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Hooch tragedy survivors suffer blindness

Hooch tragedy survivors suffer blindness

Nearly a dozen people in several villages of Haridwar and adjoining Saharanpur district too have lost their vision.

Feb 21, 2019, 17:00 PM IST
Mercury drops in Uttarakhand after fresh snowfall

Mercury drops in Uttarakhand after fresh snowfall

The state capital Dehradun has also witnessed increase in cold weather conditions in the past 24-hours but a sunny day has saved people from the bite of the increasing cold.   

Dec 11, 2018, 08:40 AM IST
Uttarakhand civic body polls counting day Live: BJP bags 3 Mayoral seats, Independent candidates outshine

Uttarakhand civic body polls counting day Live: BJP bags 3 Mayoral seats, Independent candidates outshine

The number of Independent candidates on the winning side is expected to touch 200 even as BJP and Congress remain in double digits.

Nov 20, 2018, 07:58 AM IST
Hailstorm warning for 4 districts in Uttarakhand; snowfall, rain add to chill

Hailstorm warning for 4 districts in Uttarakhand; snowfall, rain add to chill

The Meteorological Department on Sunday issued hailstorm alert for four districts in Uttarakhand for the next 24 hours. 

Nov 04, 2018, 20:23 PM IST
Rohingya or Bangladeshi, infiltrators will be thrown out of the state: Uttrakhand CM Trivendra Singh Rawat

Rohingya or Bangladeshi, infiltrators will be thrown out of the state: Uttrakhand CM Trivendra Singh Rawat

Uttarakhand Cheif Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on Thursday took a jibe at infiltrators saying that he won't allow any outsiders in his state.

Sep 14, 2018, 10:37 AM IST
Schools shut in Dehradun, IMD warns of heavy rainfall in Uttarakhand

Schools shut in Dehradun, IMD warns of heavy rainfall in Uttarakhand

Streets in Dehradun were waterlogged on Sunday after heavy rainfall.

Aug 05, 2018, 19:55 PM IST
Planning Uttarakhand getaway? Rains may spoil your trip

Planning Uttarakhand getaway? Rains may spoil your trip

IMD predicts heavy rainfall in Uttarakhand. Dehradun, Nainital among the affected areas.

Aug 04, 2018, 11:17 AM IST
Watch: Two cars get washed away on flooded street moments after narrow escape for occupants

Watch: Two cars get washed away on flooded street moments after narrow escape for occupants

The occupants struggled to come out of the car for a long time before making their way to safety just as the cars were swept away.

Jul 30, 2018, 22:04 PM IST
Driving to Uttarakhand hills? Met department warns of very heavy rainfall

Driving to Uttarakhand hills? Met department warns of very heavy rainfall

Uttarakhand will get heavy to very heavy rainfall till Monday and locals and tourists are being advised to exercise caution.

Jul 21, 2018, 10:12 AM IST
Appraisal season: Uttarakhand MLAs give themselves a 100% salary hike

Appraisal season: Uttarakhand MLAs give themselves a 100% salary hike

With the passage of the new bill, wages and allowances of MLAs and former MLAs will be increased in the hill state.

Mar 26, 2018, 19:28 PM IST
Uttarakhand: 5 dead, 4 injured after vehicle falls into gorge

Uttarakhand: 5 dead, 4 injured after vehicle falls into gorge

At least five people died and four were injured after a vehicle fell into a gorge in Uttarkashi, on Monday.

Feb 12, 2018, 09:59 AM IST
Shocking: Two killed after Honda City car falls into river

Shocking: Two killed after Honda City car falls into river

The car gradually went completely down and under before being fished out using ropes and with the help of locals who had gathered at the scene.

Jan 04, 2018, 17:24 PM IST
Heavy snowfall hits Kedarnath, temperature plunges to below freezing

Heavy snowfall hits Kedarnath, temperature plunges to below freezing

Heavy snowfall began from the evening here and in a few hours, a seven-foot cover was recorded. Even as the temperature plunged, wind speed resulted in real-feel temperature falling even further.

Jan 02, 2018, 18:43 PM IST
Zee Media Group launches Zee Uttar Pradesh Uttarakhand channel

Zee Media Group launches Zee Uttar Pradesh Uttarakhand channel

The channel was launched at an event in Lucknow which had UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath as the chief guest.

Dec 22, 2017, 15:26 PM IST

Arun Jaitley releases BJP's poll manifesto for Uttarakhand

Union Finance Minister and senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley on Saturday released the party`s manifesto -- `Vision Document` -- for the Uttarakhand Assembly polls.

Feb 04, 2017, 18:35 PM IST

Tirath appointed BJP national secretary

Former Uttarakhand BJP chief Tirath Singh Rawat was on Saturday appointed as the party's national secretary, a move being seen in political circles here as an attempt to appease the sulking leader

Feb 04, 2017, 18:21 PM IST

Himachal temple offerings dip by 40 percent after demonetisation

Officials in temples said, the cash offerings had fallen up to 40 percent and the footfall of devotees had also declined by almost half since the demonetisation.

Nov 25, 2016, 13:23 PM IST