Deer attack kills man, injures woman in Australia

Melbourne, April 17  A man was killed by a deer on a rural property in southern Australia early on Wednesday, authorities said. The animal attacked the man and a woman near Wangaratta, a town about 250km from here, according to police. The woman suffered life-threatening injuries and was flown to a hospital for treatment, the […]

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Punjab-Haryana rains worry farmers over wheat crop

Chandigarh, April 8 The skies turned dark over parts of Punjab and Haryana on Monday morning with some areas experiencing light rainfall accompanied by strong winds. Darkness descended over Chandigarh and adjoining towns of Panchkula and Mohali, in Haryana and Punjab, respectively, around 8 a.m. The weather continued like this for nearly two hours. Light to […]

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Sunny Friday morning in Delhi, heat wave likely

New Delhi, April 5  It was a sunny Friday morning in the national capital, with the minimum temperature recorded at 20 degrees Celsius, the season’s average, while the maximum is expected to hover around 39 degrees, the weather office said. There is a possibility of heat wave at few places following thunderstorm towards the afternoon.  […]

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Pleasant morning in Delhi, 34 degrees likely

New Delhi, April 2 It was a bright and cool morning in the national capital on Tuesday with the minimum temperature recorded two notches below the season’s average at 16.2 degrees Celsius. The maximum temperature was expected to hover around 34 degrees Celsius. “The sky will remain clear throughout the day,” an Indian Meteorological Department […]

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Amazon Alexa can aid doctors during surgeries

New York, March 24  Amazon Echo with in-built Alexa or Google Home smart speakers can not only play your favourite songs at home but can also assist doctors during medical procedures, say researchers. Smart speakers can be programmed to act as an aid to physicians in hospital operating rooms, researchers said on Saturday during the […]

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