IND Vs SA | 3rd Test Oct 19, 2019
IND 224/3 (58.0)
Latest News on Avalanche
Showing of 0 - 10 from 97 results
Avalanche - Total results - 97
Jun 03, 2019
IAF spots five bodies in Uttarakhand's Nanda Devi; suspected to belong to mountaineers who went missingThe eight-member team consisting of climbers from the UK, US and Australia went missing en route to the Nanda Devi East peak. Bodies of five mountaineers were sighted near an unscaled peak adjoining the Nanda Devi East peak during an air search by air force helicopters on Monday, Pithoragarh district magistrate VK Jogdande said.
Mar 14, 2019
Himachal Pradesh avalanche: Search operation ends 23 days after incident; officials recover bodies of last two missing soldiersNaik Videsh Chand, Rifleman Arjun Kumar and four other jawans of the 7 Jammu and Kashmir Rifles were buried under the avalanche at Shipki La near the Sino-India border on 20 February. Chand and Kumar's bodies were recovered on Thursday morning, 23 days after the incident.
Mar 14, 2019
Himachal Pradesh avalanche: Bodies of two more soldiers recovered, scheduled to be sent to respective hometownsNaik Videsh Chand, Rifleman Arjun Kumar and four other jawans of the Jammu and Kashmir Rifles were buried under the avalanche at Shipki La near the Sino-India border on 20 February.
Mar 02, 2019
Himachal Pradesh avalanche: Body of one army solider recovered, four others feared trappedRajesh Rishi, 25, along with six other Army personnel were trapped after an avalanche hit Himachal Pradesh's Namgya region of Kinnaur district.
Feb 25, 2019
North India likely to experience rainfall untill March; some hilly areas may also face hailstorm, strong winds in coming daysDuring the winter season, hills are first to get affected in terms of rains wherein the plains see weather activities a day later. As far as this season is concerned, rains were on the backseat in the beginning for plains, however, starting mid-January, rains started to peak. In fact, rains have been a little more frequent than the average due in the region.
Feb 24, 2019
Himachal Pradesh avalanche: Three days after disaster, five army jawans still untraceable; search operations continueSix jawans of the Army's 7 JAK Rifles — four from Himachal Pradesh, one each from Uttarakhand and Jammu and Kashmir — were buried under the avalanche that occurred near the Shipki La border outpost in Himachal Pradesh's tribal Kinnaur district around 11 am on Wednesday.
Feb 23, 2019
Five rescued after avalanche strikes Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora district, say officialsThe avalanche occurred in Chrawan area of Ajas in north Kashmir's Bandipora district early on Saturday morning, disaster management department officials said.
Feb 22, 2019
Fresh avalanche in Kinnaur kills 1, traps 5: 'Operational risks' take their toll on soldiers deployed in higher ridgesThe army has been taking help of the Snow and Avalanche Study Establishment, a laboratory under the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), to map avalanche-prone areas.
Feb 20, 2019
One jawan dead, five others trapped in avalanche on India-China border in Himachal Pradesh's Kinnaur; rescue ops underwayThe avalanche occurred at around 11 am near Shipkala on the Sino-India border in Himachal Pradesh's Kinnaur district, where six Indian soldiers of Jammu and Kashmir Rifles unit were feared dead.
Feb 10, 2019
Indian Air Force airlifts 170 stranded people from Srinagar to Jammu amid heavy snowfall, avalanches along highwayThe Indian Air Force on Saturday deployed C-17 Globemaster heavy-lift aircraft to transport 170 people stranded in Srinagar to Jammu. The Jammu-Srinagar National Highway has been closed due to heavy snowfall in the state.