Villagers go on rampage in Uttaranchal, two injured

Two persons were injured when villagers went on a rampage insisting on burning to death a leopard which they claimed had killed two kids in the district, prompting the police to resort to lathicharge.

Seven killed as bus rams tractor-trolley in Dehradun

Seven pilgrims were killed and 23 others injured when a tractor-trolley in which they were travelling plunged into a river after it was hit by a speeding bus here on Saturday.

Two injured in leopard attack in Nainital

Two persons were injured, one of them critically, in an attack by a leopard on Thursday morning in Nainital district.

Youth does a Shravan Kumar, carries mother to Badrinath

A youth from Jabalpur has done
what the mythological character Shravan Kumar did in Lord
Rama`s Ayodhya - carried his blind mother in a basket on his
shoulder to Badrinath shrine.

Nishank congratulates all for successful conduct of Mahakumbh

The Kumbh mela here, which began on January 14 on the occasion of Makar Sankranti, would end Friday.

Seven years imprisonment to rapist in Uttaranchal

A district court has sentenced a
man to seven years imprisonment for raping a minor girl at
Sahaspur area near here.


The fake encounter of an MBA student Ranbir Singh made headlines in Uttaracnhal this year. The 22-year-old MBA student, who was also working for a private bank, was shot dead by Dehradun Police on July 3 in the Ladpur jungles.

Letter threatens attack on CMs of UP, Uttaranchal and Gujarat

A letter threatening attacks on the Chief Ministers of Uttar Pradesh, Uttaranchal and Gujarat has been received by the station master of Jhansi railway station in Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday.

A to Z of Uttranchal elections

Uttranchal goes to polls on February 14 to elect 70 members of its first Legislative Assembly. The elections will install a full-fledged Assembly replacing the interim 20-member house.