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Rains lash Uttarakhand, snowfall at some places

The regional Met office said the rains would continue and in some parts hail storm and snowfall may also occur.

Road to Badrinath reopened after three-day disruption

 Badrinath national highway reopened to traffic after a three-day disruption caused by a stretch of road being washed away by rain.

Traffic restored on Rishikesh-Badrinath highway after a week

The annual Badrinath Yatra resumed on Tuesday after restoration of vehicular traffic on the Rishikesh-Badrinath National Highway, a week after it was closed due to landslides triggered by rains.

300 people from Odisha stranded after landslide in Uttarakhand

About 300 people from Odisha were among many pilgrims standard at a place between Joshimath and Govindghat along the Rishikesh-Badrinath National Highway since April 28 last due to a landslide followed by heavy rains at Vishnuprayag in Uttarakhand.

Over 3,000 en route to Badrinath stranded after landslide

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

Badrinath shrine to open on Sunday

The `kapaat` (portals) of the Badrinath shrine in Uttarakhand will open for devotees on Sunday, an official said on Saturday.

Ishwar Prasad Namburi becomes head priest of Badrinath

With the gates of Badrinath shrine scheduled to be reopened on May 5, Ishwar Prasad Namburi was on Friday formally given charge as the `Rawal` (head priest) of the famed Himalayan temple.

Angry relatives of molested minor storm ITBP camp

Angry relatives of a minor girl created a ruckus at the ITBP camp at Joshimath in Chamoli district, demanding action against a jawan who allegedly molested her.

Snowfall in Uttarakhand; icy winds in UP

With heavy snowfall in neighbouring Uttarakhand, the Met Office said the winter chill might return in Uttar Pradesh for a brief period.

Uttarakhand floods: Toll uncertain, hundreds still stranded

There was still no clarity over the number of deaths in the flood-ravaged Uttarakhand.

2,200 people evacuated from Govind Dham in Uttarakhand

About 2,200 pilgrims have been evacuated from Gurdwara Gobind Dham situated before famous Sikh pilgrimage Hemkunt Sahib in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand and safely brought to Joshimath.

Uttarakhand floods: Bahuguna heckled in Joshimath

Days after Uttarakhand got almost inundated due to flash floods and landslides, Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna faced the wrath of locals in Joshimath.

Harbhajan rescued by IAF

India cricketer Harbhajan Singh, who was stranded in Joshimath due to incessant rains while on a pilgrimage, was on Wednesday rescued and taken to safety by the Indian Air Force.

Russian tourist found dead in Dronagiri

A female tourist from Russia, who had come from Joshimath for trekking in the Upper Himalayas, was found dead under mysterious circumstances.