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Manohar Parrikar meets troops at Siachen base camp
Manohar Parrikar meets troops at Siachen base camp

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar visited the Siachin base camp of the Indian Army in Nubra area of Jammu and Kashmir`s Ladakh region on Friday and interacted with and addressed the soldiers stationed there.

Manohar Parrikar likely to visit LoC, Siachen on Friday

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar will arrive here on Friday on a two-day visit to review security situation in Jammu and Kashmir, during which he is expected to visit the Line of Control and Siachen and meet Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed.

Buddha Purnima celebrated in Leh

People of Leh on Monday celebrated Buddha Purnima, the birth anniversary of Lord Buddha, with joy and fervour.

Martyr's body airlifted to Leh

As Jammu and Kashmir Assembly on Wednesday witnessed noisy scenes and walkout by opposition over "disrespect" to martyred cop Shabir Hussain, his body was airlifted to Leh and handed over to the family members.

Border row: Chinese troops make incursion bids in Ladakh

Indian and Chinese troops recently had two face-offs along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Ladakh, in the same area where People's Liberation Army had pitched camps in April 2013 leading to a three-week long stalemate.

Avalanche kills four armymen in Leh, leaves two missing
Avalanche kills four armymen in Leh, leaves two missing

An avalanche on late Friday evening hit an Army convoy in Leh killing four soldiers and leaving two injured.

More rain, snow forecast in Kashmir; highway still shut

 Jammu and Kashmir is likely to receive more rain and snowfall in the next 24 hours even as the Jammu-Srinagar highway remained closed for the 5th day on Friday.

Various delegations discuss issues with J&K Governor

Several delegations from across Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday held meetings with state Governor NN Vohra and apprised him of the problems being faced by the people in their areas.

Slight respite from cold wave in Jammu and Kashmir

The residents in Leh town of the frontier Ladakh region in Jammu and Kashmir experienced huge relief from the intense cold wave as the minimum temperatures rose by ten degrees there even as the mercury continued to hover around the freezing point elsewhere in the division.

Operation Jullay for closer people-police ties in Leh

'Operation Jullay' will be launched in Jammu and Kashmir's Leh district as a step aimed at building confidence among the populace, in the wake of a teenage girl's murder here.

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.

Cold conditions return in Kashmir Valley; Leh coldest

 The cold conditions returned in Kashmir division as the night temperature in most places, including Leh, plunged further below the freezing point followed with clear skies and unusual sunny days.

Cold wave intensifies in Valley, Leh coldest

The minimum temperature at most places in Kashmir division, including Ladakh region, went down by several degrees as cold wave returned to Valley after a slight respite, due to snowfall and rain.

Two persons found dead under mysterious circumstances in Srinagar, Leh

Two persons, including a resident of Uttar Pradesh, were found dead at separate places in Srinagar and Leh districts of Jammu and Kashmir, police said on Friday.

Mercury dips across Valley; Kargil shivers at minus 11 deg C

The bone-chilling cold returned as the night temperature plunged below the freezing point across Kashmir division after a brief respite owing to the rains in plains and snowfall in high altitude areas early this week.

Mercury rises slightly in north but cold wave persists, 3 die in UP

Intense cold wave on Tuesday continued to sweep across north India, including Uttar Pradesh where at least three persons died, with dense fog severely affecting road, rail and air traffic, even though night temperatures went up marginally in several places.

Cold wave continues in Kashmir

The cold wave continued across Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday as night temperatures remained below the freezing point in the Valley and the Ladakh region.

Leh frozen at -17, cold wave sweeps Kashmir Valley

Leh town in Jammu and Kashmir Sunday recorded its coldest overnight temperature at minus 17 degrees Celsius as the Kashmir Valley remained in the grip of an intense cold wave.

Cold wave sweeps Kashmir, Leh freezes at minus 15

Cold wave conditions continued unabated in Kashmir on Thursday as Leh town recorded the season's coldest night at minus 14.6 degrees Celsius, the weather office said.

Cold wave continues in J&K

Cold wave conditions continued in the Valley and the Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday.