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World's highest Met centre on Everest

China has set up the world's highest automatic meteorological observation station at an elevation of 6,500 metres on Mount Everest, the state media reported on Thursday.The station, located at a......

Delhi rattled by 4 earthquakes in 3 hours

National capital New Delhi was rattled by at least four earthquakes in a span of three hours early on Tuesday. The first quake, measuring 3.1 on the Richter scale occurred at 12.41 a.m., the Indian......

Time for Uttarakhand to learn from Orissa

Orissa learnt its lessons from previous cyclones, particularly the 1999 super cyclone, whereas Uttarakhand has failed to do so from any of the previous natural calamities that hit the state, says......

Cyclone politics: Cong claims credit for effective handling of Phailin

Congress on Monday appeared to claim credit for effective handling of cyclone 'Phailin', saying all steps are being taken under its rule to make the country "disaster-resilient" which was evident......

Taming Phailin: India's best show in disaster management

Lesson from 1999 cyclone helped in tackling Saturday's storm. With better preparedness and efficient planning and execution, the toll is restricted to a low level. The hours preceding the strike......

Rain respite soon for farmers

This piece of forecast from the India Meteorological Department and the European Centre for Medium-Range weather Forecasts may bring cheer to Indian farmers, who have been reeling under hostile......

Top 10 supercomputers, China beats US

Beating the United States, China has made a giant leap in the field of supercomputers. However, India has no supercomputers in the top 10 list. Two supercomputers from India feature among the top......

India's rice output to rise to 100 million tons: FAO

UN body Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has revised upwards India's rice production to 100 million tonnes (MT) in the 2012-13 crop year on the back of revival of rains in August and......

6 severely rain-deficit states seek Rs 43,462 cr relief

Six states including, Rajasthan Maharashtra and Gujarat, which have been badly affected by rainfall deficiency, sought a total assistance of Rs 43,461.73 crore (Rs 434.62 billion) from the Centre......

CRISIL cuts India's growth forecast to 5.5%

Rating agency CRISIL on Tuesday cut India's economic growth forecast for the current fiscal to 5.5 per cent, from 6.5 per cent estimated in June, in view of deficient rainfall and worsening global......

Sydney heat too much for Radwanska, Li scorches through

Play should have been halted at the Sydney International due to the sweltering heat, women's top seed Agnieszka Radwanska said after she beat Japan's Kimiko Date-Krumm 6-4, 6-3 on Tuesday to......

World Cup draw to map out familiar path

Whatever surprises the draw for South Africa 2010 provides in Cape Town on December 4, the path to glory at the first African World Cup will be a familiar one. FIFA's decision to take its prized......

Heatwave causes havoc at Australian Open

A once in a century heatwave created havoc at the Australian Open in Melbourne on Wednesday, forcing tournament organisers to cancel matches and invoke the extreme heat policy to protect the health......

  People speak for meteorological centre

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Q. WHAT DO YOU MEAN BY PHET?
:  A. The WMO's Regional Specialized Meteorological Centre (RSMC) has assigned name "Phet" to the tropical cyclone formed in Arabian Sea. Phet...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-do-you-mean-by-phet//answers/17284324

ROCK AUSTIN
Q. THE STORM WHICH WAS HEADING TOWARDS GUJRAT IS KNOWN AS FATE, HOW IT HAS BEEN DERIVED?
ROCK AUSTIN:  A. One has always wondered how these cyclones got their names and who selected them. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) says the practice of...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-storm-which-was-heading-towards-gujrat-is-known-as-fate-/17284239/answers/17225117

Ramesh Agarwal
Q. Have u ever become beneficiary in any manner because of this forum?
Ramesh Agarwal:  A. yes by some beautiful questions , some beautiful answers and also my GK is on real climb because of technical questions ... just an example , I...... more

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Dinesh Manaktala:  A. CMS Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (formerly HCFA) CMS Conversational Monitor System (IBM) CMS (Intelligence) Community Management...... more

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Q. how to become a pilot what is the age eligibility and qulifications is there any enterance exm that i should appear for?
Chandra Singh:  A. To become a commercial pilot in India, one has to first possess a Student Pilot License (SPL) & a Private Pilot License (PPL). To get the SPL,...... more

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  Web results for Meteorological Centre
Heat spell for 72hrs more

Dominating westerly winds have sent the heat meter spinning and the Celsius may soar further over the next two days, weathermen have warned. There... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1140419/jsp/jharkhand/story_18255637.jsp
Rains play spoilsport in poll campaign

sky and intermittent rain on Thursday and Friday in the State capital adversely affected the election campaign by workers of various political... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/state-editions/dehradun/rains-play-spoilsport-in-poll-campaign.html
'Rain likely in some places today'

PANAJI: Goa woke up to overcast skies on Friday, as the wind discontinuity extending across the interiors of Maharashtra and Karnataka to south... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/goa/Rain-likely-in-some-places-today/articleshow/33923380.cms
Peat deposits hold geo-evolution clues

Visualise a landscape with dense evergreen forests stretching from the Western Ghats up to the coastline. Kerala would have looked something like... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/kerala/peat-deposits-hold-geoevolution-clues/article5924208.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Untimely rains may harm Rabi crops in Ukhand

y rains which hit many parts of the State in the past 24 hours may affect the overall yield of wheat and other Rabi crops in Uttarakhand if it... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/state-editions/dehradun/untimely-rains-may-harm-rabi-crops-in-ukhand.html

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