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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 19, 2019
Water dangers loom for South Asia: Report suggests countries have to start cooperating, or pay a huge priceWith glacier retreat, permafrost melt, and extreme rainfall events, ICIMOD’s HIMAP report suggests that the countries of the Hindu Kush Himalayas have to start cooperating far more closely, or pay a huge price
Jan 31, 2019
Gigantic cavity under Antartic glacier indicates surge in rising sea levels: NASAThe huge cavity is under the main trunk of the glacier on its western side.
Dec 31, 2018
Scientists map Mercury's ice accumulations, up to 50 metres thick in placesMercury's ice accumulations have been estimated to be less than 50 million years old.
Jul 29, 2018
Scientists discover worms that have been napping for 40,000 years in SiberiaThe intact nematodes were kept in isolation and over the next few weeks, the researchers spotted flickers of life.
Jul 06, 2018
ISRO team to supervise the removal of an artificial lake in Gomukh, UttarakhandThe court order came after a Public Interest Litigation was filed by Delhi-based Ajay Gautam.
May 02, 2016
Sixteen years on, remains of eminent mountaineer found in Himalayan glacierThe bodies of a renowned mountaineer and expedition cameraman who were buried in a Himalayan avalanche 16 years ago have been found.
Feb 11, 2016
Pakistan pitches for mutual demilitarisation of Siachen after Lance Naik Koppad's deathPakistan on Thursday said time has come for "urgent" resolution of Siachen issue between it and India by mutually withdrawing troops from there.
Feb 04, 2016
Siachen avalanche: Chances of finding the ten missing personnel very remote, says armyAfter an avalanche buried 10 Army personnel when it hit a high-altitude military post in Siachen Glacier, chances of finding any survivors were very remote.