Leh

Weather to remain wet in Jammu and Kashmir for three days

Light to moderate rainfall is expected in Jammu and Kashmir over the next three days, the Meteorological Office said on Friday.

Bodies of Siachen avalanche victims to reach Delhi today

There will be a wreath-laying ceremony on Monday morning to be attended by the Leh Corps commander.

Siachen avalanche: Chances of finding 10 missing soldiers very remote, says Defence Ministry

Siachen avalanche: Chances of finding 10 missing soldiers very remote, says Defence Ministry

The Defence Ministry said on Thursday that the chances of finding any survivors who went missing after an avalanche hit their post in Siachen were very remote.

Parts of Valley get snowfall; Leh at -9.5 deg C

Many areas in the higher reaches of Kashmir received fresh snowfall while plains experienced intermittent rains as cold continued its grip over parts of north India.

Dense fog in Jammu, Leh freezes at minus 16.4 degrees

Heavy fog in Jammu also forced aviation authorities to re-schedule morning flights to and from the city airport.

Slight relief from cold conditions in Kashmir Valley

The MeT office has predicted dry weather to continue with occasional bouts of rainfall in the upper reaches during this month.

Kashmir valley remains in grip of cold, Leh coldest at minus13.0 degrees Celsius

 Cold wave conditions remained unabated as the night temperature across Kashmir division of Jammu and Kashmir continued to stay below the freezing point

Night temperatures drop in J&K, Gulmarg coldest at -11.2 deg C

Kashmir is in the midst of the 40-day-long harshest phase of winter, which began on December 21 and will continue till the end of this month.

Cold wave tightens grip in Kashmir Valley

Cold wave tightened its grip across Kashmir Valley as the minimum temperature dropped at most places with Leh being the coldest recorded area at minus 11. 8 degrees Celsius.

Cold wave sweeps north India, Leh shivers at -16 deg C

Cold wave sweeps north India, Leh shivers at -16 deg C

Delhiites woke up to a chilly Christmas morning with the minimum temperature settling at 5.5 degrees Celsius.

Cold wave tightens grip on Jammu and Kashmir

The bone-chilling cold led to freezing of water taps and fringes of many water bodies including the famous Dal Lake.

Cold wave sweeps north India; Leh records minus 12 deg C

  Cold wave swept in several parts of north India on Sunday with Leh in Ladakh region experiencing the coldest night of the season at minus 12 degrees Celsius and higher hills of Himachal Pradesh receiving another spell of moderate snowfall.

Leh freezes as mercury plunges to minus 12.1 deg

Leh recorded a minimum of minus 12.1 degrees Celsius -- down by over seven degrees from the previous night's minus 4.6 degrees, a MeT department official said.

Season`s first snowfall in Kashmir

Plains in Kashmir Valley received season`s first snowfall on Friday, with the ski resort of Gulmarg recording 22 inches of fresh snowfall.

Fresh snowfall in Kashmir, rains in the Valley

Fresh snowfall in Kashmir, rains in the Valley

Fresh snowfall was witnessed in places like Gulmarg, Sonamarg, Peer Ki Gali in Shopian and Amarnath Cave, while most of the plains in the Valley received rains.

Cold tightens grip in the Valley, Ladakh region; Leh coldest

Most places in the Valley and Ladakh region witnessed a fall in temperature.

Cold wave intensifies in Jammu and Kashmir, affects normal life

A cold and foggy Monday morning was recorded in Srinagar as the minimum temperature dipped below freezing point at many places in Jammu and Kashmir.

Victory in Leh polls a good sign; will win Bihar too: Javadekar

Terming the BJP's win in Leh Hill Council polls in Jammu and Kashmir as a "good sign", Union Minister Prakash Javadekar on Saturday asserted that the party will replicate such victory in Bihar Assembly Elections too.

BJP sweeps Leh Hill Council polls; PM Modi hails it

BJP on Friday swept the elections for the 26-member Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Council (LAHDC) Leh, bagging 17 of the 24 seats for which results have been declared so far.

After Chinese incursion bids, ITBP to set up new command in Leh

 In the wake of frequent incursion bids by Chinese People's Liberation Army, Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) will be establishing a new command at Leh and the process of setting up over 40 modern border outposts in the icy heights of Ladakh has been initiated.