Pleasant weather in Kashmir, light rain expected

It was a partly sunny morning here on Wednesday and the local Met Office has forecast light rain at a few places in Jammu and Kashmir.

'Want PM Modi to preside over Davos-type conclave at Gulmarg'

 Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed wants Prime Minister Narendra Modi to preside over a Davos-type conclave at Gulmarg as part of his "dream" to turn the state into a number one tourist destination in the world.

Mufti Mohammad Sayeed wants to promote Gulmarg as India's Davos

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on Thursday said he has a vision to promote Gulmarg as India's Davos where country's top business and policymakers can hold annual summits.

Get away to Gulmarg to experience nature's glory

If you want to experience Nature in all its glory, plan a trip to Gulmarg, Kashmir.

J&K is as peaceful as any other state of country: Sayeed

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed today said the state was as peaceful as any other state of the country and the government would channelise the collective energies of all regions for building on peace dividends.

Gulmarg resort inspires Hemant-Nandita's line at AIFW
Gulmarg resort inspires Hemant-Nandita's line at AIFW

 Husband-wife designer duo Hemant and Nandita today said they found the idea for their folk-themed autumn--winter collection during their visit to a resort in Gulmarg, Kashmir last year.

Six shops gutted in Gulmarg

Six shops were gutted in a major fire at the famous hill resort Gulmarg in Baramulla district of north Kashmir, police said on Saturday.

Two-day Snow Festival begins in Gulmarg

A two-day-long snow festival has begun in Gulmarg, Jammu and Kashmir. The festival aims to attract tourists and is organised by the Tourism Ministry.

Fresh snowfall in Jammu and Kashmir

The famous tourist resort of Gulmarg experienced fresh snowfall while Srinagar and other plains were lashed by rains under the impact of western disturbance - the main system affecting weather in Jammu and Kashmir.

Minimum temperatures drops across Valley; rain, snow likely

With a clear overnight sky, minimum temperatures dropped across most places in Kashmir even as the weather department on Friday predicted rain and snow in some parts of the Valley from Saturday, owing to a likely effect of Western Disturbance here.

Snowfall in Gulmarg, minimum temperature drops at most places in Kashmir

 The famous ski-resort of Gulmarg in north Kashmir received fresh snowfall and was the coldest recorded place in the state on Thursday even as minimum temperature fell at most places in the Valley.

Fresh snowfall at Gulmarg, Pahalgam

The famous tourist resorts of Gulmarg and Pahalgam in Kashmir experienced fresh snowfall, while the intermittent rains continued in other parts of the Valley for the second day Wednesday.

Wet spells continue in Kashmir, fresh snowfall at some places

The minimum temperature at most places in Kashmir decreased owing to fresh snowfall and rains across the Valley, with the MeT department predicting more wet spells in the coming days.

Rains continue to lash Kashmir Valley; fresh snowfall at some places

The tourist resorts of Gulmarg and Pahalgam in Kashmir experienced fresh snowfall on Thursday, while other parts of the Valley received intermittent rains for the fourth consecutive day, with the MeT department saying the wet weather spell would continue till early next week.

Rains continue to lash Valley; fresh snowfall in Gulmarg

 Intermittent rains continued in Kashmir for the second day on Tuesday even as the famous ski-resort of Gulmarg experienced fresh snowfall, with the MeT department saying that the prevailing western disturbance would continue to affect the state till February 24.

Jammu and Kashmir: Slight respite from cold wave

Residents of Kashmir division, including Ladakh region, experienced slight respite from the intense cold wave as the minimum temperature appreciated, with the MeT department predicting isolated to scattered rains or snow on Saturday night.

Rains lash Kashmir Valley; weather to remain dry in coming days

Rains lashed Kashmir Valley on Wednesday after three days of intermittent snowfall even as the minimum temperatures went down at all places except the summer capital Srinagar with the MeT department predicting mainly dry weather in the coming days.

Heavy snowfall shuts Jammu-Srinagar highway

Moderate snowfall continued in the Kashmir Valley on Tuesday but the weather office forecast an improvement in atmosphere from Wednesday afternoon.

Mercury dips across Valley; Leh coldest at minus 16.4 deg C

The famous ski-resort of Gulmarg in north Kashmir experienced the coldest night of this winter as the minimum temperature in the Valley and Ladakh region slipped further below the freezing point.

Season's first snowfall eludes Kashmir Valley's plains

Belying high hopes, the Kashmir Valley's plains did not get the much-awaited snowfall Thursday although there has been some in the higher reaches.