Heavy rains, snow disrupt life in Himachal Pradesh

Heavy rains and snow in Himachal Pradesh cut off several areas in upper Shimla and Kinnaur region, disrupting life in the hill state.

Three dead, 500 injured as heavy snow hits Japan: Report

The heaviest snow in two decades struck Tokyo and other areas across Japan on Saturday, leaving three dead and nearly 500 others injured, reports said.

Manali gets snow, Kalpa at minus 4.6 degrees

Fresh snow fell over Manali in Himachal Pradesh Saturday, making the tourist town more picturesque.

Traffic suspended on J&K highway

Authorities on Friday suspended fresh traffic movement on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway in order to clear vehicles stranded at different places

Parts of Kathmandu receive snow fall

In a rare phenomenon, parts of
Kathmandu valley received light snowfall forcing people
to remain indoors as the temperature fell below zero.

Shimla`s skaters happy as thick ice sheet covers rink

Skaters here are a happy lot as a thick layer of ice enveloped Asia`s only natural ice skating rink in this Himachal Pradesh town on Thursday, thanks to the sharp fall in temperature.

Snow clearing work begins on Manali-Leh highway

The snow clearing work on the strategic 475-km National Highway-21 that connects Manali in Himachal Pradesh to Leh in Jammu and Kashmir has started, an official said Wednesday.

Record snow fall due to global warming: Al Gore

Al Gore, the former vice president of the US, has said that the record-breaking snow is not an indication that global warming is a hoax, rather it is just another sign of creeping climate change.