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Kedarnath, Yamunotri close for winters

Kedarnath, Yamunotri close for winters

25 Oct 2014

Dehradun: The sacred portals of  Kedarnath and Yamunotri shrines in Garhwal Himalayas were closed on Saturday for winters after elaborate rituals held amid chanting of vedic hymns. Gates of Kedarnath, the most important of the four Himalayan shrines located in Uttarakhand were closed at 6 am for the season, the first after a devastating deluge ravaged large parts of Kedar Valley last year.

Kedarnath,   Yamunotri,   winters,   Kedarnath shrine,   Garhwal Himalayas,   Yamunotri shrine,   Uttarakhand,   Kedar Valley,  
Gangotri dham closes for winters

Gangotri dham closes for winters

24 Oct 2014

Dehradun: The sacred portals of Gangotri dham, one of the four major Himalayan shrines located in Uttarakhand, were closed for winters on Friday amid chanting of vedic hymns.

Gangotri dham,   Uttarakhand,   four major Himalayan shrines,   Makar Lagna,   Uttarakhand dham,  
<strong>Uttarakhand</strong>: Five washed away in rains, landslides hit state

Uttarakhand: Five washed away in rains, landslides hit state

12 Aug 2014

Dehradun: Five persons including two children were killed today in rain-related incidents in Uttarakhand which received light to medium rainfall in its various parts, resulting in landslides that also obstructed national highways in the hill state.

Uttarakhand,   landslide,   landslide in Uttarakhand,   rainfall,   rainfall in Uttarakhand,  
Seven killed in <strong>landslide</strong> in <strong>Uttarakhand</strong>; Prime Minister expresses grief

Seven killed in landslide in Uttarakhand; Prime Minister expresses grief

16 Aug 2014

Dehradun: Seven persons including a woman were killed here when three houses were buried in a landslide following heavy showers in the wee hours of the day, taking the toll to 24 in rain-related incidents in two days in Uttarakhand.

Uttrakhand,   landslide,   death toll,   rains,   natural calamity,   rain incident,  
One killed in Meghalaya <strong>landslide</strong>

One killed in Meghalaya landslide

06 Oct 2014

Shillong: One person was killed when his car was buried in the debris following a heavy landslide in Ri-Bhoi district of Meghalaya which left several thousand people stranded for long hours, police said on Monday.

Landslide in Meghalaya,   natural calamity,   landslide,   natural disaster,  
Taiwan, <strong>Uttarakhand</strong> to work in field of food processing

Taiwan, Uttarakhand to work in field of food processing

14 Oct 2014

Dehradun: Taiwan and Uttarakhand will jointly work in the field of food processing besides conducting cultural and educational exchange programmes with each other in the field of higher education.

Taiwan,   Uttarakhand,   food processing,   higher education,   Chief Minister,   Harish Rawat,   Kumaon University,   Graphic Era University,   Taipei Economic and Cultural Center,   Chung Kwang Tien,  
Make <strong>Uttarakhand</strong> part of 100 smart cities project: Harish Rawat

Make Uttarakhand part of 100 smart cities project: Harish Rawat

06 Oct 2014

Dehradun: Chief Minister Harish Rawat has asked the Centre to relax the norms and include Uttarakhand in its ambitious project of setting up 100 smart cities across the country.

Uttarakhand,   Uttarakhand CM,   Harish Rawat,   Smart cities,   Development projects,  
<strong>Uttarakhand</strong> needs commissionerate system of policing: DGP

Uttarakhand needs commissionerate system of policing: DGP

30 Sep 2014

Dehradun: Uttarakhand Police chief BS Sidhu on Tuesday favoured commissionerate system of police administration, saying it gives more legal powers to the force for better law and order in the state.

Uttarakhand Police chief,   BS Sidhu,   Chief Minister Harish Rawat,   Dehradun,   Haridwar ,  
Jammu-Srinagar National Highway reopens for traffic

Jammu-Srinagar National Highway reopens for traffic

16 Sep 2014

Srinagar/Jammu: In a boost to relief efforts in the flood-ravaged Kashmir Valley, the Jammu-Sringar National Highway re-opened on Tuesday for traffic after remaining closed for 13 days due to landslides triggered by incessant rains.    Engineers of Border Roads Organization (BRO) and Army restored the vital road link.

J&K floods,   J&K relief mission,   Jammu-Srinagar highway,   Jammu landslide,   BRO,   Ramban district landslide,  
11 missing in <strong>landslide</strong> in southwest China

11 missing in landslide in southwest China

01 Sep 2014

Beijing: Eleven coal miners went missing after a rain-triggered landslide hit a county in southwest China's Chongqing municipality on Monday. The landslide occurred when employees with the Yongfa coal mine in Yunyang County, were transferring from their dormitory to a safe location after torrential rains lashed the area.

11 missing,   landslide,   southwest China,   natural calamity,   disaster,   homeless,  

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