Tag: Snow

Several tourists trapped in snow-hit Astore

A number of tourists, along with officials of the wildlife department, have reportedly been trapped in Astore and surrounding areas after an unexpected snow...

After 30 years, snowfall hits Nathia Gali, Murree in April

The weather of Murree and Nathia Gali snowfall grew chiller after snowfall hit the hill station in the summer month. According to some media reports,...

Cold, cloudy weather predicted for most parts of KP

PESHAWAR: The meteorological department on Saturday predicted mostly cold and partly cloudy weather in most parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa with chances of rain, thunderstorm, gusty...

Communication down, roads blocked in northern areas due to snowfall, rains

ISLAMABAD: Constant rain and snowfall have resulted in road blockages and communications outage in the country’s northern areas, the media reported. All districts of Gilgit, Ghizer,...

Rain likely in lower parts of country with snow over hills

ISLAMABAD: Cold and dry weather will prevail over most part of the country on Tuesday; however, scattered places in Sindh, Balochistan and south Punjab...

First winter rainfall, hailstorm in Karachi decrease temp

KARACHI: Heavy rainfall with thunder and hailstorm occurred in some parts of Karachi on Monday morning. Among the areas which received showers are Defence, Clifton,...

Too much snow cancels the world’s largest snowball fight

The world’s largest snowball fight was cancelled over the weekend because of too much snow. The Six Flags Great Adventure theme park in Ocean County,...

Cold wave continues: Rain, snowfall to grip parts of the country...

LAHORE:Cold wave caused by moderate rain and snowfall will grip different parts of the country on Tuesday (today). The Met Department has forecast more rains...

Charities warn of ‘desperate’ plight of refugees in snow

Leading children’s charities warned Tuesday that young refugees crossing through the Balkans were at serious risk from the bitterly cold weather and lacking adequate...

Snow, rain claim 22 in eastern Afghanistan

At least 22 people have been killed and nine others wounded in snow and rain-related incidents in eastern Nangarahar and Nooristan provinces of Afghanistan. The...

UK snow chaos set to continue

Disruption to airports and traffic networks was expected to continue as another round of snow sweeps across parts of UK on Tuesday. Up to four...

Murree falls into gentle slumber under a white blanket of snow

As the first snowfall of the season silently fell on the hills of Murree, people belonging to different walks of life started travelling towards...

Swede rescued after months in snow-covered car

A man was pulled alive from a snowed-in car on a deserted forest road in northern Sweden where he had been stranded and without...

Snow leopards among threatened species to benefit from $3.3m aid

Snow leopards, gorillas, cockatoos and frogs are among a list of threatened species to benefit from a $3.3 million aid award, the International Union...

Snow leopard injures 4 before his tragic end

A hungry snow leopard injured four people in the upper areas of Banihal in the Indian-held Kashmir, before ending up in the captivity of...

Heavy snow, avalanches kill 16 in Afghanistan

Heavy snow and avalanches have killed at least 16 people in mountainous northeastern Afghanistan, leaving dozens more trapped in their homes, an official said...

Heavy snow, avalanches kill 16 in Afghanistan

Heavy snow and avalanches have killed at least 16 people in mountainous northeastern Afghanistan, leaving dozens more trapped in their homes, an official said...