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Living near mountains? This is what you should do when an avalanche hits

Living near mountains? This is what you should do when an avalanche hits

Understanding avalanches is important if you live near mountains or in avalanche-prone areas like Jammu and Kashmir.

Apr 07, 2017, 13:34 PM IST
Fresh snow in mountains, rains lash plains of Jammu and Kashmir

Fresh snow in mountains, rains lash plains of Jammu and Kashmir

Fresh snowfall occurred in the higher reaches in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday while rain lashed the plains.

Mar 08, 2017, 14:41 PM IST

Jammu and Kashmir to witness snow and rains

Jammu and Kashmir will experience erratic weather conditions beginning from Tuesday evening with snow and rains expected to occur during this period, the Met department announced.

Mar 07, 2017, 10:59 AM IST
J&K: Jawan forced to trek through snow, carries mother's dead body on shoulder

J&K: Jawan forced to trek through snow, carries mother's dead body on shoulder

In a tragic incident, an Army jawan was forced to carry his mother’s body on his shoulder, braving inclement weather.

Feb 03, 2017, 15:36 PM IST

Weather improves in J&K after 'Chillai Kalan' ends

Cloudy weather was likely to continue during the next 24 hours.

Jan 31, 2017, 11:53 AM IST

Snow in Himachal Pradesh snaps road links

Several parts of Himachal Pradesh on Thursday received moderate to heavy snow, snapping road connectivity to many areas in the higher reaches.

Jan 26, 2017, 11:48 AM IST

Avalanche destroys Italian hotel, at least 30 feared dead under snow

A huge avalanche swallowed up a luxury mountain hotel in central Italy after a series of strong earthquakes rocked the area, burying up to 30 people under tonnes of snow and debris, officials said on Thursday.

Jan 19, 2017, 23:28 PM IST
Biting cold wave sweeps across Himachal Pradesh; MeT warns of heavy rain, snow

Biting cold wave sweeps across Himachal Pradesh; MeT warns of heavy rain, snow

There was no respite from piercing cold wave sweeping across Himachal Pradesh today, even though minimum temperatures rose by a few notches.

Jan 15, 2017, 15:55 PM IST

J&K readies for much awaited spell of rain, snow

Light drizzle greeted the residents here on Tuesday morning as the weather office forecast rain and snow in Jammu and Kashmir from evening onwards.

Jan 03, 2017, 12:55 PM IST
Kashmir Valley witnesses season's first snowfall at higher reaches

Kashmir Valley witnesses season's first snowfall at higher reaches

The Kashmir people who resides at the higher reaches of the valley has witnessed the first snowfall of the season and sending chilly winds into the plains.

Nov 21, 2016, 17:54 PM IST