Summer

Delhi: This auto driver grows garden atop of auto rickshaw to beat heat

Meet Mahendra Kumar. He is an auto-rickshaw driver based in New Delhi. Yellow and green autorickshaws are ubiquitous on New Delhi's roads but Mahendra Kumar's vehicle stands out -- it has a garden on its roof aimed at keeping passengers cool during the searing summer season.

published on : 17th May 2022

Delhi reports record 49 degree celsius, heatwave soars in northwest India

Recurring heat waves in the city is taking a toll on people as well as the environment. The two city weather stations on Sunday recorded a high of 49 degrees C first-ever such reading in Delhi, said experts. The heat waves are causing higher cases of dehydration, lose motions, high fever and heat rashes, mostly among school-going children, elderly and the labour class, who are the most exposed to heat.

published on : 16th May 2022

Heatwave 2022: If you can't beat the heat, make fun of it! Twitterati respond to soaring mercury

With no respite in sight from the record-breaking heatwave, all that netizens can do is put their creativity to use and make hilarious memes. Over the last few days, Twitter has been flooded with memes venting frustration over the hot weather.

published on : 2nd May 2022

Hottest April in 122 years: Why is India getting scorched this summer?

Northwest and central India experienced their hottest April in 122 years with average maximum temperatures reaching 35.9 and 37.78 degrees Celsius respectively. IMD attributes the current heatwave to local atmospheric factors.

published on : 2nd May 2022

Heatwave 2022: Why is it so hot in most parts of India?

India has been experiencing relentless heatwaves for the second month in a row. The IMD said that the ongoing heatwave sweeping through several states of the country will intensify in the next 5 days. The IMD also issued an orange alert for Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, and the Vidarbha region of Maharashtra for the next 4 four days. India saw its warmest March since the IMD began keeping records 122 years ago amid a 71% rain deficit.

published on : 29th April 2022

At this Chennai farm, you can pick your mangoes and eat them too!

Thinking of a weekend getaway? Head to Hanu Reddy Raghava Farms and be spoilt for choice! You can pluck your own mangoes, sample mango-themed cuisine, take a bullock cart ride and much more.

published on : 17th June 2019

Parents protest against Summer Field School due to the fee hike

Summer Field School in New Delhi witnesses protests on April 1 as the parents were seen shouting slogans against the fee hike.

published on : 15th April 2019

Summer camps organised in Poonch for the first time

The summer camp has been orgamnised to provide them educational activities during summer vacations.

published on : 8th July 2018

Jacquemus: Men's show spring/summer 2019

Simon Porte Jacquemus showed his first men's collection in a Calanque in Marseille! 

published on : 27th June 2018

Los Angeles to host 2028 Olympic Summer Games

Los Angeles has agreed to host the 2028 Summer Olympics, the city and the International Olympic Committee confirmed on Monday.

published on : 1st August 2017

Beat the summer heat with these healthy foods

Here are eight healthy summer foods that you should try to beat the heat. 

published on : 17th April 2017

Summer storm at 100 km/h hits Uruguay

Summer storm batters the Uruguayan capital Montevideo, with winds picking up speed at 100 km/hour, knocking down trees and damaging homes. 

published on : 4th January 2017