Uttarakhand News

In a first-of-its-kind order, Uttarakhand HC asks Ramdev's company to share profits with locals

In a first-of-its-kind order, Uttarakhand HC asks Ramdev's company to share profits with locals

The HC ordered the pharmacy to share Rs 2 crore out of its Rs 421-crore profit with the farmers of the raw product.

Dec 29, 2018, 10:13 AM IST
Dehradun: 2 dead, 3 injured dead after bridge collapses in Garhi Cantonment

Dehradun: 2 dead, 3 injured dead after bridge collapses in Garhi Cantonment

Two persons died and three were injured after a bridge collapsed in Garhi Cantonment in Uttarakhand's Dehradun district on Friday morning.

Dec 28, 2018, 09:58 AM IST
Uttarakhand: Good year for Kedarnath, the shrine not the movie

Uttarakhand: Good year for Kedarnath, the shrine not the movie

After the floods, the number of pilgrims visiting the temple town dropped from three lakh to just 40,000 in 2014. This year, it is a record seven lakh. 

Dec 22, 2018, 13:11 PM IST
7 killed, several injured in Uttarakhand road accident

7 killed, several injured in Uttarakhand road accident

In the accident, five other labourers were also critically injured. 

Dec 21, 2018, 14:34 PM IST
Former Uttarakhand Ayurved University Registrar Mrityunjay Mishra arrested on graft charges

Former Uttarakhand Ayurved University Registrar Mrityunjay Mishra arrested on graft charges

Mrityunjay Mishra has been arrested on charges of corruption.

Dec 03, 2018, 18:16 PM IST
Uttarakhand cabinet clears proposal to rename Dehradun's Jolly Grant airport after AB Vajpayee

Uttarakhand cabinet clears proposal to rename Dehradun's Jolly Grant airport after AB Vajpayee

A resolution to this effect will be passed during the Winter Session of the state assembly.

Nov 25, 2018, 12:41 PM IST
At least 2 dead, scores injured after bus carrying passengers falls into gorge in Uttarakhand

At least 2 dead, scores injured after bus carrying passengers falls into gorge in Uttarakhand

The mishap took place on Uttarkashi-Yamunotri Highway.

Nov 18, 2018, 13:38 PM IST
Uttarakhand civic body polls: Over 60% polling recorded, counting on November 20

Uttarakhand civic body polls: Over 60% polling recorded, counting on November 20

Polling is being held in 84 urban local bodies across Uttarakhand and the votes will be counted on November 20.

Nov 18, 2018, 08:56 AM IST
Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 jolts Uttarakhand's Pithoragarh district

Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 jolts Uttarakhand's Pithoragarh district

An earthquake of magnitude 5.0 on the Richter scale struck Pithoragarh district of Uttarakhand on Sunday, as reported by news agency ANI.

Nov 11, 2018, 14:10 PM IST
In a first, no deaths or major accident in this year's Kedarnath Yatra

In a first, no deaths or major accident in this year's Kedarnath Yatra

Zee News' Harendra Negi reports that the local administration has claimed not a single person on the risky pilgrimage was even injured -  a testament to the facilities extended this year.

Nov 10, 2018, 16:32 PM IST
#MeToo: Uttarakhand BJP general secretary Sanjay Kumar sacked over sexual harassment charges

#MeToo: Uttarakhand BJP general secretary Sanjay Kumar sacked over sexual harassment charges

Sanjay Kumar, Uttarakhand BJP general secretary, has been accused of sexual harassment by a woman.

Nov 04, 2018, 14:02 PM IST
Supreme Court slams brake on construction of all-weather road in Gangotri, Kedarnath

Supreme Court slams brake on construction of all-weather road in Gangotri, Kedarnath

Zee News correspondent Sandeep Gusai reports that the SC has asked state and central governments to submit their replies in the matter by November 15.

Oct 23, 2018, 16:59 PM IST
Sant Gopal Das, who is on indefinite fast to save River Ganga, admitted to AIIMS Rishikesh

Sant Gopal Das, who is on indefinite fast to save River Ganga, admitted to AIIMS Rishikesh

This comes two days after activist GD Agarwal died who was also on an indefinite fast to save River Ganga.

Oct 13, 2018, 17:29 PM IST
Activist GD Agarwal, who was on fast to save Ganga, dies in Rishikesh

Activist GD Agarwal, who was on fast to save Ganga, dies in Rishikesh

Agarwal was on an indefinite fast in Haridwar since June 22 in a bid to urge the government to clean river Ganga.

Oct 11, 2018, 16:23 PM IST
Wanted to make Gujarat like South Korea when I was CM: PM Narendra Modi

Wanted to make Gujarat like South Korea when I was CM: PM Narendra Modi

PM Modi on Sunday inaugurated the investors summit in Uttarakhand.

Oct 07, 2018, 19:24 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi inaugurates two-day Investors Summit in Uttarakhand

PM Narendra Modi inaugurates two-day Investors Summit in Uttarakhand

The two-day Destination Uttarakhand Investors' Summit 2018 is likely to bring in huge investment for the state.

Oct 07, 2018, 12:13 PM IST
Earthquake of 3.4-magnitude hits Uttarakhand's Udham Singh Nagar

Earthquake of 3.4-magnitude hits Uttarakhand's Udham Singh Nagar

The tremors were felt at around 8:37 pm.

Oct 06, 2018, 21:57 PM IST
8 killed, 5 injured as bus rolls down gorge in Uttarakhand's Sonagarh

8 killed, 5 injured as bus rolls down gorge in Uttarakhand's Sonagarh

The injured people have been shifted to the district hospital.

Oct 05, 2018, 18:38 PM IST
Uttarakhand Assembly passes resolution seeking 'Rashtra Mata' status for cow

Uttarakhand Assembly passes resolution seeking 'Rashtra Mata' status for cow

The resolution, which was passed unanimously, was moved by state Animal Husbandry Minister Rekha Arya and passed.

Sep 19, 2018, 23:21 PM IST
Three minors among nine arrested for gang-raping Class 10 student in Dehradun

Three minors among nine arrested for gang-raping Class 10 student in Dehradun

The juvenile girl was allegedly gang-raped by 4-5 persons in Dehradun last month.

Sep 19, 2018, 10:30 AM IST