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.

Cold wave tightens grip over North India with more snowfall, rains

Cold wave sweeping north India continued unabated on Monday as snowfall in higher reaches and rains in most parts led to chilly conditions even as heavy fog at some places affected rail, road and air services.

Leh coldest place in Jammu and Kashmir

Leh in frontier region of Ladakh was the coldest place in Jammu and Kashmir where the night temperature at most places, including summer capital Srinagar, dropped by one to four degrees.

North India shivers as rains lower temperature, Kargil coldest at minus 7.2 degrees Celsius
North India shivers as rains lower temperature, Kargil coldest at minus 7.2 degrees Celsius

Light to heavy rains lashed several parts of north India intensifying cold wave conditions in the region as snowfall in higher reaches brought down day temperature considreably in Delhi and neighbouring states.

Srinagar, Leh witness coldest night of the season: MeT

Srinagar and Leh witnessed the coldest night of the season so far as the cold wave tightened its grip further in Kashmir Valley and Ladakh region with the minimum temperatures remaining several degrees below the freezing point.

Cold wave tightens grip over Kashmir division

 Cold wave tightened its grip over Kashmir division after a day's respite as the minimum temperature across the Valley dipped below the freezing point, with Leh, in Ladakh region, being the coldest place in the state at minus 9.9 degrees Celsius.

Cold wave further tightens its grip in J&K

 Srinagar, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, and Leh, in Ladakh region, experienced the coldest nights of the season so far as the cold wave further tightened its grip in the state.

Srinagar has coldest night of season, Leh freezes

Srinagar: The night temperature continued its free fall below the freezing point in Srinagar Monday, reaching the lowest this season so far, while Leh slipped to a bone-chilling minus 12 degrees Celsius.

Battle for Kashmir: Who will win?

The five-phased Assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir will begin on November 25 and conclude on December 20. The results will be out on December 23.

J&K elections: Polling booth set up for handful of voters in Leh

Leh Assembly constituency has set up a polling station at Gaik village which has only 12 registered voters.

Voters education camps for Army personnel in Leh

 In an initiative to encourage Army personnel to use postal ballots error-free, Leh administration has launched voters education camps to avoid large scale rejection of their votes in the forthcoming Assembly elections in the state.

Leh administration educates armymen to cast postal ballot

With polls in Jammu and Kashmir round the corner, district election commission officials have come out with a novel idea of educating Army men about how to cast vote with postal ballots in the forthcoming elections.

IAF chopper rescues woman, child after medical emergency

In a challenging rescue operation involving a medical emergency, an IAF helicopter successfully evacuated a mother and her new born baby from a remote and inhospitable region of Ladakh at a height of over 16,000 feet.