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Uttarakhand shocker: Class 6 student asked to remove her clothes by teacher in Roorkee

Uttarakhand shocker: Class 6 student asked to remove her clothes by teacher in Roorkee

The principal of the school has suspended the teacher.

Aug 04, 2017, 08:05 AM IST
Uttarakhand teacher strips girl students over poor scores in English, booked

Uttarakhand teacher strips girl students over poor scores in English, booked

A public school teacher here has been booked for stripping two girl students in the classroom for faring poorly in the English test, a senior police official said on Thursday.

Aug 03, 2017, 18:37 PM IST
Chinese Army enters into Uttarakhand’s Chamoli district amid Doklam stand-off

Chinese Army enters into Uttarakhand’s Chamoli district amid Doklam stand-off

India and China are currently at loggerheads over Doklam plateau in Bhutan.

Jul 31, 2017, 14:10 PM IST

Uttarakhand CM Trivendra Singh Rawat tweets in Garhwali for promotion of local dialects

To promote Uttarakhand's local dialects, Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on Thursday posted two tweets in Garhwali and asked people to communicate with him in local languages on social media.

Jul 27, 2017, 19:26 PM IST

Heavy rains likely to hit Uttarakhand

Heavy showers are likely to occur at isolated places especially in Kumaon over the next 48 hours.

Jul 24, 2017, 14:22 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi invited to inaugurate Himalayan meet in Dehradun in Sept

A Himalayan declaration will be issued at the end of the meet through which the Niti Ayog will be apprised of the deliberations held at the two-day event.

Jul 21, 2017, 18:46 PM IST
Police discovers suspicious object from Haridwar's Kanwar Yatra camp

Police discovers suspicious object from Haridwar's Kanwar Yatra camp

During the month of 'Sawan', thousands of devotees participate in Yatras that hold religious importance.

Jul 19, 2017, 08:45 AM 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
Baba Ramdev goes beyond Yoga, Ayurveda, launches private security firm 'Parakram Suraksha'

Baba Ramdev goes beyond Yoga, Ayurveda, launches private security firm 'Parakram Suraksha'

Noted Yoga guru and founder of the Patanjali Ayurveda has now made a foray into the lucrative security business.

Jul 13, 2017, 14:56 PM IST
National Green Tribunal bans dumping of waste within 500 metres of Ganga, orders Rs 50,000 fine on those who violate rules

National Green Tribunal bans dumping of waste within 500 metres of Ganga, orders Rs 50,000 fine on those who violate rules

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Thursday banned the dumping of any kind of waste within 500 metres of the Holy river Ganga's edge and called for strict against those who violate its order.

Jul 13, 2017, 12:24 PM IST
Goods train runs without engine for 8 kms in Uttarakhand – Watch dramatic video

Goods train runs without engine for 8 kms in Uttarakhand – Watch dramatic video

A major tragedy was averted, when a goods train ran without an engine for around eight kms in Uttarakahnd's Khatima area on Wednesday.

Jul 12, 2017, 14:18 PM IST

Heavy rains pound Uttarakhand

The Regional Met Office warned of heavy to very heavy rains till Friday. 

Jul 12, 2017, 11:26 AM IST

Mukherjee inaugurates presidential retreat annexe in Dehradun

Mukherjee, who was on a day-long visit here, was received by Uttarakhand Governor K K Paul and Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat at the airport.

Jul 10, 2017, 23:38 PM IST

Supreme Court adjourns Uttarakhand disqualified MLAs case

The conflict between the Congress and their legislators arose during a debate over the Finance Bill during Budget Session of the Uttarakhand Assembly.

Jul 10, 2017, 14:03 PM IST
Uttarakhand: Clashes break out between two groups over social media post

Uttarakhand: Clashes break out between two groups over social media post

Tension gripped the town when a minor boy allegedly posted 'offensive' picture of the Kedarnath shrine on Facebook.  

Jul 10, 2017, 09:01 AM IST
Landslide in Uttarakhand kills five

Landslide in Uttarakhand kills five

According to reports, the rescue team found five dead bodies from the debris. The injured have been rushed to the Dharchula Elementary hospital.  

Jul 06, 2017, 18:27 PM IST
Flash-flood washes away car in Uttarakhand's mighty Gandak River - Watch Video

Flash-flood washes away car in Uttarakhand's mighty Gandak River - Watch Video

A car was seen washing away after heavy rain triggered flood-like situation in Champawat district of Uttarakhand, reported ANI. The incident took place in Gandak River. 

Jul 06, 2017, 15:45 PM IST

Rain alert in Uttarakhand, heavy downpour in next 48 hours

Overcast conditions will prevail in Dehradun which may also receive one or two spells of rain during the period, the MeT office director, Bikram Singh told PTI.

Jul 05, 2017, 14:42 PM IST

Stop begging by children: Uttarakhand CRPC to govt

In case of children from Uttarakhand found begging, the state government should make arrangements for their security, health and education.

Jun 29, 2017, 17:18 PM IST
100 days of Uttarakhand govt: CM Trivendra Singh Rawat announces Dehradun-Haridwar metro

100 days of Uttarakhand govt: CM Trivendra Singh Rawat announces Dehradun-Haridwar metro

On promoting agriculture in border areas of the state, CM announced to give farmers loans up to Rs 1 lakh, but said it would be difficult for a small state like Uttarakhand to waive farm debts.

Jun 25, 2017, 20:28 PM IST

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