Avalanche

  • Avalanche alert J&K, connectivity, electricity, water supply hit 13-03-2014 10:06 AM

    Several people have been evacuated from the valley. People have lost their houses to avalanches in Kashmir. Road connectivity, electricity and water supply have been affected. There has also been water logging in many parts of the valley. Met department has predicted that the snowfall will continue. ...
  • J&K: Snow continues to create havoc, 11 people killed in avalanche 12-03-2014 01:56 PM

    Srinagar: Eleven people have been killed due to avalanche in separate incidents in Jammu and Kashmir. While five army men lost their lives in Kargil, 3 labourers have also been killed. Two people have been killed in Kulgam district, one woman died in a roof collapse in Shopian. Authorities have...
  • Avalanche hits north Kashmir, 75 rescued 04-03-2014 12:49 PM

    Seventy-five people were rescued in north Kashmir's Kupwara district while efforts are on to rescue another 25 after an avalanche hit a mountain pass, police said on Tuesday. A senior police officer said an avalanche hit the Sadna Pass area on Kupwara-Tangdhar road in north Kashmir on Monday. "Nearly 100...
  • Watch: Giant avalanche comes crashing down through the Italian Alps 10-02-2014 11:26 AM

    Locals in the Passira Valley in Italy fled the area when a huge avalanche came crashing down through the Italian Alps. The giant wall of snow destroyed buildings and felled trees on its way down. The video that shows the giant avalanche coming down with all its might has taken...
  • Cold wave in North India leaves tourists stranded 23-12-2013 10:16 PM

    Northern India was fully in the grip of cold weather conditions with widespread snowfall in the hilly areas even as the winter claimed its first casualties in Jammu and Kashmir where two teenage girls lost their lives after being trapped beneath an avalanche. The traffic movement on 300-km long Jammu...
  • J&K: Tremors prompt avalanche alert in Bhaderwah 01-05-2013 02:41 PM

    Bhaderwah: An avalanche alert has been issued for people living in the Bhaderwah-Chamba border belt after tremors shook the valley in Doda district on Wednesday. "We have alerted people living in the foothills of the Ashapati glacier and Chater-gala hills in the Bhaderwah-Chamba border belt after three tremors shook the...
  • Cold wave continues in North India 20-01-2013 06:59 PM

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  • Avalanche leaves two Army officers dead 21-09-2010 02:54 PM

    Gopeshwar (Uttarakhand): Two Army officials were killed after being caught in an avalanche at Ghastoli area near Mana pass in Chamoli district, official sources said Tuesday. The avalanche struck when the two - Col Puran Chandra and Maj Mahesh - both from Kumaon regiment, were returning after climbing the 24,000-feet-high...
  • Mudslides ravage China's northwest 10-08-2010 11:07 AM

    Beijing: At least 337 people have been killed and 1,148 others still missing in the rain-triggered mudslides in northwest China's Gansu province in Zhouqu town, an official said on Monday. Torrential rains on Saturday night prompted an avalanche of sludge and debris to crash down on Sunday morning, ripping houses...
  • Training turned terror for avalanche hit J-K Army jawans 09-02-2010 11:30 PM

    Total 300 men were training at the High Altitude warfare school in Gulmarg. ...
  • Army battles deadly avalanches on icy mountain tops 09-02-2010 10:55 PM

    At least 18 Indian Army jawans have been killed in two deadly avalanches. ...
  • Track the tragic avalanche of Gulmarg 09-02-2010 09:21 PM

    CNN-IBN team travels to Gulmarg to give us the first hand difficulties. ...
  • J&K highway blocked for 4th day in a row 06-02-2008 05:12 PM

    Kingston: India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni elected to offer words of comfort to the West Indies after seeing his side record a 63-run victory in the first Test here on Thursday. I will not make the mistake by saying that this opposition is not good enough, he said. Every batsman...
  • Mass evacuation in Kashmir after avalanche threat 06-02-2008 12:25 PM

    Kingston: Gulit-ridden after dropping Indian centurion Rahul Dravid when he had barely started his innings, West Indies captain Darren Sammy said he couldn't sleep a whole night in the ongoing first cricket Test here. Dravid, who went on to make 112 helping India set West Indies a tough target of...
  • 15 killed as avalanches hit Kashmir 10-01-2008 03:17 PM

    Mumbai: The 2011 World Cup final had a false start after there was confusion at the toss with Sri Lankan skipper Kumar Sangakkara apparently losing the toss before claiming that he had not called at all. Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni spun the coin and Sangakkara was seen to call...
  • Avalanche kills four in Japan 19-03-2007 12:01 PM

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