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  • Thousands Of Trees Could Be Axed For Road To Gangotri

    Thousands Of Trees Could Be Axed For Road To Gangotri

    The 100 kilometre-stretch in Uttarakhand between Uttarkashi to Gangotri is one of the most picturesque drives in India. Snow clad mountains, dozens of streams and waterfalls dot the landscape as one travels higher up towards Gangotri which is where the road ends. Eighteen kilometres beyond that, trekkers can make their way to the Gaumukh glacier wh...

  • Uttarakhand Election 2017: Over 1000 'Ghost Villages' In State Make Migration Major Poll Issue

    Uttarakhand Election 2017: Over 1000 'Ghost Villages' In State Make Migration Major Poll Issue

    As Uttarakhand voted in its 4th assembly election on Wednesday, one of the key issues that plagued voters' minds in the hill-state was intra-state migration, which has led to a demographic drain from the hill-districts and spurred the creation of as many as 1,053 'ghost villages', uninhabited settlements, across Pauri, Tehri, Almora, Uttarkashi, Ch...

  • Polish Mountaineer Jumps To Death, Other Goes Missing In Uttarakhand

    Polish Mountaineer Jumps To Death, Other Goes Missing In Uttarakhand

    One of the two ailing Polish mountaineers stranded at a height of over 5,000 feet on way to the Himalayan peak of Shivlinga in Uttarkashi district fell to his death while his compatriot is missing, a senior police official said today.

  • 10 Killed In Rain-Related Incidents In Uttarakhand

    10 Killed In Rain-Related Incidents In Uttarakhand

    Four persons were today killed in Uttarakhand's Tehri district when their car was hit by debris falling from a hillside following a landslide triggered by heavy rains, taking the toll to ten even as the Ganga, Yamuna and their tributaries went into spate.

  • Forest Fires Back In Uttarakhand As Heat Wave Intesifies

    Forest Fires Back In Uttarakhand As Heat Wave Intesifies

    Forest fires are once again raging in the hills of Uttarakhand, which is reeling under a heat wave, and have destroyed nearly 180 hectares of green cover in the Uttarkashi district.

  • IIT Roorkee Installs Earthquake Sensors in Uttarakhand

    IIT Roorkee Installs Earthquake Sensors in Uttarakhand

    IIT Roorkee has installed 89 sensors out of a total of 100 to be set up from Uttarkashi to Chamoli in Uttarakhand as part of a project launched by the Centre to alert people within seconds of an earthquake across north India.

  • Family of 5 Killed in Accident Near Mussoorie

    Family of 5 Killed in Accident Near Mussoorie

    It was supposed to be a long weekend outing for the family but ended tragically. Surat Singh, 38, set out with his family - wife Poonam, six-year-old son Shaurya, 8-month-old girl and 32-year-old brother in law for Mussoorie - from his village Gyansu in Uttarkashi district to visit their extended family in Dehradun.

  • Heavy Rain Lashes North India, Parts of Delhi Waterlogged

    Heavy Rain Lashes North India, Parts of Delhi Waterlogged

    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.

  • Snow Avalanches Likely to Hit Uttarakhand, Alert Sounded

    Snow Avalanches Likely to Hit Uttarakhand, Alert Sounded

    An alert has been sounded in the high-altitude districts of Uttarakhand in view of a communication from the Centre predicting snow avalanches in areas located above 2,500 metres in the hill state.

  • Woman Tourist Raped, Murdered in Uttarakhand. Body Found After Three Weeks, say Police

    Woman Tourist Raped, Murdered in Uttarakhand. Body Found After Three Weeks, say Police

    The body of a 27-year-old tourist from Delhi, who was raped and murdered three weeks ago during a visit to Uttarakhand, is believed to have been fished out of river Yamuna in Uttarkashi today.

  • Gallantry awards: Indian Air Force pilot, Army jawan win Kirti Chakra; many others get Shaurya Chakra

    Gallantry awards: Indian Air Force pilot, Army jawan win Kirti Chakra; many others get Shaurya Chakra

    A pilot who rescued 80 passengers before his helicopter crashed in the inclement weather in Uttarakhand's Uttarkashi district and a Junior Commissioned Officer in the Indian Army, who fought with militants on the Line of Control are the winners of India's second highest peace-time gallantary award, the Kirti Chakra, announced on eve of the Republic...

  • Two snow leopards sighted at Gangotri National Park

    Two snow leopards sighted at Gangotri National Park

    Two snow leopards, an endangered species, have been spotted at the Gangotri National Park in Uttarakhand's Uttarkashi district.

  • Heavy overnight rains in Uttarakhand, rivers close to danger mark

    Heavy overnight rains in Uttarakhand, rivers close to danger mark

    Heavy overnight rains across Uttarakhand today led to a rise in the levels of most water bodies including the Bhagirathi river and the Tehri lake.

  • Famous Uttarkashi temple swept away by raging river

    The famous Manikarnika Temple on the banks of Bhagirathi was swept away by the swirling waters of the river in the wee hours on Friday even as fresh attempts were launched to trace Almora SDM Ajay Arora, who slipped off a makeshift bridge and fell into the Mandakini river.

  • Three killed in landslides, wall collapse in Uttarakhand

    Three persons have been killed in landslides and a wall collapse in flood-hit Uttarakhand, where inclement weather today forced Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna to postpone his visit to review relief operations in Chamoli district.

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