Chardham yatra affected by landslips

Chardham yatra was on Monday affected as monsoon woes continued in Uttarakhand with roads to the famous Himalayan shrines remaining blocked by debris falling from hillsides following landslips.

Chardham yatra remains suspended for fourth consecutive day

With the wet weather continuing and roads to Himalayan shrines blocked by debris from landslips at several points, the chardham yatra remained suspended for the fourth consecutive day today.

A year after tragedy, U`khand people remember a braveheart

It is a little over a year since a natural calamity of catastrophic proportions hit Uttarakhand but people in the affected areas are still singing paeans to the bravery of Darshan Lal who saved hundreds of lives in Kedar valley when the deluge struck.

Odisha woman awaits her husband`s return from U`khand

A woman is still waiting for the return of her husband, who went missing in the flash floods in Uttarakhand though a year has passed since then.

No repeat of extent of damages caused by rains last year: Centre, U`khand

The Centre and Uttarakhand government on Monday assured the Supreme Court that all measures have been put in place to prevent a repeat of the scale and extent of the damages caused by excessive rain and flash flood in the state last year.

Chardham yatra to start on May 2

All preparations are complete for the start of Chardham yatra from May 2 with the road from Rudraprayag to Joshimath on way to Badrinath fully black-topped and the snow-clogged highway leading to the Himalayan shrine cleared of snow and opened to traffic, Chief Secretary Subhash Kumar on Sunday said.

Uttarakhand eyes tourism recovery; gears up for Chardham Yatra

Uttarakhand, recovering from an unprecedented natural disaster last year, is all geared up to revive its tourism sector and pinning hopes on a good response to the annual Chardham Yatra beginning next month.

Badrinath shrine closes marking end of Chardham Yatra

The portals of the famous
Himalayan shrine of Badrinath today closed for pilgrims for
winter, signalling the end of Chardham Yatra in Uttarakhand.

`Chardham` yatra suspended due to rains

The `Chardham` yatra in Garhwal Himalayas was temporarily suspended on Saturday due to inclement weather and landslides.

Chardham yatra routes clear for traffic

With the reopening of disrupted
Rishikesh-Gangotri national highway, the routes to all the
four Himalayan shrines have been cleared for vehicular
traffic, officials said here on Thursday.

Helicopter service starts for Chardham yatra

A helicopter service to airlift pilgrims to the Chardhams -- Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri and Yamunotri -- was on Sunday started in Uttarakhand.

Chardham Yatra resumes

After remaining suspended for two
days due to landslides triggered by heavy rains, the `Chardham
Yatra` in the Garhwal Himalayas resumed today.

Rains kill 4 in U`khand, Chardham Yatra halted

Four more persons were killed and
`Chardham Yatra` was halted as heavy rains lashed Uttarakhand
today paralysing normal life with most of the rivers flowing
at danger level.

Chardham yatra ends with closure of Badrinath portals

The annual pilgrimage to Chardham
comprising Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri and Yamunotri ended
on Tuesday with the closure of portals of Badrinath for the winter
period.