadlier heat waves in years to come, say researchersIndia may experience more deadly heat waves in the years to come, with even a slight increase in average temperatures likely to cause hundreds of deaths
May 24, 2017
Heat wave grips Chhattisgarh as Bilaspur records highest temperature at 49.3 degrees CelsiusThe record-shattering rise in mercury in Chhattisgarh led weathermen to examine the temperature measuring instruments.
May 20, 2017
Telangana reels under harsh heat wave conditions; mercury touches 46 degree celsius at Ramagundam, NalgondaAccording to a senior official of the State Disaster Management, as many as 167 people died reportedly due to heat wave related problems since 1 April this year.
May 20, 2017
India's poorest areas are the most vulnerable to heat waves as planning targets citiesPeople living in underdeveloped parts of central India are most vulnerable to the health impacts of heat waves.
May 16, 2017
Heat wave intensifies in Uttar Pradesh, 2 deadThe heat wave continued unabated in Poorvanchal and Bundelkhand where temperatures have peaked over the past one week.
Mar 31, 2017
Delhi records hottest March day since 2011, Vidarbha sizzlesFive hottest places in the country fell under Maharashtra's Vidarbha region even as other states including Delhi, which experienced the hottest March day since 2011, also reeled under searing heat on Friday.
Mar 31, 2017
Heat wave in India: Climate change is here, prepare for irregular weather, says senior meteorologistFirstpost spoke to Jeevanprakash Kulkarni, a senior meteorologist from the Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology, who is presently associated with a forum called Satarkindia that issues warning based on various climatic scenarios