Others News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 3, 2015
The National Green Tribunal today imposed a complete ban on plastic bags in the pilgrimage towns of Haridwar and Rishikesh, slamming the authorities for lackadaisical attitude in keeping the Ganga clean, warning of action against those violating the ...
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 19, 2015
Withdrawing its decision to stay away from International Yoga Day celebrations, Uttarakhand government has now decided to officially be a part of the event with Chief Minister Harish Rawat scheduled to inaugurate a state-level yoga workshop on June 2...
PTI | Wednesday June 3, 2015
Bollywood actress Madhuri Dixit seems to have landed in a soup for endorsing Maggi with the Haridwar Food and Drug Administration today serving a notice to her on the claims made in the advertisement.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 29, 2015
Bollywood actor Madhuri Dixit seems to have landed in a soup for endorsing Maggi with the Haridwar Food and Drug Administration today serving a notice to her on the claims made in the advertisement.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 19, 2015
To ensure effective implementation of the first phase of Ganga rehabilitation programme, Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti today said she has decided to spend 3-4 days a week on the banks of the river to keep a tab on the drains flowing into ...
Cities | Reported by Tania Saili Bakshi (with inputs from PTI), Edited by Sugam Singhal | Monday April 13, 2015
A woman allegedly killed her husband today on the suspicion that he was having an extra-marital affair, SSP Haridwar, Sweety Singh said.
Jaipur News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 8, 2015
Five persons were killed and as many injured when the car in which they were travelling collided head on with a bus today in Rajsamand district, police said.
Others News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 30, 2015
An alleged liquor smuggler was arrested from Shyamnagar area in the district and foreign liquor worth Rs 3.5 lakh was seized from his possession, police said today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday May 26, 2014
An elephant was killed in a fight with another in Shyampur range of Haridwar forest division, forest department sources said here today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 1, 2014
Three persons were injured today after being attacked by a leopard in a factory in Roshnabad area of Haridwar.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday February 18, 2014
In May and June when millions of pilgrims throng Rishikesh and Haridwar in Uttarakhand to take holy dip, levels of antibiotic-resistant 'superbugs' have been found 60 times greater than other times of the year, shows research.
Monday December 9, 2013
Electrical equipment maker Eon Electric plans to ramp up the manufacturing capacity of its Haridwar plant, which produces its signature product LED lamps, to one million units per month by March 2015, a company official said.
Lucknow News | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 30, 2013
Allahabad-bound Haridwar Express today derailed on the outskirts of the city, leaving some passengers injured.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday October 30, 2013
A Hardiwar-based spiritual group has said it will clean the entire Ganges river over a period of five years. As a fortnight-long clean-up programme ended in Haridwar, the Gayatri Pariwar announced its decision to spruce up the 2,525-km long river, f...
Chandni | Friday October 18, 2013
This isn't Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes. It's much closer home - Haridwar, in fact, was the setting for a superstar-simian face-off and the superstar in question was no less a person than Amitabh Bachchan.
Saturday September 7, 2013
The development comes at a time when a section of workers at the company's plant in Haridwar continue to stay away from work after a tool-down strike last month-end.
Monday September 2, 2013
The plant was scheduled to resume production from today after workers and the management reached an agreement on Saturday.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday August 27, 2013
A three-old boy who was allegedly abducted from Delhi by two men was rescued from Haridwar in Uttarakhand on Monday evening, police said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 24, 2013
A German tourist was found dead today in his hotel room at Haridwar, police said.
India News | NDTV.com | Tuesday June 25, 2013
Nearly 15,000 people remain stranded in Uttarakhand; the return of bad weather is impeding rescue operations. Helicopters have not been able to fly this morning, and landslides late on Sunday night have blocked major routes that were being used to ev...
India News | Edited by Samira Shaikh | Friday June 21, 2013
The Indian Railways will be allowing people rescued from Uttarakhand to travel free of cost, Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari said today. Extra rakes will also be added in Haridwar, to accommodate the rush of people .
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 21, 2013
Forty one bodies of flood victims were today recovered from Haridwar, taking the toll in rain-ravaged Uttarakhand to over 200. Operations to rescue over 9,000 people, stranded in Kedarnath and Badrinath, meanwhile have been stepped up with the deploy...
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday June 19, 2013
The Kedarnath shrine in Uttarakhand, scene of terrible devastation caused by heavy rains and floods, is one of the most revered shrines in the country, visited annually by millions.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Shamik Ghosh (with inputs from agencies) | Tuesday June 18, 2013
At least 130 people have died in the "killer monsoon" that pulverized the states of Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh with torrential rain since Saturday night. More than 70,000 pilgrims remain stranded, many of them were en route to the famous temple...