February 03, 2019 1:01 am
This is ski season and also avalanche season in Kashmir. For three months, Newman, an American from France, is hired by J&K Tourism Department to ensure the twain do not meet
January 29, 2019 5:24 am
Following landslides due to incessant rains and snowfall, the vehicular traffic had been suspended along the Jammu-Srinagar national highway for the past seven days.
January 21, 2019 3:10 pm
Kashmir is currently under the grip of 'Chillai Kalan', the 40-day harshest period of winter when the chances of snowfall are maximum and the temperature drops considerably.
January 16, 2019 4:00 pm
The minimum temperature in Jammu city appreciated by several notches to settle at 6.2 degrees Celsius against the previous night's 3.5 degrees Celsius, a spokesman of the Meteorological Department (MeT) said.
November 14, 2018 11:37 pm
A warning for avalanche has been issued in the states of Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir and Uttarakhand.
November 09, 2018 10:17 pm
Clarifying that snowfall of November 3 and 4 will be considered a natural calamity within the SDRF guidelines, the committee observed that early snowfall has not only affected the returns this year, but it is also likely to affect the returns from horticulture crops for the next 2-3 years.
February 14, 2018 11:13 am
The highway – the only all-weather road link connecting the Kashmir Valley with the rest of the country - was closed for traffic on Monday as Kashmir experienced the season's first major snowfall.
December 12, 2017 7:44 pm
The inclement weather has also led to the suspension of helicopter and battery car service at the Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine in Trikuta Mountains
December 12, 2017 11:49 am
The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted more rainfall in Jammu and Kashmir and snowfall in the higher reaches of the state in the next few days.
March 16, 2015 9:03 pm
Heavy snowfall and rains in Kashmir have led to the closure of the Srinagar-Jammu National Highway.
November 07, 2019 2:23 pm
The winter chill has set in early this year in Kashmir as the maximum temperature during the last couple of days has settled a couple of degrees below normal for this time of the season.
December 13, 2015 5:24 pm
Plains of the valley, including Srinagar, recorded season's first snowfall on Dec 11. Take a look.
March 16, 2015 4:46 pm
Heavy rains and hailstorms in many parts of the country has increased worries of farmers whose crops are almost ready for the harvest. CMs of Rajasthan, UP, Punjab and Haryana have already addressed the issue.
February 19, 2015 4:27 pm
Temperature in Srinagar dipped after the Kashmir valley received a fresh bout of snowfall on Thursday.
February 02, 2015 2:53 pm
Intermittent snowfall continued for second day today in Kashmir with the famous ski-resort of Gulmarg recording more than one-and-a-half feet snow, bringing cheer to the local residents and tourists. The MeT department has forecast more snow over the next 24 hours across Kashmir valley.
March 10, 2014 4:49 pm
The residents of the Valley woke up to a white cover of snow which had enveloped the landscape.