India | Agence France Presse | Wednesday August 27, 2014
A 56-year-old Indian woman is recovering in hospital after killing a leopard that attacked her as she tended her fields armed only with a sickle in Uttarakhand.
India | Reported by Tania Saili Bakshi, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday August 26, 2014
Killing a big cat with bare hands had so far been the domain of Africa's Masai warriors. But an elderly woman in an Uttarakhand village - 56-year-old Kamla -- has equalled the feat.
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With inputs from Agencies) | Friday August 22, 2014
The government today claimed that it did not attempt to force Uttarakhand Governor Aziz Qureshi from his office. Yesterday, the Supreme Court ordered the Centre to explain whether Mr Qureshi had received two phone calls from the Centre asking him to ...
Cheat Sheet | Agencies | Monday August 18, 2014
Heavy monsoon rains have created flood havoc in four states across north India - Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Uttarakhand and West Bengal - with dozens killed and lakhs affected.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 17, 2014
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said today that India is prepared to deal with any threat from across the border but pitched for diplomatic efforts to curb incidents of incursion if any.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Vishnu Varma | Sunday August 17, 2014
At least 27 people have been killed in the last 48 hours in rain-related incidents as floods and landslides have rocked the hill state of Uttarakhand.
India | Edited by Sugam Singhal | Saturday August 16, 2014
Twenty three people have been killed in the last 36 hours in landslides and incidents of house collapse as heavy rain continued to lash the hill state of Uttarakhand on Saturday.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 16, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today expressed grief over the loss of lives due to heavy rains in Uttarakhand.
India | Edited by Vishnu Varma | Saturday August 16, 2014
Nineteen people have been killed in the last 24 hours in landslides and incidents of house collapse as heavy rain continued in the hill state of Uttarakhand on Saturday.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday August 15, 2014
Twenty-three people were killed in rain-related incidents in Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh as heavy showers wreaked havoc in the hill states even as humid conditions prevailed in most parts of north India today.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 12, 2014
Five people including two children were killed on Monday in rain-related incidents in Uttarakhand which received light to medium rainfall in its various parts, resulting in landslides that also obstructed national highways in the hill state.
World | Reuters | Saturday August 2, 2014
A massive landslide triggered by heavy rains in northeast Nepal on Saturday has killed at least eight people, injured 40 and buried dozens of homes, officials said.
India | Vishnu Varma | Thursday July 31, 2014
Three people were killed and three others are missing after they were hit by a cloud burst in Uttarakhand, a district official said.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 27, 2014
At least six people were killed and two others injured in a landslide today in Pangla village of Pithoragarh district.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 26, 2014
Buoyed by the assembly bye-election results in Uttarakhand, the Congress on Friday said it showed the Narendra Modi "myth" was getting "exposed" within sixty days of the National Democratic Alliance or NDA coming to power at the Centre.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 23, 2014
With the road to Badrinath thrown open by Uttarakhand authorities, the Chardham yatra partially resumed today after it was suspended a week ago due to heavy rains and landslips.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 20, 2014
Concerned over rampant air pollution caused by industrial units in Uttarakhand, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has constituted an expert committee to look into violation of prescribed standards for emission by iron industries in the state.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday July 19, 2014
Heavy rainfall was witnessed across Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand on Friday, ending days of hot, humid and muggy weather.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Surabhi Malik (With Inputs from Agencies) | Thursday July 17, 2014
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...
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 17, 2014
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat arrived in Dehradun after he was discharged on Wednesday from AIIMS in Delhi where he was recuperating for over a month from a neck injury sustained during a rough helicopter ride.