Tag: Clouds

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  • Some radar cannot see through clouds: Army chief General Bipin Rawat

    Some radar cannot see through clouds: Army chief General Bipin Rawat

    Indian Army chief General Bipin Rawat apparently defended Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s claim that cloud cover on the day of Balakot strike may have helped prevent IAF fighter jets from getting detected by Pakistani radars.

    May 27, 2019
  • Homage to clouds

    Homage to clouds

    Mortal man is heir to fears and forebodings of evil and sorrow as well as to intimations of immortality. There is no greater harbinger of the perpetual renewal and revival of hope and life in all its forms than the rains that fall like manna from the heavens and assuge the broken earth, withering trees, …

    July 17, 2018
  • Cloud-betters

    Cloud-betters

    People can bet on anything. The Pandavas lost their kingdom and wife Draupadi in a game or dice; Frank Sinatra bet his fancy hat on a comely girl and lost it and Rafiq Mian of the Walled City lost his pet goat on the outcome of an India-Pakistan hockey match. There are other bets too, …

    July 9, 2018
  • An eye on the sky

    An eye on the sky

    You don’t need a supercomputer to predict the weather — just check the type of clouds around.

    April 4, 2018
  • Sulphuric acid clouds caused darkness

    Sulphuric acid clouds caused darkness

    Millions of years ago, tiny droplets of sulphuric acid formed high up in the air after an asteroid hit the Earth, making it dark and cold for several years and resulted in the extinction of dinosaurs from the planet, a study has revealed. The study conducted by Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK) in …

    January 15, 2017
  • Sulphuric acid clouds caused darkness

    Sulphuric acid clouds caused darkness

    Millions of years ago, tiny droplets of sulphuric acid formed high up in the air after an asteroid hit the Earth, making it dark and cold for several years and resulted in the extinction of dinosaurs from the planet, a study has revealed. The study conducted by Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK) in …

    January 15, 2017
  • Cloudy Cover

    Cloudy Cover

    January 10, 2017
  • Cloudy Cover

    Cloudy Cover

    January 10, 2017