Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday August 24, 2015
Devotees converging on the banks of Ganga River at Har ki Pauri in Haridwar will soon get free wi-fi facility.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 19, 2015
The National Green Tribunal today came down heavily on the Uttarakhand government over non- compliance of its orders in the pilgrimage town of Haridwar including on the ban on use of polythene bags.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday August 10, 2015
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has banned the use of plastic bottles around the banks of the river Ganga in Haridwar. This has been done to check the menace of pollution in and around the river Ganges, an official said on Monday.
Others News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 5, 2015
The use of polythene bags is going on unabated in the pilgrimage town of Haridwar with traders and residents rampantly using them despite the ban order, the National Green Tribunal was told on Tuesday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 18, 2015
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat today took part in a grand rath yatra of Lord Jagannath in the city on the lines of Puri Gundicha rath yatra and also offered prayers at an Eidgah in Haridwar on the occasion of Eid-Ul-Fitr.
India News | Edited by Shyam Balausbramanian (With Inputs from PTI) | Sunday July 12, 2015
Heavy rain lashed large parts of North India, causing landslides at a number of places in Uttarakhand that claimed four lives. Delhi received rain overnight, causing waterlogging in a number of areas. Traffic jams have also been reported from across the national capital.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 8, 2015
The Indian Oil Corporation-Adani Gas combine has bid for a licence to retail CNG in five cities including Haridwar in the 5th round of city gas bidding that saw no bids for as many as eight cities.
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 order.
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 21.
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 it.
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, from Gangotri in Uttarakhand to Gangasagar in West Bengal.
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.