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Indian students can even work in UK after studies: UK minister

Indian students can even work in UK after studies: UK minister

Indians are welcome to study and work in Great Britain, says UK’s Minister for Science and Universities Jo Johnson even as Europe grapples with issues on migrants. In an exclusive interview during a visit to India to announce the ‘UK-India Year of Education, Research and Innovation for 2016’, Johnson says that going to study in

At minus 11, Gulmarg ski resort freezes

At minus 11 degrees Celsius, the north Kashmir Gulmarg ski resort was the coldest in the state on Saturday as the local meteorological office said weather across Jammu and Kashmir was now likely to improve. “The minimum temperature in Gulmarg dropped to minus 10.6 degrees Celsius on Saturday while it was 0.6 in Srinagar, minus

869 soldiers have died in Siachen since 1984

A total of 869 Indian soldiers have died in Siachen since 1984 due to climatic conditions, environmental and other factors, the government said today. The Government has also spent over Rs 7,500 crore for procurement of clothing and mountaineering equipment for soldiers posted in high-altitude areas. In a written reply to Lok Sabha, Minister of

Fresh snowfall in Kashmir

SRINAGAR Higher reaches of Kashmir on Thursday experienced fresh snowfall while rains lashed the plains even as minimum temperatures in most parts of the valley stayed slightly above the freezing point. Fresh snowfall was witnessed in places like Gulmarg, Sonamarg, Peer Ki Gali in Shopian and Amarnath Cave, while most of the plains in the

Snow-rain predicted in Kashmir from tomorrow

Snow or rain was predicted during the next 24 hours in Kashmir valley and a fresh Western Disturbance (WD) was likely to touch the region in the evening after passing through Afghanistan and Pakistan, according to Met department here. While, the minimum temperature was above normal, the day remained cloudy and chilly today, Met department