30 Jun 2013
In what appears to be contradictory statements over the death toll in rain ravaged Uttarakhand, Speaker Govind Singh Kunjwal suggested it over 10,000, while Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde pegged it around 900.
01 Jan 2014
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna asked the people to collectively take on the challenge of reconstructing the calamity-hit state.
02 Jan 2014
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna has issued orders to build shelter homes for people living in the open in severe cold across the state.
29 Jun 2013
With 2,000 people left to be evacuated from places including Badrinath and Harsil, the defence forces have deployed around 50 helicopters and over 8,000 troops in flood-hit Uttarakhand.
23 Nov 2013
Mumbai: Model-actress Bruna Abdullah, known for her steamy scenes in adult comedy "Grand Masti", is winning appreciation for her chemistry with boyfriend Omar Farooque in the celebrity couple dance reality show "Nach Baliye 6". She says it's not fabricated.
15 Jan 2014
Singapore: Oil prices slipped on profit-taking in Asian trade on Wednesday following a recent rally, while the return of Libyan crude boosted supplies and dented demand.
15 Jul 2013
Hoping against hope, Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna on Monday refused to declare dead the 5,748 persons missing after the June 16 calamity in Uttarakhand, saying the mission to find them will not be given up.
25 Jun 2013
Telecom operator Idea Cellular will put in place helpline numbers for tracking last locations of its subscribers in flood-hit Uttarakhand from June 25.
23 Jun 2013
After a brief suspension due to bad weather early in the morning, the rescue operations in rain- hit Uttarakhand resumed on Sunday on a war footing to evacuate 22,000 pilgrims still stranded in high altitude areas amid a MeT department warning of light to moderate rains in the region from Monday.
23 Jun 2013
Air operations to rescue stranded people in flood-hit Uttarakhand have been suspended due to overcast conditions but the ground operations are on, Indo Tibetan Border Police chief Ajay Chadha said on Sunday.