Rock Craft Training for Students at Kargil Battle School

Rock Craft Training for Students at Kargil Battle School

Rock Craft Training for Students at Kargil Battle School Rock Craft Training for Students at Kargil Battle School Kargil, May 24, 2024: Sankoo Campus of GDC Kargil conducted one day training on rock craft and climbing for the students of High Altitude Trekking Guide Skill in collaboration with Indian Army’s Kargil Battle School Drass. The […]

Polling Underway in Kargil Amid Heightened Security

Polling Underway in Kargil Amid Heightened Security

Polling Underway in Kargil Amid Heightened Security Polling Underway in Kargil Amid Heightened Security Voting for the Ladakh parliamentary constituency began today at 7 AM, with robust security measures in place to ensure a smooth electoral process. The electorate, totaling 1,84,805 voters—92,683 men and 92,122 women—are casting their ballots at 279 polling stations across the […]

Magnitude 4.0 Earthquake Hits Ladakh

Magnitude 4.0 Earthquake Hits Ladakh

Magnitude 4.0 Earthquake Hits Ladakh Magnitude 4.0 Earthquake Hits Ladakh An earthquake of magnitude 4.0 hit the Union Territory of Ladakh on Monday, according to National Centre for Seismology (NCS). The epicentre of the earthquake was located at Latitude 35.93 N and Longitude 73.95 E, at a depth of 10 kilometres, the NCS stated.https://x.com/NCS_Earthquake/status/1792352160501686311 “EQ […]

Kargil Hit by Magnitude 3.4 Earthquake

Kargil Hit by Magnitude 3.4 Earthquake

Kargil Hit by Magnitude 3.4 Earthquake Kargil Hit by Magnitude 3.4 Earthquake Light earthquake tremors were felt in the Kargil area of ​​Ladakh region last night, however, no loss of life or property has been reported. According to the National Center for Seismology (NCS), an earthquake of magnitude 3.4 was felt in Kargil last night […]

Leh Faces Essential Commodity Shortage, Locals and Tourists Bear Brunt

Leh Faces Essential Commodity Shortage, Locals and Tourists Bear Brunt

Leh Faces Essential Commodity Shortage, Locals and Tourists Bear Brunt Leh Faces Essential Commodity Shortage, Locals and Tourists Bear Brunt Due to closure of Srinagar-Leh National Highway, which reopened only couple of days ago, shortage of essential commodities has hit the Union Territory of Ladakh while the tourist season has also been delayed. Dr Ishey […]

Kargil NC Unit Resigns, Dealing Setback in Ladakh

Kargil NC Unit Resigns, Dealing Setback in Ladakh

Kargil NC Unit Resigns, Dealing Setback in Ladakh Kargil NC Unit Resigns, Dealing Setback in Ladakh The National Conference on Monday suffered a big jolt in the Union Territory of Ladakh as its entire Kargil unit announced enmass resignation over the choice of candidate for the Lok Sabha elections. Additional General Secretary Ladakh Qamar Ali […]

Rajnath Singh visits Siachen, Assesses Military Readiness

Rajnath Singh visits Siachen, Assesses Military Readiness

Rajnath Singh visits Siachen, Assesses Military Readiness Rajnath Singh visits Siachen, Assesses Military Readiness Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday visited Siachen, the world’s highest battlefield, and reviewed India’s overall military preparedness in the region.Singh’s visit to Siachen came over a week after the Indian Army marked the 40th year of its presence in the […]

Earthquake measuring 3.2 hits Kargil in Ladakh

Earthquake measuring 3.2 hits Kargil in Ladakh (representative Image)

Earthquake measuring 3.2 hits Kargil in Ladakh Earthquake measuring 3.2 hits Kargil in Ladakh Kargil (Ladakh) [India], April 18 (ANI): An earthquake of 3.2 magnitude struck the Kargil district of Ladakh on Thursday, the National Centre for Seismology (NCS) said. According to the National Centre for Seismology, the earthquake occurred at 4:33 pm at a […]

Jammu-Srinagar-Leh Highway Closed Due to Weather Conditions

Jammu-Srinagar-Leh Highway Closed Due to Weather Conditions

Jammu-Srinagar-Leh Highway Closed Due to Weather Conditions Jammu-Srinagar-Leh Highway Closed Due to Weather Conditions The rain and floods created havoc across Jammu and Kashmir, the higher mountainous areas witnessed fresh snowfall, while Jammu- Srinagar National highway was blocked after landslides in Ramban sector this evening. With the fresh snowfall at Pir Panjal in Poonch, Seoj […]

Srinagar-Leh Highway Shut Due to Snowfall

Srinagar-Leh Highway Shut Due to Snowfall

Srinagar-Leh Highway Shut Due to Snowfall Srinagar-Leh Highway Shut Due to Snowfall For the second consecutive day, the plains of Jammu and Kashmir experienced continuous rainfall, while light snowfall was observed in certain mountain regions on Sunday. As a result, the Srinagar-Leh highway had to be closed. The Mughal Road also remained shut for the […]

Third Front Forms in Ladakh Amidst Election Restrictions

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Third Front Forms in Ladakh Amidst Election Restrictions Third Front Forms in Ladakh Amidst Election Restrictions As anticipation builds for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections in Ladakh, a new dynamic is shaping the political landscape with the emergence of a third front. While the candidates for the strategically significant Ladakh parliamentary seat are yet to […]

Pawan Kotwal Assesses Puga Geothermal Project Progress

Pawan Kotwal Assesses Puga Geothermal Project Progress

Pawan Kotwal Assesses Puga Geothermal Project Progress Pawan Kotwal Assesses Puga Geothermal Project Progress Advisor to the LG of the Union Territory of Ladakh, Dr Pawan Kotwal chaired a virtual meeting to accurately evaluate the completion of the “Puga Geothermal Project.” The meeting was aimed to scrutinize the status of the project, chart a comprehensive […]

RGU students in Arunachal Pradesh stage sit-in protest backing Ladakh’s statehood demand

RGU students in Arunachal Pradesh stage sit-in protest backing Ladakh's statehood demand

RGU students in Arunachal Pradesh stage sit-in protest backing Ladakh’s statehood demand RGU students in Arunachal Pradesh stage sit-in protest backing Ladakh’s statehood demand Papumpare (Arunachal Pradesh) [India], April 8 (ANI): A large number of students of Rajiv Gandhi University (RGU) staged a symbolic sit-in protest at the university campus in the Papumpare district of […]

Leh District Enforces Section 144 to Ensure Peace

Leh District Enforces Section 144 to Ensure Peace

Leh District Enforces Section 144 to Ensure Peace Leh District Enforces Section 144 to Ensure Peace Leh District Enforces Section 144:Order Issued by District Magistrate District Magistrate Leh, Santosh Sukhadeve, IAS, has invoked Section 144 of the CrPC 1973 in response to credible information indicating a potential breach of peace in the region, as reported […]

BRO links 298-km Nimmu-Padam-Darcha road to Ladakh

BRO links 298-km Nimmu-Padam-Darcha road to Ladakh

BRO links 298-km Nimmu-Padam-Darcha road to Ladakh BRO links 298-km Nimmu-Padam-Darcha road to Ladakh (ANI): The Border Roads Organisation (BRO) has connected the strategic Nimmu-Padam-Darcha road in Ladakh on March 25, which will connect Manali to Leh through Darcha and Nimmu on the Kargil-Leh Highway, the Defense Ministry said on Tuesday. According to the Defence […]

Zojila Pass reopens on trial basis after month-long closure

Zojila Pass reopens on trial basis after month-long closure

Zojila Pass reopens on trial basis after month-long closure Zojila Pass reopens on trial basis after month-long closure After a month-long closure, the Zojila Pass, connecting Jammu and Kashmir to Ladakh, has reopened for vehicular movement on a trial basis. The pass, one of the highest and most treacherous motorable routes globally, resumed operations following […]

Shutdown and Rally in Leh; Demands Statehood and Sixth Schedule for Ladakh

Shutdown and Rally in Leh; Demands Statehood and Sixth Schedule for Ladakh

Shutdown and Rally in Leh; Demands Statehood and Sixth Schedule for Ladakh Shutdown and Rally in Leh; Demands Statehood and Sixth Schedule for Ladakh Shutdown and Rally in Leh: Leh district experiences a complete shutdown and rally as discussions between Ladakh’s leaders and the Ministry of Home Affairs yield no progress. In the Union Territory […]

Fire damages Historic Mosque in Kargil

Fire damages Historic Mosque in Kargil

Fire damages Historic Mosque in Kargil….image/PTI Fire damages Historic Mosque in Kargil In a tragic incident, one of the oldest Shia mosques in the Union Territory of Ladakh faced severe damage due to a fire just hours before the commencement of night prayers for ‘Shab-e-Barat’, officials reported on Monday. Fire damages Historic Mosque:Swift Response Averts […]

Ladakhi Artist’s Climate Change Installation Graces India Art Fair

Ladakhi Artist's Climate Change Installation Graces India Art Fair

Ladakhi Artist’s Climate Change Installation Graces India Art Fair ,/ANI Ladakhi Artist’s Climate Change Installation Graces India Art Fair Transformations, a remarkable installation by Ladakhi artist Karma Sonam Tashi, took center stage at the India Art Fair in Delhi, shedding light on the profound impact of climate change in the region. The installation, aptly named, […]

Leh and Kargil Witness Complete Shutdown and Protest March Over Statehood Demands

Leh and Kargil Witness Complete Shutdown and Protest March Over Statehood Demands

Leh and Kargil Witness Complete Shutdown and Protest March Over Statehood Demands.image/RK Leh and Kargil Witness Complete Shutdown and Protest March Over Statehood Demands Leh and Kargil districts in the Union Territory of Ladakh observed a complete shutdown on Saturday, accompanied by a protest march in Leh district. The Leh Apex Body (LAB) and Kargil […]

Local Shepherds Defy Chinese Troops in Ladakh, Assert Grazing Rights

Local Shepherds Defy Chinese Troops in Ladakh, Assert Grazing Rights

Local Shepherds Defy Chinese Troops in Ladakh, Assert Grazing Rights Local Shepherds Defy Chinese Troops in Ladakh, Assert Grazing Rights In a display of courage, Ladakh shepherds confronted Chinese soldiers attempting to prevent them from grazing sheep near the Line of Actual Control (LAC). The video of local shepherds standing up to PLA troops and […]

Earthquake Jolts Leh, Ladakh with Magnitude 3.4

Earthquake Jolts Leh, Ladakh with Magnitude 3.4

Earthquake Jolts Leh, Ladakh with Magnitude 3.4/iStock Earthquake Jolts Leh, Ladakh with Magnitude 3.4 Leh, Ladakh experienced an earthquake with a magnitude of 3.4 on the Richter scale on Tuesday morning, as reported by the National Centre for Seismology (NCS). The tremors were recorded at 05:39:56 Indian Standard Time (IST), with a depth of 5 […]

Major Infrastructural Initiatives Unveiled in jk and Ladakh with 20 Development Projects

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Major Infrastructural Initiatives Unveiled in jk and Ladakh with 20 Development Projects.image/RK Major Infrastructural Initiatives Unveiled in jk and Ladakh with 20 Development Projects Defence Minister Rajnath Singh inaugurated and dedicated 35 infrastructure projects constructed by the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) at a cost of Rs 670 Crore from the Dhak Bridge site in Uttarakhand. […]

IAF C-130J Achieves Historic Night Landing at Kargil Airstrip with Terrain Masking Brilliance

IAF C-130J Achieves Historic Night Landing at Kargil Airstrip with Terrain Masking Brilliance

IAF C-130J Achieves Historic Night Landing at Kargil Airstrip with Terrain Masking Brilliance.image/ANI IAF C-130J Achieves Historic Night Landing at Kargil Airstrip with Terrain Masking Brilliance The Indian Air Force (IAF) achieved a noteworthy milestone on Sunday as one of its C-130 J aircraft successfully executed a night landing at the Kargil airstrip. This mission, […]

India Ongoing Talks with China: Commitment to Diplomatic Resolution and Historical Reflections

India Ongoing Talks with China: Commitment to Diplomatic Resolution and Historical Reflections

India Ongoing Talks with China: Commitment to Diplomatic Resolution and Historical Reflections.image/daily excelsior India Ongoing Talks with China: Commitment to Diplomatic Resolution and Historical Reflections India has reiterated its enduring stance on China, emphasizing ongoing diplomatic and military engagements between the two nations in pursuit of a resolution. The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) Official […]

Ice Hockey Association of Ladakh Unveils Teams and Logos for Inaugural League

Ice Hockey Association of Ladakh Unveils Teams and Logos for Inaugural League

Ice Hockey Association of Ladakh Unveils Teams and Logos for Inaugural League/ICL Ice Hockey Association of Ladakh Unveils Teams and Logos for Inaugural League The Ice Hockey Association of Ladakh recently announced the names and logos of 15 teams set to participate in Ladakh’s inaugural Ice Hockey League, scheduled from January 3 to January 13. […]

Ladakh Launches JJM Training for Sustainable Water Management

Ladakh Launches JJM Training for Sustainable Water Management

Ladakh Launches JJM Training for Sustainable Water Management.image/AIR Ladakh Launches JJM Training for Sustainable Water Management In Ladakh, a crucial two-day residential training program was launched as part of the National Jal Jeevan Mission (JJM) to strengthen rural water resource management strategies. The initiative aims to enhance expertise and share experiences in the field, promising […]

Magnitude 4.5 Earthquake Strikes Leh, Ladakh

Magnitude 4.5 Earthquake Strikes Leh, Ladakh

Magnitude 4.5 Earthquake Strikes Leh, Ladakh Magnitude 4.5 Earthquake Strikes Leh, Ladakh The National Centre for Seismology (NCS) reported an earthquake with a magnitude of 4.5 that struck the Leh region during the early hours of Tuesday. The tremor occurred at approximately 4:33 AM with a depth of 5 kilometers. The seismic event’s coordinates were […]

Ladakh MP Meets Home Minister Amit Shah to Discuss District Creation

Ladakh MP Meets Home Minister Amit Shah to Discuss District Creation

Ladakh MP Meets Home Minister Amit Shah to Discuss District Creation.image/CTN Ladakh MP Meets Home Minister Amit Shah to Discuss District Creation Ladakh’s Member of Parliament, Jamyang Tsering Namgyal, recently held a meeting with the Home Minister, Sh. Amit Shah, to advocate for the comprehensive development of the region. During the discussion, the primary focus […]