Season's worst fog at IGI, over 200 flights hit

Delhi remained under dense fog as cold wave continued

All the terminals at the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport were packed with passengers, who drove on fog-covered roads to catch their morning flights. Among the 300 hundred delayed, 265 were domestic flights and the rest worldwide.

"Delhi woke up to worst fog of the season".

On Sunday moring, over 40 flights were diverted to other airports and several were cancelled.

Meanwhile, 56 trains also got delayed and 15 were cancelled due to low visibility in NCR.

Monday's maximum temperature settled at 20.1 degrees Celsius, one notch above the season's average while the minimum was recorded at 5.7 degrees Celsius, a notch below the season's average.

Delhi airport has advanced technology for low-visibility landings, called CAT IIIB.

Democrat hails new chapter for United States after Senate win over controversial Republican
Hasen said Moore's complaint might just be a way for him to fundraise and throw "red meat to his loyal supporters". The lawsuit was filed the day before officials were due to certify Mr Jones the victor - two weeks after the vote.

The maximum temperature is likely to hover around 22 degrees Celsius, he said.

In neighbouring Rajasthan, at least four people were killed and four injured when their auto fell into a pond due to low visibility caused by fog in Bharatpur's Dig.

A visibility of at least 125 metres is needed for a flight to take off.

Apart from the chilly weather and the dense fog, Delhi also witnesses poor air quality. The weatherman has predicted similar conditions for Tuesday, with possibility of dense fog in the morning and early evening.According to railway data, as of December 31 midnight, 400 mail and express trains reached late, after getting delayed on the account of fog.

The Ministry of Railways on November 29 announced a detailed plan for cancellation and frequency reduction of trains traversing through fog affected areas in order to manage the train operations.

Related News:

  • South Korea holds Panama oil tanker suspected of North Korea trade

    South Korea holds Panama oil tanker suspected of North Korea trade

    South Korean President Moon Jae-in has repeatedly expressed his hope that the North will participate in the Winter Games. South Korea and the U.S. share one goal of denuclearizing Pyongyang , . but have different ideas on how to achieve it.
    Israeli tanks, aircraft strike Hamas targets in Gaza after rocket attack

    Israeli tanks, aircraft strike Hamas targets in Gaza after rocket attack

    Tensions have been high in the region since the USA decision on Jerusalem was announced on December 6. Arabs reported that some of the rocket pieces from the intercept fell inside Gaza territory.
    Update On Paige's Condition Following Injury Scare

    Update On Paige's Condition Following Injury Scare

    However, Paige is still technically injured and according to PWInsider , she has already been pulled from this weekend's show. While it seems Paige has avoided a costly injury, there's still plenty of room for concern.
  • Winston, Bucs stun Saints in season finale

    Kamara would add a 7-yard rushing touchdown and a 40-yard catch, continuing a phenomenal rookie season. Ingram and Kamara had already combined for 182 yards from scrimmage.
    Survivor's Todd Herzog Says Dr. Phil Got Him Drunk Before His Interview

    Survivor's Todd Herzog Says Dr. Phil Got Him Drunk Before His Interview

    While the show was given multiple opportunities to defend its actions in the article, clearly they didn't like how they came off. It tears families apart and certainly creates levels of complexities when we produce these important shows.
    Dirk Koetter Will Reportedly Return For 2018 Season

    Dirk Koetter Will Reportedly Return For 2018 Season

    The report cited Koetter's involvement in quarterback Jameis Winston's development as a key reason for Tampa Bay's faith in him. The Bucs have invested heavily in surrounding Winston with a supporting cast on offense at the expense of their defense.
  • US Crude Oil Inventories Have Fallen ~10.6% in 2017

    US Crude Oil Inventories Have Fallen ~10.6% in 2017

    In the most recent week, United States production dipped modestly to 9.75 million bpd from 9.79 mln bpd the previous week. At the same time, speculation is rising that American drillers will put more rigs to work next year as oil strengthens.
    Bears likely ousting John Fox at end of season, report says

    Bears likely ousting John Fox at end of season, report says

    Receiver Adam Thielen can increase his 2018 salary escalator by another $250,000 with five catches to reach 90 for the season. TE Kyle Rudolph, bothered by an ankle injury the past three weeks, wore a walking boot in the locker room after the game.
    Tennessee hospital sees early increase in flu cases

    Tennessee hospital sees early increase in flu cases

    Overall deaths from pneumonia and flu, an indicator that typically lags other flu markers, are below the seasonal baseline. It also maintains that an annual flu vaccine is the the first and most important step in protecting against flu viruses.
  • LG Showcases The World's Largest (88-inch) & Highest Resolution (8K) OLED Display

    LG Showcases The World's Largest (88-inch) & Highest Resolution (8K) OLED Display

    Because OLED displays are self-emissive LG claims it has been able to achieve this without sacrificing brightness. We will have more details on the new 88-inch 8K OLED display when it is shown off at CES 2018 later this month.
    Americans dead in Costa Rica plane crash

    Americans dead in Costa Rica plane crash

    The aircraft, which was carrying 2 pilots from Costa Rica, and 10 passengers, reportedly belongs to local Nature Air airline . Former Costa Rican President Laura Chinchilla said on Twitter that her cousin was one of the victims killed in the crash.
    Pence neighbors in Aspen hang 'Make America Gay Again' banner

    Pence neighbors in Aspen hang 'Make America Gay Again' banner

    The Pence family arrived in the area Tuesday by motorcade from Eagle County Airport and is expected to leave Aspen Monday. President Donald Trump has also joked that Pence "wants to hang" all gay people, according to The New Yorker .


Most liked

Russian Federation denies North Korea sanctions breach claims
The Hong Kong government said in a statement Friday it had noted media reports that the Lighthouse Winmore had been seized. Its crew - mostly from Myanmar and China - were being questioned by the customs office and the intelligence agency.

2017 at the Box Office
Its domestic earnings come on top of an global take estimated at $523 million for this eighth episode in the series. The animated kids film Ferdinand , about a bull who is mistaken for a unsafe beast, took fifth with $11.7 million.

It's possible that Jon Gruden is just another Joe Gibbs
If Gruden didn't want the Raiders job, he could have simply said, "I've talked to plenty of suitors, but I'm staying at ESPN". It seems certain that current Raiders head coach Jack Del Rio is a dead man walking.

Dallas Cowboys at Philadelphia Eagles - 12/31/17 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Almost everything about this football game was bad, and no poetic waxing about defense will erase how bad it was as a whole. Despite the recent slide offensively, the Eagles finished the regular season 13-3 and hold the top seed in the conference.

Atiku, Secondus react to victory — George Weah
Immediately after NEC chairman Jerome Korkoya read the final results, Weah's party headquarters erupted into celebration. The results were almost identical to those announced on Thursday evening by the commission after 98 percent of returns.

Winter storm to impact USA 12 travel, eastern portion of Idaho County
Wind chills as low as 30 or 40 below zero are expected, especially in areas across the hi-line and eastern Montana. The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for Ford and Iroquois counties from 12 p.m.

Instagram Quietly Launches New Recommended Posts Feature
This new section, entitled " Recommend for You ", was spotted while in testing earlier this month, according to Tech Crunch. Well now, just before the year comes to an end, Instagram is rolling out a new feature called " Recommended for You ".

Liberia declares George Weah president-elect
Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated George Weah on his election as Liberia's next president. He has been senator for Montserrado County in Liberia after being elected in 2014.

Penn State vs. Washington: Spread, Total & Prediction for Fiesta Bowl
Likewise, Petersen is reticent to bring up the 2007 Fiesta Bowl , when his Boise State team defeated Oklahoma 43-42 in overtime. This is another outstanding bowl match-up between two explosive teams that should come down to the wire.

Meghan Markle was 'shortlisted' to be the next Bond Girl
She added: "These make my New Year's resolution list almost (AKA actually every) single year". According to the Daily Mail , Markle wrote that she always wanted to "Stop biting my nails".

Colorado Rockies reportedly sign Wade Davis to three-year deal
Davis won a World Series ring with the Royals in 2015 and helped the Cubs to another World Series appearance past year . The Colorado Rockies hit the jackpot landing the three-time MLB All-Star, one with postseason experience and success.

President Trump claims East Coast freeze disproves global warming
In 2016, he tweeted from the West Coast, "Ice storm rolls from Texas to Tennessee - I'm in Los Angeles and it's freezing". This, of course, to say nothing of the fact that global warming impacts the climate, not the weather.

Jay Z makes political statements in star-studded 'Family Feud' music video
In another scene, she sits in a confessional booth opposite Jay-Z wearing a dramatic black and white gown and gold jewelry. Throughout the trailer , the scenes cut from the church to a love scene between an unidentified man and woman.

Two Egyptian Policeman Killed During Attack on Church
The church attack is part of a "ongoing crisis" in Egypt, said Omar Ashour, a professor of security studies at the Doha Institute. Local media said the dead attacker had been wearing an explosive belt, and that two other bombs had been defused near the church.

#EricaGarner: Erica Garner Suffered Brain Damage, Family Hopes For Recovery
Several friends and former colleagues from her more than 30 years in Atlanta TV called in to share their thoughts, per AJC.com . In 2015, Garner's estate was reportedly paid $5.9 million after they filed a claim for "damages related to his death".