Category: Weather News

International Women’s Dayevents highlight gaps in gender equality

MADRID — Millions of people around the world planned to demonstrate, attend conferences and enjoy artistic events Wednesday to mark International Women’s Day, an annual observance established to recognize women and to demand equality for half of the planet’s population. While activists in some nations noted advances, repression […]

GE, an industrial conglomerate pioneer, to break up

Nov 9 – General Electric (GE.N) said on Tuesday it would split into three public companies as the storied U.S. industrial conglomerate seeks to simplify its business, pare down debt and breathe life into a battered share price. The split marks the end of the 129-year-old conglomerate that was once […]

Cold weather conditions persist in HP

Shimla, Jan 18: Parts of Himachal Pradesh shivered amid cold weather conditions on Monday with Keylong being the coldest place in the state at minus 4.7 degrees Celsius, the meteorological department here said. A fresh western disturbance is very likely to affect the Western Himalayan region from January 22 […]

Canada mass shooting erupted from argument, official says

TORONTO — Canada’s worst mass shooting erupted from an argument between the gunman and his girlfriend, who survived the attack, a police official said. The official confirmed to The Associated Press late Thursday that the weekend shooting rampage in Nova Scotia stemmed from a domestic dispute involving the […]

Tom Hanks in Australian hospital isolation after getting coronavirus

Hollywood megastar Tom Hanks and his singer-songwriter wife tested positive for the new coronavirus in Australia Thursday, forcing them into hospital isolation and leaving authorities to trace hundreds of contacts at their concerts and film sets. Hanks and Rita Wilson, both 63, are being monitored at the Gold […]

Winter to be warmer than normal: IMD

New Delhi, Nov 29: The winter is likely to be warmer than normal this season, the India Meteorological Department said on Friday. In its winter forecast released on Friday, the IMD said, “The upcoming winter season (December to February) is likely to experience warmer than average minimum temperatures over […]

Jury convicts man in killing of Chicago boy lured into alley

HICAGO — A jury convicted a man of first-degree murder Thursday night in the shooting death of a 9-year-old Chicago boy who was lured into an alley with the promise of a juice box. Prosecutors contended that Dwright Boone-Doty and fellow gang member Corey Morgan planned the November […]

US says Iran took mine off tanker; Iran denies involvement

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — The U.S. military on Friday released a video it said shows Iran’s Revolutionary Guard removing an unexploded limpet mine from one of the oil tankers targeted near the Strait of Hormuz, suggesting the Islamic Republic sought to remove evidence of its involvement from […]

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