Thursday, Sep 23, 2021


Rainfall In Shimla Breaks 42-Year-Old Record, Untimely Snow Wreaks Havoc On Apple Plantation

Apr 23, 2021 Ashwani Sharma

Rainfall and snow in districts including Kotkhai, Jubbal, Rohru, Narkanda, Rampur, Thanedar and Chopal have left the apple plants significantly damaged.

244 People Rescued In Lahaul In Minus 25 Degrees C As Snow Blocks Highway

Apr 22, 2021 Ashwani Sharma

Hailstorm, snow and heavy rain damage fruit orchards in Himachal

Brrr! Ears Of Calves Fall Off In Freezing Cold In The US

America has recorded at least 20 cold-related deaths with people dying of carbon monoxide poisoning and car crashes in the chilly weather.

Lahaul-Spiti Celebrates First Snow Festival After Opening Of Atal Tunnel

Feb 14, 2021 Ashwani Sharma

This year’s snow festival in Lahaul will mark the longest celebration of the spirit of cultural reunion in the valley.

Here’s Why Shimla Gets Warmer Even After Snowfall

The maximum temperature has also soared to 20 degree Celsius

04 February, 2021

Tourists Welcome First Snowfall Of The Year In Shimla; Check Pics

Ashwani Sharma

Shimla received this year’s first spell of snowfall on Thursday morning, bringing cheer to tourists, hoteliers and apple growers

31 January, 2021

In Kashmir, Freezing Temperatures Bring Worst Water Crisis In Three Decades

Naseer Ganai

The officials in Kashmir insist that there is no shortage of water but the problem is arising due to the freezing of water supply lines.

29 January, 2021

Not A Grain Of Snow This Month, Apple Growers’ Worries Grow

Ashwani Sharma

The snow acts as a powerful cooling agent, especially during December-January to provide requisite chilling hours to the plants.

18 January, 2021

Two Nomad Children Die Of Severe Cold In Kashmir

Naseer Ganai

The children were staying in a tarpaulin tent with their family in very harsh conditions

11 January, 2021

Severe Cold Freezes Taps, Plunges Village In J&K Into Water Crisis

Outlook Web Bureau

Frozen taps and overground water pipes have forced the residents to travel long distances in search of potable water.

09 January, 2021

J&K Snowfall: Manually Spreading Salt On Roads To Clear Snow

Naseer Ganai

Many parts of Jammu and Kashmir witnessed fresh snowfall on Saturday, leading to disruption of daily life

07 January, 2021

BJP Hires JCB To Clear Snow, Points ‘Failure’ Finger At J-K Govt

Naseer Ganai

‘When the administration failed to act on complaints, we thought we should ourselves do something,’ says BJP leader Manzoor Ahmad Bhat.

07 January, 2021

Tourists Walk To Airport, Candidates Miss Exams As J-K Govt Turns Mute Spectator

Naseer Ganai

Several J&K Bank recruitment exam candidates miss the test as they fail to reach on time as govt accused of tardy response to clearing roads.

07 January, 2021

CRPF Officer, 74-Year-Old Woman Killed In Heavy Snowfall In Kashmir

Outlook Web Bureau

Dozens of structures have collapsed or suffered damage due to the heavy snowfall in Kashmir since Sunday.

06 January, 2021

J&K Govt Helps Move Pregnant Women, Patients To Hospitals In Snowbound State


Officials said over two dozen pregnant women were evacuated and shifted to hospitals in various areas of the Kashmir valley over the past four days.

05 January, 2021

Heavy Snowfall Cuts Off Kashmir Valley From Rest Of Country

Naseer Ganai

Jammu-Srinagar highway closed for third consecutive day as Kashmir reels under heavy snow and rampant power cuts.

05 January, 2021

Air, Roadways Remain Blocked On Second Day As Kashmir Sees Heavy Snowfall


The flight operations to and from Srinagar remained suspended for the second consecutive day due to poor visibility, the officials said.

03 January, 2021

Kashmir Valley Wakes Up To Blanket Of Snow

Naseer Ganai

The dipping temperature has also raised concern as it leads to the freezing of water bodies and water supply lines in several parts of the valley.

Photo Gallery

Artists welcome tourists as they arrive to board Cordelia cruise ship on their way from Mumbai to Lakshadweep, during a Kerala Tourism event, in Kochi.

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A medic prepares to administer a dose of COVID-19 vaccine to a beneficiary in Srinagar.

PTI Photo/S. Irfan

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik hands over a smart health card under the 'Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana' (BSKY) scheme to a beneficiary, in Balangir district.

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Assam Chief Minister and NEDA convener Himanta Biswa Sarma during BJP State executive meeting, at Amingaon in Kamrup district.

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Swami Adya Tiwari, prime accused in Mahant Narendra Giri death case, being produced in the District Court, in Prayagraj.

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Sep 20, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

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Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

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Sep 12, 2021 Chaitali Moitra

Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

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