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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.

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.

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.

''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.
 

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.

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. 

Uttarakhand polls: BJP candidate Mahendra Bhatt attacked

Uttarakhand polls: BJP candidate Mahendra Bhatt attacked

Mahendra Bhatt is contesting elections from Badrinath constituency.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Char Dham Yatra still disrupted by weather

Char Dham Yatra still disrupted by weather

The Yamunotri and Gangotri highways are open for traffic.

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.

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.

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.

Char Dham yatra begins with reopening of Badrinath shrine

The annual Char Dham pilgrimage has begun with the reopening of the portals of Badrinath shrine in the Garhwal hills after the winter break amid chants of Vedic hymns.

Char Dham Yatra 2016: Know more about these places

Char Dham Yatra 2016: Know more about these places

The pilgrimage spans for a period of six months after remaining closed for six months in the winters.

SHOs with innovative ideas on Char Dham Yatra to be rewarded

The new Uttarakhand DGP has announced that police station in-charges who come up with innovative ideas for better coordination of Char Dham Yatra beginning next week will get cash rewards.

Uttarakhand turns to trekking to boost tourist footfalls

Uttarakhand turns to trekking to boost tourist footfalls

Go trekking is the new credo for Uttarakhand Tourism, as it aims to garner more footfalls to the hill state.

Portals of Badrinath to reopen on May 11

The sacred portals of the Himalyan shrine of Badrinath will be thrown open to devotees on May 11.