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President Kovind to visit Uttarakhand amidst prediction of heavy showers

President Kovind to visit Uttarakhand amidst prediction of heavy showers

This will be President Kovind's first visit to the state after assuming the office.

Sep 23, 2017, 09:33 AM IST
Badrinath gets over 7.5 lakh pilgrims

Badrinath gets over 7.5 lakh pilgrims

Dehradun, Sep 13 (IANS) More than 7.5 lakh pilgrims from all over the world have visited the Hindu shrine of Badrinath in Uttarakhand this year breaking the lull since the 2013 disaster, an officia

Sep 13, 2017, 09:45 AM IST
Badrinath gets over 7.5 lakh pilgrims in 2017

Badrinath gets over 7.5 lakh pilgrims in 2017

Dehradun, Sep 13 (IANS) More than 7.5 lakh pilgrims from all over the world have visited the Hindu shrine of Badrinath in Uttarakhand this year breaking the lull since the 2013 disaster, an officia

Sep 13, 2017, 09:45 AM IST
One killed, pilots injured in helicopter accident in Badrinath

One killed, pilots injured in helicopter accident in Badrinath

A crew member was killed and two pilots suffered injuries when a helicopter carrying pilgrims met with an accident while taking off from the Himalayan shrine of Badrinath in Uttarakhand on Saturday.

Jun 10, 2017, 10:13 AM IST
Heavy rainfall likely in Uttarakhand

Heavy rainfall likely in Uttarakhand

Alert for heavy to very heavy rains has been sounded for Uttarkashi, Bagheshwar, Nainital, Pithoragarh and Chamoli districts.

May 29, 2017, 09:06 AM IST

Hemkund Sahib opens after winter closure

Guru Gobind Singh performed 'Tapasya' at Hemkunt Sahib which is situated about 21 km away on the Badrinath National Highway.

May 25, 2017, 15:31 PM IST
Rishikesh-Badrinath highway opens post massive landslide

Rishikesh-Badrinath highway opens post massive landslide

The Rishikesh-Badrinath National Highway which was shut on Friday near Vishnuprayag in Uttarakhand's Chamoli district due to a massive landslide was re-opened for traffic on Sunday.

May 21, 2017, 09:44 AM IST

Massive landslide strikes near Badrinath route, 15,000 tourists stranded

Uttarakhand has been hit by a landslide, according to media reports. The landslide occurred near Vishnuprayag on Badrinath route with over 15,000 tourists stranded.

May 19, 2017, 20:38 PM IST
''Char Dham Yatra'' sees record footfall

''Char Dham Yatra'' sees record footfall

Post the 2013 flash floods that killed thousands, the pilgrimage had evoked lukewarm response over the past few years.
 

May 17, 2017, 09:27 AM IST

Rail connectivity for Char Dham pilgrims soon

The existing rail heads or the nearest railway stations to the proposed Char Dham are Doiwala, Rishikesh, and Karanprayag.

May 11, 2017, 13:10 PM IST
Char Dham Yatra 2017: Here’s when the pilgrimage commences

Char Dham Yatra 2017: Here’s when the pilgrimage commences

Hindu pilgrims visit these places to attain salvation. The Char Dham Yatra considered as one of the most auspicious pilgrimages. 

Apr 13, 2017, 10:16 AM IST
Uttarakhand polls: BJP candidate Mahendra Bhatt attacked

Uttarakhand polls: BJP candidate Mahendra Bhatt attacked

Mahendra Bhatt is contesting elections from Badrinath constituency.

Feb 13, 2017, 11:39 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi's gift to those preparing for Char Dham yatra: Here are the details

PM Narendra Modi's gift to those preparing for Char Dham yatra: Here are the details

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will also address a public rally at the Dehradun’s Parade ground.

Dec 27, 2016, 08:41 AM IST
Ranji Trophy: Hyderabad's Akash Bhandhari takes 4 wickets without conceding a run; Himachal all out for 36

Ranji Trophy: Hyderabad's Akash Bhandhari takes 4 wickets without conceding a run; Himachal all out for 36

Bhandari thus became the fourth and 11th bowler in First-class cricket to take four or more wickets without conceding a single run.

Oct 28, 2016, 14:41 PM IST

IAF chopper crashes in Uttarakhand, passengers unhurt

A Mi17 chopper of the Indian Air Force (IAF) crashed soon after take off in Badrinath town in Uttarakhand on Wednesday but no one was hurt, officials said.

Oct 19, 2016, 14:24 PM IST
Heavy rains lash most parts of Uttarakhand, normal life hit

Heavy rains lash most parts of Uttarakhand, normal life hit

Heavy rains lashed most parts of Uttarakhand, affecting normal life and disrupting pilgrimage to Badrinath.

Jul 16, 2016, 14:27 PM IST
Char Dham Yatra still disrupted by weather

Char Dham Yatra still disrupted by weather

The Yamunotri and Gangotri highways are open for traffic.

Jul 04, 2016, 09:10 AM IST

Rain hits normal life in Uttarakhand

Normal life was disrupted in Uttarakhand as rains battered most parts of the hill state on Monday, officials said.

May 30, 2016, 22:26 PM IST
Cloudbursts, rainfall in Tehri district of Uttarakhand; Gangotri-Kedarnath road closed, pilgrims stranded

Cloudbursts, rainfall in Tehri district of Uttarakhand; Gangotri-Kedarnath road closed, pilgrims stranded

Heavy rains triggered a series of cloudbursts and landslides in Tehri district of Uttarakhand on Saturday, bringing residential houses under loads of debris and blocking highway leading to Kedarnath Temple.

May 29, 2016, 07:14 AM IST
The wait ends! Badrinath shrine opens post winter break

The wait ends! Badrinath shrine opens post winter break

One of the most popular and revered shrines of India situated in the Himalaya, stay closed during winters.

May 12, 2016, 19:09 PM IST