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Srinagar records season's coldest night, Dal Lake partially freezes

Srinagar records season's coldest night, Dal Lake partially freezes

Srinagar on Sunday recorded the season's coldest night at minus 5.6 degrees Celsius, the weather office said. A thin crust of frozen water covered many places inside the Dal Lake in the city.

Dec 16, 2018, 10:31 AM IST
Kargil coldest in Jammu and Kashmir at minus 6.2 degrees celsius, snow and rain likely

Kargil coldest in Jammu and Kashmir at minus 6.2 degrees celsius, snow and rain likely

Leh in Ladakh region was at minus 5, while it was minus 4 in Gulmarg, 3.2 in Srinagar and 12.6 degrees Celsius in Jammu and Pahalgam was at 1.1 degrees Celsius.

Nov 13, 2018, 11:01 AM IST
Remains of soldier found 50 years after IAF aircraft crashed in Himachal Pradesh

Remains of soldier found 50 years after IAF aircraft crashed in Himachal Pradesh

Despite several search operations, only four bodies could be recovered so far.

Jul 22, 2018, 11:36 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi attends birth centenary celebrations of 19th Kushok Bakula Rinpoche in Leh

PM Narendra Modi attends birth centenary celebrations of 19th Kushok Bakula Rinpoche in Leh

The PM, who is on a day-long visit to Jammu and Kashmir, will later inaugurate the 3330 MW Kishanganga Hydropower Station in Srinagar.

May 19, 2018, 11:00 AM IST
IAF rescues pregnant woman with unique condition from a remote village in Ladakh

IAF rescues pregnant woman with unique condition from a remote village in Ladakh

The Air Force's helicopter unit Siachen Pioneers rescued a pregnant woman from a remote village in Shinkun-la pass in Ladakh on Saturday.

Feb 17, 2018, 08:43 AM IST
Nights continue to be cold in Jammu and Kashmir, Kargil coldest at minus 15.5 degrees

Nights continue to be cold in Jammu and Kashmir, Kargil coldest at minus 15.5 degrees

Cold wave condition continued in Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday as clear overnight sky pushed minimum temperatures further down but helped maximum temperatures get warmer.

Feb 04, 2018, 10:35 AM IST
Cold wave intensifies in Kashmir, Kargil at minus 17 degree Celsius

Cold wave intensifies in Kashmir, Kargil at minus 17 degree Celsius

The cold wave intensified in Kashmir with the mercury staying several degrees below the freezing point in most parts of the Valley as a Met department forecast said dry weather was likely to continue this week.

Jan 25, 2018, 12:38 PM IST
Jammu records lowest temperature, Kargil freezes at minus 20

Jammu records lowest temperature, Kargil freezes at minus 20

Jammu on Thursday recorded the coldest night of the season at 2.7 degrees Celsius as the cold wave intensified further in Jammu and Kashmir.

Jan 04, 2018, 10:27 AM IST
Cabinet approves Zojila tunnel to provide all-weather connectivity to Kargil and Leh

Cabinet approves Zojila tunnel to provide all-weather connectivity to Kargil and Leh

CCEA on Wednesday cleared the Rs 6,808.69 crore strategic Zojila tunnel project to provide all-weather connectivity to Kargil and Leh.

Jan 03, 2018, 23:18 PM IST
At -15.2 degrees Celsius, Leh coldest in Jammu and Kashmir

At -15.2 degrees Celsius, Leh coldest in Jammu and Kashmir

 Srinagar city, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, recorded a minimum temperature of minus 3.6 degrees Celsius Saturday night.

Dec 31, 2017, 18:06 PM IST
Cold wave intensifies in Jammu and Kashmir; Ladakh, Kargil, Leh record minus temperatures

Cold wave intensifies in Jammu and Kashmir; Ladakh, Kargil, Leh record minus temperatures

A severe cold wave continues in the Kashmir Valley on Tuesday with Ladakh region remaining frozen and Kargil and Leh recording minus 15.4 and minus 11.6 degrees Celsius, respectively.

Dec 26, 2017, 11:10 AM IST

Leh records coldest night of season

Leh in Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir experienced the coldest night this winter as the minimum temperature there settled over 13 degrees Celsius below the freezing point.

Dec 06, 2017, 11:31 AM IST
Mercury rises in parts of Kashmir; Leh coldest in J&K

Mercury rises in parts of Kashmir; Leh coldest in J&K

Leh continued to be the coldest recorded place in Jammu and Kashmir, even as there was some relief in the intense cold conditions with the mercury rising at most places in Kashmir Valley and Ladakh region of the state.

Dec 02, 2017, 11:26 AM IST
Night temperature increases in Kashmir, Ladakh; Leh records minus 3.7 degrees Celsius

Night temperature increases in Kashmir, Ladakh; Leh records minus 3.7 degrees Celsius

There was some respite for residents of Kashmir and Ladakh regions from intense cold as night temperature increased by a few degrees in these places, with Srinagar recording a jump of over three degrees.

Nov 29, 2017, 15:10 PM IST
Leh records lowest temperature in J&K

Leh records lowest temperature in J&K

The Met department has said that the present cold wave conditions will continue in J&K till Saturday.

Nov 28, 2017, 11:45 AM IST
Sub-zero temperatures in Kashmir, Leh coldest

Sub-zero temperatures in Kashmir, Leh coldest

Night temperatures throughout the valley dropped below freezing point on Wednesday as Srinagar witnessed its coldest night of the season at minus two degrees Celsius.

Nov 22, 2017, 10:31 AM IST

Srinagar experiences coldest night of season

Cold wave tightened its grip over Kashmir as several places, including Srinagar, experienced the coldest night this season, with the minimum temperature settling below the freezing point across the Valley for the first time this winter.

Nov 21, 2017, 12:30 PM IST

Coldest night in Srinagar, Leh frozen at minus 10.2

Srinagar on Tuesday witnessed the coldest night of the season so far as the minimum temperature dropped to minus 1.7 degrees Celsius.

Nov 21, 2017, 10:45 AM IST
President Ramnath Kovind to visit Leh tomorrow

President Ramnath Kovind to visit Leh tomorrow

The President will present the President's Colours to the Ladakh Scouts Regimental Centre and the five battalions of the regiment tomorrow, defence spokesman Colonel Rajesh Kalia told PTI.

 

Aug 20, 2017, 18:25 PM IST
After Ladakh scuffle, Indian, Chinese Army officers to meet in Leh

After Ladakh scuffle, Indian, Chinese Army officers to meet in Leh

Army officers of India and China are holding a meeting on Wednesday in Chushul area of Leh.

Aug 16, 2017, 18:42 PM IST