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Jan 29, 2019
On the road: A school teacher's travels in the Himalayas on a scooter, amid breakdowns and bad weatherThough a scooter is not really fit for high altitudes or tough conditions, Narender Kumar Gautam chose the vehicle because of its charm and storage capacity. He has named the scooter Shaan, which means snow leopard in Ladakhi
Nov 04, 2018
Himachal Pradesh's Lahaul-Spiti district records sub-zero temperature at -2.1 degree Celsius; roads closed in several areasOn Friday, around 70 people were rescued from the Lahaul-Spiti valley after the vehicular movement was shut on the Manali-Leh Highway due to heavy snowfall.
Sep 28, 2018
Himachal Pradesh: IAF airlifts 26 stranded tourists from Lahaul valley, rescue operations continue for fourth dayMost of them were stranded at various locations in the Himalayas for the past six days with heavy snowfall in the region triggering massive landslides that snapped road links in the Lahaul-Spiti district since 22 September.
Sep 27, 2018
1,000 still stranded in Himachal Pradesh due to heavy rains, snow; rescue operations continue for third dayChief Minister oh Himachal Pradesh Jai Ram Thakur has apprised Prime Minister Narendra Modi that the state suffered losses totalling approximately Rs 1,250 crore due to the heavy rains.
Sep 26, 2018
Around 300 people stranded due to heavy snowfall in Himachal Pradesh's Lahaul and Spiti district rescuedAround 200 people are still stranded in Lahaul and Spiti district according to an official of the Himachal Pradesh State Disaster Management Authority
Sep 25, 2018
Trekkers reported missing in Himachal Pradesh's Lahaul-Spiti district, including IIT-Rourkee students, are safeThe father of the one of the trekkers from IIT-Rourkee said the group travelling in Himachal Pradesh had lost contact in Lahaul-Spiti district's Sissu area.
Dec 14, 2017
Avalanche warning issued for next 24 hours in some Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir districtsA medium danger avalanche warning was issued on Thursday for some avalanche prone districts of Himachal Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir
Dec 11, 2017
Heavy rainfall, snow expected in Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh between 11 and 14 DecemberHeavy snow and rainfall is likely to hit Himachal Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir in the next week due to Western Disturbances in the weather systems.