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Chinese incursion along Uttarakhand border figures in Lok Sabha

The opposition Congress, Samajwadi Party and Trinamool Congress on Thursday raised in the Lok Sabha the incursion by Chinese troops along the Uttarakhand border earlier this month.

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.

Chinese incursion in Uttarakhand clear case of intelligence failure: Defence Expert

Asserting that the reports of Chinese incursion in Uttarakhand was an extremely worrisome factor for India, Defence Expert P.K. Sehgal on Thursday stated that the grim development indicates that India is not as alert as it should be at it borders and also called for increased surveillance.

AAP bats for 'Annual Statewide Corruption Index' to curb graft

 AAP unit of Uttarakhand today asked the Centre to publish an 'Annual Statewide Corruption Index' ranking states in accordance with their levels of corruption, in a bid to develop an institutional mechanism to discourage graft.

Minibus falls into gorge in Rishikesh-Chamba highway, 4 killed

Two persons were killed and four injured when a minibus fell into a gorge on Rishikesh-Chamba highway in Narendra Nagar area here, police said on Saturday.

Poet's statue lying abandoned causing outrage: Jayalalithaa to Narendra Modi

 Chief Minister Jayalalithaa sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi's intervention for installation of a statue of Tamil saint poet Tiruvalluvar in Haridwar.

Congress to attack government over Arunachal, Uttrakhand, failed NSG bid

Buoyed by the restoration of its governments in Arunachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand, Congress on Sunday said it will target the Modi dispensation for "using all tricks" to destabilise opposition ruled states which no longer trusted the Centre.

Monsoon session to begin tomorrow, Opposition parties to corner govt on Arunachal, Kashmir issues

Monsoon session to begin tomorrow, Opposition parties to corner govt on Arunachal, Kashmir issues

The Opposition would seek to corner the government for its "attempts to destabilise" states ruled by it and the Kashmir unrest in the Monsoon Session of Parliament from tomorrow, but also support the GST Bill which Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said was of "national importance".

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.

Kejriwal writes to PM pressing for Chaturvedi's posting as OSD

Kejriwal writes to PM pressing for Chaturvedi's posting as OSD

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has written to the Prime Minister pressing for deputing Sanjiv Chaturvedi as his OSD in "larger public interest" and said he was "surprised" by the rejection of his request by the Centre which "never properly utilised" the IFS officer's services.

Cloudburst toll rises to 14 in Uttarakhand, many rivers in spate

Cloudburst toll rises to 14 in Uttarakhand, many rivers in spate

Ten rivers and rivulets were in spate across the state and traffic disrupted on several routes due to landslides.

Uttrakhand needs Rs 3000 crore to make recovery: Harish Rawat

Rawat said he was trying to convey his feelings to PM Modi, who will have to play the role of an elder brother to bail out Uttarakhand from drought like conditions.

RSS deflecting attention on real issues by raising nationalism debate: Jyotiraditya Scindia

RSS deflecting attention on real issues by raising nationalism debate: Jyotiraditya Scindia

A senior Congress leader on Sunday accused RSS of diverting attention of people from real issues by "igniting" debates on 'Bharat Mata ki Jai' chanting, days after a senior Sangh functionary said 'Vande Mataram' was the real national anthem if one considered the true meaning.

Uttrakhand Congress to take out padyatra against Centre from Monday

The party will protest against the "undemocratic" methods the BJP-led central government adopted to "plot" the toppling of democratically-elected Congress governments, a party functionary said.

Sad news for animal lovers: Endangered leopard killed after straying into human habitation - Watch

The endangered animal was eventually killed when all attempts by the forest department to capture it alive failed. 

Aditya Verma writes to CMs of unrecognised cricket states

Aditya Verma writes to CMs of unrecognised cricket states

Petitioner in the IPL spot-fixing case, Aditya Verma, on Friday wrote to Chief Ministers of states, whose cricket bodies have not been recognised by the BCCI, to raise the issue of fundamental rights of players.

How can we save Ganga river from getting impure?

Uttrakhand Government has planned to open a floating restaurant on Tehri Lake. But how can we save Ganga river from getting impure?

VHP to organise 'Ram Mahotsava' for building temple in Ayodhya

Seeking to "mobilise Hindus" and "remind them of their resolve" for construction of a Ram temple, Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) is planning to organise 'Ram Mahotsava' for the first time on the lines of Durga Puja across the country.

IAF choppers undertook 1,600 sorties during LS polls: Arup Raha

The recent Lok Sabha elections saw Indian Air Force helicopters undertaking 1,600 sorties to take officials and equipment around the country while it handled about 3,500 chopper sorties in wake of Uttrakahnd flood last year rescuing more than 25,000 people.

Never asked Uttarakhand Governor to quit: Rajnath Singh

A day after the Supreme Court issued notice to the Centre on Uttarakhand Governor`s plea challenging Narendra Modi government`s moves to ease him out of office, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said there was no move to remove Aziz Qureshi.