Endangered Snow Leopard spotted for the first time in Kumaon Himalayas
Endangered Snow Leopard spotted for the first time in Kumaon Himalayas

The evasive snow leopard, one of the most endangered species on the planet has been spotted in Kumaon Himalayas.

Uttarakhand: Two years after calamity, safe, new homes still a distant dream for homeless
Uttarakhand: Two years after calamity, safe, new homes still a distant dream for homeless

It is exactly two years since a devastating deluge in the state claimed thousands of lives and rendered hundreds homeless, but for a majority of those affected, a safe, new home still continues to be a distant dream.

Minor tremors felt in Uttarakhand`s Bageshwar district

An earthquake measuring 4.1 on the Richter scale hit the Bageshwar district of Uttarakhand on Sunday.

Over a dozen adventure tourism destinations soon in Uttarakhand ?

In a bid to revive the tourism sector badly hit by last year`s calamity in Uttarakhand, the state government has identified over a dozen places spread over eight districts to develop them as adventure tourism destinations.

Two held with leopard skin, 24 kgs of charas

Two persons were held with two pieces of leopard skin worth lakhs and 24 kgs of charas in Bageshwar district, about 320 kms from here, police said on Thursday.

Four dead in flash floods in Bageshwar

Four persons died after being swept away by flash floods triggered by incessant rains in Kapkot area of Uttarakhand`s Bageshwar district, officials said Friday.

School Principal charred to death

A government school
Principal has been charred to death while trying to douse fire
in jungles at Ravainkhal area of the district, official
sources today said.