Snowfall

Man killed as vehicle topples while removing snow in Himachal Pradesh's Kullu

With this, the death toll of snow-related mishaps has risen to four in the state since widespread snowfall last Wednesday.

published on : 13th January 2020

Student stuck in snow dies, six others rescued in Uttarakhand

Eighteen-year-old Anuj Semwal died on way to a hospital in Badkot on Saturday after being rescued, SHO, Badkot, DS Kohli said, adding the rest of the students are safe.

published on : 12th January 2020

Heavy snowfall in Uttarakhand brings normal life to a standstill

Hundreds of villages and areas are cut off from the rest of the world with higher reaches receiving over 6-feet snowfall.

published on : 9th January 2020

People advised not to travel to Shimla, Manali as over 250 roads blocked due to heavy snowfall

In a message posted on its Facebook page, the Shimla Police said all the roads leading towards the city are blocked.

published on : 8th January 2020

Shimla, Manali receive first snowfall of 2020

Manali in Kullu district received snowfall on Saturday morning, whereas state capital Shimla witnessed snowfall in the afternoon.

published on : 4th January 2020

Northeast in grip of severe cold wave, snowfall occurs in Nagaland after many years

The situation is the worst in Kohima where the lowest temperature recorded this year was 3 degree Celsius.

published on : 29th December 2019

Indian Army rescues 1,500 tourists stranded due to snowfall in Sikkim

The Army carried out the rescue operation on December 27 despite poor visibility and inclement weather.

published on : 28th December 2019

Snowfall in major tourist destinations of Himachal Pradesh

Dalhousie received the highest snowfall (60 cm) in the state, followed by Kufri (20 cm), Manali (10 cm) and Shimla (8 cm), between 5.30 pm on Friday and 8.30 am on Saturday

published on : 14th December 2019

Vaishno Devi shrine receives season's first snowfall, Kashmir cut-off from outside world

The officials said the Vaishno Devi shrine in Reasi district of the Jammu region witnessed first snowfall of the season, forcing suspension of the helicopter service to the pilgrim site.

published on : 13th December 2019

Schools shut in Uttarakhand due to heavy snowfall, rain

State meteorological department officials said that the weather is expected to remain the same in Uttarakhand for at least the next two days.

published on : 13th December 2019

Heavy snowfall in Kashmir blocks highways

While the plains of Jammu and Kashmir received moderate snowfall, the upper reaches witnessed heavy snowfall.

published on : 13th December 2019

Jammu & Kashmir received heaviest snowfall in six decades this November 

This has been one of the toughest winters for the Kashmir Valley as it received the heaviest snowfall in the last six decades.

published on : 2nd December 2019

Army rescues civilians stranded near Zojila Pass after snowfall

The passengers of the vehicles which were stuck badly were evacuated safely back to Sonamarg town in Army vehicles.

published on : 22nd November 2019

Kashmir may get fresh spell of snow from November 14

Deputy Director MeT Kashmir Mukhtar Ahmad told this newspaper that western disturbance will yet again affect the weather system in the Valley.

published on : 11th November 2019

Thousands stranded as fresh landslide blocks Jammu-Srinagar highway

The traffic on the 270-km highway, the only all-weather road linking Kashmir with rest of the country, was restored in the morning after remaining closed for two days due to heavy snowfall.

published on : 9th November 2019
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