Pithoragarh district

3 dead as rainwater inundates house after cloudburst in Uttarakhand

One man and two women were killed, while several others got injured in a cloudburst in Uttarakhand's Pithoragarh district's Timtia village, in the wee hours of Saturday.

Sep 07, 2019, 13:17 PM IST

Four killed, 6 soldiers missing in Uttarakhand floods

The disaster occurred near Malpa, washing away 14 persons. Four bodies have been recovered but the six soldiers and four others remained untraced.

Aug 14, 2017, 16:39 PM IST

Locals, securitymen use Nepal SIM on borders; MHA raises alarm

Local residents and even security personnel are using Nepalese SIM cards in border areas.

Oct 20, 2015, 21:32 PM IST

Mild tremors in Pithoragarh district of Uttarakhand

Mild tremors were today felt in the Pithoragarh district of Uttarakhand, MeT office said. A mild earthquake measuring 4.1 on the Richter scale hit Pithoragarh and adjoining areas at 5.6 PM, the MeT office said.

Jul 03, 2014, 20:21 PM IST

70-year-old man held for raping girls in residential school

A 70-year-old owner of a private school in Pithoragarh district has been arrested for allegedly raping minor girl students residing in his school hostel.

Mar 20, 2014, 19:33 PM IST

Uttarakhand: 15 killed, seven injured as vehicle falls into gorge

Fifteen persons were killed and seven seriously injured when the vehicle they were travelling in fell into a deep gorge in Pithoragarh district early Wednesday.

Nov 20, 2013, 13:17 PM IST

One killed in landslide in Uttarakhand, efforts on to trace Almora SDM

One person was killed and another severely injured in a landslide in Uttarakhand`s Pithoragarh district on Sunday.

Aug 04, 2013, 22:03 PM IST