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Dehradun restaurants to remain open for take away, food deliveries amid lockdown due to coronavirus COVID-19

Dehradun restaurants to remain open for take away, food deliveries amid lockdown due to coronavirus COVID-19

The Chief Minister had held a meeting with Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly Speaker Premchandra Agarwal, among others, on the situation. 

Mar 28, 2020, 09:40 AM IST
First coronavirus case reported in Dehradun, patient a trainee IFS officer

First coronavirus case reported in Dehradun, patient a trainee IFS officer

A trainee IFS officer was tested coronavirus positive in Dehradun on Sunday (March 15, 2020) which makes it the first case of coronavirus in Uttrakhand. As per reports, six IFS officer who went for a

Mar 15, 2020, 19:33 PM IST
Himachal, Uttarakhand receives fresh snowfall

Himachal, Uttarakhand receives fresh snowfall

According to Skymet, a private weather forecasting agency, there will be light to moderate showers in the northern districts of Punjab and Haryana today.

Mar 07, 2020, 10:09 AM IST
Kedarnath gates to reopen on April 29 for devotees

Kedarnath gates to reopen on April 29 for devotees

The auspicious hour and date for the reopening of the famous Himalayan shrine in Uttarakhand were announced at a religious ceremony held on the occasion of Shivratri at the Omkareshwar temple in

Feb 21, 2020, 13:23 PM IST
5 dead, one injured after car falls into 300-feet-deep gorge near Devprayag

5 dead, one injured after car falls into 300-feet-deep gorge near Devprayag

However, the heavy rainfall in the area is affecting the rescue operation being carried out there.

Jan 16, 2020, 12:44 PM IST
Rain alert in Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand for Jan 13: IMD

Rain alert in Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand for Jan 13: IMD

Isolated thunderstorm along with hail and lightning is also likely over the Western Himalayan region, Punjab, Haryana, and Chandigarh on January 13, said IMD.

Jan 11, 2020, 10:13 AM IST
Pithoragarh assembly bypoll: Watch live streaming of counting of votes on Zee News

Pithoragarh assembly bypoll: Watch live streaming of counting of votes on Zee News

The counting of votes for the assembly bypoll held recently in Uttarakhand's Pithoragarh district will be held on Thursday, November 28.

Nov 28, 2019, 07:56 AM IST
Pithoragarh assembly bypoll: Counting of votes on November 28

Pithoragarh assembly bypoll: Counting of votes on November 28

The by-election was necessitated after the death of Prakash Pant, the state cabinet minister, in June.

Nov 27, 2019, 21:04 PM IST
Polling underway in Pithoragarh assembly seat in Uttarakhand

Polling underway in Pithoragarh assembly seat in Uttarakhand

The by-poll on the seat was necessitated after the death of finance and parliamentary affairs minister Prakash Panth on June 6 this year.

Nov 25, 2019, 12:54 PM IST
Earthquake measuring 3.4 hits Uttarakhand's Chamoli; no injury reported

Earthquake measuring 3.4 hits Uttarakhand's Chamoli; no injury reported

No loss of life or injury has been reported so far.

Nov 24, 2019, 14:46 PM IST
Roorkee municipal corporation election: Polling underway, counting of votes on Nov 24

Roorkee municipal corporation election: Polling underway, counting of votes on Nov 24

According to reports, polling is being held at nearly 149 polling booths across 53 polling centers in Roorkee.

Nov 22, 2019, 13:17 PM IST
Uttarakhand Minister's social media accounts hacked

Uttarakhand Minister's social media accounts hacked

Uttarakhand Urban Development Minister Madan Mohan Kaushik social media account was hacked in the second attempt made from Slovakia. According to information, the first attempt to hack the accounts

Nov 02, 2019, 12:13 PM IST
IAF helicopters evacuate crashed civilian chopper from Kedarnath

IAF helicopters evacuate crashed civilian chopper from Kedarnath

The aircraft had crashed at the helipad near the Kedarnath shrine a few days back. "On the dawn of Saturday, the two helicopters were pressed into action, with one of them tasked to provide

Oct 27, 2019, 14:20 PM IST
Uttarakhand: Pithoragarh bypoll to take place on November 25

Uttarakhand: Pithoragarh bypoll to take place on November 25

According to an EC release, notification for the by-election to 44-Pithoragarh constituency will be issued on October 30. The last date of filing nomination papers is November 6 and scrutiny of

Oct 25, 2019, 21:05 PM IST
CBI files FIR against ex-Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat in horse-trading case

CBI files FIR against ex-Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat in horse-trading case

In a major trouble for former Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Wednesday filed a case against Rawat in connection with a 2016 sting video that

Oct 23, 2019, 18:06 PM IST
21-year-old Ragini Arya becomes youngest candidate to win Uttarakhand Panchayat election

21-year-old Ragini Arya becomes youngest candidate to win Uttarakhand Panchayat election

Arya won the election with a margin of 383 votes defeating her rival candidates.

Oct 21, 2019, 20:19 PM IST
Boulder falls on vehicles in Uttarakhand's Kedarnath; 3 killed, 7 missing

Boulder falls on vehicles in Uttarakhand's Kedarnath; 3 killed, 7 missing

The incident took place on Saturday night near Chandikadhar on Kedarnath road, about 60 km from Rudraprayag district headquarters. 

Oct 20, 2019, 10:19 AM IST
Landslide in Uttarakhand's Rudraprayag; three injured, two missing

Landslide in Uttarakhand's Rudraprayag; three injured, two missing

Three people were injured while two others are missing after a landslide occurred near Chandikadhar area of Rudraprayag district in Uttarakhand on Saturday. 

Oct 20, 2019, 07:15 AM IST
Uttarakhand: 7 dead in car accident near bridge in Tehri Garhwal

Uttarakhand: 7 dead in car accident near bridge in Tehri Garhwal

Identities of the deceased are yet be revealed by police. A team of State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) is present at the spot.

Oct 15, 2019, 09:39 AM IST
Uttarakhand: Eight dead, five injured after vehicle falls into Kail river

Uttarakhand: Eight dead, five injured after vehicle falls into Kail river

Eight people died, five others were injured and one person was missing after a vehicle fell into Kail river in Tharali Tehsil on Sunday. State Disaster Response Force Superintendent of Police Tripti

Oct 13, 2019, 23:36 PM IST