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Snowstorm, deep freeze leaves 4 dead in US South

Snowstorm, deep freeze leaves 4 dead in US South

A winter storm that caused at least four deaths in the US South brought record low temperatures on Wednesday to parts of the region, where it coated roads with ice ...

Foggy conditions expected in Qatar until Saturday

Foggy conditions expected in Qatar until Saturday

The weather office has urged people to be cautious in view of the expected conditions and follow latest updates through its official social media accounts.

Australia has third hottest year on record in 2017

Australia has third hottest year on record in 2017

Australia endured one of its hottest years on record in 2017, the nation's chief weather service said, while it was the hottest in more than a century for the country's most populous state, New South Wales.

'Hottest' Ashes Test day on record as Australia swelters

'Hottest' Ashes Test day on record as Australia swelters

Australia's largest city recorded its hottest day since 1939 as the mercury rose to 47.3 degree Celsius in the western suburb of Penrith.

In blizzard's icy wake, intense cold grips US Northeast

In blizzard's icy wake, intense cold grips US Northeast

Street crews dug out snow-clogged roads across the US Northeast on Friday after a powerful blizzard, as temperatures plunged during a brutal cold spell that has already killed at least 18 people.

Blizzard roars into US Northeast, snarling travel

Blizzard roars into US Northeast, snarling travel

The first major winter storm of 2018 bore down on the US Northeast on Thursday, closing schools and government offices and disrupting travel as work crews scrambled to clear roads of snow.

Strong winds, drop in temperatures forecast

Strong winds, drop in temperatures forecast

It is getting cooler in the country as the Qatar Met department has forecast strong winds from Friday along with a drop in temperatures over the weekend.

Millions of households go without power in Taiwan

Millions of households go without power in Taiwan

Taiwan said on Wednesday it was investigating a massive power blackout that hit businesses and residential homes, affecting close to seven million households on the heavily industrialised island amid sweltering heat.

Pakistanis demand electricity as temperatures soar

Pakistanis demand electricity as temperatures soar

Violent protests erupted in Pakistan Monday as crippling electricity cuts left hundreds of thousands of people without power in soaring temperatures during the first two days of the holy fasting month of Ramadan.

Met alert: Don't forget anyone in your car

Met alert: Don't forget anyone in your car

As the mercury level rises around the country, the Qatar Met department has issued safety precautions to be observed during hot conditions.

Temperature to return to normal levels on Sunday: Met

Temperature to return to normal levels on Sunday: Met

There could be some respite in store from the ongoing warm spell as the Qatar Met department has said temperatures are expected to return to their normal levels on Sunday (April 16) ...

Light showers expected in Qatar on Friday

Light showers expected in Qatar on Friday

There is a chance of light, scattered rain in the country on Friday, the Qatar Met department has said. Poor visibility -- 2km or lower -- is also expected in some places in the early hours.