DNA: Kashmir floods, another disaster management system test for India

The Indian military Monday scaled up its massive operation to rescue thousands marooned in Jammu and Kashmir's worst floods in 50 years that has claimed over 160 lives so far.

Jammu and Kashmir floods: Over 150 killed

Relief and rescue operations in the flood-hit state of Jammu and Kashmir were stepped up on Monday with Indian Air Force (IAF) using choppers and planes to rescue those stranded in the most hit areas even as the death toll crossed 160.

Kashmir Valley receives snowfall, heavy rains

Snowfall in the high altitude areas and heavy rains in plains on Tuesday brought down the mercury across the Kashmir Valley.

Five killed, two injured in lightning

Five youths were killed and two others were injured as lighting struck border districts of Baramulla and Kupwara in north Kashmir, officials said on Saturday.