Fresh snow in Himachal, heavy spells likely as cold intensifies

Shimla: After days of dry weather, cold intensified its grip across Himachal Pradesh on Monday with the higher reaches receiving fresh snowfall. Keylong, headquarters of Lahaul and Spiti district, saw eight cm of snow The weather bureau also warned of some heavy spells of snow and rain that were likely to hit the state till Wednesday. The temperature More...

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By Indileak Web Desk On Sunday, January 13th, 2019

Fresh snow in Shimla, Manali as tourists make merry

Shimla: Popular tourist destinations Shimla, Manali and Dalhousie received another spell of overnight snowfall on Sunday, which snapped internal road links in some areas of Himachal Pradesh but tourists made merry More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Saturday, January 12th, 2019

Widespread snowfall in Kashmir Valley

Srinagar: Widespread snowfall started across the Kashmir Valley on Saturday as the weather office said there would be an improvement in the weather from Sunday. Srinagar recorded minus 0.8 degrees Celsius, Pahalgam More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Monday, January 7th, 2019

Kashmir Valley, Ladakh in grip of severe cold

Srinagar: A severe cold wave tightened its grip over the Kashmir Valley and the Ladakh region on Monday as temperatures dropped several notches below the freezing point. Leh town recorded minus 11.8 degrees Celsius More...

By Agencies On Sunday, January 6th, 2019

Greenland’s melting ice sheet releasing tons of methane

London: The Greenland ice sheet emits tons of methane according to a new study, showing that subglacial biological activity impacts the atmosphere far more than previously thought, say researchers. They calculated More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Thursday, January 3rd, 2019

Uttarakhand shivers amid snowfall at many places

Dehradun: The hill state of Uttarakhand shivered on Thursday due to snowfall in many areas, the Met Office said. The plain regions in Uttarakhand are also facing an intense cold wave Heavy snowfall has been reported More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Friday, December 28th, 2018

Manali, nearby hills in Himachal covered in snow

Shimla: Manali and its nearby hills in Himachal Pradesh received more snow on Friday and are wrapped in a white blanket to the glee of tourists, the Met Office said. It was 3.2 degrees in Dharamsala and minus 1.1 More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, December 25th, 2018

Fog disrupts air, rail traffic; air quality ‘severe’ in Delhi

New Delhi: It was a cold foggy Tuesday morning in the national capital with visibility dropping to 50 metres affecting flight schedule and causing train cancellations. All departures at the the Indira Gandhi International More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Sunday, December 23rd, 2018

Cold wave grips J&K, Drass at minus 17.3

Srinagar: Icy cold winds blowing from the snow-clad mountains brought down the temperatures to minus 17.3 in Drass town on Sunday as the cold wave intensified in the Kashmir Valley. Drass in Kargil district was More...

By Agencies On Sunday, December 16th, 2018

Andhra coast braces for cyclone, high alert sounded

Visakhapatnam:  Andhra Pradesh on Sunday sounded a high alert in the coastal region as a cyclonic storm in the Bay of Bengal was heading towards it and was likely to cross the region between Kakinada and Visakhapatnam More...