Jan 18, 2020-Saturday

select city

Metro cities - Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata

Other cities - Noida, Gurgaon, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Bhopal , Chandigarh , Dehradun, Indore, Jaipur, Lucknow, Patna, Ranchi

Saturday, Jan 18, 2020

Avalanche

Jan 14, 2020 12:50
The Army launched rescue operations and traced four of the soldiers. While three of them were declared dead, another was injured. read more
Jan 08, 2020 21:30
High-altitude areas of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh experienced moderate to heavy snowfall, while the plains were lashed by rains since Monday. read more
Dec 04, 2019 09:50
A snow avalanche hit an Army post in Tangdhar area of Kupwara district on Tuesday afternoon where at least two soldiers were trapped. Search and rescue operations were carried out till late Tuesday evening but had to be suspended due to inclement we... read more
Nov 30, 2019 18:06
Army spokesman Col Rajesh Kalia said that an army patrol operating at an altitude of approximately 18,000 feet in southern Siachen glacier was hit by an avalanche. read more
Nov 18, 2019 19:37
The avalanche took place in the Northern Glacier where altitude is around 18,000 feet and above, AMI reported. Situated on the northern edge of the Himalayas in Ladakh, the glacier which reaches heights of 22,000 feet at places is prone to avalanche... read more
Jun 18, 2019 12:30
Italian Ambassador Stefano Pontecorvo confirmed the incident happened in the northern district of Ghizar in Pakistan, but gave no further details. read more
Jun 05, 2019 15:52
The recovery mission began early on Wednesday but was halted after encountering technical problems, officials said. read more
Apr 19, 2019 10:04
Climbing media named the men as American Jess Roskelley, 36, and Austrians David Lama, 28, and Hansjörg Auer, 35, saying they were killed after attempting to climb a challenging route on Howse Peak in Banff National Park. read more
Mar 05, 2019 10:27
More than 500 personnel of Indian Army, ITBP, Border Roads Organisation, Snow and Avalanche Study Establishment and DRDO have been pressed into service to locate the army men who went missing after an avalanche in Himachal’s Kinnaur district on February... read more
Mar 01, 2019 11:18
An avalanche was triggered on February 20 when a glacier near Namgia Dogri in Himachal Pradesh slid, burying six soldiers of Jammu and Kashmir Rifles when they were on a routine patrol. read more
Feb 25, 2019 16:31
The army deployed men with chain saws and drill machines to cut through thick hardened snow to retrieve the soldiers buried in snow mound for least six days, said an official in Kinnaur. read more
Feb 21, 2019 17:52
Ten personnel were able to rush to safety but the five army men were trapped in the mound of snow after the avalanche was triggered by fierce snow blizzards in the area. read more
Feb 21, 2019 12:46
A team of about 150 people, including Army and ITBP personnel, is searching for the trapped jawans, along with the police. The search was called off for the night on Wednesday. read more
Feb 20, 2019 19:05
Rescue operation by Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) and district police is underway. read more