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To evade COVID-19, a British couple lives alone on Owey Island; uses coal for cooking
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To evade COVID-19, a British couple lives alone on Owey Island; uses coal for cooking

Over summer, the couple used a yacht to reach the nearest mainland and stock up on food for winter.

Bathing during winters: Right water temperature, correct frequency, other essential facts and tips you must know
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Bathing during winters: Right water temperature, correct frequency, other essential facts and tips you must know

This study also suggests that both showering and immersion bathing can improve mental and physical health status

Boosting immunity: 10 foods a nutritionist recommends to maintain fitness during winter
Health

Boosting immunity: 10 foods a nutritionist recommends to maintain fitness during winter

Boosting your immune system to deal with these problems is precisely the reason why winters call for some changes in your regular diet.

Daily COVID-19 cases drop below 50,000; lowest fatality rate since 22 March, says Centre
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Daily COVID-19 cases drop below 50,000; lowest fatality rate since 22 March, says Centre

Meanwhile, Maharashtra deputy chief minister Ajit Pawar joined the list of ministers and politicians who have tested positive for COVID-19

Coronavirus Outbreaks: Warmer weathers could slow the spread of COVID-19 but we cannot rely on the weather to stop the spread
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Coronavirus Outbreaks: Warmer weathers could slow the spread of COVID-19 but we cannot rely on the weather to stop the spread

Cold weather is presumed to cause the spread of coughs, colds and flu is because it causes irritation in the nasal passages and airways, making us more susceptible to viral infection.

Coronavirus cases spike in Asian countries, crush theory that warmer weather could stem the spread
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Coronavirus cases spike in Asian countries, crush theory that warmer weather could stem the spread

Some symptoms of COVID-19 are similar to winter influenza which spreads in colder temperatures.

Italy orders shutting down of all shops apart from pharmacies, food stores after recording highest increase in deaths since coronavirus outbreak began
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Italy orders shutting down of all shops apart from pharmacies, food stores after recording highest increase in deaths since coronavirus outbreak began

Italy added new restrictions on Wednesday to a lockdown imposed to fight the coronavirus, ordering bars, restaurants and beauty parlours to close after the highest daily increase in deaths of any country since the outbreak began.

With coronavirus spreading in countries that are experiencing winter, will heat affect the spread?
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With coronavirus spreading in countries that are experiencing winter, will heat affect the spread?

The symptoms of COVID-19 are similar to those of other diseases, including flu, measles and malaria, making detection challenging.

It is the ice from the western ghats that keep the shola grasslands intact
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It is the ice from the western ghats that keep the shola grasslands intact

Ecologists have debated why extremely different habitats, grasslands and forests, co-exist in same climatic conditions.

Winter in coming to Pluto: It's atmosphere could be destroyed forever this season
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Winter in coming to Pluto: It's atmosphere could be destroyed forever this season

Scientists observing Pluto for 28 years think its atmosphere will collapse from the growing pressure.

Western disturbances likely to bring in fresh rain, hailstorms in north, north-west India, predicts IMD
India

Western disturbances likely to bring in fresh rain, hailstorms in north, north-west India, predicts IMD

Another spell of rain, hailstorms and snowfall is expected to result in a dip in temperatures later this week in north and northwestern India

From long johns to short sleeves: US polar vortex likely to end with rapid thaw; melting snow may lead to flooding in Michigan
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From long johns to short sleeves: US polar vortex likely to end with rapid thaw; melting snow may lead to flooding in Michigan

The polar vortex that brought many cities to a standstill was expected to end with a rapid thaw that experts say could be unprecedented. But the sudden swing from long johns to light jackets and short sleeves could create problems of its own.

Polar vortex makes US cities colder than South Pole; 22 states record sub zero temperatures, whiteout conditions
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Polar vortex makes US cities colder than South Pole; 22 states record sub zero temperatures, whiteout conditions

At least 22 states recorded sub-zero temperatures Wednesday and 139 million people in the U.S. who were under a wind chill advisory or wind chill warning as of midday Wednesday, according to information from the National Weather Service.

Temperatures continue to dip in J&K, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Haryana; fog delays 16 Delhi-bound trains
India

Temperatures continue to dip in J&K, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Haryana; fog delays 16 Delhi-bound trains

A cold wave swept over the northern states of India – namely Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Haryana and New Delhi

Snow envelops Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand
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Snow envelops Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand

Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand received fresh snowfall on Thursday. Shimla received the season’s highest snowfall on Wednesday

Cold wave grips parts of India: Delhi continues to freeze; Nagpur gets colder than Shimla; Pune records coldest morning in 18 years
India

Cold wave grips parts of India: Delhi continues to freeze; Nagpur gets colder than Shimla; Pune records coldest morning in 18 years

According to reports, the northwest, central and eastern parts of the country are likely to continue facing the cold wave on Sunday. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted that the chill in the air is expected to continue for the next two days.

US winter storms will seven; Midwest, southwestern regions from Arizona to Texas hit hardest
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US winter storms will seven; Midwest, southwestern regions from Arizona to Texas hit hardest

Winter weather advisories were in effect Saturday for northern Indiana and southern Michigan. To the south, heavy rains were forecast in the central Gulf Coast, in the Florida Panhandle, and stretching east to the mid-Atlantic. Not all of the country suffered, though. The capital Washington enjoyed blue skies and a temperature around 14 degrees Celcius on Saturday.

Winter weather report: Cold wave continues in Jammu and Kashmir, Uttarakhand; Delhi to record temperature drop after 28 Dec
India

Winter weather report: Cold wave continues in Jammu and Kashmir, Uttarakhand; Delhi to record temperature drop after 28 Dec

As winter is settling into India, all the states are facing their own version of the cold wave. While Jammu and Kashmir has been recording sub-zero temperatures, Tamil Nadu is likely to experience moderately cooler weather in the evenings.

Unexpected warming experienced at unusual times, places in Earth's polar regions
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Unexpected warming experienced at unusual times, places in Earth's polar regions

The NOAA released its annual Arctic report detailing the second warmest year on record in Arctic.

Migratory birds begin their arrival early in Kashmir this year for winter migration
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Migratory birds begin their arrival early in Kashmir this year for winter migration

Around 10,000 migratory birds migrate to the Hokarsar Reserve & Wullar Lake for winter each year.