Uttarakhand: Man, nephew washed away while performing father's last rites

A man who had come to perform the last rites of his father at the convergence of the Mandakini and Alaknanda in Rudraprayag district and his nephew ?were swept away by the strong currents of the two rivers.

Uttarakhand CM announces cash award for woman who killed leopard

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Tuesday announced a cash award of Rs 1 lakh for a woman who fought off and killed a leopard after it attacked her in Rudraprayag district.

BSF rebuilds lives in villages of Kalimath valley

The BSF is carrying out rehabilitation operations in 12 devastated villages of Kalimath valley in Rudraprayag district of flood-hit Uttarakhand.

Uttarakhand: 9 dead as fresh cloudburst strikes; toll rises to 47

A fresh series of cloudbursts in three days in Uttarakhand`s Rudraprayag district left nine persons dead, taking the death toll to 47.