Snowfall

Snowfall and low visibility hampers travel and traffic in Jammu and Kashmir

Despite nine flights being cancelled and Srinagar-Jammu National Highway closed for traffic, officials of the divisional administration believe that there is nothing to worry about.

published on : 31st January 2019

Army to relocate posts along LoC after heavy snowfall

Sources in army said based on the depth of snow, certain posts along the LoC are re-sighted (relocated) to the safer places in the same area.

published on : 15th January 2019

Heavy snowfall throws life out of gear in J-K; seven killed, roads still shut

Those that died from the family include two kids, two women and a male.

published on : 6th January 2019

Check out these beautiful photos from Afghanistan's first snowfall!

Kabul residents seemed to worry less about the future of their country because of this snowfall and more snowfalls in the coming months, which is expected to end the drought.

published on : 5th January 2019

Heavy snowfall cuts off Kashmir from rest of country

The snowfall also disrupted the air traffic to and from Srinagar international airport.

published on : 5th January 2019

Kashmir witnesses first snowfall of 2019, Jammu-Srinagar highway closed

Srinagar recorded a 0 degrees Celsius on Tuesday night -- an increase of over four degrees from minus 4.2 degrees Celsius on the previous night, the Met department said.

published on : 2nd January 2019

Army rescues 2,500 stranded tourists in Sikkim

While 1,500 tourists have been accommodated at 17 Mile, the rest are sheltered at 13 Mile, said Army.

published on : 29th December 2018

Fresh snowfall in Manali, Kalpa

Snowfall is predicted in middle and higher reaches of Himachal Pradesh on December 30 and December 31 under the influence of a fresh western disturbance from December 29.

published on : 27th December 2018

Himachal Pradesh: Icicles surface in Shimla as mercury dips sharply

The maximum temperature in the hill state is one-two degrees above the season's average, but nights and mornings are intensely cold.

published on : 26th December 2018

Srinagar records coldest night in 11 years, minimum plunges to minus 6.8 degrees Celsius

The all-time low recorded in the month of December in Srinagar is minus 12.8 degrees Celsius on December 13, 1934.

published on : 24th December 2018

Manali-Narkanda gets season's first snowfall

The tourist resort of Manali recorded a minimum temperature of minus 1.2 degrees Celsius as the hills overlooking it also experienced moderate spells of snow.

published on : 15th November 2018

This year's snowfall in November to break 34-year-old record in Jammu and Kashmir

The Valley experienced season's first snowfall on November 4-5. The heavy snowfall disconnected Kashmir's surface link with outside country for two days and air link for a day.

published on : 12th November 2018

Jammu and Kashmir declares snowfall natural calamity, enhances compensation to farmers

The season's first snowfall on November 3 and 4 had caused extensive damage to the agriculture and horticulture crops and produce in the Valley.

published on : 11th November 2018

Jammu-Srinagar highway opens for one-way traffic; over 700 rescued from Jawahar tunnel area

In a major overnight rescue operation, over 700 stranded passengers were evacuated from both sides of the Jawahar tunnel.

published on : 4th November 2018

First snowfall in November in nine years pushes Kashmir to darkness, damages apple orchards

The entire Valley was pushed to darkness, as trees with thick foliage fell down on electrical lines damaging most of the 33KV lines.

published on : 4th November 2018
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