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Rains add to the woes of Kashmiri farmers


May 17th, 2012 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 17 (IANS) As widespread rains continue to add to the worries of Kashmiri farmers, the weather office Thursday forecast the inclement weather was likely to persist for ... Read more...

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Spring rain in Kashmir, farmers elated


April 11th, 2012 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 11 (IANS) Incessant rain has brought down temperatures across the Kashmir valley Wednesday."There has been 9.2 mm rain in Srinagar city up to 8 a.m. Wednesday while 28.3 ... Read more...

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Kashmir Valley continues to be in deep freeze


January 28th, 2012 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 28 (IANS) Minimum temperatures continued to remain much below the freezing point in Srinagar and other parts of Kashmir Valley Saturday. The Met office here said weather will ... Read more...

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Kashmir and Ladakh in deep freeze, Leh coldest at minus 22


January 23rd, 2012 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 23 (IANS) Leh in Jammu and Kashmir Monday recorded the lowest temperature of the season at minus 22.2 degrees Celsius as intense cold wave conditions continued across the ... Read more...

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Snow closes Srinagar-Jammu highway for third day


January 8th, 2012 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 8 (IANS) An avalanche on the Srinagar-Jammu highway saw the crucial road link remain closed for traffic for the third consecutive day Sunday as the Border Roads Organisation ... Read more...

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Light snowfall in Srinagar, more expected


January 6th, 2012 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 6 (IANS) There was light snowfall in this Jammu and Kashmir summer capital Friday morning. The weather office forecast more light to moderate rain or snowfall across the ... Read more...

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Traffic restored on Jammu-Srinagar highway


December 9th, 2011 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Dec 9 (IANS) The Jammu-Srinagar national highway which was closed to vehicular traffic early Friday has been reopened, an official said,"Traffic was restricted on the Jammu-Srinagar national highway today ... Read more...

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Rains, snow break long dry spell in Kashmir


December 7th, 2011 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Dec 7 (IANS) A month-and-half-long dry spell was broken across the Kashmir Valley Wednesday morning as rains in the plains and light snowfall in the mountains brought relief to ... Read more...

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Cold shuts schools in Kashmir, Leh freezes at minus 11


December 5th, 2011 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Dec 5 (IANS) Winter continued its relentless onslaught in Jammu and Kashmir with authorities closing down schools in the Kashmir Valley till Class 8 and the Ladakh region shivering ... Read more...

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Kashmir shivers in freezing temperatures


November 26th, 2011 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Nov 26 (IANS) Kashmir Valley shivered in the winter chill Saturday as the minimum temperature dropped below freezing point.In summer capital Srinagar, the minimum temperature was recorded at minus ... Read more...

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Snowfall in Kashmir brings slight rise in temperature


January 11th, 2011 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 11 (IANS) A light snowfall began in the valley early Tuesday, leading to marginally warmer temperature in this Jammu and Kashmir summer capital compared to a day earlier."Srinagar recorded 0.6 ... Read more...

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More snow in Himachal; Keylong freezes at minus 15.4 degrees


January 10th, 2011 - 2:11 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Jan 10 (IANS) The higher reaches of Himachal Pradesh Monday experienced another spell of mild snowfall as Keylong in Lahaul and Spiti district continued to remain the coldest in the state ... Read more...

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Snowfall in north Kashmir, Ladakh continues to freeze


January 9th, 2011 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 9 (IANS) There was light snowfall in some areas of north Kashmir Sunday as the cold wave marginally abated in the valley, but the freeze continued in the Ladakh region ... Read more...

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Srinagar warmer at minus 2.2 degrees, expects snowfall


January 7th, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 7 (IANS) Srinagar got a slight respite from the cold wave conditions as a nightlong cloud cover brought up the minimum temperature to minus 2.2 degrees Celsius Friday. The weather ... Read more...

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Srinagar gets season’s first snowfall (Lead)


December 29th, 2010 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Dec 29 (IANS) The Kashmir Valley witnessed the first snowfall of the season Wednesday evening, breaking the over two-month long cold dry spell.While a mild snowfall mixed with rain lashed summer ... Read more...

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Marginal improvement in Kashmir weather


December 29th, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Dec 29 (IANS) A nightlong cloud cover brought some respite to people in Jammu and Kashmir as the minimum temperature in summer capital Srinagar and other places rose marginally. Rain ... Read more...

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Light snowfall expected in Kashmir Thursday


December 28th, 2010 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Dec 28 (IANS) Intense cold wave conditions continued to prevail in Jammu and Kashmir Tuesday and the weather office has forecast light snowfall in the valley two days later."We can expect ... Read more...

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Nebraska Deer Hunt To Begin, Officials Focus On Safety


November 13th, 2010 - 7:25 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The deer hunting season is about to begin in Nebraska this year and the hunters are gearing up for the task. It will commence on Saturday ... Read more...

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Obama in Canada for day-long ‘working visit’


February 19th, 2009 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
Ottawa, Feb 19 (IANS) US President Barack Obama landed in the Canadian capital Thursday to what has been described as his "working visit" to its biggest trading partner up north. Obama was ... Read more...

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Snow and rain lash Kashmir Valley


January 16th, 2009 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 16 (IANS) The Kashmir Valley and its higher reaches experienced snowfall Friday morning, forcing the closure of the strategic Jammu-Srinagar highway."The highway was closed because of snowfall in Banihal ... Read more...

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Snowfall in Kashmir Valley breaks extreme winter chill


January 4th, 2009 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 4 (IANS) Light snowfall across the Kashmir Valley Sunday brought relief to people as it broke the extreme winter chill the region has been experiencing for a fortnight. "While the ... Read more...

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Showers cool Himachal Pradesh


May 5th, 2008 - 1:42 pm ICT by admin
Shimla, May 5 (IANS) Woollens were being pulled out again as thundershowers brought down temperatures in most parts of Himachal Pradesh Monday, a day after this state capital experienced its hottest day ... Read more...

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Himachal Pradesh hit by hailstorm


April 16th, 2008 - 7:41 pm ICT by admin
Shimla, April 16 (IANS) A hailstorm along with strong winds and rain lashed state capital Shimla and many other places in Himachal Pradesh Wednesday, bringing about a sharp drop in temperature. The ... Read more...

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