05 May 2016
Fort McMurray: Alberta declared a state of emergency as crews frantically held back wind-whipped wildfires that have already torched 1,600 homes and other buildings in Canada's main oil sands city of Fort McMurray, forcing more than 80,000 residents to flee.
12 Mar 2016
Hurricane Sandy caused more damage than any other storm in US history, with an economic impact in the region of USD 50,000 million. Hundreds of millions of geo-located tweets making reference to this topic were collected from 50 metropolitan areas in the US.
18 May 2016
Dehradun: Soaring temperatures in Uttarakhand reignited forest fires in the hill state today, with nearly 180 hectares of green cover gutted in the fresh fire incidents in Uttarkashi district.
23 May 2016
Dehradun: Ten labourers were killed and five others injured after landslide hit Chakrata area of the district in the wee hours today.
24 May 2016
New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation today began questioning Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat in an alleged political horse-trading case, in the wake of a "sting" video showing him offering bribes to buy legislative support in the state assembly.
17 Sep 2011
Uttarakhand, an abode blessed with Himalayan peaks, glaciers and dense forests and referred as Land of Gods (Devbhoomi) has transformed into a 'land of disaster'. Each year hundreds of locals fall victim to natural disasters in the hill state.
26 May 2016
New Delhi: State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) today reported a 12 per cent rise in its March quarter net profit after the government exempted it from payment of fuel subsidy.
24 May 2016
The Uttarakhand Board 10th Result 2016 and Uttarakhand 12th Result 2016 have been Declared. Students can check their Uttarakhand Result 2016 online on official website uaresults.nic.in and ubse.uk.gov.in.
27 Oct 2015
New Delhi: With the high voltage earthquake measuring 7.5 magnitude, that jolted Pakistan, Afghanistan and some parts of North India yesterday, once again pointed out towards a very strange coincidence linked to the date 26th. If you look back at the date 26, you will surely come across some strange and shocking connections of natural disasters occurring on the day.
12 May 2016
Dehradun: A day after being reinstated, Chief Minister Harish Rawat today made a courtesy call to Uttarakhand Governor Krishna Kant Paul along with his cabinet colleagues.