Alaknanda river

Three killed as jeep falls into river in U'Khand

Three persons were today killed when the jeep they were travelling in fell into the Alaknanda river in Devprayag area of Tehri district.

Aug 09, 2015, 16:03 PM IST

SC grants time to Centre for assessing 18 hydro power projects

The Supreme Court on Tuesday granted two more weeks to the Centre for filing "comprehensive" environment and ecological impact report of 18, out of total 24 hydroelectric power projects, to be set up on Alaknanda and Bhagirathi river basins in Uttarakhand.

Apr 13, 2015, 21:41 PM IST

SC asks Centre to find 'acceptable solution' on Uttarakhand power projects

Rapping the Centre for not moving forward on Hydroelectric power projects in Uttarakhand for 18 months, the Supreme Court on Tuesday asked it to find an "acceptable solution" to the problem and not to come out with "knee-jerk" reaction.

Dec 09, 2014, 19:14 PM IST

Hemkunt Sahib Yatra likely to resume later this month

The yatra of Hemkunt Sahib, a Sikh religious place in Uttarakhand, is likely to resume by later this month if the situation improves at the ground.

Sep 06, 2013, 15:54 PM IST

High alert as heavy rains batter Uttarakhand

Uttarakhand was on high alert on Monday following meteorological predictions of heavy to very heavy rains over three days on top of the downpour that has crippled life in Dehradun.

Aug 05, 2013, 15:32 PM IST

Now, Badrinath faces threat of lake burst

After last month`s devastating floods and landslides, areas around Badrinath are facing a fresh threat – of a lake burst.

Jul 13, 2013, 09:26 AM IST

U`khand floods: 7-storey building collapses

A seven-storey building situated on the bank of Alaknanda river near Gurudwara Govind Ghat in flood-ravaged Uttarakhand collapsed but there is no report of any casualty.

Jun 28, 2013, 21:11 PM IST

U`khand floods: Army bridge across Alaknanda to hasten rescue

In a major breakthrough that could expedite the rescue of people stranded on the other side of the gushing Alaknanda river on Uttarakahand`s Badrinath route, the army set up a makeshift "Burma bridge" to evacuate them.

Jun 23, 2013, 23:37 PM IST

7 killed, 25 hurt as vehicles fall into Alaknanda River

Seven pilgrims were killed and 25 others injured in two separate road accidents in Chamoli district, official sources said today.

Jul 30, 2012, 15:30 PM IST

7 killed, 25 hurt as vehicles fall into Alaknanda

Two pilgrims from Ghaziabad in Uttar Pradesh were today killed and eight others injured when their car fell into Alaknanda river.

May 30, 2012, 19:18 PM IST

Two killed, 3 missing as car falls into Alaknanda

Two pilgrims from Ghaziabad in UP were killed and six others injured when a car fell into Alaknanda river at Pipalkoti area of Chamoli district.

May 30, 2012, 18:45 PM IST

Six killed in Uttarakhand bridge collapse

The Choras bridge collapsed in the wee hours today when some labourers were working there.

Mar 25, 2012, 12:58 PM IST

11 killed in U`khand road mishap

At least 11 people, including three children, were killed and six others injured when a mini-bus in which they were travelling fell into Alaknanda river.

Jul 09, 2010, 16:01 PM IST

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. You can find out more by clicking this link