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Bomb cyclone storm hammering central US, disrupting travel

April 11, 2019 12:39 pm

The storm technically met the scientific definition of what's commonly known as a "bomb cyclone," said David Roth, a forecaster at the National Weather Service's Weather Prediction Center in Maryland.

More snow in Shimla, Manali; traffic hampered

February 13, 2018 11:34 am

Meteorological office Director Manmohan Singh said that snowfall might occur in Shimla, Kullu, Kinnaur, Lahaul-Spiti and Chamba districts till Wednesday. "The higher reaches have been experiencing moderate to heavy snowfall since early Monday," he said

600 structures damaged in Kashmir due to heavy snowfall

March 13, 2014 4:17 pm

The government said power supply, which was affected due to the snowfall, had been restored to 60 per cent of the areas.

11 dead, 1,200 injured as heavy snow hits Japan: Reports

February 09, 2014 6:52 pm

More than 20,000 households were without electricity, while airlines cancelled more than 400 domestic flights a day.

Heavy snowfall snaps road, air links in J-K

January 22, 2014 3:47 pm

Electricity supply across the valley has been shut down as a precautionary measure.

Chandigarh’s Gill finishes third in Raid de Himalaya in Adventure category

October 13, 2012 5:13 am

Chandigarh's Jagmeet Gill finished third in the Raid Adventure category on the final day of the Raid-De-Himalaya,which concluded in Leh due to heavy snowfall on Friday.

Shimla wakes up to heavy snow,power and water supplies affected

February 09, 2012 12:13 am

After over a fortnight’s break,Shimla and popular hill destinations like Kufri,Narkanda and Manali woke up to a heavy snowfall early this morning,leaving several people stranded due to roadblocks.

Snow cuts off Kashmir valley from rest of the country

January 16, 2012 11:47 am

Vital Srinagar-Jammu National Highway blocked; all flights to Valley delayed.

Cold persists,power back in parts of Valley

January 10, 2012 3:39 am

After heavy snowfall,the Valley is witnessing sub-zero temperatures while the government has restored traffic on the Srinagar-Jammu National Highway

Srinagar-Leh highway closed due to heavy snowfall

November 09, 2011 2:16 pm

The Srinagar-Leh highway has been closed since morning because of snowfall at Zojilla and Gumri.


Fresh snowfall turns Kashmir white

January 05, 2019 5:13 pm

Bandipora district of Jammu and Kashmir received heavy and fresh snowfall on Saturday.

Stunning photos: Shimla under thick blanket of snow

February 08, 2016 7:10 am

Shimla and its surrounding areas experienced first snowfall of the season while tribal areas and other hills in Himachal Pradesh are experiencing continuous heavy snowfall since this morning.


Shimla experiences heavy snowfall

February 09, 2016 6:00 am

Shimla, Feb 09 (ANI): The higher reaches of different districts in Himachal Pradesh, including the capital city Shimla, are experiencing heavy snowfall. The state is reeling under intense cold wave due to heavy snowfall in the region since Sunday. Shimla, Kufri and several other towns in the area are wrapped in a thick white blanket of snow while the mid and lower hills experienced moderate to heavy rain. According to reports, the mercury has dipped by several degrees across the state after change in the weather. The Met department has predicted dry weather during next 24 hours.