Uttarkashi

Rajnath Singh visits ITBP battalion HQ in Uttarkashi's Matli, to clebrate New Year with troops

Rajnath Singh visits ITBP battalion HQ in Uttarkashi's Matli, to clebrate New Year with troops

Rajnath Singh on Sunday visited the ITBP battalion headquarters in Uttarkashi's Matli.

Dec 31, 2017, 18:33 PM IST

Rain alert in Uttarakhand, heavy downpour in next 24 hours in Uttarkashi, Dehradun, Chamoli, Rudraprayag

The weather department on Tuesday issued a heavy rain alert in many parts of Uttarakhand over the next 24 hours.

Jul 18, 2017, 10:46 AM IST

Uttarakhand: Lightning kills three in Uttarkashi

At least three people were killed and nine injured after being hit by lighting in Uttarkashi. 

May 27, 2017, 15:55 PM IST

Uttarakhand Uttarkashi accident: death toll rises to 24

The death toll in the bus accident near Nalupani in the district has mounted to 24 after three more bodies were recovered today from the mangled remains of the vehicle which fell into Bhagirathi river.

May 24, 2017, 21:22 PM IST
24 dead as bus plunges into gorge in Uttarakhand

24 dead as bus plunges into gorge in Uttarakhand

A bus full of pilgrims from Indore, Madhya Pradesh were returning from the Gangotri shrine when the accident took place in Uttarkashi. 

May 24, 2017, 08:15 AM IST
Major mishap in Uttarakhand, at least 22 dead as bus carrying pilgrims falls into Bhagirathi river; CM announces ex-gratia

Major mishap in Uttarakhand, at least 22 dead as bus carrying pilgrims falls into Bhagirathi river; CM announces ex-gratia

In a tragic incident, at least 22 persons lost their lives whereas almost eight others received injuries after a bus ferrying pilgrims plunged into the Bhagirathi river near Nalupani here on Tuesday evening.

May 23, 2017, 22:32 PM IST

Rain, relief forecast in heat struck Uttarakhand

People in the hill state of Uttarakhand are set to beat the heat as the Met department on Tuesday has predicted moderate to heavy rains in the next 48-hours.

Apr 04, 2017, 12:45 PM IST

Uttarakhand govt bans liquor in three districts in the wake of Char Dham Yatra​

The Uttarakhand Government on Friday imposed a ban on the sale of liquor in Uttarkashi, Chamoli and Rudraprayag districts.

Mar 31, 2017, 11:30 AM IST

BJP lashes at CM Harish Rawat over his proposed fast in Delhi

Opposition BJP today hit out at Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat for his proposed fast against the rejection of the state government's masterplan on Bhagirathi eco-sensitive zone, accusing him of having done nothing as a minister when a 100 km area along Bhagirathi in Uttarkashi district was notified as an ESZ.

Jan 02, 2017, 17:14 PM IST

Minor earthquake felt in Uttarakhand

An earthquake of magnitude 3.5 struck Uttarakhand on Monday with tremors felt in state capital Dehradun and its neighbouring Uttarkashi district, officials said. No major loss of life or property has been reported so far.

Dec 26, 2016, 17:57 PM IST

Rains trigger landslide on Gangotri highway in Uttarakhand

More than five dozen people were stranded and the priest of a famous temple was trapped under debris in Gangotri after heavy rains triggered a landslide in the region on Tuesday morning, an official said.

Aug 30, 2016, 12:00 PM IST

Cloud burst causes havoc in Uttarkashi

 Rains continued to wreck havoc in Uttarakhand on Thursday as destruction was reported from two villages after a cloud burst in Yamuna and Ganga valleys.

Jul 28, 2016, 10:20 AM IST
Most rivers in Uttarakhand breach danger mark as rains continue

Most rivers in Uttarakhand breach danger mark as rains continue

Heavy rains continue to pound Uttarakhand causing most rivers to breach its danger mark.

Jul 18, 2016, 09:22 AM IST
Heavy rains lash most parts of Uttarakhand, normal life hit

Heavy rains lash most parts of Uttarakhand, normal life hit

Heavy rains lashed most parts of Uttarakhand, affecting normal life and disrupting pilgrimage to Badrinath.

Jul 16, 2016, 14:27 PM IST

Rain alert issued in Uttarakhand

Uttarakhand government asked district authorities to take necessary precautions in the wake of MeT reports.

Jul 15, 2016, 15:13 PM IST
Army jawans rescue girl climber trapped in a Uttarkashi glacier - Watch daring video

Army jawans rescue girl climber trapped in a Uttarkashi glacier - Watch daring video

The girl had fallen into the crevice while climbing a mountain.

Jun 23, 2016, 10:04 AM IST

Heavy rains predicted in Uttarakhand for next 24-hours

The districts which are predicted to receive heavy rainfall are Nainital, Uttarkashi, Tihri, Champawat and Pithoragarh. 

Jun 16, 2016, 09:41 AM IST

Red alert as Varunavat Mountain splits, landslides feared

 Indira Colony and Jansu residents in India`s Uttarkashi region are expecting a landslide in the wake of the Varunavat Mountain developing a 25-meter-long and 4-5 -inch wide crack.

Jul 19, 2015, 15:01 PM IST

Uttarakhand: Char Dham Yatra resumes

The annual Char Dham Yatra to Kedarnath, Badrinath, Gangotri, Yamunotri and Hemkund Sahib, which was hindered due to landslide near the Uttarkashi-Gangotri Marg, resumed on Monday.

Jul 13, 2015, 12:19 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