Heavy snow

Dozens killed as heavy snow blankets parts of Afghanistan, Pakistan

Parts of Afghanistan and Pakistan struggled to dig out from heavy snow on Sunday.

Feb 05, 2017, 14:19 PM IST

50 Britons trapped in French Alps gymnasium after heavy snow

A group of around 50 British holiday makers bitterly complained of inaction Sunday after being stuck in a French gymnasium for a second night following heavy snowfall in the Alps.

Dec 29, 2014, 03:42 AM IST

Snow leaves thousands of holidaymakers stranded in French Alps

Heavy snowfall in the French Alps left some 15,000 drivers stranded Saturday, prompting officials to open emergency shelters and urge travellers to stay home.

Dec 28, 2014, 03:31 AM IST

Heavy snow kills 5, disrupts travel in Japan

At least five people have died in heavy snow that has blanketed swathes of Japan, reports said Thursday, with more than two metres (6ft 7ins) lying in some places and more forecast.

Dec 18, 2014, 14:35 PM IST

Two dead, 89 injured as heavy snow hits Japan: Reports

Heavy snow and severe weather struck Tokyo and other areas across Japan on Saturday, leaving two dead and around 90 injured, reports said.

Feb 08, 2014, 13:08 PM IST

2 killed, 7.70 lakh people affected by heavy snow

Two people were killed and 7.70 lakh people affected as temperatures in northern China have dipped to their lowest in last 32-year, state media said.

Jan 06, 2013, 20:18 PM IST

Heavy snow, avalanches kill 16 in Afghanistan

Heavy snowfall and avalanches kill scores of people in
Afghanistan each winter.

Jan 17, 2012, 16:25 PM IST

Heavy snow hits Austria, shuts down key rail line

Railway operator OeBB said the line between Oetztal and Bludenz was expected to remain closed until Sunday afternoon.

Jan 08, 2012, 12:57 PM IST

Heavy snow, cold disrupt travel across Europe

Heavy snow and frigid temperatures caused further disruption across northern Europe.

Dec 21, 2010, 00:43 AM IST

Heavy snow hits air travel, roads in Europe

Heavy snow and freezing temperatures shut down European runways on Sunday.

Dec 19, 2010, 16:10 PM IST

Heavy snow, sandstorm hinder China quake relief

Heavy snow and a sandstorm delayed flights carrying relief supplies and workers to a remote Tibetan region trying to recover from a devastating earthquake, state media said on Sunday.

Apr 25, 2010, 15:22 PM IST

`Snowmageddon` cripples life in US cities, 2 killed

A blizzard of epic proportion covered the US capital and adjoining states with thick snow, killing at least two people and forcing thousands of residents to live without electricity in freezing temperatures.

Feb 07, 2010, 13:45 PM IST