03 Mar 2015
Dehradun: Two army jawans were killed and another went missing when a snow avalanche triggered by incessant rains and heavy snowfall in the higher reaches of Uttarakhand hills over the past two days hit Siyalekh check-post on India-China border in Pithoragarh district.
28 Feb 2015
Dehradun: The MeT department here issues warning for heavy rain and snowfall in some area starting from 48 hours starting from Sunday, advised people not to go to the mountains.
27 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Cutting across party lines, members united in Rajya Sabha on Friday to seek stringent punishment for perpetrators of acid attacks in the wake of rising incidents in the country, saying the incidents inflict undescribable pain on the body and minds of the victims.
28 Jun 2013
Senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha on Thursday made a veiled attack on Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on the issue of rescuing Uttarakhand victims from his state alone, saying that no politician should be parochial in his approach while saving lives of the stranded people.
23 Feb 2015
Jammu: At a time when the situation in Jammu and Kashmir was limping back to normalcy and people were slowly rebuilding their lives after the devastating floods in September last year, the deadly swine flu virus has added more pain to their misery.
25 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Amidst the hullabaloo over the 'sabbatical' of Rahul Gandhi ahead of the key Budget Session of Parliament, a Congress leader on Wednesday claimed that contrary to popular perception that the Gandhi scion is enjoying holidays in Bangkok, the Congress vice president is camping in Uttarakhand.
27 Feb 2015
Dehradun: Noting that the new rail budget makes no provision either for survey of new tracks nor any announcement of new trains for Uttarakhand, Chief Minister Harish Rawat said it has disappointed him not just as CM but also personally.
21 Feb 2015
Colombo: Sri Lankan government has approved a bill for the protection of victims and witnesses of crimes, seen as reflection of the new government's will to implement reforms.
11 Jan 2015
Srinagar: Imposition of Centre’s rule in Jammu and Kashmir has raised hopes among the victims of last year’s devastating floods that the process of rehabilitation will be expedited now even as the political parties continue to blame each other for enforcement of Governor’s rule in the state.
25 Jan 2015
New Delhi: US President Barack Obama was served a sumptuous array of vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes, including "Gujarati Kadhi" - tangy curry made from buttermilk and gram flour, and "Bhuna Gosht Boti" - tender pieces of lamb cooked in tomato and onion masala, at the lunch hosted by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the Hyderabad House here.