Vehicles stranded amid snowfall

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Regions Of Kashmir Valley Receive Fresh Snowfall, Temperature Falls

Gulmarg & Pahalgam in Kashmir received fresh snowfall, while the minimum temperature dropped slightly in most of its parts. In Srinagar, the minimum temperature settled at a low of 2.2°C, while Gulmarg recorded a low of minus 2.2°C. The officials in Meteorological Department have said that weather will remain cloudy in the Jammu & Kashmir, with possibility of rain or snow during January 22-23.

Thu, 20 Jan 2022 - 02:35 PM / by Basharat Rashid

Tags: WEATHER, weather forecast, snowfall, kashmir, Prediction

Courtesy: PTI

Air Quality In Delhi

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Air Quality In Delhi Stays Under 'Very Poor' Category With AQI Of 318: SAFAR

The AQI of Delhi remained in the 'very poor' category, on January 20. According to SAFAR, the national capital's AQI was recorded at 318. The AQI of Delhi for the next two days will remain in the 'very poor' category and is likely to rain on January 22 and 23, said SAFAR. Meanwhile, Noida's air quality and Gurugram's air quality remains in the 'very poor' category with AQI at 306. 

Thu, 20 Jan 2022 - 10:22 AM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: Pollution, Delhi, Noida, AQI, SAFAR

Courtesy: Times Now

Snowfall in higher reaches

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Army Rescues 14 Civilians In Twin Avalanches At Kupwara Kashmir

Indian Army in Kashmir reportedly rescued 14 civilians on January 18 in Kupwara district, after avalanches hit highway. The twin avalanches were triggered by snow in the morning, due to which Tangdhar-Chowkibal highway got blocked, and 14 civilians were stranded. According to a statement, "Army's rescue team, and GREF rushed to the area, and rescued the civilians, including women, children and a patient, who thanked Army for saving their… read-more

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 - 05:59 PM / by Basharat Rashid

Tags: Army, rescue mission, Kupwara, stranded, Snowy Mountain

Courtesy: KNS Kashmir

Earthquake graph

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Earthquake Of 4.9 Magnitude Jolts Basar: Arunachal Pradesh

An earthquake jolted Basar area of Arunachal Pardesh in the early hours of January 18, having a magnitude of 4.9 on the richter scale. The National Center for Seismology said that the earthquake tremors had a depth of 10 km and occured at 4:30 am at 148 north-northwest of Basar. Notably, the details about the earthquake were posted by the National Center for Seismology on twitter.

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 - 01:22 PM / by Basharat Rashid

Tags: Earthquake, India, Arunachal Pradesh, Richter Scale, Latest update

Courtesy: ANI

Earthquake hits Afghanistan

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Earthquake Of 5.3 Magnitude Hits Western Afghanistan; At Least 26 Dead

An earthquake of 5.3 magnitude hit western Afghanistan on January 17, in which 26 people were killed. Reportedly, hundreds of homes were damaged in the western Badghis province, reported Al Jazeera. "Five women and four children are among the 26 people killed in the earthquake," said the spokesperson. Meanwhile, more than 700 houses had been damaged and the damage is also reported in the Muqr district.

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 - 12:55 PM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: Afghanistan, Earthquake, Badghis, Muqr, KILLED

Courtesy: ANI

Air Quality In Delhi

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Air Quality In Delhi Deteriorates To 'Very Poor' With AQI Of 312: SAFAR

The AQI of Delhi slipped from 'poor' to 'very poor' category on January 18. According to SAFAR, Delhi's AQI was recorded at 312. On January 17, Delhi's air quality was in the 'poor' category. Meanwhile, Noida's air quality remains 'very poor' with AQI at 341. Gurugram remains in the "poor" category with AQI at 280. IMD predicted rain in Delhi on January 21, and hail storms in Haryana and Punjab. 

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 - 09:31 AM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: Delhi, AQI, air quality, Noida, SAFAR

Courtesy: ANI

Kashmir snowfall

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IMD Predicts Snowfall & Light Rainfall In Jammu & Kashmir

The IMD predicted rainfall and snowfall for the next 48 hours, on January 17. Due to the cold waves and western disturbance at Himalayas, the region of South Kashmir and Jammu are likely to witness lowest temperature with snowfall until January 19. Notably, Srinagar, the capital of Jammu and Kashmir reported the lowest 1° Celsius, on January 17. Gulmarg in North Kashmir reported a temperature of -4.6° Celsius. 

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 - 09:00 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Jammu and Kashmir, snowfall, rainfall, Western Disturbance, IMD

Low visibility on highway

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Air Quality Improves In Delhi From 'Very Poor' to 'Poor' Category

Delhi's air quality has improved from 'very poor' to 'poor' on January 17, with an Air Quality Index (AQI) of 262. The air quality in Noida (323) remains in the 'very poor' category, while the air quality in Gurugram (201) is in the 'poor' category. An AQI from 0-5 is considered 'good', 51-100 'satisfactory', 101-200 'moderate', 201-300 'poor', 301-400 'very poor', and 401-500 'severe'.

Mon, 17 Jan 2022 - 10:13 AM / by Basharat Rashid

Tags: WEATHER, winters, India, North India, Delhi

Courtesy: ANI

Startup

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2 Entrepreneurs To Go On 14,216 Km Bike Ride: Electric BharatMala Initiative

John Kuruvilla and Gautam Khot will cover 14,216 kms, in their journey across the country, on electric motorbikes. They will be visiting several colleges to promote the idea of startups and environmental sustainability, among youth. ''I am glad that the initiative is being undertaken under the flagship Make In India program'', told Karnataka’s Transport Minister, B. Sriramulu during the inauguration. The journey will begin on February 4, from… read-more

Mon, 17 Jan 2022 - 09:22 AM / by Shaloo Priya

Tags: Entrepreneurship, Environmental sustainability, road trip, Electric BharatMala, Karnataka

Courtesy: YOUR STORY

Cold foggy time, man with bonfire

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IMD Predicts Cold Conditions In Punjab, Haryana For Next 48 Hrs

On January 16, the IMD issues cold wave and severe low temperature conditions in isolated regions of Indian states. Rajasthan, Punjab, Haryana, Madhya Pradesh, Chandigarh will witness cold waves due to western disturbance, affecting Western Himalayas between January 18 to January 21. In addition, the IMD also alerted for dense to very dense fog in isolated regions of Rajasthan, East Uttar Pradesh and other regions. 

Sun, 16 Jan 2022 - 08:49 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Cold waves, fog, Rajasthan, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh

Courtesy: ANI