Drass in Ladakh region coldest at minus 28.7 degrees

Srinagar: Drass town in Jammu and Kashmir’s Ladakh region was coldest in the state on Sunday with a minimum temperature of minus 28.7 degrees Celsius, the weather office said. Drass recorded minus 10.1 degrees Celsius as its maximum temperature On Saturday, even the maximum temperature in Drass did not rise above the freezing point as it settled More...

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By Indileak Web Desk On Sunday, January 27th, 2019

Keylong in Himachal freezes at minus 17 degrees

Shimla: Icy winds swept across Himachal Pradesh with temperatures remaining below the freezing point in most places, a weather official said. Keylong was the coldest in the state at a low of minus 17 degree Celsius. Kalpa More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Thursday, January 24th, 2019

Manali, Dalhousie in Himachal get more snow

Shimla: The picturesque tourist towns of Manali and Dalhousie experienced more snow on Thursday. There are chances of more rain and snow in Himachal Pradesh till Friday, officials said. Peaks overlooking popular More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019

Season’s heaviest snowfall in Uttarakhand

Dehradun: Uttarakhand on Monday recorded the seasons heaviest snowfall with the hill resort of Mussoorie virtually wearing a blanket of snow. Heavy snowfall in the upper reaches of the Himalayas and rain in the More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Monday, January 21st, 2019

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 More...

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...