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Lok Sabha election results 2019: BJP sweeping Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand

The BJP won all the nine seats in both Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand.

May 23, 2019, 07:30 AM IST

Garhwal Lok Sabha Constituency of Uttarakhand: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from the Garhwal Lok Sabha constituency

Apr 03, 2019, 11:39 AM IST

Garhwal Lok Sabha constituency

Garhwal is one of five parliamentary constituencies in the northern state of Uttarakhand which will vote in a single phase in the Lok Sabha 2019 election - on April 11.

Apr 02, 2019, 08:45 AM IST

Tremors felt in Uttarakhand, Jammu and Kashmir

Mild tremors were felt in the Garhwal region of Uttarakhand on late night on Saturday. The earthquake was also felt in Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir as well.

Feb 12, 2017, 09:11 AM IST

Seven killed, two injured after cloudburst in Uttarakhand's Pauri

At least seven persons were killed and several others were left injured after a cloudburst triggered by heavy rain hit Pauri region of Uttarakhand on Monday. 

Aug 21, 2016, 09:12 AM IST

Annual 'Char Dham' pilgrimage begins from today, portals of Kedarnath, Gangotri and Yamunotri opened for public

The annual 'Char Dham' pilgrimage in Uttarakhand will begin from Monday on the auspicious ‘Akshaya Tritiya’ festival with the reopening of the Gangotri and the Yamunotri shrines in the Garhwal Himalayas.

May 09, 2016, 08:54 AM IST

Exclusive: 200 years of glory for the iconic Gorkha Rifles of Indian Army

The First Battalion of the Third Gorkha Regiment, will celebrate the 200th anniversary of its raising day on 24th April

Apr 23, 2015, 00:18 AM IST

Kedarnath shrine to reopen on April 24

The sacred portals of Kedarnath shrine will be reopened on April 24 this year.

Feb 17, 2015, 16:36 PM IST

'Char Dham Yatra' concludes as Badrinath temple doors closed

Doors of the famous Badrinath temple in Garhwal Himalayas on Thursday closed for winters, concluding the Charm Dham Yatra.

Nov 27, 2014, 19:05 PM IST

Waiter shot dead by customer for not paying for 2 chapatis in UP

A 26-year-old waiter was shot dead allegedly by a customer following a quarrel with a group of diners who refused to pay for two additional chapatis they had ordered during the meal at a hotel here, police said on Thursday.

Nov 27, 2014, 14:24 PM IST

Rawat pitches for inclusion of Uttarakhand in Smart City project

Uttarakhand government will submit a proposal to the Centre suggesting cities from both Garhwal and Kumaon regions of the state which can be included in Narendra Modi government's Smart City Project.

Oct 30, 2014, 22:37 PM IST

Two highways leading to Kedarnath, Badrinath blocked

Fresh snowfall in higher reaches and moderate showers in plains in Uttarakhand have left two highways leading to Kedarnath and Badrinath shrines in Garhwal Himalayas blocked, raising worries about timely start of the annual Char Dham pilgrimage on May two.

Apr 20, 2014, 01:00 AM IST

Heavy rains lash Uttarakhand, water level rising in Ganga

The flood-devastated Uttarakhand on Wednesday witnessed heavy rainfall in several regions affecting the relief and rehabilitation work being carried out by various central and the state agencies in the Himalayan state.

Jul 03, 2013, 09:06 AM IST

Heavy rains lash Uttarakhand

Heavy rains lashed the Garhwal region of Uttarakhand making the weather pleasant at most places after the mugginess of the last few days.

Jun 13, 2013, 16:28 PM IST

Kedarnath portals to reopen on May 14

The sacred portals of the famous Kedarnath temple in Garhwal Himalayas will reopen on May 14 after its six month annual closure during winters.

Mar 10, 2013, 18:32 PM IST

Quake jolts Garhwal region, no casualties

An earthquake of moderate intensity on Monday shook Garhwal region and its adjoining areas in the hill state of Uttarakhand but there were no reports of any loss of life or damage to property.

Feb 11, 2013, 17:58 PM IST

Uttarakhand reels under severe cold wave

Uttarakhand remained in the grip of severe cold on Saturday with the plains of Kumaon and Garhwal regions wrapped in a thick blanket of fog and the state capital recording further drop in temperature.

Jan 05, 2013, 18:55 PM IST

Garhwal mourns death of Delhi gang-rape victim

Several people in Garhwal region poured out of their homes and held marches to mourn the death of the Delhi gang-rape victim.

Dec 30, 2012, 15:22 PM IST

Kedarnath, Yamunotri shrines closed for winter

The sacred portals of the Himalayan shrines of Kedarnath and Yamunotri in Garhwal region of Uttarakhand were closed on Thursday.

Nov 15, 2012, 15:58 PM IST

Nearly 1000 pilgrims stranded in Garhwal

Nearly 1000 pilgrims are stranded in various areas of Garhwal following a series of landslides in Uttarkashi and Chamoli districts.

Aug 03, 2012, 11:45 AM IST