Haridwar

Man thrashed by five persons in Haridwar, no arrests yet; watch CCTV footage

Man thrashed by five persons in Haridwar, no arrests yet; watch CCTV footage

A man was attacked by five people in Haridwar's Laskar area in broad daylight. The entire incident has been captured in a CCTV.

Oct 30, 2017, 11:06 AM IST
Aadhaar goof-up: Over 800 in same village have January 1 as registered date of birth

Aadhaar goof-up: Over 800 in same village have January 1 as registered date of birth

The incident took place in Haridwar's Gaindi Khata village.

Oct 28, 2017, 10:22 AM IST
PM expresses concern over growing problem of alcoholism

PM expresses concern over growing problem of alcoholism

Modi was addressing people associated with the Umiya Sansthan, a socio-religious organisation, in Haridwar through video conference on the inauguration of Ma Umiya Dham Ashram.

Oct 05, 2017, 14:30 PM IST
French Ambassador opens solar plant in Uttarakhand

French Ambassador opens solar plant in Uttarakhand

The plant, built by Technique Solaire in Maheshwari village in Haridwar district, would generate 5.5 MWp, which is the equivalent of the local electricity consumption of 13,500 inhabitants.

Sep 13, 2017, 17:47 PM IST
Ganga cleaning: NGT asks panel to submit report on Haridwar-Unnao stretch

Ganga cleaning: NGT asks panel to submit report on Haridwar-Unnao stretch

The green panel also asked various parties and stakeholders to submit their action plan with regard to Phase-II of the Ganga cleaning — from Unnao to the border of UP (with Bihar).

Sep 05, 2017, 18:58 PM IST

Utkal Express, derailed near Khatauli in UP, to run from Tuesday

Utkal Express derailed near Khatauli in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar district on Saturday evening, killing 22 people and injuring 156 others. 

Aug 21, 2017, 20:44 PM IST
Utkal Express derailment: Prabhu directs CRB to fix responsibility on prima facie evidence by today

Utkal Express derailment: Prabhu directs CRB to fix responsibility on prima facie evidence by today

Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Sunday directed the Chairman Railway Board (CRB) to fix responsibility on prima facie evidence by the evening, in connection with yesterday's Utkal Express derailment, which left 23 people dead and over 100 injured. 

Aug 20, 2017, 12:21 PM IST
Utkal Express derailment: Trains on Meerut line cancelled, diverted; routes to be cleared by 7 PM

Utkal Express derailment: Trains on Meerut line cancelled, diverted; routes to be cleared by 7 PM

All the trains on Meerut line have cancelled and diverted till 6 PM on Sunday as the restoration work is underway  at the site of the deadly Utkal Express derailment, where the death toll rose to 23. 

Aug 20, 2017, 10:36 AM IST
Nightmare at Khatauli for Utkal Express passengers, locals

Nightmare at Khatauli for Utkal Express passengers, locals

The tragic accident in Khatauli area in the district was not a nightmare for just the passengers of the ill-fated Utkal Express, but also for the locals whose houses lined the tracks, and are now splattered with blood.

Aug 20, 2017, 08:29 AM IST
Track maintenance failure behind Utkal Express derailment, claims top railways source

Track maintenance failure behind Utkal Express derailment, claims top railways source

A day after 23 people were killed after 14 coaches of Puri-Haridwar Utkal Express went off the track, it has been reported that the mishap took place due to the negligence of railways staff, as the driver of the train was unaware of the maintenance being carried out at the spot where tragic incident took place. 

Aug 20, 2017, 08:06 AM IST
Utkal Express derailment: Uttar Pradesh Police issue helpline numbers

Utkal Express derailment: Uttar Pradesh Police issue helpline numbers

The Uttar Police on Saturday released helplines number in the wake of derailment of six coaches of the Kalinga-Utkal Express went off the tracks in Khatauli in Muzaffarnagar district of the state. 

Aug 19, 2017, 19:21 PM IST
Police discovers suspicious object from Haridwar's Kanwar Yatra camp

Police discovers suspicious object from Haridwar's Kanwar Yatra camp

During the month of 'Sawan', thousands of devotees participate in Yatras that hold religious importance.

Jul 19, 2017, 08:45 AM IST
Baba Ramdev goes beyond Yoga, Ayurveda, launches private security firm 'Parakram Suraksha'

Baba Ramdev goes beyond Yoga, Ayurveda, launches private security firm 'Parakram Suraksha'

Noted Yoga guru and founder of the Patanjali Ayurveda has now made a foray into the lucrative security business.

Jul 13, 2017, 14:56 PM IST
National Green Tribunal bans dumping of waste within 500 metres of Ganga, orders Rs 50,000 fine on those who violate rules

National Green Tribunal bans dumping of waste within 500 metres of Ganga, orders Rs 50,000 fine on those who violate rules

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Thursday banned the dumping of any kind of waste within 500 metres of the Holy river Ganga's edge and called for strict against those who violate its order.

Jul 13, 2017, 12:24 PM IST

Delhi Police take anti-terror measures for Kanwar Yatra

The Kanwar Yatra began on Monday, then first day of the Hindu month of Shravan, and will conclude on July 21. 

Jul 11, 2017, 15:18 PM IST

Bride refuses to come to husband's house due to lack of toilet in Uttarakhand's Haridwar

Prime Minister Modi launched Swachh Bharat Abhiyan on October 2, 2014 at Rajghat, New Delhi.

Jun 25, 2017, 17:50 PM IST
MeT department issues heavy rainfall alert in Uttarakhand

MeT department issues heavy rainfall alert in Uttarakhand

The MeT department has predicted heavy rainfall in Uttarakhand for next 48 hours.

Jun 20, 2017, 10:49 AM IST

Women in Uttarakhand village fight penury to become entrepreneurs

Women for WASH (Water, Sanitation and Hygiene for All) initiative which is to enable women from villages and slums to become entrepreneurs.

Jun 14, 2017, 10:27 AM IST
CM Trivendra Singh Rawat condoles death of engineer in chopper accident

CM Trivendra Singh Rawat condoles death of engineer in chopper accident

 Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat expressed grief at the death of an engineer in a helicopter accident in Badrinath on Saturday.

Jun 10, 2017, 14:08 PM IST

Heavy rains lash most places in Uttarakhand

Heavy rains lashed most parts of Uttarakhand on Wednesday, giving much needed relief to people across the hill state.

Jun 07, 2017, 12:13 PM IST