Ladakh region

Article 370 nullification was India finding its Arjuna spirit over Jammu and Kashmir

India has been in a state of dejection and self-denial over Kashmir since Independence.

Aug 19, 2019, 17:06 PM IST

Why India's new assertive Kashmir policy is essential

No more tolerance for terror. No more protection for separatists. Full integration of Kashmir into India.

Feb 27, 2019, 18:59 PM IST

Protests in PoK over rising Pakistan-backed terrorist activity along LoC

The protestors have accused Islamabad of undermining their right to self-determination.

Jul 08, 2018, 11:34 AM IST

Chinese incursions into Pangong Lake of Ladakh rising, ITBP tells Home Ministry

China committed multiple incursions of the Line of Actual Control in the Ladakh region, the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) has told the Union Home Ministry in a report. The incursions were at times 6 km into Indian territory, the report said.

Apr 09, 2018, 12:09 PM IST

PM Modi meets children from Sikkim, Ladakh

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday met 53 boys and girls from Jammu and Kashmir's Ladakh region and Sikkim. 

Feb 07, 2018, 23:37 PM IST

In Pics: PM Modi meets children from border areas of Sikkim, Ladakh

PM Narendra Modi on Tuesday met 53 boys and girls from Jammu and Kashmir's Ladakh region and Sikkim. 

Feb 06, 2018, 23:40 PM IST

PM Modi meets children from Sikkim, Ladakh, urges them to work for a corruption-free India

PM Modi on Tuesday asked children to work towards achieving the vision of a corruption-free India.

Feb 06, 2018, 22:02 PM IST

Bone-chilling cold in Kargil, minimum settles at minus 20 degrees Celsius

The minimum temperature in Kargil town plummeted over 14 degrees from the previous night's low of minus 6.1 degrees Celsius to settle at a low of minus 20.6 degrees Celsius.

Jan 03, 2018, 12:44 PM IST

BRO opens another bridge to boost connectivity to China border

Working towards improving road connectivity to areas close to the Line of Actual Control (LAC) with China in Ladakh region, the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) on Sunday opened a newly-constructed bridge to the people of the cold desert region in Jammu and Kashmir.

Oct 29, 2017, 18:32 PM IST

Intense cold in north India; Kargil freezes at -15 deg C

The national capital, however, experienced a relatively warmer day with the minimum temperature settling at 8 degrees Celsius, a degree above the normal for this time of the season.

Jan 03, 2016, 19:56 PM IST

Mercury settles at sub-zero temp in Kashmir; Leh coldest

Kargil also recorded extreme sub-zero temperature of minus 14.6 degrees Celsius, 5.6 degrees drop from yesterday's low of minus 9.0 degrees Celsius.

Dec 31, 2015, 13:08 PM IST

Leh freezes as mercury plunges to minus 12.1 deg

Leh recorded a minimum of minus 12.1 degrees Celsius -- down by over seven degrees from the previous night's minus 4.6 degrees, a MeT department official said.

Dec 13, 2015, 16:37 PM IST

China plays down Indian border standoff video

China on Monday said ties with India and between the armies have improved as a result of bilateral mechanisms put in place by both sides.

Oct 26, 2015, 18:16 PM IST

Cold wave grip Kashmir, Kargil coldest at minus 11 deg C

Srinagar: Cold wave intensified its grip across the Kashmir division, including Ladakh region, as the minimum temperature fell by a couple of degrees.

Dec 16, 2014, 15:30 PM IST

Mercury in Kargil dips to season`s lowest minus 23.4 deg C

Mercury in Kargil town of Ladakh region continued to dip settling at the season`s lowest minus 23.4 degrees Celsius even as snowfall and rains brought some respite from the cold wave in Kashmir Valley.

Feb 11, 2014, 12:50 PM IST

North India shivers under cold wave; thick fog resurfaces

Frigid conditions prevailed in north India with mercury plunging several notches and thick fog enveloping most parts of the region, disrupting normal life.

Jan 20, 2014, 20:17 PM IST

No immediate respite from cold in Kashmir: Met office

Minimum temperatures throughout the Kashmir Valley and Ladakh region remained several notches below freezing point as cold conditions prevailed unabated in the area.

Jan 17, 2014, 11:33 AM IST

Weatherman forecasts snow in Kashmir hills

With night temperatures expected to fall three to four notches below normal during the next 48 hours, the weather office forecast snowfall in the higher reaches of the Kashmir Valley.

Oct 29, 2013, 13:58 PM IST

Three students killed in mishap in J&K

Three students were killed when the vehicle they were travelling in fell into a deep gorge in Jammu and Kashmir`s Ladakh region.

Jul 03, 2013, 19:43 PM IST

Not considering separate division for Ladakh: J&K govt

Jammu and Kashmir government said there was no proposal under consideration for creating a separate division for Ladakh region.

Mar 11, 2013, 21:40 PM IST