Back to homepage

Tag "Ladakh"

Rain, snow lash valley, Ladakh; improvement likely from Monday

Rain, snow lash valley, Ladakh; improvement likely from Monday

🕔10:00, 17.Apr 2021

Srinagar, April 17 Moderate rain lashed the plains and light snowfall occurred on the hills of Kashmir and Ladakh on Saturday as the meteorological (MET) department forecast improvement in weather from Monday onwards. “Moderate rain occurred in the plains and light

Read Full Article
Sunshine greets visitors as Srinagar throws open Tulip Garden

Sunshine greets visitors as Srinagar throws open Tulip Garden

🕔11:02, 25.Mar 2021

Srinagar, March 25  Bright sunshine greeted people on Thursday in Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh after four days as the meteorological (MET) department forecast dry weather till the weekend. It was a good omen for this year’s tourism in Kashmir

Read Full Article
Hybrid National Horticulture Fair attracts farmers from North India

Hybrid National Horticulture Fair attracts farmers from North India

🕔07:30, 10.Feb 2021

Bengaluru, Feb 10  Farmers of Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh, Punjab, Haryana, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, and Rajasthan were enthusiastically interacting with horticultural scientists via a virtual platform on Tuesday. This was in contrast with a section of farmers, especially from Punjab,

Read Full Article
ONGC to usher in India’s first Geothermal Energy at Ladakh

ONGC to usher in India’s first Geothermal Energy at Ladakh

🕔05:13, 9.Feb 2021

Energy major ONGC will implement India’s maiden Geothermal Field Development Project in Ladakh. A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to formalize this has been inked by ONGC Energy Centre (OEC) with the Union Territory of Ladakh and Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development

Read Full Article
ITBP’s R-Day march with Tricolour at 17,000 ft

ITBP’s R-Day march with Tricolour at 17,000 ft

🕔11:16, 26.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 26  The Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) personnel braved inhospitable conditions in Ladakh on Tuesday when they marched with the national flag on the frozen water body at 17,000 feet above the sea level to celebrate Republic Day.

Read Full Article
Ladakh to be developed as international tourism hub: Union Minister

Ladakh to be developed as international tourism hub: Union Minister

🕔07:33, 25.Jan 2021

Kargil, Jan 25  Union Tourism and Culture Minister Prahlad Singh Patel said that Leh-Ladakh and Kargil are being developed rapidly after abrogation of Article 370 with an aim to make them an international tourism hub. In an exclusive interview with

Read Full Article
Names of Galwan braves get engraved on National War Memorial

Names of Galwan braves get engraved on National War Memorial

🕔21:32, 20.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 20  The names of Galwan braves who were killed in action during clashes with China in Ladakh have finally made it to the National War Memorial in New Delhi ahead of Republic Day. It took almost seven

Read Full Article
Weather improves in J&K, Ladakh after 4 days

Weather improves in J&K, Ladakh after 4 days

🕔12:12, 7.Jan 2021

Srinagar, Jan 7  After four days of inclement weather triggering heavy snow/rain, there was marked improvement on Thursday as the local meteorological (MeT) department forecast mainly dry weather in Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh for the next seven days. Authorities

Read Full Article
Rain, snow likely to intensify cold wave in J&K, Ladakh

Rain, snow likely to intensify cold wave in J&K, Ladakh

🕔11:32, 22.Dec 2020

Srinagar, Dec 22  Severe cold conditions continued unabated in Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh on Tuesday as the weather office forecast another spell of rain and snow between Friday and Saturday. “Cold, dry weather will continue till December 26 evening.

Read Full Article
Jammu coldest at 2.8, Drass at minus 28.5

Jammu coldest at 2.8, Drass at minus 28.5

🕔12:48, 18.Dec 2020

Srinagar, Dec 18  Cold wave continued to sweep J&K and Ladakh on Friday with Jammu recording season’s coldest night at 2.8 degrees Celsius and the Drass town remaining frozen at minus 28.5. “Light rain/snow is likely in J&K and Ladakh

Read Full Article
Chinese soldier detained by India, to be released soon

Chinese soldier detained by India, to be released soon

🕔17:22, 19.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 19  India detained a Chinese soldier in the Demchok sector in the disputed border in Eastern Ladakh. As per established protocols, he will be returned back to Chinese officials at the Chushul – Moldo meeting point after

Read Full Article
India, China militaries to hold eighth round of talks over border dispute

India, China militaries to hold eighth round of talks over border dispute

🕔06:55, 19.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 19  Indian and Chinese military commanders will meet for the eighth time next week to deliberate on resolving the border dispute in eastern Ladakh, after all earlier rounds of talks ended up in deadlock with no sign

Read Full Article
Modi praises STARS project, special package for J&K, Ladakh

Modi praises STARS project, special package for J&K, Ladakh

🕔08:03, 15.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 15  Prime Minister Narendra Modi has hailed the STARS project as well as the special package for Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh to which the Union cabinet gave its nod on Wednesday. “The STARS project, which was

Read Full Article
China in illegal occupation of 38,000 sq km of Indian land: Rajnath

China in illegal occupation of 38,000 sq km of Indian land: Rajnath

🕔19:52, 15.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 15  China is in illegal occupation of 38,000 square km of Indian land and it considers another 90,000 square km as its own, Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said in Parliament on Tuesday, adding that the Line

Read Full Article
India to China: Massive PLA deployment along LAC ‘flash points’

India to China: Massive PLA deployment along LAC ‘flash points’

🕔13:07, 11.Sep 2020

New Delhi/Moscow, Sep 11  India has told China that it failed to provide a credible explanation for the deployment of massive troops of People’s Liberation Army (PLA) along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Ladakh. Sources told IANS that

Read Full Article
Now, Indian troops at vantage point on north bank of Pangong Lake

Now, Indian troops at vantage point on north bank of Pangong Lake

🕔08:18, 11.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 11  Even as Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) troops continue to occupy positions on Finger 4 at Pangong lake in eastern Ladakh, Indian soldiers have occupied some heights overlooking PLA positions in the north bank areas, sources

Read Full Article
Indian soldiers tell Chinese troops to stop incursion attempts, put up barbed wire

Indian soldiers tell Chinese troops to stop incursion attempts, put up barbed wire

🕔08:04, 10.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 10  Indian soldiers have set up barbed wire obstacles at points where Chinese troops have come a few metres away from their positions at the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in eastern Ladakh. India has warned against

Read Full Article
Chinese troops with spears, guns again near Indian position at LAC; fresh skirmish likely

Chinese troops with spears, guns again near Indian position at LAC; fresh skirmish likely

🕔07:46, 9.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 9  Around 40 to 50 PLA soldiers, armed with spears and other sharp-edged weapons as well as guns, have come just a few metres from the Indian Army position on the heights north of Rezang La in

Read Full Article
China tests secret spacecraft amid crisis with India

China tests secret spacecraft amid crisis with India

🕔17:30, 8.Sep 2020

New Delhi/Beijing, Sep 8  China claims to have successfully tested a secret “reusable” spacecraft amid crisis along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) with India in Ladakh and confrontation with multiple nations in South China Sea. The Xinhua news agency

Read Full Article
India, China accuse each other of firing warning shots, escalating tension

India, China accuse each other of firing warning shots, escalating tension

🕔12:28, 8.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 8  India and China accused each other of indulging in a fresh skirmish at the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Eastern Ladakh, where troops fired warning shots in the air to scare and push back each

Read Full Article