No 'good' air quality day for Patna in 2018

Patna, Jan 5  Bihar’s capital city Patna did not see even a single “good” air quality day throughout the year gone by, according to a report by the Centre for Environment and Energy Development (CEED).

The data available with the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) for Patna shows that…

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Minimum temperature drops in J&K; rain, snow likely

Srinagar, Jan 3  The minimum temperature across the Kashmir Valley dropped on Thursday due to clear night sky as the weather office forecast another spell of rain and snow beginning Friday.

“We are expecting another spell of moderate rain and snowfall from Friday afternoon. The weather will remain inclement till…

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Cold Wednesday morning in Delhi, air quality 'severe'

New Delhi, Jan 2  It was a cold Wednesday morning in the national capital with the minimum temperature recorded at 6.5 degrees Celsius, one notch below the season’s average, as Delhi continued to remain under ‘severe’ air pollution, Met officials said.

“There was shallow to moderate fog in…

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Cold wave returns to Kashmir Valley, Ladakh

Srinagar, Dec 31  After a day’s respite, severe cold wave again gripped the Kashmir Valley and Ladakh region on Monday, the Met Office said.

An official of the Met department said the minimum temperature was minus 6.6 degree Celsius in Srinagar, while it was minus 5.5 degree…

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Delhi shivers at 3 degrees C, cold wave continues

New Delhi, Dec 30:  The residents of national capital continued to battle a long-lasting cold wave as they woke up to a chilly Sunday morning. The mercury dipped to 3 degrees Celsius, four notches below the season’s average.

The maximum temperature is expected to hover around 21 degrees…

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