India wilts under heatwave as temperature hits 50 degrees Celsius
India is wilting under a heatwave, with the temperature in places reaching 50 degrees Celsius (122 degrees Fahrenheit) and the capital enduring its hottest May day in nearly two decades.
India witnesses highest temperature of 2020 in last 2 days
Head of Regional Specialised Meteorological Centre, Rajendra Kumar Jenamani on pre...
New Delhi goes through hottest day in a decade for May; temperature soars to 47.6 degrees Celsius
The national capital was India’s second-hot...
Delhi sizzles at 45 degrees Celsius, no respite till Friday: IMD
According to the IMD, the minimum and the maximum temperatures in the capital would hover around 26 degrees Celsius and 45 degrees Celsius today.
Heavy rain, hailstorm hit parts of Delhi after sudden weather change
On May 14, the national capital Delhi observed sudden change in weather in the evening. Dust storm and strong winds hit different parts of D...
Are temperature checks enough to keep offices safe? Doctors say hand-washing & social distancing are equally important
People with the virus can be contagious without a fever, so it's still important to increase space between workers.
No correlation between temperature variations and coronavirus spread: Experts
The experts said COVID-19 spreads through human contact. Mass gathering has to be avoided and people need to take precautions like washing hands, they added.
Temperatures likely to remain 0.5-1.0 degree Celsius above normal: India Meteorological Department
The months of April, May and June are likely to be hotter than usual in the northwest, central, western, and western and eastern peninsular regions, the weather office said in its seasonal outlook.
Food delivery companies share staff’s temperature readings
The move comes as these companies have started taking a series of measures to scale up hygiene practices with the coronavirus outbreak, and they look to win consumer trust.
Naval Dockyard designs low-cost temperature sensor in wake of coronavirus pandemic
All personnel are allowed inside only after proper screening at the gates, the official said.The infrared-technology-based sensor is manufactured using in-house resources under Rs 1,000 (which is fraction of the cost of temperature guns available in the market), he said.
Adverse weather compounded covid-19 crisis for tea
"Usual pre monsoon dormant low yield spell has also began in mid May. Above all, weather is also not in our side. All these put together has brought green leaf output to lower than 35% of the usual level for this season," said Mahendra Bansal, Chairman of Terai Indian Planters Association.
Watch: Indian Railways installs full-body thermal scanner at New Delhi station
New Delhi Railway Station's scanning area, where every passenger is scanned before being let into the platform area. The body scanners insta...
Nuos Home Automation launches touchless thermal scanner to safeguard workplaces from Covid-19
The installation of this device can safeguard public places like malls, public transport like flights, buses, trains, cabs from spreading the virus, by disallowing the infected persons to board.
Ramco Systems to provide facial attendance systems with temperature recording
The company already offers facial recognition-based attendance systems and said that the new system would come embedded with a thermal scanner. The system could be set up such that the door would not open if the temperature recorded was over a certain degree.
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