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Fog visibility reports to be sent to major road, rail networks in northern region

The presence of heavy fog over an extended period in the northern region had led Pune researchers at the Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology to launch a winter fog experiment (WIFEX 2016-17).

Losses incurred by airlines due to fog dipped after implementation of new system: Study

Due to fog, the Air Traffic Control (ATC) is forced to increase the time interval for landing or take-off between two airlines than what is required on normal days. The study found that the airport capacity could drop by 40 per cent due to this.


Thick fog engulfs parts of Delhi-NCR, UP, Bihar; no respite from cold wave in northern India

Dense to very dense fog was observed at a few places over East Uttar Pradesh, at isolated places over Bihar and Tripura, while isolated places over West Uttar Pradesh also witnessed dense fog, according to the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD).  

Dense fog in Delhi for second consecutive day

The minimum temperature recorded was 5.7 degrees Celcius with a humidity of 100 percentage and nil rainfall, a MeT official said.

Foggy weather disrupts train operations; 45 cancelled, 16 running late

Owing to fog, 16 trains were running late by several hours including Poorva Express for seven hours, Gomti by five hours, Garib Rath by four hours and Vikramshila Express was behind the schedule for three hours.

Delhi: Fog disrupts flight operations at IGI airport

All landings are taking place under CAT-III B landing system, the sources said, adding arrivals resumed about an hour ago.


Fog grips city again; air, train traffic hit

Air passengers were harassed as none of the flights could operate due to low visibility.

Dense fog delays New Delhi-Kalka Shatabdi by 9 hours; passengers uninformed

The delay caused the evening Shatabdi to run four hours and 45 minutes behind schedule.

Bitting cold, dense fog claim 12 lives in north India

More than 90 trains including Rajdhani Expresses are running late, railway officials said.

Intense cold, dense fog prevails in north India, 10 killed

Intense cold conditions continued unabated in the northern region disrupting transport services.

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Here is how Indian Railways' GPS-based fog safety device works

The fog safety device alerts the driver of the approaching signal, level crossing gate as well as neutral section on the track during fog.

North India shivers as cold wave, fog intensifies

Road and rail traffic were affected as fog engulfed northern India with intensifying cold wave.


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Smog Causes Series Of Accidents Near Dhankaur

Six people were injured when 13 vehicles were caught in a pile-up on the Yamuna Expressway in Greater Noida’s Dankaur area due to low visibility on Wednesday morning, police said, as commuters in several parts of the national capital region were affected by this year’s worst spell of air pollution. Dankaur’s station house officer Farmood […]

Dense fog in Delhi delays trains

New Delhi, Jan 22 (ANI): New Delhi saw heavy fog on Friday morning as a result of which, a number of trains were delayed or cancelled. 14 trains were delayed, 1 was rescheduled and as many as 35 were cancelled due to the fog conditions. The temperature on Friday morning was recorded at 6.9 degrees celsius in Delhi.