Uttarakhand on rain alert; Rawat reviews preparations

 Uttarakhand government on Sunday continued its alerts, following the weather department's forecast of heavy rains in many areas of the state, including the routes of the Chardham Yatra.

900 pilgrims evacuated in Uttarakhand, Chardham yatra not suspended, says Rawat

900 persons were on Friday evacuated by choppers from Kedar valley, Hemkund Sahib and Badrinath areas with nearly half a dozen roads and bridges in Chamoli and Rudraprayag districts damaged by first monsoon showers and yatra to the Himalayan shrines severely affected for the second consecutive day.

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.

Uttarakhand Congress pitches for making Gairsain new state capital

Ruling Congress in Uttarakhand on Monday pitched for making Gairsain in Chamoli district the permanent state capital and sought Rs 1,000 crore package from the Centre for its creation.

Rishikesh-Badrinath highway remains closed for sixth day

The Rishikesh-Badrinath National Highway in Chamoli district remain closed for the sixth day on Sunday following rain-triggered landslides.

Zee Media Exclusive footage of landslide in Chamoli, Uttarakhand

The Rishikesh-Badrinath Highway has been closed due to a heavy landslide at Vishnu Prayag.

According to reports, the landslide has blocked the road to the Badrinath shrine.

Rishikesh-Badrinath Highway closes due to heavy landslide
Rishikesh-Badrinath Highway closes due to heavy landslide

The Rishikesh-Badrinath Highway has been closed due to a heavy landslide at Vishnu Prayag.

Over 3,000 pilgrims stranded after landslide in Chamoli, Uttarakhand

Over 3,000 pilgrims were left stranded on the route leading to Badrinath shrine on Wednesday due to landslides, officials said.

Moderate earthquake jolts Uttarakhand

An earthquake of magnitude of 5.1 on the Richter scale rocked several parts of Uttarakhand early Thursday, an official said.

Uttarakhand likely to get rain, snow

Uttarakhand is likely to get heavy rains and snowfall over the next two days, the weather office here said on Wednesday.

Man declared dead after 2013 Uttarakhand disaster resurfaces

Lost in the flash floods of Uttarakhand that killed thousands and considered as dead by the state government, 46-year-old Pushkar Singh of Chamoli district was found roaming in the streets of Rudraprayag district by his cousin.

Snowfall, rain likely in Uttarakhand in next 48 hours

 The MeT department has forecast snowfall in the hills and rain across the plains of Uttarakhand in the next 48 hours.

DNA: Meet India's valiant soldiers who brave cold at -13 degree celsius

In this segment of DNA, watch how Indian soldiers brave the chilling and nail biting cold at -13 degree celsius in Chamoli.

Snowfall in higher reaches, showers in plains of Uttarakhand

The high altitude areas in Garhwal Himalayas were covered with a thick shroud of snow today even as Chamoli, Uttarkashi, Rudraprayag and Pithoragarh districts of Uttarakhand received fresh snowfall and the plains were lashed by showers coupled with hail, adding to the chill.

Snow avalanche alert in high altitude areas of Uttarakhand

An alert has been sounded in the high-altitude districts of Uttarakhand after a warning from Snow and Avalanche Study Establishment Chandigarh about its possibility in areas located above 2,500 metres in the hill state.

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.

`Himalayan Kumbh` begins

Devotees sporting colourful attires thronged Nauti village in Chamoli district on Monday as `Nandadevi Raj Jat Yatra` also known as the `Himalayan Kumbh` got off to a ceremonious start with procession of pilgrims led by a four horned sheep left for their first halt at Eeda Badhani.

Five killed in Uttarakhand landslide, heavy rain alert

Five people were killed in a landslide in Uttarakhand and the meteorological department Monday warned of another round of incessant downpour within 48 hours.

Almora: 23 injured as bus falls into 50-feet gorge

Twenty-three persons were injured, three of them seriously, when a state-owned bus they were travelling in fell into a gorge in Almora district in the wee hours.

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.