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Snowfall boosts tourism prospects for Manali

October 27th, 2010 - 7:17 pm ICT by ANI
Manali (Himachal Pradesh), Oct. 27 (ANI): Thousands of tourist enjoyed snowfall on Tuesday in scenic Gulaba in the Kullu district of Himachal Pradesh.The famous Mall Road of Manali town in Himachal Pradesh ... Read more...

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Officer, two soldiers killed in Kashmir landslide

October 22nd, 2010 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 22 (IANS) Three army personnel including an officer were killed in a landslide in the frontier Uri area of north Kashmir's Baramulla district, police said Friday.A senior police officer here ... Read more...

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With winter months away, snow starts to fall in northwest China

September 6th, 2010 - 2:46 pm ICT by BNO News
XINJIANG UYGUR AUTONOMOUS REGION, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- With the start of the winter still several months away, northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region has already experienced its first snowfall of the ... Read more...

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Early winter snowfall cheers Himachal hoteliers

November 15th, 2009 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Shimla, Nov 15 (IANS) Early winter snowfall in Himachal Pradesh has brought cheer to the state's hospitality industry and the hope that Shimla will witness a White Christmas after ... Read more...

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Early snowfall closes Manali-Leh highway

September 4th, 2009 - 11:16 am ICT by IANS
Manali, Sep 4 (IANS) The 475-km National Highway-21 that connects Manali in Himachal Pradesh and Leh in Jammu and Kashmir has been temporarily closed for traffic following snowfall, an official said here ... Read more...

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Valley has season’s coldest day

December 2nd, 2008 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Dec 2 (IANS) With the minimum temperature dropping to minus 2.5 degrees Celsius, Kashmir Valley had its season's coldest day Tuesday, officials of the meteorology department said.“The minimum temperature Tuesday was ... Read more...

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Srinagar gets first snowfall of season

November 14th, 2008 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Nov 14 (IANS) The summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir received its first snowfall of this winter season Friday, while the higher reaches of the valley continued to be lashed by ... Read more...

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Mothballs shaken out of woollens early in Kashmir

September 8th, 2008 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 8 (IANS) Early snowfall in the mountains and intermittent rain across the Kashmir valley have forced people to take out their woollens earlier than usual this year.“There has been early ... Read more...

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Tourists flock Narkanda in Himachal for snow sports

February 1st, 2008 - 9:14 pm ICT by admin
Narkanda (Himachal Pradesh), Feb.1 (ANI): A large number of sports enthusiasts and tourists are thronging ski resort Narkanda known for winter sports here amidst breathtaking scenery and snow-clad mountain slopes. Sixty five ... Read more...

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Tourists’ cheer as Shimla receives its first snowfall in December 2007

December 10th, 2007 - 5:31 pm ICT by admin
Shimla, Dec.10 (ANI): The hill town resort of Shimla today received its first snowfall, bringing cheer to both domestic and foreign tourists'. "The winter season is peaking, and the snowfall will give a ... Read more...

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