Cloudbursts, rainfall in Tehri district of Uttarakhand; Gangotri-Kedarnath road closed, pilgrims stranded

Cloudbursts, rainfall in Tehri district of Uttarakhand; Gangotri-Kedarnath road closed, pilgrims stranded

Heavy rains triggered a series of cloudbursts and landslides in Tehri district of Uttarakhand on Saturday, bringing residential houses under loads of debris and blocking highway leading to Kedarnath Temple.

May 29, 2016, 07:14 AM IST

Uttarakhand forest fires: Things as they happened on Sunday

Raging forest fires have destroyed vast swathes of forested land across Uttarakhand. 

May 01, 2016, 22:29 PM IST

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.

Jul 05, 2015, 22:01 PM IST

Heavy overnight rains in parts of Uttarakhand

Heavy overnight rains coupled with high speed winds occurred today at isolated places in Uttarakhand including Dehradun, uprooting trees and affecting power supply.

Jun 29, 2015, 17:13 PM IST

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.

Jan 31, 2015, 19:37 PM IST

Rawat seeks additional package of Rs 4000 crore from Centre

The Uttarakhand government on Wednesday sought an additional package of Rs 4,000 crore from the Centre to carry out rehabilitation and reconstruction work in the disaster-hit areas of the hill state.

Dec 10, 2014, 18:58 PM IST

16 people killed as bus falls into gorge in Uttarakhand

 Sixteeen people were killed and seventeen injured today when a bus in which they were travelling fell into a gorge in Tehri district of Uttarakhand.

Sep 13, 2014, 17:38 PM IST

Toll in Tehri cloudburst rises to five

Five persons were killed in their sleep and a man was critically injured when a cloudburst hit Netad village in Tehri district in the wee hours of Thursday.

Jul 31, 2014, 14:14 PM IST

Cloudburst in Uttarakhand`s Tehri district leaves at least 4 dead

At least four people are feared dead after a cloudburst in Uttarakhand`s Tehri district on Thursday.

Jul 31, 2014, 09:02 AM IST

Campaigning ends for five Lok Sabha seats in Uttarakhand

Curtains came down on campaigning for five Lok Sabha seats in Uttarakhand, where about 70 lakh voters will elect MPs from over 70 candidates on May 7.

May 05, 2014, 23:37 PM IST

Snowfall, rain bring down temperatures in Uttarakhand

Icy winds swept Uttarakhand intensifying cold conditions as snowfall continued in hill districts and moderate showers lashed most parts with Tehri and Mukteshwar recording sub-zero temperatures.

Feb 15, 2014, 18:15 PM IST

Let-up in rainfall across Uttarakhand

There was a let-up in rainfall across flood-ravaged Uttarakhand today with light to moderate showers occurring at isolated places.

Aug 23, 2013, 16:55 PM IST

Tehri set for battle royale between Cong-BJP

An air of expectancy hangs over the Tehri Lok Sabha seat in Uttarakhand.

Sep 29, 2012, 15:22 PM IST

Congress may not have a cakewalk in Tehri

The going may get tough in the Tehri constituency for the ruling Congress which is yet to decide its nominee for the seat.

Sep 10, 2012, 13:11 PM IST

Ukd: Brother-sister duo killed in road accident

The mishap occurred when the driver of the car lost control over the vehicle and it fell into the gorge at Mulya village in Devprayag.

Mar 28, 2012, 18:27 PM IST

SC directs adequate relief for Tehri dam affected

The Supreme Court today directed
Uttarakhand government and Tehri Development Corporation to
take urgent steps to provide rehabilitation and succor to
those displaced and affected by the construction of Tehri dam.

Nov 09, 2010, 21:47 PM IST