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  • Kedarnath Yatra Suspended Till July 29

    Kedarnath Yatra Suspended Till July 29

    Kedarnath yatra was today further suspended due to bad weather till July 29 after opening for a brief four hours.

  • Rain Fury Continues in Uttarakhand, Rivers Flowing Near Danger Mark

    Rain Fury Continues in Uttarakhand, Rivers Flowing Near Danger Mark

    Incessant rain continued to lash many districts in the hill state of Uttarakhand overnight resulting in more landslides. After a fresh weather alert, the state government has suspended the 'chaar dhaam yatra' till Saturday as all roads leading to t...

  • Heavy Rain, Landslides in Uttarakhand Halt 'Chaar Dhaam' Yatra

    Heavy Rain, Landslides in Uttarakhand Halt 'Chaar Dhaam' Yatra

    Uttarakhand rain: Heavy rain and landslides have once again disrupted the 'chaar dhaam yatra' in the hill state of Uttarakhand with all roads leading to the Himalayan shrines of Kedarnath, Badrinath, Yamnotri and Gangotri blocked.

  • Budget 2014: Government Proposes Over Rs 2,000 Crore for Ganga Conservation Mission

    Budget 2014: Government Proposes Over Rs 2,000 Crore for Ganga Conservation Mission

    An integrated programme for the conservation of river Ganga with an outlay of Rs 2,037 crores has been proposed by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in his maiden budget today.

  • Kedarnath Restoration Work Likely to be Over by October

    Kedarnath Restoration Work Likely to be Over by October

    Work on conservation of the Kedarnath temple complex, which was damaged in the massive landslides in Uttarakhand last year, is progressing and is likely to be completed by October, an official release said here on Friday.

  • Kedarnath: Temple Committee Unhappy with ASI Restoration Work

    Kedarnath: Temple Committee Unhappy with ASI Restoration Work

    The Kedarnath temple committee has expressed dissatisfaction over the restoration work being carried out by Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) at the shrine which was damaged in last year's flash floods in Uttarakhand, but the government agency has...

  • A Year After Himalayan Tragedy, Learning the Ropes at Kedarnath

    A Year After Himalayan Tragedy, Learning the Ropes at Kedarnath

    A year after the Kedarnath tragedy, 26-year-old Poonam Tiwari still has nightmares. Her husband was among the priests at Kedarnath who are missing when flood waters came down the Kedar valley.

  • Second Phase of Restoration Works at Kedarnath Begins: Uttarakhand Chief Minister

    Second Phase of Restoration Works at Kedarnath Begins: Uttarakhand Chief Minister

    Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat yesterday said the second phase of restoration works at Kedarnath, which had suffered huge destruction due to the last year's floods, has begun.

  • Bad Weather Halts Kedarnath Yatra

    Bad Weather Halts Kedarnath Yatra

    Yatra to Kedarnath was halted on Sunday following fresh snowfall at the famous Himalayan shrine and adjoining areas which bore the brunt of last year's calamity.

  • Kedarnath Yatra Risky, Avoid it for a Week: Priest

    Kedarnath Yatra Risky, Avoid it for a Week: Priest

    Pilgrim traffic to the shrine has seen a 90 per cent drop this year.

  • Pawan Hans to Begin Daily Passenger Service For Kedarnath Pilgrims

    Pawan Hans to Begin Daily Passenger Service For Kedarnath Pilgrims

    State-run helicopter operator Pawan Hans today said it will commence a daily air-passenger service for the pilgrims to Kedarnath Yatra from next Monday at a minimal fare.

  • Kedarnath Temple Reopens Almost a Year After Uttarakhand Floods

    Kedarnath Temple Reopens Almost a Year After Uttarakhand Floods

    Sacred portals of the Kedarnath temple were reopened to devotees amid elaborate rituals early this morning, about a year after the Himalayan shrine was marred by flash floods that had left hundreds of people dead and many others stranded.

  • Himalayan shrine of Kedarnath closes down for winter

    Himalayan shrine of Kedarnath closes down for winter

    Braving icy winds and a light snowfall, scores of pilgrims including those from abroad thronged the Kedarnath temple to witness the closure ceremony.

  • Eight more bodies recovered at Kedarnath

    Eight more bodies recovered at Kedarnath

    Eight highly decomposed bodies were recovered from the debris at Kedarnath over four months after areas close to the Himalayan shrine bore the brunt of the mid June disaster.

  • Yatra to Kedarnath, Badrinath shrines resumes

    Yatra to Kedarnath, Badrinath shrines resumes

    After a gap of nearly three months, pilgrimage to Kedarnath and Badrinath temples formally resumed today as the first batch of nearly 200 devotees paid obeisance at the two Himalayan shrines.

  • Kedarnath-Badrinath pilgrimage to restart on October 5

    Kedarnath-Badrinath pilgrimage to restart on October 5

    Almost four months after flash floods and heavy rains led to the halt of the annual "Char Dham Yatra" in Uttarakhand, the religious trip to Kedarnath and Badrinath shrines is scheduled to open for people on October 5, officials said on Tuesday.

  • Uttarakhand: No visitors to Valley of Flowers this season

    Uttarakhand: No visitors to Valley of Flowers this season

    On World Tourism Day, tourist haven Uttarakhand has little to celebrate. The incessant rain and flash floods in June has had its adverse effect on tourism industry in the state at large and three months on, there are only a few brave souls making it ...

  • Cleaning of debris in Kedarnath area to begin after Dussehra

    Cleaning of debris in Kedarnath area to begin after Dussehra

    The cleaning up of debris and razing of damaged buildings in flood-affected Kedarnath area, which could not be started due to frequent rains in the monsoon season, will begin after the Dussehra festival.

  • Bank locker found at Kedarnath, Rs 1.90 cr recovered

    Bank locker found at Kedarnath, Rs 1.90 cr recovered

    Rs 1.90 crore in cash were recovered from a bank locker pulled out of the debris at Kedarnath during cleaning operations prior to resumption of prayers at the Himalayan shrine on September 11, a senior police official said today.

  • At Kedarnath, hope and despair among returning residents

    At Kedarnath, hope and despair among returning residents

    Early this morning, several regional residents and shop owners of Kedarnath arrived at the revered 6th century shrine along with former Chief Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank. The residents had evacuated Kedarnath just after tragedy struck in June a...