India  /  Published 18.01.19

Avalanche kills 5 in Khardung La

Five labourers were dead and five missing after an avalanche buried them at Khardung La in Leh on Friday morning as they dug snow, reportedly for a helicopter landing trial by Hindustan Aeronautics Lt...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 14.01.20

Avalanches kill 9 in Kashmir

Four security force personnel, including a BSF jawan from Bengal, and five civilians have died since Monday evening as heavy snowfall across Kashmir triggered multiple avalanches that left people trap...
By Our Special Correspondent in Srinagar

India  /  Published 30.11.19

2 soldiers killed in Siachen avalanche

Two army personnel were killed on Saturday when an avalanche hit their patrol at an altitude of about 18,000ft in the southern Siachen Glacier in the Union Territory of Ladakh, a defence spokesperson ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Srinagar

World  /  Published 14.01.20

75 killed in Pakistan avalanches

Avalanches and landslides triggered by heavy snowfall and incessant rain across Pakistan have left nearly 75 people, including women and children, dead and over 40 injured, media reports said on Tuesd...
By PTI in Islamabad

India  /  Published 19.01.19

Neglect cry after Leh snow tragedy

Leh authorities on Saturday accused Hindustan Aeronautics Limited and police of negligence as rescuers recovered the bodies of two more labourers, engaged by the company, who were hit by an avalanche ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Srinagar


India  /  Published 03.01.19

Army jawan dies in J&K avalanche

A soldier died and another was injured when an avalanche hit an army post along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district on Thursday, police said.The avalanche struck the post of Ras...
By PTI in Jammu

India  /  Published 18.11.19

8 missing in Siachen avalanche

An avalanche struck an army patrol at Siachen glacier in Ladakh on Monday, trapping six soldiers and two porters under mounds of snow. Unconfirmed reports said there were six casualties in the inciden...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 04.12.19

Avalanche, blizzard kill 4 soldiers in Kashmir

Four soldiers were killed and four injured when an avalanche and a blizzard struck an army post and an army patrol, respectively, in north Kashmir on Wednesday.Three soldiers were killed in the Tangdh...
By Our Special Correspondent in Srinagar


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