Shimla, Manali wrapped in snow

Shimla: Shimla and Manali wrapped in white blankets of snow are a treat for tourists in Himachal Pradesh. Both tourist spots received some more snowfall on Monday, a weather official said. The government has advised motorists to check local road conditions before travelling to higher reaches The government has advised motorists to check local road conditions More...

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By Agencies On Friday, January 13th, 2017
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Icy cold winds freeze life in Rajasthan towns and cities

Jaipur: Icy cold winds continued to sweep across Rajasthan and affect the normal life of the people, with mercury dropping to below freezing point at a couple of places in the desert state. Places like Jodhpur, More...

By Agencies On Thursday, January 12th, 2017
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Delhi shivers as mercury drops to 2 degrees

New Delhi: The national capital continued to be in the grip of a cold wave on Thursday as the mercury dipped to two degrees Celsius at various places, a weather official said. The temperature at Safdarjung is considered More...

By Agencies On Thursday, January 12th, 2017
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Leh town freezes at minus 18, Srinagar shivers at minus 5

Srinagar: This summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir shivered at minus five degrees Celsius on Thursday while Leh in the Ladakh region frozen at minus 17.7 degrees overnight. Leh town recorded the coldest night of More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, January 11th, 2017
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Cold wave intensifies in J&K

Jammu: The cold wave intensified in Jammu & Kashmir on Wednesday, as winter capital Jammu recorded the coldest night of the season at 3.2 degrees Celsius. In Pahalgam the minimum dropped to minus 12.4 degrees More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, January 10th, 2017
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Leh coldest at minus 13.9 degrees Celsius

Srinagar: Jammu city witnessed the season’s coldest night so far as the minimum temperature dipped to 3.7 degrees Celsius, while an intense cold wave continued to grip the Kashmir Valley and the Ladakh region More...

By Agencies On Sunday, January 8th, 2017
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Shimla, Manali, Dalhousie still cut off, tourists stranded

Shimla: Popular tourist destinations Shimla, Manali, Chamba and Dalhousie remained cut off from the rest of Himachal Pradesh for the second consecutive day on Sunday. Other hill stations such as Chail, Kasauli and More...

By Agencies On Sunday, January 8th, 2017
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Life remains disrupted in Kashmir Valley after snowfall

Srinagar: Life continued to remain disrupted in Kashmir Valley on Sunday as heavy snowfall blocked the Srinagar-Jammu highway for the third consecutive day. The air and road traffic continued to remain shut According More...

By Agencies On Friday, January 6th, 2017
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Manali hills in Himachal wrapped in snow

Shimla: The hills near Manali in Himachal Pradesh on Friday received snow, a weather official said. Manali, which saw a low of 0.6 degree, also got mild rains Manali, which saw a low of 0.6 degree, also got mild More...

By Agencies On Thursday, January 5th, 2017
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Earth-like snow and ice features found on Pluto

Washington: Using a model similar to what meteorologists use to forecast weather and a computer simulation of the physics of evaporating ices, scientists have found evidence of snow and ice features, known as “penitentes”, More...