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India to become 2-4 degrees Celsius warmer, but deaths due to heat are preventable
India

India to become 2-4 degrees Celsius warmer, but deaths due to heat are preventable

With 13 of India’s 15 hottest years on record occurring since 2002, intense heat appears to be the new normal.

IMD weather forecast: Slight rise in temperatures in north India, rains expected at isolated places
India

IMD weather forecast: Slight rise in temperatures in north India, rains expected at isolated places

IMD 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

Heat wave grips Chhattisgarh as Bilaspur records highest temperature at 49.3 degrees Celsius
India

Heat wave grips Chhattisgarh as Bilaspur records highest temperature at 49.3 degrees Celsius

The record-shattering rise in mercury in Chhattisgarh led weathermen to examine the temperature measuring instruments.

Telangana reels under harsh heat wave conditions; mercury touches 46 degree celsius at Ramagundam, Nalgonda
India

Telangana reels under harsh heat wave conditions; mercury touches 46 degree celsius at Ramagundam, Nalgonda

According 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.

Heat wave intensifies in Uttar Pradesh, 2 dead
India

Heat wave intensifies in Uttar Pradesh, 2 dead

The heat wave continued unabated in Poorvanchal and Bundelkhand where temperatures have peaked over the past one week.

Delhi records hottest March day since 2011, Vidarbha sizzles
India

Delhi records hottest March day since 2011, Vidarbha sizzles

Five 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.

Heat wave in India: Climate change is here, prepare for irregular weather, says senior meteorologist
India

Heat wave in India: Climate change is here, prepare for irregular weather, says senior meteorologist

Firstpost 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

India gets its heat index: IMD launches new map that tells you how hot it really is
India

India gets its heat index: IMD launches new map that tells you how hot it really is

A heat index – a measure of how hot it really feels to humans– is calculated based on actual temperatures and relative humidity levels.

315 heat wave related deaths confirmed in Telangana
India

315 heat wave related deaths confirmed in Telangana

s many as 315 heat wave-related deaths have been reported in Telangana since the beginning of the summer season till 21 May

North and West India reel under severe heat wave conditions
India

North and West India reel under severe heat wave conditions

Several parts of north and west India continued to reel under severe heat wave conditions

Heatwave havoc: NCR simmers at 47 degrees Celsius, Met warns of 'severe heat wave'
India

Heatwave havoc: NCR simmers at 47 degrees Celsius, Met warns of 'severe heat wave'

The heat wave is continuing to wreck havoc. The mercury touched a scorching 47 degrees Celsius in some part of the National Capital Region on Wednesday.

Bay of Bengal depression: Andhra and coastal TN may receive heavy rainfall
India

Bay of Bengal depression: Andhra and coastal TN may receive heavy rainfall

The MET office has forecast heavy rains in parts of Andhra Pradesh as the depression over southwest Bay of Bengal may intensify into a cyclonic storm.

Heat wave in Telangana claims more than 200 lives
India

Heat wave in Telangana claims more than 200 lives

Heat wave conditions in some parts of Telangana continued to take toll as the number of deaths rose to 219, said the State Disaster Management department

Heat wave havoc continues in Telangana, death toll stands at 143
India

Heat wave havoc continues in Telangana, death toll stands at 143

Death toll due to the heat wave since the beginning of this summer has surged to 143 in Telangana.

Kerala Assembly polls: 'Food for all, jobs for all'; LDF, UDF campaigns fuel false promises
Politics

Kerala Assembly polls: 'Food for all, jobs for all'; LDF, UDF campaigns fuel false promises

Attempts by UDF to cash in on anti-incumbency sentiments and LDF's bid to counter them, have led to an air of dubious politics of false promises in Kerala

Heat wave continues in Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, no let-up expected
India

Heat wave continues in Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, no let-up expected

There was no let up in the heat wave gripping Telangana and Andhra Pradesh on Monday while the met office has issued a warning of severe heat wave conditions.

Bengaluru's oppressive heat: Water sprinklers help animals in Bannerghatta zoo cool off
India

Bengaluru's oppressive heat: Water sprinklers help animals in Bannerghatta zoo cool off

Bengaluru is going through a heat wave and severe water shortage, how best do the animals cope?

Severe heat wave conditions likely to prevail in Telangana
India

Severe heat wave conditions likely to prevail in Telangana

Severe heat wave conditions are likely to prevail over isolated places in several districts of Telangana for the next five days, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said in Hyderabad on Friday.

IMD predicts 2016 will be the hottest year, cites El-Nino phenomenon as reason
India

IMD predicts 2016 will be the hottest year, cites El-Nino phenomenon as reason

With several parts of the country recording above normal temperatures, the summer of 2016 could possibly be the hottest summer, the IMD on Thursday said.