Leh: News

31 Jan 2024


Khelo India Winter Games 2024: Snow leopard mascot unveiled

The mascot and logo for the upcoming Khelo India Winter Games were officially unveiled recently.

16 Nov 2023

Travel And Tourism

Winter travel: Road trips in India to take this season

Traversing through trails capped with snow makes for a thrilling travel experience unique to the peak of winter.

19 Aug 2023

Indian Army

Ladakh: 9 Army personnel killed as truck falls into gorge

At least nine Indian Army personnel, including an officer and eight soldiers, were reportedly killed in Ladakh on Saturday evening.

23 Jan 2023


Ladakh: Sonam Wangchuk to launch hunger strike demanding constitutional safeguards

Ladakh-based engineer and innovator Sonam Wangchuk—whose life inspired the character of Phunshuk Wangdu in the Bollywood blockbuster 3 Idiots—urged PM Narendra Modi to ensure environmental protection from unchecked industrial and commercial expansion in Ladakh.

08 Sep 2022


5 things you should get from your trip to Leh-Ladakh

When you travel to an idyllic destination like Leh or Ladakh, it's hard to return empty-handed.

01 Jul 2022


Pune woman cycles 430 km to set new world record

You may have dreamt of riding your motorbike from Manali to Leh, but this woman from Pune wanted to enjoy the ride on her cycle.

01 Jun 2022

Travel And Tourism

Nubra Valley: Your guide to traveling to this wonderland

Also known as Dumra, Nubra Valley is located in the Leh district and is popularly known for its beautiful monasteries, fragrant orchards, and Bactrian camels.

20 May 2022


Your guide to traveling to Alchi

The village of Alchi is about 70 km from Leh, in the union territory of Ladakh.

07 Jan 2022


5 things to do in Nubra Valley

Nubra Valley, also known as Dumra, is a subdivision in the Leh district.

23 Aug 2021


Ladakh gets its first roving cinema

Ladakh got its first roving cinema on Sunday with a private company installing an inflatable theater in the union territory.

18 Aug 2021


Excise officials seize 250 liquor bottles smuggled into Leh

Excise officers have seized over 250 bottles of liquor that were allegedly smuggled into Leh from Delhi on an Air India charter flight and arrested three people, including a contractual employee of the national carrier, officials said on Wednesday.

22 Oct 2020


Twitter shows Leh in China, India issues warning to CEO

The Indian government has written a strongly-worded letter to Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey after the micro-blogging website showed Leh as a part of China.

03 Jul 2020


Weeks after Galwan Valley episode, PM Narendra Modi visits Leh

Sending a strong message that India stands with its soldiers defending its borders, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday paid a visit to Leh to review the situation.

26 Dec 2018

Jammu And Kashmir

Cold wave intensifies in Kashmir; Leh shivers at -17.1 Celsius

The cold wave sweeping Kashmir intensified today as the mercury stayed several degree below the freezing point, resulting in frozen water bodies and water supply lines in several residential areas.

14 Nov 2018

Travel And Tourism

Now, travel from Delhi to Leh in just 20 hours

Thanks to the highly ambitious and strategically-significant Northern Railways project of the Bilaspur-Manali-Leh line, Delhiites will now be able to travel directly to Leh-Ladakh in nearly 20 hours, compared to the current duration of 40 hours.

26 Jun 2018

Jammu And Kashmir

Sena slams BJP-PDP breakup; says BJP starting 'election politics' again

The Shiv Sena today slammed the BJP over the BJP-PDP break-up in Jammu and Kashmir and accused the BJP of again starting "election politics" in J&K.

22 Sep 2017


Adding to the Army's woes, Army canteens face stock crunch

In the past two months, due to a procurement system change, Army's Canteen Stores Department (CSD) has been facing a severe stock crunch, affecting customers.