30 Mar 2016
Dehradun: The Centre today moved the Uttarakhand High Court challenging an interim order by a single bench directing a floor test in the Assembly on March 31, days after President's Rule was imposed in the state.
20 Aug 2012
Rains continued to lash most parts of Uttarakhand for the third day on Monday, triggering fresh cloudbursts and landslides and affecting normal life.
27 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Uttarakhand was today brought under President's rule by the Centre on grounds of "breakdown of governance" in a controversial decision which comes in the wake of a political crisis triggered by a rebellion in the ruling Congress.
17 Nov 2015
London: As many as 50 percent of all natural history specimens held in museums across the world could be wrongly named, according to a new study by researchers from Oxford University and the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh.
17 Nov 2015
New Delhi: India has taken initiative for the paradigm shift in disaster management from relief centric to a holistic one and drawing the best practices around the world to improve its system and processes for disaster management, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said today.
09 Jul 2013
India's Under-19 World Cup winning captain Unmukt Chand has donated Rs 1 lakh in Mukhya Mantri Rahat Kosh for Uttrakhand flood victims.
07 Jul 2013
In a veiled reference to reports that Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi had rescued 15,000 Gujaratis from Uttarakhand, former Uttar Pradesh CM Mayawati on Sunday said that BSP condemns a political party whose leader seeks to become a Prime Ministerial candidate but talks about saving people only from his own state.
01 Jul 2013
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday met the family members of Sudhakar Yadav, who died in a helicopter crash in Uttarakhand during a rescue operation, at his ancestral village Ashrafabad in Sant Kabir Nagar.
12 Jul 2013
The Supreme Court on Friday asked the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) to apprise it within two weeks about the status of rescue operations in rain-ravaged Uttarakhand.
30 Jun 2013
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna on Sunday turned down offers from his Gujarat counterpart Narendra Modi and others for reconstruction of the Kedarnath shrine, saying it will be done by his government and the temple committee.