11 Apr 2014
Balasore (Odisha): Bharatiya Janata Party’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Friday accused the Congress of remembering the country’s poor only during the time of elections.
11 Apr 2014
Mumbai: Uttarakhand, recovering from an unprecedented natural disaster last year, is all geared up to revive its tourism sector and pinning hopes on a good response to the annual Chardham Yatra beginning from May.
13 Jan 2014
Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government would soon disburse financial assistance to the relatives of those who died in last year’s flash flood in Uttarakhand, officials said on Monday.
01 Apr 2014
Dehradun: The sacred portals of Gangotri shrine in the Himalayas will be thrown open to devotees on the occasion of Akshaya Tritiya on May 2 to mark the beginning of the annual Char Dham pilgrimage this year.
04 Apr 2014
Guwahati: The recurring flood and erosion problem, housing for the poor, welfare schemes for tea garden workers, Adivasis, backward classes and SHGs are the main issues dominating the coming Lok Sabha elections in Assam.
25 Mar 2014
New Delhi: A sunken car that became one of the iconic images of flooding on the Somerset Levels has been put up for sale on eBay for 1, 01,100 pounds.
29 Jun 2013
One of the most sought-after tourist destinations in the country, Nainital, is no longer safe from the threat of landslides. Concerned about the indiscriminate construction activities that have been going on for the past two-three decades, geologists have called for a complete stop to these activities.
27 Feb 2014
Gopeshwar (Uttarakhand): The sacred portals of the Himalayan shrine of Kedarnath will be thrown open for devotees on May 4 after a six month closure during winter when the area remains snowbound.
10 Mar 2014
New Delhi: Taking a cue from the mass devastation and destruction caused by flash floods and landslides last year in Uttarakhand, the government has brought in the use of technology to make things easier for the pilgrims, who will leave for Kedarnath this year.
02 Jul 2013
Wearing a white frock with violet flowers and her two tiny legs in a plaster, a two-and-a-half-year-old girl, who has attracted media attention after she got separated in the deluge from her parents in Kedarnath but was rescued, is not happy just clutching to her big bright doll.