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Winter chill sets across North; Leh at -14, Delhi and J&K at 8 degrees on Monday

On Sunday, the minimum temperature in the national capital was 9.4 degrees Celsius while the maximum was recorded at 23.4 degrees Celsius.

03 Dec 2019 11:52 AM

Winter is upon us

With fog rolling up each morning, it is no mystery that winter has finally arrived in the capital.

02 Dec 2019 6:10 AM

Ways to take care of drought-sensitive plants this winter

Wintertime mulching, watering helps drought-sensitive plants.

26 Nov 2019 9:23 AM

Dry air during winters can trigger the flu

Here's why people more likely to get sick during winter.

14 May 2019 2:54 PM

'Game of Thrones' final season trailer out! Read the major reveals here

The trailer of the eighth and final season of ‘Game of Thrones’ is here, and so is ‘Winter’.

06 Mar 2019 12:26 PM


Bid good bye to dry lips with emollients this winter

Most people have chapped lips throughout the year, but it can get much worse during winter months.

19 Dec 2018 11:12 AM

Chefs offer soup to warm homeless on cold Russian nights

The traditional meat and cabbage soup is ladled into big flasks and driven by volunteers to places around the city.

07 Dec 2018 12:08 PM

Here are 3 winter soups to gorge on

Soup in itself existed since around 20,000 BC and the word soup itself comes from French soupe.

27 Nov 2018 4:02 PM

Take care of allergies this winter season

Here are some precautionary measures that one ought to keep in mind.

23 Nov 2018 9:21 AM

Here are top plant care tips for amateurs

Outdoor plants need more attention in winter as the colder temperature and bad weather takes its toll.

21 Nov 2018 8:09 PM


Winter is coming: Himalayan Buddhist monastery prepares to welcome the cold

Monastery is currently occupied by 20 monks in saffron robes and shaved heads, staging festivals and welcoming trickle of intrepid visitors.

07 Aug 2018 10:25 AM

Human influence detected in changing seasons: Study

Satellite temperature data are consistent with models that project that this seasonal

21 Jul 2018 2:55 PM

Colder months are deadlier for heart patients

The study was presented at the British Cardiovascular Society Conference 2018 in Manchester. 

06 Jun 2018 4:26 PM

Arctic not so chill this record warm winter

One scientific theory is that this is changing weather further south and plays a role in extreme events, especially in winter.

07 Mar 2018 12:37 PM

Over 50 dead, flights cancelled as deadly blizzards lash Europe

The snowstorms, unusual for much of Europe at this time of year, left roads blocked, thousands of drivers stranded and schools shut.

02 Mar 2018 10:31 AM


Reasons to wear sunglasses in winter

Sun rays can still carry the same UVA and UVB rays as they do in summers and in snowy regions.

22 Jan 2018 10:59 AM

Even the eyelashes freeze: Russia sees minus 88.6 degrees F

Some media outlets published cold-weather selfies and stories about stunts in the extreme cold

18 Jan 2018 1:29 PM

Winter can make periods worse, expert reveals

Find out more.

18 Jan 2018 11:16 AM

5 travel trends for 2018

Find out more.

14 Jan 2018 11:10 AM

This could be the reason behind winter weight gain

Researchers made the discovery while investigating how to bioengineer fat cells to produce insulin to help diabetes patients.

11 Jan 2018 1:55 PM


Planning road trips this winter? Here are some tips for you

Find out what you need to do.

08 Jan 2018 2:09 PM

Here are some winter tipple to make your Christmas merrier

Want to impress your guests this winter with some festive beverages? We list a few choicest drinks to spread some Christmas cheer.

22 Dec 2017 4:11 PM

Punjab Grill creates special winter dishes to tantalise taste buds this Christmas

Chef Amitesh Singh Virdi, Executive Chef, Punjab Grill says that traditional authentic recipes are what will be featured in menu.

21 Dec 2017 6:08 PM

Find out 7 ways in which you can boost immune system naturally

Maintaining a slightly alkaline system is best for optimal health, we list ways to maintain it during winter.

21 Dec 2017 4:30 PM

Find out how to manage diabetes with lifestyle modifications this winter

Research suggests that during winter, people living with diabetes tend to have higher HbA1c levels than during the warmer months.

21 Dec 2017 1:07 PM


Mind your Vitamin D deficiency to overcome bone and joint pain in winters

The idea behind exercise is to keep the movement in the joints.

20 Dec 2017 6:21 PM

Find out how to keep your home interior better this winter

Beating the cold winter is all about indulging in cosy textures and warm hues, along with keeping our interior airy and fresh.

18 Dec 2017 7:27 PM

The various shades of tea to devour this winter

Find out more.

17 Dec 2017 12:47 PM

How to get rid of joint pain

Find out how you can do it.

15 Dec 2017 6:05 PM

Winter care tips for your baby

Find out how you can keep common health issues at bay.

14 Dec 2017 1:55 PM


How to take care of yourself this winter

Find out more.

11 Dec 2017 6:59 PM

Millennials opting for rich experiences, exploration of the unknown this winter: Survey

Travellers are also embarking on domestic travel for shorter yet frequent trips.

05 Dec 2017 3:31 PM

Six-year-old tells Santa: 'You don't know my troubles'

The boy signs off with “love” but refuses to identify himself.

05 Dec 2017 11:37 AM

This technology can help to reduce accidents on icy roads

Hydrohalite is normally left unremoved, as it does not respond to the conventional de-icing method of road surface salting.

02 Dec 2017 12:53 PM

Ways to kick away dry skin this winter

Find out how.

27 Nov 2017 5:54 PM


Keep the sniffles at bay

With winter comes not just temperate weather but a range of illnesses. Nutritionists give us the lowdown of how to stay healthy this season.

24 Nov 2017 3:31 AM

Winter is here, mercury at 9.4ºC

According to forecast by Meteorological Department, the minimum temperature on Thursday is predicted to dip to 9ºC.

24 Nov 2017 1:39 AM

Find out why winter is the best time to have sex

From looking younger to slashing risk of cancer, we list reasons why winter is the best time to get intimate with your partner.

20 Nov 2017 11:55 AM

A Winter’s home fires

It is a time of cheer when kinsfolk and kindred gather for elaborate festive meals and rejoice in the warmth of home and hearth.

20 Nov 2017 12:12 AM

Find out ways to take care of your skin this winter

No matter how hard you try, winters bring in the harsh effects on your skin, making it dry and dull. We share ways to combat it.

10 Nov 2017 9:16 AM


Mums who give birth in winter, spring less likely to have postnatal depression

PPD typically arises from a combination of hormonal changes, psychological adjustments to motherhood and fatigue, say US researchers.

23 Oct 2017 8:51 AM

Here's how you can get Vitamin D in cold winter months

Lack of vitamin D can lead to deficiencies such as rickets in children and osteomalacia in adults.

16 Oct 2017 3:20 PM

Heart attacks more likely in winters, says study

According to researchers, lower temperatures act as an external trigger for the life threatening condition.

28 Aug 2017 8:10 PM

Goldfish can make alcohol due to protein mutation

Goldfish have two sets of proteins and mutation allows them to make ethanol outside mitochondria helping them survive harsh conditions.

12 Aug 2017 1:57 PM

Baby, it’s cold outside!

Some classic and some novel drinks to keep you warm this winter.

20 Jan 2017 1:29 AM


Air quality over Delhi continues to remain 'very poor', says traffic police

In Anand Vihar, the Air Quality Index (AQI) was pegged at 585, in R K Puram at 382, in Mandir Marg at 326 and in Gurugram at 316 (AQICN).

12 Jan 2017 1:48 PM

Coldest day in Delhi as temp drops to 5.2 deg, season's lowest

According to a MeT department, the Safdarjung observatory, recorded a temperature of 5.2 degrees.

10 Jan 2017 8:13 PM

Debt traps threaten Nepal quake victims

21 months on, thousands are enduring another harsh winter in temporary shelters.

06 Jan 2017 10:37 AM

Chilly morning in Delhi, dense fog in most parts

The visibility was recorded at 600 meters at 5.30 amat Safdarjung which dropped to 400 meters at 8.30 am.

26 Dec 2016 11:58 AM

Shallow fog in Delhi, 30 trains delayed

The minimum temperature was recorded at 11.4 degrees Celsius, three notches above the season's average.

25 Dec 2016 11:07 AM


Asthma attack is common in winter

Dr C. Vijay Kumar, consultant interventional pulmonologist at Apollo Hospitals, explains the care people must take during winter.

19 Dec 2016 12:35 AM

Chilling cold wave numbs Delhi's connectivity

With visibility varying from as low as zero to 50 meters at different places, rail, road and air services have been disrupted.

11 Dec 2016 11:38 AM

'Above normal' winter, but less cold wave spells likely in north India this year

This will be the second consecutive year when winter in North India will be below normal.

02 Dec 2016 8:52 AM

Visibility drops as fog engulfs Delhi, flights affected

After experiencing pleasant weather for few days, Delhi got colder with the minimum temperature falling sharply to 11 degree celsius.

30 Nov 2016 9:21 AM

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