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Kashmir snowfall


Let it snow: It's ski and avalanche season in Kashmir

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

Army jawan injured in sporadic shooting stones on Jammu-Srinagar NH

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.

Fresh snowfall in Kashmir, rains lash plains

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.

Rise in night temperature across Jammu

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.

Temperature dips in Delhi after light rain, Avalanche warning issued in J&K, Himachal, Uttarakhand

November 14, 2018 11:37 pm

A warning for avalanche has been issued in the states of Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir and Uttarakhand.

J&K: Authorities declare unexpected snowfall in Valley as natural calamity, announce relief measures

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.

Dry, cold weather in J&K; Srinagar-Jammu highway remains shut

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.

J&K snowfall: Over 70 stranded people rescued from Surankote

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

Srinagar receives season's first snowfall, brings cheer to city facing a dry spell

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.

Heavy snowfall throws life out of gear in Valley, one killed

March 16, 2015 9:03 pm

Heavy snowfall and rains in Kashmir have led to the closure of the Srinagar-Jammu National Highway.


Tourists celebrate New Year Eve in snow-covered Gulmarg

December 31, 2019 3:29 pm

The MET Office has forecast a spell of moderate to heavy snowfall in the Union territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh Wednesday onwards.

Srinagar, Gulmarg get covered in snow after first snowfall of season

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.

Paradise on earth: Stunning photos of fresh snowfall in Kashmir

December 13, 2015 5:24 pm

Plains of the valley, including Srinagar, recorded season's first snowfall on Dec 11. Take a look.

Heavy snowfall and hailstorm disrupt daily life in north India

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.

Fresh snowfall in Kashmir valley

February 19, 2015 4:27 pm

Temperature in Srinagar dipped after the Kashmir valley received a fresh bout of snowfall on Thursday.

Snowfall brings cheer as cold conditions prevail in Jammu and Kashmir

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.

Fresh snowfall in 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.