Mercury dips in Kashmir, Leh coldest

The mercury dropped further in Jammu and Kashmir with the minimum temperature Friday recorded at minus 10.3 degrees Celsius in Leh town.

Buffalo, western New York hit with epic snow

The western New York city and its suburbs are bracing for up to another three feet of snow by Friday morning after a storm already dropped nearly six feet on some areas in an epic display by Mother Nature that left at least seven people dead in the region.

Heavy snowfall, cold weather disrupt life in US

Heavy snowfall and cold weather disrupts the normal life in the US.

All 50 US states feel freezing temperatures, 4 dead in New York
All 50 US states feel freezing temperatures, 4 dead in New York

Temperatures in all 50 US states dipped to freezing or below on Tuesday as an unseasonably cold blast of weather moved across the country while heavy snow prompted a state of emergency in western New York and contributed to the deaths of four people.

Srinagar records season's lowest temperature

Srinagar: Snowfall in the mountains caused sharp fall in temperatures in the Kashmir Valley Monday, the night temperature dropping to 2.7 degrees Celsius in this city - the lowest so far this season.

 Why Himalayan glaciers are expanding instead of shrinking
Why Himalayan glaciers are expanding instead of shrinking

Scientists' observations in the Karakoram region have revealed that the glaciers there were stable, and snowfall is increasing instead of decreasing.

Himachal Pradesh lashed by rains, snow; temperature dips

Most parts of Himachal Pradesh witnessed moderate to heavy rains while some parts received snowfall, leading to a drop in temperature across the state.

Snowfall in HP; death toll due heat in Odisha mounts to 17

Moderate rains in parts of Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan and fresh snowfall in Himachal Pradesh kept temperature subdued in North, while in Eastern India two more deaths were reported from Odisha due to ongoing heat wave.

Kedarnath Yatra remains suspended for second day due to snowfall

Pilgrimage to Kedarnath remained suspended for the second consecutive day due to snowfall at the Himalayan shrine and rain in the lower areas of Kedar valley.

Army evacuates stranded tourists in Sikkim

Around 2,000 tourists stranded at Thegu in East Sikkim due to sudden snowfall were rescued and evacuated by the Army personnel of Black Cat Division, Army said.

Two highways leading to Kedarnath, Badrinath blocked

Fresh snowfall in higher reaches and moderate showers in plains in Uttarakhand have left two highways leading to Kedarnath and Badrinath shrines in Garhwal Himalayas blocked, raising worries about timely start of the annual Char Dham pilgrimage on May two.

How a cyclone looks from space in 3D!

The first spacecraft designed to detect light rain and snowfall from space has now captured the first 3D images of precipitation on earth.

Srinagar-Jammu highway closed after fresh snowfall

Non-stop rain and snowfall triggered landslides on the Srinagar-Jammu highway in Jammu and Kashmir forcing closure of the vital road link for traffic.

More snowfall, rains in Kashmir; no respite till Tuesday

The high altitude areas of Kashmir including the ski resort of Gulmarg experienced fresh snowfall today, while rains lashed Srinagar and other plains ending the brief respite from intense cold which had gripped the region.

589 power stations damaged due to snowfall: J&K Govt

Jammu and Kahsmir government on Friday said that 589 power stations and 310 residential structures were damaged due to incessant rains and heavy snowfall in Ramban district of the state.

Kashmir snowfall leaves 17 dead, 2,000 houses damaged

The untimely snowfall in Jammu and Kashmir claimed 17 lives and left nearly 2,000 houses damaged in Kashmir division, a high-level review meeting chaired by Chief Minister Omar Abdullah was informed Thursday.

600 structures damaged in Kashmir due to heavy snowfall

Nearly 600 structures, including dozens of residential houses, have been partially damaged due to the recent heavy snowfall in the Kashmir Valley, Jammu and Kashmir government said Thursday.

Srinagar-Jammu highway opens for stranded vehicles

The Srinagar-Jammu National Highway, which was closed for the past two days following heavy snowfall, was opened Thursday for stranded vehicles to proceed to their destinations.

Manali gets more snow, most of Himachal freezes

The picturesque tourist resort Manali experienced more snowfall on Wednesday but it was a sunny day here after two days of intermittent rain. The minimum temperature here settled at 3.8 degrees Celsius.

Heavy snowfall triggers avalanches in Kashmir, 11 dead

At least 11 people, including two Army jawans, were killed while over 100 others were evacuated to safety as the unprecedented snowfall in March triggered avalanches and damaged over 150 structures including dozens of houses in Jammu and Kashmir.