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 | 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.
Cities | 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 | 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...
Written by: Gitanjali Roy | 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 | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 24, 2013
A German tourist was found dead today in his hotel room at Haridwar, police said.
India | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Shamik Ghosh (With inputs from agencies) | Tuesday June 18, 2013
Monsoon rains wreaked fresh havoc in northern India leading to flash floods, cloudbursts and landslips as the toll climbed to 81. Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh, the two northern states, have been the worst affected. Thousands of people are strande...
India | Edited by Shamik Ghosh (with PTI inputs) | Friday April 26, 2013
Narendra Modi, who has carefully side-stepped all questions on the 2002 Gujarat riots in his blitz of public appearances recently, pointed out in Haridwar today that there had been no riot in his state for the last 12 years.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 27, 2013
Narendra Modi at Baba Ramdev's Haridwar ashram: Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, who has been avoiding questions on the 2002 post-Godhra violence against Muslims, today said there has been no riot in the state in the last 12 years.
Cities | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Wednesday April 3, 2013
The Delhi Police claims to have identified the self-styled godman or "swami" who allegedly paid upto a crore to two gunmen for the assassination of BSP leader Deepak Bhardwaj.